August 16 School board meeting

Public notice


The School Board Alachua County, Florida, shall hold a public meeting to which all persons are invited.

DATE AND TIME: Tuesday, August 16, 2022 at 6 p.m.

LOCATION: District Office Boardroom, 620 East University Ave, Gainesville, FL

PURPOSE: General Business Meeting

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The full agenda with backup can be found here.


A. Meeting opening

1. Call to Order-Pledge of Allegiance

2. BHS and GHS Math Teams Recognition (D. Frazier)

3. Adoption of Agenda

4. Approval of Special School Board Meeting and Public Hearing Minutes August 2, 2022

5. Approval of Regular School Board Meeting Minutes August 2, 2022

6. Board Member/Superintendent Announcements

7. Administrative Appointment (Andrew)

8. Citizen Input

B. Consent Agenda

1. Approval of the Consent Agenda

2. Employment of Personnel (Shelnutt)

3. Purchased Products/Services ($12,500 to $49,999)(Rella)

4. Bid(s) and Requisition(s)(Rella)

5. Mental Health Assistance Allocation Plan 2022-2023 (Edwards)

6. Meridian Behavioral Healthcare-contract counseling services (Edwards)

7. High-Impact Reading Interventions and Targeted Supports (HIITS) (Bokor)

8. Summer Learning Camps (Bokor)

9. Title II, Part A 22/23 grant application (Bokor)

10. Title III, Part A Language Instruction for English Learners 22/23 grant application (Bokor)

11. Title IV Part A, Student Support & Academic Enrichment 22/23 grant application (Bokor)

12. Title IX, Part A: Florida McKinney Vento Program, Year 2 application of 3 year grant cycle (Bokor)

13. Contract with Village Counseling Center (Bokor)

14. Turnaround School Supplemental Services Allocation (TSSSA) for Board Review and Approval Supporting and sustaining supplemental services designed to improve the overall academic and community welfare of the schools’ students and their families (Jennifer Steptoe)

15. Facilities Maintenance Department Work Order Report dated June 2022 (Molander)

16. Renewal Agreement for Consultant Services- Rutledge Ecenia P.A. (Turney)

17. 4th Agreement between School Board of Alachua County and Shands Teaching Hospital & Clinics for Audiology Services (Black)

18. Sign Language Interpreter Services (Black)

C. Citizen Input

1. Citizen Input

D. Board Member/Superintendent Requests

1. Board Member/Superintendent Requests

E. Adjournment

1. Adjournment

This meeting is being called pursuant to and in accordance with Section 1001.372(1) and 120.525, F.S.

There are three ways citizens may offer their input for this meeting: 1) submit input through email at issues@gm.sbac.edu by noon the day of the board meeting; 2) go to the Boardroom to offer their input in person during the meeting or 3) Check the August 2 & 16, 2022 Agendas on the District s website, www.sbac.edu, prior to the meeting for additional options.

Any person who decides to appeal a decision of the School Board with respect to any matter considered at such meeting is hereby advised that, for such purpose, he or she may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the meeting is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.

Anyone with a disability or physical impairment who wishes to attend this meeting and requires special accommodations should contact the Superintendent s Office, 620 East University Ave., Gainesville, FL 32601, (352) 955-7880, at least 48 hours prior to the meeting; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711.