October 13, 2020 Minutes

Arnold Public Schools

Minutes of the Board of Education

Regular Meeting 7 a.m.

September 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

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 13th day of October, 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, October 13, 2020 at 8:01 P.M. with four members present. S Cool and Nelson arrived at 8:08 and 8:14 P.M. respectively.

Meeting called to order

Roll Call and Pledge of Allegiance

Approved the agenda

Motion J. Cool, seconded Coleman to approve the September 8, 2020 board minutes.


Visitors & Guests:
 
Motion J. Cool, seconded Bierman to approve claims totaling $249,052.70. Carried 5-0 Nelson arrived late.

NON-ACTION ITEMS:

Covid-19 Update

ACTION ITEMS:

Motion Bierman, seconded Nelson to approve Smart Print Agreement with Eakes. Unanimous on roll call vote.

Motion S. Cool, seconded J. Cool to approve Board Policy 4031-Injury Leave 1st reading. Unanimous on roll call vote.
 
Motion Coleman, seconded S. Cool to approve COGNIA membership cancellation. Unanimous on roll call vote.

Motion J. Cool, seconded Coleman to approve Board Policy 4270-Staff Payments during closure. Unanimous on roll call vote.
 
Motion J. Co, seconded Coleman to approve Board Updates as Presented. Unanimous on roll call vote.

Accepted Principal and Superintendent Reports

Next regular meeting will be November 10, 2020 at 7:00 P.M. at the East Campus.

Meeting adjourned at 8:56 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.

 
December 4, 2020

Upcoming Activities

Activities for the week of November 30th:

  • Tuesday- Unified District Bowling @ Kearney- 11:00AM- Attendance restricted to pass list- Immediate Household Only
  • Tuesday- JH Wrestling @ Dunning- 1:00PM- NO SPECTATORS
  • Wednesday- District One Act @ Ansley- 9:00AM- Immediate Household Members and can only attend Arnold’s performance. 
  • Friday- HS BB vs Twin Loup @ Callaway- 4:00PM JV Girls followed by Boys @ Community Center, 6:00PM Varsity @ High School- All attendance is limited to a pass list of 2 immediate household members per player.
  • Saturday HS BB vs Amherst @ Callaway- 1:00PM JV Girls followed by Boys @ Community Center, 3:00PM Varsity @ High School- All attendance is limited to a pass list of 2 immediate household members per player.
  • Saturday- Wrestling @ Broken Bow- 9:30AM- Attendance will be limited to tickets being sent to schools- Immediate Household Only

Please note that we will distribute information regarding attendance guidelines and procedures. These guidelines will vary by location and activity. 

Arnold Public Schools

Activities for the week of March 9th:

  • Monday- MNAC Speech @ Merna
  • Monday- MNAC Quiz Bowl @ Mullen
  • Tuesday- HS Quiz Bowl @ Kearney
  • Tuesday- School Board Meeting- 8:00PM
  • Thursday & Friday- No School- Spring Break

Activities Calendar at A Glance