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September 20, 2021 at 6:00 PM - Regular Meeting

Public Notice
1. Call to Order
2. Invocation - Dr. LaTonia Arris
3. Pledge of Allegiance:  Led by Joey Sparks, Izabella Van Pelt, Rylie Holley, Shannon Johnson, Cy Cochran, Ty Jacobs, Ali Smith, Ashlynn Rodriguez, Haydan Lowrey, Tabatha Richards, Emma Dyer, Bryleigh Bridenthal,  Andrew Green, Trey Washington, Alana Wilder, Anily Moya, JaQoya Bush, Aniyah Van Buren, Clara Jaime, Alayla Dady, Jamal Jimminez, Ian Daniel, Luis Amaya-Cano, Ayden Harris, Zachary McAdams, McKenzie Ramirez, Murray Storm, Dylan Zuniga.
The Texas Pledge: "Honor the Texas flag: I pledge allegiance to thee, Texas, one state under God, one and indivisible."
4. Tell Me Something Good
5. Employee and Student Recognition:  Paige Trello (Paraprofessional ~ BHS);  Jonna Spiller (Teacher ~ BHS);  Grady Hicks ~ FO; Haydan Lowrey ~ IW Evans;  Addyson Gilstrap ~ LH Rather; Avian McCain ~ BHS; Jordan Passanisi ~ BHS
6. Public Comment
7.   Information Item - Financial Update
8. Action Item - Consider, discuss, and possibly approve the amended budget
9. Public Hearing - Tax Rate
10. Action Item - Consider, discuss and possibly approve adoption of Tax Rate
11. Consent Agenda
11.A. Consider, discuss and possibly approve meeting minutes
11.B. Consider, discuss and possibly approve tax credits, supplements and delinquent tax collection for July and August
11.C. Consider, discuss and possibly approve financial statements and bills payable for August
11.D. Consider, discuss and possibly approve instructional materials
12. Reports to the Board
12.A. Assistant Superintendent Written Report
12.B. Chief Financial Officer Written Report
12.C. Director of Operations Written Report
12.D. Athletic Director Written Report
12.E. Bailey Inglish Principal Written Report -
12.F. Finley-Oates Principal Written Report -
12.G. I.W. Evans Principal Written Report -
12.H. L.H. Rather Principal Written Report -
12.I. Bonham High School Principal Written Report -
12.J. Superintendent Report
12.J.1. ADA Report -
12.J.1.a. At the end of  August 2021, the enrollment count was 1899.  Finley-Oates Elementary School had the best attendance in August with 94.42%.
12.J.2. Open Positions
12.J.3. TASA/TASB Convention; September 23 - 26, 2021; Dallas Convention Center
12.J.4. Legislative Update Training 
13. Information Item - Facility Update
14. Information Item - Discussion regarding current COVID-19 cases and District COVID Protocols.
15. Information Item - BISD Assessment Calendars and Data Reporting Schedule
16. Information Item - 2021 Accountability Reports (Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster)
17. Action Item - Consider, discuss and possibly approve FCAD nominations
18. Action Item - Consider, discuss and possibly approve the Interlocal Agreement with Rockwall ISD for shared services of Garlinda Rush, Regional Food Service Trainer/ Consultant. 
19. Action Item - Consider, discuss and possibly approve the Regional Day School Program for the Deaf Shared Services Arrangement with Greenville ISD
20. Action Item - Consider, discuss and possibly approve two full-time instructional aides for FCSSA classrooms
21. Action Item - Consider, discuss and possibly approve revisions to DEC(LOCAL)
22. Executive Session
22.A. Pursuant to sections 551.071, Texas Government Code, consultation with District’s legal counsel concerning legal and procedural issues concerning Level Three grievance complaint by Jana Garner
22.B. Pursuant to sections 551.074 and 551.082, Texas Government Code, Level Three hearing and Board deliberations regarding grievance by Jana Garner, to include complaint against Superintendent.

22.C. Pursuant to Texas Government Code section § 551.0821, deliberations involving a public school student where personally identifiable information about the student will be revealed in the deliberations. - TEA Waiver for Remote Homebound Instruction

22.D. Pursuant to Texas Government Code section § 551.074, discussion of personnel matters pertaining to evaluations, duties, terminations, replacements, reassignments, hiring, and additions to the staff
22.D.1. New Hires: Brandi Elmore (Teacher ~ LH Rather);  Callie Ramer (Ard Facilitator ~ FCSSA);  Gerald Henderson (Aide ~ BHS);  Kellie Baker (Ard Facilitator ~ FCSSA); Kristen Hester (Child Nutrition); Shambreca Wood (Custodian ~ I.W. Evans);
22.D.2. Reassignments: Charmayne Scott (Front Office Secretary ~ Admin); Stephanie Avery ( Instructional Technology & Software Specialist ~ Admin); Charles Williams (Custodian ~ LH Rather); Tori Whitlock (Student Support Advisor ~ LH Rather); 
22.D.3. Resignations: Carolee Ellis ~ FO; Jana Garner ~ Admin; Kerry Fox ~ IW Evans; Kymberly Newton ~ BHS;
23. Information Item - Report of personnel matters pertaining to reassignments and resignations accepted
24. Action Item - Consider approval of items listed in Executive Session
24.A. Consideration and possible action concerning Level Three employee grievance by Jana Garner
24.B. Action Item - Consider authorizing Superintendent or designee to apply for a TEA Remote Homebound Instruction waiver for the student identified in Executive Session.
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