December 21, 2009
The School Board of District 261 met in regular session on December 21, 2009 in the Media Center of the School. Chairman LaRue called the meeting to order at 6:00 PM with members Hoff, Johnson, LaRue, Nelson, Rylander, Spangler, and Wing present. Also present were Superintendent Allan Jensen, Principal Tom Otte, Renee Melby, Ryan Bartosiewski, and Tanya Nelson.
The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
Wing moved to approve the agenda, seconded by Rylander. MCU.
The FY10 Budget and Levy Review for the Truth and Taxation Meeting was presented.
Johnson moved to approve the following consent agenda:
Nelson gave a report on Region I.
Wing gave a report on Fergus Falls Special Ed Coop.
Mr. Otte reported on the following:
Spangler made a motion to adjourn the meeting at 6:57 pm to attend the Christmas Program.
Chairman LaRue called the meeting to order at 8:50 pm.
Mr. Otte continued his report:
Mr. Jensen reported on the following:
Ms. Nelson gave a report on 9th – 12th Grade English and College English.
Mr. Bartosiewski gave a report on High School Phy Ed and K-3 Phy Ed. Jump Rope for Heart will be held February 1, 2010.
Ballots for Region 1 Board election were cast.
Race to the Top Federal Competitive Grant that Minnesota is pursuing that Districts may opt in was discussed.
Nelson made a motion to accept the 2009-2010 Ashby ISD 261 Seniority List. Rylander seconded. MCU.
Wing made a motion to accept the FY09 Audit. Hoff seconded. MCU.
Nelson made a motion to set the net operating referendum revenue for the 2009 pay 2010 levy at $275,000. Wing seconded. MCU.
Wing made a motion to change the January meeting date to January 11, 2010 and the February meeting date to February 22, 2010. Rylander seconded. MCU.
Nelson made a motion to adjourn at 10:29 pm. LaRue seconded. MCU.
Warren Nelson, Clerk