• March 11, 2021, 5 p.m. via Zoom | Agenda | Minutes

    These meetings are open to the public.  

    Topics to be covered include:

    • PBIS Team Update for the District and Each School
    • Guiding Principles
    • Draft Discipline Matrix/Intervention Plan
    • Progress on the DOJ Findings 
    • Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP)

    January 11, 2021, 5 p.m.  via Zoom | Agenda | Minutes

    Topics Covered (reports and data are included in the meeting minutes): 

    • Overview of Department of Justice findings
    • Draft of Guiding Principles for the School Community: The District is committed to providing safe classrooms and healthy environments conducive to learning and free from disruption for all students. Every student has the right to be educated in environments that support all aspects of their well-being. Every educator has the right to teach and every employee has the right to work in an atmosphere free from disruptions and obstacles that impede learning. The District’s guiding principles include: 1) respect; 2) responsibility; 3) appreciation of differences; 4) honesty; 5) safety and 6) life-long learning.
    • Review OUHSD Student Data: Included CBEDS data, District attendance by race for the past three years, 8th grade non-graduates, suspension and expulsion data, interventions by race
    • Review OUHSD staff demographics by race
    • Overview of restorative practices and reworking discipline practices
    • Upcoming meeting schedule

    January 26, 2021, 4:30 p.m. Board Workshop via YouTube | Agenda | Minutes

    Topics Covered:

    Creating smart and healthy cultures in the school district

    Technical assistance and adaptive behaviors

    Implicit bias and its impact on students

    January 28: Agenda | Minutes

    Topics Covered:

    Implicit bias-what it is, and what it isn’t

    DOJ Stipulations

    District-wide staff development

    The role of the board as advocates for improving equity across the district and the community


    Videos shown at these trainings:

    Implicit Bias Concepts Unwrapped

    Black doll White doll

    ABC7 News report on 10 year-old

    Upcoming Meetings:

    May 3, 2021, 5:00 p.m. via Zoom.  Agenda

    These meetings are open to the public.

    Meeting ID: 878 1559 5479
    Passcode: 383806

    The agenda will be posted by April 26, 2021.

    Topics to be covered include:

    • Introduction of Dr. Lamar Collins, New LPHS Principal
    • Discipline Data from Each School
    • School Resource Officer/Deputy for 21/22
    • Updated Status of DOJ Findings
    • Review Draft of the LCAP
    • 21/22 Supportive School Climate Advisory Committee Members
    • Approval of Minutes from March 8, 2021 Meeting
    • Approval of Progressive Intervention Policy

    Focus of the Supportive School Climate Committee:
    The focus of this committee will be to:
    (a) emphasize the District’s commitment to treating all students fairly and equitably in the administration of discipline without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender identity, disability, religion or foster youth or homeless status;
    (b) discuss what is expected of students and staff under the revised policies and practices;
    (c) describe the alternative means of correction that will be available and implemented;
    (d) explain the law, research, and evidence supporting the steps and practices the District will be implementing to provide a safe, welcoming, and supportive school environment; and
    (e) the ways in which parents, guardians, and education rights holders can partner with the District to provide a safe, welcoming, and supportive school environment.


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