Posted April 24, 2017
The Plymouth School District Board of Education met at 7 p.m. April 18, 2017 in the Plymouth High School Amphitheatre.
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The board heard a report on the Plymouth High School Formula High School Team. PHS Tech Club students Tyler Luedtke, Logan Kulow and Nathan Francis (with the support of PHS technology education teachers Beau Biller, Greg Gritt, Ken Odekirk, and Jake Sherman) presented their Formula High School Car, which they built last year. This year they are adding a second car to provide even more students with design and race experience. The team will participate in an event at Road America on May 15 and 16.
The board approved the retirement requests of:
The board approved the resignations of:
The board also learned of the following support staff changes:
The board approved travel requests from:
Board President Tim St. Clair issued the Oath of Office to Sally Isely and Jamie Gambrell, who were re-elected earlier this month.
Mr. St. Clair also announced the resignation of Pam Holzhaeuser and thanked her for her eight years of service to the board. “She has been a wonderful asset to this community,” he said.
Board members will discuss a timeline for filling the vacant position at an upcoming Committee of the Whole meeting, he said.
The board approved the revised policy 0130 By-Laws (Functions), which better explains the functions of a school board.
Summary prepared by Jamie Piontkowski, district coordinator of community communications