Benicia Unified School District

Summary of the Upcoming Special Governing School Board Meeting of June 21, 2024

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Posted On: June 20, 2024

A Governing Board Special Meeting will be taking place tomorrow, Friday, June 21, 2024, beginning at 11:30am in the Benicia Unified School District (BUSD) Board Room at 350 East K Street. This meeting is being held to take action on various items as listed on the agenda pursuant to Government Code 54954(c)(2).

Members of the public may address the Board in regards to the matters only on the special meeting agenda prior to the start of the closed and/or public comment during open session. Speaker cards will be available on the entrance table and must be submitted to the Board Secretary prior to the start of the board study session. As always, comments are limited to no more than three minutes per speaker or the board may limit the total time to 20 minutes. By law, no action may be taken on any item raised during the public comment periods and matters may be referred to staff for placement on a future agenda of the Governing Board.

This special meeting will be Livestreamed and recorded via the BUSD YouTube channel linked here:  https://www.youtube.com/c/beniciaunifiedschooldistrict.

The Consent Calendar items include the acceptance and acknowledgement to the Kiwanis Club of Benicia for their generous donation of one book for every third grader at each one of our elementary schools. The action items include: summer bond projects, the first being the  consideration and possible approval for the purchase of a new modular T-K classroom for placement at Joe Henderson Elementary School (JHES) and the second, the construction of supporting playground upgrades, ADA upgrades, storm, water, sewage, electrical, date infrastructure and building pad to support the new JHES T-K Classroom. Also, included are the consideration and approval of Board Resolution No. 24-25-01: Supporting LGBTQ and Pride Month, the consideration and ratification of the Tentative Agreement for the 2024-25 school year between Benicia Unified School District (BUSD) and the Benicia Teachers Association (BTA), and lastly the Salary and Benefits Increase for the 2024-25 school year for the BUSD Executive Leadership.

The entire agenda can be found HERE.

The next regular scheduled board meeting will be held on Thursday, August 15, 2024.