Board of Education

Kail Denison 2018
Kail Denison
Term Expires
January 2022

Board President

Valarie Gibson-Smith
Valarie Gibson-Smith
Term Exprires: January 2020

Board Vice-President

Tad Dower
Tad Dower
Term Expires:
January 2022

Randall Gray 2020
Randall Gray
Term Expires: January 2020

Greg Meredith
Greg Meredith
Term Expires:
January 2020

Lance Patterson
Lance Patterson
Term Expires: January 2020

Anette Roberson
Anette Roberson
Term Expires
January 2022

 

Board Meetings

Regular meetings of the Board are on the second and fourth Monday of the month at 6 p.m. in the Administration Center, 1520 N. Plum. Meetings may be moved to district schools from time to time.

Board agendas are available on the Friday before the Board meeting at https://www.boarddocs.com/ks/usd308/Board.nsf/Public.

Below is the schedule for the remainder of the 2018-19 school year.

  • Feb. 25: Regular Board Meeting at the Administration Center, 1520 N. Plum
  • March 11: Hutchinson High School in HCTEA Events Center, 800 15th Circle..
  • March 25: No meeting, Spring Break
  • April 8: Hutchinson Middle School – 7, 210 E. Avenue A
  • April 22: MidTown Center (report on Avenue A Academy), 200 E. Sherman
  • May 13: Wiley Elementary School, 900 W. 21st
  • May 27: No meeting, Memorial Day
  • June 10: Graber Elementary School, 1600 N. Cleveland
  • June 24: Regular Board Meeting, Administration Center, 1520 N. Plum

Operating Norms of the Board of Education

Adopted by the USD 308 Board of Education on Dec. 8, 2003

  • First and greatest concern is for students, their learning and their welfare Be courteous to each other
  • Express personal opinions, but once the Board has acted accept the will of the majority
  • Keep the confidentiality of privileged information, especially in executive session
  • Be responsible for establishing policy and hold the superintendent accountable for seeing that the policies are administered
  • Make no promises or commitments on behalf of the Board. Be proactive, rather than reactive. Make decisions using deliberate process - receiving information, discussion, dialogue and action
  • Everyone should have a fair chance to discuss what is on his/her mind