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Vacaville Unified School District Governing Board

Overview

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

Superintendent’s Comments/Correspondence

Superintendent Shamieh shared information on the District’s summer school programs.

 

Donation Recognition

Technology Coordinator Jim Wasielewski provided information regarding a recent computer donation from PG&E.

 

Closed Session Report Out

President Kitzes reported that the Board approved the appointments of Leslie Fitz as Dean of Learning Support at Vaca Pena Middle School; Kristie Onisko as Director of Transportation; and Katie Hope as Fiscal Analyst. Congratulations to all!

 

Public Hearings

  • Assistant Superintendent of Business and Administrative Services Kelly Burks presented the requirements of expending funds received under the Education Protection Account.
  • Senior Director of Fiscal Services Karine Fickes presented the budget proposal for Fairmont Charter Elementary’s 2021-22 budget adoption.
  • Fairmont Charter Elementary School Principal Greg Moffitt presented Fairmont's 2021-22 recommended Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP).
  • Assistant Superintendent of Business and Administrative Services Kelly Burks presented the budget proposal for Ernest Kimme Charter Academy's 2021-22 budget adoption.
  • Ernest Kimme Charter Academy Principals Lois Chancellor and Ami Blackstone presented Kimme's 2021-22 recommended LCAP.
  • Assistant Superintendent of Business and Administrative Services Kelly Burks presented the budget proposal for Vacaville Unified School District's 2021-22 budget adoption.
  • Associate Superintendent Ed Santopadre and Director of Secondary Education Ali Eeds presented the District Schools 2021-22 recommended LCAP.

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

  1. Adoption of Resolution No. 25, 2020-21, Resolution Regarding the Education Protection Account.
  2. Approval of Resolution No. 26, 2020-21, Resolution Recognizing June 2021 as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ) Pride Month.
  3. Approval of Buckingham Collegiate Charter Academy Local Control and Accountability Plan for 2021-22.
  4. Approval of Fairmont Charter Elementary School Budget Adoption for Fiscal Year 2021-22.
  5. Approval of Ernest Kimme Charter Academy Budget Adoption for Fiscal Year 2021-22.
  6. Acceptance of the State Facilities Project Fund (35) Audit Report.
  7. Approval of Proposal with Sierra School Equipment Company for Outdoor Tables.
  8. Approval Contract with Aria Electric & Construction for the District Wide HVAC Improvement Project.
  9. Approval of Bid Award for Food Service Contract for 2021-22.
Posted 6/11/21

Contact

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

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