Frankton-Lapel Community Schools

  • Technology Director Andy Stewart led the Pledge of Allegiance. 
  • The Board approved the minutes for the July 9, 2015 school board meeting as presented.
  • Natasha Pulley and Amanda Gibson from the Frankton Girls Softball League were present to update the Board on the activities of the league.
  • The Board approved the 2015-16 Master Contract and approved a 2% pay increase across the board for all employees.
  • Superintendent Bobby Fields reported on the health insurance claims for July 2015.
  • The Board approved the following cash tuition requests:
    • Frankton Elementary School
      • Jackson Kiphart – pre-school
      • Hayden Russell – pre-school
      • Aiden Dickey – kindergarten
      • Natalie Frepan – kindergarten
      • Deelani Smedley – grade 1
      • Jacob Tyler – grade 1
      • Lillianne Wetnight – grade 3
      • Isabelle Pulley – grade 4
      • Julian Tyler – grade 4
      • Noah Brown – grade 6
    • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
      • Hannah Hudson – grade 10
      • Courtnie Stafford – grade 10
    • Lapel Elementary School
      • Isabella Thomas – kindergarten
    • Lapel Middle School
      • John Burchett – grade 7
    • Lapel High School
      • Emily Burchett – grade 9
      • Devan Frank – grade 10
  • The Board approved the following fund raising requests:      
    • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
      • Varsity Volleyball Team
      • Jr. High Volleyball Team
      • Varsity Football Team (2)
      • Senior Class
    • Lapel Middle School
      • Tennis Team
    • Lapel High School
      • Football Team
      • Girls Golf Team
      • Volleyball Team
  • The Board approved the mileage reimbursement for 2015-16 as 57.5¢ per mile.
  • The Board approved the following recommendations:
    • Frankton Elementary School
      • Amanda Neff – Grade 1 teacher, temporary
    • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
      • David Casterline – Choir director
      • Christopher Hatzell – Business teacher
      • Jennifer Mason – Family & Consumer Science teacher
    • Lapel Elementary/Middle School
      • Michelle Busch – Physical education teacher
    • Lapel Middle School
      • Hillary Novak – English teacher
  • The Board approved the following request:
    • Lapel Elementary/Middle School
      • Lindsay Roundtree, Physical education teacher, a one year leave of absence 
  • The Board approved the following resignation:
    • Lapel Middle School
      • Alex Samuel – English teacher, effective immediately
  • The Board approved the claim documents as submitted.
  • Mr. Fields reported on the removal of the fences around the Frankton High School football field and Frankton Elementary School playground.
  • Assistant Superintendent Sterling Boles reported on the distribution of the Chromebooks to the students.
  • The following documents were signed by all board members:
    • Minutes of the July 9, 2015 school board meeting; Master Contract; and accounts payable voucher register, payroll claim listings, and hand check listing.
  • Announcements were made of the following dates:
    • August 26, 2015 – 2nd publication of 2016 budget
    • August 26, 2015 – Submit estimated tax rates and tax levies to the fiscal body of the county
    • September 10, 2015 – Regular Board Meeting: Public Hearing on 2016 Budget, 7:30 p.m.
    • October 8, 2015 – Regular Board Meeting: Adoption of 2016 Budget, 7:30 p.m.

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