Policy 406 Stipends

Policy 406 Stipends

POLICY 406 STIPENDS



I. PURPOSE The Board of Directors (BOD) recognizes that stipends may be paid for certain activities. Stipends are an allowance for additional duty that requires preparation and enhances curriculum. The BOD believes that any stipends need to be fair, reasonable, consistent and non-discriminatory.


II. GENERAL STATEMENT OF POLICY

The Board of Directors has established the following guidelines for the payment of stipends.

1. All activities that qualify for a stipend must be a part of a planned program that has been approved by the Bluffview Montessori School Board of Directors.
2. When the BOD approves the activity, they will assign a stipend from the Stipend Payment Schedule (below) or designate the stipend if the activity is not on the schedule.
3. Only employees of Bluffview Montessori School are eligible for stipends.
4. For student based activities the proposed activity to be considered for stipend must include at least 10 students.
5. If two staff members work on a project the stipend is per activity (split among participants). This does not apply to overnight field trips.
6. After school clubs must be at least 4 weeks with 4 meetings of a minimum of 30 minutes. Stipend is per 4 week session.
7. All stipends will be paid through payroll.

III. STIPEND PAYMENT SCHEDULE

ACTIVITY STIPEND FREQUENCY START/STOP
PLAY $150 Per production First rehearsal/last production.
OVERNIGHT FIELD TRIPS $100/night Per night Overnight trips only
AFTER SCHOOL CLUBS $30 Per session Must be at least 4 weeks/4 meetings


Policy approved: __________________