January 13, 2015
MSBA Monthly Video: The Board viewed the MSBA monthly video.
School Board Appreciation Recognition – Plaques, cards, posters, and food were given
to the Board of Education from the students and staff for Board Appreciation.
Certified Staff Retirement: The Board accepted the following persons’ retirement effective
at the end of the school year: Phyllis Cole, High School Special Ed Teacher; Karen Vulgamott,
Elementary Music Teacher ; Mark Hartong, High School Social Studies Teacher; Theresa
Pieters, Amazonia Title I Teacher; Kelly Woody, Amazonia 1st Grade Teacher.
Classified Staff Retirement: The Board accepted the retirement of Randi Reavis, High School
Secretary at the end of the school year.
Certified Staff Resignation: The Board accepted the resignation of April Acklin, High School
Special Ed. Teacher at the end of the school year.
Classified Staff Resignation: The Board accepted the resignation of Tom Morey, Amazonia
Custodian, effective 12/18/2014 and Sandy Moore, Minnie Cline Nurse effective 1/29/15.
Certified Staff Employment: The Board employed Sarah Portenier, as the High School
Classified Staff Employment: The Board employed Valerie Meyer as the High School Nurse
and Sherry Ueligger as an Amazonia Custodian.
Substitute Teacher Employment: The Board employed Kirsten Applegate.
2015 – 2016 School Calendar: The Board accepted the posting of the 2015-2016 School Calendar as presented.
3D Coaching Proposal: The Board accepted the 3D Coaching Proposal as presented for the
High School and Middle School Coaches starting with the 2015 – 2016 school year.
Middle School Cross Country – The Board accepted the addition of Boys’ and Girls’ Middle School Cross Country as a Fall Sport at the Middle School starting in the fall of 2015.
Soft Drink Proposal: The Board accepted the Coca-Cola proposal for a 60 month exclusive beverage contract.
Food Service Report: The Board accepted the Food Service Report as presented.
Posting of Revised Board Policies: The Board adopted the posting of the following Board policies:
EF (Food Services Management)
EFB (Free and Reduced Prices)
FEB (Selection of Architectural, Engineering, and Land Surveying Services)
Adoption of Revised Board Policies: The Board adopted the following policies:
IL (Assessment Program)
IGAC (Teaching about Religion)
IND (Ceremonies and Observances)
ADF (District Wellness Program)
BBB (School Board Elections)
Closed Session: The Board held a closed session to visit about personnel matter.