School Board Meetings 2017-18
The dates of 2017-18 William Penn School District Board meetings are here (District Calendar). Each month, except July and August, the Board of School Board Directors has two monthly meetings. The Third Monday is the Committee Meeting of the Whole at 6:30 pm. The Fourth Monday is a two-fold Business Meeting. Pre-session starts at 6:30 pm and the Business Meeting of the Board (voting meeting) is at 7:30 pm. In the case of Monday being a legal holiday, the monthly meeting is moved to Tuesday. All Board meetings are held in the Green Avenue Administration building at 100 Green Avenue, Lansdowne, PA.
Committee Meeting of the Whole (3rd Monday, except July and August).
This meeting is more informal and generally more engaging with the public. During this meeting, the agenda is reviewed for the next weeks Business Meeting. If you are new to attending Board meetings, this is a great place to start.
Business Meeting (4th Monday).
This meeting starts with a pre-session, where School Board Directors ask their final questions regarding agenda items. Any questions, both from the Board and Public, regarding agenda items are discussed and answered when possible.
The Business Meeting follows at 7:30 pm. This is a voting meeting. While, there is public comment on agenda and non-agenda items, this meeting is mostly about voting.
There are also Committee meetings at various points and those will be noted on our website calendar.
All community members are welcome to attend all meetings.
Community members unable to attend can email their comment(s) to Jeff Cuff, Board Secretary at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The complete board agenda including attachments is available on the district website the Monday before the scheduled meeting. This agenda is prone to changes in between weeks and all effort will be made to keep the website up to date.
The Business Meeting is video-taped and can be seen here. Video is usually available within 48 hours of the meeting.