July 22 Board Meeting

ISD 199 School Board Meeting Highlights: July 22, 2019
Posted on 07/24/2019
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The Inver Grove Heights School Board met on Monday, July 22, with the following items on the agenda:

Consent agenda

  • Minutes from previous school board meeting
  • Minutes from closed session negotiations meeting on June 24, 2019
  • Minutes from closed session board self-appraisal meeting on June 24, 2019
  • Cash disbursements
  • Personnel transactions and donations
  • Gifts and grants
  • Annual Fiscal Year Authorization
  • ISD 199 & 917 Agreement Renewal

Information items

  • ISD 199 Director of Business Services, Heather Aune, and Ehlers Representative gave a financing update on the proposed classroom additions to Pine Bend Elementary School.
  • ISD 199 Communications Coordinator, Katie Sheridan, gave an update on district communications and the goals for the next school year and beyond.
  • ISD 199 Director of Instructional Technology, Caroline Little, gave an update on Engage 199!, which uses technology to personalize learning and focus on creativity, communication, critical thinking, and collaboration.
  • ISD 199 Superintendent, Dave Bernhardson, presented the first reading of policies 532 Use of Peace Officers and Crisis Teams to Remove Students with IEPs from School Grounds; 513 Student Promotion, Retention, and Program Design; and 722 Public Data Requests.
  • Board committee reports
  • Membership reports

Action items

  • Approval of Pine Bend Elementary Addition Bid
  • Approval of the Resolution Regarding Board Control of Extracurricular Activities
  • Approval of Second Reading of Policies 510 School Activities, 511 Student Fundraising, 515 Protection and Privacy of Student Records, 516 Procedures for Dispensing Medicine at School, 518 DNR-DNI Orders, 519 Interviews of Students by Outside Agencies, 520 Student Surveys, 530 Immunization Requirements, and 534 Participation in High School Athletics
  • Approval of the Resolution Relating to Election of School Board Members and Calling the School District General Election

Meeting information and video of the July 22 meeting are available on the district website, www.isd199.org. In lieu of an August work session, board members will be available in the community for Night to Unite on Tuesday, August 6. The next board meeting will be Monday, August 19, at the ISD 199 District Office, 2990 80th Street East in Inver Grove Heights, at 5:30 PM.