Independent School District #256
Red Wing, MN 55066
The Red Wing School Board held its regular meeting on August 21, 2017 in the Red Wing City Hall Chambers. Board members, excluding Steve Anderson, Superintendent Karsten Anderson, staff and public were present. Chair Farrar called the meeting to order at 5:30 p.m.
Motion made by Jones and seconded by Christensen to approve the meeting agenda as presented. Motion carried 6-0.
2.1 Recognitions and Upcoming Events
Several recognitions were shared with the school board.
2.2 Public Comment: None
2.3 Construction Update:
Superintendent Anderson provided an update about construction activities.
2.4 Strategic Plan Update:
Joe Jezierski, Director of Teaching and Learning, provided an update about the school district's strategic planning progress.
2.5 Operating Levy Update:
Superintendent Anderson provided an update about the upcoming operating levy referendum.
2.6 MCA Results:
Joe Jezierski, Director of Teaching and Learning, provided information outlining student achievement results from the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments in 2017.
2.7 Reports and Committee Notes:
Committee meeting notes and reports were reviewed.
3.1 Consent Agenda:
1.Board minutes for August 7, 2017
2.Claims & Accounts for July 15, 2017-July 31, 2017
Fund 01 - General Funds$824,009.83
Fund 02 - Food Service7,383.72
Fund 03 - Transportation9,197.25
Fund 04 - Community Services17,279.48
Fund 05 - Capital Expenditures87,526.90
Fund 06 - Building Construction2,481,705.14
Fund 07 - Debt Service761,828.03
Fund 08 - Auxiliary 4,874.52
Fund 09 - Trust Agency18,659.23
Fund 21 - Student Activities 2,478.68
Fund 22 - Clinic 29,993.93
Fund 45 - OPEB Trust Fund 0.00
Fund 47 - OPEB Debt Service 0.00
Fund 50 - Student Activities 0.00
CREDIT CARD 11,998.13
Payroll - July 31, 2017 $611,025.87
3.New Hire: Jane Sanders, Ed Assistant at Burnside Elementary School, effective September 11, 2017 (due to a transfer); Julie Schneider, 5th Grade Teacher at Twin Bluff Middle School, effective August 2017 (due to a resignation); Joleen Jones, Cook at RWHS, effective September 6, 2017 (due to a reassignment); Peggy Hansen, Floating Sub (Cook) for Sunnyside Elementary School and RWHS, effective September 6, 2017 (new position).
4.Reassignment: Mark Dugstad, Night Custodian at Sunnyside Elementary School, effective TBD (due to a resignation); Dale Strusz, Night Custodian at Burnside Elementary School, effective TBD (due to a resignation).
5.Resignation: Laura Lane, Student Supervisor at Twin Bluff Middle School, effective August 14, 2017.
Motion made by Jones and seconded by Borgschatz to approve the consent agenda as presented. Motion carried 6-0.
3.2 Site Handbooks:
Motion made by Christensen and seconded by Borgschatz to approve the Sunnyside Elementary, Burnside Elementary, Twin Bluff Middle School, Red Wing High School, and Tower View Alternative Learning Center Student Handbooks. Motion carried 6-0.
3.3 Restrictive Procedures Handbook:
Motion made by Jones and seconded by Christensen to approve the Restrictive Procedures Plan as presented. Motion carried 6-0.
3.4 Truth-in-Taxation Hearing Date:
Motion made by Roe and seconded by Christensen to set the district's Truth-in-Taxation hearing for Monday, December 4th at 6:00 pm in the Red Wing High School Media Center. Motion carried 6-0.
3.5 Special Meeting to Canvass Election Results:
Motion made by Diercks and seconded by Roe to conduct a special meeting on November 13th at 5:30 pm in the district office to canvass election results from the operating levy referendum. Motion carried 6-0.
Chair Farrar reviewed the upcoming meetings.
Motion made by Borgschatz, second by Roe to adjourn the meeting at 6:32 p.m. Motion carried 6-0.
School Board Clerk