Policies and Procedures

Code of Conduct

One of the primary goals of the Menands Union Free School District is to provide an outstanding educational program for each student in an environment free of disruptions that is conducive to learning. The purpose of our Code of Conduct is to inform all students and parents of Menands’ expectations regarding behavior and conduct.  Visit our Code of Conduct page to learn more

Dignity for All Students Act

A regulation named the Dignity for All Students Act (DASA) went into effect July 1, 2012 in New York State. Its purpose is to ensure that all elementary and secondary public school students have the right to attend school in an environment that is free of discrimination, harassment, and bullying. Learn more about how DASA is put into practice in our school. 

District Wide School Safety Plan

New York State school districts are required to develop a district-wide school safety plan to help school officials identify and respond to potential emergencies. The Menands Union Free School District-Wide Safety Plan was developed by the Menands School District Safety Team with guidance from the New York State Police. Learn more about the Menands District Wide School Safety Plan here.