On the record – Champion

WHAT: Board of Education meeting Monday

PRESENT: Kelly Boyle, Jim Scher, David Mahan, Patricia Fisher and John Pitts

The board:

• Approved Andrea Tredent as the district’s director of technology for a 216 day-contract at $76,000. She had worked in the district this year through the Trumbull County Educational Service Center;

• Approved 99 seniors for graduation 4 p.m. May 18 at Packard Music Hall;

• Accepted $2,920 from the Mahoning Valley Community Foundation to the district’s enrichment fund for educational grants for teachers;

• Approved a three-year agreement with Julian and Grube Inc. at $4,500 for preparing basic financial statements in compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles;

• Recognized the high school robotics team for earning the “Entrepreneuer Award” at a competition in March in St. Louis;

• Held a recent dedication for the completed baseball field in memory of board member Larry Durch and a softball field in memory of board member Roger Samuelson;

• Approved May 22 as an early release day for students so staff can attend training;

• Rescheduled summer meetings from third to fourth Mondays with meetings set June 24 and July 22.