November 12, 2018
    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 6:00 p.m. 


    Call to Order -6:00 p.m.
    Approval of Agenda
    Executive Session - Student Related
    Executive Session - Personnel Related
    New Business- 7:00 p.m.
    Special Recognition
    Kansas 6A State Volleyball Champions, Lawrence High School
    Presented by Stephanie Scarbrough, Sunflower League Volleyball Coach of the Year
    Kansas 6A State Gymnastics Championship Runner-Up, Lawrence High School
    Includes Individual State Honors: Josie Hickerson & Paris Spotted Tail, first & second on Vault; & Spotted Tail, second on Floor Exercise
    Presented by Michelle Seidner, Gymnastics Coach

    Report of President of Board of Education

    Report of Superintendent of Schools

    Patron Commentary

    Board Commentary


    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 of Education adopt the items listed on the Consent Agenda.”


    October 22, 2018 - Regular Meeting

    Financial Reports*


    Personnel Report*

    Monthly Vouchers*


      1. Revision to the 2018-2019 District Elementary Calendar
      2. Vehicle Purchase & Replacement
      3. Board Policy Committee Recommendation - Attachment
      4. BusinessPlus Human Resources and Recruitment Enhancement
      5. Appointment of Temporary Board Clerk


    Homeless Report (Presentation)
    --Ellen Willets, Director Learning and Technology

    Executive Session - Negotiations

    Executive Session - Personnel Related


    Future Agenda Items


    • November 26, 2018 Regular Board Meeting, 7 p.m.
    • December 10, 2018 Regular Board Meeting, 7 p.m.