Postville Board

By: KCTN News
Sep 15th, 2020

The Postville School Board accepted the resignation of Mike Sass as Girls Golf Coach. Beverly Loftstgard was hired for the part-time food service position and Emma Treloar for Junior High Student Council.

Postville Board of Education Meeting Regular Scheduled Meeting at 6:00 P.M. Fine Arts Lobby (Broadcast on the District Facebook Page) September 14, 2020 

President Gericke called the regular meeting of the Postville Board of Education to order at 6:00 PM, on Monday, September 14, 2020, with the following members present: Travis Koenig, Amy Loera, and Staci Malcom. Members absent: Jessica Deering. 

Motion by Koenig, second by Malcom, to approve the agenda with two amendments, one hire and a contract with Verizon. Carried unanimously. 

Motion by Malcom, second by Loera, to approve the consent agenda with one addition. Carried unanimously. 

a. Approve August 10, 2020 regular meeting minutes. b. Approve the monthly/annual invoices and financial reports (reviewed by Amy Loera). c. Approve the hire of Beverly Loftsgard/PT Food Service; Emma Treloar/JH Student Council. d. Approve the resignation of Mike Sass/Girls’ Golf Coach. e. N/A f. Approve the donation of $75.00 from the Salem United Church of Christ Women’s Fellowship for 

district needs. 

Mr. Dugger shared information on state reporting requirements due to the Department of Education on 9/15. IASB will be providing a work session regarding goal setting with the board in October. A brief discussion was held regarding the Wednesday remote learning option and will be continued through the 1st semester. 

Motion by Loera, second by Malcom, to approve two open-enrollment in applications for the 2020-2021 school year. Carried unanimously. 

Motion by Koenig, second by Malcom, to approve the second reading board policies (106, 501.9, 501.9E1, 601.2, 604.11, 907, and 907.R1). Carried unanimously. 

Motion by Malcom, second by Loera, to approve a five-year contract to lease copier equipment with Tri-State, with a cost of $1,097 per month. Carried unanimously. 

Motion by Loera, second by Koenig, to approve an agreement with Verizon Wireless to purchase 35 hot spots and service at a cost of $5200 for a six-month period. 

Item for the October board meeting include the work session. 

The next regular board meeting will be held on October 12, 2020, at 6:00 P.M. at the Postville Fine Arts Center Lobby. 

Motion by Malcom, second by Loera, to adjourn the meeting at 6:42 P.M. Carried unanimously.