Board of Education Meeting Overview
An overview of actions taken by the
Utica Community Schools
Board of Education
March 23, 2015
Board honors Ford II, UAIS scholars
The Board of Education recognized the academic scholars from the Henry Ford II and Utica Academy for International Studies Class of 2015.
Dr. Johns provides update on UCS national honors
Dr. Christine M. Johns updated the Board of Education on recent national honors for Utica Community Schools, including National Merit Scholars, a Presidential Scholar candidate, Scholastic Arts winners, a District of Distinction Award for the Personalized Blended Learning Model, and the second-straight year of being named one of the Best Communities for Music Education in the nation.
Resolution supports Career Focus Luncheon
The Board of Education adopted a resolution in support of the Career Focus Luncheon, scheduled for April 29 and 30. The luncheon allows more than 2,000 Utica Community Schools sixth graders to have lunch with area business professionals to learn more about the skills needed to succeed in the world of work.
Changes approved in Board schedule
The April 13 Board of Education meeting was canceled.
Contract approved for cafeteria tables
A contract was approved for the replacement of cafeteria tables at Wiley and Oakbrook Elementary schools.