Los Gatos Union School District
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Previous MeetingJanuary 06, 2015 04:00 PM
Special Board Meeting - Board Retreat
Thomas P. O'Donnell District Office
17010 Roberts Road
Los Gatos, CA 95032-4510


Preliminary Information
(408) 335-2000 Dr. Diana G. Abbati
www.lgusd.org Board Members
  Scott Broomfield (2018)
  Emi Eto (2016)
  Leigh-Anne Marcellin (2016)
  Peter Noymer (2018)
  Alex Potts (2018)

Our Community, Our Students, Our Future

The mission of the Los Gatos Union School District is to educate all children to their unique potential by teaching, modeling, and supporting the skills and attitudes that contribute to their development as globally and socially responsible citizens.

Vision Statement

All students know their individual learning styles and talents, think creatively and critically, act responsibly, communicate effectively, and apply knowledge in a diverse and ever-changing world.

Strategic Plan

Strategic Initiative #1 - Improving Student Achievement

Strategic Initiative #2 - Developing the Whole Child with at Well-Rounded Curriculum

Strategic Initiative #3 - Teaching 21st Century Skills

Strategic Initiative #4 - Collaborating in the Professional Community

Strategic Initiative #5 - Improving District Operations

Members of the public are always welcome at meetings of the Board of Trustees except for closed sessions. Individuals wishing to address the Board regarding agenda items may do so when the item is under consideration, assuming the item falls within the Board's jurisdiction. Individuals may address the Board on non-agenda items during public comment at regular Board meetings only. At special board meetings, individuals may comment only on agenda items. Individuals requiring special accommodations, including but not limited to an American sign-language interpreter, accessible seating or documentation in accessible formats, should contact the Superintendent's office at least two working days before the meeting date.

(D) Discussion Item
(V) Can Vote
(C) Consent Item
Unfold A.  CALL TO ORDER (4:00 p.m.)   
1. Roll Call     
1. Approval/Amendment of Agenda      (V)  
2. Governing Board Retreat: Brown Act Meetings, Roles & Responsibilities, Governance Handbook, Norms, Protocols & Agreements (page 1)         (D)  
  The Governing Board will engage in a discussion regarding the intent of the Brown Act for the purpose of accomplishing district business, specifically role and responsibilities of Board members, Board Governance Handbook, working protocols and agreements.
3. LGUSD Governance and Planning Calendar 2014-2015 (page 47)         (D)  
  This information is provided to the Governing Board for discussion and planning purposes. Agenda items are subject to changes and modifications throughout the year.
4. LGUSD District Goals Mid-Year Progress Report 2014-2015 (page 54)         (D)  
  District office administrators will engage in discussion with the Governing Board regarding progress made toward the Los Gatos Union School District Goals for the 2014-2015 school year.
Unfold C.  CLOSED SESSION (7:30 p.m.)   
1. Public Employee Discipline/Dismissal/Release pursuant to Government Code §54957      (D)  
2. Conference with Legal Counsel - Anticipated Litigation - Significant Exposure to litigation pursuant to subdivision (b) of Government Code Section §54956.9      (D)  
3. Public Employee Performance Evaluation pursuant to Government Code §54957; Superintendent's Mid-Year Evaluation      (D)  
Unfold D.  REGULAR SESSION (9:55 p.m.)   
1. Report Out of Closed Session     
2. Future Board Meetings     
  • Regular Board Meeting, January 20, 2015 at 6:30 p.m.
• Special Board Meeting, February 10, 2015 at 6:30 p.m.
• Regular Board Meeting, February 24, 2015 at 6:30 p.m.
E.  ADJOURNMENT (10:00 p.m.)   

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