Review Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 6/22/2022 - 6:00 PM
Category: Business/Action Items
Type: Info/Action
Subject: 18.16 Review and Potential Approval of Purchase for Savvas High School Science Materials for Environmental Science and Physiology
LCAP (Local Control Accountability Plan) Goal:
Goal 1:
All students will receive a high quality education in a safe and welcoming environment with equitable and high expectations, access to technology, and instruction in the California State Standards that prepare them for college and career.
File Attachment:
Environmental Science - Savvas Quote.pdf
Physiology Quote - Savvas.pdf
Summary: High school science teacher representatives from sites across the district met and reviewed the print and online materials for our science elective courses. These courses include Physiology and Environmental Science. Teams met in course alike groupings to discuss their findings and determine which materials would support our diverse student needs. The Physiology team is recommending "Essentials of Human Anatomy and Physiology" 13th edition by Marieb and Keller and published by Savvas and the Environmental Studies team is recommending "Environmental Science: Your World, Your Turn" by Withgott and published by Savvas. This contract includes textbooks, digital licensing, teacher materials and teacher professional development. Support materials are provided for students with learning differences and emerging bilingual students.
Funding: Lottery-Prop 20 37350
Unrestricted General Fund 01100
LCFF Supplemental 09300
Fiscal Impact Total Not to Exceed $164,000
Recommendation: Move to approve purchase of Science Materials for Physiology and Environmental Science from Savvas.
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Louise Neville - Administrative Assistant
Signed By:
Jennifer Sachs - Chief, Educational Services
Signed By:
Elizabeth McClanahan - Director of Purchasing and Warehouse
Signed By:
Mika Arbelbide - Director of Fiscal Services
Signed By:
Dr. Lisa Gonzales - Chief Business Officer
Signed By:
Dr. Adam Clark - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Cherise Khaund Moved, Member Linda Mayo seconded to approve the Original motion 'Move to approve purchase of Science Materials for Physiology and Environmental Science from Savvas.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 4 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 4 - 0
Keisha Nzewi     Yes
Erin McFerrin     Yes
Linda Mayo     Yes
Cherise Khaund     Yes