Public Agenda
TYPE: Board Meeting
DATE: 3/16/2023 TIME: 6:30 PM
LOCATION: School Board Meeting Room
School Board Meeting Room 1340 Braddock Place Alexandria, VA 22314 School Board Meetings are held in-person for School Board Members with staff joining the meeting through Zoom. If you have questions about the meeting format, please contact the Clerk of the Board at or 703-619-8316. School Board Meetings and Work Sessions are broadcast live on cable channel 71 in Alexandria or may be watched live on the School Board Meetings webpage under Watch Meetings Live. Alternately, you may join the meeting through Zoom, by copying and pasting the link below to your web browser. Upon registering, a link will be provided to you in order to join the meeting. To sign up for public comments for this meeting, copy and paste the link below into your browser. The deadline to register to speak is on Wednesday, February1, 2023.
Call to Order
1. Meeting Called to Order by Chair Alderton Info
Moment of Silence
2. Observe a Moment of Silence Info
Adoption of Meeting Agenda
3. Adopt the Agenda for the March 16, 2023 School Board Meeting Action
4. Allow Participation of Board Member Christopher Harris by Electronic Means Action
Closed Meeting and Certification of Closed Meeting (if needed)
5. Closed Meeting Action
6. Certification of Closed Meeting Action
Communications & Addresses to the Board
7. "Simply the Best" School Highlight--George Washington Middle School Info
8. ACPS Vision, Integrity and Passion (VIP) Award Recipients Info
9. Public Comments Info
10. Report from Student Representatives Emily Milton and Torenzo Ricks Info
11. Report from International Academy Student Representative Zahra Rahimi Info
Consent Calendar Action
12. Monthly Facilities Use Report for February 2023 Action
13. 2022-2023 Budget Advisory Committee (BAC) Scope of Work Action
14. Budget Advisory Committee (BAC) Community Budget Forum Recommendations Action
15. Secondary Science Textbook Adoption Action
16. Policy Adoption Action
17. Minutes for the March 2, 2023 School Board Meeting and the March 9, 2023 Special Called School Board Meeting Action
Items Pulled from Consent Calendar
Old Business and Action Items
18. Weapons Abatement Pilot Proposal- Final Update Info/Action
19. Revisions to SY 2023-2024 Academic Calendars Info/Action
New Business and Reports to the Board
20. Program Evaluation Proposed 5-Year Calendar Info
21. Equity for All Dashboard: Mid-Year Update Info
22. Policy Revisions Info
23. Notification of Closed Meeting for the Purpose of Superintendent Interviews Info/Action
Board Chair's Report
24. Report from Meagan L. Alderton Info
Superintendent's Report
25. Report from Interim Superintendent Dr. Melanie Kay-Wyatt Info
Announcements by Board Members
26. Announcements Info
27. Adjourn Action