Frankton-Lapel Community Schools

  • Lapel High School student Philip Horstmeyer led the Pledge of Allegiance.
  • The Board approved the minutes from the March 14, 2013 school board meeting as presented.
  • The Board acknowledged Lapel High School which provided the information on the bulletin board for April.
  • Lapel High School band students Philip Horstmeyer, Marie Smith, Morgan Soverns, Jacob Tays, and Simanney Wilkins reported on their trip to Savannah, Georgia.
  • Mr. Fields and Board President Joe Kelich reported on the school schedule for the end of the 2012-13 school year.
  • The Board approved a request by Frankton-Lapel bus driver Chuck Covell to use his bus to take Frankton Boy Scout Troop 398 on an out-of-state field trip.
  • The Board approved a request by Assistant Superintendent Sterling Boles and Special Education Director Lue Ann Shuck for the school corporation to use the day school program facilities at St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital for a few select students that are not successful at the Mosaics School in Carmel.
  • The Board approved a Kindergarten Camp Grant of $12,000.00 from the Madison County Education Coalition.
  • The Board approved a lunch price increase that is required by the National School Lunch Program.  The new lunch prices for the 2013-14 school year are as follows:  elementary-$1.90; jr.-sr. high school-$2.00.
  • The Board approved the following out-of-state field trips:
    • Frankton High School band members to King’s Island Theme Park in Mason, Ohio on May 18, 2013. 
    • Lapel High School students for a Leadership Summit to China on March 14-23, 2014. 
  • The Board approved the Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School summer basketball camps.
  • The Board approved the following cash tuition requests for the 2013-14 school year:
    • Frankton Elementary
      • Pre-school
        • Grayer Cline
        • Isaiah Covington
        • Eli Coxe
        • Cooper Custer
        • Mia Grant
        • Ashlyn Hoose
        • Jaman Mahaney
        • Mason McNally
        • Sadie Nagel
        • Breelyn Norris
        • Keagan Remington
        • Jacey Rhodes
        • Bailey Smith
        • Jackson Southerland
        • Morgan Sparks
        • Morgan Thoman
      • Kindergarten
        • Drew Blazek
        • Alyssa Finley
        • Chloe French
        • Griffin Jones
        • Kenna Kane
        • Edward Kelich
        • Meliton Perez
        • Kian Shultz
        • Charlee Skillman
        • Zavier Sprister
        • Ayden Tillman
  • The Board approved the IRead3 summer remediation program.
  • The Board approved the following recommendations:
    • Lapel Elementary School
      • Genny Zetterberg – Principal
    • Frankton Elementary School
      • Kara Landis – Speech Language Pathologist 
    • Lapel High School
      • Leslie Grubb – Assistant softball coach
  • The Board approved the following retirement:
    • Frankton Elementary School
      • Ken Kakasuleff – Grade 4 teacher, at the end of the 2012-13 school year, 35 years of service to Frankton-Lapel Community Schools
  • The Board approved the monthly claim documents as submitted.
  • Mr. Fields reported that the Health & Wellness Center, available to Frankton-Lapel employees who have health insurance through the school corporation, is scheduled to open June 1, 2013.  Mr. Fields reported that the cost to the school corporation for access to the center would be approximately $15,000 per month.
  • The following documents were signed by all board members:
    • Minutes of the March 14, 2013 school board meeting; and accounts payable voucher register.
  • Announcements were made of the following dates:
    • May 3, 2013: Flex Day – Make-up Snow Day
    • May 9, 2013: Regular Board Meeting at Administration Office, 7:30 p.m.
    • May 10, 2013: Flex Day – Make-up Snow Day
    • May 17, 2013: Flex Day – Make-up Snow Day
    • May 24, 2013: Flex Day – No School
    • May 27, 2013: Memorial Day – No School
    • June 6, 2013: Last Day for Students
    • June 6, 2013: Alternative School Graduation at Administration Office, 7:00 p.m.
    • June 7, 2013: Frankton High School Graduation, 7:00 p.m.
    • June 8, 2013: Lapel High School Graduation, 7:00 p.m.

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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