November 10, 2020 Minutes

Arnold Public Schools

Minutes of the Board of Education

Regular Meeting 7 p.m.

November 10, 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


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 8:00 P.M. on the 10th day of November, 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, November 10, 2020 at 7:00 P.M. with all members present.

Meeting called to order

Roll Call and Pledge of Allegiance

Approved the agenda

Motion J. Cool, seconded Nelson to approve the October 13, 2020 board minutes with correction.

Motion S. Cool, seconded Bierman to approve claims totaling $239,347.30. Unanimous on roll call vote.


Visitors & Guests:


COVID-19 Update

NSAA Winter Activity Guidelines

Adjacent Property For Sale


Motion J.Cool, seconded Nelson to approve Board Policy 4031 – Injury Leave 2nd Reading. Unanimous on roll call vote.

Motion Nelson, seconded Coleman to approve Board Policy 4270-Staff Payment During Closure 2nd Reading. Unanimous on roll call vote.
Motion J. Cool, Bierman seconded to approve 2019-2020 Audit and Management Letter. Unanimous on roll call vote.

Accepted Principal and Superintendent Reports

Next regular meeting will be December 8, 2020 at 7:00 A.M. at the East Campus.

Meeting adjourned at 8:06 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.

April 19, 2021

Upcoming Activities

Activities for the week of April 19th:

  • Tuesday- NSCAS Testing- 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th Grades
  • Tuesday- Cross Country Meeting during lunch 
  • Wednesday- NSCAS Testing- 4th Grade
  • Wednesday- JH Track @ Sutherland- 10:00AM
  • Wednesday- Senior Tea- 2:00PM
  • Wednesday- 2:40PM Dismissal- Teacher Inservice
  • Thursday- NSCAS Testing- 8th Grade
  • Thursday- Golf @ Thedford- 10:00AM
  • Friday- District Music Contest @ North Platte
  • Saturday- HS Track @ Hershey- 10:00AM

Activities Calendar at A Glance