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ISD 739 Schooil Board Minutes March 19, 2014

REGULAR MEETING Unofficial Minutes Board of Education March 19, 2014 Ind. School District 739 Kimball, MN

The regular school board meeting was called to order by Chair Schreiner at 6:00 p.m. with all board members present. The Pledge of Allegiance was said by all.

Motion by Zipoy, seconded by Gagnon to approve the agenda as presented with two additional items, item #10 –Shop Fundraiser and item #11 –Dismiss for Closed Session. MC

Chair Schreiner welcomed the three community members and one staff member attending the meeting.

Celebrations and successes of students and staff included the Elementary taking 1st Place in the Math Masters competition with a thank you to Jennifer Schiefelbein for overseeing the event.

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ISD 739 Minutes Meeting Feb. 19, 2014

REGULAR MEETING Unofficial Minutes Board of Education February 19, 2014 Ind. School District 739 Kimball, MN

The regular school board meeting was called to order by Chair Schreiner at 6:00 p.m. with all board members present. The Pledge of Allegiance was said by all.

Motion by Gagnon, seconded by Zipoy to approve the agenda as presented. MC

Nancy Bonnifield, Tracy Nelson, and Kathryn Winkelman, Career and Tech Education instructors (Business, Ag/Shop, and FACS) for the District, presented to the board. They shared programs/courses that are available to students at Kimball High School, as well as suggestions on areas where they could use district and community assistance. Each instructor is putting together a couple goals for themselves to attain that will also benefit the classroom, such as a Serve Safe Certification, a Microsoft Word Specialist Certification, and a shop organization plan.

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Kimball School District 739 Board Minutes Dec. 18, 2013

REGULAR MEETING Unofficial Minutes Board of Education December 18, 2013 Ind. School District 739 Kimball, MN

The Truth In Taxation Hearing was opened at 6:00 p.m. No one from the community was present with questions. Mr. Tritabaugh reviewed the proposed tax levy which reflects a 3.27 percent reduction in levy from the previous year. Motion by Gagnon, seconded by Stein to close the Truth In Taxation Hearing at 6:05 p.m. MC

The regular school board meeting was called to order by Chair Schreiner at 6:05 p.m. with all board members present. The Pledge of Allegiance was said by all.

Member Schreiner added acceptance of a donation from Arnolds of Kimball following the Consent Agenda. Motion by Zipoy, seconded by Gagnon to approve the agenda as amended. MC

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Kimball Board of Education Meeting Nov. 20, 2013

REGULAR MEETING Unofficial Minutes Board of Education November 20, 2013 Ind. School District 739 Kimball, MN

The meeting was called to order by vice-chair Gagnon at 6:00 p.m. with all board members present. Chair Schreiner participated via speaker phone. The Pledge of Allegiance was said by all.

Motion by Zipoy, seconded by Stenger to approve the agenda as amended. Member Hilsgen added discussion item 7 – Comment on the annual audit report. Upon roll call vote, members Zipoy, Stein, Gagnon, Stenger, Hilsgen, and Schreiner voted in favor, none voted against. MC

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Kimball ISD 739 Minutes Oct. 23 Meeting

REGULAR MEETING Unofficial Minutes Board of Education October 23, 2013 Ind. School District 739 Kimball, MN

The meeting was called to order by chair Schreiner at 6:00 p.m. with all board members present. The Pledge of Allegiance was said by all.

Motion by Gagnon, seconded by Zipoy to approve the agenda as amended. Member Zipoy added a PIE meeting report. The Spanish club fundraiser, Dollars for Scholars, and the audit presentation were moved to the beginning of the agenda. MC

Logan Schlueter presented a fundraiser request for the Spanish Club by which they would sell $10 packages of coffee and receive 50 percent profit. The purpose of the fundraiser is to offset the cost of the Costa Rica trip to be made in June, 2014. Motion by Stein, seconded by Zipoy to approve the requested fundraiser. MC

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