School Board Policy 203.2 -
Order of the Regular School Board Meeting

 

Adopted: January 24, 2000
Revised: November 8, 2007
Revised: February 13, 2017

I. Purpose 

The purpose of this policy is to ensure consistency in the order of business at regular school board meetings.

II. General Statement of Policy

It is the policy of the school board to consider matters that come before it in a consistent and orderly manner.

III. Order

A. The school board shall conduct an orderly school board meeting. The school board will, at all regular school board meetings, follow an agenda order similar to:

1. Call to order
2. Approval of agenda
3. Consent agenda

a) Approval of minutes
b) Payment of invoices
c) Correspondence
d) Acceptance of gifts
e) Field trip request
f) Personnel Items

4. Public Forum
5. Information Items
6. Discussion Items
7. Operational Items
8. Board Forum.
9. Adjournment 

B. The school board may depart from the order of business with the consent of the majority of members present.

Legal References:
Minn. Stat. § 123B.09, Subd. 7 (School Board Powers)

Cross Reference:
WBLASB Policy 203 (Operation of the School Board - Governing Rules)
WBLASB Policy 203.5 (School Board Meeting Agenda)
WBLASB Policy 203.6 (Consent Agenda For Regular School Board Meetings)