With one school year just completed, the Oblong Unit 4 Board of Education continued getting ready for the next one.
The board took care of a number of routine business matters at Monday's meeting including approving the prevailing wage resolution, moving working cash interest to the education fund and appointing Jane Attaway as treasurer and approving the purchase of a treasurer's bond.
In personnel matters, the board accepted the resignations of Dave Hasey as head high school baseball coach and Brittany Miller as junior high school softball coach.
The board also accepted the resignation of Reuben Stence as elementary school teacher and junior high baseball and track coach.
Sarah Bleyer was hired as the junior high and high school instrumental and music and band director.
Also, the board approved the high school and grade school student handbooks and athletic handbook for the 2014-15 school year and approved 2014-15 non-certified pay schedules.
The board tentatively approved policies 4:100, 4:160, 4:170, 5:280, 6:150, and 7:250 and approved the 2014-15 Board of Education meetings and committee meeting dates and times.
The next regular school board meeting will be Monday July 21 at 7 p.m. in the Oblong Room.