Meeting: Northeast Dubois Schools

The Northeast Dubois School Board met Tuesday and:

• Heard that VPS Architecture of Evansville, which the corporation hired to plan future facilities projects, will hold three public meetings to hear what community members think needs to be addressed. The meetings will all be held at 6:30 p.m. in the Northeast Dubois High School cafeteria, 4711 N Dubois Rd. NE, Dubois. Meeting dates are Tuesday, Nov. 27; Thursday, Dec. 13; and Monday Jan. 7.

• Approved year-end transfers, as necessary, to make sure all school funds end the year in the black. The action is required by Indiana law.

• Approved the countywide school calendar for the 2019-20 school year. All four county school corporations work together to create the calendar so that major school breaks, such as holidays, are the same throughout the county.

• Approved hiring Joyce Hulsman to be the corporation’s food service director effective Jan. 1.

• Approved a lock-in at Dubois Elementary the night of Friday, Dec. 7, with the high school swim team.

• Held the first reading of Neola Inc. school board policy updates. Neola is an independent organization that recommends policy and bylaw updates for member school boards.

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