SPS Board Highlights

Aug. 26, 2021 - Special Meeting

Board Decisions

During a brief morning meeting and upon receipt of the superintendent's recommendation for the dismissal of Ron Arthur from employment, the Shawnee Board of Education set 9 a.m., Sept. 18, 2021, in the Shawnee Administration Building for a hearing. Prior to the vote, Dr. April Grace gave each board member a sealed envelope with her recommendation and asked that the envelope's contents be read privately and stored securely.


The Board also voted to direct Dr. Grace to provide a copy of the recommendation to Ron Arthur in a manner provided by law and to notify Ron Arthur of his right to a hearing and the date, time, and place of the hearing.


The meeting adjourned at 7:19 a.m.

Board Agendas Available Via Public Link

Current Shawnee Public Schools Board of Education meeting agendas and minutes are available at our public link. Board meetings are usually scheduled for the first Monday of each month at 6 p.m. in the Board Room located at the SPS Central Office, 326 N. Union.