March 2021 Meeting

Posted by Harvest Coats on 3/4/2021

The Board and Superintendent Student Advisory Panel met and the following items were discussed:

  • Discuss Governor’s Orders- many students mentioned that they feel safest by continuing to wear masks on campus through the end of the year
  • Winter Storm Damage to the local community including student’s personal experiences was discussed. Updates were given on the current repairs to the Hays campuses that were damaged in the winter storm, mostly by frozen pipes breaking and causing water damage
  • Discussion about Board approval of a waiver of missed school days and approval of a resolution for teachers and staff for the missed work days
  • Dr. Wright brought up the encouraging news of all Hays CISD employees being eligible to receive the Covid vaccine in the follow week
  • Esperanza Orosco, Board President, talked about the incredible community service that took place during the storm including using buses as warming stations and water and meals being passed out to families in need during the widespread power and water outages.
  • Students and attending members each contribute “One good thing” that has been happening in their lives. Answers ranging from learning new sports, moving into a new home, and working to buy their first car were mentioned