December 16, 2013
The School Board of District 261 met in regular session on December 16, 2013 in the Ashby School Media Center. Chair Wing called the meeting to order at 4:00 PM with members Hoff, Johnson, LaRue, Nelson, Rylander, Spangler, and Wing present. Also present were Superintendent Allan Jensen, Renee Melby, Chad Akerson, and Jessie Simon.
The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
Spangler moved to approve the agenda. Rylander seconded. MCU.
Nelson moved to approve the following consent agenda:
Communication / Delegations
The Minnesota Rural Education Association Board election ballot was read and the Board cast a ballot.
Region 1 Board election ballots were distributed and ballots were cast.
Nelson gave a report on Region 1 and Lakes Country Service Coop.
Wing gave a report on Fergus Falls Special Ed Coop.
Mr. Tappe’s written report was distributed and Mr. Jensen commented on the following in his absence:
Mr. Jensen reported on the following:
Mrs. Simon gave a report on 5th Grade.
Mr. Akerson gave a report on Health and Physical Education.
The following topics were discussed: Affordable Care Act, the World’s Best Work Force, and the Teacher Evaluation Plan.
The Board reviewed the Truth and Taxation Meeting information.
The meeting was recessed at 5:35 pm.
The Truth and Taxation Meeting was held at 6:01 pm.
The meeting resumed to regular session at 6:30 pm.
Johnson made a motion to approve the proposed Final Levy 13 Payable 14 Certification. Rylander seconded. MCU.
Chair Wing called the meeting adjourned at 6:32 pm.
Warren Nelson, Clerk