Submitting Agenda Items
Agenda items are placed on the agenda through administrators in the Offices of Instruction, Human Resources, and Business Services.
Please note that agenda items are due in the Superintendent’s Office no later than Thursday, noon, the week prior to the Board meeting.
Items for the February 19 meeting will be due no later than noon, Wednesday, February 11, due to holidays February 13 and 16.
Contact Fran Carpenter for agenda information.
Where and when are the meetings held?
The Napa Valley Unified School District Board of Education meets twice a month, usually the 1st and 3rd Thursdays, 7:00 p.m. at the Education Center, 2425 Jefferson Street, Napa. (See side bar for meeting schedule) Special or adjourned meetings are held when there is sufficient agenda to warrant them.
Are the meetings held in public?
Yes, and the public is encouraged and welcome to attend. Additionally, the meetings are regularly recorded for broadcast on the local cable access TV station, channel 28 and they are also web-cast live on the internet.
Do members of the audience have an opportunity to speak?
Persons wishing to speak on an item listed on the agenda must fill out a "Request to Address the Board of Education" form located at the back of the board room and submit it to the board secretary prior to the discussion of the item. Persons wishing to speak on an item not on the agenda may do so by filling out this form under the section on the agenda titled "Public Comment".
What is the procedure when called to speak?
When called to speak the individual shall proceed to the microphone at the speaker's podium. State your name. Be brief and to the point. (A three minute limit is customary.)