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July 2019 Minutes

MINUTES OF BOARD OF EDUCATION

REGULAR MEETING
8:00 P.M.
Tuesday, July 9, 2019

MEMBERS

PRESENT 
ABSENT 
DUANE BOWERS
DIANA COLEMAN
JOE COOL
MERLE BIERMAN
SHANE COOL
MARK SIEVERING, Superintendent
JOEL MORGAN, Principal
MICHELLE PRESTON, Secretary to the Board
ERIC NELSON


A Meeting of the Board of Education of the School District of Arnold, in the County of      Custer, in the State of  Nebraska School District No. 89 of Custer County, Nebraska, was convened in open and Public  Session at  8:00 P.M. on the 9th day of  July, 2019, at Arnold Public School  Meeting Room, in said District.  Notice of the Meeting was given in advance thereof according to Law by Proper Publication, a designated method for giving notice to the School District,  A copy of the Proof of Publication being attached to these minutes.  Notice of this meeting was given in advance to all members of the Board of  Education.  Availability of the Agenda and the Purpose of the meeting was  communicated in the advanced notice of the meeting to the members of this meeting. 

Board Of Education met in regular session Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at 8:00 P.M. with five members present. Nelson absent.

Meeting called to order

Roll Call and Pledge of Allegiance

Approved the agenda

Minutes of last meeting approved as presented.

Motion S. Cool, seconded Coleman to approve claims totaling $279,077.02.  Unanimous on roll call vote.

 Visitors & Guests: Heather Furne, Julie Mohr, Joe Bob Atkins and April Tickle.  

NON-ACTION ITEMS

 

Nothing

ACTION ITEMS

Recognition of recently retired faculty and staff was tabled until August meeting.

Motion Bierman, seconded J. Cool to renew district insurance coverage with Arnold Insurance.  Unanimous on roll call vote.

Motion J. Cool, seconded Coleman to readopt Policies in the 3000 Section as discussed.    Unanimous on roll call vote.

Motion J. Cool, seconded Coleman to adopt Policy #6113 - Days of Instruction. Unanimous on roll call vote.

Motion J. Cool, seconded Bierman to approve updates of board policies 1120, 3130, 3131, 4030, 5001, 5012, 5101, 5103, 5104, 5305, 6211, 8151, 8153, 8.5.1 as amended.  Unanimous on roll call vote. 

Motion S. Cool, seconded Bierman to approve designation of Mark Sievering, Interim Superintendent as authorized representative of the school district, including Non-Discrimination Compliance Coordinator.  Unanimous on roll call vote.

Motion Bierman, seconded Coleman to approve 2019-2020 Nebraska Rural Community Schools Association (NRCSA) membership.  Unanimous on roll call vote.

Accepted Principal and Superintendent Report

Next regular meeting will be August 13, 2019 at 8:00 P.M.

Meeting adjourned at 9:25 P.M.

To be considered for payment bills must be in school office by noon on Thursday before the Board Meeting on Tuesday.

The agenda is a continuous one and is available for examination during the regular hours at the office of the Superintendent of Schools.