Meeting: North Spencer Schools

The North Spencer School Board met Monday and:

• Approved the following resignations: custodian Kensey Myers at Lincoln Trail Elementary; and custodian Ken Chumley at Heritage Hills High School.

• Approved the appointment of Melissa Morlock as office manager and deputy treasurer in the central office.

• Approved posting a job opening for an athletic secretary position at Heritage Hills Middle School and the high school.

• Approved additional compensation for elementary school secretaries to cover preschool administrative duties.

• Approved amendments to the superintendent contract with Dan Scherry.

• Approved the construction of a stone-masoned North Spencer School Corporation sign by Ron Zoglman for $9,905.

• Approved the following field trips: Chrisney Elementary second-graders to Squire Boone Caverns in Mauckport; David Turnham Education Center second-graders on a walking trip to the Dale Cemetery and the K-Kids Club to Willowdale Nursing Home in Dale; Nancy Hanks Elementary second-graders to the Louisville Zoo; Lincoln Trail Elementary to the Evansville Children’s Museum and the fifth-graders to the Kentucky Science Center in Louisville; and the high school college and careers class to the University of Southern Indiana and Ivy Tech Community College in Evansville.

• Approved Amy Priest and Amber Wetzel to attend the Indiana School Social Work Association’s annual fall conference in Noblesville.

• Approved the Patriot Wrestling Club to use the high school wrestling room for practices and competitions from October 2019 through April 2020.

• Heard that the seventh grade camp at Lincoln State Park went well and that the eighth grade trip to Washington, D.C. is coming up this weekend.

• Heard that the corporation is finishing up curriculum mapping for kindergarten through sixth grade.

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