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6/29/2011 4:30:00 PM
State Board of Education June 2011 Actions
  • Elected Brenda Frank and Artemio Paz as chair and vice-chair, respectively.
  • Adopted CCWD staff recommendations to set the harm limit at 5% for 2011-12; set the strategic fund at .75%; set the quality growth factor at 0% for 2010 and 2011-13.
  • Approved a letter to the Legislature urging that body to use monies set aside for the School for the Deaf now, rather than later, to address health and safety building maintenance concerns.
  • Accepted the board’s self-evaluation.
  • Accepted Commissioner Preus’s evaluation.
  • Adopted the March 2011 board minutes.
  • Approved the Commissioner’s travel.
  • Adopted Minimum Standards for School Buses OAR 581-053-0512,-0517.
  • Adopted Retrofit Standards for School Buses OAR 581-053-0516.
  • Adopted the North Wasco School District Revised Supplemental Transportation Plans.
  • Adopted the Monroe School District Revised Supplemental Transportation Plans.
  • Adopted the Administration of State Assessments OAR 581-022-0610.
  • Adopted the Assessment of Essential Skills 581-022-0615.
  • Approved the Alliance Charter Academy Waiver Request.
  • Approved the Four Rivers Community School Waiver Request.
  • Approved the MITCH Charter School Waiver Requests.
  • Approved the 2012 State Board of Education meeting schedule.
  • Renewed the Four Rivers Charter School Contract for five years.
  • Denied the Ivy Charter School Charter Amendment Request.
  • Denied the Academy for International Achievement Charter School Sponsorship Request.
  • Approved the following community college programs:
    • Central Oregon CC: Baking & Pastry (AAS Degree)
    • Central Oregon CC: Green Technician (Opt-in to Statewide Certificate of Completion)
    • Columbia Gorge CC: Green Technician (Opt-in to Statewide Certificate of Completion)
    • Rogue CC: Fitness Technician (Certificate of Completion)
    • Tillamook Bay CC: Green Technician Opt-in to Statewide Certificate of Completion)
    • Treasure Valley CC: Ag Business (AAS Degree)
    • Treasure Valley CC: Heavy Equipment Operator (Certificate of Completion)
    • Treasure Valley CC: Renewable Energy (AAS Degree)
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Contact(s) for this Announcement
  • Jan McComb Email    (503) 947-5616
    Government & Legal Affairs - Legislative Liaison
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