Recovery for Property Loss or Damage
RECOVERY FOR PROPERTY LOSS OR DAMAGE
|Note: School districts may bring a civil action against the parents of a student who knowingly or intentionally destroys district property. Parents are liable for damages in an amount not to exceed $15,000 and are also responsible for the court costs incurred by the district in bringing the action. AS 09.65.255|
The School Board shall seek reimbursement of damages from any individual or from the parents/guardians of any minor who commits any act of theft or vandalism.
(cf. 4156.3 – Reimbursement/Personal Property)
(cf. 4158/4258 - Employee Security)
(cf. 5131.5 - Vandalism, Theft and Graffiti)
If the Superintendent or designee or law enforcement officials are unable to fix responsibility for the vandalism, the Board may authorize the Superintendent or designee to offer a reward for information leading to the identification and apprehension of the guilty party.
09.65.255 Liability for acts of minors
KETCHIKAN GATEWAY BOROUGH SCHOOL DISTRICT
Adoption Date: 10/13/99
Revision Date: 1/13/2010