The Postville School Board approved a bid of nearly 93-thousand dollars for roof projects. Work will be done this summer. James Zieman was hired as Bus Driver.
Vice-President Deering called the regular meeting of the Postville Board of Education to order at 6:00 PM, on Monday, January 11, 2021, with the following members present: Anthony Gericke, Travis Koenig, Amy Loera, and Staci Malcom. Members absent: None. Motion by Loera, second by Koenig, to approve the agenda. Carried unanimously. Motion by Loera, second by Koenig, to approve the consent agenda. Carried unanimously. a. Approve December 14, 2020 regular and organizational meeting minutes. b. Approve the monthly invoices and financial reports (reviewed by Travis Koenig). c. Approve the hire of James Zieman/bus driver. d. N/A. e. N/A. f. Approve Donations (none). g. Acknowledge federal Title funding for the FY21 school year. Mr. Dugger provided information about the current status of the district’s Return to Learn Plan. Mrs. Schutte shared information on the district’s current 4-Year Old Preschool program. Motion by Koenig, second by Malcom, to approve the bid from Moss Roofing, in the amount of $92,818, plus the cost of extending the warranty for an additional five years, for the summer of 2021 roofing updates. Carried unanimously. Motion by Loera, second by Malcom, to approve the resolution to request to the School Budget Review Committee for Modified Supplemental Amount and Supplemental Aid for the 2021-2022 Dropout Prevention Program in the amount $256,477, for expenditures necessary to implement the 2021-2022 at-risk and dropout prevention program plans as approved by the Postville CSD school board. Ayes: Deering, Gericke, Koenig, Loera, Malcom. Nays: none. Carried unanimously. Motion by Koenig, second by Malcom, to approve the second reading of Board Policies, 102, 102.E4,500 Rescinded, 501.3, 501.4, 502.8, 502.8E1, 507.8, 603.1, 603.3, 604.6, 701.3, 705.1R1, and 705.1R2. Carried unanimously. The next regular board meeting will be held on February 8, 2021, at 6:00 P.M. at the Postville Fine Arts Center Lobby. Motion by Koenig, second by Loera, to adjourn the meeting at 6:17 P.M. Carried unanimously
Vice-President Deering called the work session for the Postville Board of Education to order at 6:30 PM, on Monday, January 11, 2021, with the following members present: Anthony Gericke, Amy Loera, and Staci Malcom. Members absent: Travis Koenig. A presentation titled “School Finance Review” was presented and discussion facilitated by Patti Schroeder and Shawn Snyder from the Iowa Association of School Boards. Motion by Malcom, second by Loera, to adjourn at 7:18 P.M. Carried unanimously.