ST. ANDREW SCHOOL COMMITTEE
GEORGE ALDER SMART ROOM
APRIL 16, 2014 – 7:00 P.M.
Members Present: Dr. Jeff Scherer Lauren Bandler
Shari Loback Jesse Wright
Cathy Gengler Dave Malisow
Members Absent: Fr. Jim Schuerman
Fr. Angel Anaya
The minutes of the March 13, 2014 meeting were approved.
Public Comment/Concern: None
Pastor’s Report: None
Principal’s Report: See handout.
Newsletter: Add a possible 2nd email address making newsletter more accessible. Tuition Payment Agreement to go out with newsletter the week of April 21st.
Middle School/Jr. High math teacher is needed.
Prayer Tree – parents may have the option to opt out.
Jesse Wright: Iowa test results – notice of results? Compare to Public-WKCE Test.
EZ CBM Testing – Started last year. If decided to continue with, parents need results.
Teachers Report: None
Finance Committee: Teacher’s portion of budget for contracts approved. $70,000.00 of budget under review by Finance Committee. Health insurance went down $4,000.00. Raising Walk-A-Thon amount up to $5,000.00.
Home & School Committee: Atomic clocks for every classroom paid for by Home & School Committee.
Athletics: Sports banquet will be held on April 30, 2014. Athletic Director search has begun.
Building & Grounds Committee: More wood chips are needed for playground. Work beginning on 3rd floor of school. Bid for parking lot resurface being reviewed.
Technology Committee: Grant for Pentair written for new server. Completed by Traci Dewey. Working on tech plan for next five years. Tour de Tech is set.
Old Business: Openings on School Committee for next school year to replace Shari Loback and Cathy Gengler.
New Business: Need to set June Meeting. Committee began review of By-Laws and job descriptions. Committee reviewed By-Laws at this session. Jesse Wright to make changes.
Closed Session – not necessary.
Meeting was adjourned at 9:07 p.m.