Stipends vs. Supplemental Salaries

Not all teachers are equal… some are more equal than others. . . . → Read More: Stipends vs. Supplemental Salaries

GPS – School Board Mtg – May 24, 2011 @ 7pm, District Offices

GPS hires 4 admins, spends $716K on traffic issues, and approves the Memorandum of Understanding for the local teacher’s union. . . . → Read More: GPS – School Board Mtg – May 24, 2011 @ 7pm, District Offices

GPS – School Board Mtg – May 10, 2011

School Board Packet Contents and Agenda Details:

Executive Session – Approval of 2 Principals and a Director of Curriculum. Presentation on new “Advisory Program” to be piloted at Campo Verde High School, presented by Principal Jared Ryan Approvals of Principals and Director of Curriculum Approval of Revised Budget 2010-2011. Check out details, some numbers are . . . → Read More: GPS – School Board Mtg – May 10, 2011

Gov Brewer signs SB1263 – Gilbert Public Schools Can Now Dive Into Debt

New Bonding Initiatives are just around the corner. AZ Legislature lifting debt ceiling for public school districts. Administrators going back to the well to think up new reasons why they need cash… . . . → Read More: Gov Brewer signs SB1263 – Gilbert Public Schools Can Now Dive Into Debt

GPS – School Board Mtg – April 26, 2011

GPS School Board Mtg – Tuesday, April 26, 2011 @ 7pm located at the GPS District Offices, 140 S. Gilbert Rd, Gilbert.

Features in this meeting include: Teacher pay for performance details. What is this? For those who were around for Gov. Hull’s efforts to bring more dollars into the classroom by increasing sales tax . . . → Read More: GPS – School Board Mtg – April 26, 2011

GPS – School Board Mtg – BUDGET DISCUSSION!!!!

Tuesday, March 22, 2011 @ 6pm is a working session for Budget Update. You can see the board packet with agenda, and all the stuffings by clicking the link below. Unfortunately, you will not find a great deal regarding the budget, proposed cuts and/or revenue boosting through increased fees and such. Come and listen to . . . → Read More: GPS – School Board Mtg – BUDGET DISCUSSION!!!!

GPS Recognized for Low Administrative Costs

We’re pleased to report on achievement and give recognition where it is deserved. Thus, we are pleased to report that the State of Arizona auditor general has released a report that shows GPS is ranked 1st in the state for the amount of dollars finding their way into the classroom. A short video from ABC-15 . . . → Read More: GPS Recognized for Low Administrative Costs

Strategic Planning Meeting – Mar 10, 2011 @ 5:30pm, District Office

MEETING NOTICE!!!

There will be a Strategic Planning meeting on March 10, 2011 @ 5:30pm at the District Office Complex located at 140 S. Gilbert Rd, Gilbert.

The minutes from last meeting can be viewed from the GPS website, or you can click HERE to get them directly. GPS-Strategic Plan-Minutes 02242011

. . . → Read More: Strategic Planning Meeting – Mar 10, 2011 @ 5:30pm, District Office

GPS – School Board Meeting – Mar 08, 2011 @ 7pm

Come on down and join in recognizing the outstanding teachers for the 3rd Quarter of this school year. Page 10 of the school board packet will show you a list of all the folks being recognized for acheivement at the next meeting.

Also notice that evaluations and contract renewals of school principals is listed.

. . . → Read More: GPS – School Board Meeting – Mar 08, 2011 @ 7pm

Strategic Planning Meeting – Feb 24, 2011 @ 5:30pm, District Office

Strategic Planning Meeting – 2.24.2011 @ 5:30pm – District Offices . . . → Read More: Strategic Planning Meeting – Feb 24, 2011 @ 5:30pm, District Office