Yesterday, the Big Spring ISD Board of Trustees met for a regular meeting by teleconference.
During the meeting, Fabian Serrano, President of the Board, spoke on the 2019-2020 Board Member Continuing Education Credit Report. Board members also approved various monetary donations that were made for their food program, high school golf team, and girls high school track team. Approval of the Howard County Tax Collection Budget for 2020-2021, as well as for the instructional materials allotment and TEKS certification for 2020-2021. They also approved the professional employment recommendations for 2020-2021.
Superintendent Jay McWilliams advised the school board that there was no further information on whether schools would be allowed to re-open this school year. He addressed graduation concerns by advising that in the event that the district is not able to return to school for the school year, their staff will make every effort to come up with a plan to celebrate the senior class of 2020.