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    We encourage you to join us at a Coeur d'Alene Public Schools Board meeting or watch from home via live stream on Facebook [www.Facebook.com/cdaschools] and YouTube [www.yourtube.com/cdaschools271]. As elected School Board members, we are interested in your concerns and opinions. We encourage public participation in our district and welcome your comments.

    2018-19 Board Meetings 

    The board generally meets the first Monday of each month at Midtown Center [1505 N. Fifth Street, CdA] unless otherwise noted. Meet our Trustees.

    • Monday, August 6 at 5 PM 
    • Monday, September 10 at 5 PM 
    • Monday, October 1 at 5 PM 
    • Monday, November 5 at 5 PM 
    • Monday, December 3 at 5 PM 
    • Monday, January 7 at 5 PM - Annual Meeting

     

    View posted meeting agendas   l  View archive video of past meetings  l  Print the monthly meeting calendar
     
    Generally, the third Monday of the month will be set aside for special meetings, workshops and/or forums as needed.
     
    The Board of Trustees may call meetings as necessary in accordance with Idaho Code 33-510 and 67-2343. Minutes are posted to the website within 3-4 working days after Board approval, which occurs at the next regularly scheduled board meeting. 

    Public Comment

    If you wish to share your thoughts and suggestions with our board there are several ways you can do this.

    • Address the board during public comment by signing up just prior to the start of the monthly meeting. Please bring six copies of any handouts you may wish to include.
    • Submit written testimony or comment to the Clerk of the Board at ltowne@cdaschools.org.
    • Comment on items published for public review (policies, curriculum, etc). Items up for review are published on our website. 

    Can't Make It? 

    If you cannot attend in person, meetings are also broadcast on CDATV Channel 19. You may request an audio CD recording of previous regular board meetings for a fee of $5. DVDs of previous regular Board meetings may be obtained for a fee of $25. Note that only regular monthly meetings are audio/video recorded, but minutes for special meetings are available.  

    Public Records

    Our district strives to make all records public, unless exempt in accordance with Idaho Code Title 74, Chapter 1, Sections 74-103 and FERPA regulations and guidelines. This information is updated monthly, or as required. All public information must be submitted in accordance with Idaho Code 74-102.
     
    For access to current or previous agendas and minutes, to order audio or video of a regular board meeting, to make a public records request, or for any questions or other assistance, contact Lynn Towne, below.
     
    Our Clerk of the Board is Ms. Lynn Towne.
     
    Clerk of the Board, Lynn Towne
    208.664.8241
    ltowne@cdaschools.org
     
    Lynn Towne began working for Coeur d'Alene School District in 1989.  She worked as the assistant to the Associate Superintendent/Curriculum Director and as acting clerk until being appointed Clerk of the Board in 2006. 
     
    Lynn is a Past President of the Idaho Association of Education Office Professionals and currently assist with training for new clerks in conjunction with Idaho School Boards Association.