Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 8/10/2015 - 5:30 PM
Category: Business/Action Items
Type: Action
Subject: 17.1 Rocketship Education Mt. Diablo Charter School Petition under Education Code section 47605(b)
LCAP (Local Control Accountability Plan) Goal:
File Attachment:
080315 Resolution Containing Findings re Rocketship Education Petition (Posting).pdf
080315 RS Evaluation Instrument (Posting).pdf
Summary: On June 17, 2015, the District received a petition to form the Rocketship Education Mt. Diablo Charter School. Pursuant to E.C. §47605(b), the School Board held a public hearing on July 15, 2015, to hear community input regarding the petition.

On Friday, August 7, District Staff finalized and publically posted its evaluation of the petition with reference to the criteria and grounds stated in the Education Code. Tonight, the Board will be asked to take action to either (1) grant the petition, or (2) deny the petition, under Education Code section 47605(b).
Fiscal Impact
Recommendation: Decision of the Board of Education.
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Debbie Maher - Sr. Administrative Executive Assistant to the Superintendent
Signed By:
Dr. Nellie Meyer - Superintendent
Vote Results:

New Motion
Member Brian Lawrence Moved, Member Barbara Oaks seconded to approve the New motion 'Deny the Rocketship Education Mt. Diablo Charter School under Education Code, Section 47605(b), and adopt the Resolution and inclusion of the rubric as findings.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 5 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 5 - 0
Linda Mayo     Yes
Cheryl Hansen     Yes
Brian Lawrence     Yes
Barbara Oaks     Yes
Debra Mason     Yes