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School Board Agenda of April 8 , 2019

BOARD AGENDA 

BOARD WORK SESSION AGENDA

Ames Community School District April 8, 2019

Board members will assemble in the Board Room of the District Offices Building, 2005 24th Street,  Wednesday, April 8 at 5:30 p.m. for a work session.

The public is welcome to observe the work session, however, the audience will not participate in the discussion.

(The Board respectfully requests that all cellular phones be turned off during the meeting.)

Mission Statement: 

The mission of the Ames Community Schools is to ensure that all learners develop the knowledge, skills, attitudes, values, and personal esteem necessary to grow in and shape a changing society.

 Click for a Printable Version of the March 6, 2019 meeting and work session agenda    

Approx. time

Item No.

Item Description

5:30 p.m.

1.

Call to Order

 

2.

Approval of Agenda and Reading of Purpose Statement.

Purpose

The Ames Community School District commits to equity and access that empowers every individual to reach their full personal and educational potential.

Priorities

Educational Equity and Improvement

Transparent Financial Planning and Processes

Recruitment, Retention, and Development of a High-Quality Staff

Clear and Consistent Communication to Support Positive and Proactive Community Relationships

A Safe and Responsive System that Promotes the Mental Health and Well-Being of Every Individual

 

DISCUSSION ITEM(S)

  3. 2019-20 Superintendent’s Budget. Chris Stensland and Jenny Risner.
 

 ADJOURN

   

 


 

BOARD AGENDA 

Ames Community School District April 8, 2019

Board members will assemble in the Boardroom, 2005 24th Street, on Monday,
April 8, at 6:30 p.m. for a regular meeting.

(The Board respectfully requests that all cellular phones be turned off during the meeting.)

Mission Statement: 

The mission of the Ames Community Schools is to ensure that all learners develop the knowledge, skills, attitudes, values, and personal esteem necessary to grow in and shape a changing society.

 Click for a Printable Version of the April 8, 2019 meeting 

Approx. time

Item No.

Item Description

6:30 p.m.

1.

Call to Order

 

2.

Approval of Agenda and Reading of Purpose Statement

Purpose

The Ames Community School District commits to equity and access that empowers every individual to reach their full personal and educational potential.

Priorities

1.     Educational Equity and Improvement

2.     Transparent Financial Planning and Processes

3.     Recruitment, Retention, and Development of a High-Quality Staff

4.     Clear and Consistent Communication to Support Positive and Proactive Community Relationships

5.     A Safe and Responsive System that Promotes the Mental Health and Well-Being of Every Individual

 

3.

Public Hearing: 2019-20 Certified Budget. Chris Stensland. Exhibit H-1. (Priority 2)

 

 

INFORMATION  ITEM(S) Residents of the District, students attending the District, parents or guardians of students attending the District, and District staff members may address the Board about any topic relevant to the District whether on the current agenda or not. Those who wish to speak must sign up at the beginning of the meeting. Speaker participation is limited to three minutes once per item. The views and opinions of citizens addressing the Board do not necessarily reflect those of the Board, District administration, or staff. Speakers are to remember that Iowa law prohibits the Board from discussing specific employees, students or their performance. Student speakers will state their name and school. Others will state their name and address.

   4.  Summer School Presentation. Anthony Jones and Amy Lane.
 Exhibit D-1. (Priority 1)

Public Comments.

 

  5.

Student Fees for 2019-20 School Year. Jenny Risner. Exhibit D-2. (Priority 2)

Public Comments.

   6.

Board Committee Update. Alisa Frandsen. Exhibit D-3. (Priority 4)

Public Comments

  Public Forum
 

Consent Item(s)

All items listed under Consent will be enacted by one motion.  There will be no separate discussion of these items unless a motion is made and approved, prior to the time Board members vote on the consent items, to remove the item from the Consent Items for further discussion.

  7. Minutes from the meetings held March 25 and April 1, 2019. Chris Stensland. (Priority 4)
  8. Personnel Report. Lisa Negus. Exhibit C-1. (Priority 3)
  9.

Contract(s)/Agreement(s). Exhibit C-2a. (Priority 2)

a.    Forecast 5 Analytics Agreement. Chris Stensland and Jenny Rinser.

  10. Open Enrollment Applications. Jenny Risner. Exhibit C-3. (Priority 4)
  11. Gift(s) to the District. Jenny Risner. Exhibit C-4. (Priority 2)
    ACTION ITEM(s)
  12. Resolution Directing the Advertisement for Sale of not to exceed $45,000,000 General Obligation Bonds, Series 2018, Approving Electronic Bidding Procedures and Approving Official Statement. Chris Stensland. Exhibit A-1. (Priority 2)
  Board and Staff Item(s)
  13. Items from the Board.
  14. Items from the Superintendent.
  15. Board Planning Calendar. Jenny Risner. Exhibit B-1.
  ADJOURN

 

Next Regularly Schedule Board Meeting is Monday Aprill 22nd   

 

 

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