The River Valley Board of Education recently held its annual retreat in the high school media center. Those present were President Scott Carnes in the chair and Board members Dawn McCrea, Kim Norris, Lyle Paulsen, and Kirk Utesch.
Curriculum Director Valery Fuhrman presented the updated mission statement from the staff committee. The Board recommended adding "global society" to the statement. Superintendent Julie DeStigter presented the Annual Progress Report, Comprehensive School Improvement Plan, 2009 Senior Exit Survey Responses, and April Board Retreat Summary for review.
The Long Range Infrastructure Plan, Preventative Maintenance Plan, and the General Operation Plan were reviewed for goal completion. The Board discussed 2008/2009 Board Goals and reviewed their Long Range Goals. District Concerns and Priorities were compiled and new annual and long range goals were developed.
Adjournment by President Scott Carnes at 10:25 p.m.