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Feb. 28 Board Meeting Highlights


Richland Two School Board Meeting Highlights
Student Focus: Forest Lake Elementary School
Forest Lake Principal Dr. Kappy Steck and music teacher Angela Powers introduced Forest Lake students who shared a selection from the school's recent musical performance.
Special Recognitions
Students and staff were recognized for their achievements. Click here for a complete list of special recognitions.
Legislative Update
Board member Craig Plank presented the board with a summary of related legislative information.
Voting Item: Consent Agenda
As part of the consent agenda, the board received a facilities update and technology report.
Facilities Update
Technology Report
Budget Update
Chief Financial Officer Dr. Harry Miley presented the proposed timeline for the development of the
FY 2017–2018 General Fund Budget to the board.
Proposed Budget Timeline
Voting Item: Policy Revisions - Policy AC/AC-R (Nondiscrimination/Equal Opportunity), Policy ACG (Resolution of Discrimination Complaints), Policy ADB (Drug and Alcohol-Free Workplace and Schools), and Policy ADC (Tobacco-Free Schools)
The board voted to approve the revisions to the following policies as submitted.
Policy AC
Policy AC-R
Policy ACG
Policy ADB
Policy ADC
Voting Item: Eight Percent Budget for 2017–2018
The board voted to approve the proposed 2017–2018 Eight Percent Capital Expenditures and Improvements budget.
Eight Percent Bond Resolution
Capital Improvements
Capital Expenditures
Proposal: Policy Revisions - Policy AA (School District Legal Status), Policy AB (The People and Their School District), and Policy ADF/ADF-R (School Wellness)
Policy AA
Policy AB
Policy ADF
Policy ADF-R
Proposal: Policy Revisions – Policy GCE/GCF (Professional Staff Recruitment and Hiring)
Policy GCE/GCF
A complete recording of each board meeting airs on the district’s cable access channel 12 R2TV on Time Warner Cable and on demand anytime through the district’s YouTube channel.