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BY LAWS (1000)


ORGANIZATION OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION

School District and Board of Education Legal Status and Authority 1110
Board of Education Members - Qualifications Numbers and Terms of Office 1120

NOMINATION AND ELECTION OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEMBERS

Board of Education Members-Nomination and Election 1210
Reporting of Expenditures and Contributions 1220
Resignation and Dismissal 1230

THE ROLE OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION

Powers and Duties of the Board 1310
Nomination and Election of Board Officers and Duties of the President and Vice President 1320
Appointments and Designations by the Board of Education 1330
Duties of the District Clerk 1331
Duties of the School District Treasurer 1332
Duties of the External (Independent) Auditor 1334
Appointment and Duties Of the Claims Auditor 1335
Duties of the Extra-classroom Activity Fund Treasurer 1336
Duties of the School Attorney 1337
Duties of the School Physician Nurse Practitioner 1338
Duties of the Internal Auditor 1339

BOARD POLICY

Policy and Administrative Regulations 1410

MEETINGS OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION

Regular Board Meetings and Rules 1510
Agenda Format 1511
Public Participation at Board Meetings 1512
Special Meetings Of The Board of Education 1520
Minutes 1530
Executive Sessions 1540

MEETINGS OF THE DISTRICT

Annual District Meeting and Election Budget Vote 1610
Annual Organization Meeting 1620
Legal Qualifications of Voters at School District 1630
Absentee Ballots 1640
Submission of Questions and Propositions at Annual Elections and Special District Meetings 1650


INTERNAL OPERATIONS (2000)


INTERNAL OPERATIONS

Orienting New Board Members 2110
Board Member Training on Financial Oversight, Accountability and Fiduciary Responsibilities 2120

BOARD OF EDUCATION COMMITTEES

Committees of the Board 2210
Advisory Committees to the Board 2211

BOARD OF EDUCATION ACTIVITIES

Membership in Associations 2310
Attendance by Board Members at Conferences, Conventions and Workshops 2320
Compensation and Expenses 2330


COMMUNITY RELATIONS (3000)


SCHOOL COMMUNITY RELATIONS

Media - Municipal Government - Senior Citizens 3110
School District Standards and Guidelines for Web Page Publishing 3120
Flag Display 3140
School Volunteers 3150

PARTICIPATION BY THE PUBLIC

Visitors to the School 3210
Public Complaints 3230
Information Dissemination 3240
Parent-Teacher Association 3250
Solicitation of Charitable Donations 3271
Advertising in the Schools 3272
Public Sales on School Property 3273
Use of School Facilities, Materials and Equipment 3280
Use of School Facilities 3280.1
Operation of Motor-Driven Vehicles on District Property 3290

DISTRICT RECORDS

Public Access to Records 3310
Confidentiality of Computerized Information 3320
Parent's Bill of Rights For Data Privacy and Security 3330

PUBLIC ORDER ON SCHOOL PROPERTY

Code of Conduct on School Property 3410
Unlawful Possession of a Weapon Upon School Grounds 3411
Threats of Violence in Schools 3412
Smoking on School Premises 3413
Non-Discrimination & Anti-Harassment in the School District 3420
Uniform Violent and Disruptive Incident Reporting System (VADIR) 3430

EMERGENCY SITUATIONS

Emergency School Closings 3510


ADMINISTRATION (4000)


COMPENSATION AND RELATED BENEFITS

Administrative Personnel 4110
Compensation and Related Benefits 4420

ADMINISTRATIVE OPERATIONS

Administrative Organization and Operation 4210
Organizational Chart 4211
Administrative Authority 4220
District Committees 4230
Evaluation of the Superintendent and Other Administrative Staff 4240

CENTRAL OFFICE AND BUILDING ADMINISTRATION

Superintendent of Schools 4310
Superintendent - Board of Education Relations 4320

ADMINISTRATION

Professional Development Opportunities 4410


NON-INSTRUCTIONAL - BUSINESS OPERATIONS (5000)


BUDGET

Budget Planning and Development 5110
School District Budget Hearing 5120
Budget Adoption 5130
Administration of the Budget 5140
Contingency Budget 5150

INCOME

Revenues 5210
School District Budget Hearing 5210
District Investments 5220
Acceptance of Gifts, Grants and Bequests to the School District 5230
Sale and Disposal of School District Property 5250

EXPENDITURES

Bonding of Employees and School Board Members 5310
Expenditures of School District Funds 5320
Use of District Credit Card 5321
Use of District Cell Phone 5322
Reimbursement for Meals and Refreshments 5323
Budget Transfer 5330
Borrowing of Funds 5340
Payroll Procedures 5350

PURCHASING

Purchasing 5410
Cooperative Purchasing 5420

FISCAL ACCOUNTING AND REPORTING

Accounting of Funds 5510
Online Banking and Wire Transfers 5511
Reserve Funds 5512
Extra-classroom Activity Fund 5520
Petty Cash Funds and Cash in School Buildings 5530
Publication of District's Annual Financial Statement 5540
Maintenance of Fiscal Effort (Title I Programs) 5550
Use of Federal Funds for Political Expenditures 5560
Financial Accountability 5570
Allegations of Fraud 5571
Audit Committee 5572
Internal Audit Function 5573
Fund Balance 5580

NON-INSTRUCTIONAL OPERATIONS

Insurance 5610
Inventories and Accounting of Fixed Assets 5620
Facilities - Inspection, Operation and Maintenance 5630
Hazardous Waste and Handling of Toxic Substances by Employees 5631
Smoking Tobacco Use 5640
Energy Water Conservation and Recycling of Solid Waste 5650
School Food Service Program (Lunch and Breakfast) 5660
Meal Charge Policy 5660.1
District Wellness Policy 5661
Non-Student Participation in School Lunch Program 5662
Vending Machines 5663
Records Management 5670
Disposal of Consumer Report Information and Records 5671
Information Security Breach and Notification 5672
Computer Tech Emergency Back-up 5673
Data Networks and Security Access 5674
Student Grading Information Systems 5675
Safety and Security 5680
School Safety Plans 5681
Cardiac Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) in Public School Facilities 5682
Fire Drills, Bomb Threats and Bus Emergency Drills 5683
Exposure Control Program 5690
Communicable Diseases 5691
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Related Illnesses 5692

TRANSPORTATION

Transportation Program 5710
Transportation (Mileage) 5711
Idling School Buses on School Grounds 5712
Transportation of Students 5720
School Bus Safety Program 5730
Qualifications of Bus Drivers 5740
Drug and Alcohol Testing for School Bus Drivers and Other Safety-Sensitive Employees 5741


PERSONNEL (6000)


PERSONNEL

Code of Ethics for Board Members and All District Personnel 6110
Equal Employment Opportunity 6120
Sexual Harassment of District Personnel 6121
Complaints and Grievances by Employees 6122
Evaluation of Personnel 6130
Health Examinations 6140
Alcohol, Drugs And Other Substances (School Personnel) 6150
Drug-Free Workplace 6151
Professional Growth Staff Development 6160
Conference Travel Expense Reimbursement 6161
Conference Travel Meals and Refreshments 6162
Fingerprinting of Prospective School Employees 6170
Staff Student Relations (Fraternization) 6180

CERTIFIED PERSONNEL

Certified Personnel 6210
Employment of Relatives of Board of Education 6211
Certification and Qualifications 6212
Registration and Professional Development 6213
Incidental Teaching 6214
Probation And Tenure 6215
Disciplining Of A Tenured Teacher Or Certified Personnel 6216
Professional Staff Separation 6217
Professional Staff Hiring 6218
Temporary Personnel 6220

SUPPORT STAFF

Appointment Support Staff 6310
Supplementary School Personnel 6320

ACTIVITIES

Identification Badges 6400
Staff Use of Computerized Information Resources 6410
Staff Use of Personal Mobile Technology 6410.1
Employee Personnel Records and Release of Information 6420
Employee Activities 6430
Negotiations 6440
Theft of Services or Property 6450
Jury Duty 6460

COMPENSATION AND RELATED BENEFITS

Health Insurance 6510
Workers' Compensation 6520
Defense and Indemnification of Board Members and Employees 6540
Leaves of Absence 6550
Family and Medical Leave Act 6551
Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA) Military Leaves of Absence 6552


STUDENTS (7000)


ATTENDANCE

Comprehensive Student Attendance Policy 7110
Age of Entrance 7120
Diagnostic Screening of Students 7121
Entitlement to Attend -- Age and Residency 7130
Education of Homeless Children and Youth 7131
Non-Resident Students 7132
Intra-District Transfers 7133
School Attendance Areas 7140

STUDENT PROGRESS

Student Progress 7200
Student Evaluation 7210
Provision of Interpreter Services to Parents Who Are Hearing Impaired 7211
Graduation Requirements 7220
Credential Options for Students with Disabilities 7222
Dual Credit for College Courses 7230
Student Records- Access and Challenge 7240
Student Directory Information 7241
Military Recruiters' Access to Secondary School Students 7242
Student Privacy, Parental Access to Information, and Administration of Certain Physical Examinations to Minors 7250
Designation of Person in Parental Relation 7260
Rights Of Non-Custodial Parents 7270

STUDENT CONDUCT

Loss or Destruction of District Property or Resources 7311
Student Dress Code 7312
Suspension of Students 7313
Students Presumed to have a Disability for Discipline Purposes 7314
Student Use of Computerized Information Resources (Acceptable Use Policy) 7315
Alcohol, Tobacco, Drugs and Other Substances (Students) 7320
Searches and Interrogations 7330
Bus Rules and Regulations 7340
Corporal Punishment-Emergency Interventions 7350
Weapons in School and the Gun-Free Schools Act 7360

STUDENT ACTIVITIES

Extracurricular Activities 7410
Censorship of School Sponsored Student Publications and Activities 7411
Sports and the Athletic Program 7420
Concussion Management Policy 7421
Contests for Students, Student Awards and Scholarships 7430
Fund Raising by Students 7450
Constitutionally Protected Prayer in the Public Schools 7460

STUDENT WELFARE

School Health Services 7510
Immunization of Students 7511
Student Physicals 7512
Administration of Medication 7513
Health Records 7514
Accidents and Medical Emergencies 7520
Students with Life Threatening Allergies 7521
Child Abuse and Neglect-Maltreatment 7530
Dignity For All Students Act 7550
Sexual Harassment of Students 7551
Student Gender Identity 7552
Hazing of Students 7553
Notification of Sex Offenders 7560
Supervision of Students 7570
Safe Public School Choice Option to Students who are Victims of a Violent Criminal Offense 7580

STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

Special Education District Plan 7610
Children with Disabilities 7611
Grouping by Similarity of Needs 7612
Preschool Special Education Program 7614
Least Restrictive Environment 7615
Pre-referral Intervention Strategies in General Education (Prior to a Referral for Special Education) 7616
Declassification of Students with Disabilities 7617
Response to Intervention (RTI) Process 7618
Students with Disabilities Participating in School District Programs 7620
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 7621
Appointment and Training of Committee on Special Education (CSE)-Subcommittee on Special Education Members 7631
Appointment and Training of Committee on Preschool Special Education (CPSE) Members 7632
Student Individualized Education Program (IEP)- Development and Provision 7640
Transition Services 7641
Extended School Year (July-August) Services and-or Programs 7642
Transfer Students with Disabilities 7643
Identification and Register of Children with Disabilities (Child Find) 7650
Parent Involvement for Children with Disabilities 7660
Impartial Due Process Hearing-Selection of Impartial Hearing Officers 7670
Independent Educational Evaluations 7680
Special Education Mediation 7690


INSTRUCTION (8000)


CURRICULUM (GENERAL)

Curriculum Development, Resources and Evaluation 8110
Request for Part 100 Variance or Part 200 Innovative Program Waiver From Commissioner's Regulations 8120
Equal Educational Opportunities 8130

ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY INSTRUCTION

Safety Conditions and Programs 8210
Prevention Instruction 8211
Career and Technical (Occupational) Education 8220
Cultural Arts Long Island High School of the Arts 8221
Guidance Program 8230
Instructional Programs Driver Education and Physical Education 8240
Patriotism, Citizenship and Human Rights Education 8241
Civility, Citizenship and Character Education - Interpersonal Violence Prevention Education 8242
Animals In the School (Instructional Purposes) 8243
Title I Parent Involvement Policy 8260
NCLB Written Complaint and Appeal Procedures 8261
Instructional Technology 8270
Children's Internet Protection Act - Internet Content Filtering - Safety Policy 8271
Instruction for English Language Learners or Students With LEP 8280

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS

Purposes of Instructional Materials 8310
Instructional Use of Alcohol 8311
School Library Media Center-Selection Policy 8320
Objection to Instructional Materials 8330
Controversial Issues 8331
Textbooks, Workbooks, Calculators, Instructional Computer Hardware 8340
Use of Copyrighted Materials 8350
Religious Expression In The Instructional Program 8360

INSTRUCTIONAL ARRANGEMENTS

Opening Exercises 8420
Independent Study For Transfer Credit 8430
Home Tutoring Homebound Instruction 8450
Field Trips 8460
Foreign Travel Field Trips 8461
Field Trip Appendices 8462
Home Instruction Home Schooling 8470

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Levittown Public Schools - Calendars

District Calendar - All Events

2017-2018 District Calendar (Hard Copy)

High Schools

Division Ave. Calendar of Events

MacArthur Calendar of Events

GC-Tech Calendar of Events


Middle Schools

Salk Calendar of Events

Wisdom Calendar of Events


Elementary Schools

Abbey Lane Calendar of Events

East Broadway Calendar of Events

Gardiners Ave. Calendar of Events

Lee Road Calendar of Events

Northside Calendar of Events

Summit Lane Calendar of Events

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High Schools


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Division Avenue
120 Division Ave.
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7150
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MacArthur
3369 Old Jerusalem Rd.
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7225
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Gerald R. Claps Career & Technical Center
150 Abbey Lane
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7110

Middle Schools


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Jonas E. Salk
3359 Old Jerusalem Rd.
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7350
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Wisdom Lane
120 Center Lane
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7300

Elementary Schools


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Abbey Lane
239 Gardiners Ave.
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7400
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East Broadway
751 Seamans Nk. Rd.
Seaford NY 11783
516.434.7425
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Gardiners Avenue
610 Gardiners Ave.
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7450
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Lee Road
901 Lee Road
Wantagh NY 11793
516.434.7475
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Northside
35 Pelican Road
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7500
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Summit Lane
4 Summit Lane
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7525