December 13, 2021
The HS recognized two band students. Jamison Thornton-Wright a Baritone Saxophone player, who advanced to All-Region Jazz Band and Mya Perez a Piano player, who placed in the All Region Orchestra, advanced to Area Orchestra, and recorded for All State Orchestra.
The Athletic Department recognized Coach Webb, Coach Graumann, Coach Robinette, Coach Hicks and the Varsity Volleyball team for their 2021 season accomplishments. They finished the season with an overall record of 27-14 and were crowned Bi-District Champions and Area Finalist. Players honored were Kinzie Smith, Emily Hardee, Allison Walton, Bethanie Durant, Dru Hawkins, Bre Montemayor, Andee Stamper, Kadee Frantz, Brooke Hood, Lexi Gunter, Heidi Hillman, Morgan Walton, McKenzie Schuck, and Royal Cumby. The Athletic Department also recognized Ashley Nickerson and Reagan Smith who signed their letter of intent to play softball with Eastern New Mexico University and UTSA respectively. Bailey Williams signed with St. Edwards University to play soccer.
The District recognized 5th grader Brooklynn Hardy as the elementary spotlight student of the month and 12th grader Jacob Requenez as the secondary spotlight student of the month. SFHS Assistant Band Director, Max Phillips was recognized as the spotlight staff member of the month and Kaylene Jones from Barnett Elementary was the spotlight substitute of the month.
City of Santa Fe Mayor, Jason Tabor presented a proclamation recognizing the month of January as School Board Recognition month.
Employees of the month for December were: Mandie Hill, Barnett Elem.; Riley Moss, Kubacak Elem.; Tony Meiser, RJW; Julie Astin, SFJH; Matthew Seese, SFHS; Shannon Tschoerner, Transp.; Bradley Baugh, M&O; Margarita Hernandez, Custodial; Teresa Hammock, Nutrition Services,; Deani Quick, Admin.; Amador Briones, Police Department.
Mr. Atkins updated the Board on projects in the District. He also shared that Centerpoint Energy donated 10 trees to the District. Mr. Norman graciously used his tractor to plant 5 trees at Kubacak Elementary and 5 trees at RJW Elementary.
Mrs. Ross updated the Board on the Fall interim scores
Accounts Payable $590,931.52
Budget Amendment #3
General Merchandising and Fast Food Bid Awards
Approved the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Cody Stephens, Go Big or Go Home Memorial Foundation for electrocardiogram cardiac screening.
Approved the District Print Shop copiers & services with Xerox Southwest Business Solutions for 36 months at a lease price of $1,976.97 per month which equals $23,723.64 annually and $.0033, $.0065, and $.03 per copy cost at a total amount not to exceed $24,536.14.
Approved the College Connections Program Agreement with College of the Mainland for the 2021-2022 and 2022-2023 school years.
Approved the Dual Credit Partnership Agreement with College of the Mainland for the 2021-2022 through the 2025-2026 school years.