Frankton-Lapel Community Schools

  • Assistant Superintendent Sterling Boles led the Pledge of Allegiance.
  • The Board approved the minutes for the July 12, 2012 school board meeting as presented.
  • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School Band Director James Handshoe reported on the performance of the FJSHS band at Band Day at the Indiana State Fair.  The band qualified for the finals and placed 10th in the competition.
  • Superintendent Bobby Fields discussed the closing of the MainSource Bank branch in Frankton and how the Frankton school treasurers will need to go to the MainSource Bank in Alexandria.  The Board approved a new mileage chart to reflect this change.
  • The Board approved the following cash tuition requests:
    • Frankton Elementary School
      • Pre-school
        • Luke Huston
      • Grade 1
        • Jakob Winningham
        • Olivia Withycombe
      • Grade 4
        • Austin Cook
      • Grade 6
        • Desiree Cook
    • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
      • Grade 7
        • Morgan Bowers
        • Kyla Hollenback
        • Travis McGuire
        • Trevor Smith
      • Grade 8
        • Rickie Hollenback
      • Grade 9
        • Alexis Feller
        • Mariah Phillips
      • Grade 10
        • Michael Cook
      • Grade 11
        • Whittney Turner
      • Grade 12
        • Blake Jones
    • Lapel Elementary School
      • Kindergarten
        • Elizabeth Maier
        • Cole Reid
      • Grade 1
        • Cory Schooley
        • Javen Smith
      • Grade 2
        • Sarah Maier
      • Grade 4
        • Jack Hobbs
      • Grade 5
        • Mason Hobbs
        • Patience Sakeuh
    • Lapel Middle School
      • Grade 6
        • Trevor Greuter
        • Dylan Lawson
      • Grade 7
        • Lena Bobbitt
        • Garrett Doud
        • Matthew Sakeuh
      • Grade 8
        • Susan Fisher
    • Lapel High School
      • Grade 9
        • Andrew Burton
        • Savannah Burton
        • Hannah Surber
        • Donald Sweeney
      • Grade 10
        • Plenseh Sakeuh
      • Grade 11
        • Emily Clendenen
        • Emma Huffman
      • Grade 12
        • Prisca Sakeuh
  • The Board approved to advertise the 2013 budget.
  • The Board approved the 2012-13 school corporation goals.
  • The Board approved the mileage reimbursement for 2012-13 as 55.5¢ per mile.
  • The Board approved the following recommendation:
    • Lapel Elementary School
      • Holly Manning – Social Interventions
  • The Board approved the following retirement:
    • Lapel Elementary School
      • Patty Huntzinger – Grade 3 teacher, effective immediately, 33 years of service to FLCS
  • The Board approved the claim documents as submitted.
  • Superintendent Bobby Fields reported on the health insurance costs for the school corporation.
  • Mr. Fields and Attorney Mike Lacey updated the Board on a lawsuit filed against the school corporation.
  • The following documents were signed by all board members: 
    • Minutes of the July 12, 2012 school board meeting
    • Accounts payable voucher register.
  • Announcements were made of the following dates:
    • August 15, 2012 – 1st publication of 2013 budget
    • August 29, 2012 – 2nd publication of 2013 budget
    • August 29, 2012 – Submit estimated tax rates and tax levies to the fiscal body of the county
    • September 13, 2012 – Regular Board Meeting: Public Hearing on 2013 Budget, 7:30 p.m.
    • October 11, 2012 – Regular Board Meeting: Adoption of 2013 Budget, 7:30 p.m.

Upcoming Events

  • November 22-24 - Thanksgiving Break (No School)
  • December 22 - Start of Winter Break at End of School Day
  • December 22 - End of 1st Semester

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