Summary of the Board of Education September 4, 2019 Meeting
The September 4 meeting of the Board of Education began with the following announcements out of Closed Session:
Next, Perla Aguilera a parent from Ericson Elementary led the Pledge of Allegiance.
Next, Mercedez Garcia, ASB representative from Roosevelt High School shared that the site is celebrating students' academic success for the Spring 2019 semester. Academic Awards Assembly will take place on Thursday, September 12 at 6 p.m. in the Audra McDonald theater. Students in Honor Roll, High Honor Roll, Honor Society, Perfect Attendance, and the Principal's “R" award. They are also hosting two days of “Club Rush" during lunch, 23 clubs participated, and they are expecting more to attend the final event. Mercedez also shared that the Freshman Link Crew tailgate will take place on Thursday during the football game vs. Firebaugh High School at Sunnyside stadium.
Students from Sequoia 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:
Bid 18-13, Duncan Polytechnical High School Career Technical Education (CTE) Center Building Construction and Alterations to Existing Shop Building
Bid 19-27 Section B, Exterior Painting for Various Schools: Burroughs and Greenberg Elementary Schools, Kings Canyon Middle School
Bid 19-33, Sunnyside High School Stadium Scoreboard Replacement
Bid 18-13, Duncan Polytechnical High School Career Technical Education (CTE) Center Building construction and Alterations to Existing Shop Building
Bid 19-27, Section D, Exterior Painting for Various Schools: Starr and Yokomi Elementary Schools
Bid 19-34, Fresno High School Gymnasium Thermoplastic PVC Re-roof
(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:
Next, the Board of Education received the following Information and Reports:
The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Education is Wednesday, September 18, 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