The Superintendent may accept, on behalf of the school unit and the School Board, and in accordance with state law, any outright gift that is of a commercial value of less than $10,000.
Only items of legitimate use in the school program shall be accepted. The Board is under no obligation to accept a gift, or to replace an accepted gift if it is destroyed, lost, stolen or becomes worn out. The Superintendent will forthwith notify in writing prospective donors of the acceptance or rejection of their gift.
The School Department may dispose of gifts at its discretion.
The Superintendent shall implement any administrative procedures necessary to carry out this policy.
20-A M.R.S.A. § 4005
20-A M.R.S.A. § 1256 (MSADs)
20-A M.R.S.A. § 1476 (RSUs)
20-A M.R.S.A. § 1705 (CSDs)
- FFAA – Memorial Scholarships and Gifts
- KCD-R – Gift Acceptance Administrative Procedures
- KCE – Receiving Education Foundation Funds
ADOPTED: May 10, 2016
Amended: November 8, 2016