Thursday, October 23, 2014
LCPS Mission: The Las Cruces Public Schools, in partnership with students, families, and the community, provide a student-centered learning environment that cultivates character, fosters academic excellence, and embraces diversity.
Board of Education
Superintendent and Board of Education

Superintendent and Board of Education
Left to right, back row, LCPS Board of Education members Maria Flores and Dr. Connie Phillips, President Dr. Bonnie Votaw, Vice President Barbara Hall; and, front row, Secretary Chuck Davis and Superintendent Stan Rounds.

Vision (Policy AD): The Las Cruces Public Schools exemplifies a world-class educational system where all students are prepared to succeed in a diverse and increasingly complex global society and affirms that a high-quality education is the fundamental right of every child.

Mission (Policy AD): The Las Cruces Public Schools, in partnership with students, families, and the community, provide a student-centered learning environment that cultivates character, fosters academic excellence, and embraces diversity.

Goals (Policy BA):

  • Promote relevant and rigorous education for a diverse student community by continuous monitoring, assessment, and revision of the District’s Educational Plan for Student Success (EPSS)
  • Promote a positive and effective relationship with the Superintendent.
  • Provide leadership and budgetary resources to support differentiated professional development.
  • Support collaboration to build confidence among key stakeholders (i.e. schools, families, community) to accomplish the District’s mission.
  • Review, authorize, and support the District’s capital assets and facilities master plan.
  • Approve a budget and provide fiduciary oversight to meet District’s mission and goals.

Board Meetings and Schedule

The School Board will meet in the board room of the administration building. See schedule. All meetings are open to the public except such as are adjudicatory in nature or pertain to personnel matters. An agenda for each meeting may be obtained from the superintendent 24 hours in advance of the meeting. Any deviation from this schedule will be published in accordance with established procedure of the Board of Education pertinent to special and emergency meetings.

School Board meetings are televised live on CLC-TV channel 20, and then rebroadcast the following Saturday at 7:00 am.

Las Cruces Public Schools will provide an interpreter for the hearing impaired upon requests which are submitted to the Superintendent’s Office at least three days prior to the meeting.

Meeting Information:
Legal notices
Minutes, Agendas and Packet Materials
Notice of 2014/15 regular school board meetings
Notice of 2014/15 school board work sessions
2014 Open Meetings Act Resolution

Proposed Resolutions

Carryover Authorization Resolution
Funding NM Land Grant and Severance Resolution
Multiage Resolution
NMTeach Delay Resolution
PARCC Assessment Delay Resolution
PARCC Resolution NEA
Return to Work Resolution Retirees
Teen Substance Abuse Resolution
Three Tiered Salary Structure Resolution

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