November 26, 2018
Mr. Norman and Dr. Wall presented Mr. Rothermel and Mrs. Skufca with clocks and name plates as small tokens of appreciation for their many years of service to the District.
Kubacak Elementary recognized their Tribal Leaders Safety Patrol. These students make sure that all Kubacak students arrive and leave school safely. Those in attendance were: Ashton Butler, Isac Tomlinson, Jaidon Bray, Tyler Atkins, Carrigan Rose, Zakary Tilitzki, Sadie Childs, Rylee Moody, Robert Chapman, Mia Martinez, Linzie Ware, Cori Moore, Sophia Bordeaux, Skiilar Heston, Kara Curtner, Sydney Haviland, Sadie Howell, Mallory Richardson and Jack Martinez
Jr. High recognized teacher Brooke Carroll for participating in a seven week challenge with the Houston Texans. Mrs. Carroll submitted photos and classroom assignments as a part of the Houston Texans Stats Challenge. She was named teacher of the week for October 22nd and received a ball autographed by Texans Wide Receiver, Deandre Hopkins. Sixth grade student Madelynn Baldwin won the Texans Stat Challenge Essay contest. She was 1 of 10 winners, with over 1,000 essays submitted. Mrs. Carroll and Madelynn will each receive 2 tickets to the Texans game on Sunday, December 2. During the game, they will be recognized on the videoboard for competing in the stats challenge.
H.S. recognized 14 choir students who participated in the TMEA Region 17 All-Region concert in Texas City on November 10th. Those in attendance tonight were: Juan Rodriguez, Karson Kunz, Skyler Skillman, Payton Young and Laura Rogers
H.S. also recognized Dwayne “Cowboy” Martinez who has offered assistance by spearheading fundraising efforts to assist the campus and local law enforcement by providing equipment and resources. He was presented with a certificate of appreciation.
Employees of the month for November were: Amber Collins, RJW; Dede McLaughlin, Kubacak; Charissa Messinger, Jr. High; Jonathan Burns, H.S.; Billie Wright, Transportation; James Goolsby, Maintenance; Adalgisa Grullon, Custodial; Jenny Vanderhoef, Nutrition; Kari Kovacevich, Admin; Charles Layton, Police Dept.
Monthly Reports - Ms. Hanssard updated the board on staff attendance for the 1st nine weeks. The total district wide was 94.55%. The highest attendance went to RJW at 96.86%. Mr. Atkins updated the Board on current projects.
Ms. Junco updated the Board on the Quarterly Investment Report for the First Quarter.
Ms. Hanssard updated the Board on the Employee Retention Plan.
Mr. Watanabe with Cre8 Architects, updated the Board on the progress being made at the new William F. Barnett Elementary School.
Minutes for October 22, 2018
Accounts Payable $2,960,600.99
Budget Amendment #5
Waiver for modified schedule/state assessment testing days
Approved the financial audit report for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2018
Approved the interlocal purchasing agreement with New Caney ISD and the School Purchasing Alliance.
Approved the purchase of laptops as part of a lease/purchase program for employees.
Approved the Microsoft Licensing Agreement for 2018-2019.
Approved the elementary attendance areas as recommended by the committee.