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  • School Board Meeting Summary: Feb. 5, 2020 February 5, 2020 School Board Meeting Introductory Comments Superintendent Gustavo Balderas noted the legislative session is underway. He said the county’s 16 school districts, including 4J, work to offer preschool programs and that rule changes that state officials are considering could add restrictions to that effort. Board chair Anne Marie Levis noted the earlier board meeting time and the ... Read more...
  • School Board Meeting Summary: Jan. 15, 2020 January 15, 2020 School Board Work Session and Regular Meeting On Wednesday, January 15, 2020, the school board held a work session followed by a regular board meeting. Work Session: Assessment The board’s goals for 2019–20 were developed in the fall retreat on Aug. 14 and approved unanimously on Sept. 18, 2019. At the work session on January 15, ... Read more...
  • School Board Meeting Time Change Board moves to an earlier start time for meetings in January and February The Eugene School Board is changing the time of its regular board meetings on a trial basis. The start time for meetings in January and February is 6 p.m. Previously, regular board meetings started at 7 p.m. The board is experimenting with an earlier ... Read more...
  • School Board Meeting Summary: Dec. 18, 2019 December 18, 2019 School Board Work Session and Regular Meeting On Wednesday, December 18, 2019, the school board held a work session followed by a regular board meeting. Work Session: Yujin Gakuen Elementary School Move to Kelly Middle School District staff provided an in-depth presentation regarding the coming move this summer. The presentation included the communications plan, which includes ... Read more...
  • School Board Meeting Summary: Dec. 4, 2019 December 4, 2019 School Board Work Session and Regular Meeting  On Wednesday, December 4, 2019, the school board held a work session followed by a regular board meeting. Work Session: Bond Update: Program Moves Yujin Gakuen Elementary School to Kelly Middle School District leaders gave a broad overview of the history of the 2018 voter-approved construction bond measure and the ... Read more...
  • School Board Meeting Summary: Nov. 20, 2019 November 20, 2019 School Board Work Session and Regular Meeting On Wednesday, November 20, 2019, the school board held a work session followed by a regular board meeting. Work Session: Latinx Parent Group & Student Voice Latinx parents were invited to speak to the board to discuss their students’ needs, including additional support services. A group of high school ... Read more...
  • School Board Meeting Summary: Nov. 6, 2019 November 6, 2019 School Board Work Session and Regular Meeting On Wednesday, November 6, 2019, the school board held a work session followed by a regular board meeting. Work Session: Superintendent Goals The board held a work session to review and discuss the draft superintendent goals for 2019–20. Draft Superintendent Goals Superintendent Evaluation Process Board Meeting The school board’s regular business meeting followed ... Read more...
  • Board Appoints Budget Committee Members Juan Carlos Valle and Maya Rabasa selected for budget panel The school board has appointed two 4J residents, Juan Carlos Valle and Maya Rabasa, to serve on the district’s budget committee. Both will serve three-year terms expiring in 2022. The budget committee consists of seven appointed community volunteers and the seven elected school board members. The community ... Read more...
  • School Board Work Session Summary: Oct. 23, 2019 October 23, 2019 School Board Work Session  Work Session: Board Goals The Eugene School Board annually reviews and affirms or revises board goals. On Wednesday, October 23, 2019, the school board held a work session to discuss planning and next steps regarding the board’s goals for the year. The board’s priority goals for the 2019–20 school year were developed in ... Read more...
  • School Board Meeting Summary: Oct. 16, 2019 October 16, 2019 School Board Work Session and Regular Meeting On Wednesday, October 16, 2019, the school board held a work session to interview candidates to serve on the budget committee, followed by a regular board meeting. Work Session: Budget Committee Interviews By Oregon law, the school district’s budget committee is made up of the district’s 7-member board of ... Read more...