January 13, 2011, 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 8 p.m.
Call to Order
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. Rick Doll, superintendent
-- Valerie Johnson-Powell, co-chair, calendar committee
-- Jeanne Fridell, co-chair, calendar committee
-- Frank Harwood, chief operations officer
Future Agenda Items
- Report on Kansas Learning Network Visit
- Free State Community and Learning Garden
- Board Member Report on Site Councils from recent KASB Regional Meeting
- Managing School Choice
January 17 -- Elementary School Facility Vision Task Force Meeting, ESDC -- 7 p.m.
January 18 -- Board Lunch @ Sunset Hill -- 11:15 a.m.
January 19 -- Equity Council Meeting, Deerfield -- 6:30 p.m.
January 24 -- Regular Board Meeting, ESDC -- 7 p.m.
January 25 -- Board Lunch @ Langston Hughes -- 11:15 a.m.
January 27 -- Board Professional Development, ESDC -- 5-8 p.m.
January 31 -- Elementary School Facility Vision Task Force Meeting, ESDC (Tentative) -- 7 p.m.