Forest City Board of Education

Reorganized Board Meeting - June 10, 2013

 

This being the time and place specified for a public hearing on the appropriate use of computers, computer network systems and the internet, the President called for any written or oral objections.  There being none, the President declared the hearing closed.

 

The Board of Directors of the Reorganized Board of the Forest City Community School District met for a regular meeting on June 10, 2013 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, Eric Kingland, Cindy Carter, Bruce Mielke, Keila Buffington, Gary Ludwig.  Members absent: none. 

 

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

 

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

 

Sup’t Lehmann gave his monthly report to the Board, discussing the following items: 2% allowable growth, summer feeding program, calendar items, end-of-the-year items, 2013-14 plans.

 

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the following consent agenda items: minutes of the May 13, 2013 regular meeting, open enrollments and personnel.  After discussion, Pat Hobbs moved to approve all consent agenda items.  Keila Buffington seconded the motion.  Ayes: seven.  Nays: none.  Carried.

         Tyler Wedemeirr – Asst Girls Track – 2,747

         Tammy Lambert – Family Consumer Science –

         Michael True – Asst Football – resignation – 2014

         Tina Mock – Basketball Cheerleading – resignation

         Substitute Teacher rate – 100                 

         Sup’t Lehmann provided the Board an update on the reorganization action plan.

 

Sup’t Lehmann provided the Board an update on the North Iowa Conference expansion process.

 

Sup’t Lehmann provided an update on the 2013 legislative session with information we have at the current time.

 

Sup’t Lehmann provided an update on the wind turbine process.

 

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the bread and milk bids for the 2013-2014 school year.  After discussion, Gary Ludwig moved to approve the following low bid received from Bimbo Bakery for the bread bid and the following low bid from Anderson & Erickson for the milk bid. (see attached).  Cindy Carter seconded the motion. Ayes: seven.  Nays: none.  Carried.

 

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed a joint resolution between the Woden-Crystal Lake School Board and the Forest City School Board (see attached).  After discussion, Keila Buffington moved to approve the resolution.  Pat Hobbs seconded the motion.  Ayes: seven.  Nays: none.  Carried.

 

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the SAI Mentoring and Induction Program.  After discussion, Eric Kingland moved to approve the agreement with SAI.  Cindy Carter seconded the motion.  Ayes: seven.  Nays: none.  Carried.

 

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the Professional Development Plan for 2013-2014.  After discussion, Gary Ludwig moved to approve the plan as presented.  Keila Buffington seconded the motion.  Ayes: seven.  Nays: none.  Carried.

 

Sup’t Lehmann gave a reading of the following Board policies: 606.2, 606.2-E1, 606.2-R1.  After discussion, Bruce Mielke move to approve the policies as read.  Eric Kingland seconded the motion.   Ayes: seven.  Nays: none.  Carried.

 

Sup’t Lehmann gave a first reading of the following Board policy: 807.1

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the District Developed Service Delivery Plan.  After discussion, Pat Hobbs moved to approve the plan.  Cindy Carter seconded the motion.  Ayes: seven.  Nays: none.  Carried.

 

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the High School handbook for the 2013-14 school year.  After discussion, Bruce Mielke moved to approve the handbooks.  Eric Kingland seconded the motion.  Ayes: seven.  Nays: none.  Carried.

 

Cindy Carter moved to adjourn the meeting.  Keila Buffington seconded the motion.  Ayes: seven.  Nays: none.  Carried.

 

The meeting adjourned a 6:17 P.M.

 

Dave Bartlett, President

Steven J. Rollefson, BS/BM