• October 22, 2018 Meeting
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    Coppell ISD Board Briefs are highlights of select items from the CISD Board of Trustees meetings.  Click here for a complete list of agenda items, presentations, meeting minutes and a video of the meeting.

    Board Action and Consent Items Highlights 

    District Highlights & Awards 

    Several recent CISD achievements were highlighted at the meeting, including:

    • National Principals Month;

    Principal Month

    • Red Ribbon Week  - "Life is Your Journey:  Travel Drug Free" (October 22-26);

    Red Ribbon Week

    • Denton Creek Elementary's 20th Anniversary Celebration - October 26; and

    DCE 20 years

    • The November 6th Election.

    Vote Coppell

    Superintendent Discussion and Report Items 

    Bond Project Update and Hail Damage

    Executive Director of of Facilities and Special Projects Louis Macias presented an update on Bond Construction projects, including the construction progress on the district’s 11th Elementary School, renovations at Coppell Middle School East and Coppell Middle School North, and the hail damage from the June 2018 hail storm affecting Coppell.  Four CISD schools - Mockingbird Elementary, Valley Ranch Elementary, Lakeside Elementary and CMS East - will need new roofs and Lee Elementary will have repairs to 16 panels of its roof as a result of the storm. These projects are expected to be complete over Thanksgiving or the December/January Holiday Break.

    Athletic Program

    Athletic Director Joe McBride gave an update on CISD’s Athletics program.

    Fall Demographic Update

    Assistant Superintendent for Administrative Services Kristen Streeter and Trent Smith with Templeton Demographics gave a presentation on the district’s Fall 2018 Demographics.

    Strategic Design Update

    Director of Community Engagement Tammy Taylor shared an update [link to presentation] on Strategic Design Phase 2. For the 2018-2019 year, CISD will be focused on two key areas: (1) Creating a Culture of Accountability and (2) Pursuing Priority Strategies.

    Board of Trustees Discussion and Report Items

    Trustees also shared updates on the CISD Education Foundation, the Facilities Naming Subcommittee, Leadership TASB, the North Texas Area Association of School Boards, School Health Advisory Council and the District Education Improvement Committee.

    2018 - 2019 Board of Trustees

      Fisher     Caviness     Walker     Sethi     Hill     Hulme     Bentley   

                  Tracy Fisher   David Caviness   Leigh Walker    Manish Sethi     Anthony Hill     Thom Hulme   Nichole Bentley