August-15




Regular Meeting

August 15, 2016

The Board of Directors of the Forest City Community School District met for a regular meeting on August 15, 2016 at 6:30 P. M. in the District Office.

After a quorum was established the meeting was called to order by the president, Members present: Bruce Mielke, Cindy Carter, Dave Bartlett, Pat Hobbs, Eric
Kingland, Keila Buffington, Jesse Olson. Members absent: none. Member Pat Hobbs acted as temporary board secretary in Sec. Meinders absence.

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

Bruce Mielke gave the President’s report and additional comments to the Board.

Brad Jones, Ken Baker, Zach Dillavou, and Mike Van Oort gave their monthly reports to the board.

Sup’t Lehmann gave his monthly report to the Board, discussing the following items: thank you cards received, Iowa Arts Summit Presentation, IASB thank
you, Alumna Dream Catcher, IASB Annual Convention, calendar of events, and beginning of the year schedule.

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the following consent agenda items: minutes of the July 11, 2016 regular, open enrollments and personnel. After discussion,
Kiela Buffington moved to approve all consent agenda items. Erik Kingland seconded the motion. Ayes: seven. Nays: none. Carried.

    Brian Hovenga – Maintenance Staff 
    Stefanie Zeman – Paraprofessional 
    Allison Strommen – Paraprofessional 
    Alisa Sand – Paraprofessional 
    Heather Welch – Paraprofessional 
    Melanie Olson – Paraprofessional 
    Sara Meinders – Shared with North Iowa CSD 
    Daryl Heimer – Shared with North Iowa CSD 
    Sarah Leichsenring – Middle School Volleyball Coach

ISG Architecture presented to the board on the planning and construction process for the Hanson Family Fine Arts Center.

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the following Board Policies: 201.4, 201.6, 201.8, 402.6, 903.1, 904.1, 904.1-R!, 904.1-R2, 904.1-E1, 904.1-E2, 904.1-E3, 904.1-
E3, 904.1-E4, 904.1-E5, 904.1-E7, 904.1-E8. Cindy Carter moved to approve the policies as read. Jesse Olson seconded the motion. Ayes: Seven. Nays: none. Carried.

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed Superintendent/Board Goals for the 2016-2017 school year. After discussion, Dave Bartlett moved to approve the goals as
presented. Cindy Carter seconded the motion. Ayes: seven. Nays: none.

Sup’t Lehmann gave members present an update on the Rotary Corner Funds, 2017 IASB Priorities, and upcoming Legislative Open House.

After reviewing the monthly financial statements, Cindy Carter moved to approve the following statements. Keila Buffington seconded

After reviewing the monthly bills, Dave Bartlett moved to approve the following for payment. Erik Kingland seconded the motion.  Ayes: seven. Nays: none. Carried.

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

Pat Hobbs, Temporary Board Secretary