Meeting Time and Location
Regular School Board meetings are scheduled on the second Monday of each month. The work session begins at 5:30 and the board meeting follows at 7:00 p.m. in the District Board room. All board meetings, except executive sessions, are open to the public. The Board invites district citizens to attend meetings and share their ideas and opinions. The January 2015 board meeting will be held on Wednesday, January 14.
During regular Board meetings, members of the public are specifically invited to present their views in the "Audience Comments" section of the agenda. If members of the public wish to address an item that already is on the agenda, they may do so when the item comes up for discussion by the Board.
The Board chairperson will invite members of the public to speak during the meeting. Any person who is invited to speak should:
Criticism of Staff Members
Speakers may offer objective criticism of district operations and programs, but the Board will not hear complaints concerning individual district personnel. The chairperson will direct the visitor to appropriate means for Board consideration.
It is the policy of the Banks Board of Education and School District that there will be no discrimination or harassment on the grounds of race, color, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age or disability in any educational programs, activities or employment. These rights are protected by state and federal law and covered by local district policies and practice. Persons having questions about equal opportunity and nondiscrimination should contact the Superintendent at the District Office,
Banks School District Board of Directors