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MINUTESRegular Meeting of the Board of EducationIndependent School District 879, Delano Public Schools
The regular meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District 879, Delano, Minnesota, was held on Monday, May 21, 2012, at Delano City Hall. The meeting was called to order by the chair at 7:02 PM with the following members in attendance: Johnson, Baker, Seguin, Durick, Brasket, Milano and Black. Absent: None
APPROVAL OF MEETING AGENDA (approved unanimously)
PROGRAM REVIEW – Community Education Update
Jane Shaffer and Becca Seiberlich gave updates on the ECFE, Wee Tigers Preschool, School Readiness, and Tiger Kids Club programs.
CONSENT AGENDA (approved unanimously)
Board approved the regular meeting minutes of 4-23-12, special meeting minutes of 5-16-12, the current budget status with year to date adjustments, investment transactions, wire transfers, Minnesota Liquid Assets fund, cash report, revenue and expense fund totals, expense reports and disbursements; and donations.
PERSONNEL (approved unanimously)
Board approved resignations of DMS Asst Girls Tennis Coach, 9th Grade Volleyball Coach, and retirement of DES Custodian; Recommendations of employment for DHS Principal, DES, DMS and ESY summer programs teachers and paraprofessionals and TAC Gymnastics Student Aide; Contract changes and approvals for TAC Supervisor, 2nd Grade job-share, Technology Support Specialist, and DMS 7/8 Language Arts and W.E.B. Coordinator; Leave of Absence for DHS Spec Ed Teacher, DMS Teacher, DHS Math Teacher, and DMS Paraprofessional requesting Family Leave.
PUBLIC COMMENT - None
ADMINISTRATIVE AND BOARD REPORTS
Board heard the following administrative reports: Supt. Sweet reported on website upgrade and Wright County School and City Administrators meeting; MS Prin R Klinkner reported on preliminary MCA Math results, 4th and 6th Grade orientations, DMS PIE technology donation, and Stepping Stone program; HS Prin M Schoen reported on upcoming HS events; ES Prin D Schuler reported on various Elementary upcoming activities, thanked staff and parents for their time spent volunteering for the different activities and thanked PIE for their donation for their Artist in Residency; Bus Mgr reported on bread and milk quotes and Dr. Sweet’ retirement party; and CE Dir reported statistics of online summer program registrations, and youth events.
Board heard reports from bd members regarding MAWSECO, Wright Technical Ctr, Community Educ Advisory Council, Curriculum Advisory Council, Schools for Equity in Educ., Delano Area Sports Arena, Safe Schools, Staff Dev., and City/School Task Group.
OLD BUSINESS
1. Reviewed Operating Levy Information
2. Final reading Policy 809 - Health and Safety
NEW BUSINESS
1. Comp Annual Report - QComp Advisors
2. Conduct hearing in connection with adding a fee for participating in College in the Schools (CIS) courses
3. Review preliminary budget for 2012-2013
4. First reading policy changes from 2011 legislative session
5. Curriculum updates for language arts and social studies K-5, 6-8, 9-12
6. Approve changes in high school handbook for 2012-2013
The meeting adjourned at 10:08 p.m. The preceding is a summary of the unofficial minutes. The full text of the unofficial minutes is on file in the District Office, 700 Elm Avenue East, Delano, Minnesota and also available on the school districts website www.delano.k12.mn.us. The next regular meeting of the Board of Education will be held on Monday, June 25, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. at Delano City Hall.
Carolyn Milano,
Board of Education Clerk
Published in the Delano Herald Journal May 28, 2012.

MINUTESSpecial Meeting of the Board of EducationIndependent School District 879, Delano Public Schools
The special meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District 879, Delano, Minnesota, was held on Wednesday, May 16, 2012, at Delano City Hall. The meeting was called to order by the chair at 7:00 PM with the following members in attendance: Johnson, Black, Seguin, Durick, Baker and Brasket. Absent: None.
Heard report from Don Lifto of Springsted, Inc. regarding the review of the results of the scientific survey to assist with long-range planning. Board workshop was set for Monday, June 4, 2012, at 7:00 PM in the Delano High School Conference Room.
The meeting adjourned at 9:10 PM. The preceding is a summary of the unofficial minutes. The full text of the unofficial minutes is on file in the District Office, 700 Elm Avenue East, Delano, Minnesota and also available on the school districts website www.delano.k12.mn.us. The next regular meeting of the Board of Education will be held on Monday, May 21, 2012 at 7:00 PM at Delano City Hall.
Carolyn Milano,
Board of Education Clerk
Published in the Delano Herald Journal May 28, 2012.