Eleven Schools Temporarily Transitioning to Remote Learning

Eleven Huntsville City Schools will temporarily transition to remote learning on Thursday, Jan. 20 and Friday, Jan. 21. Students will return to campus on Monday, Jan. 24.  The district’s Preventative Measures Team worked collaboratively with the school’s leadership team to assess several factors before making the decision to transition to remote learning, including the number of positive COVID-19 cases and/or staffing availability.  For additional details, including a complete list of the schools affected, click the More Information button below.

Board Agendas

  • 02/09/2021 - 6:00PM - Work Session

    Character Word for February: Courtesy

    The meeting was called to order by the President at 6:00 p.m. The Board President, Ms. Elisa Ferrell; Vice President, Mr. Walker McGinnis; Mr. Carlos Mathews; Ms. Beth Wilder and Ms. Michelle Watkins were present for the meeting. A quorum was present. Also present were the Superintendent, Ms. Christie Finley and the School Board Attorney, Mr. Chris Pape.

    The Moment of Silent Reflection was led by the President. The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Ms. Leigh Ann Brown, Coordinator of School Counseling Services. 

    The following motion was made by Mr. McGinnis: I move that the Board go into executive session for the following reasons: to discuss with the Board’s attorney the legal ramifications of and legal options for pending litigation and controversies not yet being litigated but imminently likely to be litigated, and for the purpose of discussing the general reputation and character of an individual. The motion was seconded by Ms. Wilder, approved. The board will be executive session 30 minutes. No action was taken.

    In addition to the motion, second, and vote to go into executive session, the following will be made a part of the minutes as received from the school attorney, Chris Pape: I am familiar with the reasons for the proposed executive session and it is my opinion that the pending litigation exception in the Open Meetings Act applies to the planned discussion during the executive session.

    There being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 8:24 p.m.

    • MOMENT OF SILENT REFLECTION
    • PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
    • CELEBRATION/RESOLUTION
    • WORK SESSION
      • New Property Update
      • Pillar 4: Jemison/Columbia High School Facilities Improvement Update
      • Pillar 4: FY20-21 Capital Plan Project Update: Academy for Academics and Arts (AAA) Canopy and Walkway, Lee High School Softball Complex Renovation and Grissom High School Enhancements (Security Building and Attendance Office Awning)
      • Memorandum of Agreement (MOU) for the Focus Groups between Huntsville City Board of Education and The Schools Foundation, Inc. (TSF)
      • New Policy #2.10 - Superintendent Advisory Committee
      • New Policy #4.19 - Prohibition on Aiding and Abetting Sexual Abuse
      • Revised Policy #5.12.1 - Unlawful Discrimination Prohibited
      • Cooperative Strategies Attendance Boundaries Agreement
      • Pillar 4: Find My School Renewal
      • Vector Solutions SafeSchools
    • NEW BUSINESS
      • Professional Services Agreement Report
      • Human Resources Report
      • Cooperative Strategies Attendance Boundaries Agreement
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