FACILITIES AND BUILDING RENTAL
The Board of Education of the South Sanpete School District recognizes that school
facilities belong to the school community. Therefore, it is their policy to encourage the
use of these facilities by groups and organizations whose purposes and objectives
contribute to the development of the school program or the community.
The Board of Education also recognizes that the primary purpose of school facilities is to
implement the regular instructional program and those other uses should not interfere
with this program.
The Board of Education further recognizes that there are costs involved in non-school use
of facilities and that charges should be made so that tax money will not be used in
support of non-school activities. Recognizing these costs, the Board charges the
superintendent with the responsibility of developing a fee schedule and administrative
rules for the implementation of this policy.
To provide opportunities for citizens to participate in educational and recreational
activities through the establishment of a building and facilities rental fee schedule and
All District buildings are by law civic centers and may be used by District
residents for supervised recreational activities and meetings. 53A-3-413
a. Use of District property for civic center purposes shall not interfere with any
school function or purpose. 53A-3-413
b. The lessee is subject to adherence to the standards of behavior of the school and
Utah State Law. Tobacco, alcohol, and drugs will not be permitted on school
property. Violation of any of these standards is grounds for termination of the
rental agreement and the immediate removal of those individuals associated with
the rental. Violation may result in the forfeiting of all deposits and additional
charges may be assessed.
c. Principals or building managers shall charge for the use of the facilities as outlined
in the Rental Fe