Forest City Board of Education

Special Meeting - January 19, 2012


The Board of Directors of the Forest City Community School District met for a regular meeting on January 19, 2012 at 12:00 noon at the District Office. 

After a quorum was established the meeting was called to order by the president, Dave Bartlett. 

Members present: Dave Bartlett, Eric Kingland, Cindy Carter, Bruce Mielke, Sandra Lillquist, Gary Ludwig. Members absent: Keila Buffington. 

Cindy Carter moved to approve the agenda. Sandra Lillquist seconded the motion. Ayes: six. Nays: none. Carried. 

Mr. Dillavou, Mike VanOort, Steve Staudt and middle school students gave Board members an update on the 1to1 computers in the middle school. 

Sup’t Lehmann and Board members stated this is the time and place for an opportunity for public input to the Board of Education regarding Reorganization and Reorganization petition. 

Sup’t Lehmann and Board members reviewed a draft reorganization petition and potential approval of the petition for the purpose of circulation for signatures. After discussion, Gary Ludwig move to approve the petition for circulation and signatures. Cindy Carter seconded the motion. Ayes: six. Nays: none. Carried. 

Sup’t Lehmann read a letter of resignation from Paula Rotta high school physical education at the end of the 2011-12 school year. After discussion, Eric Kingland moved to approve the resignation with regret. Bruce Mielke seconded the motion. Ayes: six. Nays: none. Carried.

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed Iowa’s No Child Left Behind (ESEA) Waiver Request. 

Sandra Lillquist moved to adjourn the meeting. Gary Ludwig seconded the motion. Ayes: six. Nays: none. Carried. 

The meeting adjourned at 12:54 P.M. . 

Dave Bartlett, President 
Steven J. Rollefson, BS/BM