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American Falls School District No. 381


Legal Status and Operation

The Board of Trustees of the American Falls Joint School District #381 is the governmental 

entity established by the State of Idaho to plan and direct all aspects of the District’s operations 

to the end that students shall have ample opportunity to achieve their individual and collective 

learning needs and to provide a thorough system of education.  

The District in its corporate capacity may sue and be sued and may acquire, hold, and convey 

real and personal property necessary to its establishment, extension and existence.  The District 

shall have authority to issue negotiable coupon bonds and incur such other debt, in the amounts 

and manner, as prescribed by law.  

The policies of the Board define the organization of the Board and the manner of conducting its 

official business.  The Board’s operating policies are those that the Board adopts from time to 

time to facilitate the performance of its responsibilities.

Legal Reference: I.C. § 33-301 School districts bodies corporate 

I.C. § 33-511 Maintenance of schools 

I.C. § 33-512 Governance of schools 

I.C. § 33-1612 Thorough system of public schools 

      I.C.    33-506 Organization and Government of Board

Policy History:

Adopted on: 12/18/2012

Revised on: