Mequon-Thiensville School District

Board of Education News

The MTSD Board of Education is holding Office Hours!

If you have questions about school board operations, responsibilities, and/or wish to provide feedback in a more relaxed setting than during our Regular Business Meetings, Office Hours are for you!

The next session will include two Board members available from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. on Wednesday, December 14, 2022 in the Egelhoff Community Room in the MTSD District Offices at 5000 W. Mequon Rd.

The MTSD Board of Education is holding Office Hours!

If you have questions about school board operations, responsibilities, and/or wish to provide feedback in a more relaxed setting than during our Regular Business Meetings, Office Hours are for you!

The next session will include two Board members available from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. on Wednesday, December 14, 2022 in the Egelhoff Community Room in the MTSD District Offices at 5000 W. Mequon Rd.

On Monday, February 7, the MTSD Board of Education will meet for a Special Meeting for the purpose of conducting a Closed Session and then engage in a Working Board meeting. Included on Monday’s Working Meeting agenda is a discussion of two new high school initiatives for the upcoming 2022-23 school year, and dedicated time for continued discussion by Board members on the topic of communications and community engagement. 

Monday’s meeting does not include the opportunity for public participation. Citizens are always welcome to write or phone the Superintendent or Board with their comments. The closed session will begin at 6:15 p.m. and the working meeting will be hosted virtually and in-person, beginning at 7:00 p.m. 

In case you missed it! Visit the Board’s website to view prior board meeting agendas and past meeting recordings.

Please use this Google form to sign up for virtual meeting access at least two hours prior to the posted start time: https://bit.ly/2Fc30YY. Please contact Amanda Sievers at asievers@mtsd.k12.wi.us with any questions regarding the Board of Education meeting schedule or agenda.

On Monday, February 7, the MTSD Board of Education will meet for a Special Meeting for the purpose of conducting a Closed Session and then engage in a Working Board meeting. Included on Monday’s Working Meeting agenda is a discussion of two new high school initiatives for the upcoming 2022-23 school year, and dedicated time for continued discussion by Board members on the topic of communications and community engagement. 

Monday’s meeting does not include the opportunity for public participation. Citizens are always welcome to write or phone the Superintendent or Board with their comments. The closed session will begin at 6:15 p.m. and the working meeting will be hosted virtually and in-person, beginning at 7:00 p.m. 

In case you missed it! Visit the Board’s website to view prior board meeting agendas and past meeting recordings.

Please use this Google form to sign up for virtual meeting access at least two hours prior to the posted start time: https://bit.ly/2Fc30YY. Please contact Amanda Sievers at asievers@mtsd.k12.wi.us with any questions regarding the Board of Education meeting schedule or agenda.

The MTSD Board of Education will convene on Monday, December 20 for its Regular Monthly Business Meeting and final meeting of 2021! The meeting begins at 7:00 p.m. and is offered both in-person in the Range Line Conference Room and virtually via Zoom. Public participation is welcomed!

In case you missed it: Prior Board meeting video recordings can be accessed on the Board’s website.

Please use this Google form to sign up for virtual meeting access at least two hours prior to the posted start time: https://bit.ly/2Fc30YY. Please contact Amanda Sievers at asievers@mtsd.k12.wi.us with any questions regarding the Board of Education meeting schedule or agenda.

The MTSD Board of Education will convene on Monday, December 20 for its Regular Monthly Business Meeting and final meeting of 2021! The meeting begins at 7:00 p.m. and is offered both in-person in the Range Line Conference Room and virtually via Zoom. Public participation is welcomed!

In case you missed it: Prior Board meeting video recordings can be accessed on the Board’s website.

Please use this Google form to sign up for virtual meeting access at least two hours prior to the posted start time: https://bit.ly/2Fc30YY. Please contact Amanda Sievers at asievers@mtsd.k12.wi.us with any questions regarding the Board of Education meeting schedule or agenda.

The MTSD Board of Education will convene for a Working Meeting and Closed Session on Monday, December 6, 2021 at 6:00 pm. The agenda can be accessed here. Board members will report to the Range Line Conference Room to call to order the open meeting. Following the Pledge of Allegiance, Board members will move to convene in Closed Session pursuant to Wis. Stats. 19.85(1)(g) and Wis. Stats. 19.85 (1)(d). 

Following the conclusion of the Board's Closed Session, Board Members will return to the open meeting in the Conference Room (approximately 7:30 pm) and engage in a mid-year governance check-in and review of the Board's self-evaluation results. Community members are welcome to join the Board for their working meeting discussion on Monday! Per Board Policy 0166, working meetings do not include public comment unless otherwise noted. 

The MTSD Board of Education will convene for a Working Meeting and Closed Session on Monday, December 6, 2021 at 6:00 pm. The agenda can be accessed here. Board members will report to the Range Line Conference Room to call to order the open meeting. Following the Pledge of Allegiance, Board members will move to convene in Closed Session pursuant to Wis. Stats. 19.85(1)(g) and Wis. Stats. 19.85 (1)(d). 

Following the conclusion of the Board's Closed Session, Board Members will return to the open meeting in the Conference Room (approximately 7:30 pm) and engage in a mid-year governance check-in and review of the Board's self-evaluation results. Community members are welcome to join the Board for their working meeting discussion on Monday! Per Board Policy 0166, working meetings do not include public comment unless otherwise noted. 

In case you missed it: Prior Board meeting video recordings can now be accessed on the Board’s website.

A virtual attendance option is available for Monday's meeting. Please use this Google form to sign up for virtual meeting access at least two hours prior to the posted start time: https://bit.ly/2Fc30YY. Please contact Amanda Sievers at asievers@mtsd.k12.wi.us with any questions regarding the Board of Education meeting schedule or agenda.

The MTSD Board of Education has added a Working Board meeting to their schedule on Monday, November 22 at 6:00 PM. Working Board meetings present the Board an opportunity to give feedback to the Administration on topics under development and prior to any formal presentation. Included on Monday’s agenda are two topics that were tabled from the November 15 Business Meeting due to time constraints: ESSER III Discussion and 2021-24 Strategic Planning Update. Public Comment: The Board will welcome comments from the public on both discussion items included on Monday’s agenda.

The MTSD Board of Education has added a Working Board meeting to their schedule on Monday, November 22.

The MTSD Board of Education has added a Working Board meeting to their schedule on Monday, November 22 at 6:00 PM. Working Board meetings present the Board an opportunity to give feedback to the Administration on topics under development and prior to any formal presentation. Included on Monday’s agenda are two topics that were tabled from the November 15 Business Meeting due to time constraints: ESSER III Discussion and 2021-24 Strategic Planning Update. Public Comment: The Board will welcome comments from the public on both discussion items included on Monday’s agenda.

In case you missed it: Prior Board meeting video recordings can now be accessed on the Board’s website.

Monday’s meeting will begin at 6:00 PM in the Range Line Conference Room. A virtual attendance option is also available. Please use this Google form to sign up for virtual meeting access at least two hours prior to the posted start time: https://bit.ly/2Fc30YY. Please contact Amanda Sievers at asievers@mtsd.k12.wi.us with any questions regarding the Board of Education meeting schedule or agenda.

 

The MTSD Board of Education will begin hosting hybrid board meetings this month! The Board’s first hybrid meeting will be held on June 21, 2021 at 7:00 pm in the Homestead High School Performing Arts Center (PAC) and on Zoom. The Board and district leadership team look forward to returning to a meeting format that allows both in-person and virtual engagement from community members. This format will allow those viewing the meeting remotely the same level of participation as those attending in-person. Allowing for equal access to the meeting by all participants, regardless of in-person or virtual attendance, is a priority for the Board and we look forward to ensuring all members of the public are able to participate in meetings in their preferred format. 

In case you missed it! The Board conducted its final virtual Working Board Meeting on Monday, June 7. The video of the meeting can be accessed here

Please contact Amanda Sievers at asievers@mtsd.k12.wi.us with any questions regarding the Board of Education meeting schedule or upcoming agendas.

The MTSD Board of Education will begin hosting hybrid board meetings this month! The Board’s first hybrid meeting will be held on June 21, 2021 at 7:00 pm in the Homestead High School Performing Arts Center (PAC) and on Zoom. The Board and district leadership team look forward to returning to a meeting format that allows both in-person and virtual engagement from community members. This format will allow those viewing the meeting remotely the same level of participation as those attending in-person. Allowing for equal access to the meeting by all participants, regardless of in-person or virtual attendance, is a priority for the Board and we look forward to ensuring all members of the public are able to participate in meetings in their preferred format. 

In case you missed it! The Board conducted its final virtual Working Board Meeting on Monday, June 7. The video of the meeting can be accessed here

Please contact Amanda Sievers at asievers@mtsd.k12.wi.us with any questions regarding the Board of Education meeting schedule or upcoming agendas.

At the Board of Education’s Regular Business Meeting on May 17, 2021, the Board welcomed comments and remarks from meeting participants following the Discussion of the District's Pandemic Plan and Response to COVID-19. Thank you to those community members who joined the May 17 meeting and to those who provided remarks. In alignment with Board Policy 9125, MTSD officials have prepared follow-up information on the topics presented by members of the public during the meeting.

The MTSD Board of Education appreciates the active engagement from stakeholders!

At the Board of Education’s Regular Business Meeting on May 17, 2021, the Board welcomed comments and remarks from meeting participants following the Discussion of the District's Pandemic Plan and Response to COVID-19. Thank you to those community members who joined the May 17 meeting and to those who provided remarks. In alignment with Board Policy 9125, MTSD officials have prepared follow-up information on the topics presented by members of the public during the meeting.

The MTSD Board of Education appreciates the active engagement from stakeholders!

At the Board of Education’s Regular Business and Organizational Meeting on April 26, newly-elected board members took office, all members publicly signed their code of conduct and ethics policy, and the Board elected officers to a one-year term. Consistent with all business meetings of the Board of Education, there was an opportunity for participants to provide comments during the Citizen Communication and Comments portion of the meeting agenda. Thank you to those community members who joined the April 26 meeting and to those who provided remarks. In alignment with Board Policy 9125, MTSD officials have prepared follow-up information on the topics presented by members of the public during the citizen comment portion of Monday’s meeting. 

Thank you to all those actively engaged with the MTSD Board of Education!

At the Board of Education’s Regular Business and Organizational Meeting on April 26, newly-elected board members took office, all members publicly signed their code of conduct and ethics policy, and the Board elected officers to a one-year term. Consistent with all business meetings of the Board of Education, there was an opportunity for participants to provide comments during the Citizen Communication and Comments portion of the meeting agenda. Thank you to those community members who joined the April 26 meeting and to those who provided remarks. In alignment with Board Policy 9125, MTSD officials have prepared follow-up information on the topics presented by members of the public during the citizen comment portion of Monday’s meeting. 

Thank you to all those actively engaged with the MTSD Board of Education!

Are you interested in serving your community as a School Board Member?

Join the current MTSD Board President and Vice President on December 2 for a virtual workshop to learn more about serving the community as a member of the Board of Education. The Board of Education is made up of seven citizens elected at large by voters in the Mequon-Thiensville School District.

Are you interested in serving your community as a School Board Member?

Join the current MTSD Board President and Vice President on December 2 for a virtual workshop to learn more about serving the community as a member of the Board of Education. The Board of Education is made up of seven citizens elected at large by voters in the Mequon-Thiensville School District. Members are elected to three-year overlapping terms, with elections for at least two seats held every year. The Mequon-Thiensville Board of Education provides oversight that enables our public education system to successfully achieve the ideals and goals set out in the Strategic Plan. The Board of Education utilizes a governance model to achieve the strategic goals of the organization. At this informational workshop, community members will learn more about the District’s governance model and strategic framework, the time commitment and responsibilities of being a Board Member, and how to file paperwork with the District to run for a seat on the Board in the upcoming Spring Election (April 6, 2021).

Please sign up to participate in this virtual opportunity!

On Monday, October 5, the MTSD Board of Education will engage in a Working Board meeting. Working Board meetings present the Board an opportunity to give feedback to the Administration on topics under development and prior to any formal presentation. Included on Monday’s agenda is a discussion of the District’s Communications Plan associated with the Referendum Project and a discussion and analysis of Fund 80 - the District’s Community Service Fund. 

On Monday, November 2, the MTSD Board of Education will engage in a Working Board meeting. Working Board meetings present the Board an opportunity to give feedback to the Administration on topics under development and prior to any formal presentation. Included on Monday’s agenda is a discussion of the Schematic Design phase of the District’s Referendum Project and a discussion of the 2021-2022 Curriculum Proposals. 

Unless otherwise noted, Working Board meetings do not include the opportunity for public participation. Citizens are always welcome to write or phone the Superintendent or Board with their comments. The meeting will be hosted virtually and begin at 6:00 p.m. 

In case you missed it: The Board conducted its Regular Monthly Business meeting on Tuesday, October 27. The video of the meeting can be accessed here.

Please use this Google form to sign up for virtual meeting access at least two hours prior to the posted start time: https://bit.ly/2Fc30YY.

A full schedule of Board of Education meetings for the 2020-2021 school year can be found at: https://www.mtsd.k12.wi.us/board. Please contact Amanda Sievers at asievers@mtsd.k12.wi.us with any questions regarding the Board of Education meeting schedule or agenda.