Quick Notes from the Board Meeting
At the Board of Education meeting held on Thursday, November 13, 2014, the board:
• Honored the 28 students who earned the distinction of being National Merit Semifinalists, National Achievement Semifinalists, Commended, National Achievement Outstanding Participants and National Hispanic Scholars. Students honored are: Patrick Burke, Jacob Gasparich, Christian Geoppo, Brianna McKenna, Devin Werner, Kenichi Haynie, Mycala Smith, Ayodeji Olaleye, Ilani Walker, Rachel Alexander, Joshua Arvia, Joseph Brandt, Anthony Brattoli, Nicholas Cesario, John Christel, Simon Egner, Anna Gerdes, Natalie McCray, Morgan McInturff, Rachael Miller, Raymundo Muro-Barrios, Scott Pries, Nicholas Sabatini, Marc Veihl, Brandon Voss, Timothy Vyhnanek, Allison White and Daniel Zolecki,
• Approved the November 7, 2014 payroll in the amount of $2,684,760.78; approved the November 5, 2014 list of bills in the amount of $2,281,722.79.
• Heard the Buildings and Grounds Report that the irrigation systems have been fully winterized; the elevator and fire alarm inspections have been completed; and regular maintenance – both preventative and as-needed- continues at all facilities. All four high schools served as polling places and all went smoothly.
• Recognized the 21 members of the Lincoln-Way High School District faculty and staff who are United States Military Veterans. Veterans include: Eric Balluff, Jim Bolden, Joe Brown, Walt Bruckner, Kevin Dalton, Gary Henderson, Troy Knoblauch, Nancy Langosch, Frank Montoya, David Mulconrey, Jim Mundee, Ken Rafter, George Ramey, Roy Rusthoven, Dan Schliffka Jr., Charlie Schwer, Larry Smith, Dale Steen, Richard Taylor, Alvester Vaughn and John Wolf.