The School Board of District 261 met in regular session on May 16, 2018 in the Media Center of the School. Chair Wing called the meeting to order at 6:00 PM with members Anderson, Hoff, B. Johnson, C. Johnson, Rylander, and Wing present. Absent: Spangler. Also present were Superintendent Niemann, Principal Nate Meissner, Renee Melby, Peter Nelson, Noelle Kratzke, Andy Peterson, Sidney Jensen, and Aiden Bruck.
The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
Hoff moved to approve the agenda, Anderson seconded. MCU.
Rylander moved to approve the following consent agenda:
Resignation of Mr. Tyler Butler - 6th grade teacher/Math/Coach
Resignation of Troy Mickelson - Girls’ BB Coach
Approve hiring of Al Niemann - Head Girls’ BB Coach.
Approve Maternity Leave for Noelle Kratzke.
Approve one year waiver of tenure contract for Kandace Norby.
Approve hiring of Marisa Baune 6th Grade/Middle School Math Teacher.
Lakeside Lumber $250 Ag Program
Ashby Legion $200 Science Program
C. Johnson seconded. MCU.
Senior Class Trip information was presented by Sidney Jensen and Aiden Bruck.
Andy Peterson introduced a Student Trip to Europe for 2019.
Anderson reported on Region 1.
Wing reported on Fergus Falls Special Education Coop and Lakes Country Service Coop.
Mr. Meissner reported on the following:
Mr. Niemann reported on the following:
Mr. Nelson reported on Phy Ed and Health.
Mrs. Kratzke reported on High School Math.
Second Reading of Policies 611-624.
First Reading for Policies 701-721.
Discussion on Graduation.
Discussion on changing to Electronic Board Documents/Communications.
Discussion on Principal hiring process.
Rylander made a motion to approve the Senior Class Trip. Anderson seconded. MCU
Hoff made a motion to approve the Engagement Letter with Clifton Larson Allen Audit Firm for the Fiscal Year 2018 Audit. B. Johnson seconded. MCU
B. Johnson made a motion to approve Policies 611-624. Rylander seconded. MCU
Hoff made a motion to support the 2019 Europe Trip. Anderson seconded. MCU.
C. Johnson made a motion to approve MSHSL Membership Resolution for 2018-19. B. Johnson seconded. Roll call vote: B. Johnson – yes, Hoff – yes, Anderson – yes, Rylander – yes, C. Johnson – yes, Wing - yes. MCU.
Hoff made a motion to adjourn. B. Johnson seconded. MCU. Chair Wing called the meeting adjourned at 7:58 pm.
Leslie Anderson, Clerk