Donation to help Benjamin Logan expand training facility (Audio included)
8/18/2014 9:45:56 PM
By Nate Dunham
The Benjamin Logan Board of Education accepted a $30,000 donation Monday.
The donation was given by the TTEE/Lewis & Dorothy Tamplin Trust through executor Valerie Stanley. The donation will be used to begin a project that would expand the district's sports training and weight room facility. The board also entered into contract with Richard Bierley Architectural Services in the amount of $6,500 for the project.
High School Principal Mark Butler discusses the donation.
New employees for the upcoming school year were welcomed:
Jeff McPheron - Middle School Principal
Rob Walter - Middle School Assistant Principal
Colleen Bodin - Elementary School Principal
Jeremy Pequignot - Elementary School Assistant Principal
Stephanie Snyder - Superintendent Secretary
Lynn Slone - High School Special Education
Amanda Wood - High School Business
Amy Hall - Middle School Special Education
Zachary Kelly - Middle School Music
Samantha Lee - Middle School Language Arts
Layne Smith - Middle School Language Arts
Barb Kuck - 4th grade
Lori Wilson - 4th grade
Benjamin Adelsberger - Bus Driver
Jerry Allford - Bus Driver
Mel Roberts - Bus Driver
Cara Small - Bus Aide
Michael VanBuskirk - Co-Assistant Mechanic
Anna McCall - Food Service
Superintendent Lori Lytle comments on the new administration.
The resignation for Middle School Music Teacher Clint Steinbrunner was approved. Steinbrunner is pursuing further employment.
The board accepted the resignation for bus driver Ross Zahner.
The board also moved to borrow a loan worth $306,000. The loan will pay for half of the air conditioning equipment. The district will pay on the loan for five years.
The Benjamin Logan Board of Education will meet again on September 15th at 7 pm.