Area School Board meetings set to take place Monday (2/20/12)


February 18th, 2012 by Ric Hanson

A trio of area school board meetings are scheduled for Monday evening. The Griswold Community School District’s Board of Education will gather at 5:30-pm in the Central Office/Board room. Action items on their agenda include those pertaining to: Piper Jaffray Bonding (following an update on the matter); Sports lighting; a Budget Guarantee Resolution; Curriculum Planner; Bids for Chemical lawn application; Lawn mowing; and, the 2012-2013 School Calendar along with an Early Start approval. The Griswold School Board will also hold a closed session, at the end of New business, prior to adjournment.

The CAM School District’s Board of Education will meet at 7-p.m. Monday, in the Media Center at the CAM High School in Anita. Discussion and/or action items during their meeting include: an update from Snyder and Associates on the multi-purpose building; the 2010-2011 C & M Audit; the setting of a date and time for a public hearing on approval of an early start date for the 2012-2013 calendar; discussion on the budget; open enrollment applications, and resignations.

And, the Elk Horn-Kimballton School Board will meet Monday, in the Family and Consumer Science Room at the High School, in Elk Horn. During the board’s 7-p.m. session, they’ll discuss and/or act on: reorganization plans; board policies; the 2012-2013 school calendar; band uniforms; Whole Grade Sharing for IHSAA; a contract with the Cass County Educational Opportunity Center (EEOC) and, a sharing agreement with CAM.