Documents 2012

Documents for September 2012

Bill Self contract extension 2012
September 28, 2012
Bill Self's contract extension 2012
Lawrence High SAT scores
September 25, 2012
The school's mean scores.
Free State SAT scores
September 25, 2012
The school's mean scores.
District debt
September 25, 2012
A report on the Lawrence public schools' debt going into a proposed April bond election. The first page is a history of bond elections in the district. The second is a graph showing expiring debt. The goal in the bond issue, as described now, is to pass something that allows the district to spend money while keeping the amount of debt — set to go down in the next few years — about level. The third page shows the debt repayment schedule as it stands now.
Enrollment numbers
September 20, 2012
Full results of the district's 20th-day attendance records.
Kansas state assessments
September 18, 2012
The so-called Kansas Report Card shows that performance on the Kansas state assessments was down last year, though more students' scores were deemed to be in the "exemplary" category.
List of downtown parking garage assessments
September 18, 2012
A list of estimated assessments for all the properties included in a proposed Downtown Lawrence benefit district that would pay for an expanded parking garage at the Lawrence Public Library.
McEwen board presentation
September 14, 2012
This PDF includes graphs charting graduation rates and assessment performance for a wide range of student populations. District administrator Terry McEwen presented it to the school board as part of its annual goal-setting meeting on Aug. 13.
Assessment results trends
September 14, 2012
This presentation shows point-in-time versus year-of-growth-model assessment trends — and that achievement gaps are lower with growth-model data.
Haskell News Release
September 13, 2012
A news release issued by Haskell Indian Nations University President James Redman Thursday.
Bond issue scope presentation
September 7, 2012
Gould Evans' bond issue scope proposal.
School borders presentation
September 7, 2012
More information about the plan, as presented to the board.
Justice Department Investigation of Topeka Correctional Facility
September 6, 2012
Federal investigation showing violation of constitutional rights in Topeka Correctional Facility
Open Records request for Holmes application
September 5, 2012
Documents pertaining to James Holmes' graduate school application that were received from KU under a Kansas Open Records Request from the Lawrence Journal-World.