New Simpson Hill School District 32 Board of Education met Feb. 13.
Here is the minutes provided by the board:
MINUTES OF REGULAR BOARD MEETING OF FEBRUARY 13, 2020
President Hoffard called the regular board meeting of February 13, 2020, to order at 6:00PM.
Present were: Hoffard, Craig, Mize, Ross, Hill, and Widowski. Treat arrived at 6:25PM.
Administration present: Mr. Nighswander and Mrs. Armstrong
Motion by Craig seconded by Mize to approve the minutes of the 01-09-20 board meeting, carried.
Motion by Craig seconded by Mize to approve and make public record the closed session minutes of the 01-09-20 board meeting, carried.
Motion by Hill seconded by Widowski to approve the financial report as presented and payment of the bills as listed in the amount of $37,167., carried.
ADMINISTRATIVE REPORTS: Enrollment/Mobility; Calendar; Property Tax Relief Grant; Ms. Fritch Challenger Award
Motion by Mize seconded by Treat to open public hearing to receive public comment on the proposal concerning the intent of the board to sell $300,000 working cash bonds at 6:50PM, carried.
Motion by Mize seconded by Treat to adjourn public hearing at 7:00PM, carried.
Motion by Treat seconded by Widowski to accept the diesel price quote from Southern FS for the month of July 2020 through January 2021, carried.
Motion by Mize seconded by Craig to authorize the Superintendent to seek price quotes for supplies and services for the 2020-21 school year, carried.
Motion by Craig seconded by Mize to set tentative graduation date of May 12, 2020, carried.
Motion by Craig seconded by Widowski to convene to closed session at 7:19PM to discuss:
Appointment, employment, compensation, discipline, performance or dismissal of specific employee of the District or legal counsel for the District, including hearing testimony on a complaint lodged against an employee or against legal counsel for the District to determine its validity. 5 ILCS 120/2(c)(1) carried.
Motion by Widowski seconded by Ross to resume open session at 7:40PM, carried.
Motion by Treat seconded by Hill to accept the Superintendent evaluation as presented, carried.
Motion by Mize seconded by Treat to accept the Principal evaluation as presented, carried.
Motion by Widowski seconded by Hill to adjourn, carried.