Board of Education Meeting
Serna Center Community Rooms

Board of Education Meeting

4:30 p.m. Closed Session
6:00 p.m. Open Session

Agenda

1.0 OPEN SESSION / CALL TO ORDER / ROLL CALL

NOTICE OF PUBLIC ATTENDANCE BY LIVESTREAM

 Members of the public who wish to attend the meeting may do so by livestream at:  https://www.scusd.edu/post/watch-meeting-live.  No physical location of the meeting will be provided to the public.

2.0 ANNOUNCEMENT AND PUBLIC COMMENT REGARDING ITEMS TO BE DISCUSSED IN CLOSED SESSION

NOTICE OF PUBLIC COMMENT AND DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: 

Public comment may be (1) emailed to publiccomment@scusd.edu; (2) submitted in writing, identifying the matter number and the name of the public member at the URL  https://tinyurl.com/SCUSDcommentFebruary4 or (3) using the same URL, submitting a request for oral comment only when the matter is called, instead of written comment.  Regardless of the method by which public comment is submitted, including a request for oral comment, the submission deadline for closed and open session items shall be no later than noon, February 4.  Individual public comment shall be no more than two minutes in length on each agenda item.  The Board shall limit the total time for public comment on each agenda item, including communications and organizational reports, to 15 minutes in length.  With Board consent, the President may increase or decrease the length of time allowed for public comment, depending on the agenda item and the number of public comments.

3.0 CLOSED SESSION

While the Brown Act creates broad public access rights to the meetings of the Board of Education, it also recognizes the legitimate need to conduct some of its meetings outside of the public eye.  Closed session meetings are specifically defined and limited in scope.  They primarily involve personnel issues, pending litigation, labor negotiations, and real property matters.

3.1 Government Code 54956.9 – Conference with Legal Counsel:

a) Existing litigation pursuant to subdivision (d)(1) of Government Code section 54956.9 (OAH Case No. 2020090500)

b) Significant exposure to litigation pursuant to subdivision (d)(2) of Government Code section 54956.9 (One Potential Case)

c) Initiation of litigation pursuant to subdivision (d)(4) of Government Code section 54956.9 (One Potential Case)

3.2 Government Code 54957.6 (a) and (b) Negotiations/Collective Bargaining SCTA SEIU, TCS, Teamsters, UPE, Non-Represented/Confidential Management (District Representative Pam Manwiller)

3.3 Government Code 54957 – Public Employee Discipline/Dismissal/Release/Reassignment

4.0 CALL BACK TO ORDER/PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

4.1 The Pledge of Allegiance

4.2 Broadcast Statement

4.3 Stellar Student – Dominic Zavala, a Kindergarten student attending the Oak Ridge Learning Hub

5.0 ANNOUNCEMENT OF ACTION TAKEN IN CLOSED SESSION

6.0 AGENDA ADOPTION

7.0 SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS

7.1 Board Policy 4033, Lactation Accommodation (Raoul Bozio)

7.2 Revised Board Policy 6173, Education for Homeless Children (Raoul Bozio)

PowerPoint for 7.1 & 7.2

8.0 Public Comment

8.0 Public Comment – Additional Written Submitted by Live Speakers

Public comment may be (1) emailed to publiccomment@scusd.edu; (2) submitted in writing, identifying the matter number and the name of the public member at the URL https://tinyurl.com/SCUSDcommentFebruary4 or (3) using the same URL, submitting a request for oral comment only when the matter is called, instead of written comment.  Regardless of the method by which public comment is submitted, including a request for oral comment, the submission deadline shall be no later than noon, February 4 for any agenda item.  Individual written public comment shall be no more than two minutes in length on each agenda item.   The Board shall limit the total time for public comment on each agenda item to 15 minutes in length.  With Board consent, the President may increase or decrease the length of time allowed for public comment, depending on the agenda item and the number of public comments.  The Board is allowed to take action only on items specifically described on the agenda as action items, unless added to the agenda as allowed by law.  The Board may, in its discretion, refer a matter to district staff or calendar an agenda item for future action.

9.0 COMMUNICATIONS

9.1 Employee Organizations Reports:  SCTA; SEIU; TCS; Teamsters; UPE

SCTA Report

9.2 District Advisory Committees:  Community Advisory Committee; District English Learner Advisory Committee; Local Control Accountability Plan/Parent Advisory Committee; Student Advisory Council

9.3 Superintendent’s Report (Jorge A. Aguilar)

9.4 President’s Report (Christina Pritchett)

9.5 Student Member Report (Isa Sheikh)

9.6 Information Sharing by Board Members

10.0 BOARD WORKSHOP/STRATEGIC PLAN AND OTHER INITIATIVES

10.1 Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) Mid-Year Update (Vincent Harris and Steven Ramirez-Fong)

PowerPoint

10.2 Resolution No. 3180: Recognition of District Structural Deficit (President Christina Pritchett)

Resolution – posted 2-1-21

Public Comment

10.3 Fiscal Recovery Plan (Rose Ramos)

Executive Summary – posted 2-1-21

PowerPoint

Public Comment

11.0 CONSENT AGENDA

11.1a Approve Grants, Entitlements and Other Income Agreements, Ratification of Other Agreements, Approval of Bid Awards, Approval of Declared Surplus Materials and Equipment, Change Notices and Notices of Completion (Rose Ramos)

11.1b Approve Personnel Transactions (Cancy McArn)

11.1c Approve Appointment of Bond Oversight Committee Member for Measures Q and R (Nathaniel Browning)

11.1d Approve Memorandum of Understanding with Food Literacy Center for Floyd Farms (Nathaniel Browning)

Public Comment

11.1e Approve COVID-19 CARES Act Expenditures (Rose Ramos)

Public Comment

11.1f Approve Minutes of the January 14, 2021, Board of Education Meeting (Jorge A. Aguilar)

11.1g Approve the Commission on Professional Competence Decision in the Matter of the Dismissal Against Jonathan Hubbard, OAH Case No. 2019120095 (Raoul Bozio)

12.0 BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION/REPORTS

12.1 Business and Financial Information:  Enrollment and Attendance Report, Month 4 Ending Friday, December 18, 2020 (Rose Ramos)

13.0 FUTURE BOARD MEETING DATES / LOCATIONS

February 28, 2021 4:30 p.m. Closed Session, 6:00 p.m. Open Session, Serna Center, 5735 47th Avenue, Community Room, Regular Workshop Meeting

March 4, 2021 4:30 p.m. Closed Session, 6:00 p.m. Open Session, Serna Center, 5735 47th Avenue, Community Room, Regular Workshop Meeting

14.0 ADJOURNMENT

NOTE:  The Sacramento City Unified School District encourages those with disabilities to participate fully in the public meeting process.  If you need a disability-related modification or accommodation, including auxiliary aids or services, to participate in the public meeting, please contact the Board of Education Office at (916) 643-9314 at least 48 hours before the scheduled Board of Education meeting so that we may make every reasonable effort to accommodate you.  [Government Code § 54953.2; Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, § 202 (42 U.S.C. §12132)]   Any public records distributed to the Board of Education less than 72 hours in advance of the meeting and relating to an open session item will be available on the District’s website at www.scusd.edu

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