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              NEWS RELEASE FROM THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING
HELD ON MARCH 8, 2021
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, March 8, 2021. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills, Treasurer’s Report, SCK-SEC Minutes and a Professional Development Committee Report. 

Mrs. Flowers gave an update on the upcoming Legislative session, KSDE Audit, and KESA  She also gave a report on the expected raise of energy costs this spring.

Diane House and Herb McPherson gave Principal’s Reports on their building’s activity.

Under Old Business Becca Flowers gave an update on our Skyline Schools Plan of Operation during Covid-19, and the status of the Safe Room Application.

The Board approved the addition of a HS E-Sports Team in the 2021-22 school year. They accepted Morgan Ballard’s resignation as the Head HS G BBall Coach effective at the end of the 2020-21 school year.  They also approved contracts with Lori Anschutz and Chris Sanders as MS Track Assistant Coaches and Mike Neifert as HS Track Assistant Coach all effective March 8, 2021 and amended a one-year contract with Herb McPherson to (.80) as Administrator beginning July 1, 2021.   The Board also approved new carpet over Spring Break for the three mid-south classrooms and the elementary music room.

New Business included information from Becca Flowers on Summer School, ESSER Funds and a Facilities Committee report.

The next regular Board meeting will be on Monday, April 12, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. 


              NEWS RELEASE FROM THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING
HELD ON FEBRUARY 8, 2021
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, February 8, 2021. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills, and the Treasurer’s Report.  

Beth Walters gave a presentation on her participation in the SNEA Reading Circle.

Mrs. Flowers gave an update on the District Book Study, the upcoming Legislative session, KESA, KEIT and Budget Projections.  She also gave a report on the Testimony to the House Health and Human Services Committee that Sara Lewton presented on the Mental Health Intervention Team Program at Skyline Schools.

Diane House and Herb McPherson gave Principal’s Reports on their building’s activity.

Under Old Business Becca Flowers gave an update on our Skyline Schools Plan of Operation during Covid-19, the status of the Safe Room Application and E-Sports.

The Board approved the appointment of Mark Graber to fill the unexpired term of Rick Shriver until the next General Election. They also approved a contract with Brad Pagenkopf as Driver’s Education Instructor and a 2-year contract to Diane House as an Administrator and one-year contracts to Morgan Ballard(.25) and Herb McPherson(.75) as Administrators. 

New Business included information from Becca Flowers on Professional Learning Communities trainingsessions with the Southwest Plains Regional Service Center in place of 2 student school days in the month of March.

The next regular Board meeting will be on Monday, March 8, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. 


NEWS RELEASE FROM THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING
HELD ON JANUARY 11, 2021
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, January 11, 2021. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills, and the Treasurer’s Report.  

The Board received recognition from the District and the SNEA for BOE Appreciation Month.

Rex Robinson was elected President and Nicole Curtis as Vice-President for 2021.

Mrs. Flowers gave an update on the District Book Study and upcoming Legislative session.  She also gave a building report for Principal House.

Under Old Business Becca Flowers reported on an update to our Skyline Schools Plan of Operation during Covid-19 and the status of the Safe Room Application. 

The Board approved the Early Graduation Guidelines effective for the 21-22 school year and a new HS Tardy Policy effective immediately.  The Board did not take any action on SKI-CAN membership.

New Business included Rick Shriver’s resignation from the BOE effective 1/11/21 at 12:00 pm.  The Board then passed a Resolution for the appointment of a new member until the next election.  The BOE also approved extending the provisions of FFCRA until the end of the 20-21 school year.

The next regular Board meeting will be on Monday, February 8, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. 


BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING 
HELD ON DECEMBER 14, 2020
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, December 14, 2020. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills, Treasurer’s Report and the SCKSEC minutes.

Mrs. Flowers gave an update on the upcoming Legislative session, and a Zoom meeting with the Governor scheduled for December 16, 2020.  They also heard building reports from Principal McPherson.

The Board heard a presentation from Kayen Cason and Gage Egging on starting an E-Sports program at Skyline High School.

Under Old Business Becca Flowers reported on an update to our Skyline Schools Plan of Operation during Covid-19 and Rick Shriver’s upcoming BOE resignation.  Rick Shriver was presented with a Skyline footstool to thank him for his years of service to the District.

New Business included information from Becca Flowers on HS Curriculum Expansion through SKI-CAN, the formation of a SCKSEC Committee to research the Assessment Formula, and a Big Gym Banner Project in partnership with the Skyline Schools Foundation.

The Board approved the retirement of Kim Lee as High School Math Teacher effective at the end of the 2020-2021 school year and approved a contract with Adam Haskin as HS Asst. Boys Basketball Coach effective December 14, 2020.  They also approved a contract with Mahaney Roofing for Roof replacement and agreed to cover the District’s 25% share of the necessary funds for a Saferoom Addition pending approval of the Safe Room Grant.  The Board also passed a motion to follow the recent KSHSAA ruling and will allow 2 adult spectators per participants family to attend in person to Middle School and High School sporting events December 10, 2020 through January 28, 2021

 

The next regular Board meeting will be on Monday, January 11, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. 


USD #438 BOARD OF EDUCATION MINUTES

              NEWS RELEASE FROM THE

BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING

HELD ON OCTOBER 12, 2020
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, October 12, 2020. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills, Treasurer’s Report a SCKSEC update, and PDC Reports. 

Mrs. Flowers gave a Book Study Overview on Chapters 1 & 2 – Transforming School Culture:  How to Overcome Staff Division by Anthony Muhammad.  She also updated the Board on the retirement of Dale Dennis from the KSDE.  They also heard building reports from Principals House and McPherson and information on updates to the PK-8 Handbook.

Under Old Business Becca Flowers reported on the upcoming Roof Projects, updated to our COVID 19 Plan to Reopen, the Bids received on the Shelter over the Concrete Slab Project and a potential BOE resignation.

New Business included information from Becca Flowers on the Football Field Lighting Project, Safe Room Project, and current operation of the concession stand.  Diane House and Herb McPherson reviewed the Fall Benchmarks and explained How the Data is Used to Increase Student Achievement and discussed plans for Fall Conferences.

The Board approved the purchase of 10-Passenger Vehicle not to exceed $35,000.  They also approved Nick Fox as the MS B BBall Asst. Coach.

The next regular Board meeting will be on Monday, November 9, 2020 at 7:30 p.m.


 

NEWS RELEASE FROM THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING
HELD ON SEPTEMBER 14, 2020
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, September 14, 2020. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills, Treasurer’s Report and a SCKSEC update.  

Mrs. Flowers presented her Superintendent’s Goals for FY2021.  Mrs. House and Mr. McPherson also reported on their building activities. Old Business included information on roof updates, FY21Capital Outlay Project Budget, updated plans for the reopening of Skyline Schools/COVID-19 changes and a BOE Member Opening in January, 2021.

The Board also heard a CPA Audit Report by Randy Ford and heard information on Free Lunches available to our students, Remote Learning Assurances, and Changes in Documentation of Remote Learning. The Board also approved the 2020 - 2021 Negotiated Agreement between USD#438 and the Skyline NEA

The next regular Board meeting will be on Monday, October 12, 2020 at 7:30 p.m for the regular meeting. 

 



              NEWS RELEASE FROM THE BOARD OF EDUCATION BUDGET HEARING
AND REGULAR MEETING HELD ON AUGUST 10, 2020
FOR THE SKYLINE STAF
F AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, August 10, 2020. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills, End of Year Treasurer’s Report and a SCKSEC update.  A Budget Hearing was conducted by Superintendent Flowers.

The Board heard updated plans for the reopening of school in August.  Old Business also included information on building a roof over the Outdoor Basketball Courts and a roof update and other proposed projects.

The Board approved updates for the ES, MS and HS Handbooks.  They also approved the 20/21 Activity passes, and adopted the FY2021 Budget.  Rex Robinson was appointed as the Governmental Relations Network Representative and Allen Smith as the Site Council Representative.

The next regular Board meeting will be on Monday, September 14, 2020 at 7:30 p.m for the regular meeting. 

 


NEWS RELEASE FROM THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION AUGUST 3, 2020 SPECIAL MEETING
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in special session on Monday, August 3, 2020 at 7:30 p.m.

The Board approved the Plan to Reopen Skyline and set Wednesday, September 2, 2020 as the Start of School Date. They also approvedthe Coronavirus Relief Fund Resolution with Indemnity.

Superintendent Flowers presented information on a Facility Project – Covering the area over the Outside Basketball Courts.

The meeting adjourned at 8:17 p.m.  The next regular scheduled meeting will be August 10, 2020.  The Budget Hearing will be held at 6:30 p.m., immediately followed by the regular meeting.

              


NEWS RELEASE FROM THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING
HELD ON JULY 13, 2020
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, July 13, 2020. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills, and the June Treasurer’s Report 

Becca Flowers gave the Superintendent’s report on the Year-End Financial Review.

The Board heard plans for the reopening of school in August and for the KSU Robotics Grant.  They approved the Board Organization for FY2021; changed the school day to 7:45 – 3:25; approved the bid for a roof to be installed over the front patio; and approved the price of adult lunches to $4.50.

The Board approved a contract with Emma Gwinn as Teacher’s Aide for the 2020-21 school year and the Supplemental Contracts.

The next regular Board meeting will be on Monday, August 10, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. for the Budget Hearing followed by the regular meeting. 

 


NEWS RELEASE FROM THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION JUNE 22, 2020 SPECIAL MEETING
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in special session on Monday, June 22, 2020 at 6:30 a.m.

The Board approved the republished budget and gave authority to Becca Flowers and Dave Schmidt to complete end of year transfers as necessary and to issue bonuses to staff members as determined.

They also approved a contract with Emilie Kenworthy as Elementary Music Teacher for the 2020-2021school year.

The meeting adjourned at 6:45 a.m.  The next regular scheduled meeting will be July 13, 2020 at 6:30 a.m.


NEWS RELEASE FROM THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING
HELD ON JUNE 8, 2020
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, June 8, 2020. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills, Treasurer’s Report, PDC Report and SCKSEC Minutes.

Becca Flowers gave the Superintendent’s report on KESA/REDESIGN – the OVT Visit scheduled for June 8, 2020 and a Financial Overview. Principals House and McPherson reported on their building activities.

Old Business included the new date of High School Graduation and change of the first day of school to August 27, 2020 and the scheduling of 2 additional days of Teacher Professional Learning on August 25 and 26, 2020.

The Board heard updates on our COVID-19 response, republishing the Budget and the Special Meeting and Hearing scheduled on June 22, 2020 at 6:30 a.m., Health Insurance, proposed facility changes and CARES funding. The Board approved the proposed 2020-21 Student Fees,

The Board approved the retirement of Bob Lee as Music Teacher and Supplemental Contracts effective June 30, 2020 and the resignation of Kenny Eddy as Teacher and Conditioning Coach effective June 30, 2020.  They also approved approve the 2020-21 Supplemental Contracts as presented from July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021. Andrew Nation, Athletic Director and Conditioning Coach; Anita DeWeese, Agriculture – FFA, Jane Melroy, PDC Committee Chair; Kim Lee and Angie Tobin, HS Cheer Coaches; Lacey Robinson, MS Cheer Coach and Pep Club Sponsor; Morgan Ballard and Lexie Maloney, Publication/Yearbook; Susan Neifert, ESL Supervisor; Steven Novotny, 5-12 Band and Sound System Manager.

The Board will meet for a Special Board Meeting on Monday, June 22, 2020 at 6:30 a.m. for a Budget Hearing to Republish the 2019-2020 Budget.  The next regular Board meeting will be on Monday, July 13, 2020 at 6:30 a.m. 


   NEWS RELEASE FROM THE BOARD OF EDUCATION
REGULAR MEETING 
HELD ON MAY 11, 2020
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, May 11, 2020. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills, Treasurer’s Report, and SCKSEC Minutes.

Becca Flowers gave the Superintendent’s report on KESA/REDESIGN – the OVT Visit scheduled for June 8, 2020. Principals House and McPherson reported on their building activities. It was also reported that members of our staff are completing Dyslexia Trainings and attending KDEM and KDHE COVID-19 meetings.

Old Business included an update on facility projects being completed and the District Policy Audit and Update.

The Board heard updates on our COVID-19 Update and how the Phases of Plans to Re-open Kansas affect our District; Summer School and Driver’s Education classes; Graduation and Prom activities; Budget uncertainty in the future; and planning for the 2020-21 School Year.

The Board approved the resignation of Kenny Eddy as Head High School Boys Basketball, Assistant High School Football and High School Track Coach effective May 9, 2020.  They also approved the Classified and Licensed Staff Lists for 2020-21 as presented.

The Board approved the purchase of Food Service Equipment not to exceed $13,000 and the purchase of a 30-passenger school bus not to exceed $65,000.

The Board will meet next on Monday, June 8, 2020 at 6:30 a.m.


NEWS RELEASE FROM THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION APRIL 6, 2020 SPECIAL MEETING
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in special session on Monday, April 6, 2020 via Zoom.

The Board approved the USD#438 Continuous Learning Plan.


NEWS RELEASE FROM THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING
HELD ON MARCH 9, 2020
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, March 9, 2020. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills, Treasurer’s Report, and SCKSEC Minutes. 

Becca Flowers gave the Superintendent’s report on KESA/REDESIGN and a Legislative Update. Principals House and McPherson reported on their buildings and on the Districts Reading/ELA Curriculum.  Becca Flowers also gave a report on KSBOE Vision Focus Quality of a Successful Graduate – Individual Plans of Study

The Board approved a Resolution for the Kansas Homeland Security Region E Hazard Mitigation Plan. They also heard updates on changes to the school calendar and staff and student health.

The Board accepted the resignation of Angie Tobin as Middle School Cheer Sponsor effective May 20, 2020.  They issued the following contracts: Lee Kendall as High School Assistant Baseball Coach effective March 2, 2020; Zeke McPherson as High School Head Baseball Coach effective March 2, 2020; Chris Sanders as High School Assistant Softball Coach effective March 2, 2020; Lori Anschutz as High School Head Softball Coach effective March 2, 2020; Andrew Nation as Middle School and High School Head Track Coach effective February 24, 2020; Chris Sanders as Middle School Assistant Track Coach effective February 24, 2020; Lori Anschutz as Middle School Assistant Track Coach effective February 24, 2020; Kenny Eddy as High School Assistant Track Coach effective March 2, 2020 and Bob Lee as High School Assistant Track Coach effective March 2, 2020.

The Board will meet next on Monday, April 13, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. 



              NEWS RELEASE FROM THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING
HELD ON FEBRUARY 10, 2020
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, February 10, 2020. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills, Treasurer’s Report, SCKSEC Minutes and PDC Reports. 

Michael and Kristi Nelson along with students:  Isaac House, Jorden House and Wiley Atteberry gave a presentation on their First Lego League Robotic Team.

Becca Flowers gave the Superintendent’s report on KESA/REDESIGN and a Legislative Update. Principal House reported on her buildings.  Becca Flowers also gave a report on KSBOE Vision Focus Quality of a Successful Graduate – Civic Engagement

Old Business included information on the purchase of new HVAC units from Comfort Products Distributing for the Big Gym, to be installed in June 2020.  The Board also approved the proposed 2020/2021 School Calendar.

The Board accepted the resignation of Cyndi Jones as head custodian effective March 13, 2020.  They also approved a contract with Bryan Pixler effective July 1, 2020. They also extended the contracts of Becca Flowers, Herb McPherson and Diane House through June 30, 2022.

The Board will meet next on Monday, March 9, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. 


NEWS RELEASE FROM THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING
HELD ON JANUARY 13, 2020
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, January 13, 2020. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills, and the Treasurer’s Report. 

Board Elections were held and Rex Robinson was re-elected as President and Rick Shriver was elected as Vice-President.  Mariea Briggs was appointed as the Food Service Designee

Calli Newdigger, Skyline FFA Student gave a presentation on her SAE Project, an FFA Exchange with 52 other FFA Chapters.

Beth Walters gave a presentation to the Board of Education on behalf of the Skyline SNEA for Board Appreciation Month, and a presentation on her participation in the SNEA Reading Circle.

Becca Flowers gave the Superintendent’s report on KESA/REDESIGN, Legislative Update, Stakeholder Engagement information and miscellaneous district information. Principals House and McPherson reported on their buildings.  Becca Flowers also gave a report on KSBOE Vision Focus Quality of a Successful Graduate – Employable Skills.  She reported that KASB is working on a new Comprehensive Tobacco-Free School Grounds Policy and that we will be highly encouraged to adopt the policy of a total ban on school property. 

It was reported for 2020-2021 School Fees, PK3/4 students that commit by May 15th, enroll and attend classes next year, will have their December tuition waived.  For Kindergarten students that commit by May 15th, enroll and attend classes next year, their Kindergarten fees will be waived.

Old Business included updates on the Safe Defend System, and a Facilities Update.  The District will also seek bids for 2 new HVAC units for the Big Gym.

The Board also approved the High School Curriculum Update.

The Board will meet next on Monday, February 10, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. 



              NEWS RELEASE FROM THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING
HELD ON DECEMBER 9, 2019
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, December 9, 2019. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills, Treasurer’s Report, update from SCKSEC and PDC reports. 

Bob Kenworthy received a card and plaque to thank him for his service to the Board of Education.

Becca Flowers gave the Superintendent’s report on KESA/REDESIGN, the annual KSDE Audit and miscellaneous district information. Principals House and McPherson reported on their buildings.  Becca Flowers also gave a report on the Teacher Evaluation Process.  Rex Robinson and Becca Flowers reported on their attendance at the KASB Conference held in Wichita last weekend.

Old Business included updates on the Roof, Safe Defend System, Outdoor Bleachers, East Gym Bleachers and a new Kitchen Boiler.  Under New Business, Ceiling Tile replacements were approved up to $12,000. The Elementary Handbook was also updated to include the addition of Character Card Procedures: 5.  2ndRed card – 5 marks= 1 day of out-of-school suspension, and 6.  3rdRed Card – 5 marks=2 days of out-of-school suspension.

The Board approved the resignation of Richard Meyer as Custodian. The Board approved the following contract: Brooke Hammond as Pre-K Teacher effective January 6, 2020 pending KSDE licensure.

The Board will meet next on Monday, January 13, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. 

 


              NEWS RELEASE FROM THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING
HELD ON NOVEMBER 11, 2019
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, November 11, 2019. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills, Treasurer’s Report, and an update from SCKSEC. 

Becca Flowers gave the Superintendent’s report on KESA/REDESIGN, Holiday Luncheon and the Annual KSDE Audit. Principals House and McPherson reported on their buildings.  Becca Flowers also gave a report on WorkKeys and Work Ready Communities.

Old Business included a roof update.  New Business included:  Class of 2019 ACT, 2019 WorkKeys Scores & NCRC Attainment. Policy updates of our Wellness Policy to include the Wellness Goals for 2019-20 were also approved.

The Board approved the resignation of Andrew Nation as MS Girls Asst. BBall Coach and approved the retirement of Joyce Depenbusch as MS Science Teacher, MS Sponsor, Science Olympiads Sponsor, Assistant HS Science Olympiad Sponsor, ESL Supervisor and MS Pep Club Sponsorupon completion of the 2019-20 contract.  The Board approved the following contracts: Lori Anschutz as MS Girls Asst. BBall Coach, Jon Novotny as MS Boys Asst. BBall Coach, Jason Deel as HS Boys Asst. BBall Coach and Sara Eubank as the HS Asst. Play Director.

The Board will meet next on Monday, December 9, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. 

 


              NEWS RELEASE FROM THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING
HELD ON OCTOBER 14, 2019
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

 

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, October 14, 2019. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills, Treasurer’s Report, PDC Reports and an update from SCKSEC. 

Becca Flowers gave the Superintendent’s report on KESA/REDESIGN, Enrollment report, and Q1 Financial Report. Principals House and McPherson reported on their buildings.  Sara Lewton gave a report on the Mental Health Intervention Team Grant.

The Board heard updates on roof work and the bee project. They also received an update on Strategic Planning for the 2019-20 school year.  Plans for a Food Service Audit have been postponed.

The Board approved the resignation of Jaimee Browning effective December 21, 2019.  The Board approved the following contracts: Roy Haines as a bus driver and Mariea Briggs as Food Service Director effective December 9, 2019.

The Board will meet next on Monday, November 11, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. 


              NEWS RELEASE FROM THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING
HELD ON SEPTEMBER 9, 2019
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, September 9, 2019. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills, Treasurer’s Report and an update from SCKSEC. 

Becca Flowers gave the Superintendent’s report on KESA, Staffing Summary, and Miscellaneous District Information. Principals House and McPherson reported on their buildings.  Anita DeWeese and Carrie Harrold, Teachers gave a presentation on a proposal to start a Bee Keeping Project at Skyline Schools.

The Board heard updates on upcoming roof work and paving projects for the parking lot.  They also received an update on the 2020 Capital Outlay plans.

The Board approved the following contracts:  Michelle Bair, Middle School Class Sponsor; and Michael Nelson, Middle School Quiz Bowl Sponsor.  They also approved Sara Lewton as the Student and Family Support Coordinator and Mental Health Intervention Team Grant Liaison.  

The Board also approved a Memo of Understanding with Horizons Mental Health Center for implementation of the Mental Health Intervention Team Grant.

The Board will meet next on Monday, October 14, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. 


              

              NEWS RELEASE FROM THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING
HELD ON AUGUST 12, 2019
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, August 12, 2019 after the Budget Hearing. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills Treasurer Reports and an update from SCKSEC. 

Becca Flowers gave the Superintendent’s report on her FY20 Goals, ACT Work Ready Communities update and Post Secondary Progress Data. Principals House and McPherson reported on their building activities and Randy Ford, of Busby Ford & Reimer gave a report on the FY19 audit.

The Board heard updates on the playground, new carpet and tile, roof work, paving projects for the parking lot, installation of the small gym ac unit and new unit over the upstairs classrooms, the installation of a new server and installation of the Safe Defend Protection System. The Board also approved the purchase of new bleachers for the east side of the big gym.

The Board approved the following contract:  Michelle Bair, HS Scholars’ Bowl Sponsor.  They also approved Rex Robinson as Governmental Relations Representative and Allen Smith as Skyline Site Council Representative.  

The Board approved 2019-20 Activity Passes, the proposed ES, MS and HS Handbook changes and adopted the FY2020 Budget.

The following staff members presented on their attendance at the School on Fire Institute for Creativity and Innovation at Eminence, Kentucky.  They were:  Diane House, Herb McPherson, Sara Lewton, Kris McPherson, Leah Befort, Michael Nelson, Kristi Nelson, Joyce Temanson and Shari Gates.

The Board will meet next on Monday, September 9, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. 

 

 


        

    NEWS RELEASE FROM THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING
HELD ON JUNE 10, 2019
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, June 10, 2019. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills and Treasurer’s Reports. 

Becca Flowers gave the Superintendent’s report. Her report included: update on KESA/Redesign, a Legislative update and End of Year Financial Wrap-up. Principals Diane House and Herb McPherson also gave updates on their building activities.

Old Business included information on the Safe Defend Security System, KASB Policy Review, playground updates and roof projects.

The Board heard information regarding our Technology Coordination and Managed Services, Mental Health Intervention Team Program Grant, KSDE Safe and Secure Schools Grant, Oneok Farm to Table Grant, USDE – Teacher Quality Partnership Grant, Hazard Mitigation Planning Grant and approved the purchase of a new server.

The Board approved the resignation of Kim Ghumm as Teacher/Tech Coordinator effective June 30, 2019. They also gave authority for end of year transfers to Becca Flowers and Dave Schmidt.  

The Board will meet next on Monday, July 8, 2019 at 6:30 a.m.  


NEWS RELEASE FROM THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING
HELD ON MAY 13, 2019
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, May 13, 2019. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills, Treasurer’s Report, PDC, and April SCK-SEC Minutes. 

Becca Flowers gave the Superintendent’s report. Her report included: update on KESA/Redesign and a Legislative update. Principals Diane House and Herb McPherson also gave updates on their building activities.

Old Business included information on the Safe Defend Security System and KASB Policy Review.

The Board approved the resignation of Judy Hampel as Teacher and Sponsor effective June 1, 2019; the resignation of Chris Sanders as MS Sponsor effective May 22, 2019; and Karen Kumberg as MS Scholars’ Bowl Sponsor effective May 22, 2019.  The Board also approved the Licensed and Supplemental Staff lists as presented and Cescha Hoffman to teach First Grade in 2019-2020 pending the acquisition of the Limited Apprentice License to Teach in Kansas.

The Board also approved District Wellness Policy updates.

The Board will meet next on Monday, June 10, 2019 at 6:30 a.m.  


 

USD#438 Press Release for 7/8/2019

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Posted Date: 07/09/2019


USD#438 BOE Press Release 9/10/18

 NEWS RELEASE FROM THE BOARD OF EDUCATION SEPTEMBER 20, 2018  SPECIAL AND REGULAR MEETINGS FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS The Skyline Board of Education met in special session Monday, September . . .

Posted Date: 10/04/2018


USD#438 BOE Press Release 8/13/2018

NEWS RELEASE FROM THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AUGUST 13, 2018 BUDGET HEARING AND REGULAR MEETING FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS The Skyline Board of Education held their Budget Hearing and met in . . .

Posted Date: 10/04/2018


BOE Press Release for 4/9/2018

NEWS RELEASE FROM THE BOARD OF EDUCATION APRIL 9, 2018 REGULAR MEETING FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS   The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, April 9, 2018. Routine . . .

Posted Date: 10/04/2018


BOE Press Release 3/12/2018

NEWS RELEASE FROM THE BOARD OF EDUCATION MARCH 12, 2018 REGULAR MEETING FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, March 12, 2018. Routine . . .

Posted Date: 10/04/2018


Press Release from BOE Meeting on 2/12/18

NEWS RELEASE FROM THE BOARD OF EDUCATION FEBRUARY 12, 2018 REGULAR MEETING FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, February 12, 2018. Routine . . .

Posted Date: 10/04/2018


Press Release from BOE Meeting 1/8/2018

NEWS RELEASE FROM THE BOARD OF EDUCATION JANUARY 8, 2018 REGULAR MEETING FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, January 8, 2018. Routine . . .

Posted Date: 10/04/2018


Press Release from BOE Meeting 12/11/17

NEWS RELEASE FROM THE BOARD OF EDUCATION DECEMBER 11, 2017 REGULAR MEETING FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, December 11, 2017. Routine . . .

Posted Date: 10/04/2018


BOE Minutes from 11/13/2017

NEWS RELEASE FROM THE BOARD OF EDUCATION NOVEMBER 13, 2017 REGULAR MEETING FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, November 13, 2017. Routine . . .

Posted Date: 10/04/2018


BOE Minutes from 10/9/17

NEWS RELEASE FROM THE BOARD OF EDUCATION OCTOBER 9, 2017 REGULAR MEETING FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, October 9, 2017. Routine . . .

Posted Date: 10/04/2018


BOE Minutes from 09/11/17

NEWS RELEASE FROM THE BOARD OF EDUCATION SEPTEMBER 11, 2017 REGULAR MEETING FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, September 11, 2017. . . .

Posted Date: 10/04/2018


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