Summary of the Board of Education Meeting on January 15, 2020
The January 15 meeting of the Board of Education began with the following announcements out of Closed Session
Next, Meredith Ellis, a parent that has had a positive impact at Lawless Elementary School, led the Pledge of Allegiance.
Next, Alison Sahakian, ASB representative from Bullard High School, shared that they are planning a rally on January 31, 2020, with the theme The Greatest Show on Earth: Bullard's Big Top. Students have started creating decorations and signs for the upcoming event. Student also shared that this week, students who received honor roll last semester received incentives. Last, student Sahakian recognized the Fighting Knights Athletes; the Boys Basketball Team who had their first game of the league on Tuesday and the Girls Soccer team currently 2-0 in the league.
Students from Bullard Talent School were present and spoke about what they love about being a student at their school.
Next, the board recognized Hoover High School Soccer Team – North Yosemite League Champions, Head Coaches Mike Hill and Nic Peterson as the High School Athletic Team for the 2019/20 School Year – Fall Season.
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:
Bid 19-10, McLane High School Construction of New Aquatic Center
Bid 19-55, Phoenix Secondary Academy Portable Infrastructure and Site Development
Bid 19-18 Phase 2B, Installation of District Video Security System at Elementary Schools (Addams, Ericson, Ewing, Greenberg, Jefferson, Lincoln, Robinson and Winchell)
Ratified Purchase Orders from October 01, 2019 – October 31, 2019 – Supplemental Report (Trustee Elizabeth Jonasson Rosas abstained pursuant board Bylaw 9270)
Next, the Board of Education discussed and took action on the below conference/discussion agenda items:
Discussed and Decide in the Matter of the Aspen Ridge High School Charter Petition (Trustee Elizabeth Jonasson Rosas abstained pursuant board Bylaw 9270)
Next, the Board of Education received the following Information and Reports:
The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Education is Wednesday, January 29, 2020 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