School Board Minutes

Red Rock Central District No. 2884

Monday, August 15, 2011


The regular monthly meeting of the Board of Education, District No. 2884, was held in the elementary school library in Jeffers on Monday, August 15, 2011.  Members present were:  Bierl, Clarke, Erickson, Johnson, Rogotzke, and Stavnes.  Kelsey was absent.  A quorum of 6 was present.  Superintendent Brennan, Bryce Pack, Leon Stalls, Bob Larsen, and Denise Clarke were also in attendance.


Chairman Rogotzke called the meeting to order at 3:02 p.m.


The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.


Upon motion of Clarke, seconded by Johnson and unanimously carried, to approve the agenda, the minutes of the July 18, 2011 meeting and the treasurer’s report.


Upon motion of Clarke, seconded by Stavnes and unanimously carried, to pay claims in the amount of $100,579.83.  Receipts were $44,217.17.


Upon motion of Johnson, seconded by Erickson and unanimously carried, to accept the resignation of Cheryl Van Meveren as Assistant Cook in the Lamberton building.


Upon motion of Erickson and seconded by Bierl, to adopt the resolution in regard to the $900,000 General Obligation Aid Anticipation Certificates of Indebtedness.  Upon roll call vote being taken thereon, the following voted in favor thereof:  Bierl, Johnson, Erickson, Stavnes, Clarke, and Rogotzke;

And the following voted against the same:  None;

Kelsey was absent;

Whereupon said resolution, having received the affirmative votes of two-thirds of the members, was declared duly passed and adopted.


Upon motion of Clarke, seconded by Erickson and unanimously carried, to increase the Adult Breakfast Price for the 2011-2012 school year to $1.55 with the Adult Hot Lunch Price remaining at $3.25.


Discussion was held regarding the following:  Girls’ Basketball head coaching position, the Jeffers library, maintenance of the Jeffers building, applications for bus driver position, check into private bus company, football and volleyball practice beginning, foreign exchange students, moving varsity sports at some point, numbers for upcoming grades, lights and sound system in the Jeffers building, thanking the groups for contributions to Jeffers lighting and sound system, and the Monsanto grant.


Upon motion of Johnson, seconded by Bierl and unanimously carried, to adjourn at 3:25 p.m.



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Alan J. Clarke, Clerk                                                         Denise Clarke, Recorder