The superintendent will determine when a news release about the internal school district and board matters will be issued. In making this determination, the superintendent will strive to keep the media and the school district community accurate and objectively informed. Further, the superintendent will strive to create and maintain a positive image for the school district. It is the responsibility of the superintendent to approve news releases originating within the school district prior to their release.
News releases will be prepared and disseminated to news media in the school district community. Questions about news releases will be directed to the superintendent.
Widmer v. Reitzler, 182 N.W.2d 177 (Iowa 1970).
Dobrovolny v. Reinhardt, 173 N.W.2d 837 (Iowa 1970).
Iowa Code §§ 21.4; 22.2.
902 Press, Radio and Television News Media
Approved: 12/11/1995 Reviewed: 3/8/2021 Revised: 3/8/2021