Washington-Nile Local School District Board Report

The Washington-Nile Local Board of Education met on October 28, 2015 at Portsmouth West Elementary School. Mr. Billy Platzer, elementary school principal gave the prayer and led Pledge of Allegiance.

The board recognized the following:

High School

Student of the Month for September Student of the Month for October

9th-Alicia Smith 9th-Victoria Journey

10th-Kane Lewis 10th-Alec Arnett

11th-Emily Taylor 11th-Derrick Carver

12th-Deanna Shepherd 12th-Joy Durant

Middle School

Student of the Month for September Student of the Month for October

5th-Mallory Swords 5th-Levi Patrick

6th-Emily Brady 6th-Zach Elliott

7th-Natalie Mershon 7th-Eli Tilley

8th-Levi Kouns 8th-Ben Dubiel

Golf Awards

All SOC-Jordan Tieman

Low medalist in three matches including Sectionals held at Shawnee State Golf Course where he shot a 66 for 18 holes

Golf Team- Second Place in the SOC and made it to play in the District as a team

Coach Kevin Downey


Aaron Dyer

Cody Finley

Jordan Hileman

Drew Howard


Buster Boggs

Trenton Cole

Jordan Tieman


Marty Knittle


Brady Whitt

The board took the following actions:

• Approved the September 23, 2015 minutes and financial reports

• Approved salary adjustment for Travis Bradford

• Approved 5 year Forecast and SMI Plan

• Approved contract

• Approved invoices

• Approved substitutes per ESC recommendation

• Accepted resignation of Jenniffer Pertuset

• Approved American Education Week as November 16-20, 2015

• Approved home instruction for two students

• Employed Jarvis Dodge

• Approved band trip

• Amend classified substitute list

• Approved policy

• Approved volunteer-Jerrod Pendleton

• Employed supplemental

The next regular board meeting will be November 18, 2015, at Portsmouth West High School at 7:00 p.m.