Professional staff members shall not solicit or sell any goods or services on school property except as may be approved by the local school principal and the Superintendent of Schools.


All fund raising campaigns conducted by school employees in the community or away from school premises to obtain funds for the school, student body, class or club must have prior approval by the Board.  Such fund raising campaigns shall not be conducted during regular school hours with limited exceptions as determined by the principal.


Professional staff members shall not sell school related supplies and/or equipment, or reference books in the attendance area served by the school district during the school year and working hours.


Professional staff members shall not furnish or sell lists of students or parents to any commercial firm.  Lists of names of high school seniors may be afforded groups for career recruitment purposes or for the purpose of voter registration through the central office only.


No teacher shall use his or her position in this district to influence parents or pupils of the district to purchase books or other merchandise, except for materials approved by the Superintendent's office for use in the classroom.


Professional staff members shall not be permitted to use any personal activity for financial profit outside the regular school program.


Except as may be expressly authorized by the Board or the Superintendent, no teachers shall:


  1. Permit any commercial advertising to be announced, distributed or otherwise promoted in or through the schools.

  2. Permit the solicitation or collection of subscriptions or contributions from pupils or their parents in or through the schools.


Adopted:  September 10, 2001

Adopted:  November 1, 2010



Ref:     La. Rev. Stat. Ann. ยง17:81

Board minutes, 9-10-01


Plaquemines Parish School Board