Welcome to the Citizens' Oversight Committee Page
The purpose of the Committee is to inform the public concerning the expenditure and uses of the district's bond measure, Measure M bond revenue, which Measure M was approved on the November 8, 2016 presidential election ballot. The Committee's legal charge is to actively review and report on the expenditure of taxpayer money for school construction in accordance with voter projects.
The PRJUSD Board of Trustees is recuiting for open seats on the Citizens' Oversight Committee
The passage of Measures M, under the provisions, require a bond oversight committee. The Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee (CBOC), while required by law, serves a vital role to the community and its taxpayers in reviewing expenditures of current projects and informing the public concerning the use of Measures M funds.
Applicants must be at least 18 years old to be considered as a candidate for the CBOC. Potential members may not be and employee or official of PRJUSD and may not be a vendor, contractor, or consultant to the district. The Board of Trustees is particularly interested in applicants who are:
- A parent with a child enrolld in PRJUSD
- Active in a business organization
- Active in a senor citizen organization
- Active in taxpayer's association
- Active in PTA/PTO or School Site Council in PRJUSD
- A member of the Planning COmmission
Interested candidates must submit a completed Application for Appointment Citizens' Oversight Committee.
Applications may be picked-up/dropped off or mailed to: Paso Robles Joint USD, Attn: Elena Davis, Business Department, 800 Niblick Road, Paso Robles, CA 93446
They may also be emailed to Elena Davis at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis or until a Committee may be formed.
The PRJUSD Board of Trustees is currently recruiting members to participate on the Citizens' Oversight Committee
The law requires the committee to be made up in a specific size and membership. The Committee is to be made up of at least SEVEN members with five required seats. Members are appointed by the Board of Trustees to serve two-year terms and no more than three consecutive years.
Appointment categories include: Taxpayers Organization, Business Organization, Senior Citizen’ Organization, Parent/Guardian with student currently enrolled in the District, Parent/Guardian with student currently enrolled in the District and participates in a PTA and Member-At-Large
Applicants must be at least 18 years old to be considered as a candidate for the CBOC, may not be an employee or official of the PRJUSD and may not be a vendor, contractor, or consultant to the District.
Meetings are usually scheduled quarterly and on the third Monday of the month beginning at 5:00 p.m. Due to the unforseen COVID-19 pandemic, meeting dates and times vary. The district appreciates your understanding as we navigate though the ongoing changes.
At this time, due to lack of membership on the Committee, meetings have been placed on hold until the committee has minimal paprticipation.
2020 Scheduled Meetings
Monday, March 16, 2020 (rescheduled to March 30, 2020)
Monday, March 30, 2020 - postponed due to COVID-19, date TBD
Monday, June 15, 2020 - postponed due to COVID-19, date TBD
Sept. 21, 2020 - postponed due to COVID-19, date TBD
November 16, 2020
December 7, 2020 - Special Meeting
2021 Scheduled Meetings
The Facilities Master Plan (FMP) for the Paso Robles Joint Unified School District is the culmination of a 3-month process. The FMP, presented to the Board of Trustees for approval, represents a long-term projected facility needs assessment which includes estimated cost of the plan in today's dollars and a list of potential bond projects.
Measure M is a $95 million general obligation bond that was passed on the November 8, 2016 Presidential Election Ballot.
Click on the link above to take you to the PRJUSD Facilities Master Plan for detailed information.