September 16, 2020
SEPTEMBER 16, 2020
REDWOOD CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Redwood City, California
APPROVED MINUTES OF BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING
September 16, 2020
SPECIAL BOARD MEETING VIA TELECONFERENCE
- Call to Order
President Janet Lawson called the special board meeting to order at 6:02 p.m. via Zoom Teleconference Meeting.
Present at the Special Board Meeting: President Janet Lawson, Vice-President Alisa MacAvoy; Trustees María Díaz-Slocum, Cecilia I. Márquez, and Dennis McBride, and Superintendent Baker.
President Lawson welcomed those present. The School Board dispensed with the Pledge of Allegiance.
Others Present During the Regular Board Meeting: Wendy Kelly, Linda Montes, Priscilla Aquino-Dichoso, Don Dias, Will Robertson, Jorge Quintana, Antonio Pérez, Kyle Brumbaugh, Antonio Pérez, Patricia Ortiz, Patricia Pelino, Andrea Garen, Martin Cervantes, Itzel Ramírez, Gonzálo Cordova, and many others.
- Changes to the Agenda
There were no changes to the agenda.
- Approval of Agenda
The agenda was approved as submitted, (McBride, Márquez; 5-0)
- Oral Communication
- Bond Program Consent Items
- Bond Program Action Items
- Recommendation re: Measure T Bond Program Budget Study, Update and Adoption
The Bond Program Team provided the School Board and Superintendent Baker with an update of the construction projects at various school sites in the Redwood City School District.
Jeanett Serrano, teacher at Hoover Community School, thanked the Bond Program Team for the wonderful construction project at Hoover Community School. Ms. Serrano expressed that it will be great to have this legacy remain in the Redwood City community. Ms. Serrano encouraged the Bond Program Team to advertise the wonderful projects they are completed at RCSD school sites.
The School Board and Superintendent Baker thanked the Bond Program Team for their hard work and completion of construction projects at many sites withing the Redwood City School District.
The School Board adopted the Measure T Bond Program Budget Study and Update (Díaz-Slocum/MacAvoy; 5-0). President Lawson (Ayes) Vice-President MacAvoy (Ayes) Trustee Díaz-Slocum (Ayes) Trustee Márquez (Ayes) Trustee McBride (Ayes)
- Consent Items
The board approved the Bond Program Consent Items (MacAvoy/Márquez; 5-0), taking the following action:
8.1 Recommendation re: Approval of May 20th Board Minutes
8.2 Recommendation re: Approval of June 3rd Board Minutes
President Lawson (Ayes) Vice-President MacAvoy (Ayes) Trustee Díaz-Slocum (Ayes) Trustee Márquez (Ayes) Trustee McBride (Ayes)
- Action Items
- Board Agenda Calendar
- Change to the Board Agenda Schedule
The School Board and Superintendent Baker did not have any comments or questions about the changes to the board agenda schedule.
The board adjourned the Special Board meeting at 7:10 p.m. (Márquez, Díaz-Slocum; 5-0).
María Díaz-Slocum, Clerk