The School Board of District 261 met in regular session on May 18, 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, Nelson, Rylander, Spangler, and Wing present. Also present were Superintendent Allan Jensen, Principal Shane Tappe, Renee Melby, Heidi Kent, Paula Wojcik, and Jon Hansen.
The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
Anderson moved to approve the amended agenda, Rylander seconded. MCU.
Johnson moved to approve the following consent agenda:
Nelson reported on Region 1 and Lakes Country Service Coop.
Anderson reported on Otter Tail Family Service Cooperative Annual Meeting.
Mr. Tappe reported on the following:
Mr. Jensen reported on the following:
Mrs. Kent reported on the 7th Grade Recycling Project.
Ms. Wojcik reported on 7th-10th Grade English.
Bright Bytes Technology Survey results were discussed. Recommendations from the Technology Committee were presented. Johnson made a motion to approve the technology requests of $30,620.27 as presented with the Website Design information to be revisited. Rylander seconded. MCU.
Rylander made a motion to approve MSHSL Membership Resultion for 2016-17. B. Johnson seconded. Roll call vote: Wing – yes, B. Johnson – yes, Spanger – yes, Nelson – yes, Anderson – yes, Rylander – yes, C. Johnson – yes. MCU.
Spangler made a motion to approve continuing contract status for Naomi Anderson and Noelle Kratzke. B. Johnson seconded. MCU.
Nelson made a motion to approve work agreement for Jen Tollefson, Summer Rec Director. B. Johnson seconded. MCU.
Anderson made a motion to approve FY16 Audit Contract with Clifton Larson Allen. C. Johnson seconded. MCU.
Nelson made a motion to accept resignation from Becky Amundson, Paraprofessional. Rylander seconded. MCU.
B. Johnson made a motion to approve Principal contract for 2016-17 with Nathan Miessner. Rylander seconded. MCU.
Rylander made a motion to accept the donation of a gas grill from the Ashby American Legion. Spangler seconded. MCU.
Chair Wing called the meeting adjourned at 8:20 pm.
Leslie Anderson, Clerk