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Board Of Education

West Hartford has an elected seven-member Board of Education which is required by State Statute and Town Charter to oversee public education.
February 7, 2012

Regular Meeting
Tuesday, February 7, 2012, 7:00 p.m.
Town Hall, 50 South Main Street
Legislative Chamber - Room 314

I.  Call to Order
    A.  Roll Call
    B.  Pledge of Allegiance
    C.  Revision to Agenda Order

II.  Student Participation  

 


III.  Public Communications:  Comments on topics of interest
     3 minutes per individual, 20 minutes per subject matter

IV.  Old Business

      A.  Adoption of the Capital Improvement Plan for 2012-2013

           Recommendation:  THAT the Board of Education 
           adopt the Capital Improvement Plan for 2012-2013

      B.  Motion by Lib Brassil Spinella, Bruce Putterman, and
           Terry Schmitt to Accept and Approve Revised Policy 6242
           -Second Reading

            Recommendation:  THAT the Board of Education 
            Accept and Approve as a Second and Final Reading
            the following policy which was revised by the Board
            Policy Subcommittee:

            6242:  Activity Funds Management

      C.  Motion  by Lib Brassil Spinella, Bruce Putterman, and
           Terry Schmitt to Accept and Approve Revised Policy 6310
           -Second Reading

            Recommendation:  THAT the Board of Education 
            Accept and Approve as a Second and Final Reading
            the following policy which was revised by the Board 
            Policy Subcommittee:

            6310:  Graduation Requirements


V.  New Business

VI.  Staff Communications and Reports

      A.  Superintendent’s Report

           1.  State of the Schools Report

                Background:  Dr. Karen L. List will report.

                State of the Schools Report Presentation

      B.  Staff Reports and Board Discussions

           1.  NextED Transforming Connecticut's 
                Education System Continuous Improvement
                Plan from The Connecticut Association of 
                Public School Superintendents (CAPSS)

                Background:  Dr. Joseph Cirasuolo, 
                Executive Director of CAPPS will report.

                CAPSS Executive Summary     
           
VII.   Routine Matters

       A.  Financial Statement

           1.  Approval of the Financial Statement for the 
                Period Ending December 31, 2011

                Recommendation:  THAT the Board of Education
                approve the Financial Statement for the period 
                ending December 31, 2011

       B.  Approval of Minutes

           1.  Approval of the minutes of the regular Board
                meeting of January 17, 2012

                Recommendation:  THAT the Board of Education 
                approve the minutes of the regular Board meeting 
                of January 17, 2012

                     
VIII.  Information and Reports
        
       A.  Board Members: Communications and Reports
           
            1.  Reports from Other Boards and Organizations

            2.  Other Information and Discussions   
                                 
       B.  Non-Staff Communications and Reports

            1.  Reports from Student Board Representatives
            
 
IX.    Future Business

        A.  Announcement of Meeting Dates

             1.  Next Regular Board Meeting, Wednesday,
                  February 29, 2012, at 7:00 p.m.,
                  Town Hall, 50 South Main Street,
                  Legislative Chamber, Room 314

        B.  Request for Future Agenda Items

X.  Comments from Visitors - 3 minutes per individual, 
     20 minutes per subject matter
       

XI.  Executive Session
              

XII.  Adjournment

 

West Hartford Public Schools

50 South Main St, West Hartford, CT  06107

T: 860-561-6600

F: 860-561-6910

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