Hardin-Houston BOE approves personnel items

HOUSTON — Personnel items, along with two donations, were approved during the Feb. 25 Hardin-Houston Local School District Board of Education meeting.

The board employed Nicki Miller as a substitute bus driver, for the 2020-21 school year. They also approved the list of certified substitutes provided by the Midwest Regional Educational Service Center.

Rebekah New was given a one-year limited contract, as junior varsity softball coach. Dustin Meyer was hired as the district’s On the Bus Instructor (OBI).

Donna Long was employed as a teacher under the 21st Century Grant for the 2020-21 school year.

The board approved all treasurer recommendations, including a donation for the Chester McKinney Memorial Press Box Fund, for $1,000, and for the Board Scholarship Fund, in memory of Tim Long, for $50.

In other business, the board:

• Approved the 2021-22 school calendar.

• Approved the preschool education contract with the Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities for the 2021-22 and 2022-23 school years.

• Approved the service agreement with the Midwest Regional Educational Service Center for one–on-one aide services for the 2020-21 school year.

The next board meeting is scheduled for Monday, March 15, 2021, at 7 p.m. in the media center.