Delano Herald Journal Legal Notices
New public notices published in the issue of May 13, 2013

Request for Quotes for
Bread and Milk
Notice is hereby given that quotes will be received by the Delano Public Schools, Independent School District #879, for bread and milk products for the 2013-2014 school year. Quotes will be received at the Delano Public Schools District Office, 700 Elm Ave E, Delano, MN 55328 until 12:00 p.m., on Friday, May 31, 2013. Quotes will be acted upon at the regular board meeting, Monday, June 24 2013. Quotes are to be clearly marked on the outside of the envelope, “QUOTE – DO NOT OPEN”. The agent shall not withdraw quotes for a period of 30 calendar days after opening of quotes.
Quote requirements and specifications are available for interested vendors at the Delano Public Schools District Office, 700 Elm Ave E, Delano, MN 55328 or by calling Mary Reeder at 763-972-3365 ext. 2118.
The Board reserves the right to reject any and all quotes or parts of such quotes, accept quotes it deems to be in its best interest, to waive any informalities or irregularities in quotes submitted and waive minor irregularities or discrepancies in quote procedure.
Delano Public Schools Administration
700 Elm Ave E
Delano, MN 55328
Published in the Delano Herald Journal May 13 and 20, 2013.

Misc. For Sale
Delano Public Schools has the following item for sale:
16 ft. Northern Fiberglass Red Canoe – needs repairs
If interested, please send sealed bids to Delano Public Schools, Attn: District Office, 700 Elm Ave E, Delano, MN 55328.
Bids close May 17th, 2013 at 2:00 p.m.
Published in the Delano Herald Journal May 6 and 13, 2013.

Regular Meeting of the
Board of Education
Independent 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, April 22, 2013, at Delano City Hall. The meeting was called to order by the chair at 7:01 PM with the following members in attendance: Johnson, Baker, Milano, Seguin, Durick, Black, and Larson. Absent: None.
APPROVAL OF MEETING AGENDA (approved unanimously)
PROGRAM REVIEW – Extended Field Trip to Spain – Mr. Fitzer
Mr. Fitzer reviewed field trip request to Spain in spring of 2014.
PROGRAM REVIEW – Special Services – Ms. Swartzer
Ms. Swartzer reviewed the Special Education program.
CONSENT AGENDA (approved unanimously)
Board approved the regular meeting minutes of 3-18-13, 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.
Donation for Ted May Language Arts Scholarship, along with all gifts, were accepted and received by the district.
PERSONNEL (approved unanimously):
Board approved retirements/resignations/terminations, recommendations for employment DHS Special Education Teacher, DMS Mathematics Teacher, TAC Front Desk, DHS Varsity Girls Soccer Coach and DMS 7th Grade Softball Coach, approved contract changes and approvals and leaves of absence.
Board heard the following administrative reports: Supt. Schoen reported on the Minnesota Legislature and state funding for education and the Strategic Planning Parent/Community Meeting on Wednesday, May 15; MS Principal reported on Volunteer Appreciation Week, DARE graduation and pre-registration of self-enrichment courses for 7th/8th graders; HS Principal reported on changes to Site Base Committee, STEM program evolving to STEAM, Technology Committee assessing needs in the district, spring sports rescheduling and DHS Seniors last days extension; ES Principal reported on Kindergarten Round Up, Tiger Fun Fair, Watertown-Mayer School One-to-One iPad initiative visit, DES Art Fair, Earth Day, and ES Nurse’s resignation; Business Manager reported on 2013 Finance Award received from MDE and the FY13-14 budget; CE Director presented on past and upcoming events in the Community Ed Department, 2013-15 School Readiness Plan, and 4 Star Parent Aware Ranking from MDE and DHS.
Board heard reports from board members regarding MAWSECO, Wright Technical Ctr, Schools for Equity in Education (SEE), DASA, Safe Schools, Staff Development and City/School.
NEW BUSINESS (approved unanimously)
Board heard surplus property report and approved new district dental insurance carrier.
The meeting adjourned at 8:18 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 district’s website www.delanok12.mn.us. The next regular meeting of the Board of Education will be held on Monday, May 20, 2013 at 7:00 PM in the Delano High School Media Center.
Carolyn Milano, Board of Education Clerk
Published in the Delano Herald Journal May 13, 2013.