School District 883
Rockford Board of Education Summary Minutes from the September 16, 2013
Regular Board Meeting
The school board met in regular session on Monday September 16, 2013. The following items may be of interest:
The Board recognized Kathy Mattson, Nick Peterson, Caroline Young, Judith Anthony, Ryan Johnson, Kirsten Coder, Jimmy Strozyk and Rockee.
The Board approved the minutes from the August 19 regular meeting, staffing changes, bills totaling $2,359,296.65, open enrollments, and donations.
The Board received reports from Principals Brenda Petersmeyer, Ryan Jensen, and Amy Denneson.
The Board also received reports and updates from Superintendent Paul Durand and Business Manager Sandy Strozyk.
The Board approved the Annual Report on Curriculum, Instruction and Student Achievement.
The Board approved adding three teaching positions in the primary grades.
The Board heard an update on the partnership with Nystrom and Associates.
The Board reviewed the beginning-of-the-school-year enrollment numbers.
An update on the bond project was reviewed.
The Board approved the Proposed Levy Payable 2014.
The Board discussed the rental rates for the Rocket Stadium.
The Board approved updates to selected personnel policies.
Heard reports from individual board members on their committee assignments.
There will be a work session on Monday, October 7 at 6:30 pm to discuss the space capacity report.
The next regular meeting will be held on Monday, October 21, 2013, starting at 6:30 pm in the school board room.
This is a summary of the minutes from this meeting as per MN Statute 123B.09, subd. 10. Official Rockford School Board minutes are posted on the districts website at www.rockford.k12.mn.us after they are approved by the school board at the next regular meeting. If you would like a hard copy of the official minutes, please contact the Rockford Area Schools District Office at 763-477-9165 or mail your request to the district office at 6051 Ash Street, Rockford MN 55373.
10/17/13 Sept 16 Reg Min