Compass Rose Public Schools
Date and Time
Friday March 10, 2023 at 11:00 AM
522 Billy Mitchell Blvd, San Antonio, TX 78226
A. Herrera Jr. (remote), C. Reed (remote), D. Martinez (remote), K. Colombero, K. Grimes (remote), K. Indorf (remote), M. Walker (remote), S. Mekuria-Grillo (remote), T. Morenz (remote)
C. Hernandez, D. Barfield
Directors who arrived after the meeting opened
D. Martinez, M. Walker, S. Mekuria-Grillo
Ex Officio Members Present
Non Voting Members Present
Celeste Brown (remote), Jaime Mora (remote), L. Reed (remote), M. Couch (remote), Melissa Franklin (remote), P. Awbrey (remote)
I. Opening Items
Call the Meeting to Order
II. Consent Agenda
III. Program Highlight
Student Recruitment & Enrollment
Jaime Mora and Pam Awbrey presented on the new student recruitment to the enrollment process.
IV. Advocacy Update
Legislative Session Updates
Celeste Brown shared current legislative focuses and updates on the house public education committee.
Board is also invited to a Day at the Capitol in Austin on April 13th. Email Celeste Brown if interested in attending.
V. Finance & Facility
Finance Committee Report
Larry Ray Reed shared the financial summary, revenue, and expenses budget to actuals and other financial statements.
Paul Morrissey shared the status of the three current facility projects: Harvest, Legacy and Dream.
VI. Academic & Talent
Paul Morrissey shared info regarding interim and iReady assessments. Specifically, he shared comparisons for reading and math IAs from spring 2022 to spring 2023. He shared reading and math growth for iReady. Discussed the new shifts to help accelerate academic growth at campuses: focusing on priority classrooms, 80/20 meetings, and polaris walkthroughs.
Compass Rose Public Schools will be working to review and update its charter to reflect the academic shifts it has made (ie. adding elementary grades).
VIII. Executive Session
Moved into executive session at 12:42pm