NEWS RELEASE FROM THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION
AUGUST 14, 2017 REGULAR MEETING
FOR THE SKYLINE STAFF AND PATRONS

The Skyline Board of Education met in regular session Monday, August 14, 2017. Routine business included approval of minutes, payment of bills, Treasurer’s Report, and the SCKSEC July minutes.

The first item of business was the Superintendent’s report from Becca Flowers. Her report included the FY2018 Budget, the Kansas Supreme Court Decision, Enrollment Projections, KSDE Redesign Project and our Budget Hearing.

The Board approved contracts with Starla Davidson, Food Service Worker, Heidi McKennon, School Nurse, Shirley Raney, Bus Driver, Chris Sanders as MS Asst. Football Coach and Ashley Hansen and Amanda Collins as Teacher’s Aids.  The Board also accepted Elize Cillier’s resignation as a Teacher’s Aid.

The Board approved additional compensation for individuals in the bargaining unit, payments not in excess of $10,000, the proposed changes to the Wellness Policy in the District Policy Book and in the ES, MS and HS handbooks, the creation of a new student support position and the ratification of the 2017-18 SNEA Agreement.

Updates were reported on the proposal to add HS baseball and softball, new big gym roof, repair and refinish of the big gym floor, and summer projects.

The Budget Hearing will be held on Friday, August 25, 2017 at 7:30 a.m.  The next regular meeting will be Monday, September 11, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.  The Board will meet with PCC Trustees at 6:00 before the meeting.