Regulations Manual

Alterations for the 2021-22 school year

Some of the regulations may not be in effect as written given current guidance and/or emergency rules from the state legislature, OSPI, the State Board of Education and other governing bodies. Please see our Returning to School 2021-22 FAQ page for more information on practices that may be altered at this time.

Administrative Regulations Manual & Procedures

Under Policy Governance®, within the directives and limitation listed in the Board Governance Policies, the Board delegates the development and implementation of Administrative Regulations and procedures to the Superintendent and staff, except in regard to issues for which they are mandated by law to take direct action. A comprehensive review and revision of all District policies and procedures was completed between August and December 2015, and the conversion to an Administrative Regulations Manual was completed on February 1, 2016.

Regulations establish legal records and standards of conduct for the school district. Regulations can provide a bridge between the School Board's philosophy and goals and the everyday administration of programs.

The Issaquah School District is continually updating Regulations and procedures to keep current with state laws and regulations as well as best practices. Regulations or procedures on this website may be in transition or in process of being revised.

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Rights and Responsibilities - 3200

Code: 3200

Adopted: 9/24/1986

Last Revised Date: 6/24/2011

Each year, the superintendent/designee shall develop and make handbooks pertaining to student rights, conduct, corrective actions and punishment, available to all students, parents, and staff. Such statements shall be developed with the participation of parents and the community. The school principal and staff shall confer at least annually to develop and/or review student conduct standards and the uniform enforcement of those standards as related to the established student handbooks.

All students who attend the District's schools shall comply with the written policies, rules and regulations of the schools, shall pursue the required course of studies, and shall submit to the authority of staff of the schools, subject to such corrective action or punishment as the school officials shall determine.



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Legal References:

  • RCW 28A.600.010 Government of schools, pupils, employees, rules and regulations for — Due process guarantee Enforcement
  • RCW 28A.600.020 Government of schools, pupils, employees optimum learning atmosphere
  • RCW 28A.600.040 Pupils to comply with rules & regulations
  • RCW 28A.400.110 Principal to assure appropriate discipline
  • RCW 28A.150.240 Basic Education Act of 1977 — Certificated teaching and administrative staff as accountable for class room teaching — Scope — Responsibilities — Penalty
  • RCW 28A.405.060 Course of study and regulations Enforcement — Withholding salary warrant for failure
  • WAC 392-400-225 School district rules defining misconduct — Distribution of rules
  • WAC 392-168 Citizen Complaint Procedure for Certain Categorical Federal Programs