May 29, 2017

Regular Meeting of the Board - May 29, 2017

​In order to ensure the safety of staff, students, parents and community members who attend Regular Meetings of the Board, the Peel District School Board has introduced a new meeting access process. Attendees will be required to present government issued photo identification and sign in. For additional details, visit the “What’s New” section of the Peel board’s website home page at www.peelschools.org.
 
OPEN SESSION 

Complete Board Agenda

Updates to Agenda

1. Call to Order ​
 National Anthem
 Acknowledgement
 Approval of Agenda

 Special Presentation:

 1.1 Special Presentation by the winners of the 2017 Excellence in Eloquence Competition:

Junior LevelCristina PissaroukShelter Bay Public School
Intermediate LevelShivam Suri Macville Public School​


 

 1.2    Special Presentation to the 2016-2017 Student Trustees:

Omar Baboolal

Ranbir Singh​

2. Declaration of Conflict of Interest

3. Minutes

 

 3.1    Special Education Advisory Committee, April 19, 2017

 3.2    Supplementary Meeting of the Board, May 8, 2017

 3.3    Regular Meeting of the Board, May 9, 2017

 3.4    Special Education Advisory Committee, May 16, 2017 (will be available on a future agenda)

 3.5    Instructional Programs/Curriculum Committee, May 17, 2017 (will be available on a future agenda)

 3.6    Supplementary Meeting of the Board, May 18, 2017 (will be available on a future agenda)

 3.7    Audit Committee, May 24, 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    Good News!

 6.3    Crossing Guard Appreciation Day – June 13, 2017

 6.4    Follow-up Letter in response to the Minister of Education's letter regarding reporting of EQAO assessments

 6.5    Letter to the Deputy Minister of Education from the Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board requesting a change in the Ministry of Education's EQAO policy with regard to the sequencing of the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT) and the remedial Ontario Secondary School Literacy Course (OSSLC)

 6.6    Letter from the District School Board of Niagara in support of our Board's stance on providing religious accommodation to students and staff

 6.7    Summit 4 Fair Funding

 6.8    Letter from the Canadian Parents for French Ontario regarding the new literature review on the Impact of Second-Language Learning

 6.9    Letter to the Minister of Education from the Waterloo Region District School Board requesting a review of the Ontario Special Education Model

7. Delegations

8. Old Business

9. New Business

 

 9.1    Recommendations of the Special Education Advisory Committee, April 19, 2017

 9.2    Recommendations of the Special Education Advisory Committee, May 16, 2017 (will be available on a future agenda)

 9.3    Recommendations of the Instructional Programs/Curriculum Committee, May 17, 2017 (will be available on a future agenda)

 9.4    Recommendations of the Audit Committee, May 24, 2017 

10. Reports from Officials and Staff

 10.1  Count Me In Peel – Report on the Findings of the 2016-2017 Workforce Census

 10.2  Graduation Rates 2015-2016

 10.3  Interim Report on De-streaming in the Peel District School Board

11. Director’s Report

12. Reports from Ontario Public School Boards’ Association

 

 12.1  OPSBA Connects – May 8, 2017

 12.2  OPSBA Connects – May 15, 2017

 12.3  OPSBA Connects – May 23, 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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