August 19 Board Meeting

ISD 199 School Board Meeting Highlights: August 19, 2019
Posted on 08/21/2019
ISD 199 logo in red

The Inver Grove Heights School Board met on Monday, August 19, with the following items on the agenda:

District Highlights

  • ISD 199 Director of Community Education Barb Pierce recognized former ISD 199 Driver’s Education Coordinator Kevin Auge for his years of service as the district’s program becomes vendor-driven. Mr. Auge also presented the board with a history of the Driver’s Education Program in the district.

Consent agenda

  • Minutes from previous school board meeting
  • Cash disbursements
  • Personnel transactions and donations
  • Gifts and grants

Information items

  • ISD 199 School Board Vice Chair/Treasurer Cindy Nordstrom presented the End of Year Evaluation of ISD 199 Superintendent Dave Bernhardson.
  • ISD 199 Director of Learning presented information about E-learning and what it will look like this school year if there are multiple snow or cold days.
  • Superintendent Bernhardson and ISD 199 Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent and Election Clerk Tracy Lautt presented an update on the November 5 Election for the board seats of Sue Gliva, Rachel Hanson, Matt Schaefer, and Sherry Warrick. Four candidates have filed to run: incumbents Rachel Hanson, Matt Schaefer, and Sherry Warrick and new candidate Mary Frances Clardy.
  • Board committee reports
  • Membership reports

Action items

  • Approval of the Pine Bend Elementary Financing
  • Approval of the General Operating Alternative Facility Bond Refinancing
  • Approval of the School Resource Officer Contract
  • Approval of the Second Reading of Policies 513 Student Promotion, Retention, and Program Design; 532 Use of Peace Officers and Crisis Teams to Remove Students with IEPs from School Grounds; and 722 Public Data Requests.

Meeting information and video of the August 19 meeting are available on the district website, The work session will be Monday, September 9, and the next board meeting will be Monday, September 23. Both meeting will be held at 5:30 PM at the ISD 199 District Office, 2990 80th Street East in Inver Grove Heights.