Frankton-Lapel Community Schools

  • 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
    • Drivers Education
    • 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.

Upcoming Events

  • October 13 - End of 1st 9-Week Grading Period
  • October 18 - Parent/Teacher Conferences 3pm - 6:30p (Students Released 30 Minutes Early)
  • October 19 - Parent/Teacher Conferences 3pm - 6:30p (Students Released 30 Minutes Early)
  • October 20 - No School
  • October 23 - Fall Break (No School)
  • November 22-24 - Thanksgiving Break (No School)
  • December 22 - Start of Winter Break at End of School Day
  • December 22 - End of 1st Semester

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