Frankton-Lapel Community Schools

  • Frankton Elementary School students Mason Brown and Edward Kelich led the Pledge of Allegiance.
  • Corporation Attorney Mike Lacey administered the Oath of Office to new Board member Melissa Duncan.
  • The Board approved the minutes from the January 14, 2016 school board meeting as presented.
  • The Board acknowledged Frankton Elementary School which provided the information on the board room bulletin board for February.
  • Superintendent Bobby Fields reported on the current student enrollment.
  • Mr. Fields reported on the state funding for 2016.
  • Mr. Fields reported on the health insurance claims for January 2016.
  • Mr. Fields updated the Board on the refunding of school corporation bonds.
  • Mr. Fields reported on the Teacher Performance Awards Grant the school corporation received from the State of Indiana and how the funds will be distributed to teachers.
  • The Board approved the following fund raising activities:
    • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
      • Class of 2017
      • Students of Service
      • Spanish Club
      • Lapel High School
      • National Honor Society
  • The Board approved Thursday, March 24, 2016, 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. for the kindergarten and age 4 pre-school round-up for Frankton and Lapel Elementary Schools.
  • The Board approved the following out-of-state field trips for Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School:
    • U.S. history students to the National Air Force Museum in Dayton, Ohio on February 26, 2016
    • National Honor Society members to Kings Island, Ohio on May 13, 2016
  • The Board approved to declare as surplus equipment the 2001 Chevy Silverado 1500 shop truck and to sell the truck.
  • The Board approved an agreement between the school corporation and the Teaching & Mentoring Communities Migrant Seasonal Head Start Agency.
  • The Board approved the following recommendations:
    • Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
      • Brad Douglas – Baseball coach
      • Greg Erwin – Assistant boys track coach
      • Jon Konkle – Assistant baseball coach
      • Jeremy Parker – Softball coach
      • Kristin Quimby – Jr. high girls track coach
    • Lapel Middle School
      • Tom McMillan – Baseball coach
      • Todd Miller – Boys & girls track coach
      • Mike Thompson – Baseball coach
    • Lapel High School
      • Logan Alberts – Assistant wrestling coach
      • Rene’ Casas – Assistant baseball coach
      • Justin Coomer – Girls tennis coach
      • Cole Heberling – Assistant baseball coach
      • Scott Rich – Softball coach
  • The Board approved the following retirement:
    • Lapel Schools
      • Greg Scott – Music teacher, effective June 1, 2016, 37 years of service to Frankton-Lapel Community Schools
  • The Board approved the monthly claim documents as submitted.
  • The following documents were signed by all Board members:
    • Minutes of the January 14, 2016 school board meeting; letters of appreciation to Kevin & Jill Guion, and Lowe’s; and accounts payable voucher register, payroll claim listings, and hand check listing.
  • Announcements were made of the following dates:
    • March 7, 2016: Academic Hall of Fame Banquet, 6:30 p.m., Madison Park Church of God
    • March 10, 2016: Regular Board Meeting at Administration Office, 7:30 p.m.
    • March 24, 2016: Kindergarten & Age 4 Pre-school Round Up at Frankton & Lapel Elementary Schools, 2:00-6:00 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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