PPS School Board Members

Fred Sordahl

President Fred Sordahl

Paul Melchior

Vice President Paul Melchior

Wes Miller

Clerk Wes Miller

Mr. Robertson

Member Dean Robertson

Mr. Perry

Member Branson Perry

Tuesday, May 10 , 2022
Special Board Meeting

Call to Order 

Pledge of Allegiance 

Action Agenda 

All members were present so no action was taken to appoint an acting President and/or acting Clerk for the School District to execute any and all documents pertaining to the bond sale. 

Board received bids for the $22,645,000 Taxable Combined Purpose Building Bonds of this School District and take action to award bonds to the lowest bidder. 

Approval of resolution providing for the issuance of taxable combined purpose building bonds in the sum of $22,645,000 by this school district, authorized at an election called and held for such purpose; prescribing form of bonds; providing for registration thereof; providing for levy of an annual tax for the payment of principal and interest on the same; designating bond counsel for this issuance of bonds; and fixing other details of issue. 

Approved agreement between Kristin Graves and Pryor Public Schools for up to 5 days of consulting services prior to August 1, 2022. 

Discussed district banking services and a possible Request for Proposals (RFP) for such services. 

Voted to enter into executive session pursuant to tit. 25, §307B.1 to discuss the following items: Any resignations or retirements tendered. Hiring the following Certified Personnel on a temporary contract for the 2022-2023 school year: Katie Mezo – Lincoln, 3rd Grade Teacher, Bobbie Morgan – Roosevelt, 5th Grade Teacher, Chelsey Garrett – LECC Speech Pathologist, Lauren Walsh – Jefferson Special Education Teacher, Sarah Spurrier – Lincoln Music Teacher, Charity Hall – Roosevelt Counselor, Shelby Barnett – Lincoln Special Education Teacher, and Janie Lindsly – High School Spanish Teacher. Hiring the following Non-Certified Personnel on a temporary contract for the 2022-2023 school year: Tiffany Wolfe – LECC Paraprofessional, Gabriela Banuelos – Jefferson Paraprofessional, Alyson Padilla – Lincoln Paraprofessional. Hiring the following as Non-Certified Summer personnel: Erick Caraveo- Summer Football. [Title 25 O.S. Section 307 (B1)] 

Returned to Open Session 

Statement of executive session minutes 

Voted to approve or not approve the resignations of Laura Dilday – Lincoln Elementary Writing Teacher, Rachel Hammock – Lincoln 3rd Grade Teacher, and Kaitlyn Hershberger – ESC Administrative Assistant.

Voted to approve the hiring the following Certified Personnel on a temporary contract for the 2022-2023 school year: Katie Mezo – Lincoln 3rd Grade Teacher, Bobbie Morgan – Roosevelt 5th Grade Teacher, Chelsey Garrett – LECC Speech Pathologist, Lauren Walsh – Jefferson Special Education Teacher, Sarah Spurrier – Lincoln Music Teacher, Charity Hall – Roosevelt Counselor, Shelby Barnett – Lincoln Special Education Teacher, and Janie Lindsly – High School Spanish Teacher. All Personnel will be hired by one vote unless any Board member desires to have a separate vote on any or all listed personnel. 

Voted to approve hiring the following Non-Certified Personnel on a temporary contract for the 2022-2023 school year: Tiffany Wolfe – LECC Paraprofessional, Gabriela Banuelos – Jefferson Paraprofessional, Alyson Padilla – Lincoln Paraprofessional, Erick Caraveo – Summer Football. All Personnel will be hired by one vote unless any Board member desires to have a separate vote on any or all listed personnel. 

Superintendent’s Report 

No superintendent’s report was given. 

Adjourn