August 2019 Meeting Minutes

REGULAR MEETING, BOARD OF EDUCATION,

BELFIELD PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT #13

August 8, 2019

SCHOOL LIBRARY

The meeting was called to order by Board President Obrigewitch at 7:00 p.m

Present:  Curt Buckman, Keith Buckman, Danielle Jones, Dan Obrigewitch, Terry Johnson, Supt. Kurle, Bus. Mgr. Alice Berger, Ass’t. Bus. Mgr. Anna Ross and  Sheriff Lee

Keith Buckman presented his Oath of Office.

M/S Johnson/C Buckman to approve the July 11, 2019 regular board meeting.  Motion carried unanimously.

M/S Obrigewitch/Johnson to approve the agenda with addition of open enrollment, tuition agreements and a teacher resignation.  Motion carried unanimously.

Sheriff Lee presented information on a SRO program.  The western part of the county will share one officer.

Reports:

The secondary principal report:

  1.  New class offerings
  2. Visitors sign out policy
  3.  ITV/Online classes
  4.  Homecoming scheduled the week of Sept. 3-6
  5.  Handbook changes.

The business manager presented the financial reports for July 2019.

Supt. report:

  1. Update on boiler room sealing
  2. Getting quotes on painting 3rd floor rooms/hallways
  3. Discussed front landscaping
  4. Need to replace screen doors on one trailer home
  5. Tunnel asbestos abatements, Total Control will do the work, they will submit notification to DPI, Badlands Environmental is providing specs, bidding process, air monitoring and reports. Their cost will be less than $4500.00
  6. Football field project update
  7. Noted inservice and open house is August 15 from 8:00 – 3:00 pm.

Committee Reports:

  1. RESP – update of Aug. 12th meeting by Supt. Kurle
  2. RACTC – report given by Johnson
  3. WRSS – Melissa Utes is the new director, speech will be 2 days a week.

Old Business:

M/S Jones/Johnson to approve the 2019-2020 handbooks

M/S K Buckman/Johnson to amend adult meal prices to be $.75 higher than the highest student cost.  Motion carried unanimously.

New Business:

M/S C Buckman/K Buckman to approve payment of the bills.  Motion carried unanimously.

M/S C Buckman/K Buckman to approve the 2019-2020 Compliance Reports.  Motion carried unanimously.

M/S Johnson/K Buckman to approve the 2019-2020 Consolidated Application.  Motion carried unanimously.

M/S C Buckman/Johnson to approve hiring Anna Ross as assistant business manager.  Motion carried unanimously.  She will train with Mrs. Berger and take over as business manager when Mrs. Berger retires later this year,.

Public tax meeting for the school is set for Sept. 12 at 6:30 pm in the school library.

M/S C Buckman/K Buckman to approve a no tuition agreement for

M/S K Buckman/Jones to accept Kristi Hasty’s resignation as FCS and science teacher immediately. Motion carried unanimously.

The next  regular meeting is scheduled for Sept. 12  at 7:00 pm. following the tax meeting at 6:30 pm.

Meeting adjourned at 7:49 pm.