NMSBVI Board of Regents

Public Notices


A regular meeting of the New Mexico School for the Blind & Visually Impaired (NMSBVI) Board of Regents will be held Thursday, September 1, 2022. The open meeting of the Board of Regents will convene at 10:00 a.m. at the NMSBVI Campus in the Linda Lyle Administration Building Training Room #224 at 1900 N. White Sands Blvd., Alamogordo, NM 88310.

Any individual who is in need of a reader, amplifier, qualified sign language interpreter, or any other form of auxiliary aid or service to attend or participate in the meeting should make their request at least one week prior to the meeting or as soon as possible.

The agenda and public notice are available on the NMSBVI web page at www.nmsbvi.k12.nm.us at least 72 hours prior to the published meeting date. Anyone wishing a print or braille copy of the agenda or needing any of the above accommodations may contact Kim Chavez at Kim Chavez.

Public documents, including the agenda and minutes, can be provided in various accessible formats. Please contact the Office of the Superintendent at 1-575-439-4419 if a summary or other type of accessible format is needed, or if you would like information to participate in the meeting.

Click here to download a Word Document version of the PUBLIC NOTICE OF REGULAR MEETING September 1, 2022

NMSBVI Board of Regents Meeting Agendas

1900 White Sands Blvd.

10:00 a.m., September 1, 2022


I. Call to Order

II. Pledge of Allegiance – United States of America

III. Introduction of Guests

IV. Announcements – Board Comments

V. Input
  A. Public Input
  B. Parent Input

VI. Board Activities
  A. Agenda (Action)
  B. Minutes, Regular Meeting of of July 13, 2022 and Regular Meeting July 14, 2022. (Action)
  C. Superintendent’s Report

VII. Business and Finance
  A. Investment Report – June, 2022 (Action)
  B. Statement of Net Position – June, 2022 (Action)
  C. Statement of Cash Flow – June, 2022 (Action)
  D. Board Chart – June, 2022 (Action)
  E. Disposition of Fixed and Non-Fixed Assets (Action)
  F. FY22 Report of Actuals

VIII. Major Focus: Presentation of NMSBVI Financials and Capital Projects – Sylvia Hartley and Margie Macias

IX. Policies & Procedures
  A. Revision to NMSBVI Policy 150, Alcohol and Drug-Free School/Campuses and Work Place (7/16/20) (Action)
  B. Review to NMSBVI Policy 517, Reporting Suspected Child Abuse and Neglect (09/02/21 yearly review) (Action)

X. Other Items:
  A. Personnel Report
  B. Program Updates/Quarterly Reports – Alamogordo Campus
  C. FY24 Research & Public Service Projects (RPSP) (ECP and LVC/Outreach) (Action)
  D. Vehicle Mileage Report
  E. Update on New Playground Construction on Alamogordo Campus and Final Proposal Costs (Action)
  F. Capital Projects Update
  G. NMSBVI Foundation Report
  H. Discussion and Nominations on the Election of Board Officers
  I. Election of Board Officers(Action)

XI. Executive Session - May be closed pursuant to NMSA 1978 Section 10-15-1 (H)(2) (Action)
 A. Limited Personnel Issues
       1. Worker’s Compensation Litigation Hearing

XII. Information to the Board
  A. Board Meeting Schedule
  B. Policy 030 Public and Parent Input During Board of Regents’ Meetings
  C. Investment Policy 345
  D. NMSBVI Acronyms
  E. Report of Revenue and Expenditures – June, 2022
  F. Correspondence/Newspaper Articles
  G. Supplementary Packet
       1. Activity Fund Checklist – June, 2022
       2. General Fund Checklist – June, 2022

XIII. Adjournment

The NMSBVI Board of Regents attempts to follow the order of the items as listed on the agenda. However, it should be noted that the order of specific items are tentative, and may vary from the printed agenda.

Downloadable document of September 1, 2022 Agenda

2022-2023 Board Calendar

For more information, please contact:
Kim Chavez
1900 N. White Sands Blvd.
Alamogordo, NM 88310
Phone: (575) 439-4419 Fax: (575) 439-4411
E-mail: Kim Chavez