December 13, 2010, Board of Education Meeting
The Board of Education of Lawrence Public Schools, USD 497, will meet in the Interactive Technology Center (First Floor) of the Educational Support & Distribution Center, 110 McDonald Drive, Lawrence, Kansas, at 6:15 p.m.
Motion for Executive Session - 6:15 p.m. - To discuss personnel matters of non-elected personnel and to discuss negotiations
Call to Order Regular Meeting - 7 p.m.
Approval of Agenda
Recognition of Audience
CONSENT AGENDA (ITEMS MARKED WITH *)
Consent agenda items are those that are considered routine and are adopted by one motion, unless any Board Member or the Superintendent requests that an item be removed. The item/items removed are voted on separately.
Motion: I move the Board adopt the items listed on the Consent Agenda.
Report of President of Board of Education
Report of Superintendent of Schools
-- Dr. Terry McEwen, division director, assessment, research & school improvement
-- Kim Bodensteiner, chief academic officer
Lawrence Virtual School & Adequate Yearly Progress
-- Gary Lewis, principal
-- Frank Harwood, chief operations officer
Future Agenda Items
- Report on Kansas Learning Network Visit
- Board Member Report on Site Councils from recent KASB Regional Meeting
- Managing School Choice
December 14 -- Board Lunch @ Southwest -- 11:30 a.m.
December 15 -- Equity Council Meeting, TBA -- 6:30 p.m.
December 20-31 -- Winter Recess
January 3 -- Elementary School Facility
Vision Task Force Meeting, ESDC -- 7 p.m.
January 5 -- Legislative Priorities Breakfast, Maceli's -- 7:30 a.m.
January 10 -- Regular Board Meeting, ESDC -- 7 p.m.
January 11 -- Board Lunch @ Hillcrest -- 12 p.m.