School Committee Meeting

Date: 
Mar 26 2019 - 6:20pm - 10:00pm
Location: 
High School Library

Chariho Regional School District, Switch Road, Wood River Junction, RI 02894

AGENDA FOR SCHOOL COMMITTEE MEETING of March 26, 2019

Chariho High School Library (453 Switch Rd, Wood River Jct, RI)

6:20 PM Open Session/Meeting Call to Order/Executive Session

7:00 PM Open Session

A vote may be taken on any item on this agenda.

Note: The public is welcome to any meeting of the School Committee or its subcommittees. If communication assistance (readers/ interpreters/captions) or any other accommodations are needed to ensure equal participation, please contact the Superintendent’s office at least two (2) business days prior to the meeting.

Any changes in this agenda will be posted on the school district's website (www.chariho.k12.ri.us) as well as in the Chariho Administration Building at least forty-eight (48) hours in advance of the meeting. Individuals requesting special notice of the revised agenda must call (401) 364-7575 to make arrangements for same.

I. Meeting Call to Order/Pledge of Allegiance/Silent Meditation

II. Motion/Vote to go into Executive Session under the authority of R.I. General Laws Section 42-46-5 (a)(1) for the purpose of discussion pertaining to an individual’s job performance or character (Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent Evaluations); under the authority of R.I. General Laws Section 42-46-5 (a)(2) for the purpose of discussion and/or action pertaining to collective bargaining (Approval of Executive Session Minutes of March 12, 2019 – (1) Letter from NEA ESP and (2) Personnel Matter); under the authority of R.I. General Laws Section 42-46-5 (a)(2) for the purpose of discussion and/or action pertaining to pending litigation/legal strategy (Approval of Executive Session Minutes of March 12, 2019 – (1) OMA Cases: (WC-2016-0230 - Gardiner, Ure, Thompson, Michaud v Chariho School Committee, Louzon, Day, Chambers, Huzyk, Stanley, Macaruso, Areglado, in their official capacities; WC-2017-0236 - Miller, Ure, Gardiner, Johanson, Buck, Thompson, Michaud, van der Hooft v Chariho School Committee, Louzon, Callahan, Chambers, Macaruso, Giusti, Areglado, in their official capacities; WC-2017-0073 - Gardiner, Ure v Chariho School Committee, Louzon, Callahan, Chambers, Macaruso, Giusti, Areglado, in their official capacities; (2) CRSD v Rhode Island Council on Elementary and Secondary Education and The Metropolitan Regional Career and Technical School; and (3) CRSD v State of RI through Rhode Island Department of Education, Rhode Island Department of Administration, Rhode Island Council on Elementary and Secondary Education, Commissioner of Education Kenneth Wagner, Narragansett School Committee, South Kingstown School Committee and Westerly School Committee) and under the authority of R.I. General Laws Section 42-46-5(a)(8) for the purpose of reviewing and/or approving matters which relate to the privacy of students and their records (Approval of Executive Session Minutes of March 12, 2019 - Home Instruction Requests); any persons to be discussed have been so notified.

III. Closing/Sealing of Executive Session Minutes

IV. Disclosure of Executive Session Votes

V. Recognition

VI. Public Forum

VII. Business
A. Discussion with Local Legislators
1. Commissioner’s CTE Decisions
2. Solid Waste Disposal Rates
3. Transportation Categorical Aid
4. Financial Impact of Charter Schools
5. Statewide Transportation Costs
6. Selection of New Commissioner
B. Overdue Balance for Statewide Transportation
C. Narragansett Resolution Regarding Charter Schools

VIII. Consent Agenda Items
A. Minutes
B. Transfers
C. Bill Review
D. Budget Summary
E. Balance Sheet
F. Personnel Actions
G. Permission to Issue Bids/Request Quotes
H. Permission to Award Contracts
I. Home Instruction
J. Grants
K. Donations

IX. Reports
A. Subcommittee Reports
1. Health and Wellness Subcommittee Meeting
2. RYSE School (CALA) Building Committee Meeting
3. Special Education Advisory Committee Meeting
B. Superintendent’s Report
1. CTE Legislation
2. Kindergarten Registration
3. ARTESSY
4. Assignment of Special Education Tuition Costs by DCYF for Charter School Student
5. Availability of Pay-Go Funding
C. Coming Events

X. School Committee Requests for Future Agenda Items or Legal Opinions

XI. Adjournment – Future Meetings:
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 – SC Meeting – 7:00 PM – High School Library
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 – SC Meeting – 7:00 PM – High School Library

Posted March 21, 2019
Office of Secretary of State Website
Chariho Website
Chariho Administration Building Foyer
Superintendent’s Office
Charlestown, Richmond, Hopkinton Town Halls

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3-26-19_d_business.pdf2.8 MB
3-26-19_e_consent_agenda_items.pdf18.02 MB
3-26-19_f_reports.pdf5.45 MB
3-26-19_g_fyi.pdf447.19 KB