Board meeting notes for Aug. 14
Board meeting notes for Aug. 14
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
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Board Actions
The Board of Education on Aug. 14:
  • Approved paying $4,471,452.87 in regular bills;
  • Approved a resolution and supporting documentation authorizing and directing the issuance, sale and delivery of $10,085,000 in certificates of participation to support the acquisition and installation of energy equipment in Pattonville schools by Navitas;
  • Approved contract adjustments for bond issue projects in the net total amount of $706,576;
  • Readopted Policy BBFA (Board Member Conflict of Interest and Financial Disclosure);
  • Approved paying $2,894.50 to Tueth, Keeney, Cooper, Mohan and Jackstadt for legal services;
  • Awarded the bid for HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) and lighting improvements to Energy Service Company (ESCO) for $5,070,000; for the Learning Center first-floor demolition to JE Foster for $106,000; and for the shelter lock system to H&G Sales/Schultz Door for $292,794; these items are being funded by the zero tax rate increase bond issue approved by voters in 2017;
  • Awarded a bid for the early childhood special education bus lease renewal to Midwest Transit for $231,280 for a six-year agreement; and
  • Approved the renewal of the district's health insurance for the 2018-2019 school year.
New Hires
  • Lula Abreha, paraprofessional, Early Childhood Center
  • Tamara Anderson, paraprofessional, Early Childhood Center
  • Chelsea Ayres, choir accompanist, high school
  • Christina Buchek, early childhood special education teacher, Early Childhood Center
  • Laura Dorris, early childhood screener, Early Childhood Center
  • Brittney Dunn, clerical assistant, Willow Brook
  • Kelly Foster, lead after-care instructor, Bridgeway
  • Melissa Harvey, paraprofessional, Early Childhood Center
  • Marge Johnson, early childhood screener, Early Childhood Center
  • Douglas Largen, security officer, Learning Center
  • Kelsey Melchior, occupational therapist, Early Childhood Center
  • Luis Miranda, English learner paraprofessional, Drummond
  • Carolyn Overton, mathematics teacher, high school
  • Alexandra Stipanovich, cook, high school, and bus aide
  • Cierra Wesley, paraprofessional, Early Childhood Center
  • Laura Wick, paraprofessional, Early Childhood Center
  • Michael Williams, assistant after-care instructor, Bridgeway
Retirement
  • Robert Burns, district audiovisual specialist, effective June 30, 2019, after serving Pattonville for 30 years