Area school boards to meet this evening


May 16th, 2011 by Ric Hanson

A trio of area school district board’s of education will meet this evening, in the KJAN listening area.

The Griswold School Board will meet in the Central Office Board Room at the Middle School/High School building, beginning at 5:30-p.m. On their agenda is an update from Estes Construction, a presentation by the Flippen Group, and discussion as well as action on: Ragbrai matters; Board Policies 402.1-403.2; an agreement with Iowa Western Community College on concurrent courses; vehicle bids; and the 1-to-1 Computer Initiative.

Members of the Elk Horn-Kimballton Board of Education will gather in the Family & Consumer Science Room at the High School in Elk Horn at 7-p.m. On their agenda this evening, is action on: resignations, including early retirement for a Special Education teacher; the Heritage Path donation to the Danish Immigrant Museum; approval of a 28-E agreement with the Iowa Association of School Boards/Iowa State Education Association; approval of the sharing of a Business Manager with Exira; as well as approval of parking lot bids, staff- and support staff- contracts, and a concurrent enrollment agreement with IWCC.

And, the Anita School District’s Board of Education will meet at 7:30-pm., in the media center at the CAM High School. The board will discuss contracts, a resignation and out of state travel requests.