This is an unofficial summary of all motions brought to Standing Committees and Board Meetings of School District 61 Greater Victoria (City of Victoria, Oak Bay, Esquimalt, View Royal, and part of Saanich) since January 2012, when I started my first term as Trustee, and all Trustees took office, after the November 2011 civic elections.
Unofficial meeting records and more from SD61 Greater Victoria
May 2018 Trustee Report Diane McNally, Trustee, SD61 Greater Victoria Board of Education BCSTA AGM: Attended AGM April 28, Richmond BC. Supported SD61 and VISTA motions and 3 late motions regarding the funding formula review brought by Maple Ridge, Prince George and Delta School Boards. Resolution E.4 “Removal of Minister of Education as Automatic Honorary […]
Elected SD61 Trustees: Leonard (1996), Ferris (1999), Orcherton (1999), Loring-Kuhanga (2011), McNally (2011), Nohr (2011), Paynter (2014), Watters (2014), Whiteaker (2014) P. 1 Operations Policy and Planning Meeting P. 2. DPAC Constitution (more interesting than it sounds – each school PAC has its own but they apparently aren’t posted) Motion below carried at BCSTA AGM in April 2018. Letter from BCSTA Executive to Minister Fleming and the […]
SD37 Delta’s Resolution carried at the BCSTA AGM April 28: Voting Day Local Elections October 20, 2018. New rules and info here. Yes, I will run again for Trustee in SD61 Greater Victoria. SD61 is in the midst of many changes and will need progressive vision and continued commitment and close attention to to clear, understandable […]
The British Columbia School Trustees Association Annual General Meeting was held in Richmond on Musqueam Traditional Territory, April 26-29. From the Nisga’a nation website: On April 27th, 2018, students from the four Nisga’a Villages performed at the opening ceremony of the 2018 Annual General Meeting of the BC School Trustees Association (BCSTA) in Vancouver, BC. Out […]
Alternative titles: 1. It’s Not Over ’til It’s Over 2. Can We Talk? From the Ministry Discussion Guide below: “The Chair of the Independent Review Panel will present a final report and recommendations to the Minister of Education in the late summer of 2018 for consideration, and the Ministry will work with the Technical Review […]
One member of the public attended, the President of the Victoria Ultimate Players Society. Trustees and members of the public have had opportunities to ask budget related questions and the make comments over several presentations in the last few months. Special Board Budget Meeting April 25 /18 Chair: Loring-Kuhanga Present: Ferris (first elected 1999), Leonard (1996), Loring-Kuhanga […]
McNally re Funding Formula letter of support from SD61 Board [did not support in vote] : We needed to have done much more public engagement, ie open houses, focus groups on an issue that very likely will bring significant and profound change. The majority of people I have spoken with have no idea how profile funding will work or what the implications are.