Monday, October 26, 2015

Professional Development 10/26/15

Having a fantastic day of Professional Development today at North Butler School! Special thank you to Mrs. Holm for setting up the day!

Started with conversation with the fantastic Kevin Honeycutt, and have certified Google trainer Andy Crozier in the building working on Google Apps and Google Docs with staff, Michelle Cowell from AEA 267 doing educational and technology sessions, and some of our staff proving leadership on technology areas where they have a strength.

Great Day to Be a Bearcat!

Friday, October 16, 2015

Board notes 10-15-15

Last evening the North Butler Board of Education took the following actions;

1. Discussed Board member orientation through IASB, the ISAB convention and the IASB delegate assembly.
2. Approved the Certified Annual Report (CAR).
3. Approved purchase of a new Chrysler 200 from Cooper Motors.
4. Approved raising substitute pay to $100/day and $120/day longterm.
5. Approved consortium agreement for Bremwood.
6. Approved resignations from Dylan Edeker, Cheryl Rogers, and Stacey DeGroote.
7. Approved contract extension for Mr. Foster.
8. Approved new substitutes.
Next Board Meeting is November 9, 6:30 PM in Allison

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

North Butler Board of Education Mtg-10-15-15

North Butler Community Schools
Board Meeting Thursday, October 15, 2015, 7:00 PM
North Butler High School - Media Center, Greene

1.     Call to Order
2.     Review and Approve Agenda
3.     Review and Approve Minutes from September 16, 2015
4.     Financial reports
5.     Public Items of Discussion
6.     Board Items of Discussion
a.     New Board Member Orientation
b.     Board Convention
c.     Delegate Assembly
7.     Approve Certified Annual Report (CAR)
8.     Discuss/Action on Vehicle purchase
9.     Discuss/Action on Substitute pay
10.  Approve Consortium Agreement for Bremwood
11.  Closed session-To evaluate the professional competency of an individual whose appointment, hiring, performance or discharge is being considered when necessary to prevent needless and irreparable injury to that individual’s reputation Iowa code 21.5 (i)
12.  Human Resources
A.    Resignations
B.    Contracts
C.    Subs
13.  Administrative Reports
14.  Adjournment

Next Meeting Monday November 9, 2015, 6:30 PM NB Elementary Media Center, Allison.

Friday, October 9, 2015

Open Positions

North Butler Schools has immediate openings for the following positions, all positions are open until filled:

2nd Cook at the HS building 5-5.5 hours per day
Part time evening custodian at the HS 4 hours per day
Special Education 1-1 Associate at the Elementary

Substitute and evening/weekend activity bus drivers –District will train and cover expenses for licensure.

Application available on District website and in all offices. Please contact Joel Foster, Superintendent with any questions, and submit application to Mandy Kampman, HR Director, 513 Birch St, Allison, IA 50602 or

October Board Meeting

Please note that the October board meeting has been moved to Thursday, October 15th at 7 PM at the HS.