School Board

(L-R) Dave Rinehart (secretary), Debbie Lipps (vice president), Michelle Baugh (president),
Steve Brock (member), Don Lipps (member)

2020 Monthly School Board Meetings

January 16, 2020
February 20, 2020
March 19, 2020
April 16, 2020
May 14, 2020
June 18, 2020
July 16, 2020
August 20, 2020
New Date September 14, 2020
October 22, 2020
November 19, 2020
December 17, 2020

Board of School Trustees meetings are held on the third Thursday of the month at the Central Education Center (CEC), 389 East Jackson St, Martinsville. In the event the date falls on a scheduled school break, meetings may be subject to change. Please join us.

Upcoming Meetings

September 14, 2020
Public Hearing – 2021 Budget 
6:30 pm
Central Education Center (CEC)
389 E Jackson St, Martinsville

  • Proposed Bus Replacement Plan (IC 20-40-18)
  •  2021 Proposed Capital Projects Plan (IC 20-40-18)


Immediately Following
School Board Monthly Meeting -> NEW DATE

September 14, 2020
6:30 pm
Central Education Center
389 East Jackson St, Martinsville

The meeting date was changed due to state and federal statutory policies concerning Title IX and the State of Indiana’s Teacher Appreciation Grant. The policies must be approved by September 15, 2020. 

September 15, 2020
School Board Executive Session
6:30 PM
Central Education Center

Monthly SCHOOL BOARD Meetings


To view monthly School Board meetings, please visit our Youtube channel: MSD of Martinsville School Board


For the September 14, 2020 Public Budget Hearing and Monthly September School Board Meeting:

To speak about the 2021 budget or an item listed on the September agenda (agenda to follow next week), please arrive to the Central Education Center (CEC) before the start of the meeting to sign up. Please include your name, address and agenda item for which your comment relates. 

Monthly School Board Meetings

To request to have an agenda topic added and speak about it,  please email Dr. Arthur, [email protected], no later than ten business days before the scheduled meeting. Request then sent to our School Board President for final review. Please see ISBA guidelines or click Bylaws and Policies (above) for additional procedures.



Thursday, June 4, 2020
School Board, Executive Session
5 pm, Central Education Center (CEC), AGENDA

Monday, May 11, 2020
School Board Meeting Executive Session 
4:30pm, Central Education Center (CEC),
389 East Jackson St, Martinsville

February 20, 2020
4:30 pm, Central Education Center, Agenda

December 19, 2019
5:45 pm, Central Education Center
Agenda + Advertisement

December 12, 2019
4:30 pm, Central Education Center

November 6, 2019
4 PM, Central Education Center

October 28, 2019
11:30 AM – 3 PM, McCormick’s Creek

August 22, 2019
1 pm, Central Education Center


2019 Meetings

December 19, 2019
Hearing – Public Comments
Discussion: 2020 bond funding for proposed fieldhouse/multi-purpose space for district (located at MHS) 6:30 pm
Central Education Center

October 29, 2019
Public Hearing – Contract Special Board Meeting 
6:30 PM, Central Education Center (CEC)

October 24, 2019
Notice Public Hearing – Collective Bargaining Agreement
6:30 PM, Central Education Center

September 5, 2019
Notice to taxpayers + Public Hearing on Budget

August 15, 2019
Public Hearing:  Pre-formal bargaining

July 9, 2019
Selling Bonds