Board meeting notes for Dec. 10
Board meeting notes for Dec. 10
Thursday, December 12, 2019
Read about actions taken at the recent school board meeting. Find out more by visiting Pattonville's BoardDocs website.

Board Actions
The board of education on Dec. 10:
  • Reviewed updates from the facilities and calendar committees;
  • Reviewed and accepted an evaluation of the district's teaching and learning program; view the presentation or read the report;
  • Reviewed and accepted an evaluation of the district's human resources program; view the presentation or read the report;
  • Approved paying $2,103,551.80 in regular bills;
  • Approved curriculum course change recommendations that include adding a new Computer Science Basics course at the middle schools and the following new courses at Pattonville High School: Aquatic and Marine Science, Food Writing and Spanish For Spanish Speakers 2.1 & 2.2;
  • Approved a contract between Pattonville and the Special School District (SSD) for substitute personnel services for the 2019-2020 school year;
  • Approved paying $13,106.94 to EducationPlus for the balance of the 2019-2020 annual membership dues (40%);
  • Approved, as lodged for action on Nov. 26, updates to policies GCBB-R (Professional Staff Supplemental {Stipendiary} Pay Plan), GDBA (Support Staff Compensation), GDI (Support Staff Assignments and Transfers) and GDIA (Involuntary Transfers);
  • Approved the purchase of the Renaissance Learning Online Assessment platform from Renaissance Learning Inc. for $86,819.39;
  • Approved the purchase of 30 laptops and 120 iPads for teachers and administrators from Apple for $101,008; and
  • Awarded the bid for upgrades and renovations at various locations to J.E. Foster Construction for $216,000 and a flooring package to Hankins Construction Co. for $43,000.
New Hires
  • Racquel Manuel, executive secretary, POSITIVE School
  • Joyce Willis, nurse, Drummond