Monday, April 17 at 7:00pm

Board Office Conference Room

RECORD OF PROCEEDINGS: Minutes of the PIONEER CAREER AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING
HELD: Monday, April 17, 2017, 7:00 pm
Board of Education Conference Room

  1. 1

    ROLL CALL

    Mr. Douglas Theaker, Board President

    Minutes

    Approved

    VoterYesNoAbstaining
    Mr. Tom Clutter, Board MemberX  
    Mrs. Mary Dixon, Board MemberX  
    Mrs. Mary Jean Theaker, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Dennis Long, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Mike Grady, Board Member   
    Dr. Paul Johnson, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Royden Smith, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Richard Prater, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Douglas Theaker, Board MemberX  
    Margie Prater, Board memberX  
    Mr. Bill Hope, Board MemberX  
  2. 2

    PLEDGE TO THE FLAG

    Mr. Douglas Theaker, Board President

  3. 3

    MOMENT OF SILENCE

    Mr. Douglas Theaker, Board President

  4. 4

    CONSENT AGENDA

    Mr. Douglas Theaker, Board President

    Minutes

    Approved

    Motioned: Mr. Richard Prater, Board Member

    Seconded: Mrs. Mary Jean Theaker, Board Member

    VoterYesNoAbstaining
    Mr. Tom Clutter, Board MemberX  
    Mrs. Mary Dixon, Board MemberX  
    Mrs. Mary Jean Theaker, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Dennis Long, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Mike Grady, Board Member   
    Dr. Paul Johnson, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Royden Smith, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Richard Prater, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Douglas Theaker, Board MemberX  
    Margie Prater, Board memberX  
    Mr. Bill Hope, Board MemberX  
    1. 4.1

      Approval of March 2017 Minutes

      Mr. Douglas Theaker, Board President

    2. 4.2

      APPROVE APPOINTMENT TO CRAWFORD COUNTY TAX INCENTIVE REVIEW

      Mr. Douglas Theaker, Board President

      Recommendation that Gregroy D. Nickoli be appointed the representative for tthe Crawford County Tax Incentive Review Council for 2017.

    3. 4.3

      APPROVE MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING FOR BUCYRUS SATELLITE ENGINEERING PROGRAM

      Mr. Douglas Theaker, Board President

      Recommendation of Superintendent Gregory D. Nickoli that the Memorandum of Understanding for the Bucyrus Satellite Engineering Program be approved.

    4. 4.4

      APPROVE MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH NORTHMOR LOCAL SCHOOLS FOR ADULT EDUCATION PROGRAM

      Mr. Douglas Theaker, Board President

      Recommendation of Superintendent Gregory D. Nickoli that the Memorandum of Understanding with Northmor Local Schools for use of their Vo-Ag Shop for Adult Diploma Welding program be approved.

    5. 4.5

      ADOPT RESOLUTION OF RECOGNITION OF BYRON CARMEAN AWARD WINNER

      Mr. Douglas Theaker, Board President

    6. 4.6

      ADOPT RESOLUTION FOR STAFF APPRECIATION WEEK

      Mr. Douglas Theaker, Board President

    7. 4.7

      APPROVE CHANGES TO HOURLY PAY SCHEDULE FOR EMPLOYEES NOT COVERED BY MASTER AGREEMENT

      Mr. Douglas Theaker, Board President

      Recommendation of Superintendent Gregory D. Nickoli that the changes be approved to the Hourly Pay Schedule for employees not covered by the Master Agreement.

    8. 4.8

      ACCEPT DONATIONS

      Mr. Douglas Theaker, Board President

      Recommendation of Superintendent Gregory D. Nickoli that the following donations be accepted:

      • Vince Brock, Lloyd Rebar Co., Shelby; generous donation of 20' of 6" schedule 40 pipe with an estimated value of $246.  This donation will be used in both our High School and Adult Education Welding Career Technical programs.
      • Rene' Burtscher, Shelby; generous monetary donation of $50.  This donation will be donated to the Robert Janca Scholarship fund ($25) and Jaycob D. Pearson Scholarship fund ($25).  These scholarships area awarded annually to Pioneer seniors.
      • Fazoli's, Mansfield; generious monetary donation of $100 to the BPA National Contest fund. This donation will go towards student costs to attend the BPA National Contest in Orlando, FL.
      • Phil Johnson, Bellville; generous monetary donation of $20 to BPA National Contest fund.  This donation will go towards student costs to attend BPA National Contest in Orlando, FL.
      • Lindsay Neumann, Mansfield; generous monetary donation of $20 to BPA National Contest fund.  This donation will go towards students costs to attend BPA National Contest in Orlando, FL.
      • Kenneth & Rebecca Nichols, Ashland; generous monetary donation of $50 to the Robert Janca Scholarship fund.  This fund is used for annual student scholarships at Pioneer.
      • Central Ohio Plumbing, Heating & Cooling, LLC, Mansfield; generous monetary donation of $500 for sponsorship of the 2017 Community Day.
      • Bob Dow, Shelby; generous monetary donation of $100 to the Auto Tech Level One Program for detailing of cars.  
      • Rick Hunt Trucking, LLC, Lucas; generous monetary donation of $500 sponsorship of the 2017 Community Day.
      • 1ST, Ohio, Inc., Lexington; generous monetary donation of $500 sponsorship of the 2017 Community Day.
      • NAPA, Bucyrus, OH; generous monetary donation to the Col. Crawford FFA.  This generous donation will be used for student activities of the Col. Crawford FFA.
      • Randy & Donita Perry, Mansfield; generous monetary donation of $50 to the Robert Janca Scholarship fund.  This scholarship is awarded annually to a Pioneer senior.
      • ZARA Construction, Inc., Mansfield; generous monetary donation of $500 sponsorship of the 2017 Community Day.
    9. 4.9

      APPROVE STUDENT PARTICIPATION IN COMPETITIVE EVENTS

      Mr. Douglas Theaker, Board President

      Recommendation of Superintendent Gregory D. Nickoli that the following students be approved for participation in student competitive events:

      DECA International Career Development Conference, Anaheim, CA, April 26-30, 2017

      • BUCYRUS HS MEDIA COMMUNICATION STUDENTS:  Brianna Predieri, Bailey Plumley and Brooklyn Spears. 
      • BUCYRUS HS MARKETING EDUCATION STUDENTS:  Jo Metz and Celina Kelley.
      • CHAPERONES:  Jeff Funigiello, Media Communications Instructor/DECA Advisor and Ashley Severt, Marketing Education Instructor/DECA Advisor.

      BPA NATIONAL SKILLS COMPETITION, Orlando, FL; May 10-14, 2017

      • JR WEB PAGE DESIGN STUDENTS: Hannah Hawkins, Shelby HS; and Ashley Verax, ECOT.
      • CHAPERONES:  Marianne Ritche, Web Page Design Instructor

      LUCAS FFA STATE CONVENTION, Columbus, OH; May 4-5, 2017

      • LUCAS HS FFA STUDENTS: Alexis Swainhart, Taylor Zody, Kennedy Page, Candace Carroll, Ashley Robertson and Sydney Whitesel.
      • CHAPERONES:  Christina Tilton and Ken Wolf, Ag Instructor/FFA Advisor

      LUCAS FCCLA/FFA CEDAR POINT TRIP, Sandusky, OH, May 19-20, 2017

      • LUCAS FCCLA & FFA STUDENTS: Brian Sauder, Noah Krupa, Jacob Robertson, Jordan Thomas, Mica McKenna, Trinity Kinnard, Jessica Reznik, Brookly Herrick, Ziya Greer, Lexi Barnett, Ashley Robertson and Kennedy Page.  
      • CHAPERONES:  Ken Wolf, Ag Instructor/FFA Advisor and Maleesa Warner, FCS Instructor/FCCLA Advisor
  5. 5

    FINANCIAL REPORT

    Linda Schumacher, Treasurer

    Minutes

    Approved

    Motioned: Mr. Richard Prater, Board Member

    Seconded: Mr. Dennis Long, Board Member

    VoterYesNoAbstaining
    Mr. Tom Clutter, Board MemberX  
    Mrs. Mary Dixon, Board MemberX  
    Mrs. Mary Jean Theaker, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Dennis Long, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Mike Grady, Board Member   
    Dr. Paul Johnson, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Royden Smith, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Richard Prater, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Douglas Theaker, Board MemberX  
    Margie Prater, Board memberX  
    Mr. Bill Hope, Board MemberX  
  6. 6

    RECOGNITION OF GUESTS

    Gregory D. Nickoli, Superintendent

  7. 7

    PRESENTATION

    Dena Kirby, Supervisor

    Crystal Escalera, Laurie Easler, Dan Dornbirer and Randy Endsley; School Counselors

     

  8. 8

    EAP REPRESENTATIVE

    Ms. Sandra Grau, EAP President

  9. 9

    PUBLIC INPUT

    Gregory D. Nickoli, Superintendent

    Board Policy Section 0164

  10. 10

    CORRESPONDENCE

    Gregory D. Nickoli, Superintendent

  11. 11

    REPORT ON 2016-2017 BOARD GOALS

    Kris Kowalski, Director of Operations, High School

  12. 12

    STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT REPORT

    Mrs. Mary Jean Theaker, Board Member

  13. 13

    LEGISLATIVE LIAISON REPORT

    Mrs. Mary Dixon, Board Member

  14. 14

    SUPERINTENDENT'S REPORT

    Gregory D. Nickoli, Superintendent

  15. 15

    PERSONNEL REPORT

    Mr. Douglas Theaker, Board President

    Recommendation of Superintendent Gregory D. Nickoli that the following personnel recommendations be approved:

    • Accept retirement resignation of Certificated personnel.
    • Approve employment of Certificated personnel.
    • Approve employment of Certificated/Classified Personnel - Contract/Salary Notices for 2017-2018
    • Approve supplemental contract of Certificated personnel.
    • Approve supplemental contract of Certificated personnel for Extended time/Professional Development
    • Approve stipend contracts of Certificated personnel.
    • Approve employment of Substitute instructors.
    • Approve employment of VLA Summer School Instructors.
    • Approve Bus Driver Inservice Stipends.
    • Approve employment of Classified personnel.
    • Approve employment of Summer Custodial personnel.
    • Approve Non-Renewal of Part-time Substitute Classified personnel.
    • Approve Non-Renewal of Part-time Adult Education personnel.
    • Approve employment of Adult Education Instructors.

    Minutes

    Approved

    Motioned: Mr. Richard Prater, Board Member

    Seconded: Mr. Bill Hope, Board Member

    VoterYesNoAbstaining
    Mr. Tom Clutter, Board MemberX  
    Mrs. Mary Dixon, Board MemberX  
    Mrs. Mary Jean Theaker, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Dennis Long, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Mike Grady, Board Member   
    Dr. Paul Johnson, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Royden Smith, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Richard Prater, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Douglas Theaker, Board MemberX  
    Margie Prater, Board memberX  
    Mr. Bill Hope, Board MemberX  
  16. 16

    ADJOURN MEETING

    Mr. Douglas Theaker, Board President

    Minutes

    Approved

    Motioned: Mr. Richard Prater, Board Member

    Seconded: Mrs. Mary Dixon, Board Member

    VoterYesNoAbstaining
    Mr. Tom Clutter, Board MemberX  
    Mrs. Mary Dixon, Board MemberX  
    Mrs. Mary Jean Theaker, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Dennis Long, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Mike Grady, Board Member   
    Dr. Paul Johnson, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Royden Smith, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Richard Prater, Board MemberX  
    Mr. Douglas Theaker, Board MemberX  
    Margie Prater, Board memberX  
    Mr. Bill Hope, Board MemberX  
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