Board Brief - Archive

  • Dec. 13, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    Dec. 13, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    The Board of Education honored the District’s Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award recipient, Steve Hutson, approved the sale and delivery of the District’s general obligation refunding bonds and reviewed and approved the District’s 2016-2017 fiscal year audit.

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  • Nov. 29, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    Nov. 29, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    The Board of Education approved a resolution authorizing the District to offer for sale its general obligation refunding bonds, received an update on the progress of the technology toolkit and approved several action items.

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  • Nov. 8, 2017 • Board of Education Working Session

    Nov. 8, 2017 • Board of Education Working Session

    The Board continued its conversation from the Oct. 11 working session about community engagement and approved three policies regarding school board elections.

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  • Oct. 25, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    Oct. 25, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    The Board of Education honored students for earning research awards, reviewed the fall enrollment, staffing and class size report and approved several action items, including a memorandum of understanding with the Normandy Schools Collaborative.

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  • Oct. 11, 2017 • Board of Education Working Session

    Oct. 11, 2017 • Board of Education Working Session

    The Board of Education continued its conversation about community engagement, took part in a discussion about legislative advocacy and reviewed three policies.

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  • Sept. 27, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    Sept. 27, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    The Board of Education honored Wydown Middle School and approved several action items, including the tax rate for the 2017-2018 fiscal year and the 2018 renewal of the employee benefit plan.

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  • Sept. 13, 2017 • Board of Education/Board of Aldermen Meeting

    Sept. 13, 2017 • Board of Education/Board of Aldermen Meeting

    The Board of Education held its annual joint meeting with the Board of Aldermen to honor the Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council, hear a presentation from the St. Louis County Assessor’s Office and discuss the annual budget for The Center of Clayton. During its regular session, the BOE reviewed the State of the Curriculum report, discussed the curriculum review process and approved several action items.

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  • Aug. 30, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    Aug. 30, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    The Board of Education honored WMS P.E. Teacher Sarah Gietschier-Hartman, took part in a discussion regarding the transfer students from the Normandy Schools Collaborative and approved several action items.

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  • June 7, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    June 7, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    The Board of Education approved the 2017-2018 budget, the 2017-2018 Assessment Plan and voted to place the Maryland School property on the market for sale or lease.

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  • May 24, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    May 24, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    The Board of Education discussed potential next steps for the Maryland School property and reviewed draft budget for the 2017-2018 school year.

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  • May 10, 2017 • Board of Education Working Session

    May 10, 2017 • Board of Education Working Session

    The Board of Education approved the 2018-2019 calendar, received updates on proposed capital improvements at the Center of Clayton as well as the 2017-2018 District budget and approved a number of personnel items.

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  • April 26, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    April 26, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    The Board of Education heard from Meramec Elementary second-graders about their work with Project Lead the Way LAUNCH, received an update on the special education and gifted program reviews, approved bid requests and a number of personnel items.

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  • April 12, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    April 12, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    Board members Kristin Redington, Lily Raymond and Gary Pierson were sworn-in to three-year terms on the Board of Education. The Board also voted to elect new officers, discussed the District’s bullying and discipline policies, reviewed the 2018-2019 draft calendar and approved staffing recommendations for the 2017-2018 school year.

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  • March 29, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    March 29, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    The Board of Education honored Chief Technology Officer Jeff Puls, discussed the future of the Maryland School property, reviewed a staffing proposal for the 2017-2018 school year and approved several action items.

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  • March 8, 2017 • Board of Education Working Session

    March 8, 2017 • Board of Education Working Session

    The Board honored Captain Elementary Librarian Tom Bober and Wydown Middle School Librarian Dr. Victoria Jones and Social Studies Teacher Emily Szyman, approved a District contribution toward the renovation of Adzick Field, approved requests regarding a comprehensive landscape study and a facility assessment for the District, and received an update on the progress toward the recommendations from the Middle School Program Review.

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  • Feb. 22, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    Feb. 22, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    The Board of Education held a work session on the topic of statutory tuition, provided input on the preliminary framework for the 2017-2018 budget, reviewed the spring enrollment report and provided feedback on several policy updates.

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  • Feb. 8, 2017 • Board of Education Working Session

    Feb. 8, 2017 • Board of Education Working Session

    The Board of Education received an update on the Professional Development program’s two-year self-study, reviewed the work of the Long-Term Financial Planning Committee and took part in a discussion regarding the District’s long-range budget planning.

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  • Jan. 25, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    Jan. 25, 2017 • Board of Education Meeting

    The Board of Education honored the District’s National Merit Scholars, were recognized in conjunction with School Board Recognition Week, reviewed the Career and Technical Education department’s self-study and approved several action items, including the Technology department’s curriculum review and an increase to the District’s Technology Improvement Plan budget.

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  • Jan. 11, 2017 • Board of Education Working Session

    Jan. 11, 2017 • Board of Education Working Session

    The Board of Education held a working session, where they viewed a presentation about Discovery Time at Glenridge Elementary, reviewed the final recommendations of the Technology Curriculum self-study and discussed the District’s partnerships with affiliated user groups.

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  • Dec. 14, 2016 • Board of Education Meeting

    Dec. 14, 2016 • Board of Education Meeting

    The Board of Education received public comment regarding the hurtful social media posts made recently by a few Clayton High School students. They also honored Mike Rust, the District’s 2016 Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award recipient, approved the District’s 2015-2016 fiscal year audit and reviewed the teacher compensation market study.

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  • Nov. 30, 2016 • Board of Education Meeting

    Nov. 30, 2016 • Board of Education Meeting

    The Board of Education honored Clayton Kid Zone Coordinator Tyler Kearns, reviewed the District’s demographics study, discussed areas of focus for the Counseling program’s self-study and approved the 2017-2018 personal and tax credit tuition rates.

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  • Nov. 16, 2016 • Board of Education Communications Lab

    Nov. 16, 2016 • Board of Education Communications Lab

    The Board of Education took part in a Communications Lab with District staff members, approved two motions regarding the final five-year extension of the Voluntary Student Transfer program and approved a motion allowing students from Riverview Gardens to complete their school year in Clayton.

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  • Nov. 9, 2016 • Board of Education Meeting

    Nov. 9, 2016 • Board of Education Meeting

    The Board of Education held a working session, where they discussed a possible five-year extension to the Voluntary Student Transfer program and received the District's annual Assessment Report.

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  • Oct. 26, 2016 • Board of Education Meeting

    Oct. 26, 2016 • Board of Education Meeting

    The Board of Education honored students for earning research awards, discussed the 2017-2018 tuition rate and the development of the 2018-2019 academic calendar, reviewed the fall enrollment report and approved several action items.

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  • Oct. 5, 2016 • Board of Education Meeting

    Oct. 5, 2016 • Board of Education Meeting

    The Board of Education held a working session, where they received an update on the Long-Term Financial Planning Committee, learned about the budget planning process, discussed possibilities for the Maryland School property and approved the employee benefit plan for the 2017 plan year.

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