LTA School Board

Mission

Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our Nation’s Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

Vision

Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education, to be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

Mr. Geitner

Mr. Geitner

President

Mr. Garrett

Mr. Garrett

Vice President

Mr. Peterson

Mr. Peterson

Treasurer

Mr. Johnson

Mr. Johnson

Secretary

Mrs. Stutts Blucher

Mrs. Stutts Blucher

Board Member

Next Board Meeting

February 16, 2023

LTA Special Board Meeting January 19, 2023

Liberty Tree Academy

Regular Board Meeting 2023-01-19

Mission

Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and orderly environment to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

Vision

Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

BOARD MEETING NOTICE

Notice is hereby given that a Special Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on January 19th, 2023, at 6:30 pm using Zoom.

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Agenda

1. Call to Order.

2. Roll Call and the Establishment of Quorum.

3. Pledge of Allegiance.

4. Reading of Mission and Vision.

5. Approval of Agenda.

6. Founding Fathers’ Quote

7. Administrator Oath of Office

8. Board Member Report

9. Principal report

a. Hiring

b. Financial reports

c. Additional items

10. SAC update

11. Board Discussions:

a. Board self-evaluation and complete a group form based on the discussion

b. Board President Election Discussion

c. Process for appointing new Board Member(s) to appointed positions

d. Charter Renewal

e. Status of amended and restated bylaws adopted January 7, 2023

f. First reading on field trips policy, and accompanying forms (consider vote if schedule is ready)

g. First reading of student fees policy and fee schedule (consider vote if schedule is ready)

h. First reading of parent-elected board seat policies and procedures

i. Second reading of the Conflict of Interest and Nepotism Policy

j. Second reading of the Board Procedural Manual (postponed)

k. Second reading of the Grievance Policy

12. Public Comment: “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”

13. Action items:

a. Vote to adopt Board self-evaluation

b. Vote on Board President

c. Vote on Board Member appointment process/committee

d. Vote to accept financial report

e. Vote on approval of past meeting minutes

f. Vote on field trip policy

g. Vote on student fees policy and fee schedule.

h. Vote on Conflict of Interest and Nepotism Policy

i. Vote on Grievance Policy

14. Executive Session pursuant to C.R.S. §24-6-402(4)(b) conference with the attorney for the public entity, specifically receiving legal advice related to charter renewal, Hillsdale College, and LTA policies, and legal questions for LTA’s attorney; C.R.S. §24-6-402(4)(e) developing strategy for negotiations, instructing negotiators, and determining positions relative to matters that may be subject to negotiations, specifically charter renewal and agreement with Hillsdale College; and C.R.S. §24-6-402(4)(d) specialized details of security arrangements, specifically periodic review of LTA’s security plan.

15. Action items following Executive Session

a. Vote on matters related to charter renewal.

b. Any additional items the Board would like to vote on

16. Announcements

a. Board training on January 28, 2023, at 9:00 am, using Zoom

b. Any additional announcements

17. Adjournment

This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on or before January 18, 2023, at 6:30 pm.

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LTA Special Board Meeting January 7, 2023

Liberty Tree Academy


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Mission

Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, contentrich education in a disciplined and orderly environment to be selfgoverning citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.


Vision

Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.


BOARD MEETING NOTICE

Notice is hereby given that a Special Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of
Directors will be held on January 7th, 2023, at 9:00 am using Zoom.


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Agenda

1. Call to Order.

2. Roll Call and the Establishment of Quorum.

3. Pledge of Allegiance.

4. Reading of Mission and Vision.

5. Approval of Agenda.

6. Discuss governance structure and changes to bylaws.
a. Parent elected seats
b. Advisory board

7. Review and discuss the board selfevaluation tool. Completion of the evaluation before the next Board meeting and review of evaluation as a group during the next meeting.

8. Discuss Board training that the Board would like in addition to what D49 is
recommending, which is:
a. Strategic planning
b. Board member conduct
c. Board meeting fundamentals
d. Public relations

9. Discuss the grievance policy dated from 2019 and whether to affirm adoption or make changes.

10. Discuss SAC.

11. Discuss Administrator Performance Evaluation.

12. Principal report.

13. Public Comment: “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Followup action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”


14. Action items
a. Vote on submitting proposed revised bylaws to LTA parents through a survey
asking if parents would like to keep the bylaws as they are currently written, or
change to the proposed revised bylaws, or to reject both options.
b. Vote on approving Board evaluation tool and timeline.

15. Executive Session pursuant to C.R.S. §246402(4)(f) personnel matters regarding Linda
Stahnke.

16. Action items following Executive Session.
a. Vote on the letter to Mrs. Stahnke.

17. Board training on fiduciary duties.

18. Announcements.

19. Adjournment.

This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on or before January 6, 2023, at 9:00 am.

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LTA Special Board Meeting January 4, 2023

Liberty Tree Academy

Special Board Meeting 2023-01-04

Mission

Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and orderly environment to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

Vision

Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

BOARD MEETING NOTICE

Notice is hereby given that a Special Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on January 4th, 2023, at 7:30 pm using Zoom.

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Agenda

1. Call to Order.

2. Roll Call and the Establishment of Quorum.

3. Pledge of Allegiance.

4. Reading of Mission and Vision.

5. Approval of Agenda.

6. Executive Session pursuant to C.R.S. §24-6-402(4)(f) personnel matters regarding Mrs. Shannon Wilson.

7. Action items following Executive Session

8. Public Comment: “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”

9. Announcements.

10. Adjournment.

This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on or before January 3, 2023, at 7:30 pm.

LTA Special Board Meeting December 19, 2022

Liberty Tree Academy

Mission

Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

Vision

Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

SPECIAL BOARD MEETING NOTICE

Notice is hereby given that a Special Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on December 19th, 2022, at 6:30 pm using Zoom.

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Agenda

1. Call to order

2. Roll Call and the Establishment of Quorum

3. Pledge of Allegiance

4. Reading of Mission and Vision

5. Approval of Agenda

6. Findings from Investigation

7. Action on the Findings

8. First reading – Conflict of Interest Policy

9. First reading – Nepotism Policy

10. First reading – Board Procedural Manual

11. Founding Fathers’ Quote

12. Other Business

13. Adjournment

This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on December 16th, 2022, at 6:00 pm.

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LTA Board Meeting December 15, 2022

Liberty Tree Academy 

Mission 

Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.   

Vision 

Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education.  To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment. 

BOARD MEETING NOTICE 

Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on December 15th, 2022, at 6:30 pm using Zoom. 

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Agenda 

  1. Call to order 
  2. Roll Call and the Establishment of Quorum 
  3. Pledge of Allegiance 
  4. Reading of Mission and Vision 
  5. Approval of Agenda 
  6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.” 
  7. Previous Meeting Minutes 
  8. Principal’s report 
  9. Hiring 
  10. Renewal Update 
  11. Staff Christmas 
  12. Financial Reports 
  13. Vote to accept Financial Reports 
  14. Discuss future Board composition  
  15. Executive Session – Specialized details of security arrangements pursuant to C.R.S. § 24-6-402(4)(d) and conferences with LTA’s attorney to receive legal advice related to: multiple employee matters, policies, and charter conference renewal pursuant to C.R.S. §24-6-402(4)(b). 
  16. Return from Executive Session 
  17. Action Items from Executive Session 
  18. Update on the status of the investigation.  
  19. Founding Fathers Quote 
  20. Other Business 
  21. Adjournment 

This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on December 14th, 2022, at 6:00 pm. 

2022-10 Oct Fund 11 Balance Sheet

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LTA Board Meeting November 17, 2022

Liberty Tree Academy

Mission

Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

Vision

Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

BOARD MEETING NOTICE

Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on November 17th, 2022, at 6:30 pm using Zoom.

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720 707 2699 US (Denver)

Agenda

1. Call to order

2. Roll Call and the Establishment of Quorum

3. Pledge of Allegiance

4. Reading of Mission and Vision

5. Approval of Agenda

6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”

7. Previous Meeting Minutes

8. Resolution 2022-11-17-A: Ratifying Hiring Linda Stahnke as interim LTA principal

9. Principal Report

10. Financial Report

11. Resolution 2022-11-17-B: Approving 2022-23 Consolidated Amended Annual Budget

12. Resolution 2022-11-17-C: Approving 2022-23 Consolidated Amended Annual Budget for additional reserve spending

13. Resolution 2022-11-17-D: Approving Recording Board meetings

14. LTA Website

15. FAMLI Program Presentation

16. Vote on FAMLI Program

17. Executive Session – Specialized details of security arrangements pursuant to C.R.S. § 24-6-402(4)(d) and conferences with LTA’s attorney to receive legal advice related to: multiple employee matters, policies, and charter conference renewal pursuant to C.R.S. §24-6-402(4)(b).

18. Founding Fathers Quote

19. Other Business

20. Adjournment

This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on November 16th, 2022, at 6:00 pm.

Approved Resolutions from November 17, 2022 Board Meeting

Handouts:

2022-09 YTD LTA Budget to Actuals

2022-23 LTA Amended Budget

Bldg Corp 2022-23 Budget

LTA Board Meeting November 10, 2022

LTA Board Meeting 2022-10-20 Part 3

Liberty Tree Academy

Mission

Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and orderly environment to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

Vision

Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

BOARD MEETING NOTICE

Notice is hereby given that a continuation of the October 20, 2022, Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held at 5:00 PM MT, Thursday, November 10, 2022, at Liberty Tree Academy, 8579 Eastonville Rd. Peyton, CO 80831.

Agenda

1. Call to Order.
2. Roll Call and the Establishment of Quorum.
3. Pledge of Allegiance.
4. Reading of Mission and Vision.
5. Approval of Agenda.
6. Executive Session pursuant to C.R.S. §24-6-402(4)(b) for conferences with LTA’s attorney to receive legal advice related to multiple employee matters, legitimacy of meeting continuation on October 25, 2022, and Board authority, Liberty Tree Academy Building Corporation.
7. Dustin Sparks to address whether Resolution 2022-10-20-A modified LTA’s Bylaws or Charter Contract.
8. Dustin Sparks to address the validity of Resolution 2022-10-20-A and why it will be voted on again.
9. Resolution 2022-10-20-A, Duplicate Vote to Resolve any Questions of its Legitimacy.
10. Resolution 2022-10-20-B, Ratifying Action to Place Employees on Paid Administrative Leave.
11. Resolution 2022-10-20-C, Ratifying Contracting with Third-Party to Conduct an Investigation.
12. Resolution 2022-10-20-D, Ratifying Board Statement to the Community.
13. Resolution 2022-10-10-E, Removing Board Members of the Liberty Tree Academy Building Corporation and Appointing New Board Members.
14. Discuss Board Financial Policies.
15. Discuss LTA Website.
16. Executive Session pursuant to C.R.S. §24-6-402(4)(f), personnel matters.
a. Mrs. Wilson.
b. Mrs. Hands.
c. Dr. Killingsworth.
d. Mrs. Killingsworth.
17. Public Comment: “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”
18. Executive Session pursuant to C.R.S. §24-6-402(4)(b) for conferences with LTA’s attorney to receive legal advice related to multiple employee matters.
19. Place Holder for Other Business.
20. Announcements.
21. Adjournment.

This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on or before November 3, 2022, at 5:00 pm.

LTA Board Meeting October 20, 2022

Liberty Tree Academy

Mission

Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and orderly environment to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

 Vision

 Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

 

BOARD MEETING NOTICE

Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on October 20, 2022, at 6:30 pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive, Peyton, CO 8083I.

 Agenda

  1. Call to order
  2. Roll Call and the Establishment of Quorum
  3. Pledge of Allegiance
  4. Reading of Mission and Vision
  5. Approval of Agenda
  6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”
  7. Previous Meeting Minutes
  8. Principal Report
  9. Charter Renewal Update
  10.  Amended Budget & Resolution
  11. FAMLI program
  12. Board Training
  13. Board Retreat
  14. LTA Website
  15. Resolution identifying the Posting Location of public meeting notices
  16. Executive Session 24-6-402(4)(c), C.R.S., Security
  17. Executive Session 24-6-402(4)(1), C.R.S., Personnel matters
  18. Place Holder for Other Business
  19. Announcements
  20. Adjournment

     This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on October 19, 2022, at 6:00 pm.

    LTA Board Meeting September 15, 2022

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission

    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, contentrich education in a disciplined and orderly environment, to be selfgoverning citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision

    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment. BOARD MEETING NOTICENotice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on September 15, 2022, at 6:30 pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive, Peyton, CO 80831.

    Agenda

    1. Call to order

    2. Roll Call and the Establishment of Quorum

    3. Pledge of Allegiance

    4. Reading of Mission and Vision

    5. Approval of Agenda

    6. Public comment “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Followup action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”

    7. Previous Meeting Minutes

    8. Principal Report

    9. Audit for 202122

    10. Fund Raising Policy & Procedures

    11. Transportation Plan

    12. Charter Advocacy Coalition

    13. Executive Session §246402(4)(c), C.R.S., Security

    14. Executive Session §246402(4)(f), C.R.S., Personnel matters

    15. Place Holder for Other Business

    16. Announcements

    17. Adjournment

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on September 14, 2022, at 6:00 pm.

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    LTA Board Meeting August 18, 2022

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission

    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, contentrich education in a disciplined and orderly environment to be selfgoverning citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision

    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE

    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on August 18, 2022, at 6:30 pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive, Peyton, CO 80831.

    Agenda

    1. Call to Order

    2. Roll Call and the Establishment of Quorum

    3. Pledge of Allegiance

    4. Reading of Mission and Vision

    5. Approval of Agenda

    6. Public comment “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Followup action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”

    7. Previous Meeting Minutes

    8. Charter School Renewal

    9. Principal Report

    10. Financial Report

    11. Fund Raising Policy & Procedures

    12. Enrollment Policy for 20222313. Conflict of Interest Policy

    14. Board Certification Document

    15. Revised calendar for LTA Board Meetings (no June meeting but instead a July Meeting)

    16. New Visa Card for New Athletic Director

    17. Executive Session §246402(4)(c), C.R.S., Security

    18. Place Holder for Other Business

    19. Announcements

    20. Adjournment

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on August 17, 2022, at 6:00 pm.

    Download August Board Meeting Minutes – August 18, 2022

    LTA Board Meeting June 20, 2022

     Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission

    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, contentrich education in a disciplined and orderly environment, to be selfgoverning citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision

    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE

    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on June 20th, 2022 at 6:30pm at Liberty Tree Academy, 8579 Eastonville Road, Falcon, CO 80831.

    Agenda

    1. Call to order

    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum

    3. Pledge of Allegiance

    4. Reading of Mission and Vision

    5. Approval of Agenda

    6. Public comment “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Followup action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in the public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”

    7. Previous Meeting Minutes

    8. Principal Report

    9. Financial Report

    10. Executive Session as per § 246402(4)(a)The purchase, acquisition, lease, transfer, or sale of any real, personal, or other property interest.

    11. Executive Session as per § 246402(4)(b) Receiving from the Board’s attorney legal advice on a specific legal question.

    12. Executive Session as per§ 246402(4)(h) Discussion of individual students where public disclosure would adversely affect the person(s) involved.

    13. Student/Family Handbook

    14. Other Business

    15. Adjournment

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on June 19th, 2022at 6:00 pm.

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    LTA Board Meeting May 16, 2022

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission
    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, contentrich education in a disciplined and
    orderly environment, to be selfgoverning citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.


    Vision

    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community
    that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.


    BOARD MEETING NOTICE

    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on May 16, 2022, at 6:30pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive, Peyton, CO 80831.


    Agenda

    1. Call to order

    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum

    3. Pledge of Allegiance

    4. Reading of Mission and Vision

    5. Approval of Agenda

    6. Public comment “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school
    operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be
    made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or
    students with the school are prohibited. Followup action items may be assigned to the appropriate
    board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the
    Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance
    with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for
    participating in our public comment forum.”

    7. Previous Meeting Minutes

    8. Principal Report

    9. Original Budget for 202223

    10. Insurance renewal for employees

    11. Audit for 202122 Fiscal Year

    12. Board Meeting schedule for 202223

    13. Student/Family Handbook and Employee Handbook

    14. Gym floor refinish and repainting of gym floor borders

    15. Executive Session 246402(4)(f), C.R.S., Staff Salaries

    16. Other Business

    17. Adjournment

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on May 15, 2022, at 6:00pm.

    Download May Board Meeting Minutes – May 16, 2022 

    LTA Board Meeting April 18, 2022

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission

    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, contentrich education in a disciplined and orderly environment, to be selfgoverning citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision

    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE

    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on April 18th, 2022 at 6:30pmat Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive, Peyton, CO 80831.

    Agenda

    1. Call to order

    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum

    3. Pledge of Allegiance

    4. Reading of Mission and Vision

    5. Approval of Agenda

    6. Public comment “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Followup action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in the public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”

    7. Previous Meeting Minutes

    8. Principal Report

    9. Supplement Budget

    10.TransportationUpdate

    11. Other Business

    12.Adjournment

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on April 17th, 2022at 6:00 pm.

    Download April Board Meeting Minutes – April 18, 2022 

    LTA Board Meeting March 28, 2022

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission

    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and
    orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision
    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE
    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on March 28th, 2022 at 6:30pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive, Peyton, CO 80831.

    Agenda
    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. Proposed Budget for 2022-23
    10. Transportation Resolution & Charter Modification
    11. Principal Evaluation
    12. Other Business
    13. Adjournment

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on March 27, 2022 at 6:00pm.

    Download March Board Meeting Minutes March 28, 2022 

     

    LTA Board Meeting February 21, 2022

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission
    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and
    orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision
    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE
    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on February 21, 2022 at 6:30pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive,
    Peyton, CO 80831.

    Agenda
    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school
    operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be
    made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or
    students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate
    board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the
    Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance
    with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for
    participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. Financial Report
    10. Investment Discussion
    11. Other Business
    12. Adjournment
    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on February 20, 2022 at 6:00pm.

    Download February Board Meeting Minutes – February 21, 2022 

    LTA Board Meeting January 17, 2022

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission
    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and
    orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s
    Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision
    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community
    that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE
    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held
    on January 17, 2022, at 6:30pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive,
    Peyton, CO 80831.

    Agenda
    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school
    operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be
    made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or
    students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate
    board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance
    with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for
    participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. Financial Report
    10. Review bids for new turf area
    11. Review & discuss investment options
    12. Other Business
    13. Adjournment

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on January 16, 2022, at 6:00pm.

    Download January Board Meeting Minutes – January 17, 2022 

    LTA Board Meeting November 15, 2021

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission

    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and
    orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s
    Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision

    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community
    that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE
    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held
    on November 15, 2021 at 6:30pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive,
    Peyton, CO 80831.

    Agenda
    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. Financial Report
    10. 2021-22 Amended Budget & Resolution
    11. New Visa for Facility Manager
    12. Executive Session §24-6-402(4)(f), C.R.S., Personnel matters: Administrative staff salary
    13. Other Business
    14. Adjournment
    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on November 14, 2021, at
    6:00pm.

    Download LTA Board Minutes – November 15, 2021

    LTA Board Meeting October 18, 2021

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission

    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and
    orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s
    Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision

    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community
    that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE
    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held
    on October 18, 2021 at 6:30pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive,
    Peyton, CO 80831.

    Agenda
    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the
    Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for
    participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. Financial Report
    10. Potential LTA Board Candidates
    11. LTA High School Spring Break Trip – Release form
    12. Bid for artificial turf student play area
    13. Place holder for other business
    14. Adjournment
    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on October 17, 2021 at 6:00pm.

    Download LTA Board Minutes – October 18, 2021

    LTA Board Meeting September 20 , 2021

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission

    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision

    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE

    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on September 20, 2021 at 6:30pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive, Peyton, CO 80831.

    Agenda

    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. Audit Report
    10. Executive Session 24-6-402(4)(f), C.R.S., Staff Salaries
    11. LTA High School Spring Break Trip
    12. Place holder for other business
    13. Adjournment

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on September 20, 2021.

    Download LTA Board Minutes – September 20, 2021

    LTA Board Meeting August 16 , 2021

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission
    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and
    orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s
    Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision
    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community
    that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE
    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held
    on August 16, 2021 at 6:30pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive, Peyton,
    CO 80831.

    Agenda
    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school
    operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be
    made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or
    students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate
    board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the
    Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance
    with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for
    participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. Financial Report
    10. Appoint Finance Commitee
    11. Conflict of Interest Policy
    12. Board Certification Document
    13. Critical Race Theory
    14. Masks and CV vaccinations for staff and students
    15. Place Holder for Other Business
    16. Announcements
    17. Adjournment
    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on August 15, 2021 at 6:00pm

    Download LTA Board Minutes – August 16, 2021

    LTA Board Meeting June 21, 2021

    Liberty Tree Academy
    BOARD MEETING NOTICE
    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held
    on June 21, 2021 at 6:30pm at Liberty Tree Academy, 8579 Eastonville Road, Peyton, CO 80831.
    Agenda
    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school
    operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be
    made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or
    students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate
    board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the
    Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance
    with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for
    participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Financial Report
    9. Executive Session §24-6-402(4)(d), C.R.S., Specialized details of security arrangements
    10. Action on Armed Conceal Carry Security at LTA
    11. Announcements
    12. Adjournment
    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on June 20, 2021 at 6:00pm.

    Download LTA Board Minutes – June 21, 2021

    LTA Board Meeting May 24, 2021

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission
    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and
    orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s
    Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision
    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community
    that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE
    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held
    on May 24, 2021 at 6:30 pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive, Peyton,
    CO 80831.

    Agenda
    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school
    operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be
    made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or
    students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate
    board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the
    Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in a public session. In accordance
    with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for
    participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. Financial Report
    10. Money Market Approval
    11. Medical, Dental & Vision Benefits for Staff update
    12. Facility Update
    13. Executive Session: C.R.S.24-6-402(4)(d) Security and Safety Update; C.R.S. §24-6-402(4)(f)
    Personnel and salary matters; C.R.S. § 24-6-402(4)(b) Legal counsel for grievances.
    14. Board Member Update
    15. Announcements
    16. Adjournment
    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on April 23, 2021 at 6:00pm.

    Download LTA Board minutes May 24, 2021.

    LTA Board Meeting April 19, 2021

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission

    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and
    orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s
    Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision
    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community
    that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.
    BOARD MEETING NOTICE
    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held
    on April 19, 2021 at 6:30pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive, Peyton,
    CO 80831.

    Agenda
    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school
    operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be
    made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or
    students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate
    board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the
    Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance
    with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for
    participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. Financial Report
    10. 2021-22 Original Budget and Board approval of the appropriation of funds
    11. 2020-21 Engagement letter for Audit by Hoelting & Company
    12. Executive Session §24-6-402(4)(f), C.R.S., Personnel matters
    13. Announcements
    14. Adjournment

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on April 18, 2021 at 6:00pm.

    Download LTA Board Minutes – April 19, 2021

    LTA Board Meeting March 16, 2021

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission
    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and
    orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s
    Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision
    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community
    that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE
    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held
    on March 16, 2021 at 6:30pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive, Peyton,
    CO 80831.

    Agenda
    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school
    operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be
    made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or
    students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate
    board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the
    Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance
    with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for
    participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. Financial Report
    10. Executive Session –Pursuant to §24-6-402(4)(f), C.R.S., Principal Evaluation
    11. Announcements
    12. Adjournment

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on March 15, 2021 at 6:00pm.

    Download LTA Board Minutes – March 16, 2021

    LTA Board Meeting February 16, 2021

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission
    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and
    orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s
    Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision
    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community
    that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE
    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held
    on February 16, 2021 at 6:30pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive,
    Peyton, CO 80831.

    Agenda
    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school
    operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be
    made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or
    students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate
    board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the
    Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance
    with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for
    participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. Financial Report
    10. Initial 2021-2022 budget
    11. Finance Committee Member nomination
    12. Resolution for membership in CHSSA
    13. Resolution regarding curriculum and education on human sexuality
    14. Revised enrollment policy regarding LTA military families who have been relocated involuntarily
    15. Consultant Agreement
    16. Announcements
    17. Adjournment

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on February 15, 2021 at 6:00pm.

    Download LTA Board Minutes – February 16, 2021

    LTA Board Meeting January 19, 2021

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission

    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and
    orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s
    Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision

    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community
    that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.
    REGULAR BOARD MEETING NOTICE
    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held
    on January 19, 2021 at 6:30pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive, Peyton,
    CO 80831.

    Agenda
    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school
    operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be
    made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or
    students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate
    board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the
    Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance
    with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for
    participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. Discussion about possible future “shop” vocational curriculum for middle and upper grades
    10. Review Consultant Contract
    11. Financial Report
    12. Announcements
    13. Adjournment
    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on January 18, 2021 at 6:00pm.

    Download Minutes from Board Meeting – January 19, 2021

    LTA Special Session Board Meeting December 18, 2020

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission
    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and
    orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s
    Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision
    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community
    that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    SPECIAL SESSION BOARD MEETING NOTICE
    Notice is hereby given that a Special Session Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of
    Directors will be held on December 18, 2020 at 5:30pm via teleconference. Dial into (978) 990-5166
    Access code: 7468879.

    Agenda
    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school
    operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be
    made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or
    students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate
    board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the
    Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance
    with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for
    participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. Financial Report and Budget
    10. Mrs. Berg Report
    11. Fundraising
    12. Gymnasium Floor Painting
    13. Announcements
    14. Adjournment
    Download Minutes from LTASpecial Session Board Meeting – December 18, 2020.

    LTA Board Meeting December 15, 2020

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission
    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and
    orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s
    Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision
    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community
    that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    REGULAR BOARD MEETING NOTICE
    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held
    on December 15, 2020 at 6:30pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive,
    Peyton, CO 80831.

    Agenda
    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school
    operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be
    made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or
    students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate
    board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the
    Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance
    with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for
    participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. Amended Budget
    10. Mrs. Berg Report
    11. Announcements
    12. Adjournment

    Download Minutes from LTA Board Meeting – December 15, 2020

    LTA Board Retreat November 21, 2020

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission
    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and
    orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s
    Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision
    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community
    that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.
    SPECIAL BOARD MEETING NOTICE
    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held
    on November 21, 2020 from 3:00pm until 11:59pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen
    Hills Drive, Peyton, CO 80831.

    Agenda
    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school
    operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be
    made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or
    students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate
    board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the
    Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance
    with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for
    participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Consultant
    8. State READ law
    9. Financial Report
    10. Policies
    11. Strategic Planning
    12. Training Plans
    13. Online Training
    14. Workshops
    15. Data Assessment Tools
    16. D49 Board Training Modules
    17. Future Uncertainties Regarding Election Outcome
    18. Announcements
    19. Adjournment
    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on November 19, 2020 at
    2:30pm.

    Download Minutes from Board Retreat- November 21, 2020

    LTA Board Meeting November 17, 2020

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission
    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and
    orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s
    Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision
    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community
    that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE
    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held
    on November 17, 2020 at 6:30pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive,
    Peyton, CO 80831.

    Agenda
    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school
    operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be
    made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or
    students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate
    board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the
    Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance
    with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for
    participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. Amended Budget Update
    10. Amendment to Family Handbook regarding state testing
    11. Announcements
    12. Adjournment
    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on November 16, 2020 at
    6:00pm.

    Download Board Meeting Minutes November, 17, 2020.

    LTA Board Meeting October 20, 2020

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission
    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision
    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE
    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on October 20, 2020 at 6:30pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive,
    Peyton, CO 80831.

    Agenda

    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school
    operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be
    made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. Financial Report
    10. Board Policies Manual – Review Draft
    11. Approve 990 Tax return for 2019-20
    12. Schedule Board Retreat for November
    13. Fall Board Fundamentals Event 10/30/2020
    14. Announcements
    15. Adjournment
    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on October 19, 2020 at 6:00pm.

    Download Minutes from Board Meeting – October 20, 2020

     

    LTA Board Meeting September 15, 2020

    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on September 15, 2020 at 6:30pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Dr, Peyton, CO 80831.

    Agenda

    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. Update on PPP (Payroll Protection Program)
    10. Audit Report
    11. Nomination and vote for potential new LTA Board Member – Bill Garrett
    12. Executive Session – Pursuant to §24-6-402(4)(d), C.R.S., Specialized details of security
    arrangements, and; §24-6-402(4)(b), C.R.S., Conferences with an attorney for the public entity for
    the purposes of receiving legal advice on specific legal questions pertaining to parental conflicts
    with LTA mission.
    13. Security Plan – Signatures if required and security plan oversight
    14. Announcements
    15. Adjournment
    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on September 14, 2020 at
    6:00pm

    Download Minutes from Board Meeting – September 15, 2020

    LTA Board Meeting, July 21, 2020

    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held
    on July 21, 2020 at 6:30pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 9205 Meridian Ranch Blvd, Peyton, CO
    80831.
    Agenda
    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the
    Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for
    participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes includes amending April 2020 Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. Construction Update
    10. LTA’s Plan for Learning for 2020-21
    11. Family Handbook Addendum re: COVID
    12. Executive Session – Pursuant to §24-6-402(4)(d), C.R.S., Specialized details of security arrangements.
    13. Announcements
    14. Adjournment
    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on July 17, 2020 at 6:00pm.

    Download Minutes from Board Meeting – July 21, 2020

    LTA Board Meeting August 12, 2020

    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on August 12, 2020 at 6:30pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 9205 Meridian Ranch Blvd, Peyton, CO 80831.
    Agenda
    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance
    with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for
    participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. D49 Coronavirus At-Home Learning Vote and LTA
    9. Executive Session – Pursuant to §24-6-402(4)(d), C.R.S.,Specialized Details of Security
    Arrangements; and Pursuant to §24-6-402(4)(a), C.R.S., Concerning the purchase, acquisition,
    lease, transfer, or sale of any real, personal, or other property interest; 24-6-402(4)(b), C.R.S.,
    conferences with attorney for the public entity for the purposes of receiving legal advice on
    specific legal questions; 24-6-402(4), C.R.S., Selection of General Contractor.
    10. Emergency Operation Plan for 2020-21
    11. Land Purchase Option
    12. Plan of Finance
    13. Construction General Contractor – Phase II
    14. Owner’s Representative
    15. Announcements
    16. Adjournment
    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on August 11, 2020 at 6:00pm

    Download Minutes from Board Meeting – August 12, 2020

    LTA Board Meeting, June 8, 2020

    SPECIAL BOARD MEETING NOTICE 

    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on June 8, 2020, at 6:30 pm at Liberty Tree Academy 8579 at Eastonville Road, Peyton, CO 80831. 

    Agenda 

    1. Call to order
    2.  Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3.  Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda 6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”
    6.  Executive Session – Pursuant to §24-6-402(4)(a), C.R.S., the purchase, acquisition, lease, transfer, or sale of any real, personal, or other property interest and §24-6-402(4)(b), C.R.S., conference with LTA’s attorney to receive legal advice on specific legal questions 8. Announcements
    7. Adjournment 

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on June 7, 2020, by 6:30 pm.

    Download Minutes from Board Meeting – June 8, 2020

    LTA Board Meeting, June 22, 2020

    Due to unforeseen circumstances, it is necessary to reschedule the June Board meeting. Notice is
    hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on June
    22, 2020 at 6:30 pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 9205 Meridian Ranch Blvd, Peyton, CO 80831.

    Agenda

    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the
    Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for
    participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Board Vice President
    9. Principal Report
    10. Financial Report
    11. Articles of Incorporation, Article IV, Principal Office and Registered Office/Agent Address.
    12. Executive Session – Pursuant to §24-6-402(4)(a), C.R.S., Concerning the purchase, acquisition,
    lease, transfer, or sale of any real, personal, or other property interest.
    13. Announcements
    14. Adjournment
    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on June 16, 2020, at 6:00 pm.

    Download Minutes from Board Meeting – June 22, 2020

    LTA Board Meeting, April 21, 2020

    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on April 21, 2020 at 6:30pm.  Due to Covid19 restrictions, this meeting will take place via teleconference. At the scheduled date and time, dial in to the conference. When prompted, enter the access code followed by pound or hash (#)Dial-in:  (978) 990-5166  Access Code:  7468879  

    Agenda

    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes – Item #12 Discrepancy Regarding Check Signers.  Mrs. Wilson and Mrs. Hands have declined to become signers on the LTA Checking Account
    8. Previous Meeting Minutes 
    9. Principal Report
    10. Financial Audit for 2019-2020
    11. Revised Budget Report Due to CV19 and Reduced PPR
    12. Checking Account Signers Need to be Selected
    13. Pay for Part-Time Employees Due to CV19 Retroactive to LTA Closure Starting 3/16/2020.  
    14. Executive Session – Pursuant to §24-6-402(4)(d), C.R.S., Security matters. Pursuant to §22-63-302 (7) (a), C.R.S., Personnel Matters 
    15. Announcements
    16. Adjournment

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on April 20, 2020 at 6:00pm.

    Download Minutes from Board Meeting – April, 21, 2020

    LTA Board Meeting, May 21, 2020

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE

    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on May 21, 2020 at 6:30 pm at Liberty Tree Academy 8579 at Eastonville Road, Peyton, CO 80831.

    Agenda

    1. Call to order

    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum

    3. Pledge of Allegiance

    4. Reading of Mission and Vision

    5. Approval of Agenda

    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school
    operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”

    7. Previous Meeting Minutes

    8. Principal Report

    9. Hot Food Lunch Contract w/D49

    10. Update on PPP application

    11. Lease contract on land

    12. Update on State funding

    13. Board training, May 29th & June 6th

    14. Current Building Phase II

    15. Executive Session – Pursuant to §24-6-402(4)(d), C.R.S., Security matters.

    16. Announcements

    17. Adjournment
    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on May 20, 2020 by 6:30 pm.

    Download Minutes from Board Meeting – May 21, 2020

    LTA Board Meeting, February 18, 2020

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission

    Liberty Tree Academy trains the minds and improves the hearts of young people through a classical, content-rich education in the liberal arts and sciences, with instruction in the principles of moral character and civic virtue in an orderly, disciplined environment.

    Vision

    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education.  To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE

    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on February 18, 2020 at 6:30pm at 11720 Woodmen Hills Dr., Peyton, CO 80831

    Agenda

    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. December 2019 Financial Reports
    10. Approval for VISA Cards
    11. Organizational Reporting
    12. Mission Statement Revision
    13. Advisory Committee for Building Corporation
    14. Announcements:

    Anti-Trafficking Event featuring Child Rescuer Bazzel Baz at LTA on Saturday 3/14/2020 at 10am.

    1. Adjournment

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on February 17, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.

    Download Minutes from Board Meeting – February 18, 2020

    LTA Boarding Meeting, March 17, 2020

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE

    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on March 17, 2020 at 6:30pm at 8579 Eastonville Road, Peyton, CO 80831

    Agenda

    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. Projected budget
    10. PayPal for registration fees
    11. Executive Session – Pursuant to §24-6-402(4)(d), C.R.S., Security matters. Pursuant to §24-6-402(4)(b), C.R.S., Legal Counsel. 
    12. Announcements
    13. Adjournment

     Download Minutes from LTA Board Meeting – March 17, 2020.

    LTA Special Board Meeting, February 4, 2020

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission

    Liberty Tree Academy trains the minds and improves the hearts of young people through a classical, content-rich education in the liberal arts and sciences, with instruction in the principles of moral character and civic virtue in an orderly, disciplined environment.

    Vision

    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. 

    To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

     

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE

    Notice is hereby given that a Special Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 6:30pm at 

    11720 Woodmen Hills Dr, Peyton, CO 80831

     

    Agenda

    1. Call to order 
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum  
    3. Pledge of Allegiance 
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision 
    5. Approval of Agenda 
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. LTA Principal Vote.
    8. Announcements: 
    9. Adjournment 

    Download Minutes from Board Meeting – February 4, 2020

    LTA Board Meeting, January 21, 2020

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission

    Liberty Tree Academy trains the minds and improves the hearts of young people through a classical, content-rich education in the liberal arts and sciences, with instruction in the principles of moral character and civic virtue in an orderly, disciplined environment.

    Vision

    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education.  To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE

    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on January 21, 2020 at 6:30pm at 11720 Woodmen Hills Dr., Peyton, CO 80831

    Agenda

    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Interim Principal Report
    9. Board vote required by consultants for contracting to work with LTA Academic Coach
    10. Report on the status of the land option agreement
    11. Executive Session – Pursuant to §24-6-402(4)(d), C.R.S., Security matters. Pursuant to §24-6-402(4)(f), C.R.S., Personnel matters.
    12. Approval of Principal Contract to be proposed for finalist consideration
    13. School Security Action
    14. Announcements:

    Mrs. Wilson provided dates of various trainings (see previous emails CCSP and D49 trainings). CCSP is a must for at least 2 members to attend – Grant funds.

    Next Scheduled BOD Special Meeting Tuesday, Feb. 4. 

    1. Adjournment

    Download Minutes from Board Meeting – January 21, 2020

    LTA Board Meeting June 15, 2021

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission
    Liberty Tree Academy prepares students through a traditional, content-rich education in a disciplined and
    orderly environment, to be self-governing citizens who are equipped to carry out the vision of our nation’s
    Founders to preserve and perpetuate liberty.

    Vision
    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community
    that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.
    BOARD MEETING NOTICE
    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held
    on June 15, 2021 at 6:30pm at Woodmen Hills Recreation Center, 11720 Woodmen Hills Drive, Peyton,
    CO 80831.

    Agenda
    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school
    operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be
    made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or
    students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate
    board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the
    Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance
    with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for
    participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Previous Meeting Minutes
    8. Principal Report
    9. Financial Report
    10. Executive Session §24-6-402(4)(d), C.R.S., Specialized details of security arrangements
    11. Announcements
    12. Adjournment

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on June 14, 2021 at 6:00pm.

    LTA Special Board Meeting, January 15, 2020

    Mission

    Liberty Tree Academy trains the minds and improves the hearts of young people through a classical, content-rich education in the liberal arts and sciences, with instruction in the principles of moral character and civic virtue in an orderly, disciplined environment.

    Vision

    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education.  To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    SPECIAL BOARD MEETING NOTICE

    Notice is hereby given that a Special Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on Wednesday January 15, 2020 at 8:45pm at Liberty Tree Academy 8579 Eastonville Rd., Peyton, CO 80831.

    Agenda

    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Approval of Hiring Process
    8. Announcements:

    Next Regularly Scheduled BOD Meeting Tuesday, Jan 21.

    1. Adjournment

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on January 14, 2020.

    Download Minutes from Board Meeting – January 15, 2020

    LTA Board Meeting December 10, 2019

    Liberty Tree Academy

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE

    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on December 10, 2019.

    Tuesday, Dec.10, 2019 at 6:30pm at 6:30pm at 11720 Woodmen Hills Dr., Peyton, CO 80831

    Agenda

    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Review and Discussion of Principle Applicant Packages
    8. Land Purchase Option Agreement Discussion/Decision
    9. Board Retreat Date Selection
    10. Announcements:

    Winter Formal Dec. 14

    1. Adjournment

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on 8 December, 2019.

    Download Minutes from Board Meeting – December 10, 2019

     

    LTA Special Board Meeting November 22, 2019

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on
    Wednesday, November 20, 2019 by 6:00 p.m.
    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission
    Liberty Tree Academy trains the minds and improves the hearts of young people through a classical, content-rich
    education in the liberal arts and sciences, with instruction in the principles of moral character and civic virtue in an
    orderly, disciplined environment.

    Vision
    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education. To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    SPECIAL BOARD MEETING NOTICE
    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on
    Friday, Nov. 22, 2019 at 6:30pm at Panera Bread 3120 New Center Pt, Colorado Springs, CO

    Agenda
    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school
    operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments
    be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees
    and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the
    appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public
    comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public
    session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes
    per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Audit Approval
    8. Principal Process Committee Report
    9. Interim Principal
    10. Officer Change
    11. Annual Board Retreat Date Selection
    12. Announcements:
    Winter Music Concert: Grades 5-9 Dec. 5, Winter Music Concert: Grades K-4 Dec. 12,
    Winter Formal Dec. 14
    13. Adjournment

    Download Minutes from LTA Special Board Meeting November 22, 2019.

     

    LTA Board Meeting November 19, 2019

    Liberty Tree Academy

    Mission

    Liberty Tree Academy trains the minds and improves the hearts of young people through a classical, content-rich education in the liberal arts and sciences, with instruction in the principles of moral character and civic virtue in an orderly, disciplined environment.

    Vision

    Liberty Tree Academy is dedicated to an authentic, traditional American education.  To be a community that actively cultivates character in a challenging and engaging learning environment.

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE

    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019 at 6:30pm at  11720 Woodmen Hills Dr, Peyton, CO 80831

    Agenda

    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Minutes
    8. Quarterly Finance Report School and Building Corp. Col Peterson
    9. Audit Approval.
    10. Employee Handbook Approval
    11. BCSI Follow up
    12. BOD vote and nominees
    13. School Leader Discussion
    14. Executive Session – Pursuant to §24-6-402(4)(f), C.R.S.), Personnel matters.
    15. Officer Change and Discussion
    16. Phase II and Parking Lot update Mr. Hands
    17. TIGER Music Grant Application
    18. Donor stone deposits Mrs. Helland
    19. Building Corp additional members
    20. Annual Board Retreat Date Selection
    21. Announcements:

    Winter Music Concert: Grades 5-9 Dec. 5, Winter Music Concert: Grades K-4 Dec. 12,

    Winter Formal Dec. 14

    1. Adjournment

    A meeting of the LTA Building Corp to commence re: Proposed License Agreement.

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on Monday, November 18, 2019 by 6:00 p.m.

    Download Minutes from Board Meeting – November 19, 2019

    LTA Board Meeting September 17, 2019

    Liberty Tree Academy

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE

    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019 at 6:30pm at  11720 Woodmen Hills Dr, Peyton, CO 80831

    Agenda

    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. July / August Minutes
    8. Finance Report
    9. Principal Report
    10. Facilities / Land use Agreement (Building Corp President)
    11. Ribbon Cutting Discussion
    12. Additional BOD’s
    13. Waivers and Policies
    14. Hillsdale Agreement
    15. Executive Session – Pursuant to Pursuant to §24-6-402(4)(b), C.R.S.), conferences with attorney for the public entity for the purposes of receiving legal advice on specific legal questions.
    16. Announcements: LTA Community Celebration Day Sat. Sept. 21.
    17. Adjournment

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on Monday, Sept. 16, 2019 by 6:00 p.m.

    Download Minutes from Board Meeting – September 17, 2019

    LTA Board Meeting August 20, 2019

    Liberty Tree Academy

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE

    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on Tuesday, Aug 20, 2019 at 6:30pm at  11720 Woodmen Hills Dr, Peyton, CO 80831

    Agenda

    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. July Minutes
    8. Finance Reports June… July Building Corp.
    9. Authorizer Correspondence
    10. Finance Committee Approval
    11. Principal Report Academic/Student Performance Presentation
    12. Facilities Agreement / Building Corp President
    13. Facilities Report
    14. Authorization of signatures for LTA Bank Accounts
    15. Policy re: Adoption of District Open Records Act Policy
    16. Policy re: Execution of contracts/agreements
    17. Policy re: BOD and Principal attorney consultation
    18. Conflict of Interest Policy Annual signatures
    19. Hillsdale Agreement
    20. Process of including additional BOD’s
    21. Executive Session – Pursuant to §24-6-402(4)(f), C.R.S.), Personnel matters.

    Pursuant to §24-6-402(4)(d), Specialized details of security arrangements.

    1. Announcements:

    Dr. Brian Carpenter, on behalf of BCSI, will be performing a Risk Assessment and provide services to our incoming Principal. Dr. Carpenter will be with LTA for 5 days beginning Aug 26.

    LTA Community Celebration Day Sat. Sept. 21.

    23. Adjournment

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on Monday, Aug 19, 2019 by 6:00 p.m.

     

    Download Minutes from Board Meeting – August 20, 2019

    LTA Board Meeting October 14, 2019

    Liberty Tree Academy

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE

    Notice is hereby given that a Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2019 at 6:30pm at  11720 Woodmen Hills Dr, Peyton, CO 80831

    Agenda

    1. Call to order
    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum
    3. Pledge of Allegiance
    4. Reading of Mission and Vision
    5. Approval of Agenda
    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”
    7. Minutes
    8. Finance Report
    9. Principal Report
    10. BCSI Leadership Welcome and Report.
    11. Annual Board Retreat: Strategic Planning, Review of Handbooks, By Laws, Board Member Qualifications etc. BOD date/availability discussion.
    12. Family Handbook Updates.
    13. Funding the Gap (contract with LTA until C of O is obtained)
    14. Sharing of communication between the board and third parties.
    15. Building Corp; additional members discussion.
    16. Phase II funding and process.
    17. Kilgore Letter/Card.
    18. Additional BOD’s Nominees.
    19. Announcements:

    Constitution Presentation Dr. Prentice and Rob Natelson of the Independence Institute TBD

    Dr. Terrence Moore Community Seminar and Professional Development TBD

    Brian Carpenter continued assessment Oct. 28 – Nov. 1.

    1. Adjournment

    A meeting of the LTA Building Corp to commence re: Proposed License Agreement.

    This notice is posted in compliance with the Colorado Open Meetings Act on Monday, October 14, 2019 by 6:00 p.m.

    Download Minutes from Board Meeting – October 14, 2019

    LTA Board Meeting July 23, 2019

    BOARD MEETING NOTICE

    Notice is hereby given that a Special Board Meeting of the Liberty Tree Academy Board of Directors will be held on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 6:30pm at 11720 Woodmen Hills Dr, Peyton, CO 80831

    Intent to Hire a Principal

    Agenda

    1. Call to order

    2. Roll Call, and the Establishment of Quorum

    3. Pledge of Allegiance

    4. Reading of Mission and Vision

    5. Approval of Agenda

    6. Public comment – “We appreciate and welcome comments on Liberty Tree Academy school operations and programs as part of our public comment forum. We ask that your comments be made in a respectful and orderly manner. Complaints against any individual employees and/or students with the school are prohibited. Follow-up action items may be assigned to the appropriate board or staff member, depending on the nature of the comments. During public comment, the Board members may choose not to respond to any comment made in public session. In accordance with Board policy, public participation is limited to three (3) minutes per person. Thank you for participating in our public comment forum.”

    7. Approval of Minutes

    8. May Financial Report

    9. Authorization of signatures for LTA Bank Accounts

    10. Amend Conflict Policy

    11. Conflict of Interest Policy Annual signatures

    12. Executive Session – Pursuant to §24-6-402(4)(f), C.R.S.), Personnel matters.

    13. Approval of Principal Contract

    14. LTA Principal Vote.

    15. Announcements:

    Dr. Brian Carpenter, on behalf of BCSI, will be performing a Risk Assessment and provide services to our incoming Principal. Dr. Carpenter will be with LTA for 5 days beginning July 29.

    16. Adjournment

    Download Minutes from LTA Board Meeting – July 23, 2019

    All board meetings are now virtual.

    Meetings will be held at 6:30 PM on the 3rd Thursday of each month unless rescheduled by the Board President prior to that date.

    Board Meeting Schedule for 2022-23

    July 2022 no meeting

    August 18, 2022

    September 15, 2022

    October 20, 2022

    November 17, 2022

    December 15, 2022

    January 19, 2023

    February 16, 2023

    March 16, 2023

    April 20, 2023

    May 18, 2023

    June 2023 no meeting

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