Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School students Matti Selby and Damon Partington led the Pledge of Allegiance.
The Board approved the minutes for the February 11, 2016 school board meeting as presented.
The Board acknowledged Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School which provided the information on the board room bulletin board for March.
Superintendent Bobby Fields reported to the Board on the sale of bonds for the school corporation.
Mr. Fields reported on the health insurance claims for February 2016.
The Board approved the age 4 pre-school/extended care fees for 2016-17.
The Board approved the following fund raising activities:
Frankton Jr.-Sr. High
Girls Tennis Team
Students of Service
Lapel High School
The Board approved the following gifts:
$21,000.00 from the LES Parent-Teacher Group for chromebooks
$2,225.00 from the LES Parent-Teacher Group for K-5 math sets
The Board approved the following out-of-state basketball camps for the Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School boys basketball team:
June 10-12, 2016: Lipscomb University, Nashville, Tennessee
June 16-18, 2016: Michigan State University
The Board approved a request by Lapel High School physics teacher John Maryan to declare as surplus two pieces of equipment that have never been used and to sell the equipment.
The Board approved the following students who moved out of the district for transfer tuition for 2015-16:
Jay Dillmon – grade 5
Ella Carlile – kindergarten
Mason Johnson – grade 5
Julienne Carlile – grade 6
The Board approved for the Frankton Coaches Pitch Baseball League to use 2 Frankton-Lapel school buses to transport players to an Indianapolis Indians game.
The Board approved the following out-of-state field trip requests:
Lapel High School varsity baseball team members and coaches to Clarksville, Tennessee on April 7-9, 2016
Lapel High School students to Kings Island, Ohio for Post Prom on May 1, 2016
The Board approved to re-appoint Greg Fisher to the Anderson City, Anderson, Stony Creek and Union Townships Public Library Board of Trustees for another 4-year term beginning April 1, 2016.
The Board approved a contract between Frankton-Lapel Community Schools and Hillcroft Services to transport a student.
The Board approved the following recommendations:
Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School
Katie Coryell – Girls tennis coach
Lapel Middle School
Troy Willis – Softball coach
The Board approved the following resignation:
Lapel Elementary School
Margie Sturgeon – Grade 3 teacher, as of March 2, 2016, 18 years of service to FLCS
The Board approved the following retirements:
Frankton Elementary School
Carla Copeland – Kindergarten teacher, at the end of the 2015-16 school year, 30 years of service to FLCS
Lapel High School
Marianne Julius – Guidance Counselor, at the end of the 2015-16 school year, 39 years of service to FLCS
The Board approved the monthly claim documents as submitted.
Board Member Mike Rusche reported to the Board on the Academic Hall of Fame Banquet and the Madison County Choral Festival.
The following documents were signed by all board members:
Minutes of the February 11, 2016 school board meeting; letter of appreciation to the LES Parent-Teacher Group; and accounts payable voucher register, payroll claim listings, and hand check listing. Also, Certificate of Appointment-Public Library Board Member by Mrs. Davis.
Announcements were made of the following dates:
March 14, 2016: Flex Day
March 24, 2016: Kindergarten & Age 4 Pre-school Round Up at Frankton & Lapel Elementary Schools, 2:00-6:00 p.m.
April 1, 2016: No School
April 4-8, 2016: Spring Break
April 21, 2016: Regular Board Meeting at Administration Office, 7:30 p.m.