February 28, 2017

Regular Meeting of the Board - February 28, 2017

OPEN SESSION

Complete Board Agenda

Updates to Agenda


1. Call to Order 
 National Anthem
 Acknowledgement
 Approval of Agenda

 Special Presentations

 1.1 Special Presentation in celebration of Black History Month by students from Dolson Public School and Lincoln M. Alexander Secondary School

2. Declaration of Conflict of Interest

3. Minutes

 3.1 Special Education Advisory Committee, January 17, 2017

 3.2 Regular Meeting of the Board, February 14, 2017

 3.3 Instructional Programs/Curriculum Committee, February 15, 2017 (will be available on a future agenda)

 3.4 Special Education Advisory Committee, February 21, 2017 (will be available on a future agenda)

4. Chair's Request for Written Questions from Trustees

5. Notices of Motion and Petitions

6. Special Section for Receipt

 6.1 Retirements

 6.2 Copy of a letter from the Chair of the Durham District School Board to the Executive Director of Ontario Universities Application Centre (OUAC) in support of the Peel Board’s letter of December 2, 2016, regarding the increase in fees to students

7. Delegations

 7.1 Delegation by Henryk (Hank) Glogowski re school bus cancellations

 7.2 Delegation by Mike Bayer re the Board’s Religious Accommodation Operating Procedure

 7.3 Delegation by Sanaeya Panthaky re Religious Accommodation

8. Old Business

 8.1 Response to delegation by Falgun Shah re the Board’s Religious Accommodation Policy

 8.2 Response to delegation by Umang Desai re the Board’s Religious Accommodation Policy

 8.3 Response to delegation by Tianlei Zhang re the Board’s Religious Accommodation Policy

 8.4 Response to delegation by Martin Kloc re French Immersion boundary

9. New Business

 9.1 Recommendations of the Special Education Advisory Committee, January 17, 2017

 9.2 Recommendations of the Instructional Programs/Curriculum Committee, February 15, 2017 (will be available on a future agenda)

 9.3 Recommendations of the Special Education Advisory Committee, February 21, 2017 (will be available on a future agenda)

 9.4 Final Staff Report (for receipt) – Pupil Accommodation Review (PAR) of Alloa, Alton, Belfountain, Caledon Central and Credit View Public Schools

 9.5 Debenture Financing – New Pupil Places

 9.6 Appointment of Two Trustees to the Search Committee for Director of Education

 9.7 Appointment of Two External Members to the Audit Committee

10. Reports from Officials and Staff

 10.1 Update on Black History Month Activities

11. Director’s Report

12. Reports from Ontario Public School Boards’ Association

 12.1 OPSBA Connects  – February 13, 2017

13. Communications - For Action or Receipt

14. Response of Administration to Former Questions

15. Reports from Trustee Representatives on Councils/Associations

16. Comments or Questions from Board Members

17. Public Question Period

18. Further Business

19. Adoption of the In Committee Reports

20. Adjournment
 

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