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Public Hearing and Regular Session - January 23, 2017

posted Jan 24, 2017, 8:33 AM by Mary Boege

PUBLIC HEARING AND 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 January 23, 2017 for a Public Hearing on the Proposal to Consider Continued Participation in the Instructional Support Program at the Partnership Center, Tama, Iowa at 5:30 p.m.

 

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

Also present were: Mary Jones, Mary Boege, Roy Frakes, Ben Adams, Kris Collins and Stacy Stull.

 

Motion by Kline second by Tyynismaa to approve the agenda.  All Ayes.

 

Public Hearing

 

President Yuska opened the Public Hearing for the Proposal to Consider Continued Participation in the Instructional Program.

 

Hearing on comments, President Yuska asked for a motion to close the Public Hearing.

 

Motion by Dvorak, second by Tyynismaa to close the Public Hearing at 5:33 p.m.  All Ayes.

 

The Regular Meeting was called to order at 5:34 p.m.

 

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

Also present were: Mary Jones, Mary Boege, Roy Frakes, Ben Adams, Kris Collins and Stacy Stull.

 

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

 

Motion by Dvorak, second by Kline to approve the consent agenda approving the minutes of the December 19, 2016 and January 9, 2017 meetings, financials, bills for payment as presented and Early Graduation requests for C.C., R.P., M.G. and L.N.

 

Public Comments - None

 

Motion by Tyynismaa, second by Dvorak  to approve the following personnel requests as presented.  All Ayes

 

Contracts - Brenda Husak - Assistant Varsity Girls Soccer,  Todd Banes - Bus Driver, James Kesl - Bus Driver.

Officiating - John Bartello - Wrestling, Jordan Bleil - Wrestling, Brandon Dufoe - Wrestling, Steve Klingaman - Wrestling, Andrew May - Wrestling.

Resignations - Cally Thompson - HS JV Volleyball, Riley Rutledge - Assistant HS Softball.

Termination - Elizabeth Nunez - Elem Bilingual Aide.

 

Motion by Kline , second by Dvorak to approve the Resolution to Continue Participation in the Instructional Support Program.  All Ayes.

 

Motion by Kline, second by Dvorak to approve the review of the Impact Aid Indian Policies and Procedures.  All Ayes.

 

Motion by Tyynismaa, second by Dvorak to approve the Amendment to the Agreement to Establish a Consortium to Jointly Administer an Instructional Program at Lied Center located within the boundaries of the Waverly-Shell Rock Community School District..  All Ayes.

 

Motion by Tyynismaa second by Kline to approve a similar letter being sent to Gladbrook-Reinbeck Community School that was sent in October 2016 noting that unless there are changes, STC School Board does not request a meeting to discuss the dissolution petition.  All Ayes.

 

 

 

Superintendent Jones updated the Board on the need for a 1.0 FTE Curriculum Director/Tech/Assessment position.

 

High School Principal Roy Frakes, Middle School Principal Ben Adams and Elementary Principal Stacy Stull reviewed with the Board what is taking place in their buildings with students and staff.

 

Discussion was held on possible school calendars for the next few school years.

 

Motion by Dvorak, second by Tyynismaa to adjourn the meeting  at 7:26 p.m.   All Ayes.

 

 

Michelle Yuska, Board President                       Mary Boege, Board Secretary    

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