Frankton-Lapel Community Schools

  • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School junior Drew Lacey lead the Pledge of Allegiance.
  • The Board approved the minutes from the September 14, 2006 and September 28, 2006 school board meetings as presented.
  • The Board acknowledged Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School, which provided the information on the bulletin board for October.
  • The Board held a public hearing to receive questions and comments regarding an additional appropriation of $200,000 for the Self Insurance Fund. No one addressed the Board about the additional appropriation. The Board approved the additional appropriation.
  • Preston Beamer, Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School senior, reported to the Board on the completion of his project to build a shelter for the summer kids leagues at Frankton.
  • Construction manager Jon Covert reported on the progress of the construction projects.
  • Greg Drennen of Lorenz Williams Clinton reported to the Board on the proposed remodeling of the administration office. The Board approved to hire Lorenz Williams Clinton to develop plans to remodel the administration office.
  • Mr. Speicher and Board Secretary John Mitchell reported on the Indiana School Board Association Fall Meeting held on September 25th & 26th.
  • Mr. Speicher reported on the ADM state enrollment count of September 15, 2006.
  • Mr. Speicher reported on the corporation financial status as of September 2006.
  • Mr. Speicher reported that parent-teacher conferences will be held on Tuesday, October 24th from 1:00 – 7:30 p.m.
  • The Board approved the following cash tuition request:
  • Lapel Jr Sr High School
      • Betsy Guion, grade 11
      • Hillary Guion, grade 10
      • Chandler Guion, grade 8
  • The Board did not waive the state tuition.
  • The Board approved the following gifts:
    • Frankton Elementary
      • $187.29 from Meijer through the Meijer Community Rewards program for the general fund
      • $26.00 from Gordon Food Service for the general fund
    • Lapel Elementary
      • $500 from Owens-Brockway Glass for the library
  • Lapel Jr.-Sr. High School
    • $500 from Owens-Brockway Glass - $250 for the choir and $250 for the band
  • The Board approved the disposal of 180 obsolete computer towers.
  • The Board approved the final 2005-06 bill of $34,662.67 for the special education cooperative.
  • The Board approved resolutions to reduce the 2006 appropriation of the General Fund, Capital Projects Fund, and Transportation Operating Fund for the 2007 budget.
  • The Board approved the October construction invoices.
  • The Board approved for Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School to pay for supplies from the extra-curricular fund titled "General Fund" during the 2006-07 school year.
  • The Board approved the following recommendation:
    • Frankton Elementary School
      • Melissa Harrison – Clerk
  • The Board approved the claim documents as submitted.
  • The following documents were signed by all board members
    • Minutes of the September 14, 2006 and September 28, 2006 school board meetings
    • Resolutions to reduce budgets
    • Additional appropriation resolution
    • Revised teacher contracts
    • Letters of appreciation to Owen-Brockway, Meijer, Gordon Food Service.
  • Announcements were made of the following dates:
    • November 9, 2006: Regular Board Meeting at Administration Office, 7:30 p.m.

Upcoming Events

  • May 19, 26 - Flex Day
  • May 29 - Memorial Day (No School)
  • May 30 - Last Day for Students
  • May 31 - Teacher Record Day

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