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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. 

The Board also has two standing work groups, which typically meet once a month.

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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 Meeting Access

Visit the Board of Education Virtual Meeting page to:

  • Register to speak at a virtual meeting
  • Submit a written statement to be shared with the board
  • Access meetings on YouTube
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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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Board Policies

All board policies are hosted on BoardDocs.

To help protect our community from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Madison Metropolitan School District Board of Education is holding essential board meetings virtually.

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 once a month on Monday evenings with times

Upcoming Meetings

December 2021
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Sun, Nov 28
Mon, Nov 29
Tue, Nov 30
Wed, Dec 1
Thu, Dec 2
Fri, Dec 3
Sat, Dec 4
Sun, Dec 5
Mon, Dec 6
Tue, Dec 7
Wed, Dec 8
Thu, Dec 9
Fri, Dec 10
Sat, Dec 11
Sun, Dec 12
Mon, Dec 13
Tue, Dec 14
Wed, Dec 15
Thu, Dec 16
Fri, Dec 17
Sat, Dec 18
Sun, Dec 19
Mon, Dec 20
Tue, Dec 21
Wed, Dec 22
Thu, Dec 23
Fri, Dec 24
Sat, Dec 25
Sun, Dec 26
Mon, Dec 27
Tue, Dec 28
Wed, Dec 29
Thu, Dec 30
Fri, Dec 31
Sat, Jan 1

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.

Weekly Updates & Board News

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Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, and answers to questions from the Board of Education. Additional updates include COVID community metrics, COVID funding, employee vaccination status, weekly news report, community events and upcoming Board calendar.

Board of Education Weekly Update Graphic

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins and answers to board member questions. Additional information includes an update from Food and Nutrition, community metrics, weekly meeting recordings, weekly news report, community events, and upcoming Board calendar.

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Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, information from partnerships and grants, policy updates, MMSD "Think Tank" brochure, and recruitment/hiring. Other information includes community metrics, meeting recordings, weekly news report, community events, and upcoming Board calendar is included. 

Board of Education Weekly Update Graphic

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, answers to Board member's questions, community metrics, along with meeting recording links. Additional updates include the weekly news report, community events and upcoming Board calendar.

Board of Education Weekly Update Graphic

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, as well as partnerships & grants, answers to Board members' questions, and community metrics. Additional information includes community events, weekly news report, and upcoming board calendar.

Board of Education Weekly Update Graphic

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, and answers to Board questions. Additional information includes West High School fundraising, teacher career fair and staff updates, COVID community metrics, community events, upcoming Board calendar and more.

Board of Education Weekly Update Graphic

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, and answers to questions from the Board of Education. Additional updates include addendum to the Behavior Education Plan Policy, community metrics, weekly news report, community events and upcoming Board calendar.

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Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, answers to board member questions, City of Madison Olin lease update, a human resources report overview, COVID information, and weekly meeting recordings. Additional information about news stories, community events, and upcoming Board calendar is included.

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Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, referendum complementary fundraising campaigns, policy updates, community metrics, weekly news report, metrics and ops meeting recordings, community events and upcoming Board calendar is included. 

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Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, Capital High transition, teacher shortage article from the National Education Association,  along with metrics and ops meeting recordings. Additional updates include community events and upcoming Board calendar.

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Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, as well as 4K-5th Grade Virtual Elementary Option, personal property aid, and community metrics. Additional information includes community events and upcoming board calendar.

Board of Education Weekly Update Graphic

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, and answers to Board questions. Additional information about COVID community metrics, proposed consent agenda, community events and upcoming Board calendar is included.

Board of Education Weekly Update Graphic

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, a hiring report update, and weekly meeting recordings. Additional information about news stories, community events, and upcoming Board calendar is included.

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Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, Summer Semester update, community events and upcoming Board calendar is included. Additionally, WASB flyer and Policy Perspectives is also shared in this week's update.

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Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, as well as information about Operation Fresh Start funding. Additional updates include news stories, community events and upcoming Board calendar.

Board of Education Weekly Update Graphic

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, as well as answers to board member questions. Additional updates include a teacher hiring report,  proposed consent agenda, news stories, community events and upcoming Board calendar.

Board of Education Weekly Update Graphic

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, and answers to Board questions. Additional information about COVID-19 protocols for board meetings, MSCR summer update, news stories, community events and upcoming Board calendar is included.

Board of Education Weekly Update Graphic

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, and answers to Board questions. Additional information about the MMSD flash poll, 2021-2022 budget, news stories, community events and upcoming Board calendar is included.

Board of Education Weekly Update Graphic

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, partnerships and grants, and answers to board member questions. Additional information about news stories, community events and upcoming Board calendar is included.

Board of Education Weekly Update Graphic

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, partnerships and grants, and answers to Board questions. Additional information about the preliminary budget, high school fundraising, MOST, graduation, news stories, community events and upcoming Board calendar is included.

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Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, and answers to Board questions. Additional information about a new study regarding the benefits of Pre-K, MMSD integration aid membership audit, preliminary budget, proposed consent agenda, weekly news, community events, and upcoming Board calendar is included.

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Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, as well as answers to board member questions. Additional updates include board workshop date, LGBTQIA+ day of silence event, human resources report overview, 3rd quarter financial statements, news stories, community events, and upcoming Board calendar.

Board of Education Weekly Update Graphic

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, as well as answers to board member questions. Additional information includes a reminder about a board workshop, news stories, community events, and upcoming Board calendar.

Board of Education Weekly Update Graphic

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, partnerships and grants, as well as answers to board member questions. Additional information includes budget reminders, news stories, community events, and upcoming Board calendar.

Board of Education Weekly Update Graphic

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, and answers to Board questions. Additional information about budget homework, proposed consent agenda, community events, and upcoming Board calendar is included.

Board of Education Weekly Update Graphic

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, as well as answers to board member questions. Additional updates include additional services for students with disabilities, statewide referendum results, state education budget and funding, news stories, community events and upcoming Board calendar.

Board of Education Weekly Update Graphic

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, as well as partnerships and grants. Additional information about assessments, news stories, community events and upcoming Board calendar is included.

Board of Education Weekly Update Graphic

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, as well as answers to board member questions. Additional information includes early budget, statewide budget, proposed consent agenda, community events, and upcoming Board calendar.

Board of Education Weekly Update Graphic

Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, partnerships and grants, as well as answers to board member questions. Additional updates include an overview of LETRS training, news stories, community events, and upcoming Board calendar.

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Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, partnerships and grants, as well as answers to board member questions. Additional information includes 2020 virtual program for summer school, vaccinations, school walk-throughs, budget process, community events, and upcoming Board calendar.

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Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, and answers to Board questions. Additional information about employee handbook items, biennium budget, reopening planning meetings, building walk-throughs, community events, and upcoming Board calendar is included.

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Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, as well as answers to board member questions. Additional information about the West High School Capital Campaign, Memorial High School Pool, proposed consent agenda, community events, and upcoming Board calendar is included.

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Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, as well as a link to a recent district ops meeting recording and links to articles referenced in an instruction work group meeting. Additional updates include COVID testing and vaccine plan, Boys and Girls Club donation, quarterly financials, community events and upcoming Board calendar.

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Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, as well as answers to board member questions. Additional information includes referendum-funded facilities projects, community events, and upcoming Board calendar.

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Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, as well as answers to board member questions. Additional information includes staff recognition, new sponsored research from MEP, federal and state budget update, community events, and upcoming Board calendar.

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Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, budget update, and facility referendum projects. Additional updates include events to celebrate the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, along with the proposed consent agenda, community events, and upcoming Board calendar.

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Updates include a letter from Dr. Jenkins, partnerships and grants, and answers to Board questions. Additional information about COVID-19 funding, the district's AA+ bond rating, MGE solar project partnership, community events and upcoming Board calendar is included.