Wheelersburg Board of Education Minutes

The Wheelersburg Local School District Board of Education met on Monday, August 25, 2014 at the Central Office at 620 Center Street

The following new staff members were recognized: Jenny Ater, 2nd Grade Teacher, Carrie Hollar, 6th Grade Language Arts Teacher, Brittany Gampp, 6th Grade Math Teacher, Marissa Delong, H.S. English Teacher, Douglas Espie, Band Director, Lauren Stewart, 4th Grade Math Teacher, Morgan Allard, 8th Grade Language Arts Teacher, Shauna Cooper, Substitute Teacher, 4th Grade

Science, Ryan Etterling, Bus Driver, and Johnna Jones, Bus Driver.

Special Acknowledgements:

* Ohio School Plan – Gregg McMunn and Greg Hennecke presented Wheelersburg Schools & staff the Best Practices Award

* Hannah Duckworth – Placement on Ohio Attorney General Dewine’s Teen Advisory Board

* 2014 WHS Baseball Team, Coaches, and Staff

Approval of minutes of previous meeting:

* July 28, 2014 – Regular Meeting

* August 13, 2014 – Special Meeting

Business of the Treasurer:

* Approval of July 2014 Financial Report

* Acceptance of the following donations: Southern Ohio Medical Imaging, Student Paths, LLC, Wheelersburg Athletic Association, Jim’s Pest Control, Harrison-Pyles Funeral Home, Rick Delph, Deemers, Scott & Julie Logan, Elite Institute of Cosmetology, WesBanco Bank, and Giovanni’s.

* Approval of Transfers

* Approval of Purchase Order

Business of the Superintendent:

* Employment of substitute teachers as submitted by county superintendent

* Approval of substitute support staff personnel list for 2014-2015 school year

* Approval of volunteers for fall sports programs

* Approval of Bus Driver Handbook and bus routes for 2014-2015 school year

* Acceptance of resignation of Dustin Drake, bus driver

* Employment of Joseph R. Etterling, bus driver

* Approval of supplemental contract for additional teaching time for Susan Reutzel for the 2014-2015 school year

* Approval of salary adjustment based on completion of Master’s degree for Scott Verba, teacher

* Employment of Betty Green on a supplemental contract for 2014-2015 school year as

PS-8th Grade Yearbook Advisor

* Authorization to issue payment on behalf of the Board to the UCAN Wheelersburg Excellence Scholarship Fund

* Approval of right-of-way to American Electric Power for electric utility purposes

The next regular meeting of the Board of Education will be held on September 22, 2014

at 6:00 PM at the Board Office on Center Street.