Board Policy 5560

Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act Requirement


    The State of Illinois requires by law that any employee, student teacher or school volunteer having reasonable cause to believe any child with whom they have direct contact has been subjected to abuse or neglect shall immediately report or cause a report to be made to the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services.


    The Board shall establish the necessary rules and regulations through the Superintendent or designee to comply with the intent of the act.