At the regular board meeting on Tuesday, June 12, 2016, the Board of Trustees unanimously approved Board Resolution Number 06-12-18-02, "Order of Election, Specifications of the Election Order and Consolidation Request," as specified by state law to ensure that the District meets all required timelines in anticipation of the November 6, 2018 election.
The Luther Burbank School District Board of Education will have three open seats to fill in the November 6, 2018 election. Board members elected in November will serve 4-year terms beginning December 2018.
A candidate for Member, School District Board must:
Further information can be found at: http://www.sos.ca.gov/elections/frequently-asked-questions
The stakeholders are proud that since 1906 our historic geographic area has its own school district and school. The leadership role of the Board of Trustees is crucial to the continued success of the historic school district of Luther Burbank. The District encourages qualified candidates to apply for the the important position of board trustee. The deadline for submission of applications is Friday, August 10, 2018.
Information regarding filing to run for a seat on the Board of Trustees may be found at the Santa Clara County Registrar of Voters - Election and Candidacy Filing Deadlines: https://www.sccgov.org/sites/rov/info/nov2018info/pages/nov2018info.aspx
Board Meeting Highlights from June 12, 2018
On Tuesday, June 12, 2018, the Board of Trustees met during a regular board meeting. Here are some highlights from the meeting.
The Board of Trustees discussed two resolutions regarding placing a bond for facilities improvements on the November 6, 2018 election ballot. The Board by majority approved placing before votes a bond measure for $10 million to replace the school's aging main facility. The bond will allow the district to build a new main building for students to learn in a 21st century learning environment.
The Board of Trustees recognized two outstanding employees of the year and district employees retiring this year.
The Board of Trustees heard public comment on the draft LCAP and Budget for Fiscal Year 2018-2019 before adoption at the regular board meeting on Tuesday, June 26, 2018.
The Board of Trustees discussed two proposals on the District's After School Safety and Education Program. The trustees unanimously voted for the District to develop and operate its own ASES program beginning in the 2018-2019 school year. The program, to be organized and coordinated by certificated staff, will offer a variety of enrichment activities and homework assistance for our students in the 2018-2019 school year.
Annual personnel items, contracts/contract adjustments, and consent agenda items were also reviewed and approved.
PUBLIC HEARING: Local Control and Accountability Plan and Budget
The governing board of Luther Burbank School District will conduct a public hearing on the Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP), and Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2018-19, in accordance with Education Code Section 42103, 42127, 52061, and 52062 prior to final adoption. Any interested party may inspect the LCAP and budget prior to final adoption and speak at the public hearing.
The public hearing will be held on June 12, 2018, at 5:30 PM. at:
Location: Luther Burbank School Library
Address: 4 Wabash Avenue, San Jose, CA 95128.
Any interested party may inspect the Local Control and Accountability Plan and Budget prior to the public hearing:
June 7, 2018, during the hours of 8:00 AM and 4:30 PM, at:
Location: Luther Burbank School District – Business Office
Address: 4 Wabash Avenue San Jose, CA 95128.
After receiving any testimony at the public hearing, the Board will consider taking final action on the proposed LCAP and budget on June 26, 2018.