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Monday, June 29, 2009

Agenda for tonight's meeting

The full agenda for tonight's Board of Education meeting can found here.

A few highlights:

Recognition of volunteers from Jamboree, Dad's Night, Super Science Saturday and the HSAs.

Presentation on the referendum financing options and timeline.

Approval of the 2010-2011 school calendar.

Approval of some new textbooks and middle school program of studies.

The usual host of resignations, appointments, leaves of absence and changes of assignment.

Discussion items include revisions to our "use of facilities" policy, an update on our separation from the Village for landscaping and fields maintenance, hiring employees during the summer and out 09-10 Board "retreat."

Tune in online (webcast click here) or come on down to the Ed Center! Public comments on any school issue are welcome!

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