October 25 Board Meeting

ISD 199 School Board Meeting Highlights: October 25, 2021
Posted on 10/23/2021
ISD 199 logo in red

The Inver Grove Heights School Board met on Monday, October 25, with the following items on the agenda:

District Highlights

  • ISD 199 Superintendent Dave Bernhardson thanked teachers and staff for their work following conferences. The presentation was accompanied by photos of chalk drawings that Simley’s Link Crew members did the week before to thank teachers and staff.

Consent agenda

  • Minutes from previous school board meeting
  • Minutes from the closed board meeting on September 27, 2021
  • Cash disbursements
  • Personnel transactions
  • Donations, gifts, and grants
  • Field trips

Information items

  • Pine Bend Elementary School Principal Quennel Cooper gave an update about the school year so far and what is new at Pine Bend
  • ISD 199 Director of Learning Teajai Anderson Schmidt provided an enrollment and demographics overview for the 2021-2022 school year
  • Mrs. Anderson Schmidt provided an update on ISD 199’s online enrollment parameters\
  • Mr. Bernhardson presented the first reading for review of policies 202.2, 203, 203.6, 203.7, 204, 205, 206, 207, 533, and 806
  • Mr. Bernhardson provided an update on the 2021 School Board Election
  • Board committee reports
  • Membership reports

Action items

  • Approval of the Intra-District Transfer Request Addendum 2021-2023
  • Approval of the Resolution Establishing Combined Polling Places for Multiple Precincts and Designating Hours During Which the Polling Places Will Remain Open for Voting for School District Elections

Click here for video of this school board meeting. The next school board work session will be held on Monday, November 8, and the next regular school board meeting will be held on Monday, November 22. Both meetings will be held at 5:30 PM.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, meetings may be conducted in a partly virtual and partly in-person hybrid format. Depending on the location of the meeting, community members are invited to attend meetings live in the Simley High School Spartan Center, 2920 80th Street East, or the ISD 199 District Office, 2990 80th Street East, in Inver Grove Heights. In the interest of attendee safety, Minnesota Department of Health guidelines will be implemented. Please click here to read more about meeting procedures during the COVID-19 pandemic.