OGILVIE PUBLIC SCHOOL - DISTRICT #333

SCHOOL BOARD MEETING

Approved minutes - Monday – November 22, 2021

6:00 p.m.

Ogilvie Board Room

Pledge of Allegiance was recited.

Board Members present: Gunderson, Heins, Hickerson Koenings, Peterson, Smith and Student Board Members Arnold, Heald

Board Member absent: None

Also present: Superintendent Belsheim, High School Principal Davis, Elementary Principal Koenigs, Becky Coleman, Kathy Beck and Laurie Helmin

Chair Hickerson called the meeting to order at 6:00 p.m. and welcomed everyone.

Member Heins moved to approve the agenda as presented. Discussion followed. Motion seconded by Member Gunderson. Motion prevailed unanimously.

Open Forum: Sam Pioske and Olivia Davis addressed the open forum.

Reports: Reports were provided by: Principal Davis, Principal Koenigs, Superintendent Belsheim, Board Member Hickerson, Board Member Gunderson, Student School Board Member Arnold and Student School Board Heald. Administrative reports found on the school website.

CONSENT AGENDA:

Member Heins moved to approve minutes for October 25, 2021 and November 8, 2021 School Board Meeting.

Personnel: Seth Gams, paternity leave request (1/4/2022 through 1/14/2022), Jesse De Young, Musical Technical Director for 2021-2022, 50%, Thomas Kingsland, Musical Technical Director for 2021-2022, 50%, and John Fradette, JH Wrestling Coach for 2021-2022. Discussion followed. Motion seconded by Member Koenings. Motion prevailed unanimously.

ACTION ITEMS:

Member Heins moved to approve November claims in the amount of $503,376.86. Motion seconded by

Member Koenings. Motion prevailed unanimously by roll call vote.

Member Koenings introduced the One-Time Fund Balance Transfer Resolution in the amount of $700,000.

Motion seconded by Member Peterson. Motion prevailed unanimously by roll call vote.

Member Gunderson moved to approve the Ratification of the 2021-2023 OESPA Master Agreement. Motion seconded by Member Koenings. Motion prevailed unanimously by roll call vote.

Member Peterson moved to approve the 4-Day School Week Application Process. Motion seconded by Member Heins. Motion prevailed.

Member Gunderson moved to approve the enrollment numbers of 523. Motion seconded by Member Peterson.

Motion prevailed.

Member Heins moved to accept the donations from Ogilvie Lions Club – $8155 ($5000 – Weight Room, $2000 - Youth Boys Basketball jerseys and tournaments, $1155 – Football Bus to Moorhead). Motion seconded by Member Smith. Motion prevailed.

NON-ACTION ITEMS discussed:

Negotiations process for remaining District employees will be conducted using OEA and OESPA teams.

COVID-19 Update: Had both Kindergarten classrooms quarantined to prevent transmission.

Other: Move December 20th meeting to December 13th 2021. Monday November 29 COVID vaccine clinic by Kanabec Public Health.

Member Koenings moved to adjourn at 7:14 p.m. Member Smith seconded. Motion prevailed unanimously. 

Reno Gunderson, Board Clerk Published in the Kanabec County Times Jan. 13, 2022

 

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