The School Board of District 261 met in regular session on November 15, 2017 in the Media Center of the School. Chair Wing called the meeting to order at 6:00 PM with members Anderson, Hoff, B. Johnson, Rylander, Spangler, and Wing present. Absent: C. Johnson. Also present were Superintendent Niemann, Renee Melby, John Kent, Autumn Aeling, and Paula Wojcik.
The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
Spangler moved to approve the amended agenda, Hoff seconded. MCU.
Recognition of Visitors: none.
Anderson moved to approve the following consent agenda:
Ballots were cast for Lakes Country Service Coop Board Member.
Wing reported on Lakes Country Service Coop and Fergus Falls Special Education Coop.
Athletic Director Report
Mr. Meissner written report was read:
Mr. Niemann reported on the following:
Ms. Wojcik gave a report on Yearbook, Video Club, and Communication Arts/School Newspaper.
Ms. Aeling gave a report on First Grade.
MSBA Leadership Conference in January was discussed.
Ag2School Tax Credit Projection was discussed.
First Reading of the 400 series of Board Policy Revisions.
Anderson made a motion to approve the Early Childhood Screening with Horizon Public Health. Rylander seconded. MCU.
Spangler made a motion to approve the School Calendar for 2018-19. B. Johnson seconded. MCU.
B. Johnson made a motion to approve the addition of MDE Violence and Harassment Policy #413 to both student handbooks and the staff handbook. Rylander seconded. MCU.
Rylander made a motion to adjourn. Hoff seconded. MCU. Chair Wing called the meeting adjourned at 7:33 pm.
Leslie Anderson, Clerk