Summary of the Board of Education May 3, 2017 Meeting
The May 3, 2017 meeting of the Board of Education began with the following announcements out of Closed Session.
The Board of Education made the following promotions:
The Board of Education ratified a leave of absence.
Next, Cecilia Borrows and William Morales, parents that have had a positive impact at Aynesworth Elementary, led the Pledge of Allegiance.
The Board of Education approved the minutes from the March 8, 2017 meeting and the March 20, 2017 special meeting.
The Board of Education recognized Fresno Unified School District as the recipient of the Award for Excellence in Financial Management from the Council of the Great City Schools.
The Board of Education adopted a resolution proclaiming May 10, 2017 as National School Nurse Day.
Student Anna Cervantes from Sunnyside High School provided a report to the Board of Education, sharing details of yesterday's SAB meeting and thanked Board Member Davis for attending and encouraging the students to work hard and believe in themselves. The students shared some news happening at Sunnyside High School, including that there are 49 valedictorians this year, Sunnyside is currently holding its annual staff appreciation "Wildcat Family Week," and a secret guerilla art project was recently unveiled on campus. In addition, students from Terronez Middle School shared what activities they participate in and why they love attending Terronez.
Next, Interim Superintendent Nelson provided a brief report to the Board of Education including:
Following Interim Superintendent Nelson's remarks, the Board of Education took the following actions on the below consent agenda items:
After the consent agenda, staff made presentations to the Board in the conference/discussion section of the agenda as follows:
Next, the Board of Education received proposed revisions for Board Policies (BP) 0410, 5113, 5141.21, (NEW) 5141.52, 6173, 6174, and (NEW) Exhibit (E) 5113.
The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Education is Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. at the Fresno Unified Education Center, located at 2309 Tulare St. in Fresno. Complete minutes and agendas are available online at https://www.fresnounified.org/sites/board