District 25 plans construction, OKs personnel changes

Jun 13, 2014 From staff reports

Fremont County School District 25 in Riverton plans several construction projects this summer.

The board accepted the recommendation to hire Nelson Architects for the Tonkin Activities Center building re-roof project on West MainStreet for $22,080 and the Riverton High School Skylights Re-Roof project for $20,990.

The district also is entering a $24,995 contract with Yeates Construction for the security renovation project at Ashgrove Elementary School.

Supervisor of buildings and grounds Larry Hartwell also recommended the board approve Change Order No. 1 with 71 Construction for the Alternative School parking lot project in the amount of $7,508. The change order will add roof drain dry wells and replace the existing front walk with asphalt paving and concrete stoop at the front doors.

Additional items

The district also intends to enter a catering agreement with St. Margaret's School after the board approved the recommendation.

The school board accepted the grant award of about $492,000 for the 2014 Bridges Summer School and Extended Day program.

The board was notified of a $1,000 donation for school supplies from Devon Energy, retirements from Jean Concilio, Leonard Concilio and Mike Carroll, and resignations from Hazel Savage and Cindy Finn.

Other personnel

Amy Hageman is also transferring to Rendezvous as a music teacher, replacing longtime teacher Pat LeMasters, who is retiring.

Paraprofessional Tyler Schmidt resigned, and the board approved the retirement request of Rendezvous third-grade teacher Melva Post, effective the end of the 2013-2014 school year.

Contracts were offered to:

- Aziz Waheed as Riverton High School head boys soccer coach;

- Amy Mason as Riverton High School counselor;

- Alma Law as Riverton High School English teacher;

- Hanna Arzigian as Aspen Park Elementary School art teacher;

Resignations accepted effective the end of the 2013-2014 school year were from:

- Riverton Middle School math facilitator Bruce Peil;

- Assistant freshman volleyball coach Amy Redfern;

- Riverton High School assistant track coach Samantha Miller;

- Jorah Griffith, assistant volleyball coach.

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