BOARD RETREAT AGENDA

Children’s Kiva Montessori School

Elementary/Middle School - Board of Directors Retreat

Friday, January 06, 2017 at 8:30 am

Sophia Retreat and Event Center--19581 Road 31, Dolores

  1. Vision – Children’s Kiva Montessori School will provide a vibrant and engaging learning environment based on the teachings of Dr. Maria Montessori that supports all students’ academic excellence and ability to become empowered, creative, lifelong learners responsible for themselves, their community, and their environment. 

Mission – Children’s Kiva Montessori School uses authentic Montessori methods, Community-Based educational approaches, and integrated academics (STEAM) to support student academic success, responsibility, and independence.

Montessori Moment – Julie

Volunteer for next Montessori Moment (TBD at meeting) -

  1. Board Meeting Efficiency
  2. Committee List Updates
  3. Committee Guiding Documents
  4. General Review of Policies
  5. External networking to improve school & board function (annual ask)
  6. Annual Board Calendar
  7. Updates on legislative changes/ policies (Someone assigned to monitor/report--Julie)
  8. Job descriptions & letters of hire
  9. Building and Location updates

STRATEGIC PLAN (on Google—to share with participants has several examples)

—Committee Assignments—

FINANCE

EVALUATIONS

BOARD DEVELOPMENT

XI. Review action items.

XII. Next Meeting--January 23, 2016 6:30pm 18 N. Beech

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