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Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees Terms
 
2021 - Position 6 - Al Litchenburg, Position 7 - Barrett Owens*
2022 - Position 1 - Chad Collins, Position 2 - Amy Smith, Position 3 - Jeff Wood*
2023 - Position 4 - Anne Smith, Position 5 - Marvin Bobo
 
*Barrett Owens was appointed to Position 7 in September 2019. Position 7 will be on the ballot for the November 2020 election and May 2021 election.
 
*Jeff Wood was appointed to Position 3 in August 2020. Position 3 will be on the ballot for the May 2021 and May 2022 election.
 
Board Officers shown below, from left to right, Board Secretary Anne Smith, Board President Chad Collins, Board Vice-President Amy Smith
 
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Board Activity Calendar
2020-2021
 

Month

Activities

August

 

Action Items for Consideration/Approval:

New Hires

Appointment for Board Vacancy, Position 3

Adopt 2020-2021 Tax Rate

Student Code of Conduct

District Appraisal Calendar

District of Innovation Teaching Certificates

Delegates/Alternates to TASA/TASB Convention

Any Necessary Policy Changes

 

Other Items:

Public Comments

Recognition of Board Vice-President Amy Smith as a Master Trustee Graduate of the Leadership TASB Program

Review Superintendent’s Monthly Report

 

Events:

Convocation

First Day of School

 

September

 

Action Items for Consideration/Approval:

New Hires

November Board Meeting as Budget Workshop

Student Health Advisory Committee (SHAC) for 2020-2021

Annual Board Calendar

Any Necessary Policy Changes

 

Other Items:

Public Comments

Superintendent Recognitions

Review College Board Advanced Placement Results

Review Superintendent’s Monthly Report

Public Comments

 

Events:

Board Delegate, Amy Smith, Attends TASA/TASB Convention

 

October

 

Action Items for Consideration/Approval:

New Hires

Superintendent Goals for 2020-2021

District Improvement Plan

Campus Improvement Plans

Public Hearing to Discuss FIRST

     (Financial Integrity Rating System of Texas)

2019-2020 Independent Audit

Budget Amendment #1

Amended Compensation Plan

Any Necessary Policy Changes

 

Other Items:

Student Recognitions

Superintendent Recognitions

Public Comments

Review Superintendent’s Monthly Report

 

Events:

To Be Announced

 

November

 

Action Items for Consideration/Approval:

New Hires

School Board Election

Special Board Meeting to Canvass Election

Statement of Oath of Office to Newly Elected Board Members

Board Officer Selection Process

Board Priorities for 2020-2021

Any Necessary Policy Changes

 

Other Items:

Student Recognitions

Superintendent Recognitions

Public Comments

Budget Workshop

Review Superintendent’s Monthly Report

 

Events:

May 2, 2020 election moved to November 3, 2020

 

December

 

Action Items for Consideration/Approval:

New Hires

Approval of 2020 Tax Roll

Approval of Underwriting Services

Any Necessary Policy Changes

 

Other Items:

Student Recognitions

Superintendent Recognitions

Public Comments

Review Superintendent’s Monthly Report

 

Events:

To Be Announced

 

January

 

Action Items for Consideration/Approval:

New Hires

Formative Evaluation of the Superintendent

Extension of Superintendent’s Contract

Tuition-Based Enrollment Program for 2021-2022 School Year

Order Calling Trustee Election for May 1, 2021

     Position 3, 6 and 7

Any Necessary Policy Changes

 

Other Items:

Student Recognitions

Superintendent Recognitions

Public Comments

TAPR Report

     Texas Academic Performance Report

Review Superintendent’s Monthly Report

Announce Board Training

 

Events:

School Board Recognition Month

 

February

 

Action Items for Consideration/Approval:

New Hires

2021-2022 and 2022-2023 School Calendar

Budget Amendment #2

Any Necessary Policy Changes

 

Other Items:

Student Recognitions

Superintendent Recognitions

Public Comments

Budget Workshop

Review Superintendent’s Monthly Report

 

Events:

TASB Winter Governance & Legal Seminar

 

March

 

Action Items for Consideration/Approval:

New Hires

Extension/Renewal of Administrator Contracts

Any Necessary Policy Changes

 

Other Items:

Student Recognitions

Superintendent Recognitions

Public Comments

Review State of Fine Arts

Review Superintendent’s Monthly Report

 

Events:

STEM Festival

 

April

 

Action Items for Consideration/Approval:

New Hires

Allotment and TEKS Certification for 2021-2022

Any Necessary Policy Changes

 

Other Items:

Student Recognitions

Superintendent Recognitions

Public Comments

Budget Workshop

Announce Board Training

Review Superintendent’s Monthly Report

 

May

 

Action Items for Consideration/Approval:

School Board Election

Special Board Meeting to Canvass Election

Statement of Oath of Office to Newly Elected Board Members

Board Officer Selection Process

 

New Hires

Teacher Contract Renewals

Chapter 41 Option with TEA

Any Necessary Policy Changes

 

Other Items:

Student Recognitions

Superintendent Recognitions

Leadership Lovejoy Graduate Recognitions

Public Comments

Local Orientation for Newly Elected Board Members

Budget Workshop

Review Superintendent’s Monthly Report

 

Events:

Graduation

Recognition of District Retirees and Service Award Recipients

 

June

 

Action Items for Consideration/Approval:

New Hires

Completion of the Superintendent Evaluation Form Based on the

     Summative Performance of the Superintendent

Final Budget Amendment for Prior Year

Public Hearing to Discuss Budget and Tax Rate for 2021-2022

Adopt 2021-2022 Budget

Adopt 2021-2022 Compensation Plan

Region 10 Memorandum of Understanding

Resolution(s) for TASB Delegate Assembly

Any Necessary Policy Changes

 

Other Items:

Student Recognitions

Superintendent Recognitions

Public Comments

Budget Workshop

Review Superintendent’s Monthly Report

 

Events:

TASB Summer Leadership Institute

 

July

 

Action Items for Consideration/Approval:

New Hires

2021-2022 District Appraisers

Any Necessary Policy Changes

 

Other Items:

Superintendent Recognitions

Public Comments

Review Superintendent’s Monthly Report

 

 

To Be Scheduled: Team of Eight Training

 

 
To be scheduled: Team of Eight Training
 
 
The Mission of the Lovejoy Independent School District:
 
A school, in partnership with parents and community, committed to providing opportunities for students to reach their academic and personal potential in a changing world.