Governance Model

Policy 4 – Governance Model

Date Adopted:  June 23, 2010

Revised: January 16, 2019

Reviewed: October 21, 2020


The Border Land Board will be characterized by the following governance model:

4.1    The Board will focus its energy and dedication on effective governance.

4.2    The focus of the Board will be high-level decisions, rather than the details of daily activities and operations of the school division. (Reference Border Land School Division Board Procedural Bylaw, section 3.4)

4.3    In response to its community connections and advice acquired from educational and pedagogical experts, the Board will reassess its defined vision of the future and realign Board policies as necessary.

4.4    All managerial and administrative authority is delegated to the Superintendent/CEO, excluding those exemptions defined in Board policy.

4.5    Annually, the Board will approve a divisional operating budget consistent with the priorities defined in Board policies and the Board's Strategic Plan.

4.6    The Board will establish procedures for monitoring and evaluating policy compliance, and tie this to the performance evaluation of the Superintendent/CEO.













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