Massac County school board estimates tax levy amounts
The Massac County Unit School District #1 Board of Education met Nov. 28 to estimate tax levy amounts.
Here is the meeting's agenda, as provided by the board:
REGULAR MONTHLY MEETING OF THE
BOARD OF EDUCATION
MASSAC COUNTY COMMUNITY UNIT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 1
Board of Education Office - 401 Metropolis Street - Metropolis, Illinois 62960
AGENDA - NOVEMBER 28, 2016 - 6:30 P.M.
1.0 Call to Order and Roll Call
2.0 Executive Session - review October 24 and November 1, 2016 executive session minutes, consider new employment, retirement, resignations, transfers.
The regular meeting will begin at Approximately 7:30 p.m.
NOTE: Occasionally matters can keep the Board in closed session for an extended period of time. The open session can sometimes start later than 7:30, but will never begin earlier.
3.0 Recognition and Comments from Employees and Public
3.1) Public Comments/MCEA
3.2) Jason and J.R. Conkle Presentation on PARCC Scores
4.0 Consent Approval:
4.1) Minutes: October 24, November 1, 2016
4.2) Bills Due and Payable
4.3) Treasurer’s Report
5.0 Superintendent Report
Enrollment report, unfunded mandates report, visit from State Superintendent Tony Smith.
The Illinois School Code states that within 30 calendar days of receiving their school and district Report Cards, each school district should present its Report Cards at a regular school board meeting, post them on the district’s website, and make them available to parents. To provide a copy of all seven buildings plus District would be well over 100 pages. The 20-page DISTRICT report is provided. All others are available via link to the Illinois Interactive Report Card on the District Web Site or by going to:
6.0 Unfinished Business - None
7.0 New Business
7.1) First Reading: Policies 2:125, 5:190, 6:15, 6:145
7.2) Resolution Estimating Tax Levy Amounts for Tax Year 2016
Educational Purposes $3,787,974
Operation, Building and Maintenance Purposes $ 697,869
Transportation Purposes $ 279,145
Working Cash Fund Purposes $ 69,783
Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund Purposes $ 250,000
Social Security Purposes $ 250,000
Fire Prevention Purposes $ 0
Tort Immunity Purposes $ 500,000
Special Education Purposes $ 0
Lease Purposes $ 69,783 Total: $5,904,554
Bond Payments Total: $ 715,000
Total Levy: $6,619,554 +4.42% (CPI is.7%)
8.0 Action Items from Executive Session
8.1) Approval of Executive Session Minutes
8.2) Personnel: Resignations/New Employment/Transfers/Retirement