The Botkins Board of Education met in regular session on November 13, 2013. The Board took the following actions:
¨ Presented by 8th graders Jenna Free, Hannah Bailey and Paige Lane, the Washington D.C. trip was discussed.
¨ Lucas Buehler and Michaela Kramer discussed their trip to the National Convention and Livestock Judging Competition.
¨ Approved the minutes from the October 9th,2013 regular Board meeting and the Special Board meeting held on October 30, 2013.
¨ Approved the Treasurer’s report by fund, the Investment report and cash balance report as presented.
¨ Adopted resolutions of commendations for:
o Cross Country- Regional Qualifiers (both girls’ and boys’ team)
o Cross Country-State Qualifiers, Chloe and Cameron Flora
Academic All-Ohio, Cameron Flora
o The FFA Livestock Judging Team placed 13th in the Nation out of 46 teams.
o Michaela Kramer placed 19th as an individual out of 184 individuals, Logan Russell was 43rd, Lucas Buehler 59th and Kyle Moellenkamp placed 91st.
¨ Moved to update board policies as presented.
¨ Moved to hire the following personnel:
o Jane Hough Substitute Teacher
o Erica Layne Substitute Teacher
o Kimberley Marchal Substitute Teacher
o Allissa Ware Substitute Teacher
o Mary Dildine Substitute Teacher
o Stephanie Noble Substitute Teacher
o Betsy Borchers Substitute Teacher
o Lisa Albers Substitute Teacher
o Julie Schulze Substitute Teacher
o Jennifer Paulus Substitute Teacher
o Danielle Bunke Substitute Teacher
o Barbara Will JH Cheerleading Advisor
o Rebecca Walters K-3 Reading Tutor
o Debbie Faulder K-3 Reading Tutor
o Billie Homan Tutor/Social Worker
¨ Joined the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce for the 2014 year at a cost of $104.50
¨ Accepted the resignation of Doug McGowan due to retirement effective December 31, 2013.
¨ Adopted the resolution to stop collecting the ½ mill classroom facilities maintenance levy through 2016.
¨ Entered Executive Session to review hiring of personnel.