View Options:

Show Everything
Hide Everything

July 27, 2020 at 4:00 PM - Special Meeting

All Wausau School District Board of Education Meetings will be conducted as a virtual meeting due to an active emergency situation (COVID-19 Pandemic), meaning that multiple Board members may be participating in the meeting from remote locations through the use of communications technology and that public access to the meeting may be arranged through the use of technology. 

Members of the media and public may attend in person, by calling 1-415-655-0001, then dial the meeting room access code: 
 133 257 0605, or through the virtual WebEx Meeting:  
https://wausauschools.webex.com/wausauschools/onstage/g.php?MTID=e2425e849fdfd39c4110c736c10db599a  
Should a password be required, it is: 1234    All public participants' phones, microphones, and chat dialog boxes will be muted or disabled during the meeting.  

Members of the public who do not wish to appear in person may view the meeting live by the Wausau Area Access Media on the Government and Education Cable Channel 981.  Wausau Area Access Media also lives streams the meeting on https://waam.viebit.com The meeting will also be available on the Wausau Area Access Media Youtube channel a few days after filming.  All meeting access information shall also appear in a prominent location on the Wausau School District website.  


For those individuals with disabilities, including individuals with visual or hearing impairments, as well as individuals who may have limited access to technology, please contact the Deputy Clerk, Cassie Peck at 715-261-0505 or cpeck@wausauschools.org
 
Friday, July 24, 2020, at 3:00 pm
Agenda
I. CALL TO ORDER
II. Referendum Project Proposal (Action Requested)
Description:  Administration and a representative from the Task Force will present an update and recommendation on the referendum project proposal. The action necessary to move this work forward would occur in subsequent agenda items.
Attachments:
III. INITIAL RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS IN AN AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $155,000,000 (Action Requested)
Description:  Administration is seeking preliminary approval of the below referendum question and referendum plan as presented.  The full Board will be asked to consider final approval at the August 10, 2020 regular Board meeting.
 
IV. RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE SCHOOL DISTRICT BUDGET TO EXCEED REVENUE LIMIT BY $3,000,000 FOR RECURRING PURPOSES (Action Requested)
Description:  Administration is seeking preliminary approval of the below referendum question and referendum plan as presented.  The full Board will be asked to consider final approval at the August 10, 2020 regular Board meeting.
 
V. RESOLUTION PROVIDING FOR A REFERENDUM ELECTION ON THE QUESTIONS OF THE APPROVAL OF AN INITIAL RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS IN AN AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $155,000,000 AND A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE SCHOOL DISTRICT BUDGET TO EXCEED REVENUE LIMIT BY $3,000,000 FOR RECURRING PURPOSES (Action Requested)
Description:  Administration is seeking preliminary approval to ask voters to consider two referendum questions on November 3, 2020.  One question for issuing bonds for the purpose of capital improvements in an amount not to exceed $155,000,000 and another question to exceed the revenue limit by $3,000,000 beginning with the 2021-2022 school year on a recurring basis to fund full pupil services teams at each elementary school as well as other operational and maintenance expenses.  The full Board will be asked to consider final approval at the August 10, 2020 regular Board meeting.

 
VI. Alternate Graduation Options (Action Requested)
Presenter:  Jennifer Rauscher
Description:  Jennifer Rauscher and administration will share a presentation and recommendation on the upcoming graduation ceremonies. 
Attachments:
VII. Project Relaunch 2020-2021 (Action Requested)
Presenter:  Angie Lloyd
Description:  District administration will be presenting the Project Relaunch Framework with recommendations for the 2020-2021 school year.
Attachments:
VIII. Teacher Retirement Window (Action Requested)
Presenter:  Tabatha Gundrum
Description:  Due to the uncertainty of the upcoming year, we have received three requests for late retirements that we have on tonight's agenda. We are aware that some area districts are reopening the window for early retirements of teachers. Including the retirements presented to you tonight, we have 20 teacher retirements from 2019-20. There are an additional 53 teachers that would be eligible for retirement if they were interested. We would like to support any additional retirements up to 10 total at this point. Considering tonight's actions, we believe we could support up to 7 additional retirements if staff are interested in that option at this time. 
IX. Approve Consent Agenda (Action Requested)
Attachments:
IX.A. Additional Staff / Replacement Staff
IX.B. Contract Increases / Decreases
IX.C. Contract Renewals / Non-renewals
IX.D. Leaves of Absence
IX.E. Resignations
IX.F. Terminations
IX.G. Voluntary Retirements
X. WASB Resolutions (Action Requested)
Description:  President Zunker will present a revised resolution from last year and open the floor for other resolutions to be considered for WASB Delegate Assembly.
XI. ADJOURN

<< Back to the Public Page for Wausau School District