School Board Elected Officials

Code of Ethics

A School Board member should honor the high responsibility that membership demands:

*BY thinking always in terms of children first.
*BY understanding that the basic function of the school board member is policy-making and not administrative, and by accepting the responsibility of learning to    distinguish between these two functions.
*BY accepting the responsibility, along with fellow board members, to assure that adequate facilities and resources are provided for the proper functioning of schools.
*BY refusing to play politics in either the traditional partisan, or in any petty sense.
*By representing the entire school community at all times.
*BY accepting the responsibility of becoming well-informed concerning the duties of board members, and the proper function of public schools.
*BY recognizing responsibility as a State official to seek the improvement of education throughout the State.
A School Board member should demonstrate respectful relationships with other members of the Board:
*BY recognizing that authority rests only with the board in official meetings and that the individual member has no legal status to bind the board outside of such meetings.
*BY recognizing the integrity of previous board members and the merit of their work.
*BY refusing to make statements or promises as to how he or she will vote on any matter which should properly come before the board as a whole.
*BY making decisions only after all the facts bearing on a question have been presented and discussed.
*BY respecting the opinion of others and by graciously conforming to the principle of majority rule.
*BY refusing to participate in irregular meetings which are not official and when all members do not have the opportunity to attend.
*BY working with fellow board members and the administration fairly determine the present and future education needs of the community.
A School Board member should maintain desirable relations with the superintendent of schools and other employees:
*BY striving to procure the best professional leader available for the head administrative position.
*BY giving the superintendent full administrative authority for properly discharging the professional duties of the position and the responsibility to achieve acceptable results.
*BY acting only after consideration of the superintendent’s recommendations on matters of school governance.
*BY having the superintendent present at all meeting of the Board except when his or her contract and salary considerations are under review.
*BY respecting proper communication channels, referring all complaints to the proper administrative office and considering them only after failure of an administrative solution.
*BY providing adequate safeguards around the superintendent and other employees so that they can preform their responsibilities.
*BY presenting criticisms of an employee directly to the superintendent.
A School Board member should maintain a commitment community.
*BY developing and adopting a mission and vision statement for the school corporation.
*BY conducting all school business transactions openly.
*BY vigorously seeking adequate financial support for the schools.
*BY refusing to use the school board position for personal gain.
*BY refusing to discuss confidential board business anywhere other than when attending a properly advertised board meeting.
*BY earning the community’
s confidence that all is being done in the best interests of school children.

ISBA Board of Directors  Revision: 9/10/2010

Superintendent of Public Instruction

Jennifer McCormick (R)

 

 

Eminence Consolidated School                        6764 N SR 42 P.O. Box 135    Eminence, IN 46125     (765)528-2101

Adams Township                     Michael Newby                       (765) 528-2313
Adams Township                     Todd Shupe                             (317) 840-1588
Ashland Township                   Diana Rumbaugh                    (765)528-2229
Ashland Township                   Brent Pottorff                          (765) 341-8884
At-Large                                  Andrew Finney                        (317) 445-3543

 

Monroe-Gregg School Corporation                135 S. Chestnut St.    Monrovia, IN               (317) 996-3720

Gregg Township                      Tom Kennedy                          (317) 996-3688
Gregg Township                      Timothy Pridemore                 (317) 441-3243
Monroe Township                   Jack Elliott                               (317) 996-2379
Monroe Township                   Christopher Williams              (317) 557-7390
At-Large                                  Celina Clements                      (317) 339-4333

 

Mooresville Consolidated School Corporation      11 W. Carlisle St.     Mooresville, IN 46158  (317) 831-0950

Brown Township                     Bill Roberson                           (317) 831-1036
Harrison Township                  Randall Davis                          (317) 797-5001
Madison Township                  Matthew Saner                       (317) 412-6848
Town of Mooresville               Dave Oberle                            (317) 831-1959
At-Large                                  Perry King                               NO Number

 

MSD-Martinsville                         389 E. Jackson St.           Martinsville, IN 46151       (765) 342-6641

District #1                   Steve Brock                 (765) 792-0365  (Wash 1, 2, 5, 6, 12)
District #2                   Tana Lobb                   (765) 341-8121  (Wash 3, 4, 10, 11)
District #3                   Dave Rinehart             (765) 318-8240  (Wash 7,9,14 Green 1, 2)
District #4                   Debbie Lipps               (765) 346-2555  (Wash 8, 13 Clay 1, 2, 3)
District #5                   Michelle Baugh           (765) 318-2888  (Ray 1, 2, Jefferson 1-3, Baker)

 

Nineveh-Hensley-Jackson (NHJ) United School Corp   802 S. Indian Creek Dr. Trafalgar, IN 461581 (317) 878-2100

Jackson Township        Kevin Parks                  (317) 412-0425
Hensley Township       Judy Misiniec              (317) 407-1401
Nineveh Township       Thomas Burgett          (317) 878-2104
At-Large                      Ed Harvey                    (317) 504-7030
At-Large                      Gregg Waltz                (317) 694-4294