School District 158 Board Agenda 6/16/21

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District 158
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District 158 Board regular meeting – June 16, 7:00 p.m.

LANSING, Ill. (June 15, 2021) – The June 16 meeting of the District 158 School Board begins at 7:00 p.m. The meeting will occur at Memorial Junior High School at 2721 Ridge Road in Lansing. Guests should enter the building through Door 19, and are encourage to wear a face mask. Socially-distanced seating will be available. The meeting may be watched virtually at the following link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85247685837

Agenda

  1. OPENING ITEMS
    • Note: The Board of Education reserves the right to make changes as deemed necessary
    • Pledge of Allegiance
    • Roll Call
    • Public participation
    • Board correspondence
  2. CONSENT AGENDA
    • Approval of Consent Agenda #1
    • May 19, 2021 District 158 Board of Education regular meeting
    • May 19, 2021 District 158 Board of Education meeting closed session
    • May 22, 2021 Committee of the Whole meeting
    • May 22, 2021 Committee of the Whole meeting closed session
    • June 8, 2021 Buildings & Grounds Committee meeting
    • Resignation of Oak Glen Special Education Teacher Maria Kruk effective June 2, 2021
    • Resignation of Reavis Third Grade Teacher Nicole Boss effective June 2, 2021
    • Resignation of District ESL Teacher Katie Chayhitz effective immediately
    • FMLA Oak Glen Paraprofessional Claudia Camarena effective August 16, 2021 to August 20, 2021
    • FMLA Coolidge Kindergarten Teacher Lauren Hanaway effective October 22, 2021 to February 2022
    • Approve the employment of Colleen Roth as Memorial Junior High School Seventh Grade ELA Teacher at a salary of $50,136.80 effective at the start of the 2021-2022 school year
    • Approve the employment of Riley McKinney as Memorial Junior High School Special Education Teacher at a salary of $46,540.00 effective at the start of the 2021-2022 school year
    • Prelist of invoices to be paid
    • End of Consent Agenda #1
  3. SUPERINTENDENT’S AGENDA
    • Freedom of Information Act
    • Superintendent Advisory Committee
    • Reopening Plan Update
    • Miscellaneous
  4. NEW BUSINESS
    • Junior High Math Textbook Adoption
    • Buildings & Grounds Committee Report
    • Approve the rejection of non-conforming bids from Chicago Heights Construction Co. and CMM Group, Inc. for Bid Package #8 Carpentry & General Construction, and Nelson Fire Protection, Inc. for Bid Package #19 Fire Protection, for the Lester Crawl Primary Center Renovation/Expansion Project
    • Action regarding Bid Packages #2-7, 9-14, 16-18, and 20-21 for Lester Crawl Primary Center Renovation/Expansion Project
    • Approve C.L.I.C. Insurance Cooperative for the District’s property, liability, and casualty insurance program, and district workers’ compensation insurance, effective July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2022
    • Approve A’viands Meals Contract Renewal Agreement for FY22 school year
  5. CLOSED SESSION
    • Closed session to consider information regarding the appointment, employment, compensation, discipline, performance, or dismissal of specific employees (5 ILCS 120/2(C)(1))
    • Possible action(s) following closed session regarding personnel
  6. CLOSING ITEMS
    • Miscellaneous items from Superintendent and School Board
    • Adjournment

Schedule and Open Meetings Act

District 158 meetings are scheduled for 7:00 p.m. on the third Wednesday of each month.

The Open Meetings Act requires that “An agenda for each regular meeting shall be posted at the principal office of the public body and at the location where the meeting is to be held at least 48 hours in advance of the holding of the meeting.” District 158 posts agendas and board packets in a folder on its website.

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