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July 27, 2020 at 6:30 PM - Special Meeting

1) Board Appreciation Dinner (6:00-6:30)
2)  Note to Public of Video Conferencing: Pursuant to the Governor Abbott’s Temporary Suspension of Open Meetings Laws issued on March 16, 2020 to advance the public health goal of limiting face-to face meetings (also called "social distancing"), this meeting will be conducted via videoconferencing, which will be audible to the Board and public and allow for two-way communication. The Board President, presiding officer or trustees may not be physically present at one location but a quorum of members attending in person or on videoconferencing will be required for the meeting.  The public may access this meeting by accessing the meeting through the following web address:  A copy of the agenda packet may be viewed at the following: of Education-Board Agenda
3) Call Meeting to Order and Establish Quorum
4) Invocation
5) Open Forum
Description:  All persons who address the Board at this time must complete a registration form before the meeting begins. Each Speaker is limited to 5 minutes. No action may be taken regarding the information received by the board. The topic must be placed on the agenda at a future meeting to receive deliberate action.
6) Presentation by John Walch on Possible Tax Switch
7) Property Values Certified by Wood and Upshur Counties 
8) Discuss the District's property Values 
9) Action Agenda 
9)a. Propose 2020-21 M&O Tax Rate and I&S Tax Rate 
9)b. Resolution of the Board Regarding Exclusion from Extracurricular Activites and Elective Courses
10) Superintendent Report
10)a. Updates on hiring/resignations
10)b. COVID Opening Plans 
10)c. Face-to-Face vs. Remote Instrcution Numbers 
10)d. Remote Instruction Plans 
10)e. Mask 
10)f. Transfer Fees 
10)g. Staff Developement Week 
11) Executive Session under Govt. Code: 551.074 to deliberate the appointment, employment, evaluation, reassignment, duties, discipline, or dismissal of a public officer or employee. 
12) Adjourn
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