Study Session February 22, 2021

Study Session
February 22, 2021
(Board approved 3/8/2021)

1.0 The study session of the School Board of Independent School District No. 696 was called to order at Ely City Hall Council Chambers by Chairman Marsnik at 6:00 p.m. This meeting was also held via video conference and teleconference.
2.0 On roll call the following directors were present: Colarich, Coombe, Marsnik, Omerza, Sjoberg, Visser. Also present: Erik Erie, Superintendent; Tom Coombe, Ely Echo; Keith Vandervort, Timberjay; Tim Leeson; Jodie Zesbaugh, Ehlers; Gary Benson, Kraus-Anderson; Mike Dosan, Kraus-Anderson; Karl Larsen, ARI.
3.0 Facility Project Update
3.a Karl Larsen from ARI updated the board on the design process and had a video presentation.
3.b Jodie Zesbaugh from Ehlers presented the Pre-Sale report and answered questions.
3.c Mike Dosan from Kraus-Anderson gave an update of the design phase and bidding schedule for the addition and renovations.
4.0 Ely Safe Learning Plan update was given by Superintendent Erie, Principal Oelke and Principal Anderson. Memorial MS/HS and Washington Elementary students are in the In-Person Learning Mode.
5.0 Second reading of revised MSBA Policy 720 Vending Machines.
6.0 Second reading of revised MSBA Policy 521 Student Disability Nondiscrimination.
7.0 Second reading of revised MSBA Policy 522 Title IX Sex Nondiscrimination Policy, Grievance Procedure and Process.
8.0 Moved by Sjoberg, seconded by Colarich, to adjourn at 7:00 p.m. Motion carried. (Vote: 6-0)
Rochelle Sjoberg, Clerk

Ely Echo 3/13/2021