SSUSD meets Sept. 19

The Sierra Sands Unified School District’s Board of Education will meet Sept. 19 at 7 p.m. at Ridgecrest City Council Chambers. This meeting is open to the public.

Among the items on the agenda are: contract with Ridgecrest Regional Hospital for services of a behavior health therapist, report to the board of overview of the Sierra Sands Academic Performance Index (API) and Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) with results and analysis of the STAR Testing Program for spring 2013, approval of contracts with Supplemental Educational Services providers, review of two nondiscrimination policies, the 2012-13 Unaudited Actuals, the 2013-14 Estimated Gann Limit Calculations for the SSUSD, approval for BHS Varsity Cheerleaders to attend out of state festival in Honolulu, Hawaii, on Jan. 23-27, 2014; approval of agreement for legal services associated with developer fees, modernization and new construction, and resignation of the SSUSD Superintendent of Schools.

There will also be a special meeting beginning at 6:30 p.m., in which the board will meet in closed session to discuss negotiations with all three bargaining units, as well as a brief meeting of the Inyo-Kern Schools Financing Authority.

Story First Published: 2013-09-18