From the Harford County Board of Education:
The Board of Education of Harford County met in an open business meeting on Monday, August 8, 2011, in the Board Room of the HCPS/A.A. Roberty Building and took the following the actions or received the following presentations:
– Received a presentation on the Greater Excellence in Education Foundation (GEEF) from Ms. Debora G. Merlock, President, GEEF
Approved the Consent Agenda:
– Monthly Report on Personnel, Tenure Recommendations (Goal 3)
– Affirmation of Monthly Contract Awards (Goal 3)
Minutes of Previous Meetings:
· July 11, 2011
Decision on Appeal Case Results August 1, 2010, through June 20, 2011 (Goal 3)
Approved the Recommendations for Future Graduations.
[Note: The future graduation schedule was amended prior to approval as follows – Joppatowne HS students will now graduate at Edgewood HS, and the date for John Archer’s graduation was changed to Friday, June 1, 2011]
Received a presentation on the Policy for Prohibition of Gang Related Activities (Policy No. 02-0008-000).
– During the Superintendent’s Report, received information regarding two task forces created: one to review the high school course Living in a Contemporary World; and the other to review the World Languages program. Both task forces will report out throughout the 2011-12 school year.