February 11, 2018

A Chart About Voting

This is a chart about the pros and cons of different types of voting on school budget votes, prepared by the Clerk of the RVUSD. Feb. 2018

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February 07, 2018

Work Plan 2018/19



Note! UPDATE TO THE WORK PLAN in progress - will be posted in mid-May 2018.

This schedule was outlined in January 2018 as the Work Plan for the RVUSD Board. It is a suggested guideline for the Board - the timeline may change as the work progresses, either more quickly or more slowly as the meetings are taking place. Residents of Dover and Wardsboro who may have a particular interest in certain aspects of the work being done for school governance unification are welcome to participate. All meetings are Open Public Meetings, by law.

2018

MARCH, APRIL, MAY
Decisions and discussions on expanding educational opportunities; guiding principles for programming, curriculum alignment, program enhancements; transportation; building assessments; IB program discussions 
JUNE, JULY
Ongoing discussions and interactions with Windham Central Supervisory Board, residents of Dover and Wardsboro, and RVUSD board as the Administrators begin to design the specific programs to align with the Mission, Vision, and Guiding Principles developed in Dec. 2017/ Jan-Feb. 2018. Board continues to provide guidance to Administration.
AUGUST
Specifics from Administration presented to the Board; Board, public and Administrators work together to complete the process. There may be longer work sessions to determine: staffing; curriculum; grade structure; services; financial requirements; transportation; capital budgeting; equipment and other assets needed
SEPT. OCT. NOV. DEC.
Board and Administration discussions on a F/Y 2020 budget; initial preparation of the Agenda for the 2019 Annual Meeting (in Feb. 2019, to be held in Wardsboro); Secondary School Choice tuition; set dates for public informational meetings 
2019
JAN.
Public informational meetings prior to Annual School Meeting  
FEB.
Annual Meeting in Wardsboro (odd years at Wardsboro; even years at Dover) 

LEARNING GROUPS
Building assessments
Education/ Curriculum
Transportation
Community Engagement
Negotiations