August 25, 2003
School Board Minutes
August 25, 2003
A REGULAR MEETING OF THE SCHOOL BOARD OF SPEARFISH SCHOOL DISTRICT 40-2, LAWRENCE COUNTY, SOUTH DAKOTA, WAS HELD AT THE ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE BUILDING ON THE 25H DAY OF AUGUST, 2003. THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS WERE PRESENT: President Erickson, Dunwoody, Steen, and Aaker. Administration present were: Peters, Crosswait, Jewett, Hood, Leikvold, Seyer, and Fridell. Also present were: Kris Garlick and Jan Kaus.
All motions were passed by unanimous vote unless stated otherwise.
President Erickson called the meeting to order at 5:30 p.m.
Erickson led everyone in the Pledge of Allegiance.
Motion was made by Dunwoody, seconded by Aaker and carried to approve the agenda.
Jerry Krambeck presented the first check to the School Board for the sale of the old football field property.
Dan Leikvold addressed the Board on the issue of non-accredited programs. Brad Larsen and Dave Samuelson contributed their thoughts and ideas from the audience.
Joint convention update was presented by Don Aaker and Dave Peters.
David Jewett updated the Board on the results of the testing that the students took part in this past year.
Motion was made by Aaker, seconded by Steen and carried to commend and thank all staff members for their efforts in providing the motivation and instruction necessary for our students to continue to excel in their academic endeavors, as exemplified by the results of the SAT 10 and DSTEP exams this past Spring.
Motion was made by Steen, seconded by Dunwoody and carried to declare a list of property surplus for the coming auction in September.
Motion was made by Dunwoody, seconded by Aaker and carried to approve the tentative agreement between the Board and SCEA.
Motion was made by Aaker, seconded by Steen and carried to approve the following consent agenda.
A. Approved the exemption for 18
elementary students, 10 Middle School and 6 High School students to attend home
(Code 003-825-44 through 003-825-76).
B. Personnel (All hires contingent on successful completion of background check).
1. Approved the teaching contract for Diane Wendt, .5 FTE Title 1 teacher at East, BS-7, 16 grad hours, $15,215.73.
2. Accepted the resignation of Jamie Pence, West ESP.
3. Approved the appointment of Krystal Rogers, Middle School secretary, 8hr/day, 10 months, General Secretary Level 5, $8.38/hr., effective 8/26/03, replacing Tammy McDaniel.
4. Approved the appointment of Erin Jankord, East/West Copy Clerk, Level 0 $6.70/hr.
5. Approved the appointment of the following ESPs.
a. Katherine Witt East Regular 3.5 hr/day Level 0 $6.45/hr.
b. Kris Hayes West SPED 6.5 hr/day Level 5 $8.13/hr.
c. Laura DeWain West Regular 6.0 hr/day Level 1 $6.85/hr.
d. Norma Wolff MS Regular 7.5 hr/day Level 5 $8.13/hr.
e. Loren Hill MS Regular 6.8 hr/day Level 4 $7.79/hr
f. Angela McKee HS SPED 6.5 hr/day Level 3 $7.45/hr
6. Approved the coaching appointments for the following:
John Rounds Asst. Varsity Football Level 7 $2793
Tim Cooper Asst. 9th Football Level 5 $1960
Melissa Christensen 9th Volleyball Level 6 $2352
Megan Rapp 9th Volleyball Level 6 $2352
Motion was made by Steen, seconded by Dunwoody and carried to adjourn the meeting.
The meeting adjourned at 7:03 p.m.
Ed Erickson, President ___________________________________
Craig Crosswait, Business Manager _________________________
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