Month: February 2020

MS Announcements

Announcements for February 21, 2020 – Day B   Daily Happenings: Activity Bus will leave Valley Campus at 5:30 pm                                                                     Menu: Cheeseburger & Bun, French Fries, Baked Beans & Banana Vendor Show, Tagless Garage Sale & Farmers Market – March 7, 2020, 10 am to 2 pm at North Fayette Valley MS.  If you have items to donate please bring them to the school.  …  [Read More]

HS Announcements

Daily Announcements: Friday, Feb 21, 2020 Day 113 “B” Day EVENTS – Thursday-Saturday, Feb 20-22-Wrestling @ State Friday, Feb 21- BBG Class 1A Regional Semi-Final (H)-7:00pm Saturday, Feb 22-Speech-All State Lg Group @ ISU Thought for the week: Stop waiting for things to happen go out and make them happen. Track & Field will be meeting right after school each day next week. …  [Read More]

North Fayette Valley Stakeholder Survey Report

North Fayette Valley Stakeholder Survey Report   The North Fayette Valley school board administered a stakeholder survey from Dec. 16-Jan. 6th which resulted in 192 total responses from students, teachers, support staff, parents, community members, administrators, and alumni.  The results provided some great insights for the district in regard to strengths, areas of concern and what stakeholders are looking for in a new superintendent.  …  [Read More]

February 17, 2020 Special Meeting

NORTH FAYETTE VALLEY COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD OF EDUCATION Minutes, Special Meeting of the North Fayette Valley Community School District Board of Education, 6:00 p.m., Monday, February 17, 2020 in the High School Library, 600 North Pine Street, West Union, IA 52175   NFV Board of Education:   Julie Ahrens, Stacy Cummings, Emily Koch, LaCreasha McNeese, Carolyn Roys, Eileen Schlawin & Marc Rue. …  [Read More]

February 10, 2020 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, February 10, 2020 in the High School Library, 600 North Pine Street, West Union, IA 52175   NFV Board of Education:    Julie Ahrens, Stacy Cummings, Emily Koch, LaCreasha McNeese  Eileen Schlawin & Marc Rue. Carolyn Roys (absent)     Others:            Superintendent: Duane Willhite, HS Principal: Todd Wolverton, Business Manager: Sue Thoms, VE & MS Principal: Micah Gearhart, Curriculum Director; Betsy Nefzger, Superintendent Secretary, Susan Winter, Board Secretary, Carole Nading;  Student Ex-Officio Members: none Public: Jeff Marcks, Kris Marcks, Carter Marcks, Martha Bartenhagen, Tammy Wolverton, Darin Johnston, Logan Kutsch, Savannah Rork, Kali Wenger, Jerem White Media: Megan Molseed   President Cummings  called the Regular Meeting of the NFV Board of Education to order at 6:02 p.m. …  [Read More]

Large Group Speech Results from February 8th

The North Fayette Valley Large Group Speech team coached by Kari Straube, Denise Thompson, and Tracy Nuss participated in the state competition on Saturday, February 8 at Dubuque Senior High School. The following is a list of the teams that participated, their respective events, and the ratings they received:   Group Mime titled “The Good, the Bad, and the Cactus,” Zander Britt, Sage Matt, Ezra Solheim, Justin Kamaus, Korbin Yauk, & John Moellers, Division I Rating   Ensemble titled “At Home with Tess and Wanda,” Pauline Clark, Joey Shea, & Claire Britt, Division I Rating   Short Film, written & directed by Joey Shea, actors Jocelyn Kuker, Korbin Yauk, Kole Larson, Sophia Durnan, Thomas Clark, & James Halverson, Division I Rating   Readers Theater titled “Rapunzel Uncut,” Sage Matt, Weller Clark, Madison Clausen, Sophia Durnan, Abreana Kemerling, Jordan Johnson, Scott Buitenwerf, Division II Rating   Solo Mime titled “Splash,” Cassandra Moss, Division II Rating   The Group Mime “The Good, the Bad, and the Cactus” was awarded All State Honors and will perform at the Large Group Speech Festival in Ames, Iowa on Saturday, February 22.  …  [Read More]

February 24, 2020 Closed Session Agenda – Superintendent Candidate Evaluation

Meeting of North Fayette Valley Board of Education Monday, February 24 5:00 p.m. NFV High School, Room 403 600 North Pine Street, West Union, IA 52175       Agenda Call To Order/Roll Call Approval of Agenda Closed Session Motion to move to  Closed Session as provided in section 21.5(i) of the open meetings law to evaluate the professional competency of Superintendent candidates (ROLL CALL VOTE) Reconvene in Open Session Adjourn       …  [Read More]

February 17, 2020 Closed Session Agenda – Superintendent Candidate Evaluation

Meeting of North Fayette Valley Board of Education Monday, February 17 6:00 p.m. NFV High School Library 600 North Pine Street, West Union, IA 52175       Agenda Call To Order/Roll Call Approval of Agenda Closed Session Motion to move to  Closed Session as provided in section 21.5(i) of the open meetings law to evaluate the professional competency of Superintendent candidates (ROLL CALL VOTE) Reconvene in Open Session Adjourn       …  [Read More]

February 10, 2020 Agenda

North Fayette Valley Community School District Monday, February 10, 2020 6:00 p.m. NFV High School Library 600 North Pine Street, West Union, IA 52175   TENTATIVE AGENDA   CALL TO ORDER/ROLL CALL/PLEDGE APPROVE AGENDA Consent Agenda  Approval of Minutes Minutes of January 13, 2020 Regular meeting Review and approve invoices Approve Financial Reports Approve Contracts and resignations –  Resignations – Zetta Hart, Denice Vandersee, Carole Nading, Roger Wettleson Approve early retirement participation – Zetta Hart, Denice Vandersee, New Hires – Matthew Jennerjohn, Valley Site Custodian Volunteer Coach –  Receive and approve Gifts – Norplex-Mycarta donation Communications Student Reports Principals Curriculum Director Superintendent  Legislative Update Baccalaureate Physical Plant Plan review OLD BUSINESS Consider plan to purchase Wrestling Mat NEW BUSINESS Appoint negotiations committee Preview Proposed FY21 calendar Revise Policy #705.5  …  [Read More]