LP Board Update -- September 28, 2022

During its Special Board Meeting held on Wednesday, September 28, 2022 the Board of Education accomplished the following items.

1.       Approved adopting the LaSalle-Peru Township High School FY2023 Budget

2.       Approved adopting  the LaSalle-Peru Area Career Center FY2023 Budget

3.       Approved   the FY 2023 Area Career Center Joint Agreement

4.       Approved   PRESS Policy Issue 109

5.       Approved   the Illinois Valley Excavating Demolition Proposal of the 556 Creve Coeur Property (Waker’s/L-P Corral) for $19,470 

6.      Approved the Salary Compensation Report for 2021-2022

7.       Approved the 2022-2023 School Profile

8.       Approved the following reassignments:

  • Mrs. Cristina Sarabia, Data Management Specialist, effective September 29, 2022 (replaces Mrs. Bobbi Newell)

9.       Approval of the following appointments:

  • Mr. Michael Pittman, Hallway Security, starting September 29, 2022 and effective the 2022-2023 school year (new position)
  • Mr. Dominic Bacidore, Part-time 2nd Shift Greeter, starting September 29, 2022 effective the 2022-2023 school year (new position)
  • Mr. Scott Blessman, TOPS Sponsor, effective the 2022-2023 school year (replaces Mrs. Jean Ganze)
  • Mr. Kevin Krasinski, 3rd Floor Custodian (1), starting October 3, 2022 and effective the 2022-2023 school year (replaces Mr. Michael Lindbergh)
  • Mrs. Kay Raineri, Library Clerk, starting on September 30, 2022 and effective the 2022-2023 school year (replaces Mrs. Jennifer Scoma)
  • Mrs. Jean Ganze, Volunteer Renaissance Sponsor, effective the 2022-2023 school year
  • Mrs. Melissa Olivero, Volunteer Mock Trial Sponsor, effective the 2022-2023 school year

10.   Approved paternity leave for Mr. William Zukowski (Mathematics Teacher)

11.   Approved maternity leave for Mrs. Andrea Eichelkraut (Counselor)

12.   Approved the following the Cross-Country overnight trip on October 8th to October 9, 2022, to Camp Wokanda in Chillicothe for purposes to prepare for the state meet and team bonding. 

13.   Approved reviewing and retaining executive/closed session minutes of August 24, 2022, Regular meeting

14.   Approved authorizing destruction of verbatim audio records from executive sessions held prior to April 21, 2021, per the Illinois Open Meetings Act, 5 ILCS 120

15.   Approved the following appointments:

  • Mrs. Lori Reese, Administrative Assistant to the Associate Principal for School Safety (Attendance), effective October 3, 2022 (replaces Mrs. Cristina Sarabia) 

16.  Approved the recommended transfer plan for Student Discipline #1 to the LaSalle County Regional Office of Education Safe Schools Program in lieu of expulsion beginning September 29, 2022 through June 23, 2023, with a possible return to the District for the Fall Semester of 2023 based upon the outcome of the placement meeting at the Program to be conducted in June of 2023.