Marysville USD 364 Board Meeting Highlights

Below are a few of the Marysville USD 364 Board of Education Meeting highlights from the last few meetings.

MARYSVILLE USD #364
Special Board Meeting Highlights
July 26, 2017
5:30 P.M.

Members Present: Marc Degenhardt, Chris Denner, Todd Milner, Lanny Carpenter, Steve
Schotte, Kevin Samuelson and Sonya Stohs

Approved Food Service Management Policy. Motion carried 7-0.

Met in executive session for 1 hour and 23 minutes to discuss employee performance.


MARYSVILLE USD #364
Special Board Meeting Highlights
August 2, 2017

Members Present: Lanny Carpenter, Marc Degenhardt, Chris Denner, Todd Milner, Kevin Samuelson, Steve Schotte and Sonya Stohs

• Following discussion on the 2017-18 school calendar and the construction at the Junior/Senior High, approved a motion that Marysville Elementary will start school on August 22, 2017 (dismiss at 1:40 P.M.) and that Marysville Junior/Senior High will start school on August 28, 2017 (full day).
Motion carried 5-2. (Mr. Milner and Mr. Schotte voted no.)

• Discussed the preliminary 2017-18 budget and a special board meeting to approve the budget for publication.

• Motion made by Mr. Milner, seconded by Mr. Denner to approve the bid of Hall Brother’s in the amount of $8,284.45 to repair and resurface the blacktop at Marysville Elementary.
Motion carried 7-0.

• Discussed expanding the Band Program to include 5th grade, and purchasing of new instruments. The consensus of the board was to not expand the program or purchase new instruments.

• Approved a motion to rescind the Resolution to Dispose of Surplus Property that had been adopted on July 19, 2017. Motion carried 7-0.

• Discussed Change Order Procedures.

• Met in executive session a total of 70 minutes.

• Offered a certified contract to Megan Peterson as Special Education Teacher at Valley Heights. Motion carried 7-0.

Meeting Adjourned at 8:40 P.M.


MARYSVILLE USD #364
Special Board Meeting Highlights
August 8, 2017
12:00 Noon

Members Present: Marc Degenhardt, Todd Milner, Lanny Carpenter, Steve Schotte, Kevin Samuelson and Sonya Stohs

Member Absent: Chris Denner

• Set the budget hearing on August 21st at 5:30 p.m. at the District Office for the 2017-18
budget. Motion carried 6-0.

• Approved the 2017-18 budget for publication as discussed. (General Fund 20.000, LOB 17.933, Capital Outlay 7.300, Bond & Interest 12.150 for a total mill levy of 57.383).
Motion carried 6-0.

Meeting Adjourned at 12:45 P.M.

Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids and graduated from Valley Heights High School in 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communications. In 2002 Derek joined Taylor Communications, Inc. in Salina, Kansas working in digital media for 550 AM KFRM and 100.9 FM KCLY. Following that stop, he joined Dierking Communications, Inc. stations KNDY AM & FM as a board operator and fill-in sports play-by-play announcer. Starting in 2005 Derek joined the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network as a Studio Coordinator at 101 The Fox in Kansas City, a role he would serve for 15 years culminating in the Super Bowl LIV Championship game broadcast. In 2021 he moved to Audacy, formerly known as Entercom Communications, Inc. and 106.5 The Wolf and 610 Sports Radio, the new flagship stations of the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, the largest radio network in the NFL. Through all of this, Derek continues to serve as the Digital Media Director for Sunflower State Radio, the digital and social media operations of Dierking Communications, Inc. and the 6 radio stations it owns and operates across Kansas.