Nevada School District #1

 School Board Meeting

November 20, 2014

6:30 p.m.


1.       The meeting was called to order by President Jerry Bishop.

2.      The invocation was given by Jerry Bishop.

3.      The pledge of allegiance was observed.

4.      Members present were:  President, Jerry Bishop; Secretary, Todd Brown; Members, Jeremy Casey and Brandon Rhodes.  Members absent were:  Nelwyn Almand, Vice President.

5.      The minutes of the October 30, 2014 meeting were approved as read.

6.      There were no requests for audiences with individuals or groups.

7.      There were no resolutions to consider.

8.      Report was given by Mr. McAfee stating that the Department of Career Education was on site today to review our vocational classes.  We had a very good review and did not receive any citations.  Old Business:  none to discuss.

9.      New Business:

a.       Financial Statements for period ending October 31, 2014 were reviewed.

b.      It was moved by Casey and 2nd by Brown to approve payment of the October warrants.  Yeas 4 Nays 0.  Motion approved.

c.       The incentive money from the State for the Stephens consolidation that was to be paid in November will be paid in February.

d.      It was recommended by the Superintendent that a one-time bonus be given to employees for their hard work and dedication.  It was motioned by Rhodes and 2nd by Casey to pay a one-time bonus of $400.00 to employees for the 2014-15 School Year.   Yeas 4 Nays 0.  Motion approved.

10.  There were no personnel issues to be discussed.

11.  Announcements:  The Thanksgiving Holiday break will begin next Tuesday with school dismissing at 1:30 p.m. and there will be no school Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday.  Monday, November 24, 2014 the Bluejays will take on Genoa Central at Genoa, this game is not on the pre printed schedule it is an extra game.  Semester tests will be the week before we are released for Christmas vacation.  The next Board Meeting was scheduled for December 18, 2014 at 7 p.m.

12.  Adjourn:  Motion was made to adjourn by Brown and 2nd by Rhodes.  Meeting was adjourned at 6:53 p.m.





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Jerry Bishop, President                                     Todd Brown, Secretary