HLWW School District 2687 Board Minutes

SCHOOL BOARD WORKSESSION MEETING
Monday, March 22, 2010
HLWW Board Room
The March 22, 2010 School Board Work Session meeting of the Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted ISD #2687 was called to order at 5:00 pm by Chairman Schaible. After the pledge of allegiance; roll was taken with the following members present: Schaible, Heuer, Wiech, Doering, Weber, Weibel and Tintes. Also present were Superintendent Brad Sellner, Principals Mike Day, Jim Schimelpfenig, and Jennifer Olson; SMS Financial Consultant Todd Netzke, and Board Secretary Marilyn Greeley.
(Item IV) Heuer motioned to approve the agenda which included an update on the FFA Greenhouse, potential MAWSECO lease of space update, reviewing the budget, and discussion on the expiring levy; Wiech seconded; passed unanimously.
(Item V) There were no questions or comments from visitors.
(Item VI, Subd. B) Allyson Kuehn, MAWSECO Special Education Director, reviewed special education programs, and leasing our facility.
(Item VI, Subd. A) Jim Weninger, FFA Advisor, introduced Chris Uter, a purchasing manager from Otten Bros., and reviewed the landscaping blueprints for the “outside classroom” being installed at the high school site. Weninger reported the construction of the Greenhouse would begin in early May.
(Item VI, Subd. C) Superintendent Sellner reviewed the budget handouts. Superintendent Sellner reported the application for an ALP program is ready if that is the direction the district wants to go. Schaible asked the board members if there is a consensus from members to proceed with the ALP program; they all responded yes.
(Item VI, Subd. D) The board members discussed the expiring levy.
Each principal spoke regarding potential budget reductions. The board discussed reductions.
Superintendent Sellner asked the board if they want to move forward with the ALP program here; they all agreed.
Tintes motioned to adjourn at 7:08 pm; Wiech seconded; passed unanimously.
Respectfully submitted,
Charles Weber, Clerk