Castro Valley USD | BP 7111 Facilities
Evaluating Existing Buildings
The adequacy and design of all existing school facilities shall be evaluated periodically in terms of meeting the needs of the instructional program and fulfilling the requirements of law regarding safety and structural soundness, accessibility to the individuals with disabilities and energy conservation.
A primary consideration in evaluating existing facilities shall be the preservation of a healthful environment for students and staff as well as providing an aesthetically pleasing learning and working atmosphere.
In the evaluation of existing buildings, the installation of energy conserving devices, including insulation or the implementation of other design modifications, shall be considered as permitted by law for purposes of reducing energy costs.
53097 Compliance with city or county ordinances
53097.5 Inspection of schools by city or county
CODE OF REGULATIONS, TITLE 2
Maximizing School Board Governance: School Facilities Management
California Department of Education, School Facilities Division: http://www.cde.ca.gov/ls/fa
California Energy Commission, Bright Schools Program: http://www.energy.ca.gov/efficiency/brightschools
Coalition for Adequate School Housing: http://www.cashnet.org
Department of General Services, Office of Public School Construction: http://www.opsc.dgs.ca.gov
Policy CASTRO VALLEY UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT
adopted: August 23, 2001 Castro Valley, California
reviewed: June 28, 2012