ECS Board Meeting Recap March 14, 2024

Eureka City Schools Board of Education Meeting Recap for March 14, 2024
Posted on 03/15/2024

March 15, 2024 - Eureka, CA - The following is an overview of the Eureka City Schools Board of Education regular public meeting from Thursday, March 14, 2024. 

  • Students from Winzler Children's Center led the Pledge of Allegiance and presented the Board with a “Growing Each Day - Winzler Class of 2037” poster. 

All items on the Consent Calendar were approved, except Item J(21) Approval of Partnership Between Humboldt County Office of Education and Eureka City Schools for the Golden State Pathways Grant, which was pulled from the agenda.

    Eureka City Schools Board of Education 3-15-24
  •  Discussion/Action items were all approved and as follows:
  • District to Adopt Initial District Proposal for the 2024-2027 Negotiations Between Eureka City Schools and the CSEA Redwood Chapter #88
  • District to Adopt Initial District Proposal for the 2024-2027 Negotiations Between Eureka City Schools and the Eureka Teachers Association/CTA/NEA
  • Consideration of Resolution 23-24-028 to Eliminate/Reduce Classified Positions
  • Consideration of and Possible Action on Resolution 23-24-031 Regarding Certificated Reduction in Force (0.6 FTE Layoff)
  • Approval of 2023-2024 Second Interim Report
  • Certification of the 2022-2023 Audit Findings Corrective Plans and Recommendations
  • Approval of Resolution No. 23-24-033: Committing Funds
  • Resolution #23-24-032: Resolution to Transfer from General Fund 01 Committed Fund Balance Reserves to Special Reserve Fund for Capital Outlay Projects 40

Presentations, reports, and discussions are solely meant to inform/update the Board and gain feedback, they were as follows:

  • Annual Special Education Update
  • Proposition 28 - Arts and Music in Schools Update
  • Local Control Accountability Plan Update

Information only items:

  • April 2024 - Review of CDE Calendar of Events
  • Meaningful Board Report (Future Annual Items)


The Winzler Pledge of Allegiance video can be found at the following link:

Winzler Children's Center Students lead the Pledge of Allegiance at ECS Board Meeting

All Board items and attachments can be obtained via the following link:

More information on the Board of Education can be found at: 


The next regularly scheduled ECS Board of Education meeting will be:

April 4, 2024

Eureka City Schools

2100 J Street, Eureka, CA 95501

Frances H. Taplin Board Room

All Meetings Begin at 6:30 p.m. for the Regular Open Session

(Closed Session Occurs Prior to the Open Session)

Press Contact:

Sierra Speer Dillon

Communications and Marketing Coordinator

Eureka City Schools

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