Board Meeting Summary
October 17th, 2023
President Snider called the October Regular BOE meeting to order at 6:31 pm. After roll call, the Board approved the meeting agenda and consent agenda, consisting of the minutes from the September meeting, bills, payroll and the treasurer's report.
During Board input, Dr. Kashner shared that the audit is expected to be completed at the end of this month and the auditor has offered to come speak to the BOE. This is an annual item that is offered to districts and most districts have them speak every 3-4 years. After discussion, it was decided to have the auditor come to the November board meeting.
Teacher Heather Blackmore was welcomed and asked if she wanted to address the board. No public comments were made.
During communications the PreK board report was shared including information regarding the PreK program receiving the "Gold" standard for PreK through the State for the second consecutive year. This is a high honor achieved through site visits and data analysis. Additionally, Dr. Kashner shared that student performance data will be released from the State on November 1st, along with a district "profile" page that highlights facts about the district.
Information regarding Old Business, New Business, and the Superintendent Report is listed below.
Meeting was adjourned at 7:10 pm.
- approved a snow plow bid with Kaus Seed. The district received only one bid for snow plowing services despite reaching out to several other local companies. Dr. Kashner commented that Mr. Kaus and his crew do a wonderful job and are easy to work with.
- approved a second grade field trip to Highland for a theatre production.
Personnel and Job Vacancies
The following personnel options were approved:
No personnel actions this month.