FCPS Board Meeting Summary
About the Meeting
Character Education Spotlight
Optimist Student of the Month
National School Bus Safety Week and School Bus Transportation Appreciation Day
National School Bus Safety Week, designed to promote school bus safety, and School Bus Transportation Employees Appreciation Day, which were in October, were recognized. Employees in the transportation department were thanked for their hard work and dedication to keeping students safe as they were transported to and from school.
Family Engagement in Schools
Family engagement in Schools Month was recognized.
National Custodian Day
School Psychology Week
November 8 - 12, 2021 is National School Psychologist Week. The theme for 2021 is "Let's Get in Gear". Fredericksburg City Public Schools Psychologists and Interns were recognized for their work with FCPS students and families.
American Education Week
American Education Week will be November 15 - 19, 2021. This week, first observed December 4 - 10, 1921, is observed in "all communities annually for the purpose of informing the public of the accomplishments and needs of the public schools and to secure the cooperation and support of the public in meeting those needs".
School Board members were recognized for their noble work and were presented with small tokens of appreciation.
VSBA Academy Awards
Hearing of Citizens
Corrected September 13, 2021 Regular School Board meeting:
Corrected September 14, 2021 Special Joint City Council/School Board meeting:
October 4, 2021 Regular School Board meeting: http://go.boarddocs.com/vsba/frcps/Board.nsf/goto?open&id=C6FL2R545A9A
Appointment of Advisory Committees - Special Education, Career and Technical Education, and School Health Advisory Board
Extra-Curricular Activities for 2021 - 20222
Quarterly Supplemental Appropriations
Health & Safety Update
Career & Technical Education (CTE) Programs
Dr. Bumbrey provided an overview of the CTE programs. She shared new courses that were being offered at JMHS and possible future courses. The necessary resources for the CTE program were continued regional collaboration, laboratory space for nursing, culinary arts, and barbering.
CTE presentation - Board Update November 2021 (boarddocs.com)
Fall Assessment Overview
Fall Assessment Overview presentation - Fall Assessment Overview (boarddocs.com)
Monthly Financial Report
Total Operating Fund Revenues:
FY22 Budget: $50,518,133.30 (YTD 22%)
FY22 Actual: $11,065,353.91
Total Operating Fund Expenditures:
FY22 Budget: $50,518,133.00 (YTD 22%)
FY22 Actual: $11,110,633.76
Special Revenue Fund Revenues:
FY22 Budget: $5,670,116.00 (YTD 11%)
FY22 Actual: $631,907.71
Special Revenue Fund Expenditures:
FY22 Budget: $5,745,116.00 (YTD 21%)
FY22 Actual: $1,186,115.21
The Monthly Financial Report may be viewed at the following link: Fredericksburg City Public Schools Monthly Financial Update (boarddocs.com)
Middle School Update
Request for Proposal (RFP) for FCC Category 2 Services
RFP - DRAFT 2022-2023 Fredericksburg C2 Service Specifications.pdf (boarddocs.com)
Next Meeting Dates
School Board meetings are held at the Walker-Grant Center.
- Regular School Board Meeting: December 6, 2021- 6:30 Closed Session/7:30 Open Session