Frankton-Lapel Community Schools

  • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School student Sydney Douglas led the Pledge of Allegiance.
  • The Board approved the minutes from the January 16, 2014 school board meeting as presented.
  • The Board acknowledged Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School which provided the information on the board room bulletin board for February.
  • Superintendent Bobby Fields reported on how the schools would make up the days that have been canceled due to inclement weather during the 2013-14 school year.  The Board approved a resolution for the plan.
  • Mr. Fields reported on the current student enrollment.
  • Mr. Fields reported on the health insurance claims for January 2014.
  • The Board approved changes to the transfer tuition policy.
  • The Board approved the following transfer tuition requests:
    • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
      • Myracle Settles – grade 7
      • Catherine Terrell – Grade 11
    • Lapel Middle School
      • Megan Baer – Grade 8
  • The Board approved the following fund raising activities:
    • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
      • London/Scotland Class Trip 2016
      • Class of 2015 (2)
    • Lapel Elementary School
  • The Board approved the following gifts:
    • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
      • $2,350.00 for the athletic corporate sponsorship as follows: Drake Farms, $500.00; Antrim Farm, $400.00; Central Indiana Orthopedics, $400.00; Symmes Auction Company,
      • $400.00; LD Realty, $400.00; Hembree Motor Sales, $250.00
      • $727.50 from Frankton First United Methodist Church for the Goodwill Fund
      • $50.00 from Frankton Heritage Days for the Library
      • $100.00 from Stephan Hamaker for the Fellowship of Christian Athletes
      • $300.00 from Hoosier Park for the football team
      • $217.50 from Christal Hughes for high school cheerleading
      • $173.13 from Christal Hughes for jr. high cheerleading
      • $60.69 from LRG Prep for the General Fund
      • $400.00 from Pioneer Hi-Bred International for the faculty
      • $118.82 from Target-Take Charge of Education for the General Fund
      • $400.00 from an anonymous donor for the girls basketball & volleyball teams
  • The Board approved Thursday, March 27, 2014, 12:00 to 7:00 p.m. for the kindergarten and age 4 pre-school round-up for Frankton and Lapel Elementary Schools.
  • The Board approved a Lapel Baseball Camp.
  • The Board approved the following out-of-state field trips:
    • Lapel High School French Club to France on April 4-12, 2014
    • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School choirs to King’s Island Ohio on May 17, 2014
  • The Board approved an energy efficient lighting proposal for Lapel Elementary/Middle School.
  • The Board approved the following recommendations:
    • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
      • Brad Douglas – Varsity baseball coach
      • Amber Cole – Jr. high girls track coach
      • Tom Gordy – Jr. high boys track coach
      • Jon Konkle – Assistant softball coach
      • Jeremy Parker – Varsity softball coach
      • Courtney Prater – Assistant girls track coach
    • Lapel Middle School
      • Bryan Baker – Assistant baseball club
      • Stan Clark – Assistant baseball club
      • Tony Cole – Boys track coach
      • Leon Mudd – Golf coach
      • Jason Wheeler – Baseball club
    • Lapel High School
      • Chris Blessing – Boys track coach
      • Brad Lantz – Varsity baseball coach
      • Keith Lynch – Assistant boys track coach
      • Scott Rich – Varsity softball coach
      • Ryan Scott – Assistant baseball coach
  • The Board approved the following retirement:
    • Lapel Middle School
      • Teddy Lamey, grade 6 teacher, at the end of the 2013-14 school year, 46 years of service to FLCS
  • The Board approved the monthly claim documents as submitted.
  • The following documents were signed by all Board members:
    • Minutes of the January 16, 2014 school board meeting; make up days resolution; thank you letters to Drake Farms, Antrim Farm, Central Indiana Orthopedics, Symmes Auction Company, LD Realty, Henbree Motor Sales, Frankton First United Methodist Church, Frankton Heritage Days, Stephan Hamaker, Hoosier Park, Christal Hughes, LRG Prep, Pioneer Hi-Bred International, and Target; accounts payable voucher register; payroll claim listings; and hand check listing.
  • Announcements were made of the following dates:
    • March 10, 2014: Academic Hall of Fame Banquet, 6:30 p.m., Madison Park Church of God
    • March 13, 2014: Regular Board Meeting at Administration Office, 7:30 p.m.
    • March 27, 2014: Kindergarten & Age 4 Pre-school Round Up at Frankton & Lapel Elementary Schools, 12:00-7:00 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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