Board Meeting Agenda

The Governor of Illinois has issued a disaster declaration due to COVID-19 which is in effect until July 25, 2020. The Superintendent and President of the Board of Education of CCHS District #165 have determined that an in-person meeting is not practical or prudent due to the Governor's disaster declaration. In-person public participation is also not practical or prudent due to the parameters of the Governor's disaster declaration. Members of the public may hear the July 16, 2020 CCHS District #165 Board of Education meeting at the telephone number listed below. Members of the public wishing to submit public comments may do so via email to, prior to 5:00 pm on July 16, 2020. Questions about the meeting format may be directed to Mr. Murphy at 618-457-4722 ext 27. 

Carbondale Community High School District #165

Board of Education Meeting

Thursday, July 16, 2020


Telephone Number:  478-419-0071

Pin Number:  248833041#

The regular scheduled meeting of the Carbondale Community High School District 165 Board of Education will be held in the Carbondale Community High School Cafeteria, 1301 East Walnut Street, Carbondale, Illinois 62902, on Thursday, July 16, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.


1.   Call to Order – President

2.   Roll Call – Secretary

3.   Approval of Minutes

            a.   Regular Meeting of June 18, 2020

            b.   Special Meeting of June 25, 2020

4.   Old Business

5.   New Business

            a.   Public Comments

            b.   Recognition of Student and Teacher Achievements and Correspondence

                        1.   FOIA Requests

            c.   Payment of Bills

            d.   Committee Reports

                        1.   Superintendent’s Report

                        2.   Principal’s Report

                        3.   CCHS Handbooks: 2020-21 Revisions

            e.   Bids/Quote

            f.    Resolution Affirming CCHS District #165 Board of Education’s Commitment to
                  Eliminate Racial Injustice

            g.   2020-21 Vendors

            h.   2020-21 School Calendar

            i.    Semi-Annual Review of Executive Session Minutes

            j.    Annual Review of County Facilities Sales Tax Resolution

            k.   IASB PRESS Issue 104 Board Policy Manual Updates—First Reading

            l.    Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Grant

            m.  Executive Session

            n.   Personnel

                        1.   Resignations/Retirements

                        2.   Employment of 2020-21 Extra-Duty/Extended-Time Personnel

                        3.   Employment of 2020-21 Rebound Grant Personnel

                        4.   2020-21 Volunteers

                        5.   Minimum Wage Increase

6.   Adjournment