• February 20, 2023





    Santa Fe High School recognized the Academic Decathlon Team and their Coach, Ms. Woodall.  Gianna Bradley, Isabella Boettcher, Elias Venetoulias, Preslie Gibson and Coralyn Shirey, with highest B-Honor Roll score in our school.  Colton Payne, 1st place in Speech in individual medals for the entire region, 3rd place in Math in individual medals for the entire region, and highest A-Honor Roll score in our school.

    The District recognized our student, staff and substitute spotlights for the month of February. From Wollam Elementary, 2nd Grader, Bryce Thompson is our elementary spotlight student. There are two secondary spotlight students.  From Santa Fe High School, 12th Grader Ava Martinez and 10th Grader Hayley Spinn. From Barnett Elementary, Kindergarten teacher Sandra Agundez is our spotlight staff member. From Santa Fe High School, Dennis Franklin and from Administration, Marilyn Ott are our substitute spotlight winners. Congratulations to all.

    Proclamations being celebrated during the month of March are: Music In Our Schools Month, National Social Worker’s Month, National Athletic Training Month, Texas Public Schools Week, National School Breakfast Week and Texas Diagnosticians Week.

    Employees of the month for March are: Laura Timmons, Barnett; Amy Bouse, Kubacak; Stacy Pope, RJW; Kayla Andrews, SFJH; Haley Auzston, SFHS; Cyndi Gaido, ALC; Amber Baxter and Jennifer Gordon, Transportation; Joseph Hawkins, M&O; Tereza Del Rio, Custodial; Toni Riggin, Nutrition Services; Alex Sanchez, Admin; Rita Banis-Hall, Police




    Chief Ruben Espinoza presented the annual mandated Racial Profiling Report.

    Mr. Sanchez presented the 2nd Quarter Investment Report for 2022-2023.

    Mr. Wheeler presented the Maintenance & Operations annual report.


    CONSENT AGENDA (Approved)


    Minutes of January 23, 2023

    Accounts Payable $1,036.492.62

    Budget Amendment #7

    Texas Public Schools Week Proclamation

    National School Breakfast Week Proclamation

    Music In Our Schools Month Proclamation

    National Social Worker's Month Proclamation

    Student Transfers 

    Santa Fe Coordinated Response Grant (VOCA)

    Juvenile Justice and Truancy Prevention Grant




    Approved Donations.

    Approved Casualty Insurance for 2023-2024 with NAS.

    Took No Action on Property Insurance due to the current options available.

    Approved the Resolution Authorizing the Sale of Arcadia Station, Galveston County, Texas

    Approved the purchase of student laptops.

    Approved the Superintendent as the designee to sign an electrical contract between the time period of February 20, 2023, through June 30, 2024, that provides Santa Fe ISD with the most competitive electrical rate available based on market conditions.

    Approved the resolution to consider alternative graduation requirements as presented.

    Approved the resolution regarding student participation in commencement activities and ceremonies as presented.

    Approved the removal of CA(LOCAL) as presented.

    Approved the revision to policy CO(LOCAL) as presented.