School Board Study Session

April 27, 2020 (Board approved 5/11/2020)

1.0 The study session of the School Board of Independent School District No. 696 was called to order by Chairman Marsnik at 6:04 p.m. in the school board meeting room.
2.0 On roll call the following directors were present via teleconference: Colarich, Mann, Marsnik, Omerza, Pointer, Sjoberg. Also present via teleconference: Erik Erie, Superintendent; Tom Coombe, Ely Echo; Keith Vandervort, Timberjay; Megan Anderson, Anne Oelke, Tim Leeson, Gary Cerkvenik, Jeff Anderson, Janelle Hart.
3.0 Update was given on the 21st Century Learning Facilities Project
3.1 Submission work being done for Minnesota Department of Education Review and Comment
3.2 Review Project Scope and Budget
3.3 Review Referendum Election Date and Timelines
4.0 Update was given on the Distance Learning and School Closure.
5.0 Reviewed (2nd review) revised MSBA Policy 102 Equal Educational Opportunity.
6.0 Reviewed (2nd review) revised MSBA Policy 103 Complaints – Students, Employees, Parents, Other Persons.
7.0 Moved by Sjoberg, seconded by Mann, to adjourn at 6:48 p.m. YES: Colarich, Mann, Marsnik, Omerza, Pointer, Sjoberg. NO: None. Motion carried. (Vote: 6-0)

Rochelle Sjoberg, Clerk

Ely Echo May 16, 2020