NOTICE OF REGULAR MEETING
OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
HARMONY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
June 26, 2021 @ 9:00 am
Notice is hereby given that a Regular Meeting of the Board of Harmony Public Schools will be held on June 26, 2021 beginning at 9:00 am. Meetings of the Board are normally held at 9321 W. Sam Houston Pkwy S, Houston Texas 77099. THIS MEETING WILL BE CONDUCTED BY VIDEO CONFERENCE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE GOVERNOR’S AUTHORIZATION CONCERNING SUSPENSION OF CERTAIN OPEN MEETING LAW REQUIREMENTS FOR COVID-19 (CORONAVIRUS) DISASTER.
Members of the public may access the meeting clicking https://harmonytx.zoom.us/j/81174556052 . A quorum of members of the Board will participate in the meeting and will be audible to the public. Members of the public may submit comments on any agenda items(s) by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org up until 15 minutes prior to the start of the meeting.
Items will not necessarily be discussed or considered in the order they are printed on the agenda below. If, during the course of the meeting, discussion of any item on the agenda should be held in an executive or closed session, the Board will convene in such executive or closed session as permitted by and in accordance with the Texas Open Meetings Act, Texas Government Code Chapter 551.
I. Welcome and Call to Order
II. Attendance and Quorum
III. Public Comments
IV. Consent Agenda
i. Consider Approval of Previous Board Meeting Minutes of May 22, 2021
ii. Consider Approval/Ratification of the Minutes and of the Actions of the Finance Committee Meeting on June 11, 2021.
iii. Consider Approval/Ratification of the Minutes and of the Actions of the Academic Committee Meeting on June 11, 2021.
iv. Review and approve the updated 2021-22 Academic Calendars for HSA-San Antonio District (015-828).
V. Consider Approval/Ratification of Initial Budget FY ’22.
VI. Consider Approval of Q4 FY ’21 Budget Amendments.
VII. Consider and Approve Resolutions Authorizing a Borrowing from the Arlington Higher Education Finance Corporation to Finance Educational Facilities, Approving the Issuance of Both the Series 2021A Bonds and the Series 2021B Bonds and Authorizing the Execution and Delivery of the Documents Related Thereto, and Containing Other Matters Related Thereto.
VIII. Review of Harmony Public School Quarterly Financial Statements of March 31, 2021.
IX. Consider Approval of 2020-2021 Employee Handbook.
X. Consider Approval of 2021-2022 Base Salary Increases.
XI. Review of Harmony Public School Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER) II and III
XII. Approval of resolution to authorize the superintendent to file waivers to the TEA related to COVID and other student safety related matter for all HPS Charters
XIII. Meeting Adjourned
In accordance with the Texas Open Meetings Act (Subchapters D and E of Ch. 551, Texas Government Code), the Board may enter into closed / executive session to deliberate any subject authorized by Subchapter D that is listed on the Agenda for this meeting. Before any closed / executive session is convened, the presiding officer will publicly identify the section or sections of the Act authorizing the closed / executive session. Any final action, decision, or vote on a subject deliberated in closed / executive session will be conducted in open session in compliance with the Texas Open Meetings Act.
Certificate as to Posting or Giving Notice
This notice was posted in compliance with the Texas Open Meetings Act on June 23, 2021 at 9:00 AM.