PRESCOTT SCHOOL BOARD
Members of the Prescott School Board are Erik Young, Sara Fletcher, Pam Stueckle, Eva Madrigal and Karen Tonne. With all present Thursday the board:
ENROLLMENT: Learned enrollment for January is 240 full time equivalent students, which is not changed from the previous month.
SOCCER: Discussed whether to offer fall soccer. The board is supportive of the program.
MASCOT: Reconfirmed that mascot is the Tigers when the W-P when games are played in Prescott, and the Cardinals when games are played in Waitsburg.
SNOW DAY: Learned March 12 is the make-up day for a snow day in December.
MEETINGS: Discussed whether to alternate board meetings between Vista Hermosa and Prescott. If it is decided to change, the board meeting schedule will be amended.
SHELTER: Approved use of school facilities as a mass shelter by the American National Red Cross. Unanimous.
SALARY: Voted to waive board salaries in 2010. Unanimous.
LEGISLATIVE REP: Appointed Erik Young as the board’s legislative representative. Unanimous.
PERSONNEL: Approved JP Thew’s contract for 2009-10. Thew returned to his job Jan. 4 from military leave. Also consider extracurricular spring contracts. Unanimous for all.
TRIP: Tabled consideration of trip proposed by class of 2010.
COMBINE: Decided to propose to the sports combine that former board member David Brock remain on the sports combine committee.
PEPSI: Approved Pepsi scoreboard contract. Unanimous.
APOLOGY: Voted to write letter of apology to the Prescott Education Association because the PEA representatives were not allowed to speak at the last meeting. Unanimous.