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Fundraising for New Tech High School Ahead of Game

June 30, 2011
Fundraising for New Tech High School Ahead of Game

07/01/11  Plymouth School Superintendent Dan Tyree updated the board on the progress of obtaining the necessary monies to launch the New Tech High School. He said, “Through grants and donations, we already have $260,000.” Tyree said, “We plan to continue fundraising through July.” He also noted that most of the donations are five-year gifts,...
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Jeff Houin Appointed as Plymouth Schools Corporation Attorney

June 29, 2011
Jeff Houin Appointed as Plymouth Schools Corporation Attorney

06/30/11 During a regularly scheduled board meeting on Tuesday night, the Plymouth School Board officially appointed Jeffery Houin to the position of Corporation Attorney. Houin is originally from Plymouth and graduated from Plymouth High School in 1996. He competed on the Plymouth Speech Team all except his junior year, when he attended Wentzinger Gymnasium...
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Plymouth School Board Extends Contracts for Administrators

June 29, 2011
Plymouth School Board Extends Contracts for Administrators

06/30/11 The Plymouth School Board voted 5-0 to extend the contract of Superintendent Daniel Tyree. Additionally, they voted unanimously to extend three-year contracts to administrators. One year contracts were extended to all assistant administrators and the lone first-time principal. One–year contracts were also given to the Athletic Director and Guidance Department Director at Plymouth...
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Plymouth School Board Meets Tuesday

June 27, 2011
Plymouth School Board Meets Tuesday

06/28/11 The Plymouth School Board will convene at 7:00 P.M. on Tuesday, June 28 in the Administration Board Room. Among other appointments, the board is expected to name Jeff Houin as the Plymouth Community School Corporation attorney effective June 18, 2011. Additionally, the agenda lists consideration of Carrie Cannon as Curriculum Intern effective July...
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Union North School Board Approves Pay Raises

June 10, 2011
Union North School Board Approves Pay Raises

06/13/11  The Union-North School Board voted unanimously in approval of pay raises for certified, non-certified and building administers for the 2011-2012 school year. Certified staff will receive an approximately two percent increase. Superintendent Dr. Terry Barker said there will be significant changes in laws as of July 1 concerning evaluations, due process and reduction...
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Probationary Status of LaVille Jr. Sr. High

February 16, 2011
Probationary Status of LaVille Jr. Sr. High

02/17/11 The Union-North United School Corporation held a public hearing last Thursday night to inform the public on the probationary status of the LaVille Jr.-Sr, High School. According to Principal Chuck Phillips, the decision at the state level was based on data from the 2008-2009 school year. Phillips said the math scores at the...
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Plymouth School Board to Meet Tuesday

February 14, 2011
Plymouth School Board to Meet Tuesday

02/15/11 It’s a full agenda for Tuesday’s Plymouth Community School Board meeting.  The meeting will be held in the administration board room beginning at 7 p.m. and is open to the public although comments are limited to agenda items only. The school board will have an update on Project LEAD the Way and information...
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Plymouth School Board Considers New Tech High School & Project Base Elementary

February 6, 2011
Plymouth School Board Considers New Tech High School & Project Base Elementary

02/07/11 The 2012-2013 school year at Washington Elementary School and Plymouth High School could look drastically different for some students. Plymouth School Board members were given presentations on February 3 by Washington Principal Michele Riise on a proposed Washington Discovery Academy and from PHS Principal Jim Condon on a proposed New Tech High. Riise...
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Plymouth School Board Conducts Workshop on Realignment of Special Ed Services

January 19, 2011
Plymouth School Board Conducts Workshop on Realignment of Special Ed Services

01/20/11  The Plymouth School Board held a workshop meeting on Tuesday night to discuss proposed changes in the way that the corporation utilizes the services of JESSE (Joint Educational Services in Special Services). The board voted unanimously at the first meeting of 2011 to hold a workshop monthly in order to have the needed...
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Union North United School Board Approves Change Orders

January 14, 2011
Union North United School Board Approves Change Orders

01/17/11  Union North United School Board patron, Everett Garrett voiced his concerns over change orders being considered for the renovation work in progress at the LaVille Jr.-Sr. High School. Garrett said, “Change orders are one of the most dangerous things you can run into in a construction project” He went on to say that...
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