6/15/2021 School Board Meeting Preview

The next School Board meeting is Tuesday, June 15 beginning at 5:30 pm.

Agenda highlights:

⏺Recognitions - this month's Above and Beyond staff and this year's retirees. The Superintendent will share comments as he ends 10 years at RPS. (3.02, 3.03, 3.06)

⏺Information about the work the District has been doing with the International Center for Leadership in Education. (3.04)

⏺Related to the boundary adjustments - information about the Hold Harmless—Exception to Attendance/Administrative Placement Process for Fall 2022 (3.05)

⏺The Consent Agenda includes action on school board policies briefed on 5/18/21 and 6/1/21, including the new Equity Policy (4.06)

⏺Final approval of 2021-2022 School District Budget (7.01)

⏺Financial items: bids for food and milk from Student Nutrition Services (7.02), the Energy Savings Contract Extension (7.03), and approval of the Telephony System contract (7.05)

⏺Referendum Project Update (7.04)

⏺Policy Committee Recommendations First Reading (8.01)


Meeting agenda and documents here: http://go.boarddocs.com/mn/rps535/Board.nsf/goto?open&id=BX87MW670F0A

Items may be added to the draft agenda before the meeting or by a motion adopted at the meeting.


The School Board will be meeting in person in the board room at the Edison Building. The meeting will be streamed online at www.youtube.com/isd535


District stakeholders have opportunity to address the Board directly during a 30 minute “Public Comments” session before the Regular School Board meeting is called to order. Public Comments are not part of the board meeting, live-streamed or taped

for later viewing. Important Details: If you wish to address the School Board, it is recommended that you call the Superintendent’s Office at (507) 328-4256 before 3 pm. on the day of the meeting. You will be asked to provide your name and home address, as well as the topic of your comments. Full details are available here, including information on COVID-19 mitigation during public comments: https://www.rochesterschools.org/about-us/school-board/public-comment




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