May 28, 2014

The Walnut Bend Independent School District Board of Trustees approved the 2014-2015 school calendar and the appraisal calendar during the May 13 meeting, according to the unofficial minutes. 

The board also approved the finances and bills during the meeting.

The business hours for the summer months will be 8 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday. 

Walnut Bend ISD received the TASB Risk Management Fund Grant for 2013-2014 and will be used for sidewalk repair on the campus. The board approved any costs for the sidewalk repairs that exceed the funds of the grant. 

Walnut Bend ISD Superintendent Matt Davenport updated the board about the facility management projects that will be performed during the summer months.

Brown Foundation Repair was awarded the bid to complete foundation repairs to the school building. 

Mike Emory’s bid was accepted to complete the mason work on the building. 

Davenport also discussed the technology needs for the 2014-2015 school year. Board members discussed the purchase of Chromebooks and tablets for next year. No action was taken.