July 19, 2012

posted Jul 24, 2012, 7:43 AM by Joel Parker

Board of Trustees

Slocum Independent School District

July 19, 2012

Summary of Regular Meeting


The March meeting of the Slocum Independent School District Board of Trustees was held on July 19, 2012 at 7:00 p.m.


During the meeting the Board:

  • Approved the monthly Business Manager’s Report. 
  • Received the Superintendent’s Report which included comments on the district’s Superior Achievement rating for the10th consecutive year on Financial Integrity Report System of Texas rating and the recently released Property Value Study Final Certification.   
  • Heard a parent’s request.
  • Elected John Day to serve as secretary for the Board of Trustees.
  • Received revisions to the student handbook for 2012-2013.
  • Authorized to superintendent to advertise for bids for the installation of a waste water system.
  • Approved student transfer request as recommended by the superintendent.
  • Approved supply bids for the coming school year.
  • Approved an Election Order for November 6, 2012 Trustee Election.
  • Authorized the superintendent to enter into an interlocal agreement for election services.
  • Authorized to superintendent to designate district employees to handle Applications for Place on Ballot.
  • Scheduled the Budget Hearing to be followed immediately by the Tax Hearing on August 23, 2012 at 7:00 p.m.
  • Approved student transfer requests as recommended by the superintendent.
  • Approved the employment of a maintenance worker.
  • Approved the employment of a classroom teacher.
  • Received a personal report.


The next scheduled regular meeting of the SISD Board of Trustees is August 23, 2012 at 7:00 p.m.