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Meeting Agenda

The School Board of Independent School District 769, Morris Area Schools, will meet in regular session on Monday, August 17, 2009 at 7 p.m. in the Morris Senior Nutrition Center, 603 Oregon Avenue


Call to Order Vice Chair, Stan Wulf

Pledge of Allegiance/Moment of Silence

Consideration of the Agenda (1 minute)

Visitor Comments/Public Forum (As Necessary)

Consider Consent Agenda (3-5 minutes)

Good News, Gifts, and Donations

Administrative Reports

Strategic Planning Committee Reports

School Board Reports (3-5 minutes)

Consider Previous Business

Operating Levy Discussion (8-10 minutes)

Federal Program Overview by Brad Korn (8-10 minutes)

Policy Review - Third Reading (1 minute)

Policy Review - Second Reading (1-2 minutes)

Consider New Business

Set Preliminary Levy Certification and Final Levy Certification Dates (2-3 minutes)

Fire Lane Parking (3-5 minutes)

Background Checks (5-7 minutes)

Pre-School Activities (5-7 minutes)

Policy Review - Annual Policy Review (5-7 minutes)

School Board Calendar Review (1 minute)

August 19-21: New Teacher Orientation

Saturday, August 22: Community Volunteer School Clean-Up @ 9:00 am (Outside)

Tuesday, August 25: Teacher In-Service Lunch (serving) @ 11:00 am (MAES Cafeteria)

Wednesday, August 26: Collaborative In-Service @ 8:30 am (MAES)

Thursday, August 27: District Wide Open House from 5:00 until 6:30 pm (District Wide)

Tuesday, September 1: Licensed Staff Negotiations Committee Planning Meeting @ 5:00 pm (District Office)

Tuesday, September 8: School Board Meeting @ 7:00 pm (MAHS Media Center)

Wednesday, September 16: Licensed Staff Negotiations Committee Meeting @ 5:30 pm (District Office); Licensed Staff Negotiations Committee Meeting with MTA @ 6:00 pm (District Office Conference Room)

Monday, September 21: School Board Meeting @ 7:00 pm (Donnelly Town Hall)

Other Items Deemed Appropriate by the Board