The February 4, 2016, regular meeting of the School Board opened with a performance of the National Anthem by the Centreville High School Wildcat Guitar Ensemble. Dr. Garza recognized National School Board Member Appreciation Month. The School Board recognized Custodian Appreciation Week, National School Counseling Week, and National Career and Technical Education Month. The Board passed a Resolution recognizing Fairfax County Human Trafficking Awareness Month and a Resolution supporting the VSBA position opposing a Charter School Constitutional Amendment. The Board approved the Fiscal Year 2017 Advertised Budget. The Board heard a presentation on the recommendation to open a new Advanced Academic Center at Cooper Middle School in Fall 2016, to address overcrowding at Kilmer MS and Longfellow MS.
February 5, 2016