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Plymouth School Board Agenda for Tuesday Released

August 30, 2015
Plymouth School Board Agenda for Tuesday Released

The Plymouth School Board will meet for a regular Board meeting on Tuesday, September 1 at 7:00 P.M. Immediately following the regular meeting (approximately 8:00 P. M.), they will hold a hearing for the proposed approximately $35M total, 2016 budgets. The proposed budgets were discussed during a budget workshop in August and published in...
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Plymouth School Board Meeting on Tuesday

July 2, 2015
Plymouth School Board Meeting on Tuesday

The Plymouth School Board will convene on July 7 for both an executive session and a regularly scheduled board meeting. The executive session will begin at 6:00 P. M. . No details of the reason for the executive session are available except for the following agenda item: “To discuss strategy with respect to the...
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Balanced Calendar for 2015-16 School Year in Plymouth

November 5, 2014
Balanced Calendar for 2015-16 School Year in Plymouth

The Plymouth School Board gave the go-a-head for school administrators to proceed with introducing a balanced calendar for the 2015-2016 school year. Specific details of how the calendar will look will not be brought back to the Board until February, 2015, however. Director of Quality Programs, Michele Riise, presented an overview of what a...
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Plymouth School Board to Consider Balanced Calendar

November 2, 2014
Plymouth School Board to Consider Balanced Calendar

The Plymouth School Board will meet for two meetings on Tuesday, November 4. At 6:30 P.M., they will hold a public hearing to accept public testimony concerning the contract for Superintendent Daniel Tyree. Following the hearing, at approximately 7:00 P.M., the Board will convene in a regular session. During the meeting, the Board is...
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Special Argos School Board Meeting

October 2, 2014
Special Argos School Board Meeting

The Argos Community Schools will conduct a special school board meeting on Tuesday, October 7th. The special meeting has been called to approve the 2014-15 master contract. The special school board meeting on Tuesday, October 7 will be held at the Argos School’s Administration Office at 5:00 p.m.
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Plymouth School Board Pledges Support for Tennis Court Project

June 6, 2014
Plymouth School Board Pledges Support for Tennis Court Project

The Plymouth School Board is moving ahead with their support of efforts to construct new tennis courts in Centennial Park. During the June 3 meeting of the Board, the members voted unanimously to pass a resolution to contribute to the proposed construction. The schools have had long-standing practice of leasing facilities within the park...
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Plymouth School Board Approves 2014-1015 School Calendar

March 6, 2014
Plymouth School Board Approves 2014-1015 School Calendar

  03/07/14 During a meeting on March 4, the Plymouth School Board officially adopted the school calendar for the school year 2014-2015. The first student day is set for August 13. The adopted calendar contains days off for staff development; August 29, November 7, and January 30.  Vacation days include; Labor Day (September 1),...
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Plymouth School Board Decided on Snow Make-up Dates

March 5, 2014
Plymouth School Board Decided on Snow Make-up Dates

  Plymouth – The Plymouth School Board unanimously accepted the recommendation by Superintendent Daniel Tyree to add snow make-up days to the school calendar. The 5-0 vote was taken at their regular monthly meeting on March 4. Tyree explained that snow makeup days-days needed to be added to comply with the 180 day state...
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LJH Offers New Curriculum Next Year

February 4, 2014
LJH Offers New Curriculum Next Year

  02/05/14 Lincoln Junior High Principal, Reid Gault, sees lots of positives in the new curriculum offerings they hope to incorporate next year. Gault briefed the Plymouth School Board of the proposed changes on February 4. Gault said by combining the academic standards for language arts and social studies into Humanities, students can learn...
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Plymouth School Board Meeting Tuesday

February 3, 2014
Plymouth School Board Meeting Tuesday

  02/04/14 The Plymouth School Board will convene on Tuesday, February 4 at 7:00 P.M. in the Administration Board Room on Berkley St. in Plymouth. The meeting is open to the public; however, comments from the audience are limited to agenda items only. Among agenda items listed is a report on security; indemnification policy/resolution;...
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Public Hearing on Plymouth Superintendent’s Contract & School Board Preview

December 2, 2013
Public Hearing on Plymouth Superintendent’s Contract & School Board Preview

12/03/13 The Plymouth School Board has scheduled a public hearing to discuss and receive public input concerning the contract for Superintendent Daniel Tyree on Tuesday, December 3 at 6:30 P.M. in the Administration Board Room on Berkley St. in Plymouth. Immediately following the hearing, the Board will convene for a regularly scheduled meeting on...
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Plymouth School Board Discusses Corporation Strategic Plan

November 7, 2013
Plymouth School Board Discusses Corporation Strategic Plan

  11/08/13 The Plymouth School Board discussed a rough draft of the Corporation Strategic Plan during a Board meeting on November 5. The plan was introduced on first reading. Superintendent Daniel Tyree said the plan will focus on four key areas including: Financial Security, Facilities, Current and Future Initiatives, and Communication. The financial piece...
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Kids Hope USA Program is Up and Running at Webster School

November 6, 2013
Kids Hope USA Program is Up and Running at Webster School

  11/07/13 The Plymouth School Board handled a number of agenda items during their regular monthly meeting on November 5. Webster Elementary Principal, Carrie McGuire, told the Board that the Kids Hope USA program is up and running at her school.  According to McGuire, there are 10 mentors working with ten students each week....
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Plymouth School Board Meeting Tuesday

November 4, 2013
Plymouth School Board Meeting Tuesday

  11/05/13 The Plymouth School Board will meet on Tuesday, November 5 in the Administration Board Room on Berkley St. The regular meeting will begin at or near 7:00 P.M., following an executive session. The Board will be discussing job performance evaluations of individual employees during the closed executive meeting. The regularly scheduled Board...
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2012-2013 Athletic Report at PHS

October 2, 2013
2012-2013 Athletic Report at PHS

  10/03/13 Plymouth Schools Athletic Director Roy Benge gave his annual report to the Plymouth School Board at the October 1 meeting. Benge said there were 668 athletes involved in the various programs during the 2012-2013 school year. The number reflected an increase from 635 in the 2011-2012 school year. The number of contests...
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Plymouth School Board Meeting Tuesday

September 30, 2013
Plymouth School Board Meeting Tuesday

  10/01/13 The Plymouth School Board will meet for a regular meeting on Tuesday, October, 1 at the Administration Board Room. The meeting will convene at 7:00 p.m. Agenda items will focus primarily on reports of academic testing results. Reports include: Plymouth High School ECA (End of Course Assessments) scores; corporation analysis of ISTEP...
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Plymouth School Board Approves PEA Contract, $1.4 Million Additinal Bond Appropration

September 11, 2013
Plymouth School Board Approves PEA Contract, $1.4 Million Additinal Bond Appropration

  10/12/13 The Plymouth School Board Approved a number of agenda items during three meetings on September 10. The Board ratified a two-year contract with Plymouth Educational Association (PEA). The contract is for the school years of 2013-2014. Laura Kruyer, PEA president, was at the meeting and concurred with Superintendent Daniel Tyree that the...
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Plymouth School Board Approves $1.4 Million Bond Issue for Security

August 7, 2013
Plymouth School Board Approves $1.4 Million Bond Issue for Security

  08/07/13 The Plymouth School Board held a public hearing on Tuesday night, prior to the regular Board session, concerning the consideration of an approximately $1,425,000 bond. The bond monies will be used for a variety of safety and security needs as identified by a safety audit done earlier this year and other concerns...
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Plymouth School Board Meeting Tuesday

August 4, 2013
Plymouth School Board Meeting Tuesday

  08/05/13 The Plymouth School Board will hold a project hearing followed by a regular school board meeting on Tuesday, August 6 in the Administration Board Room. The hearing will begin at 7:00 p.m. and will be followed by the regular meeting at approximately 7:15 p.m. The purpose of the project hearing is to...
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Plymouth School Board Conducts Executive Session

July 28, 2013
Plymouth School Board Conducts Executive Session

  07/29/13 The Plymouth School Board will meet in executive session on Monday, July 29 at 5:00 p.m. to develop a strategic plan for the future.   Facilitating their efforts will be Dr. Ed Eiler, who served as the superintendent for Lafayette School Corporation for 16 years. Dr. Eiler is now a consultant with...
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