New Fairfield Board of Ed Agenda for January 3 includes Budget Presentation

NEW FAIRFIELD BOARD OF EDUCATION NEW FAIRFIELD, CT

The New Fairfield Board of Education will hold a meeting on Thursday, January 3, 2019, at 7:30 p.m.* in the New Fairfield Community Room, 33 Route 37, New Fairfield, CT.

*This meeting begins at 7:30 p.m., or immediately following the Superintendent’s Budget Presentation at a BOE Special Meeting scheduled for 6:30 p.m.

AGENDA – January 3, 2019

EXHIBIT #

  1. CALL TO ORDER

  2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

  1. APPROVAL OF THE MINUTES
    A. December 20, 2018 - Regular 19-1

  2. APPROVAL OF THE AGENDA

  3. PUBLIC PARTICIPATION

    The Board welcomes public participation. Pursuant to our Board Policy, public participation is limited to no more than three (3) minutes per speaker and a total of no more than fifteen (15) minutes. People who wish to speak longer are encouraged to attend any and all related subcommittee meetings where most of the board’s groundwork is done. We value your input, but due to these time limitations, we ask you to be concise and please do not repeat a previous comment. We know you will observe the rules of common courtesy. Thank you. [9320(a) of Board Bylaws]

  4. BOARD AND ADMINISTRATIVE COMMUNICATIONS

    1. Chairman’s Report

    2. Superintendent’s Report

    3. Student Representatives’ Report

  5. INFORMATION ITEMS A. 2019-20 Budget

  6. ACTION ITEMS
    A. Personnel Report 19-2

    1. Acceptance of Derx Foundation Grants 19-3

      1. Middle School Breakfast Club

      2. Middle School Student News

    2. New Course Approval 19-4

      1. What It Is to Be a Young American

    3. New Course Approval - Suspension of the Rules (referring to New Course Adoption)19-5

      1. Interior Design

    4. Sherman Contract 19-6

IX. PUBLIC PARTICIPATION

The Board welcomes public participation. Pursuant to our Board Policy, public participation is limited to no more than three (3) minutes per speaker and a total of no more than fifteen (15) minutes. People who wish to speak longer are encouraged to attend any and all related subcommittee meetings where most of the board’s groundwork is done. We value your input, but due to these time limitations, we ask you to be concise and please do not repeat a previous comment. We know you will observe the rules of common courtesy. Thank you. [9320(a) of Board Bylaws]

X. BOARD MEMBER COMMENTS XI. ADJOURNMENT

Dates to Remember: January 7th January 9th

January 22nd* *Tuesday

January 22nd* *Tuesday

January 23rd

7:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m. 6:00 p.m. 7:00 p.m.

7:00 p.m.

BOE Special Meeting – Budget Workshop
School Start Time Ad Hoc Subcommittee Meeting

Business Operations/Resource Management Subcommittee Meeting
BOE Meeting

Policy Subcommittee Meeting