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AAPS Board Talks Gun Control; Student Suspensions Down

Ann Arbor Public Schools Board of Education regular meeting (October 14, 2015): Forsythe Middle School auditorium

During the regular meeting, beginning at 7:00 PM, the trustees will hear the annual report on student conduct and discipline, as well as a briefing on action taken by the district on Senate Bill 442, which would allow for concealed carry of guns in gun-free zones.

Representative Jeff Irwin will be present to speak about recent legislation moving through the Michigan legislature.

Voting tonight will be on the Red & Ed catalog contract, the locksmith services contract, and the Huron Auditorium air handling unit replacement contract.

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Board Approves Shuttle Bus Purchase, Boiler Replacement; Mulls Infrastructure Report

Ann Arbor Public Schools Board of Education regular meeting (September 30, 2105): Forsythe Middle School auditorium

The board is holding an executive session at 5:30 PM, citing attorney/client privilege.

During the regular meeting, beginning at 7:00 PM, the trustees will hear an update on facilities and infrastructure. There will be first briefings on the Rec & Ed Catalog Contract for 2015/16; Bryant and Carpenter Elementary Schools Playground Upgrade Projects; Locksmith Services Contract; Huron Auditorium Air Handling Unit Replacement Contract; and Burns Park Boiler Replacement Project.  

The board will be presented with special briefings on a shuttle bus purchase and  the Bach Elementary Stephen’s Theater Project.

Voting tonight will be on the shuttle bus purchase, the theater project, and the Clague Walking Trail project approval.

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AAPS Board Amends Contracts; Celebrates the Start of the School Year

Ann Arbor Public Schools Board of Education regular meeting (September 16, 2015): Forsythe Middle School auditorium

The board is holding an executive session at 5:30 PM requested by Superintendent Jeanice Swift for strategy and negotiation sessions connected with a collective bargaining agreement.

During the regular meeting, the board will hear several reports, meet recently hired administrators, and review board goals for 2015-16. They will vote on the Pediatric Therapy Associates contract, the financial institutions approval list, and a contract amendment. Continue reading AAPS Board Amends Contracts; Celebrates the Start of the School Year