New Hanover County Schools


Engaging Students, Achieving Excellence


Series 1000:  School Board Governance and Operations

Series 1000 of this manual includes policies related to the school system's legal role in providing public education and the underlying principles on which the school system operates. The policies in this section provide a setting for all New Hanover County Board of Education policies.

This section also includes policies about the Board of Education, how it is elected and organized; how it conducts its meetings; and how it establishes its internal operating procedures.

Policy Number Title Date Adopted/ Revised/Reviewed
1000 School Administrative Unit Legal Status 08/01/17
1100 Vision, Mission, Goals 08/01/17
1200 Board Of Education Legal Status And Election Of Board Members 08/01/17
1220 Board Of Education Powers And Duties 08/01/17
1230 Organization Of The Board Of Education 08/01/17
1232 Board Of Education Officers 08/01/17
1234 Board Of Education Committees/Representatives/Appointments 09/10/19
1235 Appointments To The Cape Fear Community College Board Of Trustees 05/0719
1236 Board Of Education Member Expenses 04/05/11
1240 Code of Ethics for Board of Education Members 10/03/17
1242 Board Of Education Member Conflict Of Interest 08/07/18
1250 Claims And Judgments 08/01/17
1310 Board Of Education Meetings 06/04/19
1312 Board Of Education Closed Sessions 08/01/17
1316 Notification Of Board Of Education Meetings 08/01/17
1320 Board Of Education Agenda Format 02/05/19
1322 Board Of Education Agenda Preparation And Dissemination 08/01/17
1340 Board Of Education Minutes 08/01/17
1350 Community Participation At Board Of Education Meetings 08/01/17
1400 Board of Education-Superintendent Legislation of Policies 08/01/17
1402 Relations with the Board of Education and Superintendent 08/01/17
1410 Attorney For The Board Of Education 11/22/19
1520 Policy Development, Adoption, And Dissemination 08/01/17
1550 Administration In Policy Absence 08/01/17
1600 The Community And The Board Of Education 08/01/17
1601 Role Of Board Members In Handling Complaints 10/03/17
1602 Civil Conduct 04/02/19
1605 Shared Decision Making 08/01/17
1650 Recognition Of Accomplishments 10/03/17
1660 New Hanover County Board of Education Student Scholarships 06/04/19
1670 Liaison With Board Of Education Associations 08/01/17
1710 Nondiscrimination 04/02/19
1810 Evaluation Of Board Of Education Operational Procedures 08/01/17
1820 Evaluation Of The Superintendent 10/03/17