DeSoto Independent School District

Regular Meeting
Monday, October 22, 2018 6:30 PM
Dalton L. James Administration Board Room, 200 E. Belt Line Rd., DeSoto, Texas
1. BOARD ORGANIZATION AND OPERATION
A. Welcome, Invocation - Pastor Ester Saldivar, Feugo de Dios Church, Pledge - Eagle Advantage, District Mission Statement, Emergency Statement, Establish Quorum.  
B. Celebrations  
REV2_10222018 Celebrations.docx
C. Special Recognition
     • Introduction of 2018 - 2019 Board Fellows
     • Hispanic Heritage performance
D. Highlighted School - Cockrell Hill Elementary School
     •  Employee of the Month 
E. Proclamations
1. National Principals Month
National Principals Month 2018.docx
2. Bullying Prevention Awareness Month
Anti Bullying Month 2018- Proclamation.docx
F. Citizens Participation
2. CONSENT ITEMS
A. Minutes from Previous Meetings
Sept.24REGMIN.docx
Oct. 8 WRKSHP MIN.docx
3. REPORTS
A. First Reading BE(Local) Regular Board Meetings
Desoto ISD - BE(L)-A - Draft 100818.docx
B. International Baccalaureate Update
Action Sheet IB Board Report Item 10-16-18 (1).docx
4. ACTIONS
A. Consider Approval of Marketing Advertising Vendors
Action Sheet ACTION ITEM - Marketing_Advertising Services - 19-002.docx
Marketing Advertising - Tabulation Sheet.pdf
5. EXECUTIVE SESSION
Executive Session As Authorized under Government Code of Texas: Attorney Consultation §551.071, Real Property §551.072, Prospective Gifts§551.073, Personnel Matters §551.074, Student Discipline §551.082, Employee-Employee Complaints §551.082, Security Devices §551.076, Economic Development Negotiations §551.087, Homeland Security §418.183 (f), Student Information §551.0821, Medical or Psychiatric Records §551.0785, Education Code, Assessment Instruments §39.030 (a).
CLOSED SESSION ITEMS:
A. Pursuant to Texas Government Code Section §551.074, Personnel Matters.
6. RECONVENE IN OPEN SESSION
A. Discussion and possible action (if necessary) on matters discussed in Executive Session.
7. COMMENTS - BOARD/SUPERINTENDENT
8. EVENTS
Oct.  24, 5:30 pm - Homecoming Parade
Oct. 25 - Early Release - Parent Conference - 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm All Campuses
Oct. 26, 7:30 pm - DHS Football vs Mansfield Summit @ Homecoming Game
Oct. 29 - Staff Development - No School
Nov. 1, 7:00 pm - DHS Football vs South Grand Prairie @ Gopher Warrior
Nov. 12 - Next School Board Meeting
9. ADJOURN