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School Board Highlights

From the October 28, 2008 business meeting of the Uintah School District Board of Education

 

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Approval of Policy 009.0400 Dietary Services for Children with Food Allergies and Other Special Dietary Needs:  (1st & 2nd Reading)  A motion was made by Scott Ruppe to approve Policy 009.0400 as presented on first and second reading.  JoAnn Cowan seconded the motion; motion carried unanimously.

 

Approval of Pay Increase for CEPP Students:  A motion was made by Shane Frost to approve the request to increase wages for students in the Community Employment Placement Program (CEPP).  Perry Taylor seconded the motion; motion carried unanimously.

 

Approval of Repairs to West-Side Bus Garage Roof:  A motion was made by JoAnn Cowan to approve the request to repair the roof of the west-side bus garage with asphalt shingles.  Perry Taylor seconded the motion. Those in favor:  Scott Ruppe, JoAnn Cowan, Perry Taylor, and Dr. Rodney Anderson.  Those opposed:  Shane Frost; motion carried.

 

Approval of Assistant Tennis Coach:  A motion was made by Shane Frost to approve one assistant coach for the girls’ tennis team and one assistant coach for the boys’ tennis team.  Perry Taylor seconded the motion; motion carried unanimously.

 

Approval of Administrators onto Educator Evaluation Committee:  A motion was made by JoAnn Cowan to approve the appointment of Principal Deborah Chatham, Principal Kathy Hawkins, and Lee Gagon to serve on the Uintah School District’s Educator Evaluation Committee.  Scott Ruppe seconded the motion; motion carried unanimously.

 

Approval of Revisions to Policy 005.0630 Sick Leave:  (1st Reading)  A motion was made by Scott Ruppe to approve the revisions to Policy 005.0630 on first reading, with the elimination of section 2.2.2.1 and the addition of “the decision of the Director of Human Resources will be final” to section 2.2.2.  Perry Taylor seconded the motion; motion carried unanimously.

 

Approval of Revisions to Policy 005.0631 Sick Leave Bank:  (1st & 2nd Reading)  A motion was made by JoAnn Cowan to approve on first and second reading the revisions to Policy 005.0631.  Scott Ruppe seconded the motion; motion carried unanimously.

 

Revisions to Policy 006.1200 Standards of Conduct and Due Process:  A motion was made by Scott Ruppe to table Policy 006.1200.  Shane Frost seconded the motion; motion carried unanimously.

 

Approval of Administrative Intern Program:  A motion was made by Shane Frost to approve the request to implement a district administrative intern program.  JoAnn Cowan seconded the motion; motion carried unanimously.

 

District Dashboard:  As per School Board request, a District Dashboard report has been developed and was distributed to Board members for review. 

 

PersonnelAppointment of Personnel:  The following individuals were approved for appointment by the Uintah School District Board of Education:

Diane Whitney, Teacher, Eagle View

Angela Bradley, Connections, Davis

Kelly Gray, Connections, Maeser

Keith Smith, Preventative Maintenance

Shelly Bodily, Reading Tutor, Naples

Joy Jenkins, Part-time Secretary, Ashley

Gay Clark, Reading Tutor, Ashley

Teresa Bradley, Connections, Maeser

Cheryl Abplanalp, Custodian, VJH

Rita Allred, Sub Contract Bus Driver

Lisa Waller, Sub Contract Bus Driver

Denise Nielson, Sub Contract Bus Driver

Rose Sager, Sub Contract Bus Driver

Toni Lee, Sub Contract Bus Driver

Kelly Duffy Webster, Teacher, Naples

Wes Baden, Full-time Latin & English Teacher, UHS

Richard Henderson, Asst. Coach Girls Basketball, UHS

Chad McMullin, Asst. Coach Wrestling, UHS

Burke Buckalew, Asst. Coach Boys Basketball, VJH

 

Resignation of Personnel:  Letters of resignation have been received from the following:

Becky Harrison, Custodian, VMS – effective October 31, 2008

Brooke Long, Asst. Coach Girls Softball – effective October 21, 2008

Trish Culpepper, Reading Teacher, VJH – effective October 31, 2008

 

Transfer of Personnel:  The following has been transferred:

LeAnna Williams: from Youth in Custody – to UHS Media Center