March 11 Board Meeting

ISD 199 School Board Meeting Highlights: March 11, 2019
Posted on 03/12/2019
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The Inver Grove Heights School Board met on Monday, March 11, with the following items on the agenda:

District Highlights

  • Inver Grove Heights Middle School and Simley High School Activities Director Will Short presented on winter activities and invited winter athletes to talk about their seasons. ISD 199 Director of Community Education Barb Pierce presented on winter activities within the community education program.

Consent agenda

  • Minutes from previous school board meeting
  • Cash disbursements
  • Personnel transactions and donations
  • Gifts and grants

Information items

  • Inver Grove Heights Middle School Principal Jodi Wendel and Assistant Principal Jason Voss gave an update on their school. They invited teachers to talk about the exciting changes happening in their classrooms as well, from 1:1 technology to expanding their curriculum so every student sees themselves in their learning.
  • ISD 199 Director of Business Services Heather Aune presented a budget update for 2019-2020.
  • ISD 199 School Board Vice Chair/Treasurer Cindy Nordstrom presented ISD 199 Superintendent Dave Bernhardson’s Mid-Year Evaluation.
  • Board committee reports
  • Membership reports

Action items

  • Approval of the Second Reading of Several 500 Student Policies, 102 Equal Education Opportunity, 401 Equal Employment Opportunity, 402 Disability Nondiscrimination, and 806 Crisis Management

Meeting information and video of the March 11 meeting are available on the district website, The next board work session will be Monday, April 8, and the next regular board meeting will be Monday, April 22. Both will be held at the ISD 199 District Office, 2990 80th Street East in Inver Grove Heights, at 5:30 PM.

There will also be a listening session held at 5:00 PM before the April 22 regular board meeting. Parents and community members can sign up to speak at the listening session.