Notes from the Sept. 12 board meeting

Read about actions taken at the Sept. 12 school board meeting. Find out more by visiting Pattonville's BoardDocs website.

Board Actions

The board of education on Sept. 12:

  • Heard a Prop S update on current construction work; view the presentation;
  • Heard an update on Comprehensive School Improvement Plan (CSIP) work at the Pattonville Early Childhood Center and Parkwood and Willow Brook elementary schools; view the presentation;
  • Heard about the district’s professional development plan; view the presentation;
  • Approved paying $6,245,529.41 for regular bills;
  • Approved, subject to audit, the financial statements for August 2023;
  • Approved paying $221,967.17, for purchases made on Pattonville’s purchasing cards, which earned the district a rebate of 1% (or $2,219.67);
  • Approved paying $2,567.50 to Tueth, Keeney, Cooper, Mohan & Jackstadt for legal services;
  • Readopted a resolution declaring the month of October 2023 as Disability History and Awareness Month in the Pattonville School District; read the resolution;
  • Approved the license for use of greenhouse No. 1 with Champ Landfill Company, LLC.; and
  • Approved the contract with Ceso for district’s website redesign project.

New Hires

  • Madisen Carr, clerk, Holman
  • Allison Collins, administrative assistant, Learning Center in the superintendent’s office and community relations
  • Kara Corson, paraprofessional, early childhood
  • Pamela Davis, paraprofessional, Willow Brook
  • Taylor Donato, permanent sub, Pattonville Heights
  • Marilyn Eason, custodian, Rose Acres
  • Robin Edens, paraprofessional, Remington
  • Robin Fazing, English learner paraprofessional, Pattonville Heights
  • Anita Gillespie, clerk, Drummond
  • Gelila Haile, paraprofessional, early childhood
  • Kendress Hughes, lead district nurse, Learning Center in student services
  • Crystal Hulsey, bus driver, transportation
  • Kim Hutchison, paraprofessional, Rose Acres
  • Emily Kemlage, math teacher, Holman
  • Colleen Meehan, school nurse floater, districtwide
  • Meshell Michaelis, paraprofessional, early childhood
  • Melissa Morgan, reading/math paraprofessional, Parkwood
  • Kalen Ponche-Ciszewski, paraprofessional, early childhood
  • Sarah Scott, paraprofessional, early childhood
  • Margaret Seely, paraprofessional, early childhood
  • Steven Smith II, permanent sub, high school
  • Sherisse White, bus driver, transportation