School District of New Richmond
BOARD WORK SESSION MINUTES
District Office Community Room
November 5, 2019
CALL TO ORDER
The meeting was called to order at 5:00 p.m. by President Hinz in accordance with notice given to the Star Observer.
Board Members Present - Marilyn Duerst, Kent Elkin, Greg Gartner, Rick Hinz, Bryan Schafer
Board Members Absent - Paula Kolbeck, Neal Melby
Administration Present - Jessica Ferguson
APPROVAL OF AGENDA
Motion by Kent Elkin to approve the agenda as presented. Greg Gartner seconded the motion. Motion carried 5-0.
Pillar 4 - Innovative Instruction
Jessica Ferguson, Director of Curriculum and Instruction, provided an update and answered questions on the process of the adoption of a new K-5 reading program to start next school year. Next year Middle School math and language arts will be on the agenda.
Pillar 5 - Staff
Discussed the predicted staffing needs list.
Motion by Greg Gartner to adjourn at 6:20 p.m. Bryan Schafer seconded the motion. Motion carried 5-0.
Marilyn Duerst, School Board Clerk
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