July 12, 2021 ~ The Olathe Board of Education will hold its first regular meeting of the new fiscal year on July 15. The board will gather in the Education Center, 14160 S. Black Bob Road, Olathe, to start the meeting at 6 p.m.
The meeting will begin with the election of a board president and vice-president for the 2021-22 school year, as well as appointments for clerk, deputy clerk, treasurer, and school district attorney. This will be followed by public comments.
The board will act on a consent agenda of routine items as well as bids, contracts and agreements, and set their regular meeting dates and times for the 2021-22 school year. The agenda also includes appointing board representatives to the Olathe Head Start Policy Council and Olathe Public Schools Foundation board. The final action item involves a resolution to adopt a tax rate above the revenue neutral tax rate.
Board members will receive information on future action items and unencumbered cash balances as of July 1.
The board plans two executive sessions: for preliminary discussion relating to the acquisition of real property, and to discuss non-elected personnel.