• January 23, 2017




    The Board recognizes students and staff each month at the regularly scheduled board meeting.  The following were recognized at the January meeting.


    Employees of the MonthGail Ballinger (RJW); Angela Sumrall (Kubacak); Patricia Allen (Jr. High); Daniel Vaughn (H.S.); Shirley Richards (Transportation); Harold Seese (M & O); Graciela Bautista (Custodial); San Juanita Hernandez (Nutrition Services); Kari Kovacevich (Admin.)


    Board Appreciation - In appreciation of School Board Recognition Month, the Mayor of Santa Fe Mr. Jeff Tambrella presented the Board with a
    proclamation.  Mayor Tambrella read the proclamation and presented it to President, Rusty Norman on behalf of the City and community.  This year’s theme was “All-Star Team.”



    • Monthly Reports
    • Quarterly Investment Report
    • BuyBoard Co-Op Management Rebate Report
    • Racial Profiling Report



    • Minutes for December 12, 2016 and December 14, 2016.
    • Accounts Payable $782,943.03
    • Budget Amendment #5
    • Student Transfers
    • Class Size Waiver Application
    • Early Release Days Expedited Waiver
    • SFHS Waiver for Modified Schedule/State Assessment Testing Days
    • Staff Development Days Waiver



    • Approved the submission of resolution to the 85th Legislature to repeal A-F Accountability Rating System.
    • Approved the proclamation for February 1-28th as Career & Technical Education month in Santa Fe ISD.
    • Approved the proclamation for February 6-10th as National School Counseling Week in Santa Fe ISD.
    • Approved the reward of danations from Santa Fe Texas Education Foundation grant awards from December in the amount of $56,014.01
    • Approved the investment policy resolutions.
    • Approved the two-year extended service contract with Dell.
    • Approved the donation from TDCJ for 60 desktop computers and monitors.
    • Approved the purchase of four new 77-passenger CNG powered school buses.
    • Approved the contract with Market Place Alliance, LLC for managing the food co-op.
    • Approved the purchase of furniture, art and paint for the serving line at the H.S. cafeteria.
    • Approved the purchase of a van and maintenance truck for the YUM! Nutrition Services department.
    • Agreed to table the naming of an Architect firm to design the new elementary school, need further discussion.