May 18 Board Meeting Highlights

ISD 199 School Board Meeting Highlights: May 18, 2020
Posted on 05/18/2020
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The Inver Grove Heights School Board met on Monday, May 18, with the following items on the agenda:

District Highlights

  • Simley High School Activities Director Will Short talked about the shortened spring athletics season and how coaches were and are leading workouts and activities virtually for their teams. ISD 199 Director of Community Education, Barb Pierce, talked about community education’s activities this spring, including how they are offering childcare for healthcare and emergency workers.

Consent agenda

  • Minutes from previous school board meeting
  • Minutes from the special board meeting on May 11, 2020
  • Cash disbursements
  • Personnel transactions and donations
  • Gifts and grants

Information items

  • ISD 199 Superintendent Dave Bernhardson introduced the First Reading for Review of Policies 417, 481, 419, 611, 612.1, 616.1, 618, and 620.
  • ISD 199 Director of Business Services Heather Aune presented the district’s 2020-2021 Budget Update.
  • Board committee reports
  • Membership reports

Action items

  • Approval of the 2020-2021 Student and Adult Meal Prices
  • Approval of the Veterans Memorial Community Center Addendum
  • Approval of the Second Reading for Review of Policies 401, 402, 602, 603, 604, 605, 606, and 610
  • Approval of the Designation of the Identified Official with Authority
  • Approval of the 2020-2021 Minnesota State High School League Membership
  • Approval of the School Board Self-Appraisal Process
  • Approval of the Resolution Declaring Spartan Pride Week in Honor of the Class of 2020 and Distance Learning Efforts by Students, Staff, and Families

Click here for video of this school board meeting. The next board work session will be held on Monday, June 8, and the regular board meeting will be held on Monday, June 22, both at 5:30 PM. At this time, board meetings will be conducted remotely. However, community members are invited to watch the virtual meeting live at the ISD 199 District Office, 2990 80th Street East in Inver Grove Heights. In the interest of attendee safety, Minnesota Department of Health guidelines will be implemented. Please click here to read more about virtual meeting procedures.