School Corporation Attorney Mike Lacey swore in the new Board members Alan Bays and Brian Gill.
The Board elected officers for 2010-11 as follows: President - Nancy Likens; Vice President - Joe Kelich; Secretary - Joanne Amick. The following appointments were made: Corporation Attorney - Mike Lacey; Corporation Treasurer - Lynn Hall.
The Board approved the minutes from the June 10, 2010 school board meeting as amended.
Superintendent Bobby Fields reported on the opening school schedule as follows:
July 16 - State of Indiana school bus inspection
August 10, 11, & 12 - FES, LES, & LMS registration
August 17 - LHS new student registration
August 18 & 19 - FJSHS & LHS registration
August 20 - FJSHS registration
August 23 - New Teacher Orientation
August 24 - Organization Day
August 25 - First Day for K-12 Students
The Board approved continuation of the following administrative procedures:
Employing non-certified workers and substitute teachers as needed.
Authorizing attendance and participation in staff development activities for certified and non-certified personnel.
Paying claims early when discounts or penalties might be involved.
Transferring between funds as necessary.
Investing monies as cash balances permit.
Opening of bids by designated committees (previously established) the morning of board meetings for tabulation and presentation to the Board.
All mileage reimbursement claims will state the beginning and ending mileage for payment except claims on the FLCS mileage chart.
Authorizing in-state field trips. (Out-of-state and overnight field trips are separately approved by the Board.)
To accept resignations on behalf of the Board when needed pending approval of the Board.
The Board approved the following committee assignments for the Board for 2010-11:
Instruction-Curriculum-AIDS Advisory Committee - Joanne Amick, John Henderson
Facilities Committee - Alan Bays, Joe Kelich, Rob Steele
Finance/Negotiations Committee - Alan Bays, Joe Kelich, Nancy Likens
High Abilities Committee - Joanne Amick, Brian Gill, Nancy Likens
Student Support Committee - Joanne Amick, Alan Bays, Nancy Likens
Technology Committee - Brian Gill, Joe Kelich, Rob Steele
Public Relations/Community Involvement - Joanne Amick, John Henderson, Nancy Likens
Ebbertt Education Center Executive Council - Nancy Likens
The Board approved the salary for board members as $2,000 per year per board member for 2010-11.
The Board approved the following schedule for the 2011 budget adoption:
Thursday, August 5 - Budget work session
Thursday, August 12 - Regular board meeting: request permission to advertise 2011 budget
Wednesday, August 18 - 1st publication of 2011 budget
Wednesday, August 25 - 2nd publication of 2011 budget
Thursday, September 2 - Special Board Meeting: Public Hearing on 2011 Budget (7:30pm)
Thursday, September 16 - Regular Board Meeting: Adoption of 2011 Budget (7:30 pm)
The Board approved the following cash tuition requests:
Frankton Elementary School
Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
Joel Cantrell - grade 7
Austin Lopez - grade 7
Jared Cantrell - grade 9
Jacob Cantrell - grade 11
Molly Jones - grade 12
Lapel Elementary School
Olivia Snyder - Kindergarten
Austin Bodkin - grade 2
Jackson Snyder - grade 2
Esther Urquidez - grade 2
Audrey Webb - grade 2
Makenzie Edwards - grade 3
Cassandra Gordon - grade 4
Hallie Moreland - grade 4
Lapel Middle School
Lapel High School
Allison Morris - grade 11
The Board approved the following gifts:
250 coupons from Pizza Hut for a free personal pan pizza for the FLCS summer reading program (125 to FJSHS & 125 to LMS)
5 framed lithographs of “The Life of Abraham Lincoln” from The Lincoln Legacy Group and the Southern Indiana Education Center