The Lower Kuskokwim School District Board of Education met on February 13, 2017 for a SPECIAL MEETING in Bethel, Alaska. Present for the meeting were Board members Greg Larson, Wassilie Pleasant, President Susan G. Murphy, Deanna Latham, Will Updegrove, Clarence Daniel, John Mark, Florence Therchik via VTC, and Jonathan Lewis via teleconference.
During the meeting, the Board:
• Authorized LKSD Administration to proceed with the design of a new immersion school on the LKSD Campus.
• Authorized LKSD Administration to negotiate a lease with Yuut Elitnaurviat to house Kuskokwim Learning Academy.
• Approved, in concept, for the purchase of teacher housing duplex modular homes in Nunapitchuk and in Akiuk at the quoted price of $1,499,900.00 for both.
The LKSD Board will reconvene in regular session on March 1st, 2017.