Notice of Special Public Meeting June 8, 2020


Notice of Special Public Meeting

Monday, June 8, 2020 at 6:30 p.m.

Virtual Meeting

(A livestream video link and Youtube Live link were provided for this meeting.)

Presiding Officer: Jane Kimmel Shepardson

Pledge of Allegiance: Holly McCall

This meeting will be closed to in-person public attendance. Governor Cuomo has allowed public bodies including school boards to fulfill their obligations to conduct business in the public eye without permitting in-person attendance by the public, "provided that the public has the ability to view or listen to such proceeding and that such meetings are recorded and later transcribed."

Call the Meeting to Order at 6:30 pm

Superintendent’s Report: Dr. Christine Ackerman will discuss with the Board of Education the video sent to administration on Friday, feedback received from our community, and the District’s response.

Public Comment Period:
We welcome public comments, and in respect for each other's time, in accordance with District policy each speaker shall be given the opportunity to comment for up to three minutes. Our policy regarding public speaking during Board meetings does not allow for speakers to state personally identifiable information, including the names of students or employees, when addressing incidents and concerns. Board members may be contacted via email or phone. After the public comment period has been completed, Board members may have a discussion among themselves regarding comments presented.

Please take note: Public comments will conclude by 10:30PM or sooner if there are no longer persons seeking to speak.

Notice of Future Meetings:

Tuesday, June 9, 2020, 5:00 pm

Annual Budget Vote and Election

Horace Greeley High School Gymnasium – Absentee Ballot Voting Only

Tuesday, June 23, 2020, 7:30 pm

Horace Greeley High School – Academic Commons


Any person who seeks accommodation based upon disability should contact the District Clerk,
Liisa Elsner at 238-7200 x-1002, at least five days prior to the meeting.

Chappaqua Board of Education

Education Center

66 Roaring Brook Road

Chappaqua, NY  10514