November 2013

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.