ACSD Board meets in special session

by Brianne Eilers
The Allamakee Community School District (ACSD)Board of Directors met for a special meeting Tuesday, September 1 to discuss several personnel matters, as well as Sunday usage of the football field at Waukon High School.
Board members approved the hiring of Cindy Egan as a five hour per day cook, Denise Ward as a 5.75 hour per day associate at West Elementary, Carolyn Campbell as a 5.75 hour per day associate at Waukon High School, Earl Zezulka as a custodian at the Waukon Middle School, and staff for the 21st Century program. The Board also accepted two resignations: Lawrence Benda, due to retirement, from his position as a mechanic at the district bus barn, effective October 30, 2015; and Joey Lapel from his positions of 10th grade boys' basketball coach and assistant varsity baseball coach.
The Board also approved Sunday usage of the high school football field for the local youth football league for home games the Sundays of September 13, October 4 and October 11.