Park Rapids Area School Board Working Meeting Minutes Monday, June 7th, 2021 6:00 PM Frank White Education Center - Community Room Chairperson Safratowich called the Meeting to order.
Park Rapids Area School Board
Working Meeting Minutes
Monday, June 7th, 2021
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 & Mike LeMeir were present, along with Superintendent Lance Bagstad, Business Manager Kent Fritze along with staff and community members.
RECITED the Pledge of Allegiance
APPROVED Agenda and Addendums as presented. Dodge/Pike
APPROVED Consent Items as follows: Carlson/Kocka
a.Approve Minutes of the May 17th, 2021 Regular Board Meeting
b.Approve Minutes of the May 25th, 2021 Special Board Meeting
c.Approve Century Adventures School Age Childcare Staff Handbook for 2021-2022
d.Approve Resignation - Jason Haas, Paraprofessional
e.Approve Resignation - Alyssa Holmer, Paraprofessional
f.Approve Resignation - Nancy Brekke, Century Elementary Title 1 Teacher
g.Approve Resignation - Blake Montzka, .6 FTE Phy Ed. Teacher
h.Approve Resignation - Jackie Campbell, Paraprofessional
i.Approve Resignation - Clare Knudson, .5 FTE ADSIS Paraprofessional
j.Approve Resignation - Clare Knudson, .5 FTE PAWN Secretary effective June 22nd, 2021
k.Approve New Hire - Rod Mackay, Groundskeeper- Effective 5/24/2021
l.Approve New Hire - Jackie Campbell, Early Childhood teacher effective 2021-2022 SY
m.Approve New Hire - Wyatt Sanford, 5th grade teacher Century Middle School, Effective 2021-2022 School Year - Contingent upon Licensure
n.Approve New Hire - Karrie Taylor, Special Education Coordinator
o.Approve New Hire - Lucas Ford, Middle School and High school Music Teacher effective 2021-2022 SY - Contingent upon Licensure
p.Approve New Hire - Bill Moore, Century Middle School CTE AG Teacher effective 2021-2022 SY
q.Approve New Hire - Amy Moors, Century Elementary Title 1 Teacher effective 2021-2022 SY
r.Approve New Hire - Chris Kirchner, Century Middle School Art teacher, effective 2021-2022 SY
s.Approve New Hire - Brianna Kirchner, Century Middle School Counselor effective 2021-2022 SY
t.Approve New Hire - Ally Bright, Century Elementary Teacher effective 2021-2022 SY - Contingent upon Licensure
u.Approve New Hire - Kathleen Wiederin, Century Middle School Special Education Teacher effective 2021-2022 SY
v.Approve New Hire - Clare Knudson, High School Secretary effective August 1st, 2021
w.Approve posting- High School SPED Paraprofessional position.
x.Approve Contract with MN State Community and Technical College for college in the high school.
y.Approve Resignation - Kali Mitteness, ESL Teacher - ADDEDUM
z.Approve New Hire - Baylee Gartner, 1.0 FTE ES/MS Phy. Ed. Teacher - Contingent upon licensure - ADDENDUM
HEARD New Business:
a.Approve Pan O'Gold Bread bid for Food Service 2021-22 Dodge/Pike
b.Approve Cass Clay Dairy bid for Food Service 2021-22 Carlson/Pike
c.Approve School Breakfast and Lunch Prices for students to stay the same for 2021-22 school year, Prices will be adjusted to $2.50 for adult breakfast and $4.35 for adult lunch for 2021-2022 school year. Dodge/Pike
THANKED the following for Donations Received and Appreciated
Century Elementary- Ms. EdelmanDonorschoose.orgClassroom supplies - $835.78
Century Elementary - Mrs. BrandtDonorschoose.orgFlexible seating - $2,123
HEARD monthly board committee report - NCVA on May 20th. We heard about the robotics program and heard a presentation. We used to have 14 teams in this area we now have 28 teams. We will meet again in October.
We have one of our own now on the Headwaters.
HEARD Project 309 Board Work Session - Discussed possible funding options and priorities going forward. Next meeting will be June 14th at 6pm.
ADJOURN at 7:38 Dodge/Pike
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