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MINUTES 5-19-14 red wing school

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - 11:20pm

Independent School District #256
Red Wing, MN 55066
The Red Wing School Board held its second monthly meeting on Monday, May 19, 2014 in the Red Wing City Hall Chambers. Board members, Superintendent Karsten Anderson, staff and public were present. Chair Jones called the meeting to order at 5:30 p.m.
Motion made by Anderson and seconded by Christensen to approve the Agenda as presented. Motion carried 7-0.
2.1 Recognitions and Upcoming Events:
Karsten Anderson introduced the 2 new principals starting in July; Jeremy Sorenson (Sunnyside Elementary) and Todd Herber (RWHS). Heidi Jones recognized several individuals and upcoming events.
2.2 Public Comment: none
2.3 Reports and Committee Notes:
Jill Mehrkens gave an update on the grants given out by the Red Wing Public School Foundation.
Matt Schultz gave an update on school sponsored activities and participation numbers.
Board minutes for May 5, 2014
Claims & Accounts for April 1, 2014-April 15, 2014
Fund 01 – General Funds$834,697.83
Fund 02 – Food Service21,066.10
Fund 03 – Transportation 2,259.53
Fund 04 – Community Services23,444.19
Fund 05 – Capital Expenditures854.79
Fund 06 – Building Construction 0.00
Fund 07 – Debt Service0.00
Fund 08 – Auxiliary3,148.87
Fund 09 – Trust Agency 4,009.07
Fund 21 – Student Activities 1,678.17
Fund 22 – Clinic 0.00
Fund 45 – OPEB Trust Fund0.00
Fund 47 – OPEB Debt Service0.00
Fund 50 – Student Activities1,327.15
Total $892,485.70
Payroll – April 15, 2014 $744,914.74
New Hire: Jeremy Sorenson, Principal at Sunnyside Elementary School, effective July 1, 2014 (due to a retirement); Todd Herber, Principal at RWHS, effective July 1, 2014 (due to a reassignment).
Reassignment: Brent Wyatt, 6th Grade Math Teacher at Twin Bluff Middle School, effective 2014-15 School Year (due to a resignation).
Recall from ULA: Gaye Menke, .6 FTE Physical Therapist District Wide, effective 2014-15 school year.
Resignation: Ida Lewis, Title I EA at Sunnyside Elementary School, effective May 22, 2014.
2014-15 Resolution for Membership in the MSHSL
Overnight Trip Requests: Tower View and Big City Mountaineering, June 2nd-3rd, Canoe Training; Tower View and Big City Mountaineering, August 10th-18th, Boundary Waters Expedition
Motion made by Anderson, second by Farrar to approve the consent agenda as presented. Motion carried 7-0.
3.2Athletic/Activity Fee Schedule
Motion made by Farrar, second by Ryan to approve the recommended Athletic/Activity Fees as proposed for the 2014-15 school year.
3.3Food Service Prices
Motion made by Ryan, second by Christensen to approve the recommended Food Service price increases as proposed for the 2014-15 school year.
3.4Resolutions Relating to Nonrenewals and Proposed ULAs
Motion made by Kramp, second by Farrar to approve the termination/non-renewal of Katherine Nystuen as an ECFE Teacher. After a roll-call vote, the motion carried unanimously 7-0.
Motion made by Kramp, second by Christensen to approve the termination/non-renewal of Lorrie Kuglin as a temporary Title I Teacher. After a roll-call vote, the motion carried unanimously 7-0.
Motion made by Farrar, second by Baldwin to approve the termination/non-renewal of Katrina Petterson as a probationary teacher. After a roll-call vote, the motion carried unanimously 7-0.
Motion made by Baldwin, second by Christensen to approve the termination/non-renewal of Geoff Cleveland as a probationary teacher. After a roll-call vote, the motion carried unanimously 7-0.
Motion made by Christensen, second by Farrar to approve the termination/non-renewal of Tricia Harris as a probationary teacher. After a roll-call vote, the motion carried unanimously 7-0.
Motion made by Kramp, second by Ryan to approve the termination/non-renewal of Patricia Bronk as a probationary teacher. After a roll-call vote, the motion carried unanimously 7-0.
Motion made by Farrar, second by Christensen to approve the termination/non-renewal of Rebecca Hoadley. After a roll-call vote, the motion carried unanimously 7-0.
Motion made by Christensen, second by Kramp to approve the termination/non-renewal of Peter Eberlein as a temporary Special Ed. Teacher. After a roll-call vote, the motion carried unanimously 7-0.
Motion made by Kramp, second by Baldwin to approve the proposed placement of Courtney Snyder on a unrequested leave of absence. After a roll-call vote, the motion carried unanimously 7-0.
Motion made by Christensen, second by Farrar to approve the proposed placement of Rachel Sager on a unrequested leave of absence. After a roll-call vote, the motion carried unanimously 7-0.
Board member Anderson left the meeting at 6:55pm.
3.5Custodial Grievance
Motion made by Jones, second by Christensen to deny grievance submitted by a member of the custodial union, offer an accommodation to the employee as presented and give district officials the authority to resolve the grievance as appropriate.
Upcoming Meetings:
Chair Jones reviewed the upcoming meetings.
Adjournment:
Motion made by Farrar, second by Ryan to adjourn the meeting. Motion carried 7-0. Chair Jones adjourned at 7:10 p.m.
Mike Christensen
Board Clerk
6/11