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October Minutes

U.S.D. #338 Valley Falls

Board of Education Meeting

October 10, 2016

6:30 P.M.

Minutes

 

  1. CALL MEETING TO ORDER

The meeting was called to order by President, Jody Lockhart, at 6:30 P.M. in the library.

                  Present:  LaVerne Clark, Jody Lockhart, Thomas Welsh, Stephanie Steinlicht, Sharon Sweeney, Loren Feldkamp and Brenda Henson. 

                  Absent:  Heidi Pickerell and John Shipley.

 

  1. ADOPTION OF AGENDA

Motion by Sharon Sweeney second by Stephanie Steinlicht to approve the agenda as presented.

Yes     5          No   0

 

  1. CONSENT AGENDA
    1. Approve Minutes of Previous Meetings.
    2. Approve Treasurer’s Report and Approval of Warrants.
    3. Receive Keystone Board Meeting Report.
    4. Receive Monthly Vehicle Mileage Sheets.
    5. Receive CCC Minutes.
    6. Receive Site Council Minutes.

 

Motion by LaVerne Clark second by Sharon Sweeney to approve the consent agenda as presented.

Yes    5          No   0

 

  1. ANNOUNCEMENTS, REPORTS, AND/OR WRITTEN COMMUNICATION.

 

The Board received a thank you note from the families of Lee Herring.

 

  1. COMMENTS FROM PATRONS AND GUESTS

      Jeri Clark spoke regarding the basketball league, shelving in the weight room,and Blue Ribbon signage.

 

  1. PRINCIPAL BUILDING REPORTS AND SUPERINTENDENT REPORT

1.   Mark Lamb spoke regarding football; volleyball; cross country; basketball; FCCLA; FACS; and Dragon Service Learning.

2.   Susan Grey spoke regarding in-service and Kansas Education Systems Accreditation.

3.    Loren Feldkamp spoke regarding Class 2A Sub-State Volleyball; the USD 338 internal audit; a roadside sign update; bus issues; Kansans CAN        talking points; Veteran’s Day; and the score table.

 

  1. DISCUSSION ITEMS

1.   Andy Ewing, Keystone Director, provided the Board with an update on the Keystone Service Center.

2.   Bob Ostmeyer updated the Board on the progress of the Playground Committee.

3.   Tom Brown provided the Board with an update on the roof project.

4.   The Board discussed the use of facilities by the Kansas State Historical Society Anthropological Field School.

5.   The Board discussed the Greenbush-Kansas School Benefits Trust with regard to health insurance.

6.   The Board reviewed the 2016-17 Parents as Teachers report.

7.   The Board discussed the disposal of old uniforms.

8.   Tom Brown and Cary Brosa reviewed potential Capital Outlay projects for 2016-17.

9.   The Board discussed replacing the double doors in the north entrance of the band room.

10. Loren Feldkamp discussed administrative professional goals with the Board.

11. The Board discussed information about the new school finance formula.

12. The Board discussed advertising for snow removal bids.

 

  1.       ACTION ITEMS

                  1.   Motion by LaVerne Clark second by Sharon Sweeney to approve the KATP Field School Headquarters request of facility usage as presented.

                        Yes      5          No       0

 

                  2.  Motion by Stephanie Steinlicht second by LaVerne Clark to approve the disposal of any old uniforms.

                        Yes      5          No     0

                       

      IX.      EXECUTIVE SESSION          

Motion by LaVerne Clark second by Thomas Welsh to go into executive session beginning at 8:06 P.M. to discuss matters of non-elected personnel to protect the privacy interests of the identifiable individuals; and to protect the public interest.  The board will reconvene in this room at 8:40 P.M. 

Yes            5           No      0

Jody Lockhart stepped out of the meeting at 8:30 P.M. and returned at 8:43 P.M.

 

X.       RETURN TO OPEN SESSION

           The Board meeting returned to open session at 8:43 P.M.

 

XI.      B.O.E. SUGGESTED ITEMS FOR NEXT MONTH’S MEETING

1.  None.

 

XII.    ADJOURNMENT

                 The meeting was adjourned by the President at 8:44 P.M.

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