Skyline R-II Board Meeting
April 18, 2018
The Skyline R-II Board met in regular session on Wednesday April 18, 2018 with 6 members present. The Board meeting started with the swearing in of returning members: Josh Strong and Steve Moody. The Board was reorganized with the following positions: President Steve Moody, Vice President Leslee Krider, Secretary Sarah Harden, and Treasurer Josh Strong. Justin Borders sent in a letter stating he is resigning from the Board affect immediately. In regular meeting, the consent agenda items consisting of Board minutes, bills and financial statement were presented and approved.
In old business: The Board approved to deed over 5 acres of land to the Skyline Volunteer Fire Department. This is land that the Fire Department has used for years to hold fundraisers and park their trucks. The Fire Department has already paid to have a surveyor come out and survey the land and stake it off. The Fire Department agreed to allow the school to leave the existing lateral lines where they are located and to continue to maintain them. Two bids were opened and approved for the purchase of two old buses that are no longer in service. Bud Watkins and Clay McFarlin both submitted bids for $500 each.
In new business: The Board updated and approved the noncertificated salary schedule. The Board made a motion to place a bid on a school bus that one of the churches in Mansfield owns.
In the Superintendentís Report: Enrollment for March was 79 students in K-8th grade with 12 preschool students. Spring Music Program May 10, 8th grade and Kindergarten Graduation May 15, Field Day May 17, Last Day of School May 18. Anyone interested in filling a one year Board position needs to mail a letter of interest to the Skyline School Board. The next regular scheduled Board meeting is May 16, 2018.