Skyline Board Briefs
April 17, 2018

The Hickory County R-I Board of Education met on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. The Reorganizational Meeting was held at 7:00 p.m. Officers were elected as follows: President-Lynn Gideon, Vice President-Troy Pinon, Secretary-Reed Wouters, Treasurer-Tony Dampier. The Regular Meeting was then held at 7:15 p.m. The board rejected all bids to remove sledge from the lagoon. Additional action was tabled for a later date. The 2018-2019 School Calendar was amended, as presented, for a term of 168 days. The board then accepted a Trip Bus Lease proposal from Midwest Transit, Nixa, MO. Bids were also considered from Midwest Bus and Central States Bus. Commendations were issued to Middle School Literacy Contestants- Ashley Christian, Ethan Weitz, Alexa Curtis, Riley Volcko, Adalee Hodges, Katherine Pedrozi, FBLA National Qualifiers-Savannah Gruber, Brittany Blankenship, Crystal Price, FBLA State Qualifiers-Logan Bennett, Chris Logan, Connor Logan, Danielle Bailey, Grace Turnbow, and the Skyline PTO for the Father/Daughter Dance. In closed session items, a resignation was accepted from Jared Wallace, who accepted a Principal position with the Warsaw School District. Cassie (Kirk) Edwards was approved as the Vocational Agriculture Teacher and FFA Sponsor. Cassie is currently teaching in the Rogersville School District. In other action, Jodi Barb was approved as a part time teacher, part time Aide, and part time Bus Driver. Jodi is currently a teacher in the Climax Springs School District. Extra Duty assignments were approved, as presented. The next meeting of the Skyline School Board will be Thursday, May 10, at 7:00 p.m. in the Skyline High School Library.