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LISD Board of Trustees March 6 Meeting Recap

March 6, 2017
 
The Lewisville Independent School District (LISD) Board of Trustees met for its regularly scheduled Board meeting Monday, March 6. All LISD Board Meetings are streamed live and archived at www.lisd.net
 
Below are the meeting highlights:
 
AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS
 
2017.3.6 Board Recognition LHS Cheer Lewisville High School cheerleaders were recognized for being named the 2016 UIL Class 6A State Cheer Champions. Watch the Board's recognition highlight video here

Flower Mound High School Head Girls Soccer Coach Misail Tsapos was recognized for being named the National Federation of State High School Associations 2016 Coach of the Year. Watch the Board's recognition highlight video here

Hebron High School's Band Director Andy Sealy was recognized for being named a 2016 UIL Sponsor Excellence Award recipient. Watch the Board's recognition highlight video here

Lewisville ISD's Adaptive Physical Education Coach Jim Domer was recognized for being named Special Olympics of Texas 2016 Unified Partner of the Year. Watch the Board's recognition highlight video here

Hebron High School, Marcus High School, Downing Middle School, Coyote Ridge Elementary, Morningside Elementary and Peters Colony Elementary counselors were recognized for being named the Texas School Counseling Association’s 2016 Counselors Reinforcing Excellence in Texas (CREST) Award Recipients. Watch the Board's recognition highlight video here

See more photos from the awards and recognition portion of the meeting on LISD's Facebook page here
 
COMMUNITY INPUT

Three community members participated in the Community Input portion of the meeting. 
 
INFORMATION ITEMS

LISD's Early Childhood Program Supervisor Katherine Haule presented information about the district's prekindergarten program. Learn more here. Watch LISD's Pre-Kindergarten highlight video here
 
LISD's Assistant Superintendent of Strategic Initiatives and Community Engagement Dr. Beth Brockman presented information about academy opportunities in the district. Learn more here
 
Board of Trustees members Angie Cox, Katherine Sells and Kronda Thimesch presented a legislative update. Learn more here.  
 
DISCUSSION ITEMS

LISD Chief Financial Officer Mike Ball presented information about the district's monthly financial report, including the bond report and monthly investment report. Learn more here

LISD Chief Financial Officer Mike Ball presented information about a potential bond refunding opportunity in late spring 2017. Learn more here
 
LISD Chief Financial Officer Mike Ball presented information about considering an approval of meal price increases for the 2017-2018 school year. Learn more here
 
LISD Chief Financial Officer Mike Ball presented information about the renewal of RFP# 2389-15 for the district's food service management company Aramark. Learn more here

LISD Chief Financial Officer Mike Ball presented information about the renewal of RFP# 14-6994 for Skyward - the district's student information system. Learn more here.  
 
LISD Assistant Superintendent of Learning and Teaching Dr. Lori Rapp; LISD Secondary Curriculum and Programs Director Karen Sealy; LISD World Languages Coordinator Annie Rivera; and LISD's Career and Technical Education Director Adrian Moreno presented information about the district's 2017 instructional materials proclamation. Learn more here
 
LISD Assistant Superintendent of Strategic Initiatives and Community Engagement Dr. Beth Brockman presented information about LISD's opportunity to become a District of Innovation. Learn more here.  
 
ACTION ITEMS

Approved the consideration of notification to the Texas Commissioner of Education of the LISD Board's intention to vote on the adoption of a proposed District of Innovation Plan. Learn more here.
 
Approved the district's 2017-2018 Academic Calendar Option A. View and download the approved 2017-2018 Academic Calendar here. Learn more here
 
Approved the district's selection of construction manager at risk for summer 2017 construction projects in package C. Learn more here.  

Approved LISD's Superintendent/District goals for the 2017-2018 school year. Learn more here
 
CONSENT AGENDA
 
The Consent Agenda was approved. See the agenda here.  



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