May 13 Board Meeting

ISD 199 School Board Meeting Highlights: May 13, 2019
Posted on 05/14/2019
ISD 199 logo in red

The Inver Grove Heights School Board met on Monday, May 13, with the following items on the agenda:

District Highlights

  • Simley High School Activities Director, Will Short, presented updates on Simley’s spring athletics along with some team captains. ISD 199 Director of Community Education, Barb Pierce, and Youth Enrichment and Spartan Kids’ Care Coordinator, Erica Tollefson, gave an update on what students have been doing in community education programs like Simley Theatre and Spartan Kids’ Care.

Consent agenda

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

Information items

  • Mr. Short presented a 10 Year Review of Simley Activities to help board members and the community understand the department’s functions and what has changed since Mr. Short was hired.
  • ISD 199 Director of Business Services, Heather, Aune, presented a 2019-2020 budget update.
  • Board committee reports
  • Membership reports

Action items

  • Approval of Apple and Chromebook Leases
  • Approval of 2019-2020 Student and Adult Meal Prices
  • Approval of the ISD 199 Long-term Facilities Maintenance Revenue Plan
  • Approval of the Resolution to Approve the ISD 917 Long-term Facilities Maintenance Revenue Plan
  • Approval of the Second Reading of Policies 413 Harassment and Violence; 503 Student Attendance; 504 Student Dress and Appearance; 506 Student Discipline; 509 Enrollment of Nonresident Students; 514 Bullying Prohibition; 527 Student Use and Parking Motor Vehicles; Patrols, Inspections, and Searches; 528 Student Parental, Family, and Marital Status Nondiscrimination; and 709 Student Transportation
  • Approval of the School Board Self-Appraisal Process

Meeting information and video of the May 13 meeting are available on the district website, The next board work session will be Monday, June 10, and the next regular board meeting will be Monday, June 24. Both will be held at the ISD 199 District Office, 2990 80th Street East in Inver Grove Heights, at 5:30 PM.