The South Hamilton School Board Monday night directed Superintendent Tim Johnson to revise the proposed calendars to start school on Monday,August 19th,2013 for the 2013-14 school year. The calendar would have a January 3rd Professional Development day,a week long spring break and label February 24 as the first possible snow make up day. The second snow make up day will be Friday,April 18th,2014 with the remaining snow days to be added at the end of the school year. The 2013-14 South Hamilton School Calendar will be presented at the Februrary School Board meeting.
The make up days for missing school on December 20th and 21st will be made up on Feburary 25th and March 29th. If there are any additional snow days, they will be made up at the end of the school year.
Transportation director Gene Greenfield gave the board a summary of the Bus/Vehicle fleet with mileage and condition of the vehicle. Greenfield will come to the February School Board meeting with specifications and recommendation for a new bus.
In other matters the South Hamilton board accepted the resignation from Jim Kubichek and thanked him for his many years of service. Athletic director Todd Coy gave the board members a list of current vacant coaching positions. The positions will be advertised on the school web site. The board thanked the Trinity Lutheran Church Circle of Ellsworth for a donation of $145. The South Hamilton Elementary Boosters donated $5500 towards band instruments and $2500 toward the purchase of document cameras.