Special School Board Meeting to be Held Wednesday 1/21/15

By On January 19, 2015

EDITORS NOTE: This story has been updated to correct the day of the meeting to Wednesday Jan. 21st at 7:30.

A Special Board Meeting has been called for January 21, 2015, 7:30 p.m., in the District Office Boardroom, for the purpose of discussing “Appointment of Public Employee: Superintendent of Schools,” the first meeting within the process of hiring a new superintendent. A copy of the agenda is below.

The meeting will be held at Burbank Unified School District Office, 1900 W. Olive Avenue, 3rd Floor, Burbank.

All interested stakeholders are invited to attend.

The entire agenda packet is available for review online at www.burbankusd.org; at the District Office Building, Superintendent’s Office, 1900 W. Olive Ave., Burbank, 91506; and at the Reference Desk in all Burbank City Libraries at: 110 N. Glenoaks, Burbank, 91502; 300 N. Buena Vista, Burbank, 91505; and 3323 W. Victory Blvd., Burbank, 91505.

1. CALL TO ORDER/PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

2. REQUESTS TO ADDRESS THE BOARD

a. Public Communications

An individual or group representative may address the Board of Education on any agenda item or subject within its jurisdiction by completing a blue request card. Speakers are requested to state their name prior to speaking to the Board. Not more than five minutes may be allotted to each speaker, except by unanimous consent of the Board of Education. The Superintendent may refer the matter to the proper department for review.

3. Discussion of Search for Superintendent of Schools The Board will meet with search firm advisors, Leadership Associates, to discuss:

1) Overview of Search Process

2) Finalize Timeline

3) Desired Qualities and Characteristics of a Superintendent

4) Identification of Groups and Individuals for Community/Staff Input

4. CLOSED SESSION

The Board will meet in Closed Session for the purpose of the following:

a. Public Employee Performance Evaluation Pursuant to Government Code §54957

Title: Superintendent of Schools

Any individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to participate in a Board meeting may request assistance by contacting the Superintendent’s Office at (818) 729-4422.

b. Public Employee Appointment, Pursuant to Government Code §54957

Title: Superintendent of Schools

5. RECONVENE IN PUBLIC SESSION AND ADJOURNMENT