March 25, 2013
The School Board of District 261 met in regular session on March 25, 2013 in the Media Center of the School. Chair Wing called the meeting to order at 6:00 PM with members Hoff, Johnson, LaRue, Nelson, Rylander, Spangler, and Wing present. Also present were Superintendent Allan Jensen, Principal Shane Tappe, Renee Melby, Marcy Andreasen, Kris Roley, and Chris VanKempen.
The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
LaRue moved to approve the amended agenda, Spangler seconded. MCU.
LaRue moved to approve the following consent agenda:
A letter of intent to Negotiate the 2013-2015 contract from the Ashby Education Association was read. Nelson made a motion to acknowledge the receipt of the letter. Rylander seconded. MCU.
Wing gave a report on the Fergus Falls Special Ed Coop, Ashby Education Foundation, and the Board work session on March 11, 2103.
Athletic Director’s Report
Mrs. Andreasen reported on the following:
Mrs. Roley and Mrs. VanKempen gave reports on Special Education.
Mr. Tappe reported on the following:
Mr. Jensen reported on the following:
The budget impacts of Sequestration and Legislation was discussed.
The 2012-13 School Calendar options due to weather changes were discussed. Rylander made a motion to revise the calendar changing May 28 and 29 to student days and May 30 and 31 to staff workshop days. Nelson seconded. MCU.
Nelson made a motion to approve work agreements for: Kandace Norby Head Softball Coach, Chad Koep Assistant Softball Coach, Lisa Wigdahl Head Golf Coach, Jen Froemming Head Track Coach, Chris VanKempen Assistant Track Coach, Tom Olson/Blaine Berry Head Baseball Co-coaches, Jeremy Knick Assistant Baseball Coach, Kollyn Malecha Evening Custodian/Kitchen Aide. Rylander seconded. MCU.
LaRue made a motion to approve termination of work agreement with Denette Larson due to decline in Special Ed pupil numbers. Hoff seconded. MCU.
Nelson made a motion to approve the track team fundraiser. LaRue seconded. MCU.
LaRue made a motion to amend the motion from the January 14, 2013 meeting to include a minimal fee payment for Dustin Steenblock as School Representative on the Trap Coaching Staff. Nelson seconded. MCU.
LaRue made a motion to accept the resignation of Sean Stevens as van driver. Spangler seconded. MCU.
Chair Wing called the meeting adjourned at 7:55 pm.
Warren Nelson, Clerk