Olney ISD School Board May update

President Jake Bailey called the Olney Independent School District’s Board of Trustees meeting to order at 12:01 p.m. The Board reviewed minutes from the April 26, 2021 regular meeting. Motion By: Jeff Harvey and Seconded by: Kyle Hinson. Motion to approve the April 26, 2021 Board minutes as presented. Motion Carried: 4-0.

Mr. Orsak presented an amendment for Covid-19 stipends. Motion By: Kyle Hinson and Seconded by: Craig Mahler. Motion to approve the budget amendment as presented. Motion Carried: 4-0

Dr. Roach presented May 1, 2021 election results. (See previously published in the Olney Enterprise). Motion by: Jeff Harvey and Seconded by: Kyle Hinson. Motion to approve the canvas of May 1, 2021 election results as presented. Motion Carried: 4-0. Jennie Walker administered the Oath of Office to Jodee Wales.

Board reorganization, Motion by: Jeff Harvey and Seconded by: Craig Mahler. Motion to nominate Jake Bailey for the office of president, Motion by: Kyle Hinson and Seconded by: Jeff Harvey. Jake Bailey will serve in the office of president. Motion Carried: 4-0.

Motion to nominate Kyle Hinson for the office of vice-president. Motion by: Craig Mahler and Seconded by: Jeff Harvey. Kyle Hinson will serve in the office of vice-president. Motion Carried: 4-0, Hinson Abstained.

Motion to nominate Jeff Harvey for the office of secretary. Motion by: Jodee Wales and Seconded by: Jeff Harvey. Jeff Harvey will serve in the office of secretary. Motion Carried: 4-0, Harvey Abstained.

The Board reviewed food service proposals. Motion by: Kyle Hinson and Seconded by: Jodee Wales. Motion to Approve Walker Quality Food Service’s contract as presented. Motion Carried: 5-0. Motion by: Jeff Harvey and Seconded by: Jodee Wales, Motion to Adjourn Meeting at 12:25 p.m. Motion Carried: 5-0.

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