M-DCPS School Board


Official Agenda


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NOVEMBER 20, 2019             ORGANIZATION MEETING               10:00 A.M.

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Section 1001.371 of Florida Statutes reads as follows:

Organization of District School BoardIn November of each year, the district school board shall organize by electing a chair. In an election year, that date shall coincide with the requirements of Section 100.041(3)(a) of the Florida Statutes.   It may elect a vice chair, and the district school superintendent shall act ex officio as the secretary.  If a vacancy should occur in the position of chair, the district School Board shall proceed to elect a chair at the next ensuing regular or special meeting.  At the organization meeting, the district school superintendent shall act as chair until the organization is completed.  The chair and secretary shall then make and sign a copy of the proceedings of organization, including the schedule for regular meetings and the names and addresses of all district school officers, and annex their affidavits that the same is a true and correct copy of the original, and the secretary shall file the document within 2 weeks with the Department of Education.

The School Board of Miami-Dade County, Florida, seeks public input and participation. However, the public purpose is not served when citizens become disorderly or disrupt the meeting. Accordingly, the Chair may order the removal from any School Board meeting of any person interfering with the expeditious or orderly process of the meeting provided the Chair has first issued a warning that continued interference with the orderly processes of the meeting will result in removal. Any law enforcement authority or a sergeant-at-arms designated by Chair shall remove any person ordered removed pursuant to this section §1001.372 (3), Fla.Stat.
The published agenda is available for review on the Internet at: [http://www.dadeschools.net].
10:00 A.M.
Superintendent Presiding
1. Welcome - Superintendent
2. Explanation of Procedures - Board Attorney
3. Election of Chair
4. Election of Vice Chair

5. Agenda Item SP-1 - Authorization of Signature of Board Officers

MOTION: That The School Board of Miami-Dade County, Florida, authorize its officers, on behalf of the Board, to sign and file all necessary formal documents and affidavits as required by law.

6. Agenda Item SP-2 - Approve Schedule of Board Meetings for 2020.









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