The Jefferson County Board of Education is the policy-making body of the school district. The workshop meeting is the primary meeting where Board members have an opportunity to discuss board business as reported by the committee chairs. Workshop Meetings: On the second Thursday of each month, with the exception of August, the Board conducts workshop meetings, beginning at 7pm, at the Board offices as Wilson. The presence of nepotism in school district hiring practices is a widespread problem and deserves the attention of the entire nation and, most certainly, the attention of the citizens that reside in districts with nepotistic hiring practices.
Below are links to the policy statements formulated by the Board of Education of the Buffalo City School District. Engaging the ownership (Saline Area School District community residents) in an on-going dialogue to educate and gain a commitment to the shared vision. To contact the Board of Education, please call 443-809-4126 or complete our contact form. The elected council helps determine educational policy in a small regional area, such as a city , county , state or province It usually shares power with a larger institution, such as the government’s department of education.
The State Board conducts public meetings in Trenton on the first Wednesday of each month. The mission of the Iowa Board of Educational Examiners is to establish and enforce rigorous standards for Iowa educational practitioners to effectively address the needs of students. Minutes of Board meetings are available to the public for download, copying, or inspection eight business days after a meeting. Once again, Thurgood Marshall and the NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund handled these cases. The State Board Office publishes an agenda at /education/sboe/meetings/agenda.shtml in advance of each meeting to notify the public of the items that the State Board will be considering.
Board meetings are conducted according to the provisions of the state’s Open Public Meetings Act (Sunshine Law). Each year the Board approves a budget designed to finance the county public school program. The business administrator, in conjunction with the board’s Operations Committee, prepares a preliminary budget that is approved by the entire board before being submitted to the county superintendent of schools.
Thank you to everyone who took the time to participate in the Board Community Forums. We appreciate your interest in the Saline Area Schools and hope that you will plan to attend meetings of the Board of Education. The Board of Education has approved the start and end dates for the 2017-2018 school year.