10-23-2018 Policies Work Session

The School Board of Brevard County, Florida met for a Board Workshop, a Board Work Session and Rule Development Workshop on Tuesday, October 23, 2018, at the Educational Services Facility, 2700 Judge Fran Jamieson Way, Viera, Florida. Notice of the meetings were advertised in the Eagle newspaper on Thursday, October 4, 2018 and on Thursday, October 11, 2018. The affidavits of publication with a copy of the ad attached is filed in the Affidavit File in the Board Office. >

Opening Exercises
1. Call to Order

Minutes: The Work Session was held in conjunction with a Board Workshop on Capacity Planning and Strategic Plan and a Rule Development Workshop.  Chairman Craig began this portion at 3:10 p.m.

Roll Call
2. Roll Call


Members Present:  Misty Belford, John Craig, Tina Descovich, Matt Susin and Andy Ziegler

Pledge of Allegiance
Order of Business
3. Board Policy 5121 Controlled Open Enrollment
Attachment: 5121 Controlled Open Enrollment (corrected10-23-18).pdf

Chairman Craig explained that as part of the policy revision and implementation process, it is necessary for the Board to have a work session to discuss a new policy and the reason it should be adopted.

Stephanie Archer, Assistant Superintendent of Equity Innovation and Choice explained the rationale for the policy.


Closing Remarks
4. Adjournment

Minutes: Chairman Craig went immediately into the policy revision in the Rule Development portion of the meeting.  This portion ended at 3:13 p.m.

For further details pertaining to this meeting, please refer to the published video on the School Board of Brevard County's website (www.brevardschools.org).