SJE Board Policy 1732 - Board of Directors


Board Member Insurance


The district shall maintain sufficient insurance to protect the board and its individual members against liability arising from actions of the board or its individual members while each is acting on behalf of the district and within his/her authority as a board member.


An individual board member may participate at his/her own cost in any of the personal liability, life, health, health care, accident, disability, salary protection or other form of insurance made available to district staff if plan sponsors permit such participation.



Cross Reference:

(cf. 8310 Liability Insurance)


Legal References:

RCW 4.24.470  Liability of officials and members of governing body of public agency--

RCW 4.96.010  Tortious conduct of political subdivision--Liability for damage

RCW 28A.400.350  Liability, life, health, health care, accident, disability and salary insurance authorized--Premiums

RCW 28A.400.360  Liability insurance for officials and employees authorized

RCW 28A.320.100  Actions against officers, employees or agents of school districts and educational service districts--Defense, costs, fees--Payment of obligation

RCW 28A.320.060  Officers, employees or agents of school districts or educational service districts, insurance to protect and hold personally harmless




Adoption Date:  5-28-08

St. John - Endicott Cooperative Schools