Grand Island Central School District

Grand Island, New York


Board of Education


1100 Ransom Road

High School Room 108


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Agenda – Monday, October 23, 2006 – 7:00pm



       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.      Grand Island 6th Grade Band – Gold Rating

                               ii.      Response to State of Emergency

                              iii.      High School Attendance

                             iv.      Business & Technology Presentation

b.      Voice of the People – Agenda Items Only


 III.      Consent Agenda

a.       Items for Approval

                                 i.      Board of Education Meeting Minutes

·        September 25, 2006

·        October 3, 2006

                               ii.      Pupil Services

·        Grand Island CSD Plan for Special Education Services for Children with Disabilities 2006 to 2008

·        Parent Member for Committee on Special Education and Committee on Preschool Special Education

·         Committee on Preschool Special Education Minutes

·        9/29/06

·        10/18/06

                              iii.      Curriculum

·        2007 Music Educators National Conference All-East Honor Ensembles March 8-11, 2007

                             iv.      Business & Finance

·        Budget Transfers over $5,000.00

·        SEQR Resolution – Proposed $3,976,781 Capital Project

·        Bond Resolution for $3,976,781 Capital Project

·        2007-2008 Budget Development Calendar

·        Annual Fire Inspections

·        External Audit Report for Fiscal Year 2005-2006

                               v.      Personnel – See Attachment


  IV.      Curriculum

a.       For Information Only

                                 i.      CDEP – Responses to 2006-2007 Initiatives from Middle School and High School Program Coordinators

                               ii.      2006 3-8 Mathematics Test Results


     V.      Business & Finance

a.       For Information Only

                                 i.      Check Register – Check Period 8/30/06 – 9/26/06

                               ii.      Extra Classroom Activity Funds Reports – High School/Middle School

                              iii.      Community Use of Facilities Survey

                             iv.      Detail of Expenditures

                               v.      Detail of District Revenues

                             vi.      Treasurer’s Report


  VI.      Personnel – See Consent Agenda


VII.      Pupil Services – See Consent Agenda


VIII.      District Facilities & Support Services – No information


  IX.      Superintendent’s Report

·        Athletic Physicals Update


     X.      Board President/BOE/Correspondence


  XI.      Miscellaneous

·        Working with Autistic Children Workshop - Dr. David Meichenbaum, Ph.D.

·        Principals’ Updates


XII.      Voice of the People – General Items


XIII.      Next Meeting

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

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


XIV.      Executive Session


XV.      Adjourn