Planning Timeline

March 2016 Consider Adopting Resolution

On March 24, 2016 the Board of Trustees approved a resolution to explore the opportunity for WISD to become a District of Innovation
April 2016 Introduction to QDAC

On April 4, 2016 the QDAC received and discussed the District of Innovation opportunity and process
April 2016 Public Hearing

On April 21, 2016 the Board of Trustees held a public hearing for public input on the District of Innovation opportunity
April 2016 Appoint District of Innovation Planning Committee by WISD Board of Trustees

On April 21, 2016 the Board of Trustees approved the eight member District of Innovation Planning Committee
May to
September 2016
Develop a District of Innovation Plan by Committee

The committee will seek input from the community, parents, district staff, QDAC, Board of Trustees, and administration during the planning process
October 2016 to
January 2017
Provide Plan for Review and QDAC Input
February 2017
Public meeting and proposed vote by QDAC on the District of Innovation Plan
February 2017
Proposed plan sent to the Commissioner of Education
February 2017
Proposed plan to be posted on the WISD web for 30 days for public comment
March 2017
Consider plan for adoption by the WISD Board of Trustees

Plan requires approval by 2/3rds majority of the Board of Trustees
April 2017
Plan implementation will begin if approved by the Board of Trustees

Implementation timeline will be developed and presented to the Board of Trustees, QDAC, and District of Innovation Committee for their input and information