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Bonham ISD Board of Trustees regular meeting Nov. 18
By Bonham ISD
Nov 16, 2019
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NOTICE OF REGULAR MEETING OF
THE BONHAM INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT

Notice is hereby given that on Monday, November 18, 2019, at 6:00 PM the Board of Trustees of the Bonham School District will hold a Regular Meeting at the Bonham ISD Administration Center, 1005 Chestnut Street, Bonham, Texas 75418. The subjects to be discussed are listed on the agenda which is attached to and made a part of this Notice.

If during the course of the meeting covered by this Notice, the Board of Trustees should determine that a closed session of the Board of Trustees is required, then such closed session as authorized by the Texas Open Meeting Act, Texas Government Code Section 551.001 et seq., will be held by the School Board at the date, hour, and place given in this Notice as the School Board may conveniently meet in such closed session concerning any and all purposes permitted by the Act, including, but not limited to the following sections and purposes:
TEXAS GOVERNMENT CODE SECTION:
551.071 Private consultation with the board’s secretary.
551.072Discussing purchase, exchange, lease, or value of real property.
551.073Discussing negotiated contracts for prospective gifts or donations.
551.074Discussing personnel or to hear complaints against personnel.
551.075To confer with employees of the school district to receive information or to ask questions.
551.076 Considering the deployment, specific occasions for, or implementation of security personnel or devices.
551.082 Considering discipline of a public school child, or complaint or charge against personnel.
551.083 Considering the standards, guidelines, terms, or conditions the board will follow, or will instruct its representatives to follow, in consultation with representatives of employee groups.
551.084 Excluding witnesses from a hearing.

Should any final action, final decision, or final vote be required in the opinion of the School Board with regard to any matter considered in such closed session, then the final action, final decision, or final vote shall be either:
(a)in the open meeting covered by the Notice upon the reconvening of the publicmeeting; or at a subsequent public meeting of the School Board upon notice as the SchoolBoard shall determine.

This notice was released to the news media who had previously requested such notice and an original copy was posted at the Bonham ISD Administration Center on November 15, 2019 at 4:00 PM.

AGENDA:

1. Call to Order

2. Invocation - Jason Fox

3. Pledge of Allegiance led by 4th students: Luis Amaya, Kayden Aviles, Ashlyn Bell, Haven Cheatham, Eli Compton, Cameron Craig, Ian Daniel, Rylee Dawber, Emma Dyer, Deborah Ehiabor, Aaliyah Frias, Whitley Godbey, Alli Jo Hamilton, Phoenix Hayes, Levi Hays, Rubi Hernandez, Rylie Holly, Julieth Ibarra, Jenna Lindsey, Aracely Longoria, Chelsea Lopez, Haydan Lowrey, Cayden May, Avarie McCraw, Takeyziona Nobles, Royce Phea, Tabatha Richards, Georgianne Ryman, Raegan Shepard, Gaven Sledd, Ali Smith, Cody Starnes, Murray Storm, Zach Stultz, Bella Taylor, Halle Thompson, Aniyah Van Buren, Belia Vega, Rafael Velazquez, Brylee Whitson and Tyler Whitten

The pledge of allegiance to the Texas state flag is: "Honor the Texas flag; I pledge allegiance to thee, Texas, one state under God, one and indivisible."

4. Employee and Student Recognition - Teacher of the Month - Linda Long (LHR); Paraprofessional of the Month - Susie Nelms (LHR); Students of the Month - Amory Richards (Finley-Oates), Quin Passanisi (I.W. Evans), Stevie Ford (L.H. Rather), Olivia Foster and Michael Patton (BHS)

5. Information Item - Presentation of energy services plans from Ideal Impact and E3 IntegralSolutions

Presenter: Bill Wakefield

6. Executive Session

A. Discussion of energy services and payment plans

7. Action Item - Consider, with possible action, approval of energy services and payment planagreements

Presenter: Chance Roberts

8. Tell Me Something Good

Presenter: Board Members

9. Public Comment

10. Consent Agenda

All items on the Consent Agenda are considered to be routine and will be enacted with one motion. There will not be separate discussion of these items unless a Board member requests that an item be withdrawn for individual consideration. The remaining items shall be adopted under a single motion and vote.

A. Consider approval of tax credits, supplements and delinquent tax collection for October 2019

B. Consider approval of financial statements and bills payable for October 2019

C. Consider approval of Meeting Minutes

11. Reports to the Board

A. Assistant Superintendent of Student Services Written Report

Presenter: Dr. Faith-Ann Cheek

B. Chief Finance Officer Written Report

Presenter: Alicia Lang

C. Director of Operations Written Report

Presenter: Bill Wakefield

D. Athletic Director Written Report

Presenter: Ryan Prock

E. Bailey Inglish Principal Written Report

https://www.smore.com/svwur

Presenter: Rory Hilliard

F. Finley-Oates Principal Written Report

https://www.smore.com/rvepf

Presenter: Mary Lou Fox

G. I.W. Evans Principal Written Report https://www.smore.com/m5ygz

Presenter: Karli Fowler

H.  L.H. Rather Principal Written Report https://www.smore.com/spfgh

Presenter: Traci Daniel

I. Bonham High School Principal Written Report

https://www.smore.com/12gy3

Presenter: Panchi Scown

J. Superintendent Report

Presenter: Kelly Trompler

1. ADA Report - At the end of October 2019, the enrollment count was 1868.

I.W.Evans Intermediate School had the best attendance in October with 97.37%.

2. Steaks for Success - Nov. 20th at 6 PM for Volleyball and Cross Country

3. Open Positions

a. Head Football Coach

b. Groundskeeper

c. Bus Driver

d. Custodian ~ Bonham High School

e. Custodian ~ Finley-Oates

f. Paraprofessional ~ Bonham High School

12. Information Item - BISD Assessment Data

Presenter: Rory Hilliard / Karli Fowler

13. Action Item - Consider and possibly approve campus improvement plan for Bailey Inglish

Presenter: Rory Hilliard

14. Action Item - Shared government policy between policy council and school board

Presenter: Rory Hilliard

15. Action Item - Consider and possibly approve Gifted and Talented Plan

Presenter: Mary Lou Fox

16. Action Item - Consider and possibly approve revision to FDA(LOCAL)

Presenter: Kelly Trompler

17. Action Item - Discussion, consideration, and possible action regarding the need for anadditional SRO

Presenter: Kelly Trompler

18. Action Item - Consider and possibly approve Update 114 effecting local policies (completepacket under Extras tab)

Presenter: Kelly Trompler

19. Action Item - Consider and possibly approve Fannin County 4-H Organization Resolution

Presenter: Chance Roberts

20. Public hearing on the Application for a Value Limitation Agreement from B.T. ConiglioSolar, LLC, Comptroller Application No. 1363, under Chapter 313 of the Texas Tax Code.

Presenter: Chance Roberts

21. Information Item: Review and acknowledge the Conflict of Interest Disclosure Policy BBFA (LEGAL) and BBFA (LOCAL), in relation to the Application for a Value Limitation Agreement from B.T. Coniglio, LLC, Comptroller Application No. 1363, under Chapter 313 of the Texas Tax Code

Presenter: Chance Roberts

22. Action Item: Discussion and possible action to adopt Board Findings related to the Application for a Value Limitation Agreement from B.T. Coniglio, LLC, Comptroller Application No. 1363, under Chapter 313 of the Texas Tax Code

Presenter: Chance Roberts

23. Action Item: Discussion and possible action to approve the Value Limitation Agreement by and between B.T. Coniglio Solar, LLC and the Bonham Independent School District, under Chapter 313 of the Texas Tax Code

Presenter: Chance Roberts

24. Public hearing on the Proposed “BT Coniglio Solar Reinvestment Zone”

Presenter: Chance Roberts

25. Action Item - Discussion and possible action to adopt a Resolution of the Board of Trustees Designating the “BT Coniglio Solar Reinvestment Zone”

Presenter: Chance Roberts

26. Action Item - Consider and possibly approve revision to Board Operating Procedures

Presenter: Chance Roberts

27. Action Item - Consider and possibly approve nominee for Fannin County Appraisal District Board of Directors

Presenter: Chance Roberts

28. Executive Session

A. Discuss duties and responsibilities of District Administration as it relates to the Student Code of Conduct pursuant to Govt. Code 551.074

B. Discuss personnel matters pertaining to evaluations, duties, terminations, replacements,reassignments, resignations, hiring and additions to the staff pursuant to Govt. Code 551.074

1. New Hires: Brittany Cochran (BI ~ Instructional Aide), Kelly Norman (Child Nutrition), Cheyanne Odom (FO ~ Instructional Aide), Shelby Whiting (BHS ~Instructional Aide), Rachel Campbell (FO ~ Instructional Aide)

2. Reassignments: Cristi Johnson (Child Nutrition)

3. Resignations: Jennifer Smith (FO ~ FCSSA Aide), Johnathan Fish (Head Football Coach)

29. Information Item - Report of personnel matters pertaining to reassignments and resignations accepted

30. Action Item - Consider approval of items listed in Executive Session

31. ADJOURNMENT