Board members are Sara Fletcher, Eva Madrigal, Karen Tonne, Mark Hauck and Erik Young. With Madrigal and Tonne absent Monday, the board:
COMMUNICATION: Discussed implementing a mass text system to communicate with parents. District staff are looking at two different companies and working on a cost estimate.
BOARD WORKSHOP: Set Jan. 17 as tentative date for school board workshop.
COACHING: Accepted hire of basketball coach and resignation of baseball coach.
GRANTS: Approved Title I and Learning Assistance Program federal grant amounts.
LEVY: Approved placing a $615,000 maintenance and operations levy on February ballot, which would tax property at a rate of approximately $2.33 per $1,000 of assessed value. The levy would replace an expiring levy which has a current tax rate of $2.39 per $1,000 of assessed value.
CAPITAL PROJECTS: Approved expenditure not to exceed $2,000 to build a trophy case.
DONATIONS: Approved donation of $1,500 from AgriNorthwest and approximately $300 from Booster Club to buy a line sprayer for the soccer field.