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August 15, 2016 at 5:00 PM - Regular Meeting

Agenda
I. ESTABLISH QUORUM
Presenter:  Board President
Description:  The Board President ensures that a minimum of four board members are present. 
The President then states, for the record, the names of those present and those absent.

President            Donna Sharp                       
Vice President    Rich Sena                     
Secretary            Carlin Friar
Members            Dale Adams, Maritza Gonzalez-Cooper, Alan Rich, Rich Sena, Joe Tidwell
II. CLOSED SESSION
Notice is hereby given that a Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Boerne Independent School District, will be held on August 15, 2016, beginning at 5:00 p.m. at 123 W. Johns Road, Boerne, Texas.  The Closed Session will begin immediately after the opening of the meeting and followed by the public Open Session at approximately 6:30 p.m.  All final votes, actions, or decisions on the following items will be taken in open session meeting thereafter.
Description:  The Board will now recess into Closed Session Pursuant to Texas Government Code Chapter 551 of the Texas Open Meeting Act at approximately 5:00 p.m. for the following purposes:
II.A. PERSONNEL (551.074, .075, .082)
Description:  Proposed Motions for Specific Personnel Actions are listed in the Attachment.
II.A.1. RESIGNATIONS (including consideration of any settlement proposals with regard to current personnel)
II.A.2. APPOINTMENTS (All Professional staff hiring decisions including but not limited to teachers, counselors, administrators, coaches)
II.A.3. DISCUSSION OF PERSONNEL PERFORMANCE
II.A.4. DISCUSSION AND APPROVAL OF ANY STAFFING RECOMMENDATIONS FOR UPCOMING SCHOOL YEAR
II.B. DISCUSSION OF NEGOTIATED CONTRACTS OR AGREEMENTS FOR PROSPECTIVE GIFTS OR DONATIONS (551.073)
II.C. DISCUSS THE PURCHASE, LEASE AND VALUE OF REAL PROPERTY - INCLUDING But Not Limited To Negotiations on Purchasing Decisions With Regard To Land For New Campuses And Negotiated Contracts With Various Firms (551.072)
II.D. CONSULTATION WITH PRIVATE ATTORNEY ON MATTERS PERTAINING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY PENDING LITIGATION OR PERSONNEL MATTERS
III. OPEN SESSION - 6:30 p.m.
Presenter:  Board President
III.A. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE AND MOMENT OF SILENCE
Description:  Students have recessed for the summer; board members will lead the Pledge of Allegiance, and then a moment of silence will be observed.
III.B. APPROVAL OF AGENDA
The Board President will ask the members to indicate whether the order of the agenda, as presented is acceptable or whether changes to that order are proposed.
Description:  PROPOSED MOTION:
I move that the agenda be approved as presented or that the agenda be approved as presented.with the following change(s).
III.C. COMMENDATION OF STUDENTS, STAFF, COMMUNITY ACHIEVEMENTS
Description:   None are anticipated
III.D. CONSIDER ACTION, IF ANY, REGARDING ITEMS DISCUSSED IN CLOSED SESSION
         (as Listed Under Closed Session in this Notice)
Presenter:  Board President
IV. COMMENTS FROM VISITORS
Description:  Under district policy BED Local, citizens may address the Board by contacting the superintendent’s office prior to the meeting or by signing up just before the meeting is called to order. Note: Sign Up Sheet for Speakers is placed at the entrance to the Board Room and speakers must sign in to be heard.  Citizens may not address individual personnel concerns or other items that might infringe on the rights and privileges of others.
V. UNFINISHED / NEW BUSINESS
V.A. CONSIDER FACILITIES ISSUES INCLUDING COMING PLANNED ACTIVITIES, APPROVAL OF BIDS AND BID PACKETS for DISTRICT-WIDE BUILDING PROGRAM AND OTHER DECISIONS ASSOCIATED WITH THE BUILDING PROGRAM:  Including but not limited to any actions concerning facilities upgrades, re-building and design/construction decisions resulting from present and past building programs initiated by the district.
Presenter:  Jim Martin
V.A.1. Consider approval of the GMP (Guaranteed Maximum Price) for package 2 for the renovation of the existing Fabra School.
Presenter:  Jim Martin
Description:  Proposed:   Motion for approval of the total GMP of $11,985,910 as presented by Bartlett Cocke, GC., which includes Package 1 and Package 2 with alternates 1, 4, 6 and 9.
V.A.2. Consider adoption of Building Codes for construction in unincorporated areas of the County
Presenter:  Jim Martin
Description:  Proposed:  Boerne ISD move to adopt the City of Boerne Building codes for projects located in Kendall County jurisdiction.
Attachments: (1)
V.A.3. Consider and approve authorization for easements and utility agreements for Elementary School #6 (Dietz-Elkhorn Site).
Description:  Proposed:  Motion to authorize the Superintendent to negotiate agreements with the Utility Companies and the Developer of the Front Gate subdivision for utility services & drainage easements for the new Elementary School #6 on Dietz-Elkhorn.
Attachments: (1)
VI. MONTHLY REPORTS / HEARINGS
Description:  The following items are reports and are generally not action items – although some exceptions occur.  Board members may choose to take action with regard to the specific items listed.
VI.A. SUPERINTENDENT'S REPORTS:  Oral-The superintendent may update the Board on recent developments linked directly or indirectly to Board/Superintendent Calendar Year Goals in the following categories and including an Enrollment Update.
Presenter:  David Stelmazewski
VI.B. HEAR REPORT ON 2016 ACCOUNTABILITY RATINGS
Presenter:  Sandra Radtke
VI.C. RECEIVE MONTHLY FINANCIAL REPORT FROM THE BISD BUSINESS OFFICE AND BOARD ACTION ON FINANCIAL MATTERS DIRECTLY RELATED TO THOSE REPORTS (INCLUDING BUDGET AMENDMENTS, TAX COLLECTION and DONATIONS REPORT).
Presenter:  Tish Grill
Description:  PROPOSED: Move that BISD approve the Budget Amendments and accept the Tax and Donation reports as presented.
VI.D. REPORTS FROM BOARD MEMBERS - Including but not limited to activities in connection with Board appointed sub-committees, committees with Board representation, Board training and Board Operating Procedures.
Presenter:  Board President
Description:  Board Members may have updates on any recent activities and any developments within their subcommittees, workshops or training.  Rich Sena will provide a presentation based upon his legislative efforts.  Board members will select a Delegate for the TASA/TASB annual conference and also consider the endorsement of a candidate for the TASB Board of Directors.
VI.D.1. Board to select Delegate to the TASB Annual Conference - Delegate Assembly
VI.D.2. Board to consider candidate endorsement for the TASB Board of Directors.
VII. CONSENT AGENDA
Description:  The consent agenda provides the opportunity for the board to act quickly and collectively on routine matters so that valuable meeting time is preserved for other issues.

The board makes a Motion to approve all items, as presented, on the consent agenda unless an individual board member has an objection to approving any of the individual items listed.
Or Motion to approve any individual items on the consent agenda.
VII.A. APPROVE CHANGES AND CORRECTIONS TO 2015 TAX ROLL
VII.B. APPROVE CHANGES AND CORRECTIONS TO TAX ROLLS FOR OTHER YEARS
VII.C. CONSIDER REQUESTS FOR TAX REFUND AND WAIVER OF PENALTIES AND INTEREST
VII.D. APPROVE METHOD OF PURCHASE, VENDOR SELECTION, PROPOSALS, AND/OR PRICES BASED ON DISTRICT ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDATIONS
Presenter:  Tish Grill
Description:  PROPOSED: MOTION TO APPROVE VENDOR SELECTION & PURCHASE ORDERS AS RECOMMENDED.
VII.E. CONSIDER ANNUAL APPROVAL OF THE TEA CHAPTER 41 OPTION 3 AGREEMENT TO PURCHASE ATTENDANCE CREDITS ON OR BEFORE THE DUE DATE
Presenter:  Tish Grill
Description:  The purpose of this agreement, approved by the voters, is to enable the District to reduce its wealth per weighted student to a level that is not greater than the equalized wealth level as determined by the Commissioner of Education in accordance with Section 41.002, Education Code. A new ruling by TEA now requires the Board to approve the agreement in place on an annual basis in a regularly called meeting of the board.

Proposed Motion:  The Boerne ISD moves to approve the purchase of attendance credits on or before the due date in order to receive early agreement credits.
VII.F. CONSIDER APPROVAL OF T-TESS APPRAISAL CALENDARS FOR 2016-2017 SY
Presenter:  Sandra Radtke
Description:  Proposed:  Motion for the BISD Board to approve the T-TESS APPRAISAL CALENDAR FOR 2016-2017 SY.
VII.G. CONSIDER APPROVAL OF REVISIONS TO DEC (LOCAL)
Presenter:  Craig Radtke
VII.H. APPROVAL OF MINUTES FROM PRIOR MEETING
Presenter:  Marcia Leach
Description:  PROPOSED MOTION:
MOTION TO APPROVE THE MINUTES as PRESENTED FROM THE:REGULAR MEETING OF MAY 16, 2016
REGULAR MEETING OF JUNE 20, 2016
OR with the following changes - if Changes are Required.
VIII. FUTURE BUSINESS ITEMS
Description:  September 2, 2016  Workshop
Board Team Building Retreat

September 19, 2016  Regular Board Meeting
Consider TEA Waivers for Class Size if Needed
Set Tax Rate
Update on Enrollment

October 17, 2016  Regular Board Meeting
Possible Audit Approval

November 14, 2016  Special Board Meeting
Approve Audit if necessary
IX. CLOSED SESSION - FURTHER DELIBERATION OR ACTION, IF ANY REGARDING CLOSED SESSION ITEMS.
X. OPEN SESSION - POSSIBLE ACTION REGARDING ANY CLOSED SESSION ITEMS.
XI. ADJOURNMENT
Description:  MOTION TO ADJOURN

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