The South Tama County School Board met Monday evening, March 4, for the meeting that had been scheduled for Feb. 25, then rescheduled to Feb. 27 and again postponed.
The earlier meetings had been changed due to weather conditions.
The rescheduling caused some conflict with the agenda because Terri Guenther-Mayer, Agricultural Science teacher, was unable to be present for a greenhouse improvement request.
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This program has been effect in previous years, and Guenther-Mayer believes it is time to expand. She had planned on presenting all the ways the program benefits the students and how it is quite self-sufficient.
This will be discussed at the next board meeting on March 18.
Also scheduled but unable to be discussed was and Elementary School Improvement plan. This will be on the next agenda also.
Mike Carnahan, band director was present and submitted a contract with Bob Roger's Travel, Inc., for a student trip to New York City.
The contract outlines all dates, what is required of each student, dates to leave and dates to arrive home. The Board approved the contract for the trip.
A contract was approved for Jeff Shaw as spring technical director, effective April 20, at a contract price of $981,
An internal transfer was approved for Connie Dressman who was Middle School Aide .5 FTE and transfered to Middle School Special Education Aide, effective Jan. 28.
Dave Chizek has been approved for boys soccer volunteer coach, for the spring of 2013.
Resignations approved were Clint Werner as elementary evening custodian, effective Feb.12, Dustsin Peska and Jeff Niedermann as internim coaches for 9th grade girls basketball, effective Feb. 13, and Erin Roman as middle school 8th grade literacy, effective Feb. 18.
The next meeting will be held Monday March 18.