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1-11-21 — January 2021 Board Meeting Preview

Jan. 11, 2021 ~ The Olathe Public Schools Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 14 in the Education Center, 14160 S. Black Bob Road, Olathe.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, all visitors to the building, including staff, must wear a face mask. A limited number of people will be admitted into the board room in order to maintain a distance of 6 feet between people. Meetings will be livestreamed because of the limited capacity. Viewers will be able to watch by visiting the district’s YouTube channel.

Board members will hear a presentation by Johnson County Mental Health Center Director Tim DeWeese on the topic of having resilience in 2021.

The board will act on a consent agenda of routine items as well as several bids, contracts and agreements. The board will vote on a temporary construction easement at Central Elementary School and an electrical easement at Olathe West High School.

Board members will receive information on a dozen future action items, and receive one written report.

Two executive sessions are planned: consult with the district’s attorney, and discuss non-elected personnel.

The complete agenda is available by visiting the BoardDocs website.