July 26, 2021
Mr. Atkins updated the Board on summer work, fine arts will will be finalized this week. Campuses are ready for the start of school
Mrs. Ross updated the Board on the return of students face to face. She reported that there have been studies that show students are failing at virtual learning and have social emotional issues as well. She also updated the Board on the ESSER III grant funds that are authorized to close the gaps of missed learning during the pandemic.
Coach Bentley updated the Board on summer workouts that are wrapping up. They had a great student participation of about 300 for all 3 sessions. Getting ready for August 2nd with the start of athletics. Updated the Board on HB 547 regarding homeschool participation in H.S. sports. He reached out to community members to see if there was a push for it in Santa Fe and found that there doesn't seem to be an interest.
Accounts Payable $ 1,053,199.63
Adjunct Faculty Agreement and Resolution to Adopt 4-H as an extracurricular activity for 21-22
Approved the endorsement of Tony Hopkins, Position C to the TASB Board of Directors representing Region 4.
Approved Update 117 as presented.
Approved the purchase of band instruments.
Approved the resolution to defease the Series 2016 Bonds in the amount of $709,756 which will generate a savings of interest of $16,244.
Approved the erroneous payment in the amount of $2,393.68 to be refunded to the mortgage/service company, Lereta.
Approved the School Health Advisory Council (SHAC) activities for the 2020-21 school year.
Approved the deductive change order with Durotech Contractors for the high school additions and renovations by a cost savings amount of $809,362.31.
Approved C. L. Davis Surveying to perform the topographical survey of the athletics areas requested for design purposes for the field and track repair at the high school stadium.
Approved the purchase of partial furniture, fixture and equipment for the Santa Fe High School Fine Arts addition.
Approved the purchase of student laptop insurance for no more than 2,400 devices that are less than 2 years old.
Approved the contract for 3 students with Harris County Department of Education not to exceed $71,559.00 for the 2021/2022 school year for students attending The Adaptive Behavior School Campus (ABS EAST).
Approved the contract for Rozell Therapy Services to provide physical therapy to Santa Fe ISD students with physical disabilities for the 2021/2022 school year.
Approved the Contractor Agreement with Specialized Instructional Support to provide evaluations for the 2021-2022 school year.
Approved the renewal of the Edgenuity subscription for the 2021-2022 school year.
Approved the purchase of the LMS (Canvas) cloud subscription for the 2021-2022 school year.
Approved the CAP MOU for the 2021-2022 school year.
Approved the MOU for the Transforming Lives Cooperative Day Program for the 2021-2022 school year.
Approved the 2021-2022 Optional Flexible School Day Program Application as presented.
Approved the Student Code of Conduct for the 2021-2022 school year.