Published January 14, 2013
Garfield remodel, superintendent mid-year evaluation on agenda for Olympia School Board tonightLisa Pemberton, staff writer
The Olympia School Board is scheduled to meet at 6:30 p.m. tonight at the Knox Administrative Center, 1113 Legion Way S.E., Olympia. Agenda items include: a presentation about Entertainment Explosions Really Big Shoe (an annual variety show that benefits homeless student programs); an update on the districts energy consumption and savings and a presentation about staff allocations to schools by level and category. The board also will discuss and possibly vote on a design for Garfield Elementary Schools modernization and addition.After the meeting, the board will meet in executive session to conduct superintendent Dick Cvitanichs mid-year evaluation. The board also will discuss the qualifications of the districts Director of Communications and Community Relations. Rebecca Japhet, a communications director with the Washington State Legislature, is listed in the School Boards personnel report as the new hire for the position, effective Jan. 21.