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USD 407 BOE Approves Route Bus Purchase

USD 407 BOE 10-8-18The USD 407 Board of Education met Monday evening and approved the purchase of a new route bus and technology fees for next school year.

The route bus was purchased for just over $55,000.

Superintendent Shelly Swayne...

That other bus is the yellow activity bus used mostly for short trips.

Also Monday, 2019-2020 enrollment costs, including technology fees for laptops and tablets for students in grades 6 through 12, were approved.

The Board also approved the purchase of two new ovens for the Russell High School kitchen for $15,000 and a paper purchase bid for next school year was awarded to OPI.

Random drug testing, the possibility of joining the Mid-Continent League, handbook updates and the upcoming 2019 Board of Education election were discussed with no action taken.

Several new contracts were also approved.

Meeting Minutes

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