423P - Contests

  • Contests or other activities sponsored by agencies outside the schools that involve participation by students or the granting of awards or prizes to students may be announced, promoted, or permitted within the schools only with the approval of the superintendent. The superintendent may approve only contests or other activities that support the instructional program approved for the students or that offer a worthy educational experience for the students involved. The superintendent may not approve any contests or activity being promoted for purely commercial purposes.

    Student participation in contests shall be voluntary, and no compulsory fees shall be charged the students for participation.


    Adopted: February 6, 1990