Somers Public Schools
October 11, 2016 7:00 PM
BOE Meeting Template
1. CALL TO ORDER
2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
3. APPROVAL OF MINUTES
Rationale

Minutes of September 26, 2016 BOE Meeting.

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4. AUDIENCE TO CITIZENS/STAFF/STUDENTS
5. CORRESPONDENCE
6. OPPORTUNITY TO ADD/DELETE AGENDA ITEMS
7. CONSENT AGENDA
7.1. Approval of Bills
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7.2. Retirement Letter- Patricia Clark, SES
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8. NEW BUSINESS
8.1. 2017 BOE Meeting Schedule
Rationale

The 2017 BOE Meeting Schedule has been prepared as per DBS Code: 9321.1 (with the exception of April 2017 in which one Board of Education meeting will be held).

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8.2. Approval of SHS Field Trip to Peru
Rationale

Mrs. Ines Dunn and Mr. Carlos Mezger, SHS teachers in the World Language program request Board approval of a field trip to Peru from February 17, 2017 to February 26, 2017 for students in the World Language program.  The trip to Peru will allow students the opportunity to put what they have learned in the classroom in context by actually living, seeing, and experiencing the language, historical events and different culture.

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9. OLD BUSINESS
10. ADMINISTRATIVE REPORTS
10.1. Science, CMT, SBAC and CAPT, SAT Results
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Principals Jennifer Oliver (SES) and Clay Krevolin (MBA) will present the 2015 Science CMT and SBAC results for Grades 5 and 8.  Gary Cotzin, Principal at Somers High School, will present the Grade 10 Science CAPT and SAT.

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10.2. NWEA Review/Update
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Dr. Irene Zytka will be reviewing NWEA

10.3. High School Exit Survey Results
Rationale

Mr. Cotzin, Principal of Somers High School, has included the 2016 Senior Exit Report.  He will be available to answer any questions board members might have.

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11. COMMITTEE REPORTS
11.1. Budget
11.2. Curriculum
11.3. Policy
11.4. Salary & Negotiations
11.5. Planning
11.6. Other Committees
12. OTHER
13. ADJOURNMENT