by Doug Glosson
During the Warren ISD Board of Trustees meeting on January 18, Robyn Glosson was recognized as District Teacher for the year 2015-16, as well as for the Warren Elementary campus. Other campus Teachers of the Year are Warren High School, Michelle Weichert, Warren Junior High, Kristen Elliott, and Fred Elementary, Lauren Sizemore. The Chamber Banquet where teachers will be recognized will be held at First Baptist Church in Woodville on Thursday, February 11 at 6 p.m.
Kicking off the meeting, the Board was recognized by each campus with gift certificates, gift baskets filled with candies, cards, and books that were donated to the campus libraries in honor of the board. Recognition was presented to each individual member by a high school student thanking the board and recognizing them in some special way for what they have contributed to the school as a board member. Superintendent Brad McEachern presented each member with a certificate of recognition for the dedicated leadership in public education and continuing service to the children of the community.
McEachern reported that enrollment is up 17 students from this time last year, totaling 1257 students.
The consent agenda, including minutes of December 14, 2015, along with December 2015 bills, accounts totaling $523,386.10 and October 2015 tax office report were unanimously approved.
The next public board meeting will be held on February 22 at 7 p.m. in the Warren School Board Room, located in the Warren School Administration Office.