April 23, 2002

Board Action Summary

April 23, 2002 Meeting of the Board of Education
Ron Ottinger, Ed Lopez, John de Beck, Sue Braun and Frances O'Neill Zimmerman present.

The Board of Education made the following appointments 5-0, with the effective dates to be determined:

Brown, Jennifer A.; from Interim Vice Principal, King Elementary to Vice Principal, King Elementary, Institute for Learning.

Faris-Cole, Debbie; from Special Education Teacher to Program Manager, Program Monitoring, Special Education Department, Institute for Learning.

Hazel, Monika; from Acting Principal, Audubon Elementary to Principal, Audubon Elementary, Institute for Learning.



Major agenda items included:

The board voted 4-1, with Zimmerman voting no, for the resolution in the matter of reduction of classified services for the 2002-2003 school year (Office-Technical and Business Services Bargaining Unit). (E.3.b)

The board voted 4-1, with Zimmerman voting no, for the resolution in the matter of reduction of classified services for the 2002-2003 school year (Paraeducators Bargaining Unit). (E.3.c)

The board voted 4-1, with Zimmerman voting no, for the resolution in the matter of reduction of classified services for the 2002-2003 school year (Operations-Support Services Bargaining Unit). (E.3.d)

The board voted 4-1, with Zimmerman voting no, for the resolution in the matter of reduction of classified services for the 2002-2003 school year (Paraeducators Bargaining Unit-Special Education). (E.3.e)

The board voted 4-1, with Zimmerman voting no, for the resolution in the matter of reduction of classified services for the 2002-2003 school year (Unrepresented). (E.3.f)

The board voted 5-0 for the Memorandum of Understanding between the San Diego Unified School District and the San Diego Education Association for Staff Development Make Up Days, in accordance with Section 3547.5 of the California Government Code and Section 1029 of the Bylaws of the Board of Education. (E.3.g)

The board voted 5-0 for the San Diego Education/San Diego Unified School District Contract Waiver Request of Article 21.1, in accordance with Section 3547.5 of the California Government Code and Section 1029 of the Bylaws of the Board of Education. (E.3.h)

The board voted 5-0 for the proposal for Adoption of Mathematics Textbooks and Instructional Materials for 2002-03 school year for Rosa Parks Elementary School, City Heights Pilot. (E.4.a)

The board voted 5-0 for the Proposal for Adoption of Textbooks and Instructional Materials for the 2002-2003 School Year. (E.4.b)

The board voted 5-0 for the Restructuring of the ALBA Community Day School Program for Zero Tolerance and High Risk Students, effective 2002-03 School Year (E.4.c), including a proposed amendment by Braun to include that the governance team and staff develop an operating procedure by the end of the school year.

The board voted 5-0 for the Annual Instructional Facilities Planning Report for 2002-2003. (E.4.d)

The board voted 5-0 for the GATE Cluster Review Committee Recommendations. (E.4.e)

The board voted 3-2, with Zimmerman and de Beck voting no, for the ratification of agreement, effective July 1, 2001 through July 31, 2002, between the San Diego Unified School District and the University of San Diego relating to the establishment of the Educational Leadership Development Academy and the provision of site leadership programs. (E.4.l)

The board voted 5-0 for the resolution in the Matter of Intention to Lease Real Property and Improvements thereon Belonging to the San Diego Unified School District and Notice Inviting Bids to Lease Same pursuant to Education Code Section 17455, et seq. (former Benchley Elementary School Site). (E.6.a)
There was a public hearing and then the board voted 5-0 for the Resolution Declaring Public Necessity for the Acquisition of Property for the Central Area Elementary School and Authorizing Proceedings in Eminent Domain. (Proposition MM Fund 2Z) (E.6.b)

The board voted 3-2, with Zimmerman and de Beck voting no, for the proposed revision to Flooring Policy G-3150 allowing carpeting as an option to vinyl flooring in selected areas at school sites. (State School Facilities Fund 2A). (E.6.c)

The board voted 4-0, with Lopez abstaining due to a professional conflict, for televising of Board of Education Meetings. (E.8.a)

The board voted 5-0 for release of Student Information to Military Recruiters and Recruiter Access on School Campuses. (E.9.a)