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The DC Code: § 38-109 Head of department; head teacher; class size limitation.

Index38 Educational Institutions. (Refs & Annos)

Whenever a department includes 2 or more high schools, then the teacher in charge of the department shall be designated "head of the department," otherwise the teacher in charge of the department shall be designated "head teacher"; provided, that heads of departments as such have only an advisory capacity in educational matters and upon all questions shall be inferior in authority to the principal of each particular school; provided further, that no class shall be formed in the high schools with less than 10 pupils for a period not longer than 15 days.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 31-113. 1973 Ed., § 31-113. DC CODE § 38-109 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(June 20, 1906, 34 Stat. 319, ch. 3446, § 5(2).)