Independent School District #256
Red Wing, MN 55066
The Red Wing School Board held its regular meeting on August 5, 2019 in the Red Wing City Hall Chambers. Board members, Superintendent Karsten Anderson, staff and public were present. Chair Diercks called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m.
Motion made by Jones and seconded by Tauer to approve the meeting agenda as presented. Board member Bryant requested the addition of Jefferson School. Chair Diercks indicated a motion could made to take the previous related motion off the table during the meeting. Motion carried 7-0.
2.1 Educational Plan
2.2 Recognitions and Upcoming Events
Several recognitions and upcoming events were shared with the school board.
2.3 Public Comment:
Three individuals shared their perspectives on Jefferson School.
2.4 School Board Reports:
School Board reports were reviewed.
2.5 Administrator Reports:
Administrator reports were reviewed.
3.1 Consent Agenda:
1. Board minutes for July 15, 2019
2. Claims & Accounts for July 1, 2019 - July 15, 2019
Fund 01 – General Funds $ 1,225,451.97
Fund 02 – Food Service 15,656.19
Fund 04 – Community Services 25,111.48
Fund 06 – Building Construction3,750.00
Fund 07 – Debt Service 3,100.00
Fund 08 – Trust 7,840.93
Fund 09 – Agency 1,877.37
Fund 21 – Student Activities 3,449.04
Fund 22 – Clinic 29,582.28
Fund 45 – OPEB Trust Fund 0.00
Fund 47 – OPEB Debt Service 0.00
Fund 50 – Student Activities 0.00
CREDIT CARD 0.00
Total $ 1,315,819.26
Payroll – July 15, 2019 Payroll $171,117.63
July 15, 2019 Teachers Payroll 421,418.29 July 15, 2019 Supplemental 106,667.45
July 15, 2019 Extended Leave Payroll 8,947.29
3. New Hire: Alexandra Eggert, Step 3 - SPED Paraprofessional at RWHS, effective September 4, 2019 (due to a long term unfulfilled vacancy); Shanisa Williams, Class D Step 5 - Principal Secretary at Twin Bluff Middle School, effective July 29, 2019 (due to a resignation); Kyle Blahnik, MA/7 - Social Studies Teacher at RWHS, effective August 23, 2019 (due to a reassignment); Christopher Burawa, Step 8 - Media & Technology Ed Assist at Burnside Elementary School, effective September 4, 2019 (due to a resignation); Zachary Kubasta, Step 1 - Music Choir Teacher at Twin Bluff Middle School, effective August 26, 2019.
4.Reassignment: Cheryl Birk-Perkinson, Level 1 Cook at Sunnyside Elementary School, effective September 4, 2019 (due to a reassignment).
5.Resignation: Miranda Edwards, 1st Grade Teacher at Sunnyside Elementary School, effective August 2, 2019.
Motion made by Farrar and seconded by Tauer to approve the consent agenda as presented. Motion carried 7-0.
3.2 Donations and Grants:
Motion made by Bryant and seconded by Christensen to approve the Resolution Accepting Donations and Grants as presented. Upon roll-call vote, Bryant, Christensen, Diercks, Farrar, Jones, Roe and Tauer voted in favor. No board member voted no. Motion carried 7-0.
Motion made by Bryant and seconded by Roe to take Jefferson School (motion to reject the purchase agreement with Keller-Baartman for the sale of Jefferson School) off the table. Motion carried 7-0.
Motion to reject the proposed Purchase Agreement for the sale of Jefferson School to Keller-Baartman Properties, LLC. Board members Diercks and Tauer voted yes. Board members Bryant, Christensen, Farrar, Jones and Roe voted no. Motion failed 2-5.
3.3 School Resource Officer Contract
Motion made by Bryant and seconded by Tauer to approve the School Resource Officer Contract with the City of Red Wing as presented. Motion carried 7-0.
3.4 Second Reading of Policy Changes:
The following policies were presented for a second reading:
102, 214, 401, 402, 419, 521, 522, 532, 601, 603, 604, 607, 611, 616, 619, 624,705, 709, 713.
Future Topics & Upcoming Meetings:
Chair Diercks reviewed the upcoming meetings.
Motion made by Roe, second by Farrar to adjourn the meeting at 8:15 p.m. Motion carried 7-0.
School Board Clerk