John Welburn, Assistant Superintendent of Educator Support & Development, gave a report on the School Improvement Grant process and application.
Linda Mariotti, Assistant Superintendent of Teaching & Learning Services, gave a report on a possible relocation of the Morningside Elementary gifted program. For more information contact Teaching & Learning Services at 385-646-4513.
Reverence: Matheson Jr. High Show Choir
The board recognized the 4A state champion Olympus High tennis team and the Academic All State recipients for fall sports.
The board recognized November 16-20, 2015 as American Education Week.
The board recognized Wednesday, November 18, 2015, as Educational Support Professionals Day.
Brent Severe, Executive Director of Granite Education Foundation, presented this year’s GESPA Outstanding Classified Employee awardees: David Wilson (Transportation), Loni Brandol (Custodial Services), and Surplus Warehouse staff members David Greer, Brock Morgan, Tate Fors, Steven Morrison, Joe Lucero, and Garrett Sutton.
Representatives from West Valley City presented a report on the South Redwood Road Urban Renewal Area to the board.
Kieth Bradshaw, Director of Risk & Property Management, presented the 2015-16 Enrollment Report to the board.
The board approved a first reading of recommendations from the Population Analysis Committee as presented by Steve Hogan, Director of Planning & Boundaries.
The board approved a second reading of the Advertising and Distributing Information policy as presented by Doug Larson, Director of Policy & Legal Services, and Ben Horsley, Director of Communications.
The board approved a second reading of the Picture Books, Yearbooks and Literary Publications policy as presented by Doug Larson, Director of Policy & Legal Services, and Ben Horsley, Director of Communications.