The Pleasanton school board will be discussing the possibility of four new high school courses for the 2015-16 school year during tonight's school board meeting.
According to district staff, the Curriculum Department and coordinator of Career Technical Education worked with high school teachers and administrators to choose a variety of course options to meet the needs and interests of students.
The new courses include: International Relations, Farm to Fork, Civil Engineering and Architecture, and Medical Interventions.
In other business, the board will hear a report and discussion about physical education, which will include Common Core State Standards implementation and the FitnessGram results.
During tonight's closed session, the board will appoint an interim elementary vice principal.
In addition, the board will discuss and possibly take action on the "consideration of the appointment, employment, evaluation of performance, discipline/release, or dismissal of a public employee."
The public employee's name was not disclosed.
Any action taken in closed session will be reported out during open session, which is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. in the district's boardroom, 4665 Bernal Avenue.