Bylaws and Policies

BlueSky Bylaws

Board Election Process

For Board member responsibilities and candidate form, go to the Board Positions page, here.



Series 100: School District Policies

1.1.1 Statement of Mission

1.2 Equal Education Opportunity Policy

Series 200: School Board Policies

2.1 Board Election Process

2.2 Board Member Training

2.2.1 Board Development Plan

2.3 Board Committees

Board & Administrative Committees and Charges

2.4.1 Conflict of Interest – Board of Directors

2.4.2 Prohibition Against Sexual, Religious, and Racial Harassment and Violence

2.4.3 Gifts to Employees and Board Members

2.5 Open and Closed Meetings policy.pdf

2.6 Acceptance and Administration of Gifts

2.7 Executive Director Hiring, Supervision and Evaluation

2.8 Tort Liability

2.9 Nepotism

Series 300: Administration Policies

3.1 Record Retention-Destruction

3.2 Administration of the MGDPA (Data Practices)

3.3 Personal Computer Use for School Business

Series 400: Employee/Personnel Policies

4.1.1 Equal Educational and Employment Opportunity Policy

4.1.2 At-Will Employment Policy

4.1.3 Criminial Background Checks Policy

4.2.1 Public and Private Personnel Data

4.2.5 Staff Development Policy.pdf

4.3.1 Employee Benefits

4.3.2 Salary and Wage Compensation System

4.3.3 Purchase of Group Health Insurance Coverage

4.4.1 Family and Medical Leave Act

4.4.2 Minnesota Parental Leave Act

4.5.1 Prohibition Against Unfair Discriminatory Practices in Employment & Grievance Procedures

4.5.2 Code of Conduct for Employees Licensed by the Board of Teaching

4.5.3 Employee Ethics and Conflicts of Interest

4.5.4 Outside Employment

4.5.6 Use of Reasonable and Prohibition on use of Corporal Punishment

4.6.1 Health and Safety – Employee Right to Know

4.6.2 Bloodborne Pathogens

4.6.3 Communicable Diseases and Infections

4.6.4 Drug Free Workplace Drug Free School

4.6.5 Referring of Firearms Possessor

4.6.6 Weapons on School Grounds

4.6.7 Notification to Staff of Violent Student Behavior

4.7.1 Maltreatment of Minors – Mandatory Reporting reviewed

4.8.1 Use of Internet Email Computers Voicemail & Other Electronics

4.8.2 Employee Use of Social Media and Guidelines

4.9 Employees Rights Regarding Termination

4.10 Whistleblower

4.11 Teacher Evaluation

Series 500: Student Policies

5.1.1 Admissions Policy with Lottery

5.2.1 Online Attendance and Absences

5.2.2 Compulsory Attendance

5.2.3 Online Attendance – Supplemental

5.3.1 Student Educational Data

5.3.2 Adjudicated Juveniles

5.3.3 Directory Information

5.3.4 Transfer of Educational Records

5.3.5 Student Surveys and Opt Out

5.3.6 Repeating Courses

5.4.1 Prohibition Against Unfair Discriminatory Practices in Education and Grievance Procedures

5.4.2 Bullying Prevention and Response

5.4.3 Anti-Hazing

5.4.4 Student Discipline

5.4.5 Pupil Fair Dismissal Process

5.4.6 Dress Code-Religious Neutral

5.5.1 Chemical Use and Abuse

5.5.3 Tobacco Free Environment

5.5.5 Communicable Disesases and Infections-Students

5.5.9 Weapons on School Grounds

5.6.1 Section 504 Accomodations

BlueSky does not use Restrictive Procedures and therefore does not have a policy on the use of restraints for students.

5.6.3 Removal of Students with IEPs

5.7.1 Tennessen Warning

5.7.3 Students’ Free Speech Rights

5.8.1 Cyberbullying-prohibitied Use of Technology

5.8.2 Internet and Educational Network Safety and Acceptable Use

5.8.3 Use of Social Media in School

5.9.1 Student Extra-Curricular Participation

5.9.2 English Language Program

5.9.3 Retesting of District Standardized Assessments

Series 600: Education Policies

6.2 Length of School Year and School Calendar

6.4.1 Release Time for Religious Events and Religious Accommodation

6.4.2 Equal Access of Facilities

6.6 Pledge of Allegiance

6.7 Field Trips and Travel

6.8 Parent Involvement

6.9 Compliance with Academic Standards and Authorizer Contract

6.10 Curriculum Development

6.11 Limits on Testing

6.12 Inclusive Educational Program

Series 700: Non-Instructional Operations Policies

7.1 Segregation of Duties

7.2.1 Board Approval of Vendor Contracts

7.2.2 Bidding for Services from Authorizer

7.3.1 Adoption of School Budget and Expenditure

7.3.3 Fundraising

7.3.4 Student Fee Requirements and Prohibitions

7.3.5 Electronic Transfer of Funds

7.4 Data Access Policy for Members of the Public

7.5 Annual Audit

7.6 Prompt Payment of Bills

7.7 Sale or Purchase of State Property

7.8 Designation of Depositories

7.9 Collateral Requirements for Depositories

7.10 Investestments

7.11 Safekeeping of Investments, Contracts and Agreements

7.12 Fund Balance

Series 800: Building & Sites Policies

8.1 Dissolution and Closure

8.2 Complaint Process

8.3 Crisis Management

8.8 Distribution of Noncurricular Materials by Employees & Students

8.10 Facilities Use

Series 900: School District Community Relations Policies