January 17, 2017
GISD Board receives zoning plan update
The district was expected to bring a final recommendation to the Board on proposed attendance zone changes, but additional time was needed to address questions and feedback received at the public meetings and online. The Board is expected to take action on the rezoning plan at the February 21 meeting.
On Thursday, February 9, GISD will host a Spanish language public meeting on the rezoning of attendance boundaries in the cafeteria at the Mitchell Elementary, located at 1601 Rockride Lane. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. and the entire presentation will be conducted in Spanish.
GISD District of Innovation Plan is underway
The District of Innovation (DOI) committee has completed its work to develop an innovation plan for Georgetown ISD. A public meeting will be held on February 8 at 4:30 p.m. at Forbes Middle School concerning the proposed DOI plan. If approved by the district advisory committee, the plan will be up for consideration and action by the Board of Trustees at the February meeting.
The District of Innovation concept was passed into law by the 84th Legislative Session in House Bill 1842, which created Texas Education Code chapter 12A.
The Board approves A-F resolution
The Board unanimously approved a resolution opposing the A-F Accountability Rating System and advocating for a Community-Based Accountability System.
To view the Board Resolution, click here.
The Board approved the following Consent Items:
The next meeting of the Georgetown ISD Board of Trustees is Tuesday, February 21.