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August 28, 2018 School Board Meeting Highlights

8/30/2018

Richland Two August 28, 2018 School Board Meeting Highlights

At 5:30 p.m., the board convened in executive session to discuss student appeals and a student admission request into the district's Adult Education Program. Public session resumed at 6:30 p.m.

 

Voting Items

Consent Agenda — The Board approved the Consent Agenda, which included the minutes from the meeting on August 14; employment recommendations, releases and in-district transfers; and the monthly technology report.

Executive Session Items — The Board voted on items from executive session including student appeals and a student admission request into the district's Adult Education Program.

 Policy Revisions — The Board approved changes to Board Policies DB (Annual Budget), DBG (Budget Adoption Process), DBJ (Budget Transfers) and IKFC (Employability Credential).

Bond Referendum for Capital Projects — The board adopted the resolution ordering a referendum to the fund the proposed amount not to exceed $468,406,000.

 

No-Action Requested Items

Policy Revisions — The Board received proposed changes to Board Policies DID (Inventories/Fixed Assets), DK (Payment Procedures) and DKB (Salary Deductions).

ESSA Update — Dr. John Arnold presented an update on the state’s new accountability plan under the Every Student Succeeds Act.

Superintendent’s Back to School Report — Dr. Baron R. Davis will present a 2018-2019 Back-to-School Report that includes facts about the first three days of school.