Meeting: Southwest Dubois Schools

The Southwest Dubois School Board met Thursday and:

• Approved the Southridge High School band camp in Terre Haute from July 18 to 23.

• Approved the retirement of Jenny Fowler, Southridge High School guidance counselor.

•Approved the resignation of Rachel Blessinger, Huntingburg Elementary School kindergarten teacher; Tina Goffinett, Huntingburg Elementary instructional assistant; Juana Sandoval, Southridge Middle School instructional assistant; Emma Hurst, Holland Elementary School math bowl coach; Kevin Seib, SHS freshman football co-coach; and Evan Michel, SHS freshman football co-coach.

• Approved the transfer/reassignment of Toni Jones, Holland Elementary preschool assistant; Bernie Main, SHS basketball girls varsity assistant to assistant/JV co-coach; and Brittany Lamar, SHS basketball girls assistant/JV to freshman co-coach.

• Approved the new employment of John Kendall, part-time SHS music appreciation teacher; Kasey Mullins, SHS business teacher; Nicole Hopf, SHS math teacher; Amanda Sattler, part-time SHS math teacher to full-time; Kyle Swafford, SMS/SHS teacher; Patty Mercker, Holland Elementary art/music instructor; Craig Denu, STEM specials instructor; Madison Oser, summer food service; Garrison Sickbert, summer custodial; Wyatt Kramer, summer custodial; Luke Trout, summer media assistant; Taylor Duckworth, Holland Elementary math bowl co-coach to coach; Kasey Mullins, SHS BPA sponsor and SHS yearbook sponsor; John Schneider, SHS mayor’s youth council sponsor; Nicole Hopf, SHS key club; Gaage Fetter, SHS freshman football co-coach; Chad Wertman, SHS freshman football co-coach; Mitchell Mundy, SHS freshman football co-coach; Kyle Swafford, SHS head boys basketball coach; Ted O’Brien, SHS girls varsity basketball assistant coach; Craig Denu, SHS girls basketball assistant/JV co-coach; Chris Goldman, SHS wrestling volunteer coach; and Kyle Lowtharp, SHS football volunteer coach.

• Approved the 2021-22 student handbook.

• Approved the 2021-22 textbook rental/course fees.

• Declared two serving lines from the Huntingburg Elementary cafeteria as surplus in order to sell them.

• Approved the SHS FFA Community Garden and Aquaponics project.




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