School Board Meetings
REVISED BOARD MEETING CALENDAR 2020
ONLY TWO BOARD MEETINGS MONTHLY
(1) COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE AND (1) REGULAR MEETING MONTHLY
COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE WILL BE ON 2ND MONDAY AND
REGULAR MEETING WILL BE ON 4TH MONDAY.
Times remain the same:
5:30PM 2nd Monday – COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE
6:00PM 4th Monday – REGULAR BOARD MEETING
Location: Jim Hester Board Room, 2nd Floor, Achievement Service Center 1702 N. Main Street, Davenport
January 13 Committee of the Whole
January 27 Regular Meeting
February 10 Committee of the Whole
February 24 Regular Meeting
March 9 Committee of the Whole
March 23 Regular Meeting
April 13 Committee of the Whole
April 27 Regular Meeting
May 11 Committee of the Whole
*May 26 Tuesday-Regular Meeting (Monday 5/25 is Holiday)
June 8 Committee of the Whole
June 22 Regular Meeting
July 13 Committee of the Whole
July 27 Regular Meeting
August 10 Committee of the Whole
August 24 Regular Meeting
September 14 Committee of the Whole
September 28 Regular Meeting
October 12 Committee of the Whole
October 26 Regular Meeting
November 9 Committee of the Whole
November 23 Regular /Annual Meeting
December 14 Regular Meeting
School Board meetings, including discussions and actions, are conducted in open session. The School Board only convenes in closed session, as provided by the Iowa Open Meetings Law, to discuss such things as personnel evaluations, litigation, real estate purchases, and student expulsions.
Streaming videos of the regular board meetings are available on our website. To access School Board Agendas and materials from meetings follow this link: School Board Agendas
Public Participation at Board Meetings
Citizen interest in Davenport Community School Board proceedings is appreciated and valued. Citizens are welcome to address the board during open forum and pre-arranged presentations.
- Open Forum – Complete an open forum request form found at the back of the meeting room and submit to the board secretary, seated next to the board table, before the meeting begins. The Board President will call you to the podium where you will need to clearly state your name and address. Citizens have two minutes to speak and you will be timed. The Board cannot respond to comments made in Open Forum due to Open Meetings Laws.
- Pre-Arranged Presentations to be placed on the Board Agenda – Persons desiring to make a presentation should submit a written request to the board secretary no later than 12 days prior to the meeting: • Mary Correthers, School Board Secretary, Davenport Community Schools, 1606 Brady St., Davenport, IA 52803. She also may be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or (563) 336-7431. Your request will be reviewed by the Agenda Committee and Ms. Correthers will get back with as to whether your presentation will be placed on the agenda.