Minutes Regular Meeting February 12, 2018

WOODLAND SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 404
DIRECTOR'S MEETING
MINUTES

February 12, 2018, 5:30 p.m.
Study Session-Woodland High School Room 2203

MEMBERS PRESENT

 

Janice Watts, Sarah Stuart, Lesa Beuscher, Matt Donald, Hannah Landrigan – Student Representative (left at 6:00 p.m.), Michael Green-Board Secretary and Nicole Galloway-Recording Secretary

OTHERS PRESENT

 

Stacy Brown, James Johnston, John Shoup, Ingrid Colvard, Jake Hall, Angela Campbell, Asha Riley, Jeff Egan and Trinity Egan.

CALL TO ORDER

 

President Janice Watts called the meeting to order at 5:30 p.m.

PUBLIC COMMENT ON WORK SESSION TOPICS

 

There was no public comment.

CONSENT AGENDA

 

Director Donald moved to approve the consent agenda.

Director Watts – yes
Director Stuart – yes
Director Beuscher – yes
Director Donald – yes

APPROVAL OF BOARD ABSENCES

 

Director Beuscher moved to approve the absence of Director Madsen

Director Watts – yes
Director Stuart – yes
Director Beuscher – yes
Director Donald – yes

WORKSHOP

 

Superintendent Green presented a PowerPoint presentation on the details of the new budget (HB2242) that came in response the McCleary decision.  He presented significant changes and likely impacts to Woodland Public Schools, including probable financial deficits and/or significant program cuts. The presentation started with some historical information on basic education funding.  The PowerPoint continued onto salary allocations and regionalization information for Woodland and surrounding school districts. An overview of significant reductions in levy and Local Effort Assistance (LEA), including dollar amounts were presented to the school board. It gave a very clear picture of the high impact Woodland Schools will be facing within the next three years.

The second part of the workshop focused on the current results of the districts performance goals for graduation rates and high school course failure, student growth, and proficiency and school attendance. Each school principal presented an overview of each area to the school board explaining the year-end goal, the current status, and efforts toward meeting the goals.

RECESS

 

The regular meeting was recessed at 7:45 p.m. to enter into executive session under RCW 42.30.110 (1)(g).

ADJOURNMENT

 

President Watts reconvened the meeting into open session and adjourned at 7:55 p.m.

 

 

ATTEST:

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Secretary to the Board

WOODLAND SCHOOL DISTRICT #404
BOARD OF DIRECTORS

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President

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Director

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Director

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Director

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Director

 

 

 

 

 

Attached Files:
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Consent Agenda 2.12.18.pdf 91KB application/pdf