March 9, 2021 Minutes

Arnold Public Schools

Minutes of the Board of Education

Regular Meeting 7 p.m.

March 9, 2021

Members Present: 

Duane Bowers,

Justin Strasburg

Joe Cool,

Merle Bierman,

Joel Morgan – Superintendent,

Chanc McIntosh – Principal,

Michelle Preston – Secretary to the Board of Education

Members Absent:

Shane Cool,

Eric Nelson,

A Meeting of the Board of Education of the School District of Arnold, in the County of
Custer, in the State of Nebraska School District No. 89 of Custer County, Nebraska, was convened in open and Public Session at 7:00 P.M. on the 9th day of March, 2021, at Arnold Public School East Campus, in said District. Notice of the Meeting was given in advance thereof according to Law by Proper Publication, a designated method for giving notice to the School District, A copy of the Proof of Publication being attached to these minutes. Notice of this meeting was given in advance to all members of the Board of Education. Availability of the Agenda and the Purpose of the meeting was communicated in the advanced notice of the meeting to the members of this meeting.

Board of Education met in regular session Tue, Mar 9, 2021 at 7:01 P.M. with four members present. Cool and Nelson were excused.

Meeting called to order

Approved the agenda

Minutes of the last meeting was approved.

Motion J. Cool, seconded Bierman to approve claims totaling $241,695.29. Unanimous on roll call vote.

Visitors & Guests:  Mills Lawn Care and South Loup Lawn Care Representatives


COVID-19 Update

NASB Survey


Motion Bierman, seconded Strasburg to approve lawn care bids as discussed. Unanimous on roll

call vote.

Motion J. Cool, seconded Strasburg to approve Teacher Contract for Jason Wehnes. Unanimous on roll call vote.

Motion Strasburg, seconded J. Cool to approve the 2021-2022 School Calendar. Unanimous on roll call vote.

Next regular meeting will be April 13, 2021 at 8:00 P.M. at the East Campus. Meeting adjourned at 7:50 P.M.

To be considered for payment bills must be in school office by noon on Thursday before the Board Meeting on Tue.

The agenda is a continuous one and is available for examination during the regular hours at the office of the Superintendent of Schools.

August 4, 2021

Upcoming Activities

Activities for the week of May 17th:

  • Monday- District Golf @ Bertrand- 10:00AM
  • Wednesday- Elementary Awards Program- 10:00AM- Open to the Public. Students can leave with their parents at the conclusion of the program. 
  • Wednesday- Last Day of School- 11:00AM Dismissal. JH/HS will be dismissed earlier as they check out.
  • Wednesday- No Breakfast or Lunch Served. Final lunch bills will be sent home on Tuesday. 
  • Friday & Saturday- State Track @ Omaha


Activities Calendar at A Glance