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August 2, 2010 Agenda

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and Government Code section 54954.1, if you need special assistance to participate in this meeting, please contact the Administrative Assistant, (559) 781-8020.  Notification 48 hours prior to the meeting will enable the School District to make reasonable arrangements to ensure accessibility to this meeting (28 CFR 35.102-35.104 ADA Title II)

Burton Elementary School District

Board of Education

AGENDA

For the regular meeting of Monday, August 2, 2010 CLOSED SESSION beginning at 5:15 p.m., OPEN SESSION beginning at 5:45 p.m.  in the Burton School District Board Room at 264 N. Westwood Street, Porterville, California.

1.         OPENING CEREMONY

  • Call to Order
  • Attendance

Board of Education:                                                            Present          Absent

Devin Wilson, President                                         _______        _______

Lisa Ruffa, Vice President                                     _______        _______

Phillip Giannetto, Clerk                                          _______        _______

John Hodge, Member                                             _______        _______

Eddie Hernandez, Member                                                _______        _______

Dr. Gary Mekeel, Secretary/Superintendent       _______        _______

 

2.         OPPORTUNITY FOR MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC TO ADDRESS THE BOARD ON CLOSED SESSION ITEMS (Gov. Code Section 54954.3)

3.         ADJOURN TO CLOSED SESSION (Enc. 1)

            3.1       Discuss Recommendation for Offer of Certificated Employment:

                        a. Kindergarten Teacher (temporary), SCA

                        b. Science Teacher, BPCHS

                        d. Language Arts Teacher, SCCA

            3.2       Discuss Recommendation for Offer of Classified Employment:

                        a. BEST Instructor, WRB

                        b. BEST Instructor, OG

            3.3       Discuss Recommendation for Resignation from Certificated Employment:

                        a. 6th Grade Teacher, SCA

                        b. Language Arts Teacher, BPCHS

                        c. Special Education (RSP), BMS

            3.4       Discuss Recommendation for Resignation of Classified Employment:

                        a. BEST Lead, WRB

            3.5       Conference with Labor Negotiators (Ed Code 54957.6)

                        Agency Designated Representative:  Debbie Estrada, Director of H.R.

                        Employee Organization:  Burton District Leads Association (BDLA)

 

  1. RECONVENE TO OPEN SESSION

 

      4.1       Pledge of Allegiance

4.2       Report of Action Taken in Closed Session (if any)

            4.3       Personnel Items:

                        a. Recommendation for Approval of Resolution 11-04, Authorization to Teach                                 Outside Credential (Enc. 2) (Action item)

                                                           

5.         OPPORTUNITY FOR MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC TO ADDRESS THE BOARD ABOUT ANY ITEMS WITHIN THE BOARD’S JURISDICTION BUT WHICH ARE NOT ON THE AGENDA (Public input for agendized items is accepted at the time the matter is considered)

6.         REPORTS, DISCUSSIONS, AND VISITATIONS OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION

           

7.         CONSENT CALENDAR (Enc. 3) (Action Items)(Note: These are generally routine items that are acted on together for efficiency.  Board members may remove any item for further discussion prior to taking action.)

 

7.1       Recommendation for Approval of July 19, 2010 Board Minutes

            7.2       Recommendation for Approval for Offer of Certificated Employment:

                        a. Briana Wait, Kindergarten Teacher (temporary), SCA

                        b. Yvette Jaquish, Science Teacher, BPCHS

                        c. Caroline Vannatta, Language Arts, SCCA

            7.3       Recommendation for Approval of Classified Employment:

                        a. Erika Galvan, BEST Instructor, WRB

                        b. Mary Gonzales, BEST Instructor, OG

            7.4       Recommendation for Approval of Resignation from Certificated Employment:

                        a. Glenda Armstrong, 6th Grade Teacher, SCA

                        b. Stephanie Sapien, Language Arts, BPCHS

                        c. Curt Lanning, Special Education, BMS

            7.5       Recommendation for Approval of Resignation from Classified Employment:

                        a. Sara Slate, BEST Lead, WRB  

 

8.         SCHEDULED PRESENTATIONS AND/OR HEARINGS

           

8.1       Hearing and Public Comment on the Tentative Agreement between the District   and Burton District Leads Association for the 2010-11 School Year (Enc. 4)

 

9.         BUSINESS AND FINANCE

 

            9.1       Recommendation for Approval of the Tentative Agreement between the District   and Burton District Leads Association for the 2010-11 School Year (See Enc. 4)

 

10.       CURRICULUM AND INSTRUCTION

 

11.       BOARD POLICIES 

 

12.       CONSTRUCTION, BUILDINGS AND GROUNDS

 

            12.1    Update on the SCCA Expansion and Lombardi Projects

 

13.       REPORTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT

 

14.       BOARD REQUESTED AGENDA ITEMS AND OTHER DISCUSSION ITEMS

 

15.       ADJOURN TO CLOSED SESSION (IF NEEDED)

           

16.       RECONVENE TO OPEN SESSION

17.       ADJOURNMENT