Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 9/24/2018 - 7:00 PM
Category: Consent Agenda
Type: Action
Subject: 14.4 (Item #4) Independent Service Contract Between Mt. Diablo Unified School District and Halstrom Academy for the 2018/19 School Year
LCAP (Local Control Accountability Plan) Goal:
Goal 1: All students will receive a high quality education in a safe and welcoming environment with equitable and high expectations, access to technology, and instruction in the California State Standards that prepare them for college and/or career.
Policy:
Enclosure:
File Attachment:
Halstrom Academy insurance.pdf
Halstrom Academy contract.pdf
Summary: Halstrom Academy is a Western Association of Schools and Colleges (W.A.S.C.) accredited private school that specializes in serving students that have struggled to access the curriculum within traditional school models. The requested funds are to cover 2018-19 program tuition for one student that has been placed in the Walnut Creek program through a confidential settlement agreement.
Funding: General Purpose/Special Education
Program Code 1666 Non-Certified Placements
Fiscal Impact The requested amount of $36,075 is a budgeted expense in the 2018/19 budget. No additional funds are requested.
Recommendation: Approve the independent service contract between Mt. Diablo Unified School District and Halstrom Academy for the 2018/19 school year.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Bryan Cassin - Special Education Administrator
Signed By:
Wendi Aghily - Executive Director of Special Education
Signed By:
Nance Juner - Director of Fiscal Services
Signed By:
Larry Schoenke - Legal Counsel
Signed By:
Dr. Nellie Meyer - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Linda Mayo Moved, Member Joanne Durkee seconded to approve the Original motion 'Approve the independent service contract between Mt. Diablo Unified School District and Halstrom Academy for the 2018/19 school year.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 5 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 5 - 0
   
Linda Mayo     Yes
Joanne Durkee     Yes
Cheryl Hansen     Yes
Brian Lawrence     Yes
Debra Mason     Yes