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December 7, 2012

Knoxville School Board meets Monday

Knoxville — The Knoxville School Board has much on its agenda for its regular Monday, Dec. 10, meeting. The board will meet at 5:30 p.m. The full agenda is pasted below. 

 

 
AGENDA
 
 
REGULAR MEETING
OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION
KNOXVILLE COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING ROOM
309 WEST MAIN
 
Providing Opportunities – Committed to Success
 
 
MONDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2012 5:30 P.M.
 
 
CALL TO ORDER
 
ROLL CALL
 
ADDITIONS, CORRECTIONS, AND APPROVAL OF AGENDA
 
CONSENT ACTION ITEMS 
Approve Minutes; November 26, 2012, Regular Meeting
Approve Financial Statements
Approve Warrants
Personnel Issues
 
DISCUSSION ACTION ITEMS 
Northstar Report - John Keitges
SINA
Approve Dropout Prevention Application
Consider Request to Support a Shooting Sports Team
Accept Bids for Purchase of Transportation Equipment
Cast Ballot for IASB District #8 Representative
Construction Progress Report
Reports from IASB Convention and DMACC Meeting
Legislative Issues
Consider and Approve Architectural & Engineering Services Agreement for High School Cooling Tower Replacement
 
INFORMATION ITEMS
 
 
 
NEXT REGULAR MEETING - MONDAY, JANUARY 14, 2013; 5:30 P.M., KNOXVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL LIBRARY, 102 NORTH LINCOLN
 
 
 
 
 
Information
 
REGULAR MEETING OF THE 
KNOXVILLE BOARD OF EDUCATION
KNOXVILLE COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING ROOM
309 WEST MAIN
 
 
MONDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2012 5:30 P.M.
 
 
1.  CALL TO ORDER
_________________________________________________________________________________________
 
2.   ROLL CALL
_________________________________________________________________________________________
 
3.  ADDITIONS, CORRECTIONS, AND   Motion _________________ 2nd ______________
     APPROVAL OF AGENDA _________________________________________________________________________________________
 
 
CONSENT ACTION ITEMS
 
_________________________________________________________________________________________
 
4.  APPROVE MINUTES; NOVEMBER 26, 2012, REGULAR MEETING (see attachment)
_________________________________________________________________________________________
 
5.  APPROVE FINANCIAL STATEMENTS 
_________________________________________________________________________________________
 
6.  APPROVE WARRANTS
_________________________________________________________________________________________
 
7.  PERSONNEL ISSUES                                                         Approve work agreements for:
Heather Peterson, 1-on-1 associate, (fills vacancy);
Jessiann Dryden, part-time associate (4 hrs/day);
Approve a coaching contract for Chris Hudson, assistant varsity football coach.
Approve a coaching contract for Jordy Ammons, middle school wrestling coach.
Accept the resignation of Freda Crawford, 1-1 associate at Northstar Elementary, effective December 14.
_________________________________________________________________________________________
 
RECOMMENDATION: Approve consent action items as recommended.
 
Motion ________________ 2nd _______________
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
DISCUSSION ACTION ITEMS 
 
_________________________________________________________________________________________
 
8.  NORTHSTAR REPORT - JOHN KEITGES Mr. Keitges will present information about the SINA
SINA PLAN Plan that Northstar staff is working on.  Because N*
was identified as one of many schools in Iowa not reaching mandated student achievement requirements, building personnel are required to develop a plan to address deficiencies.  Mr. Keitges will share progress, at the meeting.

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