May 9th

Regular Meeting


May 9, 2016

 

 

 

The Board of Directors of the Forest City Community School District met for a regular meeting on May 9, 2016 at 6:30 P. M. in the District Office.

 

After a quorum was established the meeting was called to order by the president, Bruce Mielke.                   

 

Members present: Bruce Mielke, Cindy Carter, Dave Bartlett, Keila Buffington, Eric Kingland, Pat Hobbs, Jesse Olson. Members absent: none. 

 

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

 

Zach Dillavou, Ken Baker and Brad Jones reported to the Board.

 

Sup’t Lehmann reported to the Board on the following items: reorganization book from 1953, Rotary Honors Luncheon, Retirement Tea invitation, FFA newsletter, Teacher Leadership Compensation, (TLC) update, IASB Convention.

 

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the following consent agenda items: minutes of the April 11, 2016 regular meeting, open enrollment and employment. After discussion, Eric Kingland moved to approve all consent agenda items. Pat Hobbs seconded the motion. Ayes: seven. Nays: none.  Carried.

   

         Katrina Martin – MS/HS Art – resignation

       Austin Pink – HS PE/Health/At-Risk – resignation

       Austin Pink – Asst H S Track – resignation

       Austin Pink – Ast H S Football - resignation

       Derek Zeismer – 7th Boys Track – resignation

       Ellen Olson – Bus Driver – resignation

       Trenton Teske – MS/HS Vocal 

       Trenton Teske – MS/HS Vocal 

       Michael Bohl – HS PE/Health/Study Skills 

       Michael Boh. – Asst Boys Track 

       Seth Thorson – HS Sp Ed Paraprofessional 

       Jason Crail – 7th Boys Track 

       Jeri Edel – Quiz Bowl

       Justin, Putney – Asst HS Football 

       Justin Ulenhopp – 7th Boys Basketball 

       Todd Espeland – 9/10 Football 

       Tom Clarey – 7th Football 

 

Sup’t Lehmann and Board members reviewed the 2016 Legislative Priorities.

 

Sup’t Lehmann updated the Board on the Fine Arts Complex.

 

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the milk and bread bids for the 2016-2017 school year. Tabled to a later date

 

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the following Board Policies: 900, 901.1, 901.2, 901.3, 901.4, 901.5, 901.6, 901.7, 901.8, 901.9, 901.10, 901.10-R. Cindy Carter moved to adopt the policies as read. Dave Bartlett seconded the motion. Ayes: seven. Nays. none. Carried.

 

Sup’t Lehmann discussed School Board recognition month and the dedication of service that the Forest City Community School Board has provided over the years.

      

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the recommendations for the 2016-2017 Hall of Fame. The nominations are Joe Tillman and Nancy Monson. After discussion, Cindy Carter moved to approve the recommendations. Keila Buffington seconded the motion. Ayes: seven. Nays: none. Carried.

 

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the Out of District transportation for Clear Lake (1 mile), Lake Mills (2 miles), Garner-Hayfield (2 miles), Ventura (2 miles), North Iowa (3 miles), Central Springs (2 miles), West Hancock (4 miles), and Algona (2 miles). After discussion, Dave Bartlett moved to approve the transportation limits. Jesse Olson seconded the motion. Ayes: seven. Nays: none. Carried.

 

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed a lease agreement with the Hanson Family Life Center for a Daycare program. After discussion, Keila Buffington moved to approve the lease agreement as presented. Pat Hobbs seconded the motion. Ayes: six. Nays: none. Abstained: Bruce Mielke. Carried.

 

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the list of 2016 Forest City High School graduates. After discussion, Cindy Carter moved to approve the list of graduates for the Class of 2016 contingent upon meeting the graduation requirements established by the Board of Education. Dave Bartlett seconded the motion. Ayes: seven. Nays: none. Carried.

 

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed Radon Testing Plan and results from the Elementary Building.

 

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the SAI Mentor and Induction program. After discussion, Pat Hobbs moved to approve the program as presented. Eric Kingland seconded the motion. Ayes: seven. Nays: none. Carried.

 

After reviewing the monthly bills, Eric Kingland moved to approve the following for payment. Jesse Olson seconded the motion. Ayes: seven. Nays: none. Carried. 

 

After reviewing the monthly financial statements, Dave Bartlett moved to approve the following statements. Cindy Carter 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 at 7:50 P.M.

 

Bruce Mielke, President

Steven J. Rollefson, BS/BM