Saturday, September 6, 2014

September Meeting Preview

Board Meeting Preview

Welcome to the beginning of a new school year.  We remind you that the administration and the board encourage community participation in the school district.  Greater participation drives greater success.

The next board meeting will be Monday, September 8th.  The Curriculum and Educational Technology Committee will meet at 4:30 followed by the Board Working Session at 6:30.

Curriculum and Educational Technology Committee
4:30 in the District Office Public Meeting Room

  • The committee will review the UHS National Honor Society program
  • Two action items - review field trips

Board Working Session
6:30 in the 
District Office Public Meeting Room
  • Elementary School Redistricting Study Proposal - John Sanville will present information about current enrollments and capacity at the four elementary schools.  The administration has also put together a 15 point action plan to study redistrictingalternatives for board review.  
We know that redistricting is an important issue to the community, especially those directly impacted.  We are now at capacity at PES while we have space in our other elementary schools.  The administration is committed to involving all stakeholders and delivering alternatives that allow the district to continue to provide the same academic experience at each of our schools.  

Copies of the presentation and action plan are available online in Board Docs
  • Further discussion about the UHS auditorium roof
  • Financial updates
  • Upcoming Launch of New UCFConnect magazine
  • Policy Committee update - The committee plans to accelerate the pace of review and an extra meeting has been added on Monday, October 20, 2014 – 6:15 – 7:15 PM