Board Action Summary
for June 26, 2007

Luis Acle, John de Beck, Shelia Jackson, Mitz Lee and Katherine Nakamura present.

View the associated board reports.

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

Susalla, James -- Manager, Custodial Services.

Reynolds, Gregory -- Manager, Landscape Services.

Cavanagh, Crystal -- Manager, Interagency Coordinated Services.

Gallagher, Kathleen -- Vice Principal, Bell Jr. High School.

Hatchell-Carter, Deborah -- Principal, Linda Vista Elementary School.

Cazares, Anna -- Principal, Cabrillo Elementary School.

Dawes, Rochelle -- Principal, Walker Elementary School.

Ferguson, Bruce -- Principal, Hardy Elementary School.

Fischer-Garza, Jerrilee -- Principal, Dingeman Elementary School.

Phillips, Kathleen -- Principal, Fletcher Elementary School.

Tavasci, Magdalena -- Principal, Bayview Terrace Elementary School.

Voss, Valerie -- Principal, Clay Elementary School.

Eves, Virginia -- Director, School To Career.

Moore, Kimberly -- Vice Principal, Linda Vista Elementary School.

Lewis, Yolanda -- Principal, Rolando Park Elementary School.

Robinson, Yesenia -- Principal, Marshall Elementary School.

Estrada, Mirna -- Principal, Emerson/Bandini Elementary School.

Salas, Minerva -- Principal, North Park Elementary School.

Grijalva-Torres, Diana -- Principal, Burbank Elementary School.

Irwin, Scott -- Vice Principal, Dana Middle School.

Morris, Vincent -- Principal, Kearny Complex, Science Connections And Technology.

Dime, Robin -- Vice Principal, Taft Middle School.

Soria, Flavia -- Principal, Longfellow.

Callahan, Brad -- Principal, Lewis Middle School.

Johnson, Yvonne -- Principal, Baker Elementary School.

Suarez, Nestor -- Principal, Washington Elementary School.

Corona, Roberto -- Vice Principal, Elementary School, Assignment Pending.

Frain, Robert -- Vice Principal, Elementary School, Assignment Pending.

Gerde, Glenda -- Vice Principal, Elementary School, Assignment Pending.

Hedges, David -- Vice Principal, High School, Assignment Pending.

Santos, Francisco -- Vice Principal, Middle School, Assignment Pending.

Williams, Linda -- Vice Principal, Elementary School, Assignment Pending.

Mitchell, Don -- Principal, High School, Assignment Pending.

Bass, Wendell -- Principal, High School, Assignment Pending.

Dunbar, Margaret -- Program Manager, Assignment Pending.

The board made the following appointments 4-1, with Jackson voting no, with effective dates to be determined:

Price, Michael -- Principal, University City High School.


Major agenda items:

The Board voted 5-0 to:

Approve of Provisional Internship Permit for teacher assigned to severe shortage area pursuant to California Code of Regulations, Title 5 Sections 80021 and 80021.1

Adopt the District’s initial proposal and response to the California School Employees Association, Chapter 724, Operations-Support Services (OSS) Bargaining Unit’s initial proposal to reopen and negotiate Article 3 – Employee Organization Rights, Article 7 – Wages, and Article 9 – Health and Welfare Benefits , in accordance with Section 3547.5 of the California Government Code and Section 1031 of the Bylaws of the Board of Education.

Adopt the District’s initial proposal and response to the California School Employees Association, Chapter 759, Paraeducators (PARA) Bargaining Unit’s initial proposal to reopen and negotiate Article 7 – Wages and Article 9 – Health and Welfare Benefits , in accordance with Section 3547.5 of the California Government Code and Section 1031 of the Bylaws of the Board of Education.

Adopt the District’s initial proposal and response to the San Diego Education Association’s (SDEA) initial proposal to reopen and negotiate Article 7 – Wages and Article 9 – Health and Welfare Benefits , in accordance with Section 3547.5 of the California Government Code and Section 1031 of the Bylaws of the Board of Education.

Adopt the revised district Local Education (LEA) Plan.

Approved the Food Services meal price increase.

Approved the 2007-08 Consolidated Application Part I for Funding Categorical Aid Programs.

The Board did not approve by a 3-2 vote with members de Beck, Lee and Nakamura in opposition:

Adoption of the 2007-08 District Budget. The Board meeting was continued until 3:30 p.m. June 27, 2007, when the budget will be reconsidered.


Recognition and Presentations

Recognition of the 2007 Best Buy Teach Award, a $250,000 award.

Recognition of School Bus Driver Juan Calleros-Perez for his efforts to ensure the safety of his students when his bus caught fire.

Recognition of employees retiring from the district in 2006-07.

Presentation by Farb Middle School students on their all AVID program and Cornell Note Taking.