Forest City Board of Education

Reorganized Board Meeting - November 12, 2012

The Board of Directors of the Reorganized Board of the Forest City Community School District met for a regular meeting on November 12, 2012 at 5:30 P. M. in the District Office.

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

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

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


Dave Bartlett gave the President’s report and additional comments to the Board.

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the following consent agenda items: minutes of the October 8, 2012 regular meeting.  After discussion, Keila Buffington moved to approve all consent agenda items.  Gary Ludwig seconded the motion.  Ayes: six.  Nays: none.  Carried.

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the certified enrollment for the 2012-2013 school year.

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the possible expansion of the North Iowa Conference.

Sup’t Lehmann gave his monthly report to the Board.

Secretary Rollefson reviewed information regarding the issuance of approximately $1,670,000 General Obligation School Refunding Bonds, Series 2013 was discussed.

Sup’t Lehmann recommended the Board approve the current Forest City Board Policies as the guiding policies for the newly reorganized Board.  After discussion, Gary Ludwig moved to approve the current Forest City Board Policies as the guiding policies for the newly reorganized Board.  Pat Hobbs seconded the motion. Ayes: six. Nays: none.  Carried.

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the action plan and time-line for the newly reorganized Board.

Cindy Carter move to adjourn the meeting.  Bruce Mielke seconded the motion.  Ayes: six.  Nays: none.  Carried.

The meeting adjourned at 6:13 P.M.

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