Meeting: North Spencer Schools

The North Spencer School Board met Monday and:

• Heard a presentation from Heritage Hills Guidance Counselors Kathy Wilmes and Ashley Tempel about Graduation Pathways requirements for high school graduation.

• Approved the following resignations: cafeteria assistant Jodi Griepenstroh at Lincoln Trail Elementary; and after-school assistant Michael Galyan at Chrisney Elementary.

• Approved the following appointments: after-school assistant Sammy Dougan at Chrisney Elementary; volunteer assistant boys basketball coach Nate Allen at Heritage Hills Middle School; and part-time information technology assistant Josh Delamuth and athletic department secretary Tamara Messemann at the high school.

• Approved advertising additional appropriations in the debt service fund to make payments due in early January.

• Approved canceling the Dec. 23 board meeting and closing the administrative offices on Dec. 24 and Dec. 31.

• Approved the following field trip requests: Lincoln Trail students to a Blue Ribbon reward at Tell City Cinema; high school Business Professionals of America students to the regional leadership conference in Evansville; and the David Turnham Education Center K-Kids Club to Willowdale Nursing Home in Dale.

• Approved the following facilities use requests: head girls basketball coach Kim Brown to use the high school Blue Gym every other Sunday from noon to 3 p.m. through January 2020; and the Tri-County YMCA to use the high school pool on Wednesdays from 5 to 7:30 p.m. CT for open swimming and water aerobics classes.

• Heard that the final tax rate for the school corporation for 2020 will be $0.7328 per $100 of assessed value.

• Congratulated the high school football team on advancing to the state finals.

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