• July 29, 2014

    Posted by Jennifer Rodriguez at 7/29/2014
    Board Actions Summary Report for the Meeting of July 29, 2014

    Kevin Beiser, Marne Foster, Scott Barnett, Richard Barrera and John Lee Evans were present.

    D.1. The following management appointments were announced:
    • Irene Hightower, Principal, Cabrillo Elementary
    • Heather Harris, Principal, Emerson/Bandini Elementary
    • Shannon Lewis, Principal, Freese Elementary
    • Tim Suanico, Principal, Joyner Elementary
    • Michelle Vergne, Vice Principal, Lewis Middle
    • Jeffrey Sabins, Vice Principal, Mira Mesa High
    • Drew Rowlands, Interim Chief Operations Officer
    • Ursula Leimbach, Chief Public Information Officer

    The Board of Education approved the following major agenda items:

    E.2. Plan to Promote Proactive Positive Behavior Strategies Such as PBIS and Restorative Justice Practices as Student Discipline Approaches, Address the District's Zero Tolerance Practices and Agreement with San Diego County Superintendent of Schools to Implement the PASS AmeriCorps Program
     
    E.3. REVISED Memorandum of Understanding Regarding Partnership with La Jolla Cluster Schools

    F.1-6. All Items on the Board Consent Agenda
     
    G.1. Report on Superintendent Evaluation
    Support Document: Superintendent Assessment
     
    G.2. Ratification of Tentative Agreement with Office-Technical and Business Services (OTBS) Bargaining Unit
     
    G.5. Schedule of Board of Education Meeting, January through June 2015

    G.6. Resolution Nominating Senator Marty Block as California School Boards Association's (CSBA) 2014 Outstanding Legislator of the Year
     
    H.1. Three-Year Budget Plan for School Stabilization Update; 2015-16 Strategy;

    H.2. Report on Amended 2014-15 District Budget;

    H.3. State Mandate Block Grant Program, 2014-15 
     
    H.6 Revisions to Administrative Procedures Related to the Use of District Fields and Stadiums and Adoption of Field Use Policy for Point Loma High School – AS AMENDED 
     
    H.7. Harriet Tubman Village Charter School Proposition Z Facilities Project
     
    H.8. Resolution and Recommendation to Declare Portion of Amici Park as Surplus; and Authorization to Commence with Process for Potential Sale, Lease and/or Other Disposition
     
    H.9. Proposed Title I $1.5 Million Grant Program
     
    H.10. Legislative Sponsorship Requests
     
    H.11. Public Hearing on Consolidated Application and Resolution for Funding Categorical Aid Programs, 2014-15
     
    H.12. Human Resources Recommendations Regarding Position Classifications
     
    H.13. Central Office Reorganization and Human Resources Division Recommendations to Establish and Eliminate Positions

    I.1.-64. All Items on the Superintendent's Consent Agenda

    The next regular meeting will be held on Sept.9, 2014.
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  • July 8, 2014

    Posted by Linda Zintz at 7/8/2014 9:00:00 PM
    Board Actions Summary Report for the Meeting of July 8, 2014:

    Kevin Beiser, Marne Foster, Scott Barnett, Richard Barrera and John Lee Evans were present.
     
    D.1. The following management appointments were announced:
          
                Deidre Hardson,
     Principal, Salk Elementary
                Jose Valdez, Vice Principal, Euclid Elementary
                Decydered Piña, Vice Principal, Fay Elementary 

    The Board of Education approved the following major agenda items:
     
    E.1.  Restructuring Plans for 12 District Schools in Program Improvement Year 4 Status
     
    F.1-3. All Items on the Board Consent Agenda
     
    G.1.  2014-15 Board Memberships
     
    G.2.  Direction to Superintendent to Convene Committee to Review Current California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Policies and Develop Recommendations for CIF Board of Managers Consideration.
     
    H.3.  Agreement with EDCO Disposal Corporation to Provide District-wide Waste and Recyclables Collection and Management Services.
     
    H.5.  Public Hearing and Adoption of Resolution to Dedicate an Easement and Right-of-Way to San Diego Gas & Electric Company on District-owned Property (portion of Hoover High School Site).
     
    H.7.  Media Advertising for Facilities Planning and Construction (FPC).
     
    I.1.-23. All Items on the Superintendent's Consent Agenda
     
    The next regular meeting will be held on July 29, 2014.
     
     
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  • June 24, 2014

    Posted by Linda Zintz at 6/24/2014 9:05:00 PM

    Board Actions Summary Report for the Meeting of June 24, 2014:

    Kevin Beiser, Marne Foster, Scott Barnett, Richard Barrera and John Lee Evans were present.
     
    D.1. The following management appointments were announced:

     
            Fabiola Bagula, Area Superintendent
          John Ross, Principal, Lincoln High School
          James Michaelian, Vice Principal, Kearny High Complex— Stanley E. Foster School of Engineering, Innovation, and Design 

    The Board of Education approved the following major agenda items:   

    E.2. Public Hearing on 2014-15 Annual Service and Budget Plan for Local Plan for Special Education.
     
    E.3. 2014-15 Title I Budget Plan for the San Diego Unified School District, Second Reading.
     
    H.1. Adoption of the Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP).
     
    H.2. Public Hearing and Adoption of the 2014-15 District Budget and Resolution to Certify Fiscal Solvency for Subsequent Two Years
     
    H.3. Resolution Authorizing the Issuance and Sale of 2014-15 Tax and Revenue Anticipation Notes (TRANS) in an Amount Not to Exceed $250,000,000 and Authorizing the Execution and Delivery of Documents Related Thereto.
     
    H.4. Public Hearing and Resolution in the Matter of Intention to Dedicate an Easement and Right-of-Way to San Diego Gas & Electric Company for Electric and Communications Facilities Upon District-Owned Property (portion of Hoover High School Site).
     
    H.5. Eliminate/Reduce Vacant Classified Positions Proposed through Site-Based Strategic Staffing Process
     
    I.1-82. All Items on the Superintendent's Consent Agenda
     
    The next regular meeting will be held on July 8, 2014.
     
     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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  • June 10, 2014

    Posted by Linda Zintz at 6/10/2014 9:40:00 PM

    Board Actions Summary Report for the Meeting of June 10, 2014:

    Kevin Beiser, Marne Foster, Scott Barnett, Richard Barrera and John Lee Evans were present.
     
    B.3. Student Presentation:  2014 Ericson Elementary School Honor Choir (Subdistrict A - Evans)
     
    The Board of Education approved the following major agenda items:
     
    E.2.  San Diego Unified Pledge as Part of the Council of Great City Schools Efforts Regarding African American, Hispanic and Males of Colors.
     
    F.1.-4.  All Items on the Board Consent Agenda
     
    G.5. REVISED: Resolution to Improve Education While Living Within Our Means: Continuation of the Three-Year Budget/School Stabilization Plan.
     
    H.2. Three-Year Budget Plan for School Stabilization; 2015-16 Strategy.
     
    H.5. Eliminate/Reduce Vacant Classified Positions Proposed through Site-Based Strategic Staffing Process. Postpone the item to the June 24 meeting.
     
    H.9. Declaration of Need for Fully Qualified Educators.
     
    I.1-58. All Items on the Superintendent's Consent Agenda
     
    The next regular meeting will be held on June 24, 2014.
     
     
     
     
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  • June 3, 2014

    Posted by Linda Zintz at 6/3/2014 6:30:00 PM

    Board Actions Summary Report for the Meeting of June 3, 2014:

    Kevin Beiser, Marne Foster, Scott Barnett, Richard Barrera and John Lee Evans were present.

    The Board of Education approved the following major agenda items:
     
    E.1.  Accept the Staff Recommendation to Not Renew the Charter for the Pacific American Academy Charter School.
     
    E.2.  Accept the Staff Recommendation to Deny the Charter Petition by Nopilhuan Charter School.
     
    E.3.  Accept the Staff Recommendation on Request for Renewal of Holly Drive Leadership Academy Charter School. 
     
    E.4.  Madison Cluster Reconfiguration
     
    E.5.  Propositions S and Z Construction Bonds Update and Adoption of Resolution Approving Revised Propositions S and Z Bond Project Plan and Undertaken Pursuant to Propositions S and Z.
     
    E.7.  Resolution to Accept $1 Million Donation from O'Farrell Charter School for Track and Turf Field Improvements.
     
    E.8.  Charter School Facility Committee Grant Application Recommendations and Staff Input and Recommendations.
     
    E.9.  Second Amended and Restated Bylaws of the Proposition S and Proposition Z Independent Citizens' Oversight Committee.
     
    The next regular meeting will be held on June 10, 2014.
     
     
     
     
     
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  • May 27, 2014

    Posted by Linda Zintz at 5/27/2014 9:40:00 PM

    Board Actions Summary Report for the Meeting of May 27, 2014:

     

    Kevin Beiser, Marne Foster, Scott Barnett, Richard Barrera and John Lee Evans were present.
     
    B.2.  Pledge of Allegiance: Henry High School Navy JROTC  
     
    B.3. Student Presentation: Porter Elementary and Knox Middle school students (Sub-District E, Foster)
     
    D.1. The following management appointments were announced:

     

              Alma 'Mirna' Estrada, Principal, Memorial Prep Middle School 

              Stephanie Brown, Vice Principal, Dana Middle School

    The Board of Education approved the following major agenda items:
     
    E.1. Associated Student Body (ASB) Presidents' Report and Resolution Designating October as Anti-Bullying Awareness Month.
     
    E.3. Ratification of Agreement with Turnaround Arts:  CA at Burbank Elementary to Participate in an Arts Assisted School Improvement Program
     
     F.1-7. All Items on the Board Consent Agenda
     
    G.2. REVISED: 5-24-14: Resolution to Improve Outcomes for English Language Learners (Evans/Foster).
     
    G.3  Comprehensive Plan for Integrating Opening of Salk Elementary into Mira Mesa Cluster in September 2015 (Evans/Foster).
     
    H.1. REVISED 5-27-14: Board of Education Final Review and Action on the San Diego Education Association (SDEA) Supplemental Early Retirement Plan (SERP).
     
    I.1-53. All Items on the Superintendent's Consent Agenda except Item I.36, which was continued to June 24 meeting.
     
    The next regular meetings will be held on June 3 and 10, 2014.

     

     

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  • May 13, 2014

    Posted by Linda Zintz at 5/13/2014 8:45:00 PM

    Board Actions Summary Report for the Meeting of May 13, 2014:

    Kevin Beiser, Marne Foster, Richard Barrera and John Lee Evans were present. Scott Barnett was absent.

    B.2. Pledge of Allegiance: Lincoln High School JROTC  
     
    B.3. Student Presentation:  San Diego High School of Media, Visual and Performing Arts (MVPA) Dance Team (Subdistrict D - Barrera)
    B.4. Recognition of Athletic Teams and Students
     
    B.5. Recognition of National Police Week, May 11-17, 2014
     
    The Board approved the following major agenda items:
     
    F.1-5. All Items on the Board Consent Agenda
     
    G.1. America's Finest Charter School:  Action on Request for Charter Renewal
     
    G.6. District's Initial Proposal for Administrators Association San Diego City Schools (AASD), Classified Supervisors' Unit to Bargain a Successor Agreement for 2014-15.
     
    G.7. Ratification of Tentative Agreement with Administrators Association San Diego City Schools (AASD), Classified Supervisors' for Collective Negotiations Contract.
     
    G.8. Ratification of Amendment to Memorandum of Understanding with the San Diego Education Association (SDEA) to Implement Supplemental Early Retirement Program (SERP) for 2014-15 Fiscal Year.
     
    G.10. Discussion of Gifted and Talented Education (GATE) Testing Program and Identification of Students.
     
    I.1.-30. All Items on the Superintendent's Consent Agenda.
     
    The next regular meeting will be held on May 27, 2014.
     
     

     

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  • April 29, 2014

    Posted by Linda Zintz at 4/29/2014 9:50:00 PM
    Board Actions Summary Report for the Meeting of April 29, 2014:

    Kevin Beiser, Marne Foster, Scott Barnett, Richard Barrera and John Lee Evans were present.
     
    B.2.  Pledge of Allegiance: Kearny High School Army JROTC  
     
    B.3. Student Presentation:  Crown Point Junior Music Academy violin students (Sub-District C, Barnett)
     
    D.1. The following management appointments were announced:
           

             Sandra Cephas, Principal, Bethune Elementary

             Alexander Villalobos, Vice Principal, Knox Middle

             Debbie Foster, Executive Director, Financial Planning and Development

             Ron Rode, Director, Research and Reporting Development (Corrected: May 6, 2014)

             Vikki Henton, Director, Financial Planning, Monitoring and Accountability

             Terry Walter, Director, Special Projects-Instruction

             Cheryl Hibbeln, High School Resources Officer

             Ana Diaz-Booz, Lead Principal, Kearny High
     
    The Board approved the following major agenda items:
     
    E.3. Plan for Lincoln High School
     
    F.1-5. All Items on the Board Consent Agenda
     
    G.2. REVISED 4-29-14 Implementation of Remaining Obligations for San Diego Education Association (SDEA), Administrators Association of San Diego (AASD)-Certificated, Non-Represented Employees, Confidential Employees and Board Trustees.
     
    G.4. District's Initial Proposal for Administrators Association San Diego City Schools (AASD), Certificated Supervisors' Unit to Bargain a Successor Agreement for 2014.
     
    G.5. District's Initial Proposal for San Diego Education Association (SDEA) to Bargain a Successor Agreement for 2014.
     
    G.6. Update on Three-Year Budget Planning.
     
    G.9. San Diego Unified Board of Education Appointment of Representative to the Harriet Tubman Village Charter School Board.
     
    H.3. Central Office Reorganization and Human Resources Division Recommendations to Establish and Eliminate Positions.
     
    I.1-41. All items on the Superintendent's Consent Agenda.
     
    The next regular meeting will be held on May 13, 2014.
     
     
     
     
     
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  • April 8, 2014

    Posted by Linda Zintz at 4/8/2014 8:55:00 PM
    Board Actions Summary Report for the Meeting of April 8, 2014:

    Kevin Beiser, Marne Foster, Scott Barnett, Richard Barrera and John Lee Evans were present.
     
    B.2.  Pledge of Allegiance:  San Diego High School JROTC  
     
    B.3. Student Presentation:  Creative Performing Media Arts (CPMA) Singers (Sub-District A, Evans)
     
    D.1. The following management appointments were announced:
           

             Nicola Labas, Principal, Innovation MS (iMiddle)

             Joe Austin, Principal, Hoover HS

             Angelia Watkins, Vice Principal, Lincoln HS

             Mary Lange, Program Manager, Educational Technology

             Deborah Higdon, Program Manager, School in the Park

             Sherie Velazquez, Business Manager, Early Childhood Education

             Jodie Macalos, Controller

             Gil Gutierrez, Human Resources Officer

              Sofia Freire, Area 4 Superintendent

             Erin Houston, Human Resources Officer 

    The Board approved the following major agenda items:
     
    E.2. Linked Learning Pathways Update and Ratification of Associated Agreements with Linked Learning San Diego Consortium and the University of San Diego.
     
    F.1-9. All Items on the Board Consent Agenda
     
    G.1.  Schedule of Board of Education Meetings, July through December 2014.

    G.4.  Albert Einstein Academy Charter Middle School:  Material Revision to Charter of Albert Einstein Academy Charter Middle School to Relocate to Another Site.
     
    G.6.  Resolution in the Matter of Support for Improving Wages and Working Conditions in San Diego.
     
    G.7. Resolution in the Matter of Support for Senate Bill 850 Community College Baccaluareate Pilot Program.
     
    G.9.  Resolution to the Matter of Support for Educate Our State (EOS), Effort to Place Initiative Titled "School Funding, Property Tax Revenues" on the Ballot.
     
    H.2.  2014 Policy Principles and Priorities for San Diego Unified.
     
    H.3. Purchase and Sale Agreement with NCWP - River Bank Plaza, LLC, for Purchase of Two Parcels in Mission Valley for intended occupancy by Audeo Charter School.
     
    I.1- 37. All Items on the Superintendent's Consent Agenda
     
    The next regular meeting will be held on April 29, 2014.
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  • March 11, 2014

    Posted by Linda Zintz at 3/11/2014 7:45:00 PM
    Board Actions Summary Report for the Meeting of March 11, 2014:

    Kevin Beiser, Marne Foster, Scott Barnett, and Richard Barrera were present. John Lee Evans was absent.
     
    B.2.  Pledge of Allegiance:  Crawford High School Army JROTC  
     
    B.3. Student Presentation:  Scripps Ranch High School (Sub-District B, Beiser)
     
    D.1. The following management appointment was announced:
           
                •  Gene Fuller, Director, Real Estate Department
     
    F.1.-5. All Items on the Board Consent Agenda
     
    G.3. REVISED 3-10-14: Appointment of Representatives to the Advisory Committee on the Utilization of Excess School Property (ACUESP).
     
    G.4. Resolution in Support of the Proposed North Park Property and Business Improvement District.
     
    H.1. Second Interim Financial Report, Fiscal Year 2013-14, in Compliance with Education Code Section 42130.
     
    H.2. Resolution in the Matter of Intent to Declare Qualified Certification at Second Interim and Balance the District Budgets for Fiscal Years 2013-14, 2014-15, and 2015-16.
     
    H.3. Resolution to Adopt the Public Agency Retirement Services (PARS) Supplementary Early Retirement Plan  for Eligible SDEA Employees and Ratification of Agreement with Phase II Systems dba Public Agency Retirement Services (PARS) to Provide Administrative Management Services for the District's Supplementary Early Retirement Plan (SERP).
     
    H.4. Public Disclosure of Collective Bargaining Agreement and Ratification of Memorandum of Understanding with the San Diego Education Association (SDEA), to Offer Supplemental Early Retirement Program (SERP) for 2014-15.
     
    H.5. Public Hearing and Ratify Adoption of Resolution in the Matter to Dedicate an Easement and Right-of-Way to San Diego Gas and Electric on District-Owned Property (portion of Hage Elementary).
     
    I.1-31. All Items on the Superintendent's Consent Agenda.
     
    The next regular meeting will be held on April 8, 2014.
     
     
     
     
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