New Boston Board of Education

The New Boston Board of Education met in regular session on April 14, 2016 and took action on the following items,

1. Approved bills paid, investment report, financial report and bank reconciliation for March 2016.

2. Employed substitute teachers.

3. Approved potential list of graduates.

4. Recognized Fall and Winter sports awards.

Girl’s Basketball


1st Team – Ali Hamilton

2nd Team – Mariah Buckley

AP All-District

1st Team – Ali Hamilton

3rd Team – Mariah Buckley


Special Mention – Ali Hamilton

1st Annual PDT Team:

Honorable Mention – Ali Hamilton, Mariah Buckley and Cammy Oiler

Boys Basketball


1st Team – Drake Truitt

2nd Team – Kade Conley


Honorable Mention – Drake Truitt and Kade Conley

AP All-District

Honorable Mention – Drake Truitt

1st Annual PDT Team

Honorable Mention – Drake Truitt



1st Team – Ali Hamilton

2nd Team – Kaylee Stone


2nd Team – Ali Hamilton



1st Team – Ethan Porter, Austin Litz, Edward McGahan and Dylan Rawlins

2nd Team – Parker Steele and Kade Conley

5. Recognized Spelling Bee winners.

Spelling Bee

Oak Intermediate

Winner – Malachi Potts

Runner-up – Damon Willis

Junior High

Winner – Kierden Switzer

Runner-Up – Rebecca Carter

County Spelling Bee

2nd Place – Kierden Sweitzer

6. Approved contract with South Central Ohio Educational Services Center for handicap services for 2016-17 school year.

7. Approved contract with South Central Ohio ESC for Talented and Gifted services for FY16.

8. Accepted resignation of Genevieve Dixon.

9. Engaged Jon Wickline Class of 1954 as 2016 graduation speaker.

10. Recognized Isaac Dever as volunteer for summer school.

11. Approved transfer from Medicaid fund to general fund.

12. Adopted the following policies:

AFC-1 (Also GCN-1) – Evaluation of Professional Staff

AFC-2 (Also GCN-2) Evaluation of Professional Staff

GCB-2-R Professional Staff Contracts and Compensation Plans (Administrators)

GCN-1 (Also AFC-1) – Evaluation of Professional Staff (Ohio Teacher Evaluation System)

GCN-2 (Also AFC-2) Evaluation of Professional Staff (Administrators Both Professional and Support)

IKF – Graduation Requirements

13. Employed list of supplementals.

14. Employed Tracy Stewart as a home instruction tutor for the 2016 school year.

15. Recognized Jeanna Potts as softball statistician.

16. Employed Jessica Carrington as a substitute aid, cook, custodian and secretary.

17. Delegate the authority to the Superintendent to obtain legal opinions/services as needed for 2016.

18. Recognized Scott Jenkins and boys Basketball Team for receiving the Portsmouth Area Basketball Association Officials Sportsmanship Award.

19. Recognized Avery Gosselin County Science Fair Superior Rating and District Excellent Rating.

20. Enter executive session to discuss personnel and litigation

21. Reentered regular session.

The New Boston Board of Education will have a meeting on Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.