Frankton-Lapel Community Schools

  • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School student Robert Lemon led the Pledge of Allegiance.
  • The Board approved Board Member Tami Davis as Assistant Secretary of the School Board.
  • The Board approved the minutes from the August 14, 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 September.
  • The Board held a public hearing to receive questions and comments regarding the proposed 2015 budgets as advertised. No one addressed the Board about the proposed budgets.
  • Superintendent Bobby Fields reported on the recycling program for old technology equipment.
  • Mr. Fields reported on the health insurance claims for August 2014.
  • The Board approved the Administrative Guidelines for 2014-15 that were also approved by the Frankton-Lapel Education Administration.
  • The Board approved the following cash tuition requests:
    • Lapel Elementary School
      • Skylar Danner – Kindergarten
      • Jalen Johnson – Grade 1
  • The Board approved the following commencement days for the Class of 2015:
    • Alternative School at the Administration Office – Thursday, May 28, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
    • Frankton High School – Friday, May 29, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
    • Lapel High School – Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
  • The Board approved the corporation goals for 2014-15.
  • The Board approved the following fundraising requests:
    • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
      • Softball team
      • Cheerleaders (2)
      • Volleyball team
      • Academic Team
      • Spanish Club (Costa Rica trip)
      • Art Club (3)
      • Class of 2016
      • Class of 2015
      • Life Skills/Vocational Jobs
      • Varsity Girls Basketball Team
      • FCA
    • Lapel High School
      • Tennis Team
      • Students to England (5)
  • The Board approved the following gifts:
    • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
      • $855.00 donation from Partners -N- Concrete towards the cost of repairing a sidewalk at the high school
  • The Board approved a Management of Anaphylaxis Policy.
  • The Board approved the 2014-15 Master Contract.
  • The Board approved a Seclusion and Restraint Policy.
  • The Board approved the following out-of-state field trip:
    • The Lapel High School baseball team to Clarksville, Tennessee on April 9-11, 2015.
  • The Board approved the Non-certified Salary Schedule for July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2015.
  • The Board approved the following retirement:
    • Frankton Elementary School
      • Karen Smith – Grade 4 teacher, at the end of the 2014-15 school year, 19 years of service to Frankton-Lapel Community Schools
  • The Board approved the claim documents as submitted.
  • Board Member Randy Cunningham reported on the upcoming Frankton Heritage Days.
  • Mr. Cunningham reported to the Board about a concern he has on the absence of bleachers at the tennis courts at both high schools.
  • Assistant Superintendent Sterling Boles thanked Lapel Police Chief Molina on his assistance with a recent theft in one of the buildings and the return of the stolen items.
  • The following documents were signed by all board members:
    • Minutes of the August 8, 2013 school board meeting; teacher contracts; letters of appreciation to First United Methodist Church of Frankton and Frankton Heritage Days; and accounts payable voucher register, payroll claim listings, and hand check listing.
  • Announcements were made of the following days:
    • October 9, 2014: Regular Board Meeting at Administration Office, 7:30 p.m.
    • October 9, 2014: Adoption of 2015 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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