All contracts must be approved by the Board in order to be binding on the school district.

The Business Manager will serve as the purchasing agent. The Business Manager will develop and administer the purchasing program for the schools with the assistance of the, Superintendent within the legal requirements and the adopted school budget.

School purchases will be made only on official purchase orders approved for issuance by the appropriate unit head and signed by the Business Manager, with such exceptions as may be made by the latter for emergency purchases and those made with petty cash funds.