and Deputy Jesse Sladky (School Resource Officer) to the Board. The Board officially welcomed them to North Bend Central Public Schools.
B. APPROVAL OF PRIOR MINUTES: The Board reviewed the minutes of the July 9, 2018 Board Meeting. President Wesely approved the minutes as presented.
C. APPROVAL OF BILLS: Motion (Peters), second (Bauer) to approve the August bills as follows: General Fund - $124,994.72; Payroll Fund - $484,520.33; General Reimbursement Fund – $110.50; Building Fund - $92,088.61. Motion Carried 5-0-1; Poessnecker absent.
D. CONSIDERATION OF AN INTERLOCAL AGREEMENT WITH DODGE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE AND LOGAN VIEW PUBLIC SCHOOLS FOR A SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICER FOR THE 2018-19 SCHOOL YEAR: Deputy Jesse Sladky addressed the Board regarding the agreement for a School Resource Officer at NBC. Motion (Bauer), second (Peters) to enter into an Interlocal Agreement with Dodge County Sheriff’s Office and Logan View Public Schools for a School Resource Officer (SRO) for the 2018-19 school year. Motion Carried 5-0-1; Poessnecker absent.
E. SUMMER PROJECTS UPDATE: Dr. Endorf discussed Summer Projects 2018 with the Board. Projects included the west tunnel wall at the elementary, water sprinklers for the football practice fields, re-plumbing the 2014 construction water heaters, flooring in the back hallway by the high school kitchen, parking lot line painting,
two new milk coolers, flushing the fire sprinkler lines at the elementary, and other small projects.
A. 2018-19 DISTRICT ENROLLMENT REPORT: Dr. Endorf informed the Board that there are 579
students in grades K-12 enrolled for the 2018-19 school year, with 26 students enrolled in Pre-School.
B. 2018-19 SCHOOL OPENING REPORT: Dr. Endorf shared the power point presentation presented to district employees on August 9th. The principals shared their opening day meetings with the Board as well.
C. NATIONAL BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL REPORT: Tessie Beaver informed the Board that North Bend Central Elementary is one of four Nebraska schools to be awarded a 2018 United States Department of Education National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence. A group picture will be taken of students and staff on the football field on Friday, August 17th. There will be an award ceremony held in Washington D.C. in November.
D. NASB PRE-CONFERENCE PRESENTATION REPORT: Dr. Endorf will make a presentation at the NASB State Pre-Conference in November on school safety and security in a rural school district.
E. 1 TO 1 COMPUTER IMPLEMENTATION REPORT: Brenda Petersen discussed the 1 to 1 computer implementation for the 2018-19 school year. Middle school (Grades 6-7) picked up their chromebooks on Thursday, August 9th. Grades 8-12 will collect their chromebooks or macbooks on Tuesday, August 14th.
F. LONG-TERM FACILITIES PLANNING REPORT: Dr. Endorf discussed potential projects at the elementary, including HVAC upgrades.
G. SPECIAL EDUCATION REPORT: Jennifer Karnatz addressed the Board regarding the Special Education Program at North Bend Central past and present. Inclusion is being utilized throughout the district, especially at the elementary level. The total number of students verified for special education has decreased by 48% since the 2009-2010 school year.
A CONSIDERATION OF HIRING PARAPROFESSIONALS: Motion (Bauer), second (Emanuel) to hire Melanie Derengowski and Katie Hillmer as paraprofessionals at North Bend Elementary. Motion Carried 5-0-1; Poessnecker absent.
B. CONSIDERATION OF HIRING CUSTODIAN/BUS DRIVER: Motion (Peters), second (Feurer) to hire Mitchel Buckley as custodian/bus driver at North Bend Central. Motion Carried 5-0-1; Poessnecker absent.
REMINDERS AND DATES:
A. NASB FALL MEMBERSHIP MEETING (Oct. 17): Dr. Endorf reported to the Board that the NASB