Skyline R-II Board Meeting
March 15, 2017
The Skyline R-II Board meeting met in regular session on Wednesday March 15, 2017 with 6 members present. The consent agenda items consisting of Board minutes, bills and financial statement were presented and approved.
In old business: A proposed 2017-18 school calendar was presented and approved. School will start August 17, 2017 and end May 9. The calendar includes 164 student days and 172 certified staff days.
In new business: Board member election will be held April 4, 2017. Skyline has 3 positions available with one incumbent running. The re-organizational meeting was set for April 19 at the beginning of the regularly scheduled meeting. The Board will meet to administer the oath of office to new Board members and to elect officers. All certified staff contracts were renewed for the 2017-2018 school year. Dixie Piersonís, bookkeeper, resignation was accepted and the Board elected to move positions within to fill the position saving the district some on the budget.
In the Superintendentís Report: Enrollment for February was 85 students in K-8th grade with 9 preschool students. Mrs. Barker and Mrs. Ryan participated in Capital Day at Jefferson City as MSTA representatives for Skyline School District. They met with Lyle Rowland and Mike Cunningham as well as other MSTA representatives to discuss upcoming legislative issues. The next regular scheduled Board meeting is April 19, 2017.