A Public Hearing was held prior to Board approval of the 2021-2022 Budget for the purpose of hearing public comments and answering questions.  There were no public comments or questions.

Annual Report of Extra-Curricular participation numbers—up to date numbers were provided for athletics, marching band, and activities and clubs.

Superintendent’s Report

As of the meeting date (September 7), there were three positive COVID student cases out of 3,179 (0.09% of enrolled students).

Dr. Smock reviewed plans that are underway to test non-vaccinated employees as mandated by Governor Pritzker.  Of 645 employees (includes substitutes and Arbor Food Service), 77% are vaccinated.  Testing will be done on 122 employees on a weekly basis.

Action Items Approved:

- 2021-2022 Budget

- Enterprise Zone Renewal

- Overnight Trips—MHS Varsity Wrestling—Wisconsin Whitewater Univ. Tournament; MHS          Varsity Volleyball—IL Wesleyan University Tournament; MHS Boys Soccer— Burlington, IA Tournament.