Board Policy Committee Minutes – October 18, 2022

Our Mission: The Sioux City Community School District exists to educate students to believe in their talents and skills, achieve academic excellence and succeed in reaching their potential.

Facilitator: Dr. Rod Earleywine
Secretary: Seaniece Heilman

The Board Policy Committee (BPC) met on Tuesday, October 18, 2022, at 3:34 p.m.

Committee Members Present: Dr. Rod Earleywine, Bernie Scolaro, and Seaniece Heilman

Committee Members Absent: Taylor Goodvin & Bob Michaelson

Guests: Amy Denney, Tim Paul, Jim Vanderloo, Dr. Brian Burnight, Dr. Jen Gomez, and Coyreen Weidner.

BP 680.10 – Grants – Application: Angela Bemus/Amy Denney

Conclusion: BP 680.10 was reviewed by Angela Bemus, Amy Denney and Attorney Coyreen Weidner. Revisions to BP 680.10 was tabled to the next Board Policy Committee meeting to be revised.

AR 680.10 – Grants – Application Process: Angela Bemus/ Amy Denney

Conclusion: AR 680.10 was reviewed by the Board Policy Committee in November of 2021. AR 680.10 was brought forward to go along with BP 680.10. No revisions to AR 680.10 were made.

BP 709.9 – Transportation of Nonresident & Nonpublic School Students: Tim Paul

Conclusion: BP 709.9 was reviewed by Tim Paul and Attorney Coyreen Weidner with no proposed revisions. BP 709.9 is up for annual review and was approved as written and will be brought forward to the full Board for first reading on Monday, October 24, 2022.

BP 709.10 – Summer School Program Transportation Service: Tim Paul

Conclusion: BP 709.10 was reviewed by Tim Paul and Attorney Coyreen Weidner with no proposed revisions. BP 709.10 is up for annual review and was approved as written and will be brought forward to the full Board for first reading on Monday, October 24, 2022.

BP 902.8 – Hazard Communication Program: Tim Paul

Conclusion: BP 902.8 was reviewed by Tim Paul and Attorney Coyreen Weidner with no proposed revisions. BP 902.8 is up for annual review and was approved as written and will be brought forward to the full Board for first reading on Monday, October 24, 2022.

BP 709.3 – Student Transportation for Extracurricular Activities: Jim Vanderloo

Conclusion: BP 709.3 was reviewed by Jim Vanderloo and Attorney Coyreen Weidner with no proposed revisions. BP 709.3 is up for annual review and was approved as written and will be brought forward to the full Board for first reading on Monday, October 24, 2022.

BP 503.5 – Title I Parent and Family Engagment: Dr. Brian Burnight

Conclusion: BP 503.5 was reviewed by Dr. Brian Burnight and Attorney Coyreen Weidner with no proposed revisions. BP 503.5 is up for annual review and was approved as written and will be brought forward to the full Board for first reading on Monday, October 24, 2022.

BP 691.1 – School Calendar: Dr. Jen Gomez

Conclusion: BP 691.1 was reviewed by Dr. Jen Gomez and Attorney Coyreen Weidner with no proposed revisions. BP 691.1 is up for annual review and was approved as written and will be brought forward to the full Board for first reading on Monday, October 24, 2022.

BP 902.7 – Occupational Safety and Health: Dr. Jen Gomez

Conclusion: BP 902.7 was reviewed by Dr. Jen Gomez and Attorney Coyreen Weidner. BP 902.7 was tabled to the next Board Policy Committee meeting to be revised.

The next Board Policy Committee meeting will be November 15, 2022.