Superintendent Dr. Don Austin updates the school district parents with regular emails. The update on August 28 contained information regarding Board Agenda Calendar and bid rejection, among other things, copied below.
As previously mentioned, a rough draft agenda calendar is under development and may appear as soon as our next regular meeting. The lead time for items is sometimes confusing for people not familiar with the process. For context, an item appearing on our September 8 meeting would follow the sample timeline:
All meetings follow the same lead time and process.
At the last meeting of our Board of Education, the construction bid for Hoover Elementary School was rejected at the recommendation of staff. The bid was roughly 30% over budget and was rejected to reassess conditions at a later point in time. Hoover remains first in line for elementary construction projects. We anticipate evaluating all current and future elementary school projects in January or February.