Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 11/19/2020 - 7:00 PM
Category: AGENDA
Type: Action
Subject: AUTHORIZATION: 2020 Teacher Appreciation Grant
NCA/AdvancED District Strategic Plan:
Policy:
Enclosure:
File Attachment:
TAG Calculator 2020.xlsm.pdf
Summary: Dr. Buffington, Superintendent, will comment and ask the Board to authorize her to distribute the 2020 Teacher Appreciation Grant. The total 2020 grant is $146,674.42. $17,441.00 of the grant will be distributed to the Northwest Indiana Education Coop leaving a balance of $129,233.42 to pay eligible staff and the employer cost of FICA and TERF. The amount of the grant is down from last year's amount of $148,030.39. The NISEC share of the grant is down from last year's amount of $18,126.00.
Funding:
Recommendation: That the Board authorize the Superintendent to distribute the 2020 Teacher Appreciation Grant in the amount of $129,233.42 and the distribution to the Northwest Indiana Special Education Coop in the amount of $17,441 as presented.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Ted Zembala - Business Manager
Signed By:
Dr. Peggy Buffington - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Karen J. Robbins Moved, Member Rikki A. Guthrie seconded to approve the Original motion 'That the Board authorize the Superintendent to distribute the 2020 Teacher Appreciation Grant in the amount of $129,233.42 and the distribution to the Northwest Indiana Special Education Coop in the amount of $17,441 as presented.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 7 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 7 - 0
   
Terry D. Butler     Yes
Michael J. Rogers     Yes
Karen J. Robbins     Yes
Donald H. Rogers     Yes
Stuart B. Schultz     Yes
Rikki A. Guthrie     Yes
Sandra J. Hillan     Yes