The La Marque Independent School District Board of Trustees on Tuesday voted unanimously to adopt the 2011 tax rate at $1.24 per $100 valuation.
The rate remains unchanged from 2010, with $1.04 per $100 valuation designated for maintenance and operations and $0.20 for payment on the district’s bonds.
The school board voted 4-2, with Shirley Fanuiel and Nakisha Paul opposed, to adopt the 2011-2012 budget. Budget Summary
Trustee Joe Cantu was not present at the time of the vote.
The school board voted 5-1-1, with Fanuiel opposed and Cynthia Bell-Malveaux abstaining, to renew a contract with Durham School Services for transportation services.
The school board voted 6-1, with Fanuiel opposed, to approve the Government Accounting Standards Board 54 Resolution. The resolution requires the commitment of a portion of the district's fund balance for specific purposes.
The school board voted 6-1, with Fanuiel opposed, to approve amendments to the 2010-2011 budget.
The school board voted unanimously to obtain an outside mediator relating to a Level III Grievance. The item was discussed during an executive session.
The school board voted unanimously to approve resignations. The item was discussed during an executive session.
All other items were approved by unanimous vote. All members were present. Agenda