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School Board Meetings Code


If, during the course of the meeting covered by this notice, the Board of Trustees should determine that a closed or executive session of the Board of Trustees is required, then such closed or executive session as authorized by the Texas Open Meetings Acts, Texas Government Code Chapter 551, Subchapters D and E, will be held by the School Board at the date, hour, and place given in this notice or as soon after the commencement of the meeting covered by this notice as the School Board may conveniently meet in such closed or executive meeting or session concerning any and all purposes permitted by the Act, including but not limited to the following sections and purposes:

 Texas Government Code Section:

 551.071          Private consultation with the Board’s attorney

551.072           Discussing purchase, exchange, lease, or value of real property

551.073           Discussing negotiated contracts for prospective gifts or donations

551.074           Discussing personnel or to hear complaints against personnel

551.076           Considering the deployment, specific occasions for, or implementation of, security personnel or                                 devices

551.082           Considering discipline of a public school child, or complaint or charges against personnel

551.083           Considering the standards, guidelines, terms, or conditions the Board will follow, or will instruct its                             representatives to follow, in consultation with representatives of employee groups

551.084           Exclude witnesses from a hearing

551.086           Deliberation Regarding Economic Development Negotiations

Before any closed meeting is convened, the presiding officer will publicly identify the section or sections of the Act authorizing the closed meetings.  Should any final action, final decision, or final vote be required in the opinion of the School Board with regard to any matter considered in such closed meeting then the final action, final decision, or final vote shall be either:

 (a)    In the open meeting covered by the Notice upon the reconvening of the public meeting; or

(b)   At a subsequent public meeting of the School Board upon notice thereof; as the Board shall determine.