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Board Briefs April 17, 2017

At the April 17, 2017 Board of Education meeting:
  • Cub Scouts from Elmwood Elementary School lead the Pledge of Allegiance. 
  • The Board recognized Jefferson Junior High School Mission Makers: Angeles Agripino, Iyanna Ashley, Kharlynae Scott, Spensir Stec, Jordan Westerman, and Doug Williams. The JJHS 8th grade students in Kris Campbell's Strategic Reading class were introduced to 20 Time (also known as Genius Hour) last September and have used these personal projects to improve their reading, writing, speaking, listening and research skills. 
  • District administration provided an update on Standards Based Reporting.
  • The Board approved: 
    • High school and District special education staffing
    • Hourly rates of pay updates
    • Policies: 7.90, 7.240, 7.80 and 7.250
    • Amendment to the Ombudsman contract
    • Renovations to NNHS locker rooms
    • Classroom additions at Elmwood Elementary School
    • LRC renovations at Steeple Run Elementary School
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