Skyline R-II Board Meeting
January 17, 2018
The Skyline R-II Board meeting met in regular session on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 with 5 members present. The consent agenda items consisting of Board minutes, bills and financial statement were presented and approved.
In old business: The School Board is still waiting on the surveyor to proceed with donating the old bus barn and area to the Skyline Fire Department. Ms. Curtis is currently looking into a program called GoGuardian as a computer monitoring/filtering program for the chromebooks; currently awaiting a quote from the company. The Board voted to purchase 50 folding chairs to use during special programs and graduation. Ms. Curtis and Mrs. Casper, music teacher, are to go look at a piano that is being donated to the school.
In new business: The Election notice was approved for school board candidates. There are two positions available and two people signed up so there will not be an election at Skyline School. Josh Strong and Steve Moody will remain on the Board. The 2017-2018 budget was reviewed. The Board held a discussion about the 2018-2019 school calendar. Teachers will be meeting within the next couple of weeks to make a recommendation about the 2018-2019 calendar at the February Board meeting. Policies and Regulations regarding the following were updated and approved: Harassment, Homeless students, Reporting violent behavior, Students in Foster Care, Service Animals in School, and Instruction for students with Disabilities.
In the Superintendentís Report: Enrollment for December was 81 students in K-8th grade with 12 preschool students. Skyline has currently missed 4 inclement weather days that will need to be made up. The next regular scheduled Board meeting is February 21, 2018.