Members of the Touchet School District board are Jody Kromm, Robert Schaeffer, Mandy Thompson, Michael McCubbins and Darren Goble. With Schaeffer and McCubbins absent Thursday, the board:
Work Session: Held special work session to discuss study and survey results from BLRB Architects.
Contracts: Approved contract with ESD 123 for special services. Also, approved supplemental contract with ESD 123 for technology services. Both unanimous.
Athletic Contracts: Approved contracts with high school girls’ basketball coach Malissa McKeown and middle school boys’ basketball coach Chris Long. Unanimous.
Superintendent’s Report: Heard reports on enrollment, Walla Walla County treasurer’s report, budget status, facility renovation project, professional development book, WIAA waiver process, website development, school improvement plan and high school baseball coach resignation.
Reports: Heard report from maintenance and transportation manager.
Architect Study: Approved resolution accepting architect study and survey results. Unanimous.
ASB: Approved ASB activities and fundraisers. Also, approved ASB home game gate admission prices. Unanimous.
Board Meetings: Approved policy changing board meeting time to 6:30 p.m. Unanimous.
School Improvement: Approve school improvement plan for 2012to 2013. Unanimous.
School Mascot: Approved maintaining Touchet School District mascot: “Indians.” Unanimous.
Athletic Waiver: Declined to request athletic waiver from WIAA to “move up” in 2B sports.
WSSDA Conference: Announced that board members are all invited to WSSDA conference Nov. 14-17 in Spokane.