October 5, 2020 at 6:00 PM - Regular Meeting

The Board will convene and open the meeting at 6:00 p.m. Immediately thereafter, the Board will conduct a closed meeting, in accordance with the Texas Open Meetings Act. Following closed session, the Board will recess until 7:00 p.m. or reconvene into open session promptly at 7:00 p.m. Thereafter, agenda items listed as potential closed session items may also be called/recalled at any time during the meeting in accordance with the Texas Open Meetings Act.
Agenda
1 CALL TO ORDER
2 ROLL CALL AND DECLARATION OF QUORUM
3 INTRODUCTION TO MEETING
3A Welcome/Invocation
3A1) Invocation led by Father Patrick Olaleye, St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church
3B Pledge of Allegiance - US Flag and Texas Flag
3B1) U. S. Flag - Secondary Student-of-the-Month, Kayleigh Sanders, 6th Grade Student at Rhea Intermediate
3B2) Texas Pledge - Elementary Student-of-the-Month, Kenzlee Ottwell, 4th Grade Student at Lewis Elementary
4 ACCEPTANCE OF DONATIONS
4A Hand Sanitizer Donation from Hand Hero
5 RECOGNITION 
5A Staff Recognition
5A1) Principal Appreciation Month
5B State of Texas Proclamation Presented by Keith Bell
5B1) Barbara Jo Green - Master Trustee
5C Community Recognition
5C1) Forney Family Partners
6 RECESS
7 PUBLIC HEARING OF THE SCHOOL FINANCIAL INTEGRITY RATING SYSTEM OF TEXAS (FIRST)
8 REPORTS
8A Monthly Financial Report
8B Summary of Finance Update
8C Limited English Proficient Student Enrollment Report
8D Annual Attendance Boundary Report
9 PUBLIC FORUM
10 CONSENT AGENDA
10A Approve Minutes of August 31, 2020 Master Planning Workshop
10B Approve Minutes of August 31, 2020 Regular Board Meeting
10C Approve Budget Amendment
10D Approve Hazardous Bus Routes
10E Approval of Prevailing Wage Rate
10F Approve Foreign Exchange Waiver
10G Approve Update 115 as a Final Reading
10G1) BDF(LOCAL) - Board Internal Organization: Citizen Advisory  Committees (DELETE)
BF(LOCAL) - Board Policies
DIA(LOCAL) - Employee Welfare: Freedom From Discrimination, Harassment, and Retaliation
DMD(LOCAL) - Professional Development: Professional Meetings and Visitations (DELETE)
EI(LOCAL) - Academic Achievement
FB(LOCAL) - Equal Educational Opportunity
FD(LOCAL) - Admissions
FEB(LOCAL) - Attendance: Attendance Accounting
FFG(LOCAL) - Student Welfare: Child Abuse and Neglect
FFH(LOCAL) - Student Welfare: Freedom From Discrimination, Harassment, and Retaliation
FMF(LOCAL) - Student Activities: Contests and Competition (DELETE)
FNG(LOCAL) - Student Rights and Responsibilities: Student and Parent Complaints/Grievances
GF(LOCAL) - Public Complaints
10H Approve 7th Grade Dyslexia Diagnostic Instrument Waiver
10I Approve the Payment to Mesquite Regional Day School for the Deaf 
11 CONSIDERATION AND POSSIBLE APPROVAL OF ANNUAL FINANCIAL AUDIT
12 CONSIDERATION AND POSSIBLE APPROVAL OF RETENTION PAY
13 CONSIDERATION AND POSSIBLE APPROVAL OF THE ASYNCHRONOUS LEARNING PLAN
14 CLOSED SESSION
14A Deliberation Regarding Employment of Professional Contract Personnel, Pursuant to Tex. Gov't Code §551.074, Personnel Matters
14B Deliberation Regarding the Ratification of Employment of Professional Contract Personnel, Pursuant to Tex. Gov't Code §551.074, Personnel Matters
14C Deliberation Regarding Potential Sale of Real Property Owned by Forney ISD to the State of Texas, Pursuant to Tex. Code §551.072, Real Property
14D Consultation with Attorney, Pursuant to Tex Gov't Code §551.071
15 CONSIDERATION AND POSSIBLE APPROVAL OF PROFESSIONAL CONTRACT PERSONNEL
16 CONSIDERATION AND POSSIBLE APPROVAL REGARDING THE RATIFICATION OF EMPLOYMENT OF PROFESSIONAL CONTRACT PERSONNEL
17 CONSIDERATION AND POSSIBLE APPROVAL REGARDING AUTHORIZING THE SUPERINTENDENT TO NEGOTIATE AGREEMENTS WITH THE STATE OF TEXAS, ACTING BY AND THROUGH THE TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (THE "STATE"), AS DISCUSSED IN CLOSED SESSION, FOR THE POTENTIAL SALE OF FORNEY ISD REAL PROPERTY NEAR NORTH FORNEY HIGH SCHOOL, DESCRIBED AS 2.506 ACRES OUT OF THE HEIRS OF SAMUEL SMITH SURVEY, ABSTRACT NO. 450, KAUFMAN COUNTY, TEXAS; AND, ONCE FINALIZED, AUTHORIZING THE BOARD PRESIDENT TO EXECUTE THE DEEDS, AGREEMENTS, AND ANY OTHER DOCUMENTS NECESSARY TO AFFECT THE CONVEYANCE OF THE PROPERTY TO THE STATE.
18 ANNOUNCEMENTS
18A Monday, October 12, 2020 - Friday, October 16, 2020 - Fall Break, No School
Friday, October 16, 2020, 7:00 PM - FHS vs NFHS, Unity Bowl - City Bank Stadium
Monday, October 26, 2020, 6:00 PM - Board Workshop
Monday, November 2, 2020, 6:00 PM - Regular Board Meeting
Tuesday, November 17, 2020, 6:00 PM - Special Called Board Meeting
19 ADJOURNMENT
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