Clayton Ridge Board

1. Recognized and thanked retiring board member Kathy Ihde for 15 years of service.

2. Re-elected John Heying as President and Christine Aulwes as Vice-President

3. Appointed David Schlueter as Secretary and Treasurer, set Secretary pay at $750 per year

4. Set Regular meetings for second Thursday each month at 7:00 pm. January through June in Garnavillo. July through December in Guttenberg.

5. Named The Guttenberg Press as official newspaper

6. Established Peoples State Bank, Fidelity Bank and Trust, and Community Savings Bank as official depositories, not to exceed $5,000,000 per bank

7. Appointed Brett Nitschzke as legal counsel

8. Appointed Mike Finnegan as Clayton County Conference Board representative

9. Hired: Dan Pierce - Head Coach Girls Soccer; TJ Pierce - Assistant Coach Soccer; Jason Tipsword - Assistant Coach Soccer; Jarid Grinstead - Jr High Wrestling Coach; Jeremy Greve - Assistant Coach Wrestling; Pam Hoefer - Transporation Assistant.

10. Approved Facility Use Agreements with Gospel Hall, Imagine the Possibilities, and Jefferson Go-Hawks 4-H Club

11. Accepted bid from Chad Hauschild to remove trees, not to exceed $1000.

12. Denied one open enrollment application to the Iowa Virtual Academy

13. Approved the Early Retirement Program

14. Authrorized the district's administration to request modified supplemental amount of $52,480 for increased enrollment; $73,299 for new open enrolled out students; $6122 for ELL

15. Held first reading of policy 501.15 Open Enrollment

16. Cast a ballot for Dr. Bill Withers as AEA District Director

17. Approved a bid of $9950 from Jeffrey Paul Homes LLC to repair the locker room roof

18. Accepted bid from School Bus Sales to lease 2 Blue Bird buses at $22,284.48 per bus per year for 3 years

19. Adopted resolution to transfer $259,182 from PPEL Fund to the Debt Service Fund