1004 – News Releases

It shall be the policy of the Board of Directors to have news releases prepared regarding appropriate District matters.  The Superintendent of Schools and/or Board President shall determine when a news release about internal District and Board matters will be made.  It shall be the responsibility of the Superintendent and/or Board President to approve news releases originating within the District.

The Superintendent and/or Board President may hold a news conference or respond to a request for an interview with the news media on behalf of the District, or may designate another person to do so. All news releases and/or news media interviews shall follow the terms and conditions of Board Policy 1003.

Date of Revision: February 6, 2017

Legal References: 21.4, 22.7, 279.8, Code of Iowa


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