Laclede County R-1
School Board

School Board Election

The Laclede County R-1 School District will accept declarations of candidacy from any interested individual in running for a position on the school board in the April 6, 2021 election. Persons interested may file at the Superintendent’s Office located at 726 West Jefferson, Conway, MO 65632. There are two positions available with three -year terms.


Filing will begin on Tuesday, December 15th, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. and will continue during the district’s business hours, which are Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Filing will not occur when the district office is closed. The office will be closed for Christmas break, December 21, 2020 through January 2, 2021, and reopening January 4th. The district office will also be closed any day that school is canceled for inclement weather. Filing will end on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.


Board President

Kevin Dampier

901 Blackjack Lane
Niangua, MO 65713
(417) 718-3499


Vice President

Norman Webster

13561 Nebraska Dr.
Conway, MO 65632


Andy Triplett

12329 Birch Road
Phillipsburg, MO 65722
(417) 650-1387


Courtney Ann Gunter

343 Jones Creek Rd.
Conway, MO 65632


Kathleen Atkinson-Williams

PO Box 102
Conway, MO 65632


Scott Anderson

15500 Hwy J
Conway, MO 65632


Crystal Peterson

11461 Cattail Rd.
Phillipsburg, MO 65722

LACLEDE COUNTY R-1 SCHOOLS
Board of Education Meeting

Proposed Agenda for General Session
Feb. 15, 2021 – 6:00 p.m.
High School Library



Scheduled board meetings:
Feb 15, 2021 - 6:00 pm
March 15, 2021- 6:00 pm
April 19, 2021 - 6:00 pm
May 17, 2021 - 6:00 pm
June 21, 2021 - 6:00 pm

LACLEDE COUNTY R-1 SCHOOLS
BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING

January 18, 2021 – 6:00 p.m.
High School Library

Call to Order/Roll Call: Board President Kevin Dampier called the meeting to order with all members present. Members are Courtney Gunter, Crystal Peterson, Norman Webster, Andy Triplett, Kathleen Atkinson-Williams, and Scott Anderson.

Pledge of Allegiance: All present united in repeating the Pledge of Allegiance.

Consent Agenda: Andy Triplett made a motion to approve the consent agenda; the motion received a second. A roll call vote followed with the motion carrying 6-0-1, with Kevin Dampier abstaining from the vote. Items approved include payment of 2020 bills, the December 2020 board meeting minutes, and the hiring of Vickie Cunningham (paraprofessional), Sydney Davis (paraprofessional), Kayla Shrode (JH Softball) and Jake Flanders (JH Baseball).

Public Comment: There were no comments to the Board at the meeting.

Administrative Reports: Building Principals Rob Wolff, Tyler Vestal, and Jaymes Wapp, along with Superintendent Mark Hedger, updated the Board on current issues.

Old Business:

A. Vo-Ag Building Project: Superintendent Mark Hedger updated the Board on the Vo-Ag Building Project. Courtney Gunter made a motion to approve the bid from American Glass for the door for the Vo Ag Building Project. The motion received a second and was followed by a roll call vote. The motion carried 7-0.

B. 2021-2022 School Calendar: Mr. Hedger discussed options for the 2021-2022 school calendar.

New Business:

A. COVID Leave: Mr. Hedger updated the board on the expiration of the current requirement of offering COVID leave and discussed extending the current leave options.

B. Discussion was held concerning the 2021 summer school session plans. Superintendent Mark Hedger recommended the Board offer a 19 day session to the LCR-1 students in grades K-12, running May 24th-June 18th. Courtney Gunter made a motion to grant approval; the motion received a second and was followed by a roll call vote. The motion carried 7-0.

Adjourn to Executive Session: Norman Webster made a motion to adjourn to executive session to discuss personnel matters (RSMo 610.021 (3) (13), within the district; the motion received a second. A roll call vote followed with the motion carrying 7-0. The time of adjournment was 6:34 pm.


Kimberly Shelton
Board Secretary



LACLEDE COUNTY R-1 SCHOOLS
Board of Education Meeting #2

January 18, 2021 – 7:21 p.m.
High School Library

Call to Order/Roll Call: Board President Kevin Dampier called the meeting to order with all members present. Members are Courtney Gunter, Crystal Peterson, Norman Webster, Andy Triplett, Kathleen Atkinson-Williams, and Scott Anderson.

Adjournment: With no further business before the board, Kathleen Atkinson-Williams made a motion to adjourn the monthly meeting; the motion received a second. ' A roll call vote followed with the motion carrying 7-0. The time of adjournment was 7:21.


Kimberly Shelton
Board Secretary

2019

July - Aug 2019 General Ledger  July - Aug 2019 Cash Journal
December 2019 General Ledger July - Dec 2019 Cash Journal

2020

1Q 2020 General Ledger      1Q 2020 Cash Journal
2Q 2020 General Ledger      2Q 2020 Cash Journal
3Q 2020 General Ledger      3Q 2020 Cash Journal
4Q 2020 General Ledger      4Q 2020 Cash Journal