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Madison Metropolitan School District

Board of Education

Our Mission: Every school will be a thriving school that prepares every student to graduate from high school college, career and community ready.

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About the Board of Education

The Madison Board of Education is a seven-member policymaking body. Members are elected in April to serve staggered three-year terms in office. Our Strategic Framework lays out a roadmap for our work. 

Regular Board meetings are generally held on the last Monday of the month, beginning at 6 p.m. Special meetings and work groups typically hold meetings one a month.

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Contact the Board of Education

To reach all seven board members, please use the following group e-mail address: board@madison.k12.wi.us.

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Meeting Agendas and Notices

All Meeting Agendas and notices are hosted on BoardDocs (updated at noon on Fridays).

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Board Policies

All board policies are hosted on BoardDocs.

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Board Meeting Access

You can watch/listen to virtual meetings at the Madison Board of Education YouTube Channel. An archive of meetings is available as well.
 

Speak at a Virtual Meeting

  • To register to speak at a virtual meeting, please fill out the registration information. This portal will open one hour prior to the meeting start time.
  • You will receive an invitation to attend the Zoom meeting shortly thereafter.
  • You may want to give yourself a few moments to install the Zoom client and register an account if you plan to speak at a virtual meeting.
  • You may also attend in your web browser by visiting https://zoom.us/join and entering the meeting ID provided.  
  • Once you have registered, you will get notification about how to access the meeting. You will be put into a silent waiting room until you are called to join the meeting and give your statement. Registrants will be given three minutes to speak, and there will be a timer shared on the screen.
  • Speakers will then be asked to wrap up their statement and can then leave the meeting.
  • SPACE IS LIMITED, so if you are not able to speak, you will be offered a chance to submit a written statement that will be shared with the Board members.
  • Please remember that the meetings are live-streamed on YouTube so you can watch/listen to the meeting while you are waiting. 
     

Submit a Written Statement for a Virtual Meeting

Please register to provide a written statement to the Board of Education. It would be helpful if your statement indicates your support or opposition to an agenda item for the meeting. This portal will be open for posting three days prior to the meeting. Statements will be attached to the agenda for that meeting, and a summary will be read during the meeting by the board president or chair of the particular meeting. 

Upcoming Meetings

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Sun, Jul 31
Mon, Aug 1
Tue, Aug 2
Wed, Aug 3
Thu, Aug 4
Fri, Aug 5
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Thu, Aug 11
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Thu, Aug 18
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Tue, Aug 23
Wed, Aug 24
Thu, Aug 25
Fri, Aug 26
Sat, Aug 27
Sun, Aug 28
Mon, Aug 29
Tue, Aug 30
Wed, Aug 31
Thu, Sep 1
Fri, Sep 2
Sat, Sep 3

Board of Education Members

To reach all seven board members, please use the following group e-mail address: board@madison.k12.wi.us. Members of the Madison Board of Education are elected in April and serve staggered three-year terms.

The seven members of the 2022 Board of Education

Board of Education Standing Work Groups

Board of Education Ad Hoc Committees

Board of Education Weekly Updates

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins and answers to Board members' questions. Other information includes updates on: Human Resources, construction, summer semester; articles of interest; great things happening around MMSD; and upcoming Board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins. Other information includes weekly metrics meeting agenda and recording; updates: Human Resources, construction, assessments, MSCR; proposed consent agenda; articles of interest; great things happening around MMSD; and upcoming Board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins and answers to Board members' questions. Additional information includes an update from Human Resources, construction updates, great things happening around MMSD, and upcoming Board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins and answers to Board members' questions. Additional information includes an update from Human Resources, construction updates, on-track to graduation plan revisions, Badger Rock Wellness Wednesdays, great things happening around MMSD, and upcoming Board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins and answers to Board members' questions. Other information includes a school safety assessments, meeting recordings, SEA update, article of interest, great things happening around MMSD, and upcoming Board calendar. 

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, and answers to Board members' questions. Other information includes summer school building safety (warm weather), meeting recording links, a staffing analysis, Madison Promise update, proposed consent agenda, great things happening around MMSD, and upcoming Board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, and answers to Board members' questions. Other information includes staffing analysis, weekly meeting recordings, construction update, wellness policy, Summer Arts Academy, Board member amendments/inquiries, great things happening around MMSD, and upcoming board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, and answers to Board members' questions. Other information includes meeting recordings,  weekly staffing analysis, construction update, articles of interest, great things happening around MMSD, and upcoming Board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins and answers to Board members' questions. Additional information includes partnerships & grants, staffing analysis, construction update, strategic framework timeline, weekly meeting recordings, articles of interest, great things happening around MMSD, and upcoming Board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, answers to Board members' questions. Additional information includes staffing analysis, construction updates, great things happening around MMSD, and upcoming Board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins and answers to Board members' questions. Other information includes a staffing analysis, update on fans, meeting recordings, quarter three financials, district issued devices for SEAs, proposed consent agenda, articles of interest, great things happening around MMSD, and upcoming Board calendar. 

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, and answers to Board members' questions. Other information includes a staffing analysis, meeting recording links, articles of interest, great things happening around MMSD, and upcoming Board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, a snippet from the book "Good to Great," as well as MMSD's start and dismissal plan for 2022-2023. Other information includes the board member amendment process, Summer Arts Academy update, staffing analysis, charge of wage options, legal services news, weekly meeting recordings, articles of interest, great things happening around MMSD, and upcoming board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, and answers to questions from the Board of Education. Other information includes literacy materials, meeting recordings, articles of interest, great things happening around MMSD, and upcoming Board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins. Additional information includes K-5 Instructional Resources Materials Adoption Process, wellness policy revisions, staffing analysis, weekly meeting recordings, Quarter 2 financial statements, proposed consent agenda, 2022 African American History challenge, articles of interest, great things happening around MMSD, and upcoming Board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, answers to Board members' questions. Additional information includes anti-racist teaching responses, weekly staffing analysis, onboarding process, great things happening around MMSD, community events, and upcoming Board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins. Other information includes Summer Arts Academy, Food & Nutrition update, staffing analysis, COVID metrics, meeting recordings, great things happening around MMSD, and upcoming Board calendar. 

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, and answers to Board members' questions. Other information includes East High School sexual violence focus group, assessments in MMSD, K-5 core instructional resources materials adoption process, special education in MMSD, meeting recording links, COVID-19 metrics, staffing analysis, great things happening around MMSD, and upcoming Board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins and answers to Board members' questions. Other information includes COVID metrics, weekly meeting recordings, an article of interest, proposed consent agenda, great things happening around MMSD, upcoming board calendar, and a staffing analysis.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, an answers answers to questions from the Board of Education. Additional updates include positive feedback to students and staff, K-5 core instructional resources materials adoption, High School math and chemistry core instructional resources review and adoption process, MEP report, staffing analysis, meeting recordings, weekly news, and upcoming Board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins and answers to Board members' questions. Additional information includes K-5 Instructional Resources Materials Adoption Process, staffing analysis, weekly meeting recordings, articles of interest, and upcoming Board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, a partnerships and grants submission, and answers to Board members' questions. Additional information includes Student Teacher Signing Day event, staffing analysis, food & nutrition update, K-12 Instructional Materials Adoption, proposed consent agenda items, community metrics, weekly meeting recordings, articles of interest, and upcoming Board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins. Other information includes K-5 Core Instructional Resources Adoption Process, Human Resources Weekly Staffing Analysis, meeting recordings, articles of interest, and upcoming Board calendar. 

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins. Other information includes the K-5 Core Instructional Resources Materials Adoption Process, Madison College Early College STEM Academy data, Referendum Fundraising Campaigns, meeting recording links, COVID-19 metrics,  and upcoming Board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins. Other information includes a staffing analysis update, weekly meeting recordings, an article of interest, upcoming board calendar, and WASB November and December Policy Perspectives.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, an update from Partnerships and Grants, as well as answers to questions from the Board of Education. Additional updates include employee bonus guidance, K=5 core instructional resources materials adoption, COVID community metrics, Robert's Rules of Order, articles of interest, meeting recordings, proposed consent agenda, and upcoming Board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins and answers to Board members' questions. Additional information includes COVID community metrics, an MMSD 2021 summer semester report, Chamber of Commerce presentation, weekly meeting recordings, community events, and upcoming Board calendar.

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins and answers to board member questions. Additional information includes a wellness update, articles of interest, community metrics, weekly meeting recordings, community events, and upcoming Board calendar.