School board newsletter


November 4, 2019 | Volume 2, Issue 19

Highlights: CJHS shares plans for student growth, support; Transfer tuition enrollment approved for second semester; 2020 project plans to enter design phase; Collective bargaining agreement approved; Nate Koets resigns from Director of Facilities position; Jeff Phillips named Director of Facilities, Buildings, and Grounds


October 21, 2019 | Volume 2, Issue 18

Highlights: Concord High School administrators share 2019-2020 goals; CHS freshman service day a success; eLearning Day survey results shared; Bids sought for future transportation project; Kay Adkins announces retirement plans; Graduation cords discussed

October 7, 2019 | Volume 2, Issue 17

Highlights: South Side leaders outline 2019-2020 goals; 2020 budgets adopted; CHS early release program

September 16, 2019 | Volume 2, Issue 16

Highlights: AP students recognized; Enrollment down for 2019-2020 school year; CHS credit recovery program; Concord East Side tour; Dyslexia plan approved

September 3, 2019 | Volume 2, Issue 15

Highlights: Concord Ox Bow kicks off school board tours; Concord dyslexia screening plan discussed; Teacher Appreciation Grants

August 19, 2019 | Volume 2, Issue 14

Highlights: 2019-2020 School Year begins; Teacher evaluation program changes/strengths outlined; Career Center enrollment increases; High school construction project requests

August 5, 2019 | Volume 2, Issue 13

Highlights: Leadership changes approved as 2019-20 school year approaches; Design plan, construction request moves ahead; CIS field trips receive unanimous approval; Achievement Update

July 15, 2019 | Volume 2, Issue 12

Highlights: Concord East Side recognized as Family Friendly School; $14K raised during 11th annual golf outing; Matt Murphy named director of Concord Fitness & Performance Center; June financial reports presented; CJHS neighbors raise safety concerns

June 27, 2019 | Volume 2, Issue 11

Highlights: Bus driver pay rate increase, benefits request approved; Jennifer Davis earns state school board award; Nursing staff shares annual report; Concord East Side to become ‘Leader in Me’ school

June 3, 2019 | Volume 2, Issue 10

Highlights: Revised 2019-2020 school year calendar approved; school meal prices updated; technology purchase requests move ahead; handbooks approved; enrollment caps established

May 20, 2019 | Volume 2, Issue 9

Highlights: 2019-2020 school start times approved; New transportation website launched; Dr. Amanda ‘Mandy’ Davis named next CJHS principal; Corporation Art Show winners recognized; Bids awarded for BPAC renovation project; K-6 Chromebook purchase approved

May 6, 2019 | Volume 2, Issue 8

Highlights: District purchases land for future projects; Facility tours offered at Concord High School; 2019-2020 calendar updates coming soon; Employment opportunities announced; Concord leaders represent district at IASBO meeting

April 15, 2019 | Volume 2, Issue 7

Highlights: Weather balloon launch requests approved; CHS Student Council shares update; Teacher Orientation Program participants recognized; BPAC bid rejected; MOVE UP Academy timeline discussed

March 18, 2019 | Volume 2, Issue 6

Highlights: District Science Fair winners recognized; Superintendent John Trout thanked for service; Scott Kovatch named new assistant superintendent; Construction updates

March 4, 2019 | Volume 2, Issue 5

Highlights: CJHS students, staff recognized for art and writing awards; CJHS Make-A-Wish events begin Thursday; Permission granted to advertise for construction bids; Concord Community Schools Police Department intern thanked for service; Dual-credit, AP recognition program to begin soon

February 19, 2019 | Volume 2, Issue 4

Highlights: Beickman Performing Arts Center renovation; eLearning opportunities coming soon to Concord; CJHS course proposal plan; School calendar updated; Upcoming performing arts events

February 4, 2019 | Volume 2, Issue 3

Highlights: Concord Community Schools Police Department welcomes new K-9 officer Storm; Revised district calendar now online; District-wide facility assessment coming soon; Technology request approved for MOVE UP Academy

January 22, 2019 | Volume 2, Issue 2

Highlights: Elementary robotics winners recognized; Kelly Weldy named new Digital Learning Specialist; CJHS team explains proposed schedule changes; CJHS artists to be featured at South Bend museum; 2018 year-end financial report shows district is “right on track”

January 7, 2019 | Volume 2, Issue 1

Highlights: New member Kelly Barr welcomed; Barr, Randy Myers, and Jennifer Davis sworn in; Kami Wait named School Board President; Concord High School graduation rate announced; ISTEP+ achievement data shared; Public hearing held for planned 2019 projects

December 27, 2018 | Volume 1, Issue 2

Highlights: Jerlecki named Director of Technology; District hires new corporation treasurer; Assistant Transportation Director appointed; Updated 2018-2019 school year calendar now online; Plans proposed for ESL Parent Liaison position

December 3, 2018 | Volume 1, Issue 1

Highlights: Cathy Tahmassebi thanked for school board service; 2019-2020 calendar approved; Effective/Highly Effective employees to receive stipends; Pay increases approved for Classified, auxiliary, and administrative staff; Loyalty stipends OK’d; Concord Intermediate School Principal Kent Myers shares school improvement report

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