October 10, 2019 Agenda

Thursday, October 10, 2019 / 6:30pm
District Service Center / Cottage Grove, MN


The purpose of this meeting is to consider the following:

1.0 Call to Order; Roll Call

2.0 Pledge of Allegiance

3.0 Approval of Agenda

4.0 District Highlights: Agenda item scheduled for the October 24, 2019 meeting.

5.0 Public Comment: Agenda item scheduled for the October 24, 2019 meeting.

6.0 Consent Items:
All consent items are considered routine and non-controversial by the School Board and will be approved by a single motion. There will be no separate discussion of these items. Prior to this meeting, Board members have had the opportunity to review each of these items and may request that any item be moved to the Action Items for individual consideration.

6.1 Approval of Retirements, Resignations and Terminations
6.2 Approval of Leaves of Absence
6.3 Approval of New Employees/Change of Statu

7.0 Workshop Items:

7.1 Showcase Our Schools 
7.1 PPT

Rich Romano, Newport Elementary School Principal
Mike Moore, Liberty Ridge Elementary School Principal

7.2 Great Rivers Adult Education Consortium 
7.2 PPT

Bob Lawrence, Community Education Director

8.0 Information Items:

8.1 First Reading of Policy 509.1

Mike Johnson, Assistant Superintendent
***Following this agenda item, public comment will be accepted regarding Policy 509.1


8.2 Open Enrollment & IDT Parameters

Mike Johnson, Julie Nielsen & Kristine Schaefer, Assistant Superintendents

8.3 Negotiations Update

Sharon Van Leer, School Board Clerk

9.0 Discussion Items: None.

10.0 Action Items:

10.1 Approval of Election Judges
10.1 Resolution
10.1 Exhibit A

Keith Jacobus, Superintendent

11.0 Reports and Comments:

11.1 Superintendent’s Report
11.2 School Board Member Reports

12.0 Future Meeting Dates:

12.1 Thursday, October 24, 2019 – School Board Meeting (DSC/6:30 p.m.)
12.2 Thursday, November 7, 2019 – School Board Meeting (DSC/6:30 p.m.)

13.0 Closed Session: Pursuant to Minnesota Statute 13D.03 for Labor Negotiations.

14.0 Adjournment