Regular Monthly Meetings
The Missoula County Public Schools’ Board of Trustees generally meets on the second Tuesday of every month at 6 p.m. The meeting is normally held at the Business Building, 915 South Avenue West, but periodically the location varies. Please confirm the location on the Public Meetings Calendar. Upcoming meetings are:
Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013
Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013
Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013
Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014
The Board of Trustees has three main committees that meet monthly. The meeting locations and dates for these committees are fairly regular, but subject to change when impacted by holidays or other conflicts. Generally, committees meet at the following times, but anyone wishing to attend these meetings should confirm dates and times on the Public Notice calendar:
- Teaching and Learning (T & L) Committee - meets first Monday of the month, Noon, Business Building Board Room, 915 South Avenue West. Committee Chair: Jim Sadler, Trustees Michael Beers, Joe Knapp, Marcia Holland, Shelly Wills
- Finance and Operations (F& O) Committee - meets third Wednesday of the month, 3 p.m., Business Building Board Room, 915 South Avenue West. Committee Chair: Marcia Holland, Trustees Rose Dickson, Debbie Dupree, Julie Tompkins
- Personnel, Negotiations and Policy (PN&P) Committee - meets last Wednesday of the month, Noon, Business Building Board Room, 915 South Avenue West. Committee Chair: Mike Smith, Trustees Joe Knapp, Diane Lorenzen, Jim Sadler, Ann Wake
Meeting Agendas and Minutes
An agenda and supplemental materials can be obtained 48 hours in advance of any public meeting. Agendas are available on the public meetings calendar or by contacting Carol White, Executive Administrative Assistant, at the Administration Building, 215 S. Sixth West in Missoula, 728-2400, ext. 1023. Minutes for meetings are also uploaded to the calendar as soon as they become available. Agendas and supplemental materials are also made available to the public at each meeting.
The public is welcome to comment on any item that is not on the agenda during the designated "public comment" section of the agenda. The Board chairperson will call for public comment on action items of the board when the item is up for discussion. Generally, a three-minute time limit per speaker applies and all speakers should sign in for the record.
Anyone who wishes to attend a meeting and needs accommodations for a disability should contact Carol White, Executive Administrative Assistant, at 728-2400, ext. 1023, at least three days in advance of the meeting.
The Board of Trustees' regular monthly meetings, as well as its three monthly committee meetings, are broadcast on Charter Cable Channel 7 and 11. The monthly school board meeting is broadcast live at 6 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month on Channel 7. Replays of the board meeting, in addition to taped committee meetings, are shown at various times. The schedule of meetings may vary sligtly week to week, so check the MCAT website at www.mcat.org for more detailed programming schedules.
Trustees: View profiles of the elected trustees. Contact each trustee.