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Vacaville Unified School District Governing Board


The Vacaville Unified School District Governing Board consists of seven members. School Board elections are held on even-numbered years, with members elected to serve staggered four-year terms.

Basic functions of the Board are to establish the policies by which the schools of the District are to be administered and to select the Superintendent and staff who will implement those policies. The Board shall be responsible for the organization and operation of the District in conformity with the rules and regulations of the State Board of Education, and the laws of the State and Federal Government.

Board Meetings

Board meetings will be held at the VUSD Educational Services Center, located at 401 Nut Tree Drive, and are generally held the first and third Thursday of each month. During the months of January, February, July, and December there is only one meeting due to school breaks/holidays. Also, during the month of June the meetings will be held on the second and fourth Thursdays. Special meetings are called as needed. Please call the Superintendent's Office at 453-6101 to verify meeting dates, times and locations.

Trustee Area Redistricting 

Agendas and Minutes

The agendas for the Vacaville Unified School Board can be found at Agenda Online

Visit our archive for minutes and meetings prior to 2015

Governance Handbook 2018

Closed Session Report Out

President Jansen reported that the Board approved the appointment of Rebecca Pinto as Assistant Principal, Cooper Elementary School. Congratulations Rebecca!


Superintendent’s Comments/Correspondence

Superintendent Shamieh provided information on Assembly Bill 77 and proposed California Education Codes 3509 and 43504, regarding in-person and distance learning instruction.


Public Hearings – the following public hearings were held:

  1. Vacaville Unified School District Budget Proposal for 2020-21.
  2. Kimme Charter Academy Budget Proposal for 2020-21.

Action Items – the following items were approved by the Board:

  1. Adoption of Resolution No. 36, 2019-20, Authorizing Designated Staff to Contract with the California Department of Education for State Preschool Funds.
  2. Approval of VUSD District Schools Budget Adoption for Fiscal Year 2020-21.
  3. Approval of Kimme Charter Academy Budget Adoption for Fiscal Year 2020-21.
  4. Adoption of Operations Written Report – Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) for VUSD District Schools.
  5. Adoption of Operations Written Report – Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) for Kimme Charter Academy.
  6. Approval of Employment Agreement for Assistant Superintendent, Business and Administrative Services.
  7. Approval of Northern California Regional Liability Excess Fund Joint Powers Authority Membership Proforma for 2020-21.
  8. Approval of Vacaville Adult School Name Change to “Muzetta Thrower Adult Education Center”.
  9. Approval of Contract with BMR Health.
  10. Approval of Contract with Division 5-15, A California Corporation, for the Will C. Wood Girl’s Locker Room HVAC Replacement Project.

Also during Action Items, the Board was provided information regarding the recent parent survey results and discussed reopening schools for 2020-21. A Special Governing Board meeting is scheduled for July 7 to continue the reopening schools discussion.


Special Governing Board meeting June 25 (held after the June 25 Regular meeting):

The Board discussed holding in-person graduation ceremonies at VUSD high schools. Following the discussion, the Board voted to hold in-person graduations when the State of California enters into Stage 4 OR if the California Department of Public Health clarifies that in-person graduations are considered Cultural Ceremonies.

Posted 6/29/20


VUSD Board of Education
401 Nut Tree Road
Vacaville, CA 95687