Marquette Area Public School Board of Education Agenda for January 28th

January 28, 2013

Marquette, Michigan – MAPS Board of Education agenda for the meeting on Monday, January 28, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. at the MSHS Library/Media Center

The mission of the Marquette Area Public School District, a nurturing leader of educational excellence, is to embolden all of our students to succeed as global citizens through a system distinguished by personalized,  relevant and challenging experiences, utilizing the diverse resources of our vibrant Lake Superior community and our world. 

Regular Meeting
Monday, January 28, 2013, 5:30 p.m.
MSHS Library/Media Center
1203 West Fair Avenue
1.  Call to Order
2.  Roll Call
3.  Approve Agenda
4.  Superintendent’s Report
–  Recognize MAPS Board of Education Members
–  MAPS Education Foundation Grant Presentations (Heidi Dougan, Harmony for Harmony’s
Sake- Music for Exceptional People and Michael Campana and Mitchell Frye for Team
Cold Logic – Team Cold Logic 3617 Robotics Funds)
–  Board Member Facility Tours
5.  Comments from the Public (agenda items only)
6.  Approve Consent Agenda:
–  Approve Minutes of the January 14, 2013 Reorganizational Meeting
–  Personnel Report dated January 21, 2013;
–  Financial Reports:
December 2012 Receipts and Disbursements
December 2012 Financial Reports
7.  Board Committee Reports:
–  Policy Committee
–  Other Committee Reports
8.  Unfinished Business
A.  Endorse MAPS Strategic Planning Goals 2012-2016
B.  Approve MAPS Board of Education Mission and Vision Statement
NOTICE REGARDING BOARD MEETING MINUTES: Minutes of all meetings of the Marquette Area Public Schools Board of
Education are stored and available for inspection in the Board of Education Office, 1201 W. Fair Avenue, Marquette, MI 49855.
Recent minutes, following approval, are also posted on the district website.
Americans with Disabilities Act: Any person with a disability who needs accommodation for participation in this meeting should
contact the Superintendent at 906-225-4200 at least 3 days in advance of the meeting to request assistance.
9.  New Business
A.  Board Member Tours of Facilities
10.  Gifts and Bequests
A.  Miscellaneous office supplies from Attorney Priscilla Burnham
B.  Nine (9) $10.00 gift cards from Wal-Mart;  three (3) one month bus passes for students; 16
packages of wool socks donated to students at MAHS from John Prince.
C.  Donations to the Cold Logic Robotics team:  Ron and Iris Katers; Dr. G. Michael Niddifer; Hugh
and Jan Forster; Mary Lou Hanna; Wes and Gail Hanna; Sara Cambensy; Dr. and Mrs. Clayton
Peimer; Simone Vajda; Bill and Jean Hetrick; Tom and Sue Legalley; Dr. Roman Politi; Jennifer
Mazzuchi; Robert and Mary Ganzer; VanClark, Inc. in honor of Clark Lambros.
11.  Comments from the Public (general)
12.  Board Member Comments
13.  Board President’s Comments
14.  Announcements and Other Meetings:
January 30  PLT Half Day of School  Grades K-12
February 6  Policy Committee  Central Office  10:00 AM
February 11  Board Meeting  Sandy Knoll Elementary  5:30 PM
NOTE: Regular Board meetings currently have delayed telecasts on Charter Communications Channel 8
15.  Adjourn



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