LEGAL STATUS OF THE SCHOOL DISTRICT
Iowa law authorizes the creation of a Common Schools System. As part of this Common Schools System, this school district isa school corporation created and organized under Iowa law. This school district is known as the Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn Community School Disrict.
This school corporation is located in O'Brien County, and its affairs are conducted by elected school officials, the HMS Community School District Board of Directors. This school corporation has exclusive jurisdiction over school matters in the territory of the school district.
Legal Reference: Iowa Code 2741, .2, .6, .7; 278.1(9); 279.8; 594A (2001).
Cross Reference: 201.2 Legal Status of the Board
Adopted: November 18, 2002
Reviewed: November 22, 2004
May 16, 2011
June 13, 2016