Bulletin Staff Report

Trustees of the Brownwood Independent School District will continue discussion of the new year’s budget and consider approval of a proposed tax rate for the 2007-2008 fiscal year — the figure that will be shown in a public notice — when the board meets at 6:30 p.m. Monday.

The meeting will be held at the school administration office at 2707 Southside Dr., and is open to the public.

The board will also consider designating Aug. 29 as the date to adopt the new budget and tax rate.

The fiscal year will end Aug. 31, and several items on this month’s agenda deal with year-end or new-year business.

The agenda as posted follows:

1. Call to order.

2. Roll call and declaration of quorum.

3. Invocation.

4. Recognition of visitors.

5. Audience participation.

6. General communication.

7. Report of special committees and/or individuals.

8. New business

A. Consent agenda

(1.) Approval of minutes

(2.) Budget amendments/donations.

B. Consider approval of vendor lists for instructional/office/athletic/custodial supplies/furniture

C. Continue discussion of 2007-2008 budget and consider approval of proposed tax rate to be included in the public notice

D. Consider approval of designating Aug. 29, 2007, as the date to adopt the 2007-2008 budget and tax rate.

E. Consider approval of contact with law firm of Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson, LLP, for the purpose of appeal of comptroller values

F. Consider approval of proposal for property/general liability/legal liability and auto fleet insurance

G. Consider approval of bid for fuel for the 2007-2008 school year

H. Consider approval of resolution that the board has reviewed and made no changes to the public funds investment policy

I. Consider approval of the professional development appraisal calendar

J. Consider approval of lease agreement with Central Texas Opportunities Inc. for Brownwood Head Start

K. Consider approval of school nutrition prices for 2007-2008

L. Consider approval of bid for high school roof replacement

M. Consider approval of code of conduct for 2007-2008

N. Consider approval of police on student expression

O. Consider personnel needs of the district (possible closed session)

(1.) Resignations

(2.) Employment contracts

9. Report of the superintendent

A. Report on election procedures

B. Report on drug prevention/invention program

C. Resignation of Brownwood ISD representative on the board of directors of the Brown County Appraisal District

D. Quarterly/monthly financial report

E. Items for next month’s agenda

10. Adjournment/recess.