The unified board met on August 16, 2016, in the Essex High School library. Draft minutes may be found here. Highlights of the meeting include:
1. The board approved the following mandated policies following a second reading: A1: Board Member Conflict of Interest B1: Substitute Teachers B2: Volunteers and Work Study Students B3: Alcohol and Drug Free Workplace D3: Responsible Computer, Internet, Network use
Text of the policies is given in the attachments to the minutes.
2. Dan French and Brian O’Regan laid the groundwork for the upcoming Superintendent Search process. Brian connected via Skype and Dan was present to answer questions and provide details.
3. The board approved the task team charges for communications, policy, negotiation council and superintendent search.
The next meeting will be on from - 9 at the EHS library.