April 2019 Minutes
Unofficial M I N U T E S
BOARD OF EDUCATION DISTRICT #62
MONDAY, APRIL 8, 2019
SCRIBNER – SNYDER BAND BUILDING
Board Members Present: Mike Fischer, Laura Schnoor, Malia Nemecek, Don Beck, Cory Schlueter, Andrea Vacha
Board Members Absent:
Others Present: Supt. Ginger Meyer, Principal Brad Stithem
President Mike Fischer called the regular meeting of School Board #62 to order on Monday, April 8, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. A call of roll showed all members present. 2 guests present.
The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
Open Meetings Act:
The board meeting will be conducted in accordance with the Open Meetings Act.
Approval of the Consent Agenda:
Schnoor moved to accept the consent Agenda which includes the approval of the agenda, the March 11, 2019 Minutes, Treasurers (attachment 1) and Financial (attachment 2) reports and the actual General Fund (attachment 3), expenses, and placed them on file. Beck seconded and motion carried 6-yes.
Principal Stithem reported on the following items:
- Had our annual tornado drill on March 27th as part of the Severe Weather Awareness Week.
- Final round of DIBELS testing and ACT testing will take place in April.
- Class registration will begin the week of April 22-26.
- SSCS has 14 students participating in the State Journalism Competition in Norfolk on April 23rd. Congratulations goes out to all the qualifying students and Mr. Stevens for a job well done.
- The Men in Mission Assembly was held at SSCS on April 8th.
Superintendent Meyer reported on the following items:
Discussion regarding any building and grounds matters.
Schnoor made a motion to accept the retirement/resignation of Dayle Trout-Wisnieski. Schlueter seconded and motion carried 6-yes. Thank you Dayle for your service to Scribner-Snyder Community Schools.
Fischer moved to direct Superintendent Meyer to arrange a Board of Education meeting with school attorney to discuss steps and procedures. Schlueter seconded and motion carried 6-yes.
Schlueter made a motion to authorize the submission of the basketball coop agreement for 2019-20 and 2020-21. Nemecek seconded and motion carried 6-yes.
Discussion regarding necessary action on current school and staff hours for 2019-20 because of extenuating circumstance of flooding. Nemecek made a motion to extend the senior’s year by two days to meet the 1080 hours minimum as required by the state. Vacha seconded and the motion carried 6-yes.
Nemecek made a motion to stay with the current 2018-19 school schedule for the Pre-K through 11th grade students, as they have 1150 hours. Schlueter seconded and the motion carried 6-yes.
Vacha made a motion to approve the senior trip for 2020. Nemecek seconded and motion carried 6-yes.
Schnoor motioned to approve Melissa Weddle as our occupational therapist for the 2019-2020 school year per contract through West Point Schools. Vacha seconded and motion carried 6-yes.
Schnoor motioned to approve Brooke Cheleen as our physical therapist for the 2019-2020 school year per contract through Learn 2 Move. Beck seconded and motion carried 6-yes.
There being no further business, Nemecek moved for adjournment at 8:21 p.m., Schlueter seconded and motion carried 6-yes.
The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Education of District #62, Dodge County, will be Monday, May 13, 2019, at 7:30 p.m., at the Scribner –Snyder Attendance Center. Agenda items are kept current in the superintendent’s office and may be inspected during regular business hours.