RELATIONSHIP WITH COUNTY COMMISSIONERS Policy Code: 5110
The board strives for a productive working relationship with the Board of County Commissioners so that funding can be provided to meet the educational goals of the board. The board will seek opportunities to inform and educate the county commissioners about the needs of the schools, including through the development of capital outlay plans, the annual budget and an assigned board member liaison. The board welcomes periodic joint meetings between the boards as a means of strengthening the relationship with the board of county commissioners, clarifying expectations regarding the budget process, and educating the commissioners on the needs of the schools.
The superintendent is expected to strive for a productive working relationship with the county manager. The superintendent is encouraged to initiate periodic meetings among key administrative personnel of the school district and county government.
Legal References: G.S. 115C-36, -47, -426, -427
Adopted: August 6, 2007