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December 20, 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, December 20, 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

Phillip Giannetto, President                                   _______        _______

Lisa Ruffa, Vice President                                     _______        _______

Jay Rice, 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 Certificated Employment:

                        a. Sixth Grade Teacher, JMA

                        b. Fifth Grade Teacher, JMA

            3.2       Discuss Recommendation for Resignation of Classified Employment:

                        a. BEST Instructor, SCA

 

  1. RECONVENE TO OPEN SESSION

 

      4.1       Pledge of Allegiance

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

4.3       Personnel:

            a. Recommendation for Approval for Renewal of Student Teaching Agreement                    with Fresno Pacific University (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       Request for Approval of Accounts Payable Warrants #61085748-61085790 and            #61088365-61088434

            7.2       Recommendation forApproval of December 6, 2010 Board Minutes

            7.3       Recommendation for Approval of Certificated Employment:

                        a. Faith Mayfield, Sixth Grade Teacher, JMA

                        b. Crystal (Geiger) Harris, Fifth Grade Teacher, JMA

            7.4       Recommendation for Approval of Resignation from Classified Employment:

                        a. Oscar Ayala Guzman, BEST Instructor, SCA

            7.5       Recommendation for Out-of-County Field Trip Requests:

                        a. January 2-3, 2011 - BMS Cadets Travel to Sacramento to Perform in                                                Governor’s Parade

                        b. January 20, 2011 – BES Fourth Grade Classes Travel to La Purisma Mission                                in Lompoc

 

8.         BUSINESS AND FINANCE

 

            8.1       Recommendation for Approval of Monthly Budget Revisions for FY 2010-11         (Enc. 4) (Action item)

            8.2       Budget Update

 

9.         CURRICULUM AND INSTRUCTION

 

            9.1       Recommendation to Approve the BES, OG, WRB, JMA, BMS, SCA, AND SCCA Single Site Plans for Student  Achievement (second reading) (Enc. 5)

                        (Action Item)

            9.2       Report on Child Development-Pathways (Enc. 6)

 

10.       CONSTRUCTION, BUILDINGS AND GROUNDS

           

            10.1    Update on Funding for Construction

 

11.       REPORTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT

 


 

12.       BOARD REQUESTED AGENDA ITEMS AND OTHER DISCUSSION ITEMS

 

            12.1    January 2011 District Calendar of Events (Enc. 7)      

            12.2    Enrollment Update (Enc. 8)

 

13.       ADJOURN TO CLOSED SESSION (IF NEEDED)      

14.       RECONVENE TO OPEN SESSION

15.       ADJOURNMENT