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Raytown School District Board of Education Meeting — Monday, Feb. 11

Art Credit: KC Education Enterprise | Illustration Credit: 123rf stock image

Art Credit: KC Education Enterprise | Illustration Credit: 123rf stock image

Raytown School District’s Board of Education met Monday evening, Feb. 11. From a policy standpoint, the highlights of their agenda were:

  • Considered approving an agreement with Glorioso Resources LLC. According to the agenda, the agreement is intended to:

… develop a strategic plan to aid the Raytown School District in achieving its goal of securing the highest amount of funds possible from the TiF project commonly referred to here as the Winchester Road development plan. In addition, a collateral goal is to secure funds from the Blue Ridge Mall TiF project. As part of this planning process Glorioso will assist the Superintendent, his staff, Raytown School Board members, and attorneys to better understand the inner workings of the City of Kansas City, Missouri’s City Hall politics and process.

  • Received a report on district energy savings
  • Received a legislative update
  • Received information regarding the Missouri School Boards’ Association Legislative Forum scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 19, in Jefferson City
  • Received a report on the Winchester Tax Increment Financing Plan
  • Received an analysis of the costs of placing additional armed guards in schools
  • Considered approving the district’s audit for the 2012 fiscal year.


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JoLynne is a journalist and educator. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Kansas and a Master of Arts in Teaching from Park University and is certified to teach high school journalism and English. Former employment includes work for Cable News Network and the University of Missouri-Kansas City in addition to freelancing for clients such as the Kansas City Star and The Pitch.



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