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March 2007

The Botkins Board of Education met in regular session on March 8, 2007.

The Board of Education heard a presentation from Lindsey Schneider and Vicki Grillot concerning the first Lego League Competition and Nano Technology.


The Board took the following actions:

*           Approved the minutes of the February 14, 2007 board meeting.

*           Approved the financial report by fund

*           Reviewed investment report, payroll expenses and receipts

*           Heard committee reports:

                        Buildings & Maintenance - discussed summer projects and repairs to the heating system.

                        Park Board - looked at the lights for the soccer field

                                            Little League World Series

                        Boosters - Night at the Races is coming up

*           Approved the Nonrenewal of all supplemental contracts for the 2006-07 school year

*           Approved a resolution to accept the amounts and rates as determined by the budget commission and authorizing the necessary tax levies and certifying to the county auditor.

*           Accepted a $50 donation from Greg and Priscilla Wilt for the Sculpture Invitational.

*           Accepted a $1000 donation from the Sharp Shooters for the use of the gym.

*           Approved a resolution of commendation for Nathaniel Stutsman for competing at the Regional Spelling Bee.

*           Special Board meeting to interview principal candidates - March 28, 2007, at 6:00 P.M.

*           Hired the following extracurricular positions:

                        James Johnson - throw coach

                        Rob Koch - Assistant varsity baseball coach

                        Brett Meyer - JV softball coach

*           Held executive session to discuss personnel.

Heard updates on the following:

*           Refinish gym floor

*           Painting of classrooms 18, 25, 34, 35

*           Concrete work

*           Exhaust fan

*           Mezzanine bleachers

*           Trane updating existing controls ($25,000)



Connie Schneider