Policy Committee


Posted – November 15, 2023

 There will be a Policy Committee Meeting of the Buncombe County Board of Education on November 20, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. in the Dogwood Room at 175 Bingham Road, Asheville, NC 28806.  

 The Policy Committee meeting is open to the public. Please use entrance “A”. We ask that bags or water bottles not be brought into the building. Public comment will not be heard at the meeting in accordance with BCS Board Policy #2230. 

All meetings will take place at the Buncombe County Board of Education located at 175 Bingham Road, Asheville, NC. 

Information concerning the Board of Education can be found at Board.BuncombeSchools.org or view the Policy Committee 

For information, please contact: Stacia Harris, Communications Director, Buncombe County Public Schools, 175 Bingham Road, Asheville, NC  28806. stacia.harris@bcsemail.org Office:  828.255.5997 Cell:  828.242.4409



Policy Committee Meeting

10:00 a.m. – Dogwood Conference Room

November 20, 2023 



·         Approve minutes from October 19, 2023 meeting 

·         Review Policy Updates for First Reading at the December 7, 2023 School Board Meeting 

o   7650 Employee Travel and Other Expense Reimbursement

o   4110 Immunization and Health Requirements for School Admission

o   7631 Salary Supplements 

·         Review Policy Updates for Approval at the December 7, 2023 School Board Meeting 

o   1310/4002 Parental Involvement

o   2400 Board Policies

o   3210 Parental Inspection of and Objection to Instructional Materials

o   3540 Comprehensive Health Education Program

o   4335 Criminal Behavior

o   4720 Surveys of Students

o   6120 Student Health Services

o   7300 Staff Responsibilities

o   7800/1610 Professional and Staff Development

o   7810 Evaluation of Licensed Employees

o   7815 Evaluation of Non-Licensed Employees 

·         Review of Other Policies Pending Committee Request