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Previous MeetingOctober 30, 2014 08:00 AM
Special Board of Trustees Meeting
Turlock Unified School District -- Board Tour
1574 E. Canal Drive, Turlock, CA, 1924 E. Canal Drive, Turlock, CA,
625 E. Taylor Road, Turlock, CA, 101 F. Street, Turlock, CA, 324 W. Linwood Avenue, Turlock, CA, 1600 E. Canal Drive, Turlock, CA

 

  
Preliminary Information
In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if you need special assistance to access the meeting room or to otherwise participate in this meeting, including auxiliary aids or services, please contact Roberta Cheney at (209) 667-0633. Notification at least 24 hours prior to the meeting will enable the Governing Board to make reasonable arrangements to ensure accessibility to the meeting.
Any writings or documents that are public records
and are provided to a majority of the Governing Board regarding an open session item on this agenda will be made available for public inspection in the District Office located at 1574 E. Canal Drive, Turlock, CA, during normal business hours. Prior to the meeting, access full packets at turlock.csbaagendaonline.net, or at turlock.k12.ca.us
The District welcomes Spanish and other language speakers to Board meetings.
Anyone planning to attend and needing an interpreter should call (209) 667-0633, 24 hours in advance of the meeting, so arrangements can be made for an interpreter. El Distrito da la bienvenida a las personas de hable hispana a las juntas de la Mesa Directiva. Si planea asistir y necesita interpretacion llame al (209) 667-0633, 24 horas antes de la junta, para poder hacer arreglos de intepretacion.
Community members have an opportunity to address the Board of Trustees.

If you wish to address the Board on an agenda item, please do so when that item is called. The start times are only an estimate and items may be considered in a different order. Presentations will be limited to a maximum of three (3) minutes. Time limitations are at the discretion of the President of the Board.

BELIEFS

We believe that
• Every person is unique and has equal worth.
• Every person can be a successful learner.
• People are responsible for their actions.
• The family experience has a profound impact on the development of the individual.
• Honesty and integrity build trust in all relationships.
• Motivation, hard work, and persistence are necessary to achieve full potential.
• High expectations yield greater levels of performance.
• A quality education enriches lives by creating and expanding opportunities.
• The positive actions of role models inspire people to excel.
• Service to others is vital in building a thriving community.

MISSION

The mission of the Turlock Unified School District, a premier progressive educational system, is to ensure all students graduate as self-motivated, responsible citizens equipped to compete successfully in an ever-changing global society by delivering effective instruction that engages all students to reach their individual potential and highest achievements within a safe and caring student-centered environment in partnership with our families and diverse community.

2014-2015
STRATEGIES

1. We will develop and implement reciprocal communication systems which are consistent across TUSD in order to provide students, families, staff, and community members with essential, relevant, and timely information.

2. We will ensure all staff has the curriculum, professional development, collaboration time, and support necessary to differentiate instruction and actively engage students in an environment that fosters learning.

3. We will promote student-centered engagement by providing equal access and increased opportunities to a broad course of studies that includes curricular and extra-curricular programs enriched by family and community support.

4. We will develop and implement interventions and supplemental services that are consistent across the District in order to accelerate learning and close the achievement gap.

5. We will provide equitable resources for students, staff, and families to prepare all students to be college and career ready.

6. We will prepare and equip students for digital-age learning with the skills to navigate future technology.

7. We will establish and maintain a safe environment and positive school climate for our students, staff, families, and community.

Approved by Board of Trustees:  Turlock Unified School District August 19, 2014

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