Griffith Public Schools

Griffith Public Schools w P.O. Box 749 w Griffith, Indiana 46319 w (219) 924-4250

Board of School Trustees

Regular Board Meeting 

Date:  Thursday, March 9, 2017   Time: 7:00 P.M.

Location: Griffith High School LGI Room

600 N. Wiggs St.



This meeting is a meeting of the School Board in public for the purpose of conducting the School Corporation's business and is not to be considered a public community meeting. There will be time for public participation as indicated under delegations and communications and audience participation on agenda items. The meeting site is fully accessible. Any person requiring further accommodation should contact the Superintendent, at the School Corporation's central office.

1.           Pledge of Allegiance

2.           Prayer

3.           Superintendent’s Update

4.           Delegations and/or Communications           

                      The Board of School Trustees is always interested in the public’s concerns, suggestions, and ideas and this portion of the Board’s agenda is to provide time for persons to address the Board as individuals or as groups.  Board members listen carefully to input, but the agenda is not established for a question and answer session.  Questions should be directed to the Superintendent’s Office (924-4250) for proper responses or appointments for follow-up.  Individual employees of the Board or representatives of employee organizations shall have utilized appropriate administrative procedures before making a request to address the Board.

5.     Reading and Approval of Minutes

7.         Finance & Operations

8.         Approval of:

              a. Regular Claims #22886 to # 30070

              b. Professional Leaves #1672 to #1682

              c. Fundraiser Approvals #56 to #61

              d. Extra-Curricular Expenses #47 to #56

e. Donations Received – 2017-5

9.           Other Business:

a.      Panther Spotlight

b.     Student Achievement

c.      Lighting Conversion Award Recommendation

d.     Board Reports

e.      Health and Science Textbook Adoption

f.       Overnight Trip Requests:

Pantherette IHSDTA State Dance Competition – 3/10/17 to 3/12/17, Fishers/New Castle Indiana

Varsity Baseball Team Tournament – 3/30/17 to 3/31/17, Whiteland Indiana

Construction Trades Class Skills USA State Competition – 4/21/17 to 4/22/17, Indianapolis –State Fair Grounds

 10.        Personnel Report

11.        Audience Participation (Agenda Items)

12.        Good of the Corporation

13.        Adjournment


NEXT MEETING April 13, 2017 @ 7:00 P.M.

Griffith High School LGI Room Enter at Door N

600 N. Wiggs St.