Frankton-Lapel Community Schools

  • LITES students Alex Amick and Hannah Smith led the Pledge of Allegiance.
  • The Board approved the minutes for the December 19, 2005 school board meeting as presented.
  • The Board acknowledged the LITES program which provided the information on the bulletin board for January.
  • Lapel Jr.-Sr. High School principal Jerry Kemerly and students Hannah Brown, Elizabeth Hall, and James Helm reported on their trip to England last fall.
  • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School teachers Andrea Coryell, Cathy Huntsinger, and Jeff Thurston and students Calee Etchison and Luke Etchison reported on their trip to France and England last fall.
  • Superintendent Ned Speicher reported on the financial status of the school corporation at the end of 2005.
  • Mr. Speicher reported on the construction progress and security plans during construction at all the school sites. The Board approved the construction bills as presented.
  • Assistant Superintendent Bobby Fields reported on the results of the latest ISTEP+ and GQE test.
  • Mr. Speicher reported on the administrative team budget workshop.
  • The Board tabled a discussion on opening up transfer tuition status for grades K-6. The discussion will be held at the next board meeting when all board members can be present.
  • The Board approved the following cash tuition requests:
    • Hanna Dalton to attend Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School as an 8th grader for the 2005-06 school year.
    • Grace and Cameron Mendel to attend Lapel Jr.-Sr. High School as freshmen for the 2006-07 school year.
    • Bill Happel to attend Lapel Jr.-Sr. High School as a freshman for the 2006-07 school year.
  • The Board approved for Mr. Fields to begin organizing the elementary and secondary summer school programs for 2006.
  • The Board approved participation in the Title One program for 2006-07.
  • The Board approved the following out-of-state field trip:
    • Frankton Jr. High School 8th grade class to the Washington, D.C. on October 11-14, 2006.
  • The Board approved the monthly claim documents as submitted.
  • The following documents were signed by all board members:
    • Minutes of the December 19, 2005 school board meeting.
  • Announcements were made of the following dates:
    • February 9, 2006: Regular Board Meeting at Administration Office, 7:30 p.m.

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