Month: September 2019

MS Announcements

Announcements for Sept 18, 2019 – Day A Daily Happenings: No afternoon activities today. Menu: Pork Chop, Baked Potato, Baked Beans, Mixed Fruit, Bread & Butter Absolutely no food will be allowed in the gym in the mornings or afternoons due to the fact there has been too much garbage left in the bleachers. Color Guard practice will take place during Core Intervention today. …  [Read More]

HS Announcements

Daily Announcements: Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019 Day 17 “A” Day EVENTS – Thursday, Sept 19 – FB Team Supper-HS Caft-4:30pm VB 9/JV/V @ Postville-5:30pm (bus 4:25) Friday, Sept 20 – FB 9/V (H) Denver-5:00pm MS DC Trip Fundraiser Dinner – HS Caft-5:00pm-7:30pm Saturday, Sept 21- Swim Meet @ Iowa City-8:30am VB 9th @ Oelwein – 9:00am VB JV @ Starmont – 9:00am VB V @ Lisbon – 9:00am Thought for the week: Winners are not people who never fail, but people who never quit. …  [Read More]

September 9, 2019 Minutes

NORTH FAYETTE VALLEY COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD OF EDUCATION  Minutes, Regular Meeting of the North Fayette Valley Community School District Board of Education, 6:00 p.m., Monday September 9, 2019 in the NFV Middle School Library, 23493 Canoe Rd, Elgin, IA 52141   NFV Board of Education:    Julie Ahrens, Stacy Cummings, Dawn Daughton, Marc Rue, Carolyn Roys, LaCreasha McNeese. Absent: Eileen Schlawin Others:            Superintendent: Duane Willhite, HS Principal: Todd  Wolverton, Business Manager: Sue Thoms, WUE Elementary Principal: Travis Elliot, Supt. …  [Read More]

September 9, 2019 Agenda

North Fayette Valley Community School District Monday, September 9, 2019  6:00 p.m. NFV Middle School Library 23493 Canoe Road, Elgin, IA 52141   TENTATIVE AGENDA   CALL TO ORDER/ROLL CALL/PLEDGE APPROVE AGENDA APPOINT NEW DISTRICT #1 BOARD MEMBER  OATH OF OFFICE DISTRICT #1 BOARD MEMBER Public Forum – Open to public comment on items not on the agenda Consent Agenda  Approval of Minutes Minutes of August 12, 2019 – Regular Meeting Review and approve invoices Approve Financial Reports Approve Contracts and resignations –  Resignations –  New Hires –  Para Professional – Full time Valley campus: Denise Thompson Volunteer Coach Receive and approve Gifts Communications Principals’ Reports Curriculum Director Report  Superintendent Report  IASB convention details Valley Water update Board Member reports Leader in Me Book Study – Chapter 7 Appoint IASB Delegate OLD BUSINESS Second Read revision of: BP #409.9, BP #412.5, #403.9, #403.9-E1, #403.9-E2, #403.9-E3, drop #409.4, #409.4-E1, #409-E2, & #409-E3 NEW BUSINESS Approve Field Trips Approve hiring staff for VELC (21st Century Learning Center) Approve request for Allowable Growth & Supplemental Aid – Special Ed deficit Approve PPA with investor Set Public Hearing for Lease of Easements (Iowa Code sec. …  [Read More]

The Raptor – September 2019

THE RAPTOR | Issue 9-10 The Raptor September 2019 A NEWSLETTER FOR THE NORTH FAYETTE VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL COMMUNITY A Focus on Learning by Staff Prior to the start of the school year, a large percentage of teachers spent a day working with Ken O’Connor, one of the foremost experts on the topic of standards based grading.  O’Connor spoke about a number of topics, and addressed specific aspects of the grading program at North Fayette Valley.  …  [Read More]