February 17, 2016
The School Board of District 261 met in regular session on February 17, 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, Rylander, Spangler, and Wing present. Absent: Nelson. Also present were Superintendent Allan Jensen, Principal Shane Tappe, Renee Melby, Jessie Simon, and Dustin Steenblock.
The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
C. Johnson moved to approve the agenda, Anderson seconded. MCU.
Rylander moved to approve the following consent agenda:
Mr. Jensen thanked the Board Members for their service and honored each Board Member with a Recognition Certificate.
Wing reported on the Fergus Falls Special Ed Coop.
Mrs. Simon reported on 3rd Grade.
Mr. Steenblock reported on Ag Ed and FFA.
Mr. Tappe reported on the following:
Mr. Jensen reported on the following:
The Superintendent vacancy selection process was discussed. Committee appointed was Rylander, B. Johnson, and Wing.
Anderson made a motion to accept the AEF Grants in the amount of $6,527.56. C. Johnson seconded. MCU.
Spangler made a motion to approve work agreement with Whitney Moore, Head Volleyball Coach for Fall 2016. B. Johnson seconded. MCU.
C. Johnson introduced Resolution No. 16.04 for reduction of one Elementary Teacher position. Roll call vote: B. Johnson – yes; Spangler – yes; Anderson – yes; Rylander – yes; C. Johnson – yes; Wing – yes. MCU.
C. Johnson made a motion to approve the 2016-17 School Calendar. Rylander seconded. MCU.
C. Johnson made a motion to approve the 2015-16 Seniority List for Certified Staff. Anderson seconded. MCU.
Chair Wing called the meeting adjourned at 8:04 pm.
Leslie Anderson, Clerk