02-22-2011 Special School Board Meeting


EXPULSION HEARINGS February 22, 2011 2:00 p.m.

In-the-Sunshine Expulsion hearings begin at 2:00 p.m., if necessary. All other Expulsion hearings are closed to the public.


A-1. Call to Order
1. Call to Order

A-2. Roll Call
2. Roll Call

A-3. Invocation (Hailey Clark, 12th Grade, Viera High School)
3. Invocation

A-4. Pledge of Allegiance (Connor McDougall, 11th Grade, Viera High School)
4. Pledge of Allegiance

A-5. Entertainment (Viera High School Vocal Jazz Ensemble)
5. Entertainment

A-6. Emergency Item
A-7. Adoption of Agenda
6. Adoption of Agenda

B. Recognition of Visitors/Guests/Staff
B. District Communications

7. Spotlight on Education
8. Honor Nickolas Caso for Helping a Choking Victim
9. Allied Veterans Help Replace Stolen School Electronics
B. Middle School Programs/K-12

10. Brevard Public Schools Music Demonstration Schools

C. Resolutions/Proclamations
C. Middle School Programs/K-12

11. Youth Arts Month, Music in Our Schools Month, Theatre for Life Month Resolution
Attachment: 2011 Youth Arts Month Resolution.pdf

D. Presentations
E. Public Discussion
12. Public Discussion

F. Consent
F. Board Office/Superintendent

13. Student Expulsion(s)
Attachment: Expulsions 2.22.11.pdf (Confidential Item) 

F. Accounting Services

14. Warrants Written for the Month of January, 2011
Attachment: Warrant List - Jan 2011.pdf

F. School Food and Nutrition

15. Fiscal Year (FY) 2010 National School Lunch Program (NSLP) Equipment Assistance Grants
Attachment: 2010 Equipment Assistance Grant RFP.pdf

F. Purchasing & Warehouse

16. Property Disposal
Attachment: FEB_22_11.pdf
Attachment: WESTSHORE.pdf

17. Purchasing Bids, RFPs, RFQs, Sales and Services Agreements
Attachment: ITB 11-015BM Tree Trimming, Vegetation Removal and Stump Grinding.pdf
Attachment: ITB 11-016BM Bleacher and Backstop Repair and Motorization.pdf
Attachment: ITB 10-026BM Painting Contractor Rev 2-14-11.pdf

F. Human Resources

18. Instructional Staff Recommendations
Attachment: Instructional Staff 02-22-11.pdf

19. Support Staff Recommendations
Attachment: Support Staff 02-22-11.pdf

F. Labor Relations

20. Ratification of the 2010-2011 Collective Bargaining Agreement between the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades, District Council 78 - Local 1010 and the School Board of Brevard County
Attachment: Insurance and Bonus Information.pdf
Attachment: Final Contract Language 1010 2.14.11.pdf

F. Exceptional Education

21. Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) Entitlement Projects Roll Forward Funds for Fiscal Year 2010
Attachment: 9721X-PRINT_9815P-IR3235-513-EXED_IDEA ROLLFORWARD 09-10_001.pdf

22. Contracted Services Agreement to Provide a Two- Day Asperger Syndrome Training
Attachment: 2010-11Kowalski Contract-3-17-11.pdf

F. Central Area Superintendent

23. Consultant Agreement - Sherwood Elementary with Dr. Marty Hopkins
Attachment: Hopkins Contract_Sherwood Elem.pdf
Attachment: Hopkins.pdf

F. Approval of Consent

24. Approval of Consent Agenda

Items Pulled for Discussion
G. Action
G. Human Resources

25. School Board Policy Revisions - NEOLA Recommendations - Action
Attachment: NEOLA Policies - Action - 02-22-11.pdf

H. Information
H. Labor Relations

26. 2011-2012 Staffing Plan Recommendations
Attachment: 2011-2012 Staffing Plan Recommendations 2.9.11a.pdf

H. Compensation & Benefits

27. Job Description: Exceptional Education Specialist
Attachment: Spec-ExEd.pdf

H. Central Area Superintendent

28. Consultant Agreement - Clearlake Middle School - Alane Ferguson
Attachment: CMS-Ferguson Contract 2011.pdf
Attachment: CMS-Ferguson.pdf

H. North Area Superintendent

29. Cocoa Beach Junior Senior High Wind Ensemble field trip to Atlanta, GA
Attachment: 9721X-PRINT_7200P-IR3235-Bldg9-69_1159_001.pdf

I. Staff Reports
30. Staff Reports

J. Additional Public Presentations (If Required)
31. Additional Public Presentations

K. Board Member Reports
32. Board Member Reports

L. Superintendent's Report
33. Superintendent's Report

M. Adjournment
34. Adjournment

INSTITUTION: ARTICLE IX - SECTION 1. Public education. - The education of children is a fundamental value of the people of the State of Florida. It is, therefore, a paramount duty of the state to make adequate provision for the education of all children residing within its borders. Adequate provision shall be made by law for a uniform, efficient, safe, secure, and high quality system of free public schools that allows students to obtain a high quality education and for the establishment, maintenance, and operation of institutions of higher learning and other public education programs that the needs of the people may require.

ADDRESSING THE BOARD: Individuals or groups may address comments to the School Board at any regular meeting by following established procedures. The maximum allotted time for a presentation is three (3) minutes. A speaker's time may not be allocated to others. Individuals must complete a form located on a table near the east wall of the boardroom. Thirty minutes will be set aside at the beginning of the meeting for public discussion on non-agenda items. Up to thirty minutes of public discussion will be allowed for each agenda action item.

NOTE: If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the Board with regard to any matter considered at this meeting, he/she will need a record of the proceedings and, for such purposes, may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made and that the record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.

NOTE: Sensory and mobility impaired persons seeking assistance for participation in any meeting, conference, or seminar should contact Patti Buchanan, Employment Supervisor, Employee Services, five days prior to the meeting date. Ms. Buchanan may be reached at 631-1911, ext. 220 (voice) or 632-7603 (TDD).

NOTE: This publication can be made available to persons with disabilities in a variety of formats, including large print, cassette tape, and Braille. Telephone or written requests should include your name, address, and telephone number. Requests should be made to School Board Office, 2700 Judge Fran Jamieson Way, Viera, FL 32940-6699, (321) 633-1000, ext. 412 at least two (2) weeks prior to the time you need the publication.

NOTE: We respectfully request that ALL ELECTRONIC ITEMS AND CELL PHONES REMAIN OFF while the School Board is in session.

NOTE: Brevard Public Schools Television (BPS-TV) will broadcast this meeting live on Bright House Networks cable channel 198. BPS-TV will replay the meeting Sunday, Monday, Thursday and Friday at 5:30 p.m.,Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday at 3:00 p.m. Board meetings are also available as streaming video on the district web page at www.brevardschools.org.