Lapel Elementary School student Cody Klettheimer led the Pledge of Allegiance.
The Board approved the minutes from the September 2, 2010 and September 16, 2010 school board meetings as presented.
Gary Turner and Ed Soots of Lorenz Williams Clinton reported on the proposed renovation projects at Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School and Lapel Elementary/Middle School.
Superintendent Bobby Fields reported on the proposed amendment to the lease between the Frankton-Lapel South High School Building Corporation and Frankton-Lapel Community Schools to accommodate the $2,000,000 interest-free bond loan available through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. The Board approved the following resolutions: Declaration of Official Intent to Reimburse Expenditures, Resolution Reapproving Building Corporation, and Resolution Approving Form of Amendment to Lease.
Mr. Fields reported on the official ADM count taken on Friday, September 17, 2010.
Mr. Fields reported on the parent-teacher conferences to be held on Thursday, October 28, 2010 from 1:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Mr. Fields reported on the school corporation’s appropriation spending through September 30, 2010.
The Board approved for the school corporation to advertise for 3 new 78 passenger school buses and 1 new 24 passenger school bus.
The Board approved the following cash tuition request:
Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
Kaley Shoemaker - grade 10
The Board approved for the schools in the corporation to pay for supplies and equipment from the extra-curricular fund titled “General Fund” during the 2010-11 school year.
The Board approved the following gifts:
Frankton Elementary School
$223.22 from Target through the Take Charge of Education fundraising program
Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
$421.32 from the Class of 2011 Post Prom Parents for the FHS Class of 2011
$2,000.00 from the Frankton Christian Church for the Goodwill Fund
$200.00 from the Frankton Heritage Days for the band & choir
$805.06 from the J.R. White Memorial Golf Outing for the athletic department
$100.00 from Moser & Moser Optometrist for the athletic department
$1,200.00 for Partners in Athletics as follows: Central Indiana Orthopedics, $400; Drake Farms, $400; Robin’s Carpet Cleaning, $400
$242.99 from Target through the Take Charge of Education fundraising program for the general fund
Lapel Elementary School
$380.00 from the Parent-Teachers Group for a table for the office
The Board approved the claim documents as submitted.
The following documents were signed by all board members:
Minutes of the September 2, 2010 and September 16, 2010 school board meetings; letters of appreciation to Target, FHS Class of 2011 Post Prom Parents, Frankton Christian Church, Frankton Heritage Days, J.R. White Memorial Golf Outing, Moser & Moser Optometrist, Central Indiana Orthopedics, Drake Farms, Robin’s Carpet Cleaning, and LES Parent-Teachers Group; amendment to lease resolutions; and accounts payable voucher register.
Announcements were made of the following dates:
October 18, 2010: Fall Break - No School
October 28, 2010: Parent-Teacher Conferences - No School
November 11, 2010: Regular Board Meeting at Administration Office, 7:30 p.m.