The March 21, 2018 meeting of the Board of Education began with the following announcements out of Closed Session:
Next, Virginia Campos, a parent who has had a positive impact at Hoover High School, led the Pledge of Allegiance.
Students Aimee Khanchareun and Daniela Hernandez from Edison High School provided a report to the board. On March 12, Edison had its second regional leadership conference involving all feeder schools. Students from grades 4th through 8th participated in workshops like Student Parliamentary Procedure, Think Before You Post and Student Voice. Also, last weekend, Edison had more than 400 students attend the annual sadies dance. The theme was outer space black light. Wednesday is the opening for the Lion King play being put on by Edison's theater department. The students also recognized Lindsay Sanders for her devotion to students, positive attitude and strong work ethic while serving as principal of Edison for six years. Also, students from Computech Middle School shared with the board what they love about attending Computech, activities they participate in and their career goals.
The Board of Education adopted a resolution proclaiming April 2018 Autism Awareness Month.
The Board of Education then recognized the Fresno Unified School District Winter Sports Teams for the 2017/18 School Year
The Board of Education adopted a resolution proclaiming March 2018 Women's History Month.
Next, Superintendent Nelson provided a brief report to the Board of Education including:
The Board of Education took the following actions on the below consent agenda items:
Next, staff made presentations to the Board in the conference/discussion section of the agenda as follows:
The Board of Education received the following information or reports:
The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Education is Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at the Fresno Unified Education Center, located at 2309 Tulare St. in Fresno. Complete minutes and agendas are available online at