Special Session - March 2, 2020

posted Mar 3, 2020, 7:03 AM by Mary Boege   [ updated Mar 3, 2020, 7:03 AM by Mary Mixdorf ]

SPECIAL 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 March 2, 2020 in Special 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, Marilyn Rippy, Heather Garrett, Jonathan Meyer and Libby Albright.

 

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

 

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 - Lon Wilkerson -9th Softball, Angela Bair - HS Sp Ed, Anthony Jahr - Assistant High School Principal/Activities Director, Josh Bly - Assistant Varsity Boys Soccer

Officiating - David Lee - Track

Resignations - Aaron Yuska - Assistant HS Boys Basketball

Terminations - Joe Tafta - Juvenile Court Liaison

 

Motion by Lekin, second by Werner to approve the final reading of Board Policy Series 900.  All Ayes.

 

Motion by Houghton, second by Kline to approve the first reading of Board Policy 207.03 Regular Meetings to change the starting time to 5:00 PM.  All Ayes.

 

The Board reviewed the Section 1000 Series.  The Board Policies will be brought back for the first reading at the next meeting.

 

Superintendent Smith updated the Board on snow days and student hours.  We are still on track to complete school by the end of May.

 

The Calendar Committee has been meeting and will have a recommendation for the next board meeting.

 

Superintendent Smith updated the Board on the Bond Referendum.

 

Motion by Kline, second by Werner to adjourn the meeting at 5:54 p.m. into an exempt session for negotiations.   All Ayes.

 

Penny Tyynismaa, Board President                  Mary Boege, Board Secretary    

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