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School Board of the Year

 

Dr. Danny Lovett, Executive Director
Region 5 Education Service Center

 August 13, 2020

REGION 5 NAMES VIDOR ISD SCHOOL BOARD AS
2020 SCHOOL BOARD OF THE YEAR

 

Region 5 Education Service Center is pleased to announce that Vidor ISD is the regional winner for TASA’s 2020 School Board of the Year. Board Members include David Camp, President; Mike Marion, Vice-President; Rollie Burr, Secretary; Natalie Long, Asst. Secretary; Carrie Vincent, Member; Gina VanDevender, Member; and Michael Helms, Member. Dr. Jay Killgo is Superintendent.

School Boards are awarded the honor based on support for educational improvement projects and school transformation initiatives, as well as for educational performance in accordance with state-established standards. Other criteria include adherence to adopted board policies, function as a policy-making body, and a number of additional standards.

Specifically, Vidor ISD School Board Members have displayed excellence in the following areas, to name a few:

 

  • Well-managed budget
  • Capital improvements, some of which include:
    • Five-year replacement of all computers in the district
    • Updating technology infrastructure in the district
    • Complete renovation of classroom lighting
  • College, Career, and Military Readiness Course
  • Support of Fine Arts
  • Establishment as a District of Innovation
  • Advanced Career and Technology Program
  • Steadfast community and district support after Tropical Storms Harvey and Imelda, and now COVID

Please join Region 5 Education Service Center in congratulating the Vidor ISD School Board for this prestigious honor!

 

 

 

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