Lawton-Bronson School Board Minutes — May 10, 2021

Lawton-Bronson Community School
Regular Board Meeting
Library – 100 Tara Way, Lawton, Iowa
Monday, May 10, 2021
7:00 p.m.

The Lawton-Bronson Community Schools District will prepare all students to contribute productively to the global world of work and community.

A. Call to Order
Meeting called to order at 7:00

B. Roll Call
Woolridge, Scott, Sappingfield and Reinke present

C. Welcome Visitors and Guests

D. Public Forum

E. Approval of Agenda – Additions or deletions may be requested by Board members, visitors, or Administrators. An agenda which has been posted more than twenty-four hours prior to a scheduled meeting may be amended to include additional matters only if good cause exists requiring expeditious discussions or action on such matters.
Woolridge moved to approve agenda. Sappingfield seconded. All in favor
Code of Iowa, Chapter 21 – Open Meetings Law

F. Communications
1. Board member update

G. Reports
1. Superintendent/Elementary Principal’s Report
Shook presented board members with coasters that were made by 6th grade students with the 3d printer they got from the CF grant.
There are no positive Covid cases and no quarantines in the district.
ISASP results have come in. Students were 86% proficient in math compared to 80% in 2019. Reading was 86% compared to 81% in 2019.
Progress is continuing on the outdoor classroom with the help of FFA students and one of the first grade classes.
Last week was Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week.
Thursday night is Elementary Fine Arts night. Students in grades K-6 will have their work on display throughout the school. Parents will be allowed to attend.
Elementary Track and Field Day will be one week from Friday.
First of two intruder drills in the elementary were held last week.
Shook spoke on potential remodel of Jr/Sr high school office

2. Secondary Principal’s Report
Seniors’ last full day is Tuesday. Wednesday will be practice for class night. Graduation is Sunday May 16 at 2 PM.
School play was last week and was well attended.
Track and golf have gone well and are coming to the close of the season.
Jessen and Shook were invited to the State FFA Convention. Haley Williams was recognized for her year of service on the State FFA Officer Team.

3. Monthly financial reports
Anderson presented monthly financial reports

4. Board Bill Auditor Report

H. Consent Agenda
1. Approve minutes of previous meeting

2. Approve bills payable

3. Approve budget summaries
Sappingfield moved to approve consent agenda. Woolridge seconded. All in favor.

I. Personnel
1. Approve junior class sponsor
Sappingfield moved to approve Pam Cassens as junior class sponsor. Woolridge seconded. All in favor

2. Approve resignation of teacher
Woolridge moved to approve resignation of Nick Anderson as TAG teacher. Reinke seconded. All in favor.

3. Approve head varsity volleyball coach
Sappingfield moved to approve Jeremiah Pottebaum as head varsity volleyball coach. Reinke seconded. All in favor.

4. Approve assistant varsity volleyball coach
Woolridge moved to approve Rachael Barret as assistant varsity volleyball coach. Sappingfield seconded. All in favor.

5. Approve volunteer assistant varsity volleyball coach
Reinke moved to approve Micaela Borer as volunteer assistant varsity volleyball coach. Woolridge seconded. All in favor.

6. Approve head junior high volleyball coach
Reinke moved to approve Micaela Borer as head junior high volleyball coach. Sappingfield seconded. All in favor.

7. Approve assistant junior high volleyball coach
Sappingfield moved to approve Kami Busch as assistant junior high volleyball coach. Woolridge seconded. All in favor.

8. Approve cross country co-head coach
Woolridge moved to approve Jason Carlson as cross country co-head coach. Reinke seconded. All in favor.

9. Approve cross country co-head coach
Reinke moved to approve Erin Benson as cross country co-head coach. Sappingfield seconded. All in favor.

10. Approve head junior high football coach
Woolridge moved to approve Jesse Pedersen as head junior high football coach. Sappingfield seconded. All in favor.

11. Approve assistant junior high football coach
Sappingfield moved to approve Shawn Seppala as assistant junior high football coach. Reinke seconded. All in favor.

12. Approve head speech coach
Sappingfield moved to approve Beth Bellinghausen as head speech coach. Woolridge seconded. All in favor.

13. Approve assistant speech coach
Reinke moved to approve Chuck Prior as assistant speech coach. Woolridge seconded. All in favor.

14. Approve assistant speech coach
Woolridge moved to approve Emily Klaumann as assistant speech coach. Sappingfield seconded. All in favor.

15. Approve head dance team coach
Reinke moved to approve Dena DeAnda as head dance team coach. Sappingfield seconded. All in favor.

16. Approve volunteer assistant dance team coach
Sappingfield moved to approve Nicole Wingert as volunteer assistant dance team coach. Reinke seconded. All in favor.

J. New Business
1. Approve 2021 graduates
Reinke moved to approve 2021 graduates if all requirements are met. Woolridge seconded. All in favor.

2. Approve bid for EIFS project
Reinke moved to approve bid from Karr Tuckpointing for $76,810. Sappingfield seconded. All in favor.

3. Approve bid for HVAC project
Sappingfield moved to approve bid from MTC Mechanical for $24,000. Woolridge seconded. All in favor.

4. Approve bid for desks
Reinke moved to approve the bid from Office Elements for $30,000. Sappingfield seconded. All in favor.
Reinke moved to adjourn. Sappingfield seconded. All in favor.

K. Adjourn
Meeting adjourned at 8:07 PM

Rick Scott, Board President
Ryan Anderson, Board Secretary

Published in The Record
Thursday, June 24, 2021

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