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UNOFFICIAL SCHOOL BOARD MINUTES
I.S.D. #466, BOARD OF EDUCATION
6:00 PM REGULAR BOARD MEETING, FEBRUARY 25, 2019
DASSEL-COKATO BOARD ROOM
In partnership with our communities and families, we will educate and inspire all learners to maximize their potential, promote lifelong learning, and become contributing members of society.
Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, a regular meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School
District No. 466 (Dassel-Cokato, Minnesota) was duly held in the Dassel-Cokato Board Room, Cokato, Minnesota, on Monday, February 25, 2019.
Aho called the meeting to order at 6:00 PM.
The following members were present: Engh, Aho, Grochow, Nelson, Sangren and Bender. The following were absent: none.
The meeting began with the pledge of allegiance.
Motion by Engh, seconded by Bender, approving the agenda as written. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Nelson, seconded by Grochow, approving payment of bills as presented including payroll, hand payables and contingency totaling $1,900,093.89. Motion carried unanimously. (A complete list of bills is available from the District Office for review.)
Curriculum Advisory Committee (CAC) Report: Sangren reported that the CAC discussed the World’s Best Work Force, District Communications, and possible staffing changes for 19-20.
MAWSECO Report: Written
Community Education Report: None
Business Manager’s Report: Business Manager Palmer reported expenditures are in line with budget through the end of the eighth month of the fiscal year and reviewed the investment report with the board.
Student Representative’s Report: None
Superintendent’s Report: Powers reported progress with the highway 12 access request and bond planning. He also praised the van and bus drivers for handling the inclement weather well.
SEE: Written
Motion by Bender, seconded by Sangren, approving all consent items, which included approval of the minutes from the January 28, 2019, Regular Board Meeting and February 11, 2019 Special Board Meeting. Approval of the wire transfers made January 23rd for $466,000, January 29th for $200,000, January 31st for $700,000, February 11th for $150,000 and February 15th for $700,000. Personnel items: Approve resignation of Jennifer Von Ohlen as HS Media Center para effective 4/30/2019, Assignment of Tatum Sheley as 7th grade softball coach, Addition to Winter 2018 coaches/instructors: Aquatic Staff: Kara Kivisto – life guard. Acceptance of Donations From: Dairy Queen - $186 to Dassel Elementary, Dairy Queen - $186 to Cokato Elementary, DC Basketball Association, Inc. - $1,000 to the boys basketball program, Meeker Cooperative - $2,000 to the scholarship fund, Schwan’s - $71.95 to the South Africa trip, Syngenta Seeds, LLC - $300 to the Robotics program. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Nelson, seconded by Engh, approving Rebecca Densmore for a term on the CAC. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Nelson, seconded by Grochow, approving the revised 18-19 budget. Business Manager Palmer presented the revenue and expenditure changes. Motion carried unanimously.
The board discussed a recommendation for an additional school board scholarship.
Motion by Sangren, seconded by Engh, changing March 4, 2019 from a staff development / workshop day to a student day. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Bender, seconded by Grochow, approving an out of state trip request for DECA to Florida to attend the National Conference April 27-30, 2019. Motion carried unanimously.
Being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 7:14 PM.
Andy Engh, Clerk
This document is available in the following formats upon request: Braille, Large Print, Audio Cassette Tape, and Computer Disk. Please call (320-286-4100) for more information or to request a copy.
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch May 10, 2019.

UNOFFICIAL SCHOOL BOARD MINUTES
I.S.D. #466, BOARD OF EDUCATION
6:00 SPECIAL BOARD MEETING,
MARCH 11, 2019
BOARD ROOM
In partnership with our communities, Dassel-Cokato Public Schools will provide all learners opportunities designed to maximize their potential and promote lifelong learning.
Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, a special meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District No. 466 (Dassel-Cokato, Minnesota) was duly held in the Dassel-Cokato Board Room, Cokato, Minnesota, on Monday, March 11, 2019.
Aho called the meeting to order at 6:00 PM.
The following members were present: Bender, Sangren, Grochow, Nelson, Engh and Aho. The following were absent: none.
Motion by Nelson, seconded by Bender, approving the agenda as printed. Motion carried unanimously.
The administrative team presented staffing recommendations for 2019-20 including the addition of 5 FTEs.
Communication Coordinator Lang presented a recommendation for out sourcing our website to a company called Blackboard.
Motion by Nelson, seconded by Grochow, approving a STEM Board Scholarship of $600 funded by school board members. Motion carried unanimously.
Being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 7:35 pm.
Andy Engh, Clerk
This document is available in the following formats upon request: Braille, Large Print, Audio Cassette Tape, and Computer Disk. Please call (320-286-4100) for more information or to request a copy.
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch May 10, 2019.

UNOFFICIAL SCHOOL BOARD MINUTES
I.S.D. #466, BOARD OF EDUCATION
6:00 PM REGULAR BOARD MEETING, MARCH 18, 2019
DASSEL-COKATO BOARD ROOM
In partnership with our communities and families, we will educate and inspire all learners to maximize their potential, promote lifelong learning, and become contributing members of society.
Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, a regular meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District No. 466 (Dassel-Cokato, Minnesota) was duly held in the Dassel-Cokato Board Room, Cokato, Minnesota, on Monday, March 18, 2019.
Aho called the meeting to order at 6:00 PM.
The following members were present: Engh, Aho, Grochow, Sangren and Bender. The following were absent: Nelson.
The meeting began with the pledge of allegiance.
Motion by Bender, seconded by Grochow, approving the agenda as written. Motion carried unanimously.
The February Courtesy and Respect award was given to two recipients: Rayne Vail and Elizabeth Knutson.
Motion by Engh, seconded by Grochow, approving payment of bills as presented including payroll, hand payables and contingency totaling $2,046,247.75. Motion carried unanimously. (A complete list of bills is available from the District Office for review.)
Curriculum Advisory Committee (CAC) Report: None
MAWSECO Report: Written
Community Education Report: Written
Business Manager’s Report: Business Manager Palmer reported expenditures are in line with budget through the end of the ninth month of the fiscal year and reviewed the investment report with the board.
Student Representative’s Report: included updates on the beginning of the trimester, spring activities, and the Sadie Hawkins dance.
Superintendent’s Report: Powers reported on upcoming hiring and plans for 2019-20.
SEE: Written
Motion by Grochow, seconded by Bender, approving all consent items, Approval of the wire transfers made February 26th for $75,000, February 28th for $800,000, and March 11th for $190,000.Personnel items: Approve retirement/resignation of Patti Jo Erickson as Dassel Elementary Physical Education Instructor at the end of the 2018-2019 school year, Approve resignation of Kermit Hillman as assistant groundskeeper effective 4/1/2019, Approve resignation of Steven Rahkola as IT Technician and Webmaster effective 3/22/19, Approve resignation of LeRoy Bren as a HS custodian effective 3/19/2019, Approve resignation of Sara Keskey as assistant gymnastics coach, Approve resignation of Beth Carlson as JV cheerleading coach, Approve resignation of Wendy Appenzeller as volunteer mentor for robotics, Addition to Winter 2018 coaches/instructors: Aquatic Staff: Kjel Johnson, Emmanuel Johnson, Nevaeh Adams-Chargers Kids Club, Approve Employment of Jacey Wallace as HS media center paraeducator effective 5/1/2019, Approve Employment of Michael Voss as .8 FTE MS custodian effective 4/1/2019, Approval of up to 4 weeks FMLA Leave for Beth Schiefelbein beginning approximately 5/12/19. Acceptance of Donations From: Dairy Queen - $262.50 to Dassel Elementary, Dairy Queen - $262.50 to Cokato Elementary, DC Wrestling Booster Club - $1,004 for an additional wrestling coach, Charities Aid Foundation & Janet Nesseth - $38.82 to the Robotics program, Andy & Vicki Engh - $738 to the Activities department for activity fee scholarships, B&P Drywall and Construction LLC - $1,000 to the baseball program, Your Cause, LLC/Wells Fargo - $140 to the Music department, Your Cause, LLC/Wells Fargo - $140 to the Cheerleading program, Sand County Foundation, Inc. - $1,000 grant to FFA for Pollinator & Monarch Habitat Program (applied for by Larry Marquette), Minnesota Community Foundation & Morris Family Fund - $9,947.21 to the scholarship fund, DC Music Boosters - $2,407.71for tuxes for symphonic band, DC Music Boosters - $1,266.83 for percussion supplies, DC Music Boosters - $96.80 for drumline supplies, DC Music Boosters - $498 for drumline supplies, an anonymous donor - $12,000 for the FFA Africa trip, The Dassel- Cokato FFA Alumni - $126.20 for supplies for the FFA Africa trip, The Dassel-Cokato FFA Alumni - $3,300 for the FFA Africa trip, Walmart in Buffalo – 17 boxes of school supplies. Motion carried unanimously.
Board Members Sangren and Engh gave an update on the bond development process including the various elements being addressed.
Motion by Bender, seconded by Sangren, approving spending up to 75% of the 2019-20 budget in 2018-19. Motion carried unanimously.
Motion by Grochow, seconded by Engh, approving an out-of-state field trip for Robotics. Motion carried unanimously.
Superintendent Powers reminded the board of the Partner in Public Education nomination process and timeline.
Motion by Sangren, seconded by Bender, authorizing the business manager to advertise to sell the vocational house. Motion carried unanimously.
Being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 7:12 PM.
Andy Engh, Clerk
This document is available in the following formats upon request: Braille, Large Print, Audio Cassette Tape, and Computer Disk. Please call (320-286-4100) for more information or to request a copy.
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch May 10, 2019.

UNOFFICIAL SCHOOL BOARD MINUTES
I.S.D. #466, BOARD OF EDUCATION
7:00 SPECIAL BOARD SUBCOMMITTEE MEETING
CERTIFIED NEGOTIATIONS,
APRIL 4, 2019 BOARD ROOM
In partnership with our communities, Dassel-Cokato Public Schools will provide all learners opportunities designed to maximize their potential and promote lifelong learning.
Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, a special meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District No. 466 (Dassel-Cokato, Minnesota) was duly held in the Dassel-Cokato Board Room, Cokato, Minnesota, on Thursday, April 4, 2019.
Aho called the meeting to order at 7:00 PM.
The following members were present: Aho, Engh, and Grochow
The sub-committee met with the DCEA Negotiating Team and, afterwards, Superintendent Powers.
The next negotiations session was set for 4/18 at 8:00pm.
Being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 8:28 pm.
Andy Engh, Clerk
This document is available in the following formats upon request: Braille, Large Print, Audio Cassette Tape, and Computer Disk. Please call (320-286-4100) for more information or to request a copy.
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch May 10, 2019.

UNOFFICIAL SCHOOL BOARD MINUTES
I.S.D. #466, BOARD OF EDUCATION
6:00 SPECIAL BOARD MEETING,
APRIL 8, 2019 BOARD ROOM
In partnership with our communities, Dassel-Cokato Public Schools will provide all learners opportunities designed to maximize their potential and promote lifelong learning.
Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, a special meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District No. 466 (Dassel-Cokato, Minnesota) was duly held in the Dassel-Cokato Board Room, Cokato, Minnesota, on Monday, April 8, 2019.
Aho called the meeting to order at 6:00 PM.
The following members were present: Bender, Sangren, Grochow, Nelson, Engh and Aho. The following were absent: none.
Motion by Nelson, seconded by Engh, approving the agenda as printed. Motion carried unanimously.
Board Member Grochow lead an exercise on board member roles and responsibilities.
At 6:44 the board went on a tour of the high school and middle school areas that are being considered in upcoming bond planning.
Being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 7:56 pm.
Andy Engh, Clerk
This document is available in the following formats upon request: Braille, Large Print, Audio Cassette Tape, and Computer Disk. Please call (320-286-4100) for more information or to request a copy.
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch May 10, 2019.

UNOFFICIAL SCHOOL BOARD MINUTES
I.S.D. #466, BOARD OF EDUCATION
8:00 PM SPECIAL BOARD SUBCOMMITTEE MEETING
CERTIFIED NEGOTIATIONS,
APRIL 18, 2019 BOARD ROOM
In partnership with our communities and families, we will educate and inspire all learners to maximize their potential, promote lifelong learning, and become contributing members of society.
Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, a special meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District No. 466 (Dassel-Cokato, Minnesota) was duly held in the Dassel-Cokato Board Room, Cokato, Minnesota, on Thursday, April 18, 2019.
Aho called the meeting to order at 8:00 PM.
The following members were present: Aho, Engh, and Grochow
The sub-committee met with the DCEA Negotiating Team and, afterwards, Superintendent Powers.
The next negotiations session was set for 4/25/19 at 7:30 PM.
Being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 9:40 PM.
Andy Engh, Clerk
This document is available in the following formats upon request: Braille, Large Print, Audio Cassette Tape, and Computer Disk. Please call (320-286-4100) for more information or to request a copy.
Published in the Enterprise Dispatch May 10, 2019.