• 12-20-2016 Special Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    12-20-2016 Special Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    Approval of the 2016 Capital Improvement Program Annual Evaluation Report; Presentation on land acquisition activities for future school and facilities sites; and approval of the District Capital Improvement Program

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  • 12-13-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    12-13-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    Fiscal Year 2017 Budget Augmentation; Gifted and Talented Update; Grades 6-8 Mathematics Textbook Adoption; 6th Annual Holiday Card Contest Winner; 2015-16 Superintendent Evaluation; Preliminary Approval of Board Policies 9170, 3321, 6111, and 9100; and Recognition of Outgoing Trustees

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  • 11-29-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    11-29-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    Adoption of Resolution notifying the Oversight Panel for School Facilities and the Debt Management Commission on the proposed issuance of up to $70 million in General Obligation Bonds; update on the additional services provided by the Early Childhood Education Program; and presentation on the Washoe County School District's Data Privacy and Security Policy, measures to protect student and staff information, and compliance with state and federal requirements.

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  • 11-15-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    11-15-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    Acceptance of the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR); presentation of the annual budget book; presentation on the General Election Results; presentation of Read by Grade 3, presentation on K-5 Mathematics Instructional Materials progress, conversion of Spanish Springs Elementary School to Multi-Track, Year-Round for the 2017-18 School Year; presentation on Multi-Track, Year-Round community engagement and outreach; preliminary approval of revisions to Board Policy 9205, Safe and Respectful Learning Environment; preliminary approval of revisions to Board Policy 9201, Bullying, Harassment and Discrimination Prohibited; and approval of the Audit of Information Technology - Organizational Structure and Security Program

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  • 10-25-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    10-25-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    Update on 2016 Legislative Session; adoption of 2016B Bond Resolution; award of Request for Proposal of a Financial Grade Operational Audit; renewal of contract with United Health Care for EGWP; renewal of Vision Services Plan; preliminary approval of revisions to Board Policy 6111, School Calendars and Schedule Types to Relieve Overcrowding; update on the Achievement School District; and presentation on the National Service Enterprise Certification in Volunteer Management/Engagement awarded to Volunteer Services

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  • 10-11-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    10-11-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    Approval of new elementary and middle school educational specifications; approval of the Superintendent's recommendations on the School Overcrowding Management Plans for Bud Beasley Elementary School, Libby Booth Elementary School, Nancy Gomes Elementary School, Huffaker Elementary School, Hunter Lake Elementary School, Lemmon Valley Elementary School, Echo Loder Elementary School, Miguel Sepulveda Elementary School, Silver Lake Elementary School, Alice Smith Elementary School, Smithridge Elementary School, Alyce Taylor Elementary School, Jerry Whitehead Elementary School, and Sarah Winnemucca Elementary School; modified the implementation of the automatic Conversion Threshold to Multi-Track, Year-Round at the elementary school level, pursuant to Administrative Regulation 6111(I)(2), to include an exception for an unexpected annual growth rate for a School Overcrowding Management Plan; approval of the proposed evaluation rubric for the 2015-2016 evaluation of the Washoe County School District Superintendent for Ms. Traci Davis and agreed to the proposed scope of work to facilitate the evaluation from Public Impact.

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  • 09-27-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    09-27-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    Presentation on communications efforts related to overcrowding community town hall meetings; and preliminary approval of Board Policies in the 9000 Series related to Board Governance and Superintendent Evaluation.

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  • 09-16-2016 Work Session of the Board of Trustees

    09-16-2016 Work Session of the Board of Trustees

    Discussion and review of revisions to Board Policies in the 9000 Series related directly to Board operations and Superintendent evaluation

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  • 09-15-2016 Work Session of the Board of Trustees

    09-15-2016 Work Session of the Board of Trustees

    Discussion and review of revisions to Board Policies in the 9000 Series related directly to Board operations and Superintendent evaluation

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  • 09-13-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    09-13-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    Preliminary approval of Board Policies 1505, Visitors to District Property, 3100, Financial Services, and 7120, Community Use of School Facilities

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  • 09-13-2016 Joint Meeting of the Board of Trustees and Safe and Healthy Schools Commission

    09-13-2016 Joint Meeting of the Board of Trustees and Safe and Healthy Schools Commission

    Review of activities of the Safe and Healthy Schools Commission and proposed goals and objectives for upcoming meeting year

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  • 08-26-2016 Work Session of the Board of Trustees

    08-26-2016 Work Session of the Board of Trustees

    Discussion of revisions to Board Policies in the 9000 series

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  • 08-23-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    08-23-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    Approval of Board Resolution 16-007, "A Resolution in Support of Nevada School Trust Lands;" approval of 2017 Bill Draft Request related to special education funding; preliminary approval of revisions to Board Policies 1140 (Distribution and Display of Informational and Non-School Materials), 1160 (Communications, Community Relations and Public Engagement), 5105 (Student Uniforms - Adoption of a Site-Based Policy), 7546 (School Nutrition Services) and initiation of the 15-day public review period; update on changes to special education services based on WestEd report recommendations; approval of participation agreement with Nevada Health Partners for a new prescription drug program; and approval of a 7% increase in the employee contribution to the Group Health Insurance Program rate and benefit changes.

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  • 08-09-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    08-09-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    Update on Interim Legislative Committee on Education; preliminary review of proposed Bill Draft Request for Washoe County School District; presentation by students on their 1st Day of School experiences; approval of Qualified High Deductible/Health Savings Account options for 2017 Plan Year; and discussion on new pharmacy contract and proposed 7% increase in employee contribution to Group Health Insurance Rate - items tabled for a future meeting.

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  • 07-19-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    07-19-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    Adoption of Resolution No. 16-006 and presentation on challenges created by Nevada's current property tax structure and property tax cap.

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  • 06-21-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    06-21-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    Approval of Fiscal Year 2016 Budget Augmentation; approval of School Facility Agreement with West Meadows Investments, LLC; approval of Certain Milk and Other Dairy Products Bid; approval of Interlocal Agreement with TMCC for TMCC High School Technical Pathways Option; approval of Capital Funding Protection Committee recommendations; approval of Damonte Ranch High School expansion agreement with GML Architects, LLC; approval of employment agreement with Chief Auditor; and approval of revisions to Internal Audit Charter.

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  • 06-07-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    06-07-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    District-sponsored charter school performance audit approvals and charter renewals; presentation on Extended Learning Time and Graduation Initiative; acceptance of Quality Assurance Review report regarding Internal Audit Department; update on overcrowding and growth community engagement efforts; presentation on family and community outreach regarding conversion to multi-track, year-round calendars for certain elementary schools; and direction to Superintendent to draft a new employment agreement with Chief Auditor

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  • 05-24-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    05-24-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    Public hearing on Fiscal Year 2017 Tentative Budget; approval of Final Budget for Fiscal Year 2017; approval of Balanced Calendar for 2017-18 School Year; approval of applications for certain schools to be rated on the Alternative Performance Framework; approval of renewal of Consulting and Management Services for Food Service Program contract with Aramark Educational Services, LLC; approval of the grant application for Read by Grade 3; adoption of Resolution No. 16-004 in support of My Name, My Identity campaign; and preliminary approval to reformatting of Board of Trustees' community communication plan

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  • 05-10-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    05-10-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    Appointment of Ryan Gonda to fill the vacancy on the Board in District C.

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  • 04-26-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    04-26-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    Approval of Smarter Region Brand Vision Statement; Presentation and update on School-Based Health Center at Wooster High School; Presentation on proposed pilot program for a Coordinated Care Center; Approval of Conversion Threshold of 120% of base capacity for middle and high schools

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  • 04-21-2016 Special Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    04-21-2016 Special Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    Determination of process to fill vacant seat for District C

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  • 04-21-2016 Work Session of the Board of Trustees

    04-21-2016 Work Session of the Board of Trustees

    Department reports presented for: Office of Student Services; Office of Information Technology; Office of Business and Finance; Office of School Police; Office of Human Resources; Office of Academics; Office of Accountability; and Graduation Data from the Office of School Performance

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  • 04-05-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    04-05-2016 Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    Approval of Tentative Budget and notice of Public Hearing on Tentative Budget; approval of Pay for Performance MOA with WEA for Learning Strategist stipends related to Read by Grade 3; approval of financial retention incentives pursuant to Assembly Bill 483; and discussion of Teacher Appreciation Week activities

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  • 03-29-2016 Special Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    03-29-2016 Special Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    Appointment of Dr. Diane Nicolet as Trustee for District G

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  • 03-09-2016 Special Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    03-09-2016 Special Meeting of the Board of Trustees

    Review and selection of applicants for interview for District G vacancy

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