The following actions were taken by the Montpelier Exempted Local Schools Board of Education on June 28, 2016:
Montpelier Civic League $400 (General Fund); $300 (Archery Club); $300 (Robotics); $600 (Science Olympiad); $300 (Spanish Club); $1,500 (Cross Country): $150 (Geography Bee); $100 (Spelling Bee); $300 (Accelerated Reader); $300(Cheerleading); $300 (Mentor Program) Athena Club $300 (Accelerated Reader) Target $25 (High School-018); Amie Dick $100 (Memorial Brick –Class of 1951) Target $14.86 (Elementary-018); Parkview Hospital $175 (Athletic Fund); International Literacy Reading Study 2 016 $300 (Elementary Principal 018 Account); Winzeler Stamping Company $2,000 (John Dwyer Scholarship); Montpelier Rotary Club $500 (Archery Club); FIRST Club $300 (Cheerleading Account); Class of 1955 $303.63 (Athletic Account); Class of 1955 $151.50 (Band Account); Class of 1955 $151.50 (Choir Account).
Staffing for 2016-17
Rescinded Brook Ruffer’s contracts for third and fourth-grade intervention specialist and varsity volleyball assistant.
Approved Michelle Hamrick as the third and fourth-grade intervention specialist at Bachelor’s and three years’ experience.
Approved Kaylene Harpring as a second-grade teacher at bachelor’s degree with zero years’ experience.
Approved Jennifer Tod as a ninth-grade English teacher at master’s degree with 10 years’ experience.
Approved Pamela Schroeder as a half-time home economics teacher at Bachelor’s Degree and zero years’ experience.
Approved Laura Zumbaugh’s FMLA leave beginning Sept. 28 through Nov. 28.
Approved the resignation of April Thompson, K-4 ED intervention specialist, at the end of the 2015-2016 school year.
Approved Elizabeth Neer as the K-4 ED intervention specialist at bachelor’s and zero years’ experience. Approved the purchase of a 72-passenger bus from Cardinal Bus Sales and Service, Inc. for a net cost of $83,113.
Approved the property, liability, violence and automotive insurance through the Ohio School Plan for the 2016-2017 school year at $59,323.
Approved a continuing contract with Kent State University/Research and Sponsored Programs for speech and language service for the 2016-2017 school year at $69, 717.06.
Approved the agreement with Northwestern Ohio Community Action Commission to provide services for preschool children for the 2016-2017 school year.
In other news:
Approved the Montpelier Public Library 2017 Proposed Budget. Exhibit #14
Approved the Montpelier High School/Junior High fees for the 2016-2017 school year.
Approved the K-6 grade fees at $35 per grade for the 2016-2017 school year.
Approved the Athletic Worker Rates for the 2016-2017 school year.
Approved the 2016-2017 Ticket/Pass Prices.
Approved the Athletic Handbook for the 2016-2017 school year. Exhibit #18
Approved the Montpelier Junior/Senior High School Coaches rules for the 2016-2017 school year.
Approved approve the following cell phone/uniform stipends for the 2015-2016 school year: a. $35/month cell phone stipend-superintendent, treasurer, athletic director, maintenance director, custodian I as assigned, transportation supervisor and bus mechanic. b. $20/month cell phone stipend-high school principal, elementary principal, high school assistant principal, elementary dean of students and technology director. c. $400/year uniform stipend-maintenance director, bus mechanic, transportation supervisor, custodian I and custodian II.