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Center School District Board of Education Meeting — Monday, March 4

The Center School District’s Board of Education meeting originally set for the last week of February was rescheduled for Monday evening, March 4. From a policy standpoint, the highlights of their agenda were: A recommendation to refinance some existing school bond debt in order to save money for the district; and Proposed revisions to a list … Continue reading

Olathe School District Board of Education Meeting — Thursday, March 7

Olathe School District’s Board of Education met Thursday evening, March 7. From a policy standpoint, the highlights of their agenda were: A presentation by representatives of the Bond Task Force 2013. According to the agenda: The Board of Education authorized continued study of the District’s facility needs through the formation of a community and staff task … Continue reading

North Kansas City School District Board of Education Meeting — Tuesday, Feb. 12

North Kansas City School District’s Board of Education met Tuesday evening, Feb. 12. From a policy standpoint, the highlights of their agenda were: Voted unanimously to approve proposed revisions to district policies governing “Administration of Medicine to Students” and “Graduation Requirements”; A legislative update; and A presentation and discussion of a proposal to ask voters to … Continue reading

Independence School District Board of Education Meeting — Tuesday, Feb. 12

The Independence School District’s Board of Education met Tuesday evening, Feb. 12. From a policy standpoint, the highlights of their agenda were: Considering approval of a proposed resolution to issue and deliver school bonds; Considering adjusting elementary school boundaries; Hearing a legislative update; and Hearing an update on the remaining projects to be funded by the … Continue reading

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

Blue Springs School District’s Board of Education met Monday evening, Feb. 11. From a policy standpoint, the highlights of their agenda were: Consideration of architectural design and construction firms recommended for work on projects that may be funded by $20 million school in bond debt on the April ballot; and, Considered approving proposed changes to the … Continue reading

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

Piper School District’s Board of Education met Monday evening, Feb. 11. From a policy standpoint, the highlights of their agenda were: A report on Gov. Sam Brownback’s proposed education funding; A legislative update; A separate report on “LEGISLATIVE ISSUES THAT CAN IMPACT EDUCATION“; A report on the district’s Annual Measurable Objectives (AMO), the measure that has … Continue reading

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

Gardner Edgerton School District’s Board of Education met Monday evening, Feb. 11. From a policy standpoint, the highlights of their agenda were: Hearing a report on the sale of school bond debt previously approved by voters; and Unanimously approving a proposal by district administrators to modify bond project scopes of work. ___________________________________________________ Read our Twitter feed … Continue reading

Olathe School District Board of Education Meeting — Thursday, Feb. 7

Olathe School District’s Board of Education met Thursday evening, Feb. 7. From a policy standpoint, the highlights of their agenda were: A report, Implementing Changes to the Nutrition Standards in the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs. According to the agenda: Improving child nutrition is the focal point of the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010.  The … Continue reading

Grandview School District Board of Education Meeting — Thursday, Jan. 17

Grandview School District’s Board of Education met Thursday evening, Jan. 17. From a policy standpoint, the highlights of their agenda were: Consideration of refinancing existing school bond debt in order to save money for the district on interest payments Discussion of asking voters in next April’s general election to approve additional school bond debt for … Continue reading

Piper School District Board of Education Meeting — Monday, Jan. 14

Piper School District’s Board of Education met Monday evening, Jan. 14. From a policy standpoint, the highlights of their agenda were: An enrollment report, which is important, because state funding is based on district enrollment. A report on what the recent Kansas state court ruling on school finance means for district funding. A proposed resolution … Continue reading

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