Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 2/5/2019 - 7:00 PM
Category: DISCUSSION / ACTION ITEMS
Type: Action
Subject: 10.6 Board Policy from Series 5000
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Attachment Summary:
File Attachment:
BP 5127 Graduation Ceremonies And Activities - Revised.pdf
Quick Summary / Abstract: Staff will present Board Policy from Series 5000 for the First Reading.
Background: In order to keep our District up-to-date and in compliance with changes in the laws, new and revised policies and regulations are often recommended or adopted by our Board of Education.
Status The following proposed revised Board Policy is being presented according to current Board of Education Policy Bylaw 9310 – Policy Development and Adoption Process.

• BP 5127 Graduation Ceremonies And Activities – revised

BP 5127 Graduation Ceremonies And Activities – NEW LAW (AB 1248) gives students the right to wear religious or cultural adornments attached to, or worn with, the cap and gown at graduation ceremonies. Schools retain the discretion to prohibit an item that is likely to cause a substantial disruption of the ceremony. Also, any graduating student who has completed basic training and is an active member of any branch of the United States Armed Forces may, at his/her option, wear his/her military dress uniform at the ceremony. (Education Code 35183.3)
Fiscal Impact There is no impact to the General Fund.
Superintendent's Recommendation: Approve Board Policy from Series 5000 for the First Reading.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Terri Saenz - Executive Secretary
Signed By:
Kelly Bowers, Ed.D. - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Chris Wenzel Moved, Member Chuck Rogge seconded to approve the Original motion 'Approve Board Policy from Series 5000 for the First Reading.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 5 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 5 - 0
   
Craig Bueno     Yes
Chuck Rogge     Yes
Chris Wenzel     Yes
Anne White     Yes
Emily Prusso     Yes