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The student graduation rate has increased every year for the past seven years!


Upcoming Board of Education Meetings

The Board of Education meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month, October through May, and the 4th Tuesdays only June through September.

Time: 6:30 p.m. (public hearings may begin at 6:15 p.m)

Location: The Educational Service Center, 12 Scott Street, 3rd Floor.

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On Cable: Live on Cox Cable channel 18.

On the Web: http://www.cyanetsports.com/cbschools/

Current Agenda

August 26, 2014
6:30 P.M.
12 Scott Street
Council Bluffs, Iowa


1. Call to Order
2. Roll Call
3. Moment of Silence
4. Pledge of Allegiance
5. We are Proud of Our Schools/Introductions

• Student Spotlight

6. Approval of Agenda
7. *Approval of Minutes

• Regular Meeting of July 22, 2014

8. Public Participation

(This is an opportunity for members of the public to address the Board regarding agenda items or other matters of concern.)

9. Superintendent’s Report

*A. Student Achievement

• Summer School Report
• Annual Adequate Yearly Progress Report
• ACT Test Results

*B. Informational Presentations

• Mid-City Trail Phase 2, Thomas Jefferson High School Campus
• Overview of 2014-15 Participation in Community Eligibility

*C. Resolutions

• Approval of Substitute Rates for 2014-15
• Approval of Contract for Mental Health Consulting Services
• Policy Review/Approval

Second reading of the following policies:
203 Board of Directors’ Annual Meeting (NEW)
204 Board of Directors’ Organizational Meeting and Election/Appointment
of Officers (former policy 203)
205 Board of Directors’ Officers, President and Vice President (former
policy 204; number change only)
206 Board of Directors’ Secretary-Treasurer (NEW)
234 Board of Directors’ Vacancies (former policy 205; number change
235 Board of Directors’ Member Ethics (former policy 206; number change

10. Approval of Consent Agenda

*A. Business Items

• Annual Appointments of District Complaint Officers and Investigators
• Approval of Final 2014 List of Graduates
• Approval of Promise Partners ECI Contract

B. Personnel Action
*C. Claims & Accounts

11. Closed Session

BE IT RESOLVED that a Closed Session, as provided in Section 21.5 (1) (i) of the Open Meetings Law be conducted to evaluate the professional competency of an individual whose performance is being considered to prevent needless and irreparable injury to that individual’s reputation and that individual has requested a closed session.

12. Return to Open Session from Closed Session
13. Adjournment

*Denotes Exhibit


 Link to Past Agendas