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Awards For Achievement   

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The Superintendent or designee may appoint a committee at each school to consider awards for student accomplishments. This committee may consist of school administrators, teachers, parents/guardians, community members, and student representatives.

(cf. 1220 - Citizen Advisory Committees)

The committee shall submit recommendations for student awards to the Superintendent or designee for approval.

Individual awards in excess of $200 must be expressly approved by the Board of Trustees. (Education Code 44015)

Scholarship and Loan Fund

The district's scholarship and loan fund shall be administered by a district committee composed of Board members, the Superintendent, and other community, faculty, administrative, and/or student representatives as determined by the Board. (Education Code 35310)

Members of this committee shall be appointed by the Board and shall serve two-year terms.

The Superintendent shall serve as chairperson of the committee and chief executive officer of the fund. The committee shall meet at least once each fiscal year and at other such times as it may be called into session by the Superintendent. (Education Code 35311, 35312)

Scholarship and loan funds shall be deposited, administered, and audited in accordance with Education Code 35314 and 35318.

(cf. 3400 - Management of District Assets/Accounts)

(cf. 3460 - Financial Reports and Accountability)

The committee may accept gifts, donations, and bequests made for the purposes of the fund. The committee also may prescribe conditions or restrictions on these gifts and bequests. The committee shall review any conditions imposed by the donor and make a recommendation to the Board as to the compatibility of such conditions with the intent and purpose of the fund. The Board may prohibit the committee from accepting any donation under conditions it finds incompatible with the fund's intents and purposes. (Education Code 35313)

(cf. 1260 - Educational Foundation)

(cf. 3290 - Gifts, Grants and Bequests)

The Superintendent or designee shall establish rules governing applications for scholarship and/or loans from the fund. (Education Code 35316)

(cf. 0410 - Nondiscrimination in District Activities and Programs)

The Superintendent or designee shall report to the Board at least annually regarding the status and activity of the fund. (Education Code 35319)


approved: September 21, 2010 Burlingame, California