April 15, 2019

The Hickory County R-I (Skyline) Board of Education met on Monday, April 15, 2019. The Reorganizational Meeting was held at 7:00 p.m. The board accepted the official election results, as presented. Nathan Warstadt, Cliff Damitz, Reed Wouters and Brian Wright took the Oath of Office, as elected members. Officers were elected as follows: President-Lynn Gideon, Vice President-Troy Pinon, Secretary-Reed Wouters, Treasurer-Emil Edwards. The Regular Meeting was then held at 7:15 p.m. The board approved the financial report for the 2019 Skyline Boys and Girls Basketball Tournament, as presented. A transportation plan was presented by Superintendent, Mark Beem, which outlines proposed bus purchases for the next five years. A timeline for the FEMA Storm Shelter Project was also discussed. It is estimated that federal funds should become available in August. Final drawings should be completed by late September. Commendations were issue to the following:
Dairy Foods- Advanced to state
Alyssa King
Ashlyn Eidson
Katrina Butler
Ally Defreece
Nursery/Landscape- Advanced to state
Kaitlynn Glor
Madasyn Haynes
Sara Bennett
Agronomy- Advanced to state
Connor Logan
Chris Logan
Sabrina Turnbow
Dax Beem
Floraculture - Advanced to state
Jazlynn Gillespie
Riley Conly
Abigail Elder
Hannah Gruber
Abagail Hammer- elevator speech- advanced to nationals
Harley Volcko- Community Srvc- advanced to state
Samantha Johnson-Community Srvc- advanced to state
Abigail Borland- Annual report- advanced to state
Jenny Foust-Annual report- advanced to state
Abigail Nothnagel- E-business- advanced to state
Hannah Gruber-E-business- advanced to state
Connor Logan- Business communications- advanced to state
Kaylee Cook- Digital Stories- advanced to nationals
Harley Volcko- Advocacy- advanced to nationals
Cheyenne Rache- chapter service portfolio- advanced to state
Collette Clemmons-chapter service portfolio- advanced to state
Mary Ryan- chapter service portfolio- advanced to state

In closed session items, the board approved Extra Duty Assignments, as presented. The next meeting of the Skyline School Board is scheduled for Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at 8:00 p.m. in the High School Library.