Month: December 2019

Notice of Special Board Meeting 1-14-2020

Notice of Special Meeting The Board of Trustees Buchanan Community Schools A Special meeting of the Board of Trustees of Buchanan Community Schools will be held January 14, 2020, beginning at 7:00 PM at Buchanan High School Auditorium. The subjects to be discussed or considered or upon which any formal action may be taken are as listed below. Items do not have to be taken in the order shown on this meeting notice. A. OPENING OF MEETING BY SUPERINTENDENT We welcome you to a reorganizational meeting of the Buchanan Community Schools Board of Education. All regular meetings have been posted on our district website, in our central office, and in […]

12-16-2019 Board of Education Meeting Minutes Draft

BUCHANAN COMMUNITY SCHOOLS, BERRIEN COUNTY, MICHIGAN                                                                                                                                                     DECEMBER 16, 2019                     REGULAR MEETING        BUCHANAN HIGH SCHOOL   CALL TO ORDER PRESIDENT: H. Burnett opened the meeting at 6:01 pm   ROLL CALL PRESENT: C. Lee, D. Wentworth, R. Writer, S. Tobler, K. Laesch, J. DeVlaminck, and H. Burnett ABSENT:   None.     OTHERS PRESENT : Timothy Donahue   ADOPTION OF AGENDA   MOTION by K. Laesch, SECONDED BY Member D. Wentworth the agenda for the regular meeting of December 16th, 2019 be adopted as written.   ROLL CALL VOTE:  C. Lee, D. Wentworth, R. Writer, S. Tobler, K. Laesch, J. DeVlaminck, and H. Burnett. NAYS:  None     MOTION  ADOPTED   RECOGNITION […]

Strategic Planning Retreat Information

Strategic Planning Retreat   Following up from Mr. Mark Dobias’ prior Strategic Planning Input Session, the district is seeking interested staff members from all of our employee groups to join in an intensive full day endeavor, along with Mr. Dobias, on Monday, January 20th, 2019.  The district is looking to assemble a team of approximately 25 representatives from the Board, faculty, administration, staff, community members and students. If you are interested in being selected for this retreat, please complete the information in the google form in the link below by December 18th! https://forms.gle/cpsG4Kzhx1YVYdGq9 Topics planned for the retreat include reviewing and renewing our mission, vision and beliefs statements, identifying key […]

11-26-2019 Board of Education Special Meeting Minutes

BUCHANAN COMMUNITY SCHOOLS, BERRIEN COUNTY, MICHIGAN                                                                                                                                                    NOVEMBER 26, 2019           SPECIAL MEETING           BUCHANAN HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORIUM   CALL TO ORDER President: H. Burnett opened the meeting at 6:30 pm.   ROLL CALL PRESENT: C. Lee, D. Wentworth, R. Writer, S. Tobler, K. Laesch, J. DeVlaminck, and H. Burnett   ABSENT: None.   OTHERS PRESENT : Timothy Donahue   ADOPTION OF AGENDA       MOTION BY Member D. Wentworth, SECONDED BY Member R. Writer the agenda for the Special Board Meeting of November 26th, 2019 be adopted as written.   ROLL CALL VOTE: C. Lee, D. Wentworth, R. Writer, S. Tobler, K. Laesch, J. DeVlaminck, and […]

11-20-2019 Board of Education Special Meeting Minutes

BUCHANAN COMMUNITY SCHOOLS, BERRIEN COUNTY, MICHIGAN                                                                                                                                                    NOVEMBER 20, 2019          SPECIAL MEETING           BUCHANAN HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORIUM   CALL TO ORDER President: H. Burnett opened the meeting at 5:35 pm.   ROLL CALL PRESENT: C. Lee, D. Wentworth, K. Laesch (left meeting at 6:20pm), R. Writer, J. DeVlaminck, S. Tobler and H. Burnett ABSENT: None.   OTHERS PRESENT : Timothy Donahue ADOPTION OF AGENDA       MOTION BY Member D. Wentworth, SECONDED BY Member K. Laesch the agenda for the Special Board Meeting of November 20th, 2019 be adopted as written.   ROLL CALL VOTE: C. Lee, D. Wentworth, R. Writer, S. Tobler, K. Laesch, J. […]