Frankton Elementary School students Chyann Coons and Quintin Slate led the Pledge of Allegiance.
The Board acknowledged Frankton Elementary School which provided the information on the board room bulletin board for February.
The Board approved the minutes from the January 12, 2006 school board meeting as presented.
Lue Ann Shuck, Dave Cagley, Emily Moulton, Lorraine Smith, and Denise Wisley, members of the Frankton-Lapel ASSIST Team, reported to the Board on the formation of the team and their goal to assist teachers, parents, and the community in working with special needs children.
Superintendent Ned Speicher reported on the construction projects. The Board approved payment of the current construction invoices.
Mr. Speicher reported on the enrollment and staffing projection for 2006-07.
The Board approved the Indiana Fiber Network and ENA proposal to install fiber optic connections for all FLCS schools.
The Board approved to allow students in kindergarten through grade six to apply for cash tuition status in the school corporation beginning with the 2006-07 school year.
The Board approved the 2006-07 and 2007-08 school calendars.
The Board approved the following gift:
Frankton Elementary - $102.76 from Meijer for the general fund.
The Board approved the date for the kindergarten round-up to be on Thursday, April 13, 2006 from 12:00 noon to 8:00 p.m. at both elementary schools.
The Board approved the summer band schedule for Lapel Jr.-Sr. High School.
The Board approved to purchase and implement mobile computer labs in each FLCS school.
The Board approved the following out-of-state field trip:
Lapel Jr.-Sr. High School economics class to take a field trip to the Federal Reserve Bank and Board of Trade in Chicago on February 24, 2006.
The Board approved a revised coaching evaluation form.
The Board approved the summer school courses for 2006 as follows:
Grades 1-6 – Remediation Reading
Grades 7-8 – Remediation Reading, Remediation Math
Grades 9-12 – Credit Recovery English, Algebra
Title I Language Arts
The Board approved the following recommendation:
Lapel Schools - Julie Denton – Cafeteria Manager
The Board approved the monthly claim documents as submitted.
The following documents were signed by all Board members:
Minutes of the January 12, 2006 school board meeting
Letter of appreciation to Meijer.
Announcements were made of the following dates:
February 16, 2006: Finance Committee meeting right after the school board meeting to review all FLCS investments.
March 9, 2006: Regular Board Meeting at Administration Office, 7:30 p.m.