The School Board of District 261 met in regular session on November 16, 2016 in the Media Center of the School. Chair Wing called the meeting to order at 6:00 PM with members Anderson, B. Johnson, C. Johnson, Nelson, Rylander, and Wing present. Absent: Spangler. Also present were Superintendent Al Niemann, Principal Nate Meissner, Renee Melby, Heidi Hoff, and Andy Peterson.
The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
Nelson moved to approve the agenda, Rylander seconded. MCU.
Anderson moved to approve the following consent agenda:
B. Johnson seconded. MCU.
An update was given on the MSBA Leadership Conference.
Nelson reported on Region 1 and Lakes Country Service Coop.
Wing reported on Fergus Falls Special Ed Coop.
Mr. Meissner reported on the following:
Mr. Niemann reported on the following:
Mr. Peterson gave a report on various school functions that he is involved in.
Nelson made a motion to appoint Leslie Anderson to replace Warren Nelson as the Region 1 Board Member. Rylander seconded. MCU.
Rylander made a motion to approve the Volunteer Release and Waiver Form. Anderson seconded. MCU.
Anderson made a motion to approve the results of the School Board Election as follows:
Heidi Hoff 644
Corey Johnson 629
Kirby Spangler 636
Benjamin Johnson 657
Write-in votes 35
Nelson seconded. MCU.
C. Johnson made a motion to accept the Insurance Package for Commercial Property, General Liability, Directors & Officers, Commercial Auto from Continental Western and Workers Compensation from RAM Mutual. B. Johnson seconded. Rylander abstained from voting. Motion carried.
Nelson made a motion to approve the FY16 Financial Audit from Clifton Larson Allen LLP. B. Johnson seconded. MCU.
Ballots were cast for the Lakes Country Service Coop Board of Directors.
Chair Wing called the meeting adjourned at 7:32 pm.
Leslie Anderson, Clerk