Regular Session - December 16, 2019

posted Dec 16, 2019, 7:01 PM by Mary Boege   [ updated Dec 16, 2019, 7:01 PM by Mary Mixdorf ]

REGULAR SESSION

OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION OF THE

COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT OF SOUTH TAMA COUNTY

 

The Board of Directors of the Community School District of South Tama County met on December 16, 2019 in Regular Session meeting at the Professional Learning Room, Partnership Center, Tama, Iowa at 5:30 p.m.

 

On call of the roll the following were present:  Ron Houghton, Alan Kline, Mandy Lekin Penny Tyynismaa and Clint Werner.   Quorum Present.

 

Also present were: Jared Smith, Mary Boege, John Speer of the local press and several community members

 

Motion by Kline, second by Lekin to approve the agenda.  All Ayes.

 

Motion by Lekin, second by Kline to approve the consent agenda approving the minutes of the November 18, 2019 and December 2, 2019 meetings, financials, bills for payment as presented and Early Graduation requests of X.B., J.P., and V.B.  All Ayes.

 

Partners in Education - Kris Collins and Vanessa Rivera recognized  George Baack from  Fareway and  Brian Sokol and Darvin Graham from the City of Toledo as Partners in Education and presented them each with a plaque.

 

Public Comments:

None

 

Motion by Lekin, second by Kline to approve the following personnel requests as presented pending background check results on new hires.  All Ayes.

 

Contracts - Steve Chyma - Transportation Director

Officiating - Glen Taylor - MS Basketball

Early Retirement - Kathy Ferneau - MS Cook, Lynne Clancy - Kindergarten

 

Motion by Kline, second by Lekin to terminate the probationary administrator contract of Brent Bagnall effective as the end of the 2019-20 school year.  Roll call vote - Houghton - nay, Kline - aye, Lekin - aye, Tyynismaa - aye and Werner aye - Motion carried.

 

Motion by Lekin, second by Kline to approve the School Budget Review Committee application request for modified supplemental amount of $121,248 for open enrollment out students on the Fall of 2019 enrollment but not on the Fall 2018 enrollment.  All Ayes.

 

Motion by Houghton, second by Kline to approve the School Budget Review Committee application request for modified supplemental amount of $116,716.60 for ELL students beyond the 5 years.  All Ayes.

 

Motion by Houghton, second by Kline, to approve the new curriculum requests for Advanced Theatre Arts and Introduction of the College Experience.   All Ayes.

 

Motion by Lekin, second by Kline to approve the Apple quote for buy back toward new staff MacBook Airs.  All Ayes.

 

Motion by Kline second by Houghton, to approve the petition language requesting a special election for the replacement of the Middle School.   All Ayes

 

Motion by Kline, second by Lekin to adjourn the meeting at 6:45 p.m.   All Ayes.

 

 

Penny Tyynismaa, Board President                  Mary Boege, Board Secretary    

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