Board Report - September 15, 2016

Posted by Steve Scheffler at 9/30/2016 4:10:00 PM

Board Report
 
CITIZEN PARTICIPATION
At the Pflugerville ISD Board of Trustees regular meeting for September, the following citizens requested to address the Board:
  • Christine Kincaid requested to address the Board regarding AES district training and issues she has regarding the same.
  • Brian Allen requested to address the Board to share information regarding an oratorical contest being held by the Pflugerville American Legion, of which he is Commander.
  • Sharizod Aboii requested to address the Board regarding naming High School #4 after Mrs. Mott.
  • Serita Lacasse requested to address the Board regarding naming High School #4 after Mrs. Mott.
  • Mayor Jeff Coleman requested to address the Board regarding naming High School #4 after Mrs. Mott and was represented by Cynthia Sivek.
  • Cynthia Sivek requested to address the Board on her own behalf regarding naming High School #4 after Mrs. Mott.
  • Carol Peterson requested to address the Board regarding naming High School #4 after Mrs. Mott, and provided a petition with over 750 signatures regarding the same, which came from a Facebook post started in June of this year.
  • Jean Garlick requested to address the Board regarding naming High School #4 after Mrs. Mott.
  • A.K. Brewer requested to address the Board regarding parental rights/involvement, and the Board's commitment to its oath.
  • Joe H. Weiss requested to address the Board regarding naming High School #4 Weiss High School.
  • August Plock, President of the Pflugerville Educators' Association, requested to address the Board regarding naming High School #4 after Mrs. Mott.
 
BUSINESS ITEMS
The Board approved the following:
  • Consideration and Possible Approval of Meeting Minutes for the August 4, 2016 Special Meeting; August 4, 2016 Workshop Meeting; August 18, 2016 Special Meeting; and August 18, 2016 Regular Meeting.
  • Consideration and Possible Approval of Contracts to Provide Band Instruments, Supplies, and Miscellaneous Services
  • Consideration and Possible Approval for Pflugerville High School Film Students to Travel to New York City to Attend the 2016 All-American High School Film Festival
  • Consideration and Possible Approval of Texas Teacher Evaluation and Support System (T-TESS) Appraisers
  • Approval of Purchases in Excess of $50,000:
    • Travis Central Appraisal District for Property Appraisal Fees for 2016-17 Fiscal Year
    • ACT for ACT Plus Writing Test to be Taken by 11th Grade Students on February 28, 2017
    • Edgenuity, Inc. for Annual Software Licenses for Virtual Classroom and Web Administrator
    • SHI Government Solutions for Microsoft Licenses and Software for All Languages to be Used District-Wide
    • City of Pflugerville for PfISD Campus and Aramark Security
    • Netsync Network Solutions for Annual Maintenance Renewal for All Cisco Network Equipment and Software Licensing
    • Neuhaus Education Center for Professional Development for Literacy Interventionists and Principals
    • Associates for Educational Success for 2016-17 Professional Development Training for Elementary Teachers, Secondary Teachers, Instructional Coaches, and Campus Administrators
  • Consideration and Possible Approval of Competitive Sealed Proposal (CSP) as the Delivery Method of Choice to Complete Repairs to the Detainage Pond at Connally High School
 
NEXT REGULAR MEETING
October 20, 2016
 
PFLUGERVILLE ISD BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Vernagene Mott - President
Larry Bradley - Vice President
Mary Kimmins - Secretary
Renae Mitchell - Member
Dr. Carol Fletcher - Member
Dr. Cynthia Graves - Member
Rob Reyes - Member
Dr. Alex Torrez- Superintendent of Schools

The Pflugerville ISD Board of Trustees meets regularly once a month at 7 p.m. in the board room of the administration building at 1401 W. Pecan in Pflugerville. The meetings are open to the public. Board Meeting Agendas