December 20, 2010
The School Board of District 261 met in regular session on December 20, 2010 in the Media Center of the School. Chairman LaRue called the meeting to order at 6:20 PM following the Truth and Taxation Meeting with members Hoff, Johnson, LaRue, Nelson, Rylander, Spangler, and Wing present. Also present were Superintendent Allan Jensen, Principal Tom Otte, Renee Melby, Kathy VanSanten, and Heidi Kent.
The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
Wing moved to approve the agenda, seconded by Hoff . MCU.
Rylander moved to approve the following consent agenda:
Congratulations were given to Warren Nelson being elected to the Lakes Country Service Cooperative Board of Directors.
Wing reported on Fergus Falls Special Ed Coop.
Spangler inquired about the weapons policy regarding students with leathermans in their possession during ball games. Principal Otte will inform the students and will be enforcing the policy at events.
Nelson reported on Region 1.
Mr. Otte reported on the following:
Mr. Jensen reported on the following:
Mrs. Kent gave a report on Knowledge Bowl and Jr. High Physical Science, English, and Health.
Region I Board Election ballots were cast.
Softball Scoreboard revenue sources was tabled.
Nelson made a motion to adopt the 2010-2011 Ashby ISD 261 Seniority List as presented. Spangler seconded. MCU.
Johnson made a motion to approve the 2010 Pay 2011 Levy Certification of $896,994.06. Rylander seconded. MCU.
Wing made a motion to approve the work agreement for Suzanna Ecker as Special Ed Paraprofessional. Nelson seconded. MCU.
Board Member Nelson presented departing member Scott LaRue with a bell thanking him for his service to the School District.
Chairman LaRue called the meeting adjourned at 8:10 pm.
Warren Nelson, Clerk