December 8, 2020 Minutes

Arnold Public Schools

Minutes of the Board of Education

Regular Meeting 7 a.m.

December 8, 2020

Members Present: 

Duane Bowers,

Diana Coleman,

Joe Cool,

Merle Bierman,

Shane Cool,

Eric Nelson,

Joel Morgan – Superintendent,

Chanc McIntosh – Principal,

Michelle Preston – Secretary to the Board of Education

Absent:  

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 A.M. on the 8th day of December, 2020, at Arnold Public School’s 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 Tuesday, December 8, 2020 at 7:00 A.M. with all members present.

Meeting called to order

Roll Call and Pledge of Allegiance

Approved the agenda

Motion J. Cool, seconded Coleman to approve the November 10, 2020 board minutes.

Motion J. Cool, seconded Coleman to approve claims totaling $233,833.84. Unanimous on roll call vote.

Visitors & Guests:
 

NON-ACTION ITEMS:

COVID-19 Update

ACTION ITEMS:

Motion Coleman, seconded Bierman to approve retirement of Rick Peterson, with regrets. Unanimous on roll call vote.

Motion S. Cool, seconded Coleman to approve application of Early Severance Incentive for Rick Peterson. Unanimous on roll call vote.
 

Motion Bierman, Coleman seconded to approve 2020 Superintendent evaluation. Unanimous on roll call vote.

Motion Coleman, Bierman seconded to approve 2021-2023 Superintendent at $116,000. Unanimous on roll call vote.

Board went into Executive Session at 7:52 a.m. to discuss only the authorization of Superintendent to Negotiate a Potential Property Purchase.  Executive session was closed at 8:10 a.m.

Motion J. Cool, Coleman seconded to approve to authorize Superintendent to negotiate for property purchase at 308 N. Hillcrest St. as discussed.  Unanimous on roll call vote.

Accepted Principal and Superintendent Reports

Next regular meeting will be January 12, 2021 at 7:00 P.M. at the East Campus.

Meeting adjourned at 8:21 A.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