Linda Mariotti, Assistant Superintendent of Student Learning & Support, gave a report to the board on the adoption of new K-6 English Language Arts materials. The new eTextbooks and materials more closely align with the Utah Core Standards (see Contract under Consent Items).
John Welburn, Assistant Superintendent of Educator Support & Development, and Mitch Nerdin, Director of Organizational Effectiveness, presented a Turnaround Schools update to the board.
Reverence – Hunter Elementary Choir
The board recognized Granite School District’s Academic All-State recipients for winter sports.
Chris Scott and Aaron Weight made comments regarding the future of Magna area schools and a recommendation for a bond to rebuild Cyprus High School. Terry Whipple made a comment regarding the date of a total solar eclipse in 2017 in relation to the 2017-18 school calendar.
School Student Achievement Plans
GEA Negotiation Team
GESPA Negotiation Team
Summer Construction Projects
LAND Trust Amendments
LAND Trust Final Reports (2014-15)
School Improvement Plans for Turnaround Schools
Administrative Appointments & Transfers
|Name||Current Assignment||New Assignment||Replacing||Who Transferred To||Effective Date|
|Rick Anthony||Director/Principal, Granite Peaks/Granite Connection High School||Assistant Superintendent, Educator Support & Development||John Welburn||Assistant Superintendent, School Leadership and Improvement Services||7/1/2016|
|Leslie Bell||Director, Teacher Induction, Intervention & Support||Director, School Leadership and Improvement Services||Gail Howe||Retirement||7/1/2016|
|Natalie Hansen||Principal, Monroe Elementary||Director, School Leadership and Improvement Services||Jane Lindsay||Retirement||7/1/2016|
|Tina West||Principal, Rosecrest Elementary||Director, School Leadership and Improvement Services||Restored Position||N/A||7/1/2016|
|John Welburn||Assistant Superintendent, Educator Support & Development||Assistant Superintendent, School Leadership and Improvement Services||Mike Fraser||Retirement||7/1/2016|
|Patrick Flanagan||Director, Educational Technology||Associate Director, Human Resources||Verneita Hunt||Retirement||7/1/2016|
|Michelle Love-Day||Principal, Taylorsville Elementary||Associate Director, Educational Equity||Paul Ross||Retirement||7/1/2016|
The board approved a first reading of amendments to the Student Travel policy as presented by Doug Larson, Director of Policy & Legal Services.
The board approved a second reading of amendments to the Utah International School charter.
The board approved the 2017-18 School Calendar (Option A) as presented by Gail Howe and Alan Parrish of School Leadership and Improvement Services.
The board approved a second reading of the Board Ethics policy as presented by Doug Larson, Director of Policy & Legal Services.