Review Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 11/15/2021 - 5:00 PM
Category: Park Hill Partners Session
Type: Info
Subject: 1.1 Board of Education Members attend Park Hill Partners Program, Session 4 on Monday, November 15, 2021 in Room 230 at the District Office, 7703 NW Barry Rd., Kansas City, MO
Strategic Plan 2018-2023:
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Provide Background Details and Rationale: The Park Hill School District recognizes the value and importance of its partnership with parents and community members for future success. In 2015, the district implemented a new program called “Park Hill Partners” to strengthen our relationship with key parent/community members. Building level principals recommend parents who have demonstrated a strong commitment to the district through service and volunteer activities. Participants will be provided an in-depth look into the current and future direction of the district. To become an official “Park Hill Partner”, participants attend four (4) informational sessions facilitated by Dr. Cowherd, Superintendent along with her Executive Cabinet.

The 2021 Park Hill Partners Cohort will meet from 5:00-7:30 p.m. on October 4th and 18th and November 1st and 15th. Sessions will be held at the District Office, 7703 NW Barry Road in Room 230. Participants will receive certificates and be recognized by the Board of Education as official “Park Hill Partners” at the December 9th Board meeting.

Anticipated session topics include:
The Role of the Board of Education
The Comprehensive School Improvement Plan (CSIP)
School Finance & Operations
Human Resources
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Name of Persons(s) Submitting Agenda Item with Title Opal Hibbs, Board Secretary.
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Recommendation: For informational purposes only.
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Signed By:
Opal Hibbs - Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent/Board Secretary
Signed By:
Dr. Jeanette Cowherd - Superintendent