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April 26, 2021 at 6:30 PM - Regular School Board Meeting

Agenda
1. CALL TO ORDER
Bohnsack, Habben, Hentges, Hesse, Schurman, and Wesenberg. 
Student Members: Emily Haus
Presenter:  Wesenberg, Board Chair
Attachments: (2)
2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
The School Board Chair will lead the school board and attendees in the Pledge of Allegiance.
Presenter:  Wesenberg, Board Chair
Attachments: (1)
3. APPROVAL OF AGENDA
Board action to approve the agenda for the meeting is expected.
Presenter:  Wesenberg, Board Chair
4. CELEBRATION OF EXCELLENCE-ROCORI PROUD
This agenda item is intended to be formal opportunity for the School Board and its members to recognize and celebrate success with the ROCORI School District. Most of the recognition comes in the form of ROCORI Proud presentations although the recognition is not limited to that format. 
Presenter:  Board Chair, Wesenberg
Attachments: (1)
4.A. ROCORI State Wrestler: Austin Moscho
4.B. ROCORI Dance Team: State Entrants for Jazz and Kick
4.C. Girls Hockey Team: Class 6A Champs State Entrant
4.D. Alpine Skier State Participant: Paige Muffelmann
4.E. VEX Robotics State Participants
5. COMMENTS AND REQUESTS FROM VISITORS
The agenda is open to visitors of the meeting to offer comments to and/or requests of the school board. The comments and requests should follow the adopted district guidelines which are printed and available at the meeting.  As a general rule, items introduced in the opportunity for comments and requests do not receive action from the School Board, but are taken under advisement or consideration for future action.
Presenter:  Wesenberg, Board Chair
6. CONSENT ITEMS
Action is requested on the following items of the consent agenda. Consent agenda items are typically adopted without discussion of the individual items because they are routine or ordinary in action.  Any consent agenda item may be removed for further discussion and deliberation by any member of the board.
Presenter:  Wesenberg, Board Chair
6.A. APPROVAL OF MINUTES
The minutes from the Regular meeting and Work Session held on 04-12-2021.
Recommend approval of the minutes from the meetings.
Attachments: (2)
6.B. APPROVAL OF BILLS
Treasurer Bohnsack will have been at the school site to review bills, ask questions, and confirm information prior to the meeting.
Recommendation is to approve the bill payment of $3,979,931.52 subject to any adjustments or direction offered by the Treasurer.
Attachments: (1)
6.C. TREASURER REPORT
Treasurer Bohnsack will have reviewed financial information for the board. This information is included in the Treasurer's Report.
Attachments: (1)
6.D. EMPLOYMENT
Recommend approval of the assignment as outlined.
6.D.1. District Educational Facility-Early Childhood SPED Paraprofessional: Amber Jacobs increase of 6 hrs/week to a total of 26 hours/week 
Attachments: (1)
6.D.2. ROCORI Secondary School-English Language teacher: Susan OSheaghnessy effective for the 2021-2022 school year
Attachments: (2)
6.D.3. ROCORI Secondary School-FACS teacher: Emily Donnay effective for the 2021-2022 school year
Attachments: (2)
6.D.4. ROCORI Secondary-Business teacher: Brandon Loewel effective for the 2021-2022 school year.
Attachments: (1)
6.E. RETIREMENTS-RESIGNATIONS
Recommend approval of the following resignations and/or retirements.
6.E.1. Retirement-Buildings and Grounds-Groundskeeper: Vern Ahles effective July 6, 2021
6.E.2. Resignation-ROCORI Secondary-World Languages and Cultures teacher: Deirdre Goenner effective June 30, 2021
6.E.3. Retirement-ROCORI Secondary Visual Arts teacher: Judy Nettleton effective December 3, 2021.
6.E.4. Resignation-ROCORI Activities Department-Head Dance Coach: Lea Frank
6.E.5. Resignation-ROCORI Activities Department-Assistant Dance Coach: Samantha Jokela
6.E.6. Resignation-ROCORI Activities Department-Assistant Dance Coach: Katelyn Hendrickson
6.E.7. Resignation-ROCORI Activities Department-Assistant Dance Coach: Olivia Tikalsky
6.E.8. Resignation-ROCORI Activities Department-Assistant Dance Coach: Amber Laubach
6.E.9. Resignation-ROCORI Activities Department-Assistant Dance Coach: Emma Conrad
7. ACTION  ITEMS
Action items receive individual attention because of the nature of the issues, the need to discuss or review the information prior to taking action, or the specific kind of action required for the item.
7.A. CURRICULUM PROPOSALS FOR 2021-2022
Recommendation: Approve the Curriculum Proposals as presented
Attachments: (1)
7.B. NONRENEWAL RESOLUTION
The resolution included is for the nonrenewal of a probationary teacher for the 2021-2022 school year.
Recommend adoption of the resolution to terminate by non-renewal of this contract.
Attachments: (1)
7.C. APPROVAL OF PAYMENT TO COLD SPRING BAKERY
Payment to Cold Spring Bakery Check #105918 in the amount of $96.40
Recommend approval of the payment to Cold Spring Bakery
7.D. LEAVE OF ABSENCE REQUEST
ROCORI Secondary-Special Education teacher: Larry Syverson effective for the 2021-2022 school year.
Attachments: (1)
7.E. RESOLUTION TO ACCEPT A DONATION
Be It Resolved, by the School Board of ISD 750, ROCORI, as follows, that the following donation be accepted with gratitude: Thank you to all the organizations and individuals for their donations. 
The school district appreciates your generosity and continued support. 
Recommend adoption of the resolution to accept the donation
Presenter:  Wesenberg, Board Chair
Attachments: (1)
8. DISCUSSION ITEMS
Discussion items receive individual attention because of the nature of the issues and the need for introductory or other discussion in order to review the information prior to taking action.  This is also the agenda location for items which simply need school board review, but no formal action on the item is required.  Discussion items will typically return to the agenda at a future point for more specific action.
8.A. POLICY
The following policies are being presented for second readings. No formal action is expected.
8.A.1. 8-16: Staffing of Extra Curricular Activities
Attachments: (1)
8.A.2. 8-17: Eliminating Extra-Curricular Activities
Attachments: (1)
8.A.3. 8-18: Assessment of Student Achievement
Attachments: (1)
8.A.4. 8-19: Staff Development for Standard
Attachments: (1)
8.A.5. 8-20: Instructional Curriculum
Attachments: (1)
9. ADMINISTRATIVE AND BOARD REPORTS
Attachments: (2)
9.A. SUPERINTENDENT REPORT
The Superintendent will make his report about ROCORI Public Schools.
Presenter:  Brad Kelvington
9.A.1. Enrollment Update
Attachments: (1)
9.A.2. COVID-19 Update
9.A.3. Legislative Update
9.A.4. Budget Update 2021-2022
9.A.5. RFP Update
9.A.6. Prom and Graduation Update
9.B. BOARD COMMITTEE AND REPRESENTATIVE REPORTS
Board members will report on activities within their portfolio of committee and representative assignments.
Presenter:  Board Members
Description:  Board members will report on activities within their portfolio of committee and representative assignments.
Attachments: (2)
9.C. BUDGET COMPARISON REPORT MARCH 2021
The business office provides an update of district expenditures and revenues through the Budget Comparison report. The report is intended to provide a financial picture of the district in a couple ways. One is to compare current year expenditures to the previous year. The second is to simply give a report on the current financial status. In addition to the report, special items of note are highlighted in the explanations offered. This report does not require formal action but is provided as an informational item.
Presenter:  Beth Bertram
Attachments: (1)
10. UPCOMING EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES
A calendar of upcoming issues of concern to the school board is included as part of the agenda.
NOTE: School Board Meetings have been relocated to the District Education Facility Commons Area starting September 28, 2020 for the 2020-2021 school year.
Attachments: (1)
11. ADJOURN
Presenter:  Wesenberg, Board Chair
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