August 19, 2013
The School Board of District 261 met in regular session on August 19, 2013 in the Media Center of the School. Chair Wing called the meeting to order at 6:00 PM with members Hoff, LaRue, Nelson, Rylander, Spangler, and Wing present. Absent: Johnson. Also present were Superintendent Allan Jensen, Principal Shane Tappe, Renee Melby, Marcy Andreasen, and Tom Gronwold.
The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
LaRue moved to approve the amended agenda, Rylander seconded. MCU.
Nelson moved to approve the following consent agenda:
Nelson gave a report on Region 1 and Lakes Country Service Coop.
Wing gave a report on the Fergus Falls Special Ed Coop and Ashby Education Foundation.
Mr. Tappe reported on the following:
Mr. Jensen reported on the following:
Athletic Director’s Report
Mrs. Andreasen reported on the following:
Mrs. Andreasen gave a report on Career Counseling, and together with Mr. Gronowold reported on Social Studies.
LaRue made a motion to allow one period of the Athletic Director’s class schedule to be used for Athletic Director duties. Discussion followed. Nelson seconded. MCU.
LaRue made a motion to adopt the Student Parent Handbook for 2013-14. Hoff seconded. MCU.
Rylander made a motion to adopt the Teacher Handbook for 2013-14. LaRue seconded. MCU.
Nelson made a motion to approve the School Nursing Contract with Prairie Ridge Health Services. LaRue seconded. MCU.
Nelson made a motion to approve the Athletic Trainer Contract with Lake Region Health. Spangler seconded. MCU.
Spangler made a motion to approve work agreements with: Kristin Spanger, Renee Melby, Leo Ohren, Heidi Hoff, Kollyn Malecha, Jill Evavold, Perry Evavold, Joyce Rylander, Sandra Barry, Brenda Risbrudt, Bill Liester, Susie Casberg, Danielle Schroeder, Kevin Fick, Becky Amundson, Suzanna Ecker, Sheryl Bjorklund, Rosie Nissen, Barb Kraemer, Angie Baker, Nancy LaRue, Kayla Hennessey, Jennifer Tollefson, and Sam Olson. Hoff seconded. MCU.
Nelson made a motion to accept the resignation from Larry Jacobson as bus driver. Hoff seconded. MCU.
Rylander made a motion to approve the following fundraisers: Music Club – concessions, pizza sales, wreath sales; Boys Basketball Club – wrist bands, dock removal, night with the Arrows. LaRue seconded. MCU.
Rylander made a motion to accept a donation from Hilltop Church for $200. Spangler seconded. MCU.
Chair Wing called the meeting adjourned at 7:45 pm.
Warren Nelson, Clerk