Frankton-Lapel Community Schools

  • The Board approved the minutes for the July 10, 2008 school board meeting as presented.
  • Frankton High School band director James Handshoe and Lapel High School band director Greg Scott reported on the band performances at the 2008 Indiana State Fair. The Board honored the band directors for their outstanding performances at the Fair.
  • Assistant Superintendent Sterling Boles reported on the results of the 2008 bus inspection that was conducted by the State Police on August 11th.
  • Superintendent Bobby Fields reported on the adoption schedule for the 2009 budget as follows:
    • Thursday, August 28 - 1st publication of 2009 budget
    • Thursday, September 4 - 2nd publication of 2009 budget
    • Thursday, September 11 - Public hearing on 2009 budget (7:30 p.m.)
    • Thursday, September 25 - Adoption of 2009 budget (7:30 p.m.)
  • Mr. Fields reported on the initial enrollment for grades K-12 for the beginning of the 2008-09 school year.
  • The Board approved the gasoline, diesel fuel, and fuel oil bids as presented.
  • The Board approved the following cash tuition requests:
    • Jesse Bradley, grade 1, Lapel Elementary School
    • Logan Bradley, grade 4, Lapel Elementary School
    • Harrison Burrell, grade 1, Lapel Elementary School
    • Marisa Carl, grade 6, Lapel Elementary School
    • Kelsey Caplinger, grade 10, Lapel High School
    • Kerrigan Connors, grade 3, Lapel Elementary School
    • Reagan Finley, grade 7, Lapel Middle School
    • Grace Follmar, grade 4, Lapel Elementary School
    • Matthew Follmar, kindergarten, Lapel Elementary School
    • Hayley Granger, kindergarten, Lapel Elementary School
    • Maddison Granger, grade 2, Lapel Elementary School
    • Cameron Harris, grade 7, Lapel Middle School
    • Karlie Hutton, grade 1, Lapel Elementary School
    • Ashton Moneyhun, grade 9, Lapel High School
    • Zoe Moore, pre-school, Lapel Elementary School
    • Chase Needler, grade 10, Lapel High School
    • Thomas Paige-Maciejko, grade 10, Lapel High School
    • Jacob Perry, grade 8, Lapel Middle School
    • Matthew Perry, grade 5, Lapel Elementary School
    • Josiah Ponsler, grade 9, Lapel High Schol
    • Ashton Richardson, pre-school, Lapel Elementary School
    • Anna Robertson, kindergarten, Lapel Elementary School
    • Joey Schnarr, grade 7, Lapel Middle School
    • Evan Spaulding, grade 11, Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
    • Caitlin Stewart, grade 1, Lapel Elementary School
    • Collin Stewart, grade 1, Lapel Elementary School
    • Jacob Troxell, grade 8, Lapel Middle School
    • Rachael Truitt, grade 9, Lapel High School
    • Colin Vipperman, pre-school, Lapel Elementary School
  • The Board approved a new extra curricular accounting software system from Komputrol for all the schools in the corporation. Also approved were all the new forms required for the system.
  • The Board approved the following gifts:
    • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
      • $1,608.01 from the J.R. White Memorial Golf Outing for the athletic fund
      • Donation of a conference room table, 8 chairs, and a wood case marker board from Joseph Kelich
  • The Board approved the mileage reimbursement for 2008-09 as 58.5ยข per mile.
  • The Board approved a resolution of neutrality to reduce the 2009 Debt Service Fund plan to pay for the Pension Bonds in the Debt Service Fund.
  • The Board approved the construction invoices for August.
  • The Board approved the following recommendations:
  • Frankton Elementary School
    • Katie Andrews - High ability teacher
    • Melissa Klabunde - Grade 4 teacher
    • Jerrica Martin - Kindergarten teacher
    • Malina Meadows - Title I teacher
    • Meghan Hersberger - Age 4 pre-school teacher
  • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
    • Chad Cook - Business teacher
    • Phil Davis - One period of ACP U.S. History
    • Tom Gordy - Biology teacher (first semester)
    • Stephan Hamaker - Girls varsity basketball coach
  • Lapel Elementary School
    • Stephanie Branham - Half-day kindergarten teacher
    • Stacy Brown - Age 4 pre-school teacher
    • Cyndy Jones - Age 4 pre-school teacher
    • Gay Scott - Half-day early childhood teacher
    • Holly McClintick - Age 4 pre-school teacher
  • Lapel High School
    • Katie Andrews - Varsity volleyball coach
  • The Board approved the claim documents as submitted.
  • The following documents were signed by all board members:
    • Minutes of the July 10, 2008 school board meeting; resolutions; teacher contracts; and letters of appreciation to Danny Chandler/J.R. White Memorial Golf Outing and Joseph Kelich.
  • Announcements were made of the following dates:
    • August 15, 2008: First Day of School for 2008-09
    • September 11, 2008: Regular Board Meeting at Administration Office, 7:30 p.m.
    • September 12, 2008: Student Count Day

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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