April 29, 2013 Minutes

BARR-REEVE COMMUNITY SCHOOLS, INC.
SPECIAL BOARD MEETING MINUTES 
APRIL 29, 2013

THE BARR-REEVE BOARD OF EDUCATION MET IN SPECIAL SESSION ON MONDAY, APRIL 29, 2013 AT 7:00 P.M. AT THE BEREA MENNONITE CHURCH.  BOARD MEMBERS GALEN GRABER, SCOTT LOTTES AND JOE CUMMINGS WERE PRESENT. ALSO PRESENT WERE THE SUPERINTENDENT TRAVIS MADISON AND THOSE LISTED ON THE ATTACHED SIGN-IN SHEET.

TRAVIS MADISON CALLED THE MEETING TO ORDER.

SUPERINTENDENT TRAVIS MADISON GAVE A PRESENTATION TO THE BOARD AND ALL THAT WERE PRESENT. HE DISCUSSED INDIANA SCHOOL ACCOUNTING AND WENT OVER THE PRIMARY FUNDS AND HOW EACH GETS THEIR INCOME AND WHAT EACH ONE IS SPENT ON. HE ALSO DISCUSSED WHERE OUR SCHOOL GETS ITS MONEY AND HOW IT IS SPENT. MR MADISON POINTED OUT SOME NEGATIVE IMPACTS TO OUR REVENUE AND SHOWED US HOW SOME OF OUR SCHOOL FUNDING FROM THE STATE IS DETERMINED. SUPERINTENDENT MADISON ALSO WENT OVER THE AREA SCHOOL TAX RATES AND WE WERE THE 3RD LOWEST IN OUR AREA IN 2012. TRAVIS MADISON ALSO WENT OVER SOME IMPORTANT POINTS OF EMPHASIS AND HOW THE QUESTION WILL BE WORDED ON THE BALLOT.

AFTER THE PRESENTATION, SUPERINTENDENT TRAVIS MADISON OPENED THE MEETING FOR QUESTIONS. THERE WERE SEVERAL THAT ASKED QUESTIONS. THEY WERE: LOUIS KAVANAUGH, MICHELE QUINN, KEVIN HART, JOYCE KIM-ROHRER & LARRY WILSON. THE BOARD MEMBERS EACH GAVE A STATEMENT.

THE NEXT SPECIAL BOARD MEETING WILL BE HELD ON APRIL 30, 2013 AT THE ALFORDSVILLE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH.

THE NEXT REGULARLY SCHEDULED MEETING WILL BE HELD ON MAY 14, 2013.

THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS, TRAVIS MADISON STATED HE WOULD ENTERTAIN A MOTION TO ADJOURN.  SCOTT LOTTES MADE A MOTION TO ADJOURN THE MEETING AND GALEN GRABER SECONDED THE MOTION.  MOTION CARRIED AND MEETING WAS ADJOURNED.

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