Schools may host temporary or permanent displays of student work for legitimate educational purposes including, but not limited to, cultural, legal or historical purposes.
The district reserves the right to place restrictions on the content of the displays.† The restrictions shall be based on legitimate pedagogical reasons, such as preventing disruption in the school.
All displays shall be initiated, endorsed, organized, and supervised by school personnel, with approval of the principal or the principalís designee.
The principal or designee will develop, communicate, and enforce guidelines regarding permissible subjects for displays, consistent with state and federal law.† Prior to set-up of the displays, the principal or designee will screen individual components for compliance with the guidelines.
September 22, 2014
LEGAL REF.:† Fleming v. Jefferson County School District R-1, No. 01-1512 (10th Cir. 2002)
CROSS REFS.: ADD, Safe Schools
††††††††††††††††††††††† IMB, Teaching About Controversial/Sensitive Issues
††††††††††††††††††††††† IMDB, Flag Displays