Brockton Public Schools

School Committee Policy


GRANTS AND GIFTS FROM PRIVATE SOURCES - DDA

The School Committee shall encourage the development of proposals to private foundations and other sources of financial aid for subsidizing such activities as innovative projects, feasibility studies, long-range planning and research and development. All activities should be based on a set of objectives that can be evaluated. The School Committee shall comply with Chapter 71, Section 37A, which indicates that any grants or gifts for educational purposes from charitable foundations and private corporations received by a School Committee shall be deposited with the treasurer and held as a separate account, and expended by the School Committee without further appropriation.