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Plymouth School Board Approves Master Contract with PEA

October 5, 2012
Plymouth School Board Approves Master Contract with PEA

10/08/12 At the October 2 meeting of the Plymouth School Board, the three members present voted unanimously to approve the Master Contract with the Plymouth Educational Association (PEA). Board members Larry Holloway and Todd Samuelson were absent from the meeting. According to Tyree, new laws in place meant the contract negotiations had to be...
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Plymouth Superintend of Schools to be Evaluated using Rubic

October 4, 2012
Plymouth Superintend of Schools to be Evaluated using Rubic

10/05/12 The Indiana Department of Education has worked over the past two or more years to design a model evaluation and development system for evaluating teachers, administrators, and now, superintendents. The RISE system was created by Indiana educators, the Indiana Evaluation Cabinet, and representatives from The New Teacher Project. The IDOE contends the evaluation...
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Adult Basic Education has Encouaging Report for Plymouth School Board

October 3, 2012
Adult Basic Education has Encouaging Report for Plymouth School Board

 10/04/12 Tuesday night the Plymouth School Board heard an encouraging report during their monthly meeting from Deb Sherwood, Director of Plymouth Adult Basic Education. Sherwood said the program had an enrollment of 173 students during the 2011-2012 school year. According to Sherwood, 158 of the total were enrolled in GED (General Education Development) classes...
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Plymouth School Board has Full Agenda

June 3, 2012
Plymouth School Board has Full Agenda

   06/04/12 The Plymouth School Board will meet on Tuesday, June 5 at 7:00 p.m. in the Administration Board Room. Agenda items include the proposed hire of a number of special education teachers formerly employed though JESSE. The JESSE program has undergone reorganization changes over the last several months. During the business portion of...
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Hartley & Gault Named to New Principal Positions

May 2, 2012
Hartley & Gault Named to New Principal Positions

    05/03/12 The Plymouth Schools did not have to look far to find new principals for the Discovery Academy (currently Washington Elementary) and Lincoln Junior High. Andrew Hartley, now Plymouth High School assistant principal, will be heading up the Academy in the fall. Current principal, Michelle Riise, was named to a newly created position...
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School Board Updated on Interior Design of School of Inquiry

March 7, 2012
School Board Updated on Interior Design of School of Inquiry

  03/08/12 During a meeting on March 6, the Plymouth School Board got an update on the interior design of the School of Inquiry that is scheduled to open at the start of the 2012-2013 school year. Presenting a computer-based virtual trip throughout the space was Brain Bohlender of Barton, Coe, Vilamaa, Architects, Engineers....
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Plymouth School Board Updated on Food Services

February 9, 2012
Plymouth School Board Updated on Food Services

02/10/12 Gloria Burnam, director of food service for the Plymouth Community School Corporation shared her yearly report with the school Board on Tuesday. She said the number of students eating breakfast has increased from August to January last school year until now by some 8,904. She said from August to January in the 2011-2012...
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Plymouth School Board Looks to Summer School & Improvements

February 8, 2012
Plymouth School Board Looks to Summer School & Improvements

02/09/12 Although it’s only February, the Plymouth School Board has already begun to look into summer projects and school sessions. During a regular board meeting on February 7, the Board heard reports from Maintenance Director Dave Schoof and Superintendent Dan Tyree. Schoof requested permission to begin gathering estimates for projects at every building in...
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Preview of Plymouth School Board Meeting

February 3, 2012
Preview of Plymouth School Board Meeting

02/06/12  The Plymouth School Board will meet for a regularly scheduled meeting on February 7 at 7:00 p.m. in the Administration Board Room. Meetings are open to the public; however, audience comments are limited to agenda items. Among other business items, the Board will hear a report on summer school for 2102; school breakfast...
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New Electives being Offered at LJH

January 11, 2012
New Electives being Offered at LJH

01/12/12 Beginning with the 2012-2013 school year, there will be changes at Lincoln Junior High. LJH Principal Dan Funston, presented the proposed changes to the Plymouth School Board on Wednesday night. Funston said, “We will be adding three new electives that students will sign up for in the same way they students do at...
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