Committees

School Board - Committees

2016-17 Committee Calendar

2016-17 Committee Meeting Agendas and Minutes
2015-16 Committee Meeting Agendas and Minutes
2014-15 Committee Meeting Agendas and Minutes
2013-14 Committee Meeting Agendas and Minutes
‚Äč2012-13 Committee Meeting Agendas and Minutes
2011-12 Committee Meeting Agendas and Minutes
2010-11 Committee Meeting Agendas and Minutes


Audit & Finance

  • Monitor financial matters of the District
  • Approve the budget timeline and provide oversight of the budget development process
  • Coordinate audit work for the board with the district's Internal Auditor and the State Auditor
  • Develop, review, and propose audit and financial policies to the Board.
  • Meets 2nd Thursday of each month from 4:30 - 6:30 P.M.
  • Meets quarterly on 3rd Tuesday for Audit Review from 4:30 - 6:30 PM
  • Current Committee Members: Leslie Harris (Chair), Stephan Blanford, Rick Burke

Curriculum & Instruction Policy Committee

  • Develop and review academic policies
  • Review and make recommendations on Teaching & Learning board action reports to the full board
  • Meets 2nd Monday of each month from 4:30 - 6:30 PM
  • Current Committee Members: Richard Burke (Chair), Betty Patu, Jill Geary

Executive Committee

This committee is made up of the president, vice president, and member-at-large; these committee members are elected by the full board.

  • Act as liaison to all Board members and provide leadership for Board activities; coordinate legal issues
  • Coordinate board work plan and develop meeting and retreat agendas
  • Draft superintendent evaluation materials for board and manage the superintendent evaluation process
  • Manage government relations on behalf of the board, including federal, state and local jurisdictions; draft an annual legislative agenda; provide representation to all joint City of Seattle committees; coordinate the annual review of board bylaws; and be a sounding board for the Superintendent.
  • Meets 1st Thursday of each month from 8:30 - 10:30 AM
  • Current Committee Members: Sue Peters (Chair), Leslie Harris, Scott Pinkham

Operations Committee

  • Make operations policy recommendations to the full board
  • Make facilities and capital programs policy recommendations to the full board
  • Develop and review operations policies
  • Meets 3rd Thursday of each month from 4:30 - 6:30 P.M.
  • Current Committee Members: Stephan Blanford (Chair), Scott Pinkham, Jill Geary

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Seattle School District
Attention:
Board of Directors
MS 11-010
PO Box 34165
Seattle, WA 98124-1165
206-252-0040
schoolboard
@seattleschools.org

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adritchie@seattleschools.org
Administrator, Board Office

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