• March 25, 2019 Meeting
    Board Briefs Heading

    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:

    • Legislator Visits/Coppell Day at the Capitol;
    • Six CISD Destination Imagination Teams advancing  to State Tournament with two heading to DI Globals; and
    • CISD Communications and Community Engagement Department winning 10 Texas School Public Relations Association (TSPRA)  Awards.

    During the Awards portion of the meeting:

    • Girls' State UIL Wrestling was recognized for being the 2019 UIL Class 6A State Runners Up;

    Wrestling Team  

    • Eight High School students were recognized for making UIL All-State Band; and

    UIL State Band

    • The district’s 31 National Merit Finalists were recognized.

    Nat'l Merit

    Nat'l Merit

    Nat'l Merit


    Superintendent Discussion and Report Items 

    Bond Project Update

    Executive Director of Facilities and Special Projects Louis Macias presented a Bond Project Update.

    Strategic Design Update

    Director of Community Engagement Tammy Taylor presented an update on the district’s Strategic Design process and progress.

    Community Based Accountability System

    Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction Dr. Angie Applegate and Executive Director of Teaching & Learning Deana Dynis shared an update on CISD’s Community Based Accountability System.

    Board of Trustees Discussion and Report Items

    Board of Trustees President Tracy Fisher gave a Legislative Update; Board Secretary Leigh Walker gave an update on Leadership TASB; Trustee Thom Hulme gave an update on the District Education Improvement Council (DEIC); and Trustee Manish Sethi gave an update on the Coppell Education Foundation.


    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