Shared Use: Model-Policies
2013    Model Policy

The NASBE State School Health Policy Database is a comprehensive set of laws and policies from 50 states on more than 40 school health topics. 

2013    Model Policy, Laws and Policies

This statute addresses use of school facilities for the youth and community during summer months and non-school hours to either support continuation, evening and community education programs.

2013    Blog, Model Policy

In 2013, HB 525 and SB 392 were introduced as companion bills to encourage the adoption of shared use (joint use) agreements in Florida and to promote physical activity during non-school time. 

2013    Model Policy

This sample Use of Facilities policy for Chester County in South Carolina works to establish the basic structure for community use of school facilities.

2013    Model Policy

California education code that authorizes local boards of education to organize, promote, and conduct programs of community recreation; establish systems of playgrounds and recreation; and acquire, construct, improve, maintain, and operate recreation centers. 

2013    Model Policy

Statute 15-364 authorizes agreements between counties, cities, towns and other school districts for the construction, development, cooperative maintenance, operation and use of parks and recreational facilities. 

2013    Model Policy

Authorizes local boards of education to operate school buildings and school grounds for community use for youth.

2013    Model Policy

AN ACT TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS CODE CONCERNING THE USE OF PUBLIC SCHOOL FACILITIES FOR COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES;  TO PROMOTE THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELL-BEING OF SCHOOL COMMUNITIES; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.

2012    Model Policy

This draft policy provides guidance on community use of school district facilities and grounds in Seattle Public Schools.

2012    Model Policy

This presentation provides an overview of Arkansas Dept. of Education joint use program. Moving from the joint use program, funding, priorities and legislation to support joint use agreements.