The USD 415 Faculty Board met on Monday night, with Jerad Enneking and Angie Kreider of Rainbow Communications current to debate the corporate’s bid to interchange the district’s wiring and telephones.
The undertaking would come with three phases, starting in 12 months one with the Board Workplace and elementary college, as they’re already wired for the brand new web telephones and would require minimal work. Years two and three would contain fully rewiring the highschool and center college.
Whatever the board’s choice, the college’s will must be rewired for cellphone upgrades, as the present programs are out of inventory and out of guarantee. The brand new web cellphone system will successfully double the district’s month-to-month cellphone invoice as soon as all programs are updated. The Board determined to hunt bids for the upgrades as a matter of monetary accountability, however stated they’ve been happy with Rainbow’s service, and can greater than doubtless transfer ahead with the native bid except important financial savings can be found.
District Upkeep Coordinator Matt Cluck addressed the Board on district initiatives, noting that the bus lane on the elementary college needs to be accomplished on time. Cluck additionally famous that wiring on the auditorium lighting will start quickly, then might be adopted straight by the hanging of lights and focusing, and needs to be finished effectively earlier than the beginning of the college 12 months. Cluck additionally addressed the concrete work on the soccer discipline, saying that the work has been accomplished, and that the college’s parking heaps have additionally been sealed.
In different enterprise, the Board authorised the brand new Well being handbook, with the addition of a desk of contents and a bit on influenza, together with coverage updates from KASB. The Board additionally authorised the Consent Agenda, which included approving the procurement plan for the Youngster Diet Packages, set July 24th as a Particular Assembly to approve the 2019-20 funds for publication, in addition to accepting the resignations of Chris Vitt and Karl Kleiwer following the 2019-20 college 12 months, and the hiring of Brandon Lowe as assistant HMS soccer coach. After an Government Session, the Board additionally voted to rent Sharon Goering as FACS trainer at HHS.