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August 18, 2014 Public Hearing and Regular Meeting

posted Aug 19, 2014, 11:35 AM by Mary Boege

                                                           PUBLIC HEARING

                                                          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 August 18, 2014 for a Public Hearing in the Professional Learning Room, Partnership Center, Tama, Iowa at 5:30 p.m.

On call of the roll the following were present:   Mark McFate, Michelle Yuska, Anne Michael, Alan Kline and Jackie Dvorak.      Quorum Present           

Also present were: Kerri Nelson, Mary Boege, Joyce Wiese, Bob Rafferty, and Donna Smith.

Motion by Michael, second by Yuska to approve the agenda.  All Ayes.

President McFate opened the Public Hearing for the Proposed Sale of School Property at 5:31 p.m.

Bob Rafferty spoke with the Board about a possible use of the school property.

President McFate asked for a motion to close the Public Hearing.

Motion by Yuska, second by Kline to close the Public Hearing at 5:45 p.m.  All Ayes

Regular Board Meeting

The Board of Directors of the Community School District of South Tama County met on August 18, 2014 met in Regular Session in the Professional Learning Room, Partnership Center, Tama, Iowa at 5:46 p.m.

On call of the roll the following were present:   Mark McFate, Michelle Yuska, Anne Michael, Alan Kline and Jackie Dvorak.      Quorum Present           

Also present were: Kerri Nelson, Mary Boege, Joyce Wiese, and Donna Smith.

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

Motion by Kline, second by Dvorak to approve the consent agenda approving the Minutes of the Regular Meeting of July 28, 2014, bills and financials as presented.  Roll Call vote was a follows – Dvorak aye, Kline aye, Yuska aye, McFate aye and Michael abstained.

Motion by Michael, second by Dvorak to approve the following personnel changes. All Ayes

Contracts – Hana Kucera – Full Time Certified Substitute, Katelyn Ihnen – HS/MS Guidance, Kacee Adams – Elem Aide, Emily Chyma – Assistant LI HS Volleyball, Jim Plantz – Assistant LIV – MS Football, Jerry Bisher – Weight Room, Nancy Haines – Elementary Food Service, Amber St. John .5 Preschool Associate, Michelle Wiegand – MS Head Girls Track.

Internal Transfers – Desiray Lint – Elem Kitchen to MS Kitchen, Dustin Peska – HS Sp Ed to Alt HS Sp Ed, Gaynelle Conner – Alt HS to HS Sp Ed, Nicole Mathews MS Sp Ed to Alt HS Lead Teacher, Jeri Ellenbecker – MS Concessions to HS Concessions.

Volunteer Coaches – Mike Stein – Football, JJ Novotny – Football, Stan Upah – Volleyball, Ron Hala – Basketball, Rick Hopper – Basketball, Jake Jacobson – Basketball, Larry Fletcher – Basketball, Mike Wedmore – Basketball and Softball, Brandon Dunning – Wrestling, Dale Cruikshank – Wrestling, Lynette Benda – Tennis, Dave Chizek – Soccer, Kelly Smith – Baseball.

Resignations – Michelle Davis – Elem Educational Aide.

Motion by Kline, second by Yuska to approve the final reading of Policy 801.9 GASB 54.  All Ayes.

Motion by Dvorak, second by Michael to approve the final reading of Policy 601.10 – School District Instruction Organization.  All Ayes

Motion by Yuska, second by Dvorak to approve the final reading of Policy 601.50 – School Day as presented.  All Ayes.

Motion by Kline, second by Dvorak to approve the final reading of Policy 601.20 – School Calendar.  All Ayes.

Motion by Yuska, second by Dvorak to approve the agreement with Iowa Valley Community College for Contracted and PSEO Courses.  All  Ayes.

Discussion Items

Superintendent Nelson presented the Superintendent’s Annual Report to the Board.

Motion by Kline, second by Michael to go into Closed Session at 6:35 p.m. as provided in Section 21.5(1) (j) of the Open Meetings Law to discuss the purchase of particular real estate where premature disclosure could be reasonably expected to increase the price the school district would have to pay for that property.  All Ayes.

Motion by Kline, second by Michael to come back into Open Session at 6:54 p.m.  All Ayes.

Motion by Michael, second by Kline to adjourn the meeting at 6:55 p.m.  All Ayes.

 

Mark McFate, Board President                          Mary Boege, Board Secretary
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