The Board of Education's next monthly meeting is Tuesday, Jan. 10, at the Jesse L. Starkey Administration Building on Radio Station Road in La Plata. The public portion of the meeting begins at 1 p.m. and student and staff recognition starts at 4:30 p.m. The meeting is televised live on Comcast Channel 96 and Verizon FiOS 12 and is rebroadcast throughout the week. All televised Board meetings are also streamed live on the school system Web site at http://www2.ccboe.com/boe/live/.
Executive session - 10 a.m.
Call to order - 1 p.m.
Pledge of Allegiance, Henry E. Lackey High School JROTC
Election of Chairman and Vice Chairman
Superintendent's update to the Board
Reports of officers/board/committees
- Correspondence/Board member updates
- Education Association of Charles County update
- Student Board member update
- School administration - enrollment update
- CIP update
- ESOL program and Bunkyo trip
- Policy #3430, Accounts: Opening and closing accounts
- FY 2012 budget update
- Legislative update
New business and future agenda items
- New business
- Future agenda items
Recognition - 4:30 p.m.
Resolutions: African-American History Month, Career and Technology Education Month and National School Counseling Week
- La Plata High School Thespian Society
- Nathan Freeman, winner of the 2011 Student Space Flight Experiments Program (SSEP) Space Shuttle Atlantis STS-135 mission patch design contest
Public Forum - 6 p.m.
Charles County Public Schools provides 26,700 students in grades prekindergarten through 12 with an academically challenging education. Located in Southern Maryland, Charles County Public Schools has 35 schools that offer a technologically advanced, progressive and high quality education that builds character, equips for leadership and prepares students for life, careers and higher education.
The Charles County public school system does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age or disability in its programs, activities or employment practices. For inquiries, please contact Dr. Patricia Vaira, Title IX Coordinator and Section 504 Coordinator (students), or Keith Hettel, Section 504 Coordinator (employees/adults), at Charles County Public Schools, Jesse L. Starkey Administration Building, P.O. Box 2770, La Plata, Maryland 20646; (301) 932-6610/870-3814. For special accommodations call (301) 934-7230 or TDD 1-800-735-2258 two weeks prior to the event.