The Hitchcock Independent School District Board of Trustees on Tuesday, following an executive session, voted to admonish Board Member Shirley Price for changing the topic of a discussion she had with students during a recent presentation.
The school board also voted to ban Price from speaking with a student or groups of Hitchcock students without written approval by the school board. The school board discussed Price's resignation, however, Price refused to resign her position.
The school board voted to order an election for May 8 for Trustee District 1 and District 2. District 1 is held by Estelle Holmes, while District 2 is held by Shirley Price. No candidates have filed for either district to date.
The school board voted to approve an agreement with the Galveston County Election Division for the county to conduct the may election and early voting for the school district.
The school board took no action regarding the contract for Superintendent Dr. Michael Bergman. The item was discussed during an executive session.
All other items were approved. All members were present. Agenda