Board Briefs - May 11, 2021

During its regular meeting of May 11, 2021, the Governing Board of the Travis Unified School District... 

...recognized the Vanden Academic Decathlon Team who have been named California Division III State Champions; 

...recognized Vanden High School Salutatorians Edrin Miller, Paige Vanpelt, and Sara Wolf and Valedictorians Hannah Isabel Bolivar, Gavin Lang, Ainsley Littlefield, Anek Sahota, Jailene Sohal, Kantrakorn Wutthakul, Abigail Young, and Jacob Young; 

...approved administrative appointments beginning the 2021-22 school year:

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Director, Student Services                             Allyson Rude Azevedo

Director, Curriculum and Instruction               Tiffany Benson

Principal, Foxboro                                         Kristyn Andrews

Asst. Principal, Cambridge                             Julius Walker

Asst. Principal, Foxboro                                 Christopher Marcoux 

...approved the Expanded Learning Opportunities (ELO) Grant Plan which provides information on how the District will spend ELO grant funds. The presentation can be found here;

 ...heard the State of the District presentation which provided an update on the District’s successes, challenges, goals, and future plans; 

...approved board policies related to board member communications, meetings, and notices, charter schools, Uniform Complaint procedures, transfer of funds, federal grant funds, student activity funds, consultants, political activities of employees, bargaining units, work permits, awards for achievement, immunizations, comprehensive health education, high school graduation requirements, certificate of proficiency high school equivalency, transitional kindergarten, and facilities financing; 

...approved Community Facilities Districts (CFD) No. 1(Foxboro Area) and No. 2 (Goldridge, Madison, Villages of Fairfield) rates for fiscal year 2021-22, which includes a slight increase to $.6363 per square foot of residential space that made a prepaid special tax payment on or prior to June 15, 2021. 

Upcoming Board Meeting(s): 

  • June 8, 2021 ~ Regular Board Meeting, 6:00 p.m. (5:00 p.m. closed session)
  • June 15, 2021 ~ Regular Board Meeting, 6:00 p.m. (5:00 p.m. closed session)

 (meeting times are subject to change)