March 25 Board Briefing
The Douglas County Board of Education convened for business at 5:50 p.m. on March 25, 2014. The Board conducted business items, interviewed candidates for Director District F, swore in a new Director, and engaged public comment from a crowd of students, parents, teachers, and community members.
Members of the Board of Education interviewed finalist candidates for Director District F. Directors interviewed Rich Robbins, Franceen Thompson, David Ray, Shaylee Holland, Gary Colley, and Dilprit Jamu.
Organization of the Board
Members of the Board appointed Rich Robbins by a margin of 4-2.
Robbins took the oath of office and was officially sworn in as a member of the Board of Education.
Board Committee & Liaison Reports
President Larsen announced the upcoming “Board Unplugged” meeting on April 1 at Mesa Middle School.
The Board engaged in public comment with members of the community.
Board of Education Members agreed to move up Agenda Item 16 regarding Public Comment
Following a discussion, the Board voted 6-1 to accept the policy, with an amendment offered by Director Richardson.
Adoption of Consent Agenda
Staff recommendations, detailed in Agenda Items #14 - #18, organized for Board of Education block approval.
- Performance Contracting - ThunderRidge High School/Wilcox Building Action
- RTD Lease Extension - Northeast Elementary School Action
- DCSD Certificates of Participation Policy - Revision Action
- Unofficial Board of Education Minutes Action
- Personnel Changes