Summary of the Board of November 6, 2019 Meeting
The November 6 meeting of the Board of Education began with no announcements out of Closed Session.
Next, Sonya “Stephany" Herrera, a student from Addicott Elementary School, led the Pledge of Allegiance. (presented before closed session)
Next, Sharae Peoples and Jose Magana-Torres, ASB representatives from Cambridge High School, shared that for the first quarter students have earned 5,836.5 credits. In the beginning of the second quarter the campus will be offering night school and Saturday school credit attainment. Both programs will be offered throughout the year. Students also shared that they are continuing with their school-wide Project-Based Learning. On December 11, students will present their classroom project to community members. The Academic Decathlon, formed by 11 members, is preparing for practice day on November 16. Leadership class has decided to recognize staff on a monthly basis for all the hard work they do. Students shared that for Veterans Day they are recognizing four staff members who served in the military, each veteran will have a day in honor of his or her service to our county.
Students from Gaston Middle School were present and spoke about what they love about being a student at their school.
Next, Superintendent Nelson provided a brief report to the Board of Education including:
Next, the Board of Education took the following action on the below consent agenda items:
Next, the Board of Education discussed and took action on the below conference/discussion agenda items:
Next, the Board of Education received the following Information and Reports:
BP 3100 Budget
BP 3260 Fees and Charges
BP 3290 Gifts, Grants and Bequests
BP 3515.4 Recovery for Property Loss or Damage
The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Education is Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at the Fresno Unified Education Center, located at 2309 Tulare Street in Fresno. Complete minutes and agendas are available online at https://www.fresnounified.org/sites/board