I.    Mission, Legal Structure, and System of Governance                                 Formerly #8400


B.     Code of Ethical School Standards & Basic Management Principles


5.         Open Meetings


The Rhode Island Open Meetings Act specifies the guidelines for School Committee meetings to ensure that citizens may observe public officials and be informed of the decisions and deliberations that affect public policy. Every regular meeting, special meeting and work session of the Narragansett School Committee is open to the public, unless closed according for limited purposes according to RIGL 42-46-4 and 42-46-5.









Reference: Title 42-46 of the General Laws of Rhode Island


Accepted:  February 13, 2003