Frankton-Lapel Community Schools

 

  • The Board elected officers for 2011-12 as follows:
    • President – Joe Kelich
    • Vice President – Alan Bays
    • Secretary – Joanne Amick.
  • The following appointments were made:
    • Corporation Attorney – Mike Lacey
    • Corporation Treasurer – Lynn Hall
  • The Board approved the minutes from the June 9, 2011 school board meeting as amended.
  • Superintendent Bobby Fields reported on the June 30, 2011 appropriations for the school corporation.
  • Assistant Superintendent Sterling Boles reported on the 2010-11 ISTEP scores for the school corporation.
  • The opening school schedule was reported as follows:
    • August 9, 10, & 11 – FES, LES, & LMS registration
    • August 16 & 19 – LHS new student registration
    • August 16, 17, & 18 – FJSHS registration
    • August 17 & 18 – LHS schedule change requests
    • August 22 – New Teacher Orientation
    • August 23 – Organization Day (meet at LHS for breakfast and introductions, work at schools for the day)
    • August 24 – 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 2011-12:
    • 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 construction invoices for July, 2011.
  • The Board approved the salary for board members as $2,000 per year per board member for 2011-12.
  • The Board approved the following schedule for the 2012 budget adoption:
    • Thursday, August 4 – Budget work session
    • Thursday, August 11 – Regular board meeting: request permission to advertise 2012 budget
    • Wednesday, August 17 – 1st publication of 2012 budget
    • Wednesday, August 24 – 2nd publication of 2012 budget
    • Thursday, September 1 – Special Board Meeting: Public Hearing on 2012 Budget (7:30 p.m.)
    • Thursday, September 15 – Regular Board Meeting: Adoption of 2012 Budget (7:30 p.m.)
  • The Board approved the following cash tuition requests:
    • Frankton Elementary School
      • Mazzi Ginder – kindergarten
      • Jace Scott – kindergarten
    • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
      • Hannah Hodson – grade 9
      • Tiara Holden – grade 11
    • Lapel Elementary School
      • Gracie Hensley – kindergarten
      • Bethany Allen – grade 5
    • Lapel Middle School
      • Paige Hendershot – grade 8
  • The Board approved the following gifts:
    • Lapel Elementary School
    • 100 book boxes from Miller Huggins for the implementation of the Daily 5 literacy centers in the kindergarten classes
  • The Board approved the transfer of funds from the Rainy Day Fund to the General Fund and Capital Projects Fund to cover the end of the fiscal year expenses.
  • The Board approved the following recommendations: 
    • Frankton Elementary School
      • Brian Williams – Grade 5 Teacher
    • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
      • Paula Balensiefer – Art Teacher
      • Courtney Duncan – Special Education Teacher
      • Eric Stayer – Math Teacher
      • Katrina Hunter – Athletic Secretary
    • Lapel High School
      • Baily Hankins – Guard director
      • Brad Lantz – Baseball coach
  • The Board approved the following resignations:
    • Lapel High School
      • Lisa Hagan – English teacher, effective immediately, 11 years of service to FLCS 
      • Katherine Ewers – English/Journalism teacher, effective late July, 2011, 9 years of  service to FLCS
  • The Board approved the claim documents as submitted.
  • Mr. Boles reported on the recent auction of 2 buses that sold for $3,731.00.
  • The following documents were signed by Board members: Minutes of the June 9, 2011 school board meeting; letter of appreciation to Miller Huggins; and accounts payable voucher register.
  • Announcements were made of the following dates:
    • August 4, 2011 – Budget work session
    • August 11, 2011 – Regular board meeting: request permission to advertise 2011 Budget
    • August 17, 2011 – 1st publication of 2012 budget
    • August 24, 2011 – 2nd publication of 2012 budget
    • September 1, 2011 – Special Board Meeting: Public Hearing on 2012 Budget, 7:30 p.m.
    • September 15, 2011 – Regular Board Meeting: Adoption of 2012 Budget, 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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