Frankton-Lapel Community Schools

  • Board President Tami Davis led the Pledge of Allegiance. 
  • The Board approved the minutes for the July 14, 2016 school board meeting as presented.
  • Natasha Pulley, Devon Clark, and Amanda Gibson from the Frankton Girls Softball League were present to update the Board on the activities of the league.  The Board approved to renew the contract with the softball league to lease the school corporation owned softball diamond in Frankton for $1.00 per year.
  • Superintendent Bobby Fields reported on the health insurance claims for July 2016.
  • Jeanine Terhune, Lapel High School show choir director, reported to the Board on the show choir’s spring tour.  The Board approved for the show choir to tour in 2017.
  • Mr. Fields reported to the Board on the initial enrollment figures for the beginning of school.
    • The Board approved the following cash tuition requests:
      • Frankton Elementary School
        • Braylon Richwine – Pre-school
        • Sophia Shaff – Pre-school
        • Aiden Keesling – Kindergarten
        • Levi Lemon – Kindergarten
        • Mikayla Mannllea – Kindergarten
        • Seth Siek – Kindergarten
        • Dale Sinnott – Kindergarten
      • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
        • Lauryn Bates – Grade 7
        • Jacob Scofield – Grade 7
        • Brady Shaw – Grade 7
        • Koral Wheeler – Grade 7
        • Arabella Lavelle – Grade 8
        • Ethan MClung – Grade 8
        • Ethan Bates – Grade 9
        • Katelyn Brannum – Grade 9
        • Kathryn Shadoan – Grade 10
        • Austin Conrad – Grade 11
        • Mackenzie Hayward – Grade 11
        • Ahsani Montano – Grade 11
        • River Weinschrott – Grade 11
      • Lapel Elementary School
        • Kaden Bailey – Kindergarten
        • Xavier Arnold – Grade 2
        • Evan Cook – Grade 2
        • Laureano Duffy – Grade 2
        • Landon Brown – Grade 5
        • Carter Jackson – Grade 5
        • Mason King – Grade 5
        • Jordan Wilson – Grade 5
  • The Board approved the following fund raising requests:
    • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
      • Varsity Volleyball Team
      • Senior Class New York Trip
    • Lapel High School
      • Girls Golf Team
  • The Board approved the mileage reimbursement for 2016-17 as 54¢ per mile.
  • The Board approved the 2016-17 Corporation Goals.
  • The Board approved the following gift:
    • Frankton Elementary School
      • $2,395.00 from the Sixth Grade Class of 2016 to purchase a speaker and amplifier
  • The Board approved for funds in the Frankton Elementary School 6th Grade Activity Fund to stay at Frankton Elementary School.
  • The Board approved the following teacher recommendations:
    • Frankton Elementary School
      • Jessica Patton – Kindergarten teacher
    • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
      • Chris Glover – Band Director
    • Lapel Elementary School
      • Ryan Scott – Grade 1 Teacher
      • Christa Klettheimer – Assistant Principal
    • Lapel Middle School
      • Kelly Huntzinger – Health/Physical Education/Social Studies Teacher
      • Linda Steele – Special Education Teacher
      • Zach Scott  - Social Studies Teacher
  • The Board approved the following coach/sponsor recommendations:
    • Frankton Elementary School
      • Chantell Detling – Webmaster
      • Jamie Shepherd – Yearbook sponsor
    • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
      • Jerry Banda – Varsity volleyball coach
      • Kylee Cress – Student council sponsor
      • John Delph – Assistant football coach
      • Theresa Edwards-Wright – Senior class sponsor
      • Danny Elsten – Assistant football coach
      • Jessie Frazier – Assistant football coach
      • Jessica Haney – 8th grade volleyball coach
      • Heather Hutton – Varsity cheerleader/pep club sponsor
      • Chris Lawson – Jr. high football coach
      • Candace McDonald – 7th grade volleyball coach
      • Todd McGuire – Jr. high football coach
      • Mitzi Ochoa – Jr. high cheerleader sponsor
      • Kyle Quick – Jr. high football coach
      • Breanna Shively – Assistant volleyball coach
      • Kevin Sipe – Sophomore class sponsor
      • Bethany Whitcomb – 7th & 8th grade class sponsor
      • Brett Wright – Jr. high football coach
    • Lapel Middle School
      • Blake Allen – Tennis coach
      • Mark Miller – Football coach
      • Sam Miller – Football coach
      • Tammy Richardson – Boys & girls cross country coach
    • Lapel High School
      • Matt Campbell – Varsity baseball coach
      • Justin Coomer – Boys varsity tennis coach
      • Dylan Crosley – Assistant girls golf coach (volunteer)
      • Hilary Eppert – Varsity volleyball coach
      • Rebecca Kadinger – Assistant volleyball coach
      • Tom McMillan – Assistant football coach
      • Todd Miller – Assistant football coach
      • Kim Murdock – Junior class sponsor
      • Darrell Richardson – Girls & boys varsity cross country coach
      • Evan Schacherer – Guard director
      • Tina Wilson – Varsity cheerleader/pep club sponsor, student council sponsor, & freshman class sponsor
  • The Board approved the following resignations:
    • Frankton Elementary School
      • Marci Foley – Speech-Language Pathologist
    • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
      • James Handshoe – Band Director, effective immediately, 8 years of service to FLCS
    • Lapel Elementary School
      • Dameon Wyatt – Assistant Principal, effective immediately, 8 years of service to FLCS
    • Lapel Middle School
      • Suzanne Wheeler – Special Education Teacher, effective immediately, 7 years of service to FLCS
      • Stephanie Sumpter – Special Education Teacher, effective immediately, 11 years of service to FLCS
    • Lapel High School
      • Nick Clarkson – Physical Education Teacher, effective immediately, 7 years of service to FLCS
  • The Board approved the following request:
    • Lapel Elementary School
      • Jody Wilson, Grade 1 Teacher, 1-year leave of absence
  • The Board approved the claim documents as submitted.
  • The following documents were signed by all board members:
    • Minutes of the July 14, 2016 school board meeting; and accounts payable voucher register, payroll claim listings, and hand check listing.
  • Announcements were made of the following dates:
    • August 15-19, 2016 – Budget work session (flexible date)
    • August 24, 2016 – 2017 Budget sent to Gateway
    • September 8, 2016 – Regular Board Meeting: Public Hearing on 2017 Budget, 7:30 p.m.
    • October 13, 2016 – Regular Board Meeting: Adoption of 2017 Budget, 7:30 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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