School Board - Committees
2016-17 Committee Calendar
2016-17 Committee Meeting Agendas and Minutes
2015-16 Committee Meeting Agendas and Minutes
2014-15 Committee Meeting Agendas and Minutes
Audit & Finance
- Monitor financial matters of the District
- Approve the budget timeline and provide oversight of the budget development process
- Coordinate audit work for the board with the district's Internal Auditor and the State Auditor
- Develop, review, and propose audit and financial policies to the Board.
- Meets 2nd Thursday of each month from 4:30 - 6:30 P.M.
- Meets quarterly on 3rd Tuesday for Audit Review from 4:30 - 6:30 PM
- Current Committee Members: Leslie Harris (Chair), Stephan Blanford, Rick Burke
Curriculum & Instruction Policy Committee
- Develop and review academic policies
- Review and make recommendations on Teaching & Learning board action reports to the full board
- Meets 2nd Monday of each month from 4:30 - 6:30 PM
- Current Committee Members: Richard Burke (Chair), Betty Patu, Jill Geary
This committee is made up of the president, vice president, and member-at-large; these committee members are elected by the full board.
- Act as liaison to all Board members and provide leadership for Board activities; coordinate legal issues
- Coordinate board work plan and develop meeting and retreat agendas
- Draft superintendent evaluation materials for board and manage the superintendent evaluation process
- Manage government relations on behalf of the board, including federal, state and local jurisdictions; draft an annual legislative agenda; provide representation to all joint City of Seattle committees; coordinate the annual review of board bylaws; and be a sounding board for the Superintendent.
- Meets 1st Thursday of each month from 8:30 - 10:30 AM
- Current Committee Members: Sue Peters (Chair), Leslie Harris, Scott Pinkham
- Make operations policy recommendations to the full board
- Make facilities and capital programs policy recommendations to the full board
- Develop and review operations policies
- Meets 3rd Thursday of each month from 4:30 - 6:30 P.M.
- Current Committee Members: Stephan Blanford (Chair), Scott Pinkham, Jill Geary