PRESENT: All Board Members were in attendance except for Alice Schaff
PUBLIC COMMENTS: The Board allows for two periods of public comment. There were no public comments at this meeting.
School Finance Committee – finance committee met as part of the committee of the whole and topics included Operating Fund Tentative Budget, Expenditure Review (Board is reviewing all expenditures for cost savings).
Strategy Committee – instrumental music and kindergarten enrichment program were the two topics covered at the committee meeting.
Committee of the Whole – Superintendent Search is the main topic – 3 firms to help the Board conduct the search for a superintendent were interviewed and the Committee unanimously voted to enter into contract negotiations with one firm; process is moving forward.
Community Review Committee (CRC) – topic currently being reviewed is Personalized Learning and close to bringing forth recommendations.
Education Foundation - highlighted successful April 15th fundraiser and award of two Gripp Grants.
Legislative Report – nothing to report other than there are a lot of bills in committee with deadline to come out of committee by April 27th; highlights – address teacher shortage, mandates and school safety.
Strategic Plan Updates
Action Items – all items requiring approval were approved as part of the Consent Agenda.
Adjourned at 8:40 PM
OBSERVER: Rhona DiCamillo
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