Agenda 2-21-11

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District
Board of Education Meeting Agenda


February 21, 2011 - 7:00 p.m.
Regular Meeting
Borough Administration Building
148 N. Binkley, Soldotna, Alaska

Mr. Joe Arness, President
Mrs. Liz Downing, Vice President
Mrs. Sammy Crawford, Clerk
Mrs. Sunni Hilts, Treasurer
Mr. Marty Anderson
Ms. Lynn Hohl
Mr. Bill Holt
Mr. Tim Navarre
Mrs. Penny Vadla
Miss Julie Rang, Student Representative


2:30 p.m. Federal Legislation Update – Vision
3:30 p.m. Performance Based Reading CurriculumStructure
3:45 p.m. FY12 Budget Structure
4:45 p.m. Board Discussion/State Legislation Vision 

  1. Opening Activities  
    1. Call to Order
    2. Pledge of Allegiance/National Anthem/ Alaska Flag Song
    3. District Mission Statement
    4. Roll Call
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Approval of Minutes/February 7, 2011  
  1. Awards and Presentations Advocacy
    1. Robin Bennett, Nikiski Middle/High School Volunteer
  1. School Reports - Accountability
    1. K-Beach Elementary – Mrs. Melissa Linton
  1. Public Presentations (3 minutes) (Items not on agenda, 3 minutes per speaker, 30 minutes aggregate)  
  1. Hearing of Delegations (5 minutes) 
  1. Communications and Petitions 
  1. Representative selected by the following: Advisory Committee, Site Councils and/or P.T.A., K.P.A.A., K.P.E.A., K.P.E.S.A., Borough Assembly (5 minutes) 
  1. Superintendent's Report - Accountability 
  1. Reports Accountability
    1. Finance Report – Mr. Dave Jones
    2. Board Reports (Reports where members are officially representing the Board)  
    3. Board Worksession Report (Attendance noted)  
  1. Action Items (Board member comments should be concise and may be limited to speaking twice on a topic)  
    1.                                                    Consent Agenda

      (1) Approval of 2011-12 Tentative Tenure Teacher Contracts Structure
      (2) Approval of ResignationsStructure
      (3) Approval of High School Graduation Qualifying Exam Waiver Request Number 2011-12 – Structure
      (4) Approval of High School Graduation Qualifying Exam Waiver Request Number 2011-13 – Structure
      (5) Approval of New Administrator Contracts (REVISED)– Structure

    2. Instructional Services  
    3. Approval of Performance Based Reading Curriculum  
  1. First Reading of Policy Revisions 
  1. Public Presentations/Comments (Individuals are limited to three minutes each on the topic(s) listed below or on any topic.) 
  1. Board Comments (Individual Board member comments are limited to three minutes.) 
  1. Executive Session (If needed) 
  1. Adjourn 
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