a. The Board shall approve leave of absence, with pay, for teachers and Associated Professionals who have been selected by appropriate governing bodies of the competition, as officials or competitors for legitimate competitions at the international or national level.
b. Leave granted under this provision shall be limited to three school days in any one school year with additional leave (with or without pay), at the discretion of the Superintendent.
a. Leaves for other personal reasons shall be considered on an individual basis.