At its regular August 26 meeting, the Longview School Board of Directors-

  • Heard about two Star Polishers. Mark Morris student Simon St. Martin says Mr. Kloke is his Star Polisher. Simon said, “Mr. Kloke is pushing me beyond what I thought I could do.”  R.A. Long student Jaylene Dickerson says Mrs. Grady is her Star Polisher. Jaylene said, “Mrs. Grady helped me to be determined and look on the bright side, which is very helpful.”
  • The Superintendent reported the Strategic Plan Review Committee is taking applications for citizen positions.
  • One citizen addressed the board to applaud Dan Zorn’s bond presentation to the Discovery Club. Another appreciated the growth of participants in the R.A. Long track club and the recently held midnight jamboree.
  • Heard a dual credit completion report.
  • Approved a cooperative between Mark Morris and RA Long for coaching girls’ swimming.
  • Approved a cooperative between Castle Rock H.S. and RA Long for coaching boys’ golf.
  • Adopted Resolution 774 –  2019-20 final budget and four-year budget plan.
  • Approved Policy 6100 regarding revenues from local, state and federal sources. (second reading)
  • Suspended Procedure 6100 due to redundancy.
  • Heard various informational items.