The Wawascene was created by Dr. Mark Stock, former Superintendent of the Wawasee Community School Corporation. Due to its local popularity, Dr. Stock has left the blog site to future Wawasee administrators.
Friday, December 21, 2007
There may not be much blog activity over the next couple of weeks. Dr. Edington will be serving as interim superintendent during January and officially begin his duties February 1, 2008. At that time blog activities should return to normal.
School resumes January 7, 2008. Happy Holidays everyone!
Tuesday, December 18, 2007
The high school boys' and girls' swimming and diving meets against Northridge will take place today at the Wawasee Middle School pool with diving beginning at 4:45 p.m. followed by swimming at 6:30 p.m.
Milford Middle School's Winter Concert has been cancelled.
Monday, December 17, 2007
Thursday, December 13, 2007
Wawasee Community School Corporation
December 13, 2007
Commended Randy Warren for being named the Indiana Small and Rural Schools educator of the year.
Received the following support personnel resignations:
1. Miss. Tyson Niles as Title I Parent Involvement Paraprofessional at Syracuse School.
Approved the following support personnel for employment:
1. Ms. Jamie Meek as Computer Technician Paraprofessional at Syracuse School.
2. Transfer of Beth Polsean from Wawasee Middle School to Wawasee High School as Resource Paraprofessional
Accepted the following certified personnel items:
1. Mrs. Mickey Speicher, Fifth grade teacher at Milford School—maternity leave February 28 through May, 2008
Agreed to the following certified personnel for employment:
1. Mr. Brian Bowser—temporary teacher at Syracuse to replace Jeanette Wood
2. Ms. Catherine Bowen—temporary science teacher at Wawasee High School beginning 1/24/08 through 5/30/08
Authorized payment, claims for the period 11/1407 through 12/14/07
Accepted the financial report as presented by Mr. Evans
Approved advertising for Tax Anticipation Warrants for 2008
Adopted a Frame Work for Literacy as presented by Mrs. Goshert
Changed the date of the January board meeting to January 15, 2008
Adopted a goal for Expenditure Categories as required by Indiana Statute
Received an overview of Wawasee Community School’s ISTEP scores as presented by Mrs. Goshert and Mr. Cockburn
Tuesday, December 11, 2007
We are extremely excited that Indiana Small and Rural Schools Association has selected Randy as its recipient for Teacher of the Year. This is a great honor for Randy personally and we are pleased for the recognition his award brings to Wawasee Community Schools. We congratulate Randy along with members of the entire Wawasee Community.
Wawasee Community Schools extends its best wishes to Randy as he is considered for the National Teacher of the Year award.
Wednesday, December 05, 2007
Dr. Thomas R. Edington
Ph.D. Educational Administration 1996 Indiana State University
Terre Haute, Indiana
Educational Specialist in Administration 1992 University of S. Mississippi
Principal Certification 1985 Ball State University
M.A. in Elementary Education 1978 Ball State University
B.E. in Elementary Education 1975 Ball State University
Superintendent 2005-Present Richland Bean Blossom
Superintendent 1996-2005 North Miami Community
Schools, Denver, IN
Principal 1986-1996 Huntington County
Teacher 1979-1986 Northern Wells Community
Schools, Ossian, IN
Teacher 1975-1979 Mt. Pleasant Township
United Way of Monroe County—board President
Monroe County Rural Advisory Board—member
Bloomington Rotary Club—member
Bloomington Teacher’s Warehouse—board member
Monroe County Community Corrections—board member
St. John the Apostle Catholic Church—member
Edgewood Dollars for Scholars—board member
Phi Delta Kappa—educational honorary—member
West Central Indiana Education Service Center—board president
Hoosier Hills Special Services Cooperative—board member
South Central Indiana School Study Council—member
Indiana Association of Public School Superintendents—audit chair
Indiana School Executive Leadership Academy—graduate
Ivy Tech Community College Board—Bloomington board member
Monday, December 03, 2007
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