The Ontario-Montclair School District Board of Trustees usually meets on the first and third Thursday of each month for its regular sessions. Meetings begin at 5:30 p.m. and are usually held in the Central School Auditorium, 415 East "G" Street, Ontario. When there is a change in time, date, or place of regular board meeting, public notice is given at least 48 hours in advance. For specific dates and information, phone 909.418.6445 or refer to the agenda.
All regular and special Board meetings are open to the public.
Public Speakers at Board Meetings
Individuals and representatives of organizations are invited to address the Board on any subject that falls within the District's purview. During the Public Comments section of the Agenda, speakers will have an opportunity to speak before the Board of Trustees.
First, the Board President will ask for any person wishing to speak to any item NOT on the Agenda. They will be granted four minutes to make comments to the Board. Rules limit speaking to 20 minutes per topic of discussion. Any person wishing to speak to any item ON the Agenda will also be granted four minutes to address the Board. The public may speak to an item on the Agenda while the item is being heard for approval. The same time limits will apply.
Individuals who wish to speak to the Board should fill out a Request to Address the Board Form (yellow slip) prior to the commencement of the Board Meeting.
The meeting location is wheelchair accessible. Speakers needing any disability related or language accommodation should contact the Superintendent’s Office at 909.418.6445, at least 24 hours in advance. This would include requesting a translator.
Special Board Meetings
The Board occasionally calls for Special Board Meetings. Specific issues are brought before the entire Board for introduction, review, or action. These meetings also include an opportunity for public comments where an individual may address the Board. Any individual wishing to speak to any item on the Agenda will have four minutes to make a comment to the Board. Rules limit speaking to 20 minutes per topic. Only items on the Agenda may be discussed at a Special Board Meeting.