Mahnomen ISD #432

School Board

School Board Members

front L-R: Melissa Buck, Jill Kettner, Nicole Ose

back row L-R: Jim DeVries, Jon McArthur, Kyle Larson

The school board meets the second Monday of every month in the High School Media Center.

 

 

School Board Minutes Special Meeting April 5, 2016

SPECIAL MEETING MINUTES

            INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 432              

MAHNOMEN AND NORMAN COUNTIES, MINNESOTA

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

 

Special Meeting called to order by Chairperson, DeVriesat 5:00 p.m. in the Superintendent’s Office

 

Members present:  Jim DeVries, David VanDenEinde, Judy Hanson, Nicole Ose, Jon McArthur and Melissa Buck

Also present:  Superintendent Jeff Bisek, Secretary Delane Schaumburg, Elementary Principal Jacob Melby, Head Custodian Josh Bendickson, Wade Erickson of Foss Architecture & Interiors, Jon Paul, Jason Splett and Dave Bergeron of FJJ Solutions

Informational update from FJJ Solutions on long range planning and facilities.

MOTION BY McArthur to adjourn the meeting at 7:01 p.m.   SECONDED BY Buck.  VOTE-u/c

 

RESPECTFULLY SUBMITTED:                            APPROVED BY:

_____________________________                          _____________________________

Judy Hanson, Clerk                                                    Jim DeVries

Public School District #432                                       Presiding Officer at date of approval

 

Board Planning Meeting

BOARD PLANNING MEETING

February 29, 2016

Summary of goals established.

District Goal #1: Increase Graduation & Academic Achievement Rates

1.    Administration will investigate and implement student engagement strategies and programs that target at risk students.

  • Investigate options of a mid-level/Jr. High school within a school as part of Long Term Planning. (modified schedule, less transitions, school environment)
  • Career exploration at an earlier age to engage student in the importance of high school.
  • Find strategies for implementing more applied STEAM focused curriculum at mid-level as a tool to engaged students. (coding, technology applications)
  • Offer Ojibwe Language course and utilize Indian Education programing to provide support to students academically and culturally.
  • Investigate other possible dropout prevention strategies.

    Read more: Board Planning Meeting

ANNUAL ORGANIZATIONAL AND REGULAR MONTHLY BOARD MEETING AGENDA January 11, 2016

MINUTES
ANNUAL ORGANIZATIONAL AND
REGULAR MONTHLY BOARD MEETING AGENDA
I.S.D. NO. 432, MAHNOMEN, MINNESOTA
JANUARY 11, 2016

 

CALL TO ORDER at 6:02 pm by Jim DeVries, the 2014 Chair.

ROLL CALL Board Members Present:  Jim DeVries, David VanDenEinde, Judy Hanson,Jon McArthur, Nicole Ose and Melissa Buck. Staff participating at the table were: Superintendent Jeff Bisek, Elementary Principal Jacob Melby, High School Principal Brian Michaelson and Secretary Delane Schaumburg.

Staff and visitors in attendance: Becky Olson, Linda Long, Holly Ristau, Justine Haugo, Tricia McNamee, Lynda Wadena and Mahnomen Pioneer Representative, Sue Kraft. 

Read more: ANNUAL ORGANIZATIONAL AND REGULAR MONTHLY BOARD MEETING AGENDA January 11, 2016

School Board Minutes February 8, 2016

MINUTES
REGULAR MONTHLY BOARD MEETING AGENDA
I.S.D. NO. 432, MAHNOMEN, MINNESOTA
FEBRUARY 8, 2016

 

CALL TO ORDER at 6:08 pm by Jim DeVries in the High School Library.

ROLL CALL Board Members Present:  Jim DeVries, David VanDenEinde, Judy Hanson,Jon McArthur, Nicole Ose and Melissa Buck. Staff participating at the table were: Superintendent Jeff Bisek, Elementary Principal Jacob Melby and District Secretary Delane Schaumburg.

Staff and visitors in attendance: Diane Spaeth, Dave Bergeron and Jon Paul representing FJJ, John Powers, Applied Insight North and Mahnomen Pioneer Representative, Sue Kraft. 

 

Read more: School Board Minutes February 8, 2016

School Board Minutes December 14, 2015

MINUTES
REGULAR MONTHLY BOARD MEETING
I.S.D. NO. 432, MAHNOMEN, MINNESOTA
     December 14, 2015

 

CALL TO ORDER at 6:05 pm by Jim DeVries in the High School Media Center.

ROLL CALL Board Members Present:  Jim DeVries,Jon McArthur, Nicole Ose, Melissa Buck, Judy Hanson and David VanDenEinde.  Staff participating at the table were: Superintendent Jeff Bisek, Elementary Principal Jacob Melby, High School Principal Brian Michaelson and District Secretary Delane Schaumburg.

Staff and visitors in attendance: Deb Neisen, Doug Ryant, Adelle DeVries, Ronda Estey, Crystal Blue, Shellie Bueng, Lynda Wadena, Tricia McNamee, Justine Haugo, Tiana Roy, Autumn Person, Becky Obowa, Kaitlyn Obowa, Jessica Bjerk, Paul Specht and Mahnomen Pioneer Representative, Sue Kraft.  

 

Read more: School Board Minutes December 14, 2015

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