February 20, 2017 Meeting

  • Sioux Central Community School District

    Board of Directors Regular Meeting

    February 20, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

    Sioux Central Library

    Sioux Rapids, Iowa 50585



    1)   Roll Call and Determination of Quorum

    2)   Welcome Visitors

    3)   Presentations

    a)   Angel Smith – After School Program

    4)   Approve/Amend Agenda

    5)   Reports

    a)      Superintendent’s Report 

    b)      Business Manager’s Report File

    c)      Teacher Leadership Compensation Report

    6)   Consent Items

    a)      Minutes

    i)       January 17, 2017 Minutes

    b)      Financial Reports

    i)       Account Balances

    ii)     Bills

    c)      School Board Policies

    i)       Review of School Board Policies 606.1-606.10

    d)      Personnel Items

    i)       Hire

    (1)    Brianna Pounds – Full-Time Paraprofessional

    (2)    Craig Cadman –STEM club sponsor

    (3)    Scott Williamson – ½ Junior High Wrestling Coach

    (4)    Brian Johnson – ½ Junior High Wrestling Coach

    (5)    Al Vasher – ½ Varsity Wrestling Cheer Sponsor

    e)      Open Enrollments

    i)       In

    (1)    Alexander Price (2017-18) – 5th Grade from Laurens-Marathon

    (2)    Marcus Price (2017-18) – 3rd Grade from Laurens-Marathon          

    (3)    Sophia Joenks (2017-18) - 1st Grade from CCE

    (4)    Isabella (Bella) Joenks (2017-18) - 3rd Grade from CCE

    (5)    Tyler Joenks (2017-18) - 7th Grade from CCE

    (6)    Natalie Baack (2107-18) – 12th Grade from Storm Lake

    (7)    Ethan Baack (2017-18) – 10th Grade from Storm Lake

    (8)    Kennedy Tate (2017-18) – 10th Grade from Laurens-Marathon

    (9)    Allison Graff (2017-18) – 11th Grade from Laurens-Marathon

    (10)      Hailey Joenks (2017-18) – 11th Grade from CCE

    (11)      Jayden Joenks (2017-18) – 9th Grade from CCE

    ii)     Out

    7)   Action Items

    a)   Instructional Support Levy (5-year Board Vote)

    i)    Roll Call Vote

    ii)  Levy Rate History  

    iii)       Resolution

    (1) Surtax Included or No Surtax

    (2) Public Letter

    b)   Budget Guarantee Resolutions – Annual Resolution


    i)    Budget adjustment as granted under section 257.14 from the Code of Iowa.  This resolution provides protection if Sioux Central necessitates the use of the budget guarantee of 101%.

    ii)  Roll Call Vote

    c)   Set Budget Hearing Date

    i)    April’s regular monthly meeting occurs April 17th, budget approval must occur before April 15th by state law.

    ii)  Publication notice must occur more than 10 days prior and less than 20 days prior.

    iii)       April 11th is the Tuesday of the week April 15th occurs ISL may occur on this date too.

    d)      Driver’s Education rates for instructors and students

    i)    2016 rates  Student $250     Instructor $190/student taught

    ii)  30 hours of classroom instruction and 6 hours of driving

    e)   Whole Grade Sharing Amendments (Chapter 284 Resources)

    8)   Discussion Items

    a)      Board Comments and Future Agenda Planning

    i)       IASB Board Workshop March 21 Sheldon, Iowa @ 5:30 pm

    ii)     Survey Results from IASB

    iii)    PK-12 Building Energy Audit           Day Care Energy Audit

    iv)    Superintendent Sharing with Laurens-Marathon – Preference request by LM

    v)