The Las Cruces Public School Board Meeting Essay

1564 Words Nov 8th, 2016 7 Pages
Oct. 18, 2016- The Las Cruces Public School Board meeting was held in the Las Cruces Public Schools (LCPS) Administration Building (located at 505 S. Main Street, Las Cruces, NM) beginning promptly at 6:30 p.m.. Interim Superintendent Dr. Steve Sanchez, Interim Associate Superintendent Dr. Erlinda Martinez, Associate Superintendent Dr. Elizabeth Marrufo, board members, Sra. Maria A. Flores (President), Mr. Chuck Davis (Vice President), Mrs. Barbara Hall (Secretary), Mr. Maury Castro (Member), and Mr. Ed Frank (Member), were all in present.
When I walked in, about 6:31 p.m., the Board had already completed the first three items on the agenda: Call to Order, Roll Call, and Welcoming the Student Advisor. I arrived just as they were reciting the Pledge of Allegiance. Next,President Sra. Maria A. Flores introduced the Mayfield High School Band and they then proceeded to play four songs. Acting Superintendent Sanchez acknowledged and welcomed band director Johnny Lang for being new to the District this year and stated that the work he is doing with the MHS band is clearly evident.
President Flores welcomed student from Arrowhead Early College and NMSU government classes, and invited them to stand as the audience applauded. President Flores then moved on the agenda and motioned to move item 5.D.4 Approval of Bids from the Consent Agenda and asked for any other requests to change the agenda. Mr. Castro asked the basis for removal of item 5.D.4,…

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