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, March 25, 2019, at Delano City Hall. The meeting was called to order by the chair at 5:46 p.m. with the following members in attendance: Larson, Seguin, Johnson, Rosenow, Depa and Briesemeister (who arrived at 5:53 p.m.). Absent: None.
APPROVAL OF MEETING AGENDA (approved unanimously)
Board reviewed discussion items: policy review, Fiscal Year 20 planning process, March board listening session, May board listening session and committee reports.
Board heard a presentation from Director of Teaching and Learning Joe Vieau about FocalPoint K12.
CONSENT AGENDA (approved unanimously)
Board approved minutes from Feb. 18, Feb. 25 and March 21, and the current budget status with year-to-date adjustments, investment transactions, construction bond investment transactions, wire transfers, Minnesota Liquid Asset Fund, cash report, revenue and expense fund totals, expense reports and disbursements.
RESOLUTION OF ACCEPTANCE OF GIFTS (approved unanimously)
PERSONNEL (approved unanimously)
Board approved retirements/resignations/terminations, recommendations of employment and contract changes, including:
Retirements/Resignations/Terminations: DIS paraprofessional, DHS Spanish teacher, Community Education site supervisor, JV football coach. Recommendations for Employment: Swimming lesson aide, DHS long-term sub, student volleyball camp assistant (2), enrichment class instructor, girls JV lacrosse coach, middle school boys golf coach, student TAC monitor, boys JV lacrosse coach, boys lacrosse assistant, judo fit instructor. Contract Changes/Approvals/Position Changes: Early childhood teacher. Lane Changes: DES grade two teacher, DES SLD teacher, district-wide special education teacher, DIS special education teacher, DES grade one teacher.
ADMINISTRATIVE AND BOARD REPORTS
Board heard the following administrative reports: Superintendent Schoen shared a legislative update, information about the governor’s budget proposals, and the strategic plan process. B. Voight shared about testing schedules, the March kindness initiative and the Math Corps opportunity. S. Heil shared about testing arrangements, along with symposiums and assemblies. D. Schuler shared about the CLIMB Theatre performance, Bonnie Houck’s literacy visit, the March citizenship initiative, the fine arts fair and the Tiger Fun Fair. M. Reeder shared an update on the budget process for FY20, and that the bread and milk vendor will remain the same next year. D. Johnson reported on the summer brochure, various ECFE and Tiger Kids Club happenings and events, preschool registrations, Destination Imagination and swimming lesson numbers. Board heard reports from: student board representatives, MAWSECO, Wright Tech Center and Professional Development.
OLD BUSINESS (approved unanimously)
Board approved the second read of policies 401 - Equal Employment Opportunity, 419 - Tobacco-Free Environment, 421 - Gifts to Employees and School Board Members, 504 - Student Dress and Appearance, and 604 - Instructional Curriculum, due to substantive and legal reference changes.
NEW BUSINESS (approved unanimously)
Board approved the first and only read of policies 101 - Legal Status of Delano ISD 879 School District; 103 - Complaints - Students, Employees, Parents, Other Persons; and 203.5 - School Board Meeting Agenda, due to non-substantive and/or legal reference changes; and the first read of policies 202 - School Board Officers, 413 - Harassment and Violence, 607 - Organization of Grade Levels, and 612.1 - Development of Parent and Family Engagement Policies for Title I Programs, due to substantive and legal reference changes.
The meeting adjourned at 7:53 p.m. 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 is also available on the school district’s website, www.delano.k12.mn.us. The next regular meeting of the Board of Education will be held on Monday, April 22, 2019, at 7 p.m. at Delano City Hall.
Corey Black, Board of Education Clerk
Published in the Delano Herald Journal April 5, 2019.
MINNESOTA SECRETARY OF STATECERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAMEMinnesota Statues Chapter 333
The filing of an assumed name does not provide a user with exclusive rights to that name. The filing is required for consumer protection in order to enable consumers to be able to identify the true owner of a business.
ASSUMED NAME: Biovisics Medical
PRINCIPAL PLACE OF BUSINESS: 127 Bridge Ave. E., Suite 225, Delano, MN 55328-8302 United States
NAMEHOLDER(S): Biovisics Medical, LLC, 127 Bridge Ave. E., Suite 225, Delano, MN 55328-8302 United States
By typing my name, I, the undersigned, certify that I am signing this document as the person whose signature is required, or as agent of the person(s) whose signature would be required who has authorized me to sign this document on his/her behalf, or in both capacities. I further certify that I have completed all required fields, and that the information in this document is true and correct and in compliance with the applicable chapter of Minnesota Statutes. I understand that by signing this document, I am subject to the penalties of perjury as set forth in Section 609.48 as if I had signed this certificate under oath.
Date: March 15, 2019
/s/ James R. Chiapetta
Published in the Delano Herald Journal April 5 and 12, 2019.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, That the Local Board of Appeal and Equalization of the Township of Franklin located in Wright County, Minnesota, will meet at the Franklin Township Hall, 8735 County Road 16 SE at 4:00 PM, on Wednesday, the 24th day of April, 2019 for the purpose of reviewing and determining whether property in the jurisdiction has been properly valued and classified by the assessor.
If you believe the value or classification of your property is incorrect, please contact your assessor’s office to discuss your concerns. If you disagree with the valuation or classification after discussing with it with your assessor, you may appear at said meeting, and show cause of having such assessment corrected.
No complaint that another person is assessed too low will be acted upon until the person so assessed, or his agent, shall have been notified of such complaint.
Clerk/Treasurer of the Town of Franklin
Published in the Delano Herald Journal April 5, 2019.