The Botkins Board of Education met on August 12th for the regular board meeting and took the following actions:
Approved the minutes of the July 8th, 2020 Board of Education regular meeting.
Approved the Treasurer's report by the fund, general fund activity, the Investment report, and cash balance report as presented.
Entered executive session at 7:25 PM to consider the appointment, employment, dismissal, discipline, promotion, demotion, or compensation of a public employee or official.
Left executive session at 8:16 PM.
Moved to approve a 5-year administrative contract for Jeff McPheron-Superintendent and a 5-year administrative contract for Jody Jones-Treasurer.
Hired the following personnel as presented for the 2020-21 school year:
Chad Berning-5th Quarter Grant
Robert Elsass-Girls Softball Coach
Allan Egbert-Track and Field Events Assistant Coach
Taylor Egbert-Coed Track Assistant Coach
Tina Flora-Driver Education Instructor
Ryan Gutman-Boys Varsity Track Coach
Jason Jones-Varsity Baseball Coach
Brian Kohler-Varsity Baseball Assistant Coach
Padriag Murphy-Volunteer Boys Soccer Coach
Tina Paul-Boys Jr. High Track Coach
Tina Paul-Girls Jr. High Track Coach
Fred Schmerge-Girls Varsity Track Coach
Jena Holtkamp-Girls Assistant Softball Coach
Hailey Blazek-Volunteer Jr. High Volleyball Coach
Approved the following Midwest Regional Educational Service Center Service Agreements:
Hired the following substitute teachers for the 2020-21 school year at a rate of $90 per day:
Hired the following substitutes for the 2020-21 school year as presented:
Approved the following volunteers as listed:
Approved the Memorandum of Understanding with the BFT for Girls Golf.
Hired Travis Diets-Varsity Girls Golf Coach for the 2020-21 school year as presented.
Approved the bus routes and authorized the Superintendent to make changes as deemed necessary.
Set the 2020-21 tuition rate at $5,701.61 for Botkins Local School as determined by ODE.
Authorized the athletic trainer, after consulting with MD, to grant clearance to athletes to return to participation following a concussion.
Entered into an agreement with the Shelby County Sheriff's for School Resource Officer services for the 2020-21 school year at a cost $52,277.76.
Approved the changes to the Board Policy #2266 as presented.
Approved the use of the Classroom Facility Maintenance Fund to pay for the replacement of the mixing valve for the K-12 building.