RESOLUTION

A RESOLUTION TO ESTABLISH A FAUQUIER COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS TEXTBOOK FUND

WHEREAS, on May 19, 2003 , the Fauquier County School Board adopted a resolution requesting the establishment of a Textbook Fund; and

WHEREAS, the Board of Supervisors recognizes that the Fauquier County School Board is responsible under the Code of Virginia to provide textbooks consistent with the instructional goals and objectives of the local school district; and

WHEREAS, textbooks are defined as textbooks, workbooks, books and other materials used in the classroom for instructional purposes to include videodiscs, computer programs and other media; and

WHEREAS, long-term planning and adequate funding are essential to effectively provide textbooks that meet instructional goals and objectives; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors this 18th day of August 2003, That the Fauquier County School Board is authorized to establish a Textbook Fund; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the financial transactions in the Textbook Fund shall be limited to revenue restricted for textbooks and expenditures made for the purchase of textbooks, and that surpluses shall be maintained in the Textbook Fund to provide for future textbook needs; and, be it

RESOLVED FINALLY, That costs associated with the administration of this fund shall be charged to other operating funds as appropriate.