Policy - JII/KI/GBK

POLICY: JII/KI/GBK

EFFECTIVE DATE: 7/12/95

CANCELS SHEET DATED: 1/19/94

REVIEWED BY POLICY COMMITTEE: 10/14/03

 

 

 

STAFF, STUDENT, OR PUBLIC CONCERNS,

COMPLAINTS AND GRIEVANCES

 

 

 

1.) It is the intent of this policy that employee, student, and public complaints will be identified and corrected at the earliest possible time, and at the lowest level of supervision.

 

2.) Whenever a complaint is made directly to the Board as a whole or to a Board member as an individual, it will be referred to the appropriate staff member.

 

3.) School employees are encouraged to solve complaints within the school or department in which they are employed.

 

4.) Students are encouraged to solve complaints within the classroom and/or school where they attend.

 

5.) In the event that the complaint by an employee, student, or citizen cannot be settled within the department or school, the employee, student, or citizen is encouraged to bring the matter to the attention of the Superintendent.

 

6.) If the complaint cannot be settled at the Superintendent's level, the person who made the complaint may request a meeting with the Board, through the Superintendent and/or the Board Chair, for the Board's review of and action on the complaint.