HINTON COMMUNITY SCHOOL BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING

REGULAR MEETING - MONDAY, AUGUST 14, 2000

6:30 A.M. - BOARD ROOM

 

 

The Board of Directors of the Hinton Community School District met in regular session, Monday, August 14, 2000, at 6:30 a.m. in the board room.  Members Howe, Held, Rodgers, Sohl and Dittmer responded "aye" to the roll call.  Superintendent Steen, Principals Stuerman and Hart, Jo Jurgensmeier and Peg Larsen were also present.

 

It was moved by Held to amend the agenda as follows:

Add Under New Business:  1) b. Mary Pierson-student aide

                                                 c. Curt Frerichs- JH boys basketball coach and JH football                          

                                                     coach

 

                                            2) b. Betty Bollmeyer

 

                                            4) a. Music Booster Club

                                                b. Preschool workshop

                                                c. 6th grade numbers

                                                d. facilities matrix

 

Second was by Sohl and the motion carried unanimously.

 

A motion was made by Sohl to approve the minutes of the July 10, 2000 board meeting and August 3, 2000 work-session.  Second was by Dittmer and the motion carried unanimously.

 

It was moved by Howe to approve the list of bills, in the amount of $36,405.80, for payment.  Second was by Dittmer and the motion carried unanimously.

 

It was moved by Howe to approve the monthly Activity, Lunch, General and Schoolhouse Fund Financial Reports.  Second was by Held and the motion carried unanimously.

 

It was moved by Dittmer to approve the second reading and adoption of Board Policies 503.1-505.7.  Second was by Sohl and the motion carried unanimously.

 

After some discussion, six legislative areas of importance were identified. A motion was made by Howe to communicate these to IASB for the 2000 Legislative Platform.  Second was by Dittmer and the motion carried unanimously.

 

A motion was made by Sohl to approve a contract for Diana Faber, as Librarian, for the 2000-2001 school year.  Second was by Howe and the motion carried unanimously.

 

It was moved by Held to approve a contract for Mary Pierson, as student aide, for the 2000-2001 school year.  Second was by Sohl and the motion carried unanimously.

 

It was moved by Dittmer to approve a contact for Curtis Frerichs, for JH boys' basketball coach and JH football coach, for the 2000-2001 school year.  Second was by Sohl and the motion carried unanimously.

 

It was moved by Howe to approve the resignation of Tami Little, as Librarian, effective immediately.  Second was by Dittmer and the motion carried unanimously. 

 

A motion was made by Held to approve the resignation of Betty Bollmeyer, as cook, effective immediately.  Second was by Dittmer and the motion carried unanimously.

 

The teacher appreciation meal was discussed.  It was determined by the board to have a meal catered in on Wednesday, August 16th, before the Back to School Night, for the teachers.

 

A Music Booster Club was discussed and it was the consensus of the board to support this club and discuss the forming of other support groups.

 

The Pre-School Workshop for the teachers was discussed and Superintendent invited the board members to attend if they wanted.

 

With the tentative number of 60 students enrolled in 6th grade, it was agreed by all to split this class into three sections, if the number became final.

 

The facilities matrix Superintendent Steen presented to the board was discussed.

 

It was moved by Howe to adjourn the meeting.  Second was by Dittmer and the motion carried unanimously.  The meeting adjourned at 7:05 A.M. and is recorded on Tape #00-10.

 

The next meeting of the Board of Directors will be the Organizational Meeting September 18, 2000, at 7:00 P.M.