School Board President Nancy Likens led the Pledge of Allegiance.
The Board approved the minutes for the April 17, 2008 school board meeting as presented.
The Board acknowledged Frankton Elementary School which provided the information on the bulletin board for May.
Superintendent Ned Speicher reported on the kindergarten round-up totals.
Mr. Speicher reported on the summer school programs for 2008.
Mr. Speicher reported on the 2008-09 Title I grant.
The Board approved the following cash tuition requests.
Kaitlynn Biven, kindergarten, Lapel Elementary School
Dean Brooks, grade 3, Lapel Elementary School
Asher Evelo, pre-school, Lapel Elementary School
Elijah Evelo, kindergarten, Lapel Elementary School
Kennedy McCorkle, kindergarten, Lapel Elementary School
Kerrigan McCorkle, pre-school, Lapel Elementary School
Quentin Norrick, grade 1, Lapel Elementary School
Alyssa Norrick, grade 4, Lapel Elementary School
Devin Norrick, grade 7, Lapel Middle School
Preston Norrick, grade 8, Lapel Middle School
Vincent Norrick, grade 9, Lapel High School
Kayleigh Pace, grade 5, Lapel Elementary School
Elijah Willhoite, grade 1, Lapel Elementary School
Megan Wood, grade 9, Lapel High School
Matthew Wood, grade 11, Lapel High School
The Board approved the following gifts:
Lapel Elementary School
$869.20 from General Mills Box Top for Education Program for student activities
Lapel Middle School
$450.00 from the Trinity United Methodist Church for the Washington, D.C. trip
The Board approved the language arts and world languages textbook recommendations for 2008-14.
The Board approved for the Lapel boys basketball coaches to take the boys basketball players to a basketball camp in Michigan on June 14-16, 2008.
The Board approved a private residential facility placement service contract with the State of Indiana.
The Board approved the summer camps for 2008.
The Board approved the following recommendation:
Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
James Handshoe - Band Director
Robert Fields - Superintendent
The Board approved the monthly claim documents as submitted.
David Cagley, Special Education Director, spoke to the Board about his 40 years of service to the school corporation and thanked the Board and administration.
Board Member John Mitchell complimented music teacher Jeannine Terhune and band director Greg Scott for the recent musical production at Lapel High School.
The following documents were signed by all board members:
Minutes of the April 17, 2008 school board meeting; letters of appreciation to General Mills Box Top for Education and Trinity United Methodist Church; and administrator contract. Also, Private Residential Facility Placement agreement by Board President Nancy Likens and Vice President John Mitchell.
Announcements were made of the following dates:
May 29, 2008: Alternative School Graduation at Administration Office, 6:00 p.m.
May 30, 2008: Frankton High School Graduation, 7:00 p.m.
May 31, 2008: Lapel High School Graduation, 7:00 p.m.
June 12, 2008: Regular Board Meeting at Administration Office, 7:30 p.m.