School Board

Sample Handbooks

A school handbook provides students, parents, and faculty with important information about policies and procedures. But what should a handbook include? And how should it be structured? These sample... Read More

LCS Code of Regulations & Conflict of Interest Policy

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These two documents from Legacy Christian School—a code of regulations and a conflict of interest policy—seek to establish organizational clarity and effective governance. Offered here as template... Read More

IMF School Family Handbook

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A handbook containing information, expectations, and policies for parents and students at Interlake Mennonite Fellowship School. Offered here as a template for schools looking to develop their own par... Read More

LCS Parent & Student Handbook

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A handbook containing information, expectations, and policies for parents and students at Legacy Christian School. Offered here as a template for schools looking to develop their own parent-student ha... Read More

PCA Parent-Student Handbook

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A handbook containing information, expectations, and policies for parents and students at Pioneer Christian Academy. Offered here as a template for schools looking to develop their own parent-student ... Read More

PCA Staff Handbook

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This handbook contains information, expectations, and policies for staff at Pioneer Christian Academy. Offered here as a template for schools looking to develop their own staff handbooks. Courtesy C... Read More

Onboarding the First-Year Teacher

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Excellent communication between teacher and school board is vital for a productive and profitable learning environment in the classroom. Building a good relationship between all levels of school staff... Read More

Principles of Teacher Compensation

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What principles inform your board discussions and decisions about teacher salaries? In this recent workshop recording from the Christian School Administration Institute, Philip encourages boards to co... Read More

“Called to Serve: The Role of the Christian School Board”: Additional Resources

Documents for School Boards “Boards, Principals, and Administrators: Who Does What?” by Jonas Sauder Who Does What? (thedockforlearning.org) “Board Job Descriptions” by Gerald Miller B... Read More

Strengths and Weaknesses of Boards

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Undoubtedly, God has used and is using boards to effectively lead and bless schools. In what areas does management by boards excel? How do we capitalize on the strengths of the board leadership model?... Read More