NOTE: The following links open the Online Harnett County Schools Policy Manual - you must then select the policy number you wish to open.
The Harnett County Schools Board of Education encourages agencies and individuals to conduct research (Policy 5230: Participation in Research Projects) on issues related to student achievement and the effective operation of the school system. An application for conducting research may be submitted if the following criteria are met:
Please note that any research project involving a survey of students must comply with Policy 4720: Surveys of Students. Likewise, all research projects must meet the confidentiality requirements of Policy 4700: Student Records and Policy 4705/7825: Confidentiality of Personal Identifying Information.