December 15. 2011 Summary

posted Dec 16, 2011, 9:18 AM by Joel Parker



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Regular Meeting Summary

December 15, 2011



The December meeting of the Slocum Independent School District Board of Trustees was held on December 11, 2011 at 7:00 p.m.


During the meeting the Board:

  • Approved the monthly Business Manager’s Report
  • Received the monthly Principals report which included activities listed on the District Calendar and current Enrollment and Attendance Report. Additionally, the accomplishments of elementary and middle school students who competed in academic UIL were noted.  An update of the high basketball teams was also reported.
  • Received a report on the number of training hours each trustee received during the 2011 calendar year.
  • Approved the Audit Report for the fiscal year ending August 31, 2011.
  • Approved TASB Policy Update 92.
  • Approved purchase of a school bus from Rush Bus Centers.
  • Approved the implementation of a program to provide lap top computers for students entering the ninth grade in the fall of 2012.
  • Received information concerning the superintendent’s evaluation for 2011.
  • Discussed sanctions imposed on students for attendance infractions of the Student Code of Conduct.


The next scheduled regular meeting of the SISD Board of Trustees is January 18, 2012 at 7:00 p.m.