3-14-16 BOE Meeting includes Budget Discussion

Board of Education Meeting – March 14, 2016
1.                   Call to Order
2.                   Approval of Minutes of the Board Meetings of February 16th 2016.
3.                   Committee Reports:  Teaching & Learning, Governance, Operations and Finance, Building committees, and Head Start reports re: questions/comments
A.      Planning for Board Retreat – March 19
4.                   Public Participation re:  Action Items
5.                   Superintendent’s Report
A.      District Update
B.      Draft FY1617 Budget (De La Paz)
a.       Process and Next Steps
b.       Introduction to Baseline, Investments/Cuts, and Schools
C.     Superintendent’s Personnel Report
Matters relating to professional, paraprofessional and non-instructional staff
Recommendation:  approval of all personnel matters
6.                   Approval of Action Items/New Business
7.                   President’s Report
8.                   Student Members Report
9.                   Public Particpation re FY1617 Budget
10.               Public Participation re:  Matters of General Concern (3-minute per person, with extensions possible)
11.               Board Response to Public Comment
12.               Executive Session to discuss Board of Alders Litigation, Personnel Issues, and Contract Negotiations
13.               Reconvene in Public Session
14.               Adjournment
            The meeting of the Board of Education will be held on Monday, March 14, 2016, starting at 5:30p.m. in the Beecher  School Cafetorium, 100 Jewell St., New Haven, CT