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West Central Expects A Decline In Students In Next Five Years

At the Wednesday, January 20, 2016, regular board meeting of the West Central C.U.S.D. #235 Board of Education Superintendent Markey presented the five year enrollment projections.

It is anticipated that enrollment will decline by approximately 50 students over the next five years, particularly at the high school level.

The meeting was called to order at 6:00 p.m. in the West Central Elementary School cafeteria by Board President Lonnie Brent. All board members were present at roll call except Kathy White.

Under Good News, the following were highlighted:

The board approved the Consent Agenda. Items approved under the Consent Agenda included the following:

In other business the board:

The board entered closed session at 8:08 p.m. to discuss matters related to personnel and contract. The board exited closed session at 8:50 p.m.

The board took the following action in regards to personnel:

The board was reminded that the next regularly scheduled meeting will be Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. in the West Central Elementary cafeteria.

There being no other business to come before the board, the board adjourned their meeting at 8:57 p.m.