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Skyline R-II Board Meeting

November 16, 2016


The Skyline R-II Board meeting met in regular session on Wednesday November 16, 2016 with 5 members present.   The consent agenda items consisting of Board minutes, bills and financial statement were presented and approved. 

In old business:  Matthew James, CPA, presented the 2015-2016 audit report.  He stated “the financial statements present fairly, in all material respects, the respective financial position-cash basis of the governmental activities and each major fund of Skyline R-II School District.” The Board approved the audit as presented.  Midwest Transit presented a bid for purchase of new buses along with warranty information and a quote for a maintenance contract on the buses.  The Board reviewed and discussed all material presented, but decided to table for further information.         

In new business:  The Board received two quotes for repair or installation of a new 3 door freezer.  The Board accepted the bid from Shannon’s Heating and Cooling to replace the compressor in the existing freezer.  The following program evaluations were presented and approved:  Parents As Teachers and Special Education.  Policies and Regulations that were presented and approved were:  Student Attendance allowing for excused absences in regards to going on agricultural trips; and  Administrative Leave policy that requires certain procedures when employees are placed on a paid leave of absence.  

In the Superintendent’s Report:  Enrollment for August was 86 students in K-8th grade with 9 preschool students.  School Board candidate filing will begin Dec. 13 and go through Jan. 17.  Skyline has 3 positions that will be up for renewal.  The next regular scheduled Board meeting is December 21, 2016.

Jeanne Curtis

Skyline R-II

417-683-4874 phone

417-683-5865  fax