November 2016

KNOX COUNTY R-I

BOARD OF EDUCATION

REGULAR SESSION

November 15, 2016

7:00 P.M.

 

  1. Call to Order (President Kelly Hayes will call meeting to order and lead Pledge)

 

  1. Approval of Agenda………………………………………………………………..Action

 

  1. Approval of Minutes………………………………………………………………..Action

 

  1. Authorization for Payment of Bills……………………………………..Action

 

  1. Citizens’ Communication…………………………………………………Information

 

  1. Administrators’ Reports……………………………………………..Information

 

          Elementary              Middle School         High School

 

  1. Unfinished Business

 

No items

 

  1. New Business

 

             a.  Program and Services Evaluation Reports …………………..…Action

                     School Climate - Building principals

               Elementary           Middle School            High Schools

             b.  Set Filing Dates for April 4, 2017 Elections………..…………Action

 

                    Board Candidate Filing opens Tuesday December 13, 2016                             and Closes Tuesday, January 17, 2017

 

              c.  District Audit Report 2015-2016 (Draft) - Mark Higgins and Bob                    Conrad.……………….…Information

 

    9. Adjournment

 

   10. The Board will conduct an Executive Session meeting following the Regular Session meeting to discuss student matters as provided in section 610.021 (6), and (14) RSMo, and personnel matters as provided in section 610.021 (3), and (13) RSMo.

 To provide for full and open communication between the public and the Board of Education, the Board authorizes several avenues for the exchange of information, ideas and opinions.  Any patron or group of patrons desiring to be included on the agenda for the purpose of addressing the Board shall make a request to the superintendent five (5) workdays prior to the regular Board meeting.  The request shall be submitted in writing, and shall provide sufficient detail to explain fully the issues(s) to be discussed.  A time will be set aside on each agenda for citizens’ communication with the Board.  The Board reserves the right to limit the number of and speaking time of spokespersons appearing before the Board.  Unless unusual circumstances dictate otherwise, the Board will not make a decision on an issue(s) presented by an individual or group during that particular meeting.  The Board reserve(s) the right to waive formalities in emergency situations, within the limitations of state statutes. (Policy 0412 -Revised 2-21-2000)