Board Briefs

Summary of the September 25 Board of Education

The Davis Junior High School and Stevenson High School choirs performed seasonal selections for the Board of Education. 
Superintendent's Update
Dr. Johns updated the Board of Education on an annual meeting between high school students, Board members and Central Office administrators to receive student feedback. Dr. Johns also updated the Board on Girls Who Code clubs underway across the district. She closed by extending holiday wishes to the Board and UCS community.

Fact Finding
Board of Education Counsel, Mr. Gary Collins, provided the Board of Education and the public with an overview of the mediation and fact finding process. He reviewed key points made in the Fact Finder’s Report, which is available at

First Readings
The Board received first readings on a Computer Science Discoveries Course and Policy 1115 - Web Accessibility.

Meeting Change
The Board of Education canceled its December 25 meeting due to the holiday break. 

Contract Awards
The Board of Education approved contracts for the following projects: kitchen renovations at Havel and Burr Elementary Schools and Davis and Malow Junior High Schools; Bemis Junior High School and Wiley Elementary boiler replacement and renovation; scheduled exterior door replacements at Burr, Dresden, Flickinger and Wiley Elementary Schools, Bemis Junior High School and Henry Ford II High School; and license renewal for Microsoft 365 Education.