Regular Board Meeting Minutes
February 26, 2007
WHITEHALL DISTRICT SCHOOLS
MINUTES OF BOARD ACTION
COMMUNITY SERVICES BUILDING BOARD ROOM
Donald Eilers, Laura Sikkenga, Dave Gundersen, Randy Brown,
Cortney Kittridge (Student Representative)
Ruth Grenell, Randall Fielstra, Mike Sutton
Darlene Dongvillo, Christine Annese, Dave Hundt, Dave Rodgers,
John VanLoon, Dale Meinert, Kevin Reid, Mike Snell, Marianne Bassett,
Eric Gaertner, Greg Means, Steve Markel
February 26, 2007
President Donald Eilers called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m. with the Pledge of Allegiance.
There was no public participation.
Approval of Agenda:
Moved Sikkenga/Brown to approve the agenda as submitted. All Ayes (4) Carried.
Secretary Mike Sutton was not present at the meeting and there was no Board correspondence.
Don Eilers shared a letter with the Board from MASB congratulating Randy Brown for his
outstanding achievements as a school board member. Randy has earned the Award of Merit for
having completed over 75 total credits.
Student Representative, Cortney Kittridge, reported on the following items from each of our
buildings: at the High School, 15 students will be attending a debate at Muskegon Community
College where they will negotiate contracts between laborers and management; nine wrestlers
qualified for state competition; the National Honor Society is holding a penny drive to benefit
lymphoid cancer; varsity volleyball will head to Fruitport this week to play Spring Lake in the
district semi-finals; the musical “No, No, Nannette” will take place on March 15-17. At the
Middle School, there was a school-wide ski trip last week to Caberfae; on March 8, the 6th
graders will return to Caberfae to learn about safety and survival during the winter season; the 8th