West Washington School Board meeting PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 26 August 2009 00:00
    West Washington School Corporation Board of Trustees held their recent meeting on August 17 and member Jim Brown moved to approve the following Prime Time Aides for 2009-10 school year: Shirley Voyles, Tammy Jones, Sharon Hammond, Judy Nice, Amber Morrow, Dana Farris and Terri Smith, the motion was seconded by Bill Van Cleave and passed 7-0.
 All claims and previous minutes were approved by the Board.
    Member Brian Farmer moved to rehire Vickie nice as High School Remediation aide effective August 10, with no insurance benefits. The motion passed 7-0.
Vice President, Leslie Batt moved to hire Penny Harkness to replace Adam Brown in the Elementary effective August 6. She will also be monitoring a Junior High Careers class along with continuing  credit recovery. Her time will be divided, three-fourths Elementary and one-fourth High School. Harkness will be paid an hourly rate of $11.25 for six hours with additional hours at the end of the day as needed for credit recovery. Tim Barksdale seconded and the motion passed 7-0.
    Superintendent Jackson reported to the Board that 54 application were received for the payroll position and he recommended Amber Karr-Hardy for the position. Member Brown moved to hire Karr-Hardy as Payroll/Deputy Treasurer at a starting rate of $10.68. she will receive a $.50 increase after 60 days probation and another $.50 after on eyear of employment. Her hours will be 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The board set her bond at $100,000.00.
    The board appointed Jim Brown, Leslie Batt and Brian Farmer as their negotiation team members.
The following field trips were approved:
Third grade students and teachers to Huber's Orchard, September 11 and Donna Pruett along with students in her second through sixth period class to Indianapolis to The Children's museum, August 27 to view King Tut and Egypt exhibit courtesy of Eli Lilly Grant.
    It was also noted that Kathy Dunn will be on medical leave until May 17, 2010.
The regular meeting was adjourned with no further business. The next regular scheduled  West Washington School Board meeting will be  September 21.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 August 2009 09:02