"At The Board" March 24, 2015











? Board Member, Beverley Scroggins presented Board of Education Member Mr. Ron Dillard with a plaque for recognition of his 21 years of service to the Granite City Community Unit School District #9 students and community.


? Board Member Beverley Scroggins presented GCHS Debate students Alex Lee and Andrew Grote for winning the Greater Illinois Tournament in Lincoln-Douglas Debate which qualified them for the National Forensic League National Speech and Debate National Tournament.


? Approved the Minutes of the Regular Meeting of the Board of Education held on March 10, 2015.


? Approved the following consent agenda items:


? Treasurer’s Report




1. Treasurer’s Report for February 2015; (788)



? Bill List




2. Bill List from March 18, 2015; (789 & B1-B36)



? Bids




1. HLS Fire Systems Bid; (790)



? Field Trips




1. Science Club Camping Trip; (790)



? Requests From Various Organizations; (791)




1. Granite City Braves Football Club


2. Operation KidSafe


3. Tree-House Productions; (use of facilities)


4. Calvary Baptist Church


5. Kingdom Adventure Summer Program



? Approved the following Leaves of Absence:




Name Position Reason Effective


Emanuel Brooks Teacher Aide/High School Deduct 03/30/2015 – 04/02/2015


Emily Johns Teacher Aide/Grigsby Medical 03/13/2015 – 04/20/2015



Lynn Lanham 5th Grade/Grigsby Medical 03/24/2015 – 03/27/2015


? Approved the following extensions to Leaves of Absence:




Name Position Reason Effective


Elaine Streicher Cafeteria/Wilson Medical 01/12/2015 – 05/31/2015



? Accepted the following Extra-Curricular Resignations:




Name Position


Jamie Mihu Head Football and Basketball Cheerleading Coach/GCHS



? Accepted the following Extra-Curricular Volunteers:




Name Assignment


Willie Argo Baseball/GCHS



? Approved the following Certified and Classified Substitutes for the 2014-2015 school year:







Aaron Brashears






? Approved the renewal of our contract with NSN Employer Services for the 2015-2016 school year.


? Adopted the resolution for the transfer of monies from the O & M Fund to the Debt Service Fund.


? Approved the distribution of summer youth bus passes to students at GIS, CJHS, and GCHS from MCT.


? Approved the request for CJHS Summer School from June 8 – July 3, 2015, at cost of $150.00 per student.


? Approved the request to purchase items for the Career and Tech Education Programs that will be covered 100% by Federal Perkins and State CTEI grant funds.


? Approved the annual license renewal of Skyward Student Information System for 2015-2016 school year.


? Approved the annual support contract for our VMWare licensing for the 2015-2016 school year.






? Reviewed the following:


? Freedom of Information Act Report.


? Expelled one GCHS student for infractions of the student "Code of Conduct" with services, per the administrations recommendations.


? Approved the Executive Session Minutes of the Regular Meeting of the Board of Education held on March 10, 2015.


Posted Date:3/26/2015