Sept 24

INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT 16 MINUTES OF THE SEPTEMBER 24, 2013 SCHOOL BOARD WORK SESSION,
1415 81ST AVE NE,
SPRING LAKE PARK, MN 55432
This is an abridged version of the September 24, 2013 School Board work session minutes. The complete version can be found on the District website at springlakeparkschools.org and at the District Services Center in the Superintendents Office.
A. CALL TO ORDER
Chairperson Stroebel called the meeting to order at 6:01pm. School Board members present: John Stroebel, Colleen Vranish, Kelly Delfs, Jim Amundson, Amy Hennen, Marilynn Forsberg, and Jodi Ruch, along with Superintendent Jeff Ronneberg. School Board members absent: None.
B. AGENDA APPROVAL
The agenda was approved as presented.
C. DISCUSSION ITEMS
1. Preliminary Taxes Payable Levy 2014 – Ms. Amy Schultz, Director of Business Services, shared information regarding the Preliminary Taxes payable levy for 2014. Truth in Taxation meeting will take place at 7:00pm, December 17, 2013, at the School Board Regular Meeting.
2. Annual Report on Learning and Teaching – Ms. Denise Waalen provided a brief overview of the Minnesota Department of Education requirements for school district accountability reports as well as a progress update on the development of the Spring Lake Park Schools accountability report. Ms. Hope Rahn, Data and Continuous Improvement Coordinator, shared summarized 2013 MCA test results, comparing SLP to neighboring districts as well as to districts with similar demographics.
D. CLOSED SESSION
Entering into Closed Session was approved. Entered into Closed Session at 6:50pm.
Reconvening the meeting was approved. Meeting reconvened at 7:35pm.
C. DISCUSSION ITEMS, cont
3. Other
Superintendent Ronneberg shared brief updates about the following: 2014-15 all-day kindergarten; student activities study; ALC management.
Member Delfs mentioned that she will be unavailable for the October regular meeting and work session.
E. ACTION ITEMS
Discussion took place to add the following word to the action item: maximum. Certification of the proposed maximum 2013 Payable 2014 Property Tax Levy was approved.
F. ADJOURNMENT
Adjournment of the meeting was approved. Meeting adjourned at 7:47pm.
Jodi Ruch, Acting Clerk,
Spring Lake Park Schools,
Independent School District 16
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Blaine/Spring Lake Park Life
October 11, 2013
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