November 5, 2018
Dartmouth Student Presentation
Seven enthusiastic Dartmouth Middle School students shared information about their Students Leading Education (SLED) Project. The project empowers students to make positive change. Dartmouth students identify challenges and create tangible solutions. There are currently four projects; Students Innovating Creativity; Gamifying the Future; Zero Bullying; and The Solution to Tired Kids. Next steps include refining projects, connecting with teachers, implementing projects and adding new students for next year. Along with the students pictured below are Crista Leamons, Assistant Principal (back row left), Teacher Michaela Motch (back row right) and Principal Randy Martino (front row right).
2018-19 UDEA Employment Agreement Approved
The Board of Trustees approved the UDEA Employment Agreement for 2018-2019 by a unanimous vote. A public hearing was held regarding the financial impact of the negotiated Employment Agreement with the Union District Educators Association (UDEA) prior to voting on the collective bargaining agreement.
Ground Lease Agreement Approved
The Ground Lease Agreement with BV Union Avenue, LLC to lease the Corporation Yard property was approved at the November Board meeting.
Board of Trustees Set Organizational Meeting Date
The Board of Trustees determined they will hold the annual election for the offices of President, Vice President and Clerk for 2019 at the December 10 Board meeting.
Measure B Parcel Tax Oversight Committee Members
The Measure B Parcel Tax Oversight Committee Members were approved at the November School Board meeting. The committee will exist for the length of the parcel tax and until all funds are spent.