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2-19-2020 Board of Education Meeting Minutes

BUCHANAN COMMUNITY SCHOOLS, BERRIEN COUNTY, MICHIGAN                                                                                                                                                    FEBRUARY 19, 2020                       REGULAR MEETING                        BUCHANAN HIGH SCHOOL   CALL TO ORDER PRESIDENT: Dennis Wentworth opened the meeting at 6:01 pm ROLL CALL PRESENT: C. Lee, H. Burnett, R. Writer, S. Tobler, J. DeVlaminck, K. Laesch and D. Wentworth ABSENT:   None   OTHERS PRESENT : Timothy Donahue, Dr. Michael Lindley ADOPTION OF AGENDA   MOTION by R. Writer, SECONDED BY Member S. Tobler the agenda for the board meeting of February 19, 2020 be adopted as written.   ROLL CALL VOTE:  C. Lee, H. Burnett, R. Writer, S. Tobler, J. DeVlaminck, K. Laesch and D. Wentworth NAYS:  None     MOTION ADOPTED RECOGNITION […]

2-12-2020 Board of Education Special Meeting Minutes

BUCHANAN COMMUNITY SCHOOLS, BERRIEN COUNTY, MICHIGAN                                                                                                                                                    FEBRUARY 12, 2020             SPECIAL MEETING           BUCHANAN HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORIUM   CALL TO ORDER President: Dennis Wentworth opened the meeting at 5:34 pm ROLL CALL PRESENT: C. Lee, R. Writer, S. Tobler, J. DeVlaminck, and D. Wentworth ABSENT:   H. Burnett and K. Laesch (K. Laesch arrived at 5:40pm)     OTHERS PRESENT : Timothy Donahue ADOPTION OF AGENDA   MOTION by S. Tobler, SECONDED BY Member R. Writer the agenda for the Special Board Meeting of February 12th, 2020 be adopted as written.   ROLL CALL VOTE:  C. Lee, R. Writer, S. Tobler, J. DeVlaminck, and D. Wentworth NAYS:  […]

Notice of Special Board Meeting 2-12-2020

Notice of Special Meeting Meeting The Board of Trustees Buchanan Community Schools A Special Meeting meeting of the Board of Trustees of Buchanan Community Schools will be held February 12, 2020, beginning at 5:30 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 PRESIDENT We welcome you to a meeting of the Buchanan Community Schools Board of Education. All regular meetings have been posted on our district website, in our central office, and […]

1-29-2020 Board of Education Special Meeting Minutes

BUCHANAN COMMUNITY SCHOOLS, BERRIEN COUNTY, MICHIGAN                                                                                                                                                    JANUARY 29, 2020         SPECIAL MEETING           BUCHANAN HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORIUM   CALL TO ORDER President: Dennis Wentworth opened the meeting at 7:03 pm ROLL CALL PRESENT: C. Lee, H. Burnett, R. Writer, S. Tobler, J. DeVlaminck, K. Laesch and D. Wentworth ABSENT:   None.   OTHERS PRESENT : Timothy Donahue, Brian Pruett   ADOPTION OF AGENDA   MOTION by J. DeVlaminck, SECONDED BY Member R. Writer the agenda for the Special Board Meeting of January 29th, 2020 be adopted as written.   ROLL CALL VOTE:  C. Lee, H. Burnett, R. Writer, S. Tobler, J. DeVlaminck, K. Laesch and                            D. Wentworth NAYS:  None     MOTION UNANIMOUSLY  ADOPTED […]

1-20-2020 Board of Education Meeting Minutes

BUCHANAN COMMUNITY SCHOOLS, BERRIEN COUNTY, MICHIGAN                                                                                                                                                    JANUARY 20, 2020         REGULAR MEETING        BUCHANAN HIGH SCHOOL CALL TO ORDER PRESIDENT: Dennis Wentworth opened the meeting at 6:03 pm ROLL CALL PRESENT: C. Lee, R. Writer, S. Tobler, J. DeVlaminck, K. Laesch and D. Wentworth ABSENT:   H. Burnett   OTHERS PRESENT : Timothy Donahue ADOPTION OF AGENDA   MOTION by C. Lee, SECONDED BY Member S. Tobler the agenda for the board meeting of January 20, 2020 be adopted as written; with the following two changes being made: 1.       Move Board Policy adoption prior to item G. to give everyone 3 minutes to speak. 2.       Remove item I. XII. from the Agenda […]

12-16-2019 Board of Education Meeting Minutes

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 […]

Notice of Special Board Meeting 1-29-2020

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 29, 2020, beginning at 7:00 PM at Buchanan High School Boardroom. 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 PRESIDENT   We welcome you to a meeting of the Buchanan Community Schools Board of Education. All regular meetings have been posted on our district website, in our central office, […]

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 […]