Tuesday is an active day for our district, at 3pm the Board of Education meets with the Superintendent search firm (see Gina's post). This is a public meeting and we encourage all parents to participate. At 7:30 pm the board meeting starts, budget reductions will make up an important part of the meeting. The reduction list starts on p160 of the agenda. Items being voted on are:
14a-Using stimulus funds to fund Learning Centers
22-Using stimulus funds to fund 5 Program Specialist positions for 2 years
42-Using stimulus funds to fund certain preschool program expenses
43a-Eliminate paid transportation (this does not affect mandated special ed or NCLB busing,will most likely affect Crossings, Crystal Ranch and Clayton residents).
44-Eliminate one member of the Superintendent's Council (starting 2010-2011 school year.) The Council members are: Associate Superintendent, 4 Assistant Superintends (Special Education, Elementary Education, Personnel Services and Administrative Services) and District General Council.
45-Eliminate Administrative Assistant for one member of the Superintendent's Council (starting 2010-2011)
46-Transfer from State Deferred Maintenance Funding
47-Delay transfer of Meals for the Needy to Food and Nutrition Services
48-Eliminate one Senior Maintenance Worker
49-Eliminate Director of Purchasing50-Reduce District funding for Leadership Conference by 50%
51-Additional reductions to Tier 3 programs (target amount $12,600,000, including the restorations of 5 campus supervisors for student safety.) See information regarding the Tier Programs here. Disclaimer: This list is from the March Study Session, and may not be current.