February 18, 2009
The School Board of District 261 met in regular session on February 18, 2009 in the Media Center of the School. Chairman LaRue called the meeting to order at 6:05 PM with members Hoff, Johnson, LaRue, Nelson, Rylander, Spangler, and Wing present. Also present were Superintendent Allan Jensen, Principal Tom Otte, Camille Schultz, and Dustin Steenblock.
The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
Mrs. Wing moved to approve the agenda, seconded by Mr. Nelson. MCU.
Mrs. Wing moved to approve the following consent agenda:
Superintendent Jensen presented the School Board Members with certificates in honor of School Board Member Recognition week.
Mr. Nelson gave a report on Region I.
Ms. Schultz gave a report on Elementary and High School Art.
Mr. Steenblock gave a report on Industrial Ed, Agriculture Ed, and FFA.
Mr. Otte reported on the following:
Mr. Jensen reported on the following:
The 2008-2009 and 2009-2010 budget forecasts and 2009-2010 expenditure targets were discussed.
Mr. Nelson made a motion to accept the early retirement option proposal from Bonnie Pfeffer. Mr. Johnson seconded. MCU.
Mr. Nelson made a motion to set the 2009-2010 General Fund expenditure budget reduction target at $150,000.00. Mr. Spangler seconded. MCU.
Mr. Hoff made a motion to adjourn at 8:35 pm. Mr. Rylander seconded. MCU.
Warren Nelson, Clerk