October 9th


 

 

October 9th

Regular Meeting


The Board of Directors of the Forest City Community School District met for a regular meeting on October 9, 2017, 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, Pat Hobbs, and Jesse Olson.  Members absent: Eric Kingland

 


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

 


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

 


Elementary Principal, Brad Jones, presented his monthly report and Technology Integration Director Mike VanOort presented on technology initiatives district-wide.

 

Sup’t Lehmann gave his monthly report to the Board, discussing the following items: new section of 5th grade, computer rotation, IASB District 2 Board position, AESA Update, calendar of 


events, sick leave bank, ELL transition, and pending facilities evaluations.

 


Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the following consent agenda items: minutes of the September 18th Regular and Organizational Meeting, open enrollments, personnel, and agreement regarding 


suspension/expulsion of student(s).  After discussion, Pat Hobbs moved to approve all consent agenda items.  Keila Buffington seconded the motion.  Ayes: six.  Nays: none.  Carried.

 


Resignations –Tyler Wedemeier, 8th Grade Volleyball

 

                   

Contracts-   

           -   Inga Nelson, Custodian

           -       Lydia Thompson, Paraprofessional

           -       Heather Welch, Special Olympics Delegation Manager

           -       Shawn Miller, ELL Coordinator

        


Sup’t Lehmann provided the Board with a construction update of the Hanson Family Fine Arts Center.

 

 

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed the 2017 Legislative Priorities and set November 29, 2017, as the date for the local legislative forum.

 

Sup’t Lehmann presented the 2017-18 Fundraising Plan.  After discussion, Dave Bartlett moved to approve the plan as presented.  Jesse Olson seconded the motion.  Ayes: six. Nays: none. Carried.

 

Sup’t Lehmann gave a first reading of the following Board policies 205, 205.1, 205.2, 205.3, 205.4, 404.9.  After discussion, Cindy Carter moved to approve the policies as read.  Pat Hobbs seconded the motion.  Ayes: six.  Nays: none. Carried.

 

Sup’t Lehmann reviewed enrollment numbers and updated unspent balance projections.

 

After reviewing the monthly financial statements. Cindy Carter moved to approve the monthly financial statements as presented.  Pat Hobbs seconded the motion.  Ayes: six.  Nays: none.  Carried. 

 

After reviewing the monthly bills, Dave Bartlett moved to approve the bills for payment as presented. Keila Buffington seconded the motion.  Ayes: six.  Nays: none.  Carried. 

 

Pat Hobbs moved to adjourn the meeting.  Cindy Carter seconded the motion.  Ayes: six.  Nays: none.  Carried.

 

The meeting adjourned at 7:54 P.M.