April 25, 2013

posted Apr 30, 2013, 7:18 AM by Joel Parker



5765 East State Highway 294      Elkhart, Texas 75839

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April 25, 2013


A Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Slocum Independent School District was held on April 25, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. in the Board Room of the Slocum Independent School District at 5765 E. State Hwy 294, Elkhart, Texas.


The Board took the following actions:

·         Recognized the Gates Award winners for the fourth six weeks.

·         Recognized Slocum High School for being designated as a Title I Distinguished School.

·         Received reports and recommendations from the business manager, principals, and superintendent.

·         Received a report on delinquent taxes.

·         Approved the purchase of athletic and activity insurance for 2013-2014 school year.

·         Approved contract for the services of detection canines during the 2013-2014 school year.

·         Received first draft of board and superintendent annual goals.

·         Employed a part-time aide for technology program.

·         Approved faculty contracts for 2013-2014 school year.

·         Employed a principal to be assigned to the elementary school.

·         Approved the superintendent’s recommendations for student transfer requests..

·         Employed a part-time teacher.


The next meeting of the SISD Board of Trustees is May 16, 2013 at 7:00 p.m.