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Superintendent search consultant determination on agenda for upcoming special meeting of Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education

Posted July 31, 2013 by Bruce Snook

The Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education is expected to consider a recommendation regarding a superintendent search consultant during a special meeting set for Monday morning (August 5th). The special meeting is a follow-up to the board’s regular meeting on July 15th when it was revealed that Dick Dunham, the MASB (Michigan Association of […]

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Superintendent search process in spotlight during Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education meeting

Posted July 16, 2013 by Bruce Snook

The superintendent search process was in the spotlight during Monday’s (July 15) meeting of the Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education meeting, but in a different way than anticipated. Current Superintendent Roger Rathburn plans to retire in 2014 and, with that knowledge in hand,  the board acted in April to contract with MASB – […]

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Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education adopts preliminary budget for 2013-2014

Posted June 18, 2013 by Bruce Snook

The Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education has adopted the 2013-2014 Preliminary Budget for the new fiscal year beginning July 1. The action came Monday evening (June 17) following a public hearing during which there were no citizen comments. The hearing – held prior to the regular board meeting – included a presentation by […]

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Budgetary matters on agenda for Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education meeting Monday evening

Posted June 17, 2013 by Bruce Snook

The Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education will consider budgetary matters during its meeting Monday evening (June 17). The board is slated to conduct an ‘open hearing’ on the 2013-2014 preliminary budget and receive a presentation on the spending plan during the hearing.  Later in the meeting, the board will consider adopting the budget […]

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Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education awards contract for reconstruction of high school tennis courts

Posted May 21, 2013 by Bruce Snook

The Three Rivers Community School Board of Education has given the go-ahead for redoing the tennis courts at Three Rivers High School. The approval came Monday evening (May 20) as the board accepted the recommendation of Kingscott Associates of Kalamazoo to enter into a contract with Quality Asphalt, Inc. of Homer, Michigan, the low bidder […]

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Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education to meet at 7 p.m. Monday

Posted May 19, 2013 by Bruce Snook

Six ‘Action Items’ are on the agenda for the Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education meeting Monday evening (May 20): Consent Agenda Handbook Adoptions Award of Bid for Tennis Court Improvements Teacher Tenure Attainments Non-Probationary Contract Renewal Recommendation Resolution – St. Joseph County ISD Board Election 2013. Only one item appears under the ‘Reports’ […]

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Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education to meet Monday evening

Posted May 5, 2013 by Bruce Snook

The Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education is slated to meet Monday evening (May 6th). The agenda lists three Action Items: Consent agenda Two requests from Park Elementary School representatives for permission to take two out-of-state field trips ISD 2013-2014 General Fund Budget Resolution. Other agenda items include the first reading of student handbooks […]

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TR Board of Education authorizes contract with MASB to assist in ‘superintendent search’ process

Posted April 15, 2013 by Bruce Snook

The Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education has acted to contract with MASB – the Michigan Association of School Boards – to assist in the selection of a new superintendent to succeed Roger Rathburn upon his retirement in 2014. The move came Monday evening (April 15th) in response to a recommendation from the board’s […]

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Action to contract with MASB for superintendent search on agenda for TR Board of Education meeting Monday evening

Posted April 14, 2013 by Bruce Snook

Action to contract with MASB for the superintendent search is an Action Item for the Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education meeting Monday evening (April 15th). The Board of Education Human Resource Subcommittee is recommending the board contract with MASB for the search to select the successor to current Superintendent Roger Rathburn who plans […]

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Light agenda for Three Rivers Board of Education meeting Monday evening

Posted March 17, 2013 by Bruce Snook

There’s a light agenda for the Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education Monday evening (March 18). There are two Action Items: Consent Agenda Best Practice Incentive Resolution. Only one item is listed under Reports: Superintendent Tidbits. Monday’s meeting will get underway at 7 p.m. in the District Training Room at the Administrative Offices on […]

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Recommendation for ‘superintendent search’ provider expected at next Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education meeting

Posted March 5, 2013 by Bruce Snook

The Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education is expected to receive a ‘superintendent search’ provider recommendation from its Human Resources Committee at the board’s next meeting on March 18. That was the indication Monday evening (March 4) as Board Secretary Pete Bennett reported on the work of the committee on which he serves along […]

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Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education to meet Monday evening

Posted March 3, 2013 by Bruce Snook

The Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education will meet in regular session Monday evening (March 4th). Two Action Items are on the agenda – the consent agenda and a request to grant permission to take the Norton Elementary School fourth grade students to the annual Silver Hawks baseball game in Indiana. Two reports are […]

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Three Rivers school district voters to be asked for renewal of ‘Non-Homestead Tax’ in May 7th election

Posted February 5, 2013 by Bruce Snook

Voters in the Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education will be asked to approve renewal of an 18-mill ‘Non-Homestead Tax’ for 20 years in a special election on May 7th. The Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education set the process in motion Monday evening (February 4th) following a presentation by Superintendent Roger Rathburn […]

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Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education meeting on Monday evening calendar

Posted February 4, 2013 by Bruce Snook

Two ‘Educational Highlights’ presentations are on the agenda for the Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education meeting Monday evening (February 4th): Empty Bowls Business Professionals of America (BPA). Five ‘Action Items’ are also on the agenda: Consent Agenda Request for out-of-state field trip by the Five Star Program to attend the Amazing Race in […]

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Schmidtendorff re-elected as president of Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education

Posted January 14, 2013 by Bruce Snook

Susan Schmidtendorff has been re-elected as president of the Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education, a post she has held for 18 of the 19 years that she has served on the seven-member board. Schmidtendorff was chosen in election activity that was part of the board’s organizational meeting Monday evening (January 14th).  Mike Bosma […]

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Three Rivers Board of Education organizational meeting slated for Monday evening

Posted January 13, 2013 by Bruce Snook

The Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education will conduct its organizational meeting Monday evening (January 14th). Superintendent Roger Rathburn will serve as the presiding officer until the election of the board president, one of the items of business for the organizational session, and administer the oath of office to newly-elected Trustee Carl Barth.  In […]

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Audit shows ‘break even’ year for Three Rivers school district in 2011-2012 fiscal year

Posted December 11, 2012 by Bruce Snook

‘It was pretty much a ‘break even’ year for the school district.” This is how Mike Wilson, CPA with Norman & Paulsen, P.C., characterized the General Fund performance of the Three Rivers school district during the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2012 in his review of the 2011-2012 audit Monday evening (December 10). Wilson […]

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John Rentfrow recognized for 17 years of service on Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education

Posted December 10, 2012 by Bruce Snook

Monday’s (December 10) meeting of the Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education was the final one for John Rentfrow after 17 years of service, including his role as board secretary in recent years. Superintendent Roger Rathburn recognized Rentfrow during his ‘Superintendent’s Tidbits’ at the end of the meeting.  He noted that his arrival in […]

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Audit presentation, trip requests, guidelines for issuing senior citizen passes on TR Board of Education agenda

Posted December 9, 2012 by Bruce Snook

A presentation regarding the 2011-2012 audit is among the Action Items on the agenda for the Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education meeting Monday evening (December 10). Other Action Items include the following: Consent Agenda Approval of Trip Requests:  Norton 5th grade, Choir/Band Guidelines for Issuing Senior Citizen Passes Summer Tax Collection Resolution Sequestration […]

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Superintendent search company presentations scheduled for Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education meeting on Monday

Posted November 18, 2012 by Bruce Snook

Monday’s (November 19) meeting of the Three Rivers Community Schools Board of Education will feature presentations by four companies interested in assisting with the search for a new school superintendent. Superintendent Roger Rathburn has indicated his intention to retire in 2014 and the presentations by the consultants are part of the process to select his […]

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