October 19, 2009
The School Board of District 261 met in regular session on October 19, 2009 in the Media Center of the School. Vice-Chair Wing called the meeting to order at 6:00 PM with members Hoff, Johnson, Nelson, Rylander, Spangler, and Wing present. Absent: LaRue. Also present were Superintendent Allan Jensen, Principal Tom Otte, Renee Melby, and John Kent
The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
Spangler moved to approve the amended agenda, Rylander seconded by. MCU.
Rylander moved to approve the following consent agenda:
Nelson gave a report on Region I.
Wing gave a report on Fergus Falls Special Ed Coop and Vote-Yes Committee.
Mr. Otte reported on the following:
Mr. Jensen reported on the following:
Mr. Kent gave a report on Nano technology and the electron microscope being accessed by the Science Department.
Information was presented on an Energy Audit completed by Otter Tail Power. Johnson made a motion to write specs and call for bids for a lighting project to replace ballasts, fixtures, and bulbs. Nelson seconded. MCU.
Lori Risbrudt reported on the progress of the auditorium sound system improvements and the plan to move forward as approved at the August 17, 2009 Board Meeting.
Concession Stand(s) Compliance and Licensing Issues were discussed.
Johnson made a motion to set the date to canvass election results as November 4, 2009, 6:00 pm. Spangler seconded. MCU.
Nelson made a motion to appoint a surrogate parent for a student. Johnson seconded. MCU.
Nelson made a motion to adjourn at 8:02 pm. Johnson seconded. MCU.
Warren Nelson, Clerk