The Washington County District School Board will consider revising/adopting School Board Policies. You may click the links below to view or pick up a copy of the proposed revisions at the physical address listed below.

A public hearing to make a DECISION on these policies will be held on:

Monday, August 8, 2022, at 5:00 P.M.

At The Washington County District School Board Board Room 750 Sinclair Street, Chipley, Florida


Legal Authority - The Washington County School Board Is authorized under Chapter 1001.43 of the Florida K-20 Education Code to develop/revise policy and procedures.

Economic Impact -The cost of promulgating these revisions will be approximately $.50 per document. Cost or benefit to those affected: None Impact on the open market: None

Proposed Revisions to Existing Policies

2.90                Smoking and Tobacco-Free Environment

5.14*              Homeless Students

5.343*+          Use of Time-Out Seclusion

5.53*+            School Health Services

5.61*              Student Illness

5.62*+            Administration of Medication

6.541*            Annual/Vacation Leave

6.916+            Sick Leave Donation Program

8.20+              Disaster Preparedness

8.61*+            Electronic Systems Responsible Use


Proposed Revisions to Existing Procedures

6.916+            Sick Leave Donation Program


Proposed New Policies

2.18                (New) Respect and Civility in Schools and District Offices

3.17                (New) Recording of Parent Meetings

6.28                (New) Use of Social Media

7.22+              Electronic Records, Electronic Signatures, Electronic Funds


Proposed Retired Policies

6.911              Sick Leave Bank