BOARD OF EDUCATIONAGENDAMay 23, 2016The 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 7 p.m.
Call to OrderApproval of AgendaSpecial RecognitionFair Housing Poster Contest Winners-- Scott Wagner, City of Lawrence Human Relations CommissionLawrence Schools Foundation 2016 Award & Grant Recipients-- Dena Johnston, executive directorRecognition of AudienceCONSENT 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 of Education adopt the items listed on the Consent Agenda."
School Activity FundsApprovals*
- Contract for Main Gymnasium Renovation Project -- West (Amended May 23, 2016)
Report of President of Board of EducationReport of Superintendent of SchoolsBoard CommentaryReports-- Kyle Hayden, assistant superintendent, business & operations-- Jerri Kemble, assistant superintendent, educational programs & technologyOld BusinessNew BusinessAdjournment
Future Agenda ItemsReport: USD 497 Mental Health ServicesApproval: Amendment to Guidelines for Boundary Advisory Committee & Finance Advisory CouncilAnnouncementsMay 24 -- Lawrence Free State High School Graduation, LFSHS Stadium -- 7 p.m.May 25 -- C-Tran Graduation, ESDC -- 10 a.m.May 25 -- Lawrence High School Graduation, LHS Stadium -- 7 p.m.June 2 -- Adult Education Graduation, South -- 7 p.m.June 9 -- Discover Bert Nash Tour, Bert Nash Center -- 12 noonJune 13 -- Executive Session/Regular Board Meeting, ESDC -- 6 p.m./7 p.m.June 20 -- Negotiations Team Meeting, ESDC -- 5 p.m.June 27 -- Regular Board Meeting, ESDC -- 7 p.m.