Area School Board meetings set for Monday


March 17th, 2019 by Ric Hanson

A few area school district Board of Education meetings are set to take place Monday evening…

The Griswold School Board meets at 5:30-p.m. in the Central Office, Middle/School High School Building. On their agenda is: a facilities update from KPE Architects/Estes Construction (as available), as well as approval of change orders; the first or second reading of various Board Policies; approval of…the 2019-2020 Budget, Mowing Bids, and Driver’s Ed fees. The Griswold School Board will also Discuss the purchase of a Driver’s Ed car, and decide what to do with regard to Snow Make-up days.

The Exira-Elk Horn-Kimballton School Board meeting will be held 6-p.m. Monday, in the Conference Room at the Elk Horn building. On their agenda is discussion/possible action, with regard to: The Wrestling Program and Sharing; Administration for the 2019-2020 School Year; Adoption of Multi-Jurisdictional Mitigation; A Budget Guarantee Resolution to Levy Property Tax for FY 2019-20 for the regular program budget adjustment; Approval of the 2019-20 Budget and action on setting a Public Hearing for 6-p.m. April 8th on the proposed 2019-20 Budget; discussion/action on a Personnel matter with regard to a Probationary Teacher, and other personnel matters.

In Anita, the CAM School Board will start their meeting in the High School Media Center, at 6:30-p.m., Monday. Among the discussion and/or action items on their agenda, is: The CAM Education Association’s (CAMEA) opening offer in Collective Bargaining; Approval of the 2019-2020 School Calendar; Consideration of bids for mowing, repair/replace of the gutters on the Massena building, and bids for a new school vehicle; as well as discussion with regard to the renewal of sharing agreements between the CAM and Nodaway Valley School Districts.

The Audubon School Board will meet 7-p.m. Monday in the Boardroom at the High School. On their agenda is a Special Session with regard to an Initial Bargaining Proposal from the Audubon Education Association, followed by regular business that includes: Action on the Initial Bargaining Proposal from the Audubon School Board; End of FY 2019 School/Snow Make-up days; Setting the date and time for a Public Hearing on the FY 2020 Budget as the April 10th Board meeting; and approve the sharing of a Transportation Director. The Board will also discuss an Emergency Management Plan, and hold an exempt session after the conclusion of regular business, for collective bargaining strategy.