Grand Island Central School District

Grand Island, New York


Board of Education


ECO Island

Staley Road, Grand Island


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Agenda – Monday, September 25, 2006 – 7:00pm

 (6:30pm Tour ECO Island)



       I.      Public Session

a.       Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag

b.      Emergency Fire Exit Announcement

c.       Cell Phones, Pagers and Computers


    II.      Recognition

a.       Good News

                                 i.      2006 Annual NYSCATE Conference

                               ii.      New Student/Parent Orientation Video - Presentation

b.      Voice of the People – Agenda Items Only


 III.      Consent Agenda

a.       Items for Approval

                                 i.      Board of Education Meeting Minutes

·        August 28, 2006 – Regular Business

·        September 11, 2006 – Workshop

                               ii.      Pupil Services

·        Committee on Preschool Special Education Minutes

·        8/28/06

·        8/31/06

                              iii.      Curriculum

·        Approval of 2006 NYS School Music Association Conference All-State Festival November 30-December 3, 2006

·        Superintendent’s Days and the 2006-07 School Calendar – Amendment

                             iv.      Business & Finance

·        Donation – Chess Table (High School)

·        Donation – Books (Huth Road)

·        Policy Update - #5571 – Allegations of Fraud

                               v.      Personnel – See Attachment


  IV.      Curriculum

a.       For Information Only

                                 i.      NYS Education Department ELA Assessment Information

                               ii.      NYS Education Department Accountability Reports – 2006-07 STEP


     V.      Business & Finance

a.       For Information Only

                                 i.      Check Register – Check Period 8/16/06 – 8/29/06

                               ii.      Budget Transfers over $5,000.00

                              iii.      Detail of Expenditures

                             iv.      Detail of District Revenues

                               v.      Work Scope for $3.9M Capital Project


  VI.      Personnel – See Consent Agenda


VII.      Pupil Services – See Consent Agenda


VIII.      District Facilities & Support Services – No information


  IX.      Superintendent’s Report


     X.      Board President/BOE/Correspondence

a.       Calendar Review

b.      Update on Sports Physicals Issue

c.       Retreat Follow Up


  XI.      Miscellaneous


XII.      Voice of the People – General Items


XIII.      Next Meeting

a.       Monday, October 23, 2006 – Regular Meeting – High School Room 108 – 7:00pm

b.      Monday, November 13, 2006 – Workshop – High School Room 108 – 7:00pm

c.       Monday, November 27, 2006 – Regular Meeting – Middle School Little Theater – 7:00pm


XIV.      Executive Session


XV.      Adjourn