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Trustees Approve Schools of Choice for 2017/18; Hear Initial Budget Info

Ann Arbor Public Schools Board of Education regular meeting/study session (March 29, 2017): Forsythe Middle School, 1655 Newport Rd

The Ann Arbor Public Schools (AAPS) Board of Education (BOE) trustees will have a combined regular meeting and study session tonight beginning at 5:30 PM.

The regular meeting will begin with a performance by the Tappan Middle School Orchestra, led by Joseph DeMarsh.

There will be three information items: the Spring 2017 Student Count, a 2015 Bond Update, and a 2017 Sinking Fund Update.

No first or second briefings are scheduled.

Board action will be taken on a motion to approve limited school of choice.

The study session, which is an opportunity for the trustees to dig deeper on a single issue, will focus on the 2017/18 Budget. This is the initial introduction of next school year’s budget.


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AAPS Adds 300+ Students; BOE Approves Offering 750 Schools of Choice Slots for 16/17

Ann Arbor Public Schools Board of Education regular meeting (December 16, 2015): Forsythe Middle School, 1655 Newport Rd

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

During the regular meeting, beginning at 7:00 PM, special recognition will be given to Sherri Hane, the 2015 Elementary Science Teacher of the Year and to Marci Tuzinsky, recognized as the 2015 Distinguished Educator Award and the 2015 Alumni Achievement Award for Mathematics.

The trustees will hear an update on the substitute teacher plan, the monthly budget monitoring report, and the annual enrollment report. There will be a special briefing on in-district transfers and schools of choice approval.

Voting tonight will be on the resolution to support the county-wide special education millage ballot proposal, the soundfield replacement project, and the student achievement data warehouse bid.

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