2312 – Board Member Oath Of Office


School Board Members before taking office shall take and sign the following oath or affirmation:

I, ______ do solemnly swear that I will support the constitution of the United States and the constitution of the State of Nebraska, against all enemies, foreign and domestic; that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the same; that I take this obligation freely and without mental reservations, or for purpose or evasions; and that I will faithfully and impartially perform the duties of the office of member of the Board of Education of the School District of Grand Island, according to law, to the best of my ability.  And I do further swear that I do not advocate, nor am I a member of any political party or organization that advocates the overthrow of the government of the United States or this State by force or violence; and that during such time that I am in this position I will not advocate nor become a member of any political party or organization that advocates the overthrow of the government of the United States or this State by force or violence.  So help me God.

Legal Reference:  11-101

 

Policy Adopted  3-1-76

Policy Reviewed 7-8-91

Policy Reviewed: 12-12-2013