BOE has first reading for use of school facilities
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Murray County Board of Education members held a first reading of a policy for the use of school facilities on Monday night during a regular session meeting.

Board members are considering a policy that would set fees for the use of facilities by groups other than those directly affiliated by the school system. According to the policy: “The renting group will be charged a fee to help defray the cost of utilities, "wear and tear," and personnel overtime salary. The following fee schedule will apply to each function. Because of the presence of delicate technological equipment and to insure the confidentiality of student records, classrooms will not be available to be rented or available for public use.

STADIUMS........Negotiable, with Superintendent permission


$50.00/hr., 2hr. min., plus technician fee of $20.00/hr., 2hr. min., if light and/or sound system requested.

GYMNASIUMS... High School and Middle School ........50.00/hr., 2 hr. min.,

Elementary................$25.00/hour/ 2hr. min.

CONFERENCE ROOM ...$10.00/hr.

CAFETERIA/CAFETORIUM (no kitchen use)...................$20.00/hr., 2hr min. If Kitchen use requested, fee/rate negotiable with director


CUSTODIAL FEES. . . ACTUAL COST (in addition to

any other fees set forth herein.

NUTRITION SUPERVISOR. . . ACTUAL COST (in addition to any other fees set forth herein.

There would be a damage or security deposit of $50 for single areas, $150 for an auditorium and $250 if multiple facilities are rented.

The renting party would assume any liability for personal injuries.

There would be no alcohol use, illegal drugs or tobacco use permitted on the school campus areas or inside the school facilities.