The Duneland School Board will make preliminary reviews of the school
corporationís capital project funds, bus replacement funds and debt service
funds for 2013 during its meeting Thursday at 6 p.m.
The board will meet at the Duneland School Corporation Administration
Center, 601 West Morgan Ave. in Chesterton to discuss the three budgets
which are separate from the schoolís General Fund. A preliminary view for
the 2013 General Fund will take place when the board meets in August.
Under new business, the board will discuss the appointment of principal for
Chesterton Middle School to succeed outgoing principal Craig Stafford.
Stafford is transferring to an assistant principal position at CHS,
succeeding Tim McGinty who retired this year.
Also on the agenda is a comment report from Superintendent Dirk Baer.
Assistant Superintendent Monte Moffett will provide reports on personnel.
Baer will also ask the board to consider addressing a letter to the Indiana
Department of Transportation on traffic safety for school buses travelling
around the new Porter hospital at the corner of Ind. 49 and U.S. 6 in
Meanwhile, the board will discuss the renewal of the schoolís property and