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College Station Independent School District






TO:                  Board of Trustees                   FROM:            Michael Schaefer, Board President

DATE:             August 12, 2020                     SUBJECT:      Board of Trustees Workshop


There will be a Workshop of the Board of Trustees of the College Station Independent School District on Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. in the CSISD Board Room, CSISD Central Administration, 1812 Welsh Ave., College Station, Texas. 


Due to health and safety concerns related to the COVID-19 and in order to adhere to social distancing guidelines, no more than 50 people will be allowed in the boardroom.


Due to the temporary suspension of Open Meetings Laws issued on March 16, 2020, to advance the public health goal of limiting face-to-face meetings, this meeting will also be available to the public via live stream video. The public may access this meeting via live stream at the following -- LINK: Live Stream


Public comment will be accepted in-person at the meeting. If you wish to provide feedback in a non-public setting, you may email


The following items are on the agenda:







1.     Consideration and discussion regarding TASB Policy Update 115

2.     Consideration, discussion and possible action related to the 2020-21 budget and tax rate

3.     Consideration, discussion and possible action related to naming TASB delegate and alternate for 2020 TASB Delegate Assembly

4.     Consideration, discussion and possible action related to options for Evaluation and Improving Student Outcomes (EISO) required school board and superintendent training, formerly SB 1566




MICHAEL SCHAEFER                                



If, during the course of the meeting, discussion of any item on the agenda should be held in a closed meeting, the board will conduct a closed meeting in accordance with the Texas Open Meetings Act, Texas Government Code, chapter 551, subchapters D and E or Texas Government Code section 418.183(f). Before any closed meeting is convened, the presiding officer will publicly identify the section or sections of the Act authorizing the closed meeting. All final votes, actions, or decisions will be taken in open meeting. [See TASB Policy BEC(LEGAL)]


This notice was posted in compliance with the Texas Open Meetings Act.




Summary Notes have been placed beneath each Consent Agenda item for clarification purposes.  Individual Board Members review each Agenda Item at least 72 hours prior to the actual Board Meeting.