• March 25, 2019




    Kubacak Elementary recognized their Tribal Leaders Safety Patrol.  These 5th grade students develop leadership skills and reinforce safety expectations for all students.  In attendance were:  Leea Valdez, Gracie Martinez, Skyler Murphy, Edwin Greer, Dalton Pell, Katy Lausch, Joshua Pinto De Leon, Miranda Martin, Taron Lambert, Shyanne Brown, Brooks Baeza, Reagan Summers, Molly Davis and Chaney Hagewood.


    Jr. High recognized their students who competed in the UIL Academic Competition at Friendswood Jr. High.  8th Grade Number Sense – 3rd place winner, Justin Quinn; 8th Grade Reading and Writing – 1st place winner, Avalon Cowart; 8th Grade Science – 1st place winner Rowan Russell; Dictionary Skills - 3rd place winner, Safire Valdez.


    Santa Fe Triumphant at the National History Day Regional Competition.  Santa Fe took 21 projects to the competition and 10 placed and received medals.  Five projects from the Jr. High and 1 project from the H.S. will be advancing to State competition in Austin on April 27th.  In attendance were: Asa Brieden, Grant Eckenrode, Grayson Martin, Shelby Grassmuck, Taylor Higgs, Kyleigh Payne, Regan Payne, Jax Garrett, Nathan Wilks, Hannah Doerre, Justin Beard, Colton Payne, Chloe Splawn and Erica Werner.  Sponsor is Mrs. Elizabeth Edge.


    H.S. is recognizing members of the Girls Basketball team for All District awards: 2nd Team – Brenlee Butler; Honorable Mention – Kylie Belcher and Shelby Walker; 1st Team Caitlyn Garza and Katy Lackey.  Their coach is Carl Matejka and assistant coaches are Christina White and Jared Faust.


    Employees of the Month for March: Kari Keown, RJW; Deidre Wagner, Kubacak; Betty Norvell, Jr. High; Kody Allred, H.S.; Jennifer Gordon, Transportation; Irma Salazar, Maintenance; Aleida Benavides, Custodial; Tanesha Munos, Child Nutrition; Patti Hanssard, Admin.; Bruce Whitten, Police Dept.



    Monthly Reports - Mr. Atkins updated the Board on the progress of the new elementary school and other projects within the District.

    Cherie Bowers presented the annual YUM! Nutrition Services update.



    Minutes for February 13, 2019, February 25, 2019 and March 5, 2019
    Accounts Payable $2,054,180.35

    Budget Amendment #8

    IMA and TEKS Certification for 2019-2020



    Approved the resolution proclaiming April 25, 2019 as Administrative Professionals' Day in Santa Fe ISD.

    Approved the resolution proclaiming April 7-13, 2019 as National Library Week in Santa Fe ISD.

    Approved the resolution proclaiming April 7-13, 2019 as National Public School Volunteer Week in Santa Fe ISD.

    Approved donations.

    Approved the Interlocal Agreement between the District and Central Texas Purchasing Alliance.

    Approved the Interlocal Agreement between the District and National Cooperative Purchasing Alliance.

    Approved the purchase of furniture for Barnett Elementary School.

    Approved the terms of the audit agreement with Start, Garcia & Stanley, LLC to perform 2018-2019 fiscal year end audit.

    Approved the School Bus Safety Camera Enforcement Program with Verra Mobility and the City of Santa Fe, Texas.

    Approved Layer 3 to purchase the phone equipment for Barnett Elementary School.