Park Rapids Area School Board
Special Meeting Minutes
Wednesday May 22nd, 2019
Century School Cafetorium
Chairperson Safratowich Called the Meeting to order. Members present and order to vote was Dodge, Carlson, Hoyt, Pike, Safratowich, & Gauldin. Principal Jeff Johnson was present, along with Superintendent Lance Bagstad, Business Manager Kent Fritze, along with staff and community members.
RECITED The Pledge of Allegiance
DISCUSSED Football Pairing - Jeremy Nordick spoke about commonly asked questions about the pairing. Jeremy laid it out to reflect what would happen with coaching, section class, games played, transportation, playing time, other concerns from Menahga and Park Rapids were brought up and given an explanation.
HEARD from several community members who expressed their concernsabout pairing with Menahga. Heard from community members as to why the pairing would be a good thing for the Players and the team. Also, heard from community members that were against the pairing for various reasons. Everyone was given a chance to speak and the thoughts and comments will be taken into consideration by the board members. The school board will make an official decision at the June 3rd, 2019 Board Meeting
ADJOURN the meeting 6:43pm Gauldin/Hoyt
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