Park Rapids Area School Board Working Me

Park Rapids Area School Board
Working Meeting Minutes
Monday, November 1, 2021
6:00 PM
Frank White Education Center – Community Room
Chairperson Safratowich called the Meeting to order. Members present and order to vote was Dodge, Carlson, Hoyt, Pike, Kocka & Safratowich. Principals Jeff Johnson, Shawn Andress & Mike LeMeir were present, along with Superintendent Lance Bagstad along with staff and community members.
RECITED the Pledge of Allegiance
APPROVED Agenda and Addendums as presented.
HEARD Representative from CliftonLarsonAllen – FY21 Audit
HEARD Public Comment – Nicole Guida
APPROVED Consent Items as follows: Hoyt/Kocka
a. Approve Minutes of the October 18th, 2021 Regular Board Meeting
b. Approve New Hire – Eric Hillesland, JH Boys Basketball Coach
c. Approve New Hire – Stephan Funk, National Honor Society Co-Advisor
d. Approve New Hire – Amber Siebert, National Honor Society Co-Advisor
e. Approve New Hire – Mike Arvik, Bus Driver
f. Approve Resignation – Steve Safratowich, Bus Driver
g. Approve Resignation – Ryan Kern, Braillist effective 11/11/2021 – ADDENDUM
h. Approve Out of state travel for Amber Seibert to the National Association of Agriculture Educator’s Annual Convention in New Orleans, Louisiana from November 29th – December 4th, 2021 - ADDENDUM
HEARD Old Business
a. High School Staffing- need a level III Special education position. I would like to move forward with posting for a level III teacher to accommodate the needs of our students. Motion to create a special education program teacher. Carlson/Hoyt
HEARD New Business:
i. Approve FY 2021 Audit Report – Carlson/Dodge
DONATIONS Received and Appreciated
Park Rapids BPA
Coldwell Banker Clack Dennis
HEARD Project 309 Update– Thank You to everyone for your hard work on this election and thanks for making sure to spread the word to go vote.
ADJOURN at 6:30pm Dodge/Pike
(Jan. 8, 2022)