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Believe in the Beauty of Your Dreams




Have a great Bobcat and Graduation Weekend!

Congrats to the Class of 2017!



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Congratulations to the Class of 2017

The Benton Community staff, administration, and Board of Education extends congratulations to the Class of 2017.  This senior class has provided excellent leadership at Benton Community High School throughout their educational experience.  

We wish all members of the senior class the very best that life has to offer as they graduate on Sunday. 

Always remember: “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”

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Classes Dismissed at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 17

This is a reminder that classes will be dismissed at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 17th for professional development activities.  In addition, school will be dismissed at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, May 26th the final day of the 2016-17 school year.

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Benton Board of Education to Meet on Wednesday

The Benton Community Board of Education will hold their regular monthly board meeting on Wednesday, May 17th starting at 7:00 p.m. in the Board Room at Central Office.  An exempt session of the Board will precede the regular meeting starting at 5:30 p.m.  Below is a tentative agenda for the regular board meeting.

TENTATIVE REGULAR MEETING AGENDA

                                                                                                                                                      TIME        ACTION 

1.            CALL TO ORDER                                                                                                         7:00 PM


2.            DELEGATIONS, COMMUNICATIONS, CONSIDERATION OF                                 7:02 PM

               ADDITIONAL ITEMS FOR THE AGENDA / OPEN FORUM


3.            APPROVAL OF AGENDA                                                                                            7:05 PM DECISION


4.            APPROVAL OF MINUTES                                                                                           7:10 PM DECISION


5.            BUSINESS SERVICES                                                                                                7:15 PM DECISION

A.   WARRANTS 

B.   FINANCIAL REPORTS

               C.   SUMMER ACTIVITY WARRANTS

              

6.            SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT REPORTS                                                                       7:30 PM DISCUSSION

                                                           

7.            ADMINISTRATOR REPORT                                                                                       7:50 PM DISCUSSION

                             

8.            PERSONNEL                                                                                                               8:00 PM DECISION              

               A. RESIGNATIONS

               B. RECOMMENDATIONS

               C. SUPPLEMENTAL CONTRACTS FOR NON-TEACHERS

               D. EARLY LITERACY SUMMER SCHOOL PROGRAMMING                 

                

9.        EMPLOYEE CONTRACT APPROVAL FOR 2017-18                                                           8:10 PM DISC/DEC.


A.      EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATES

B.      BUILDING SECRETARIES

C.     DISTRICT SECRETARIES

D.     TRANSPORTATION STAFF

E.      PROGRAM DIRECTORS AND OTHER EMPLOYEES

F.      MAINTENANCE AND FOOD SERVICE (IBEW)

G.     PRESCHOOL PROGRAM ASSOCIATES/ 3 YEAR OLD PRESCHOOL TEACHER

H.     ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF


10.          BOARD POLICY                                                                                                           8:25 PM DISC./DEC..              


11.          PPEL PROJECT LIST APPROVAL                                                                             8:40 PM DISC/DEC.


12.          SCHOOL CALENDAR MODIFICATION FOR 2017-18                                              8:55 PM DISC/DEC


13.          STUDENT TEACHING AGREEMENT APROVAL                                                     9:00 PM DISC./DEC.


14.          APPROVE 2017 GRADUATES                                                                                   9:05 PM DISC/DEC.


15.          UPCOMING EVENTS                                                                                                  9:10 PM DISCUSSION


16.          ADJOURNMENT                                                                                                          9:15 PM DECISION           



** An Exempt Session of the Board will be held at 5:30 p.m. prior to the regular meeting.

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Bobcat Activities Week of May 15-20, 2017

Below are the Bobcat varsity and other special events scheduled for the week of May 15-20, 2017. Congratulations to Benton Community Seniors on their final week of school and Commencement on May 21st!

Monday, May 15:
    Camp Wapsie Outdoor Education for 6th Grade
    Girls Golf Regionals 
    Spring JAVA   7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, May 16:
    Camp Wapsie Outdoor Education for 6th Grade
    Girls Soccer at Maquoketa 
    Boys Soccer vs. Maquoketa (HOME)
    
Wednesday, May 17:
    PK-12 Professional Development   1:00 p.m. Dismiss
    
Thursday, May 18:
     State Track Meet at Drake Stadium
     Girls Soccer at Mid-Prairie

Friday, May 19:
    Graduation Rehearsal in Gym   8:30 a.m.
    Boys Golf District Meet
    State Track Meet at Drake Stadium

Saturday, May 20:
    State Track Meet at Drake Stadium

Sunday, May 21:
    Commencement Exercises for Class of 2017   2:00 p.m.


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