SCHOOL DISTRICT OF RIVER FALLS
Board/Administrative Retreat Minutes
Monday, September 30, 2013
The special scheduled retreat of the River Falls Board of Education and Administration was called to order on Monday, September 30, 2013, at 7:00 p.m. by President Johnson Myers in the River Falls District Office, 852 E Division Street. It was ascertained that notice of the meeting had been properly posted at the appointed locations, published in The River Falls Journal and announcements sent to WEVR Radio Station, the St Paul Pioneer Press, and the Eau Claire Leader -Telegram.
President Stacy Johnson Myers, Vice President Dennis Behnke, Clerk Barbara Kolpin, Treasurer Manville Kenney, and members Rich Gerczak, and Alan Tuchtenhagen were present. Also present were Superintendent Jamie Benson, Director of Academic Services Mike Johnson, Director of Personnel Donna Hill, Director of Special Services Jackie Steinhoff, Community Education Director Monique Squire, Information Technology Supervisor Brian Dado, High School Principal Kit Luedtke and Assistant Principals Nic Been and Rollie Hall, Meyer Middle School Principal Mark Chapin and Assistant Principal Rick Cleary, Greenwood Elementary Principal Nate Schurman, Rocky Branch Principal Chuck Eaton, Westside Elementary Principal Rita Humbert, Renaissance Coordinator Linda Berg, Montessori Coordinator Nathan Wells, and Administrative Assistant Darlene MacBride.
Behnke moved, Kolpin seconded to approve the agenda. Motion carried 6-0. Board member Mike Miller arrived at 7:02 p.m.
Updates and discussion were held on Alternate Compensation, expulsion issues, building safety improvements including security for polling locations at both the high school and middle school, the budget as related to the Strategic Plan and future planning, and a review of the Strategic Plan and related business plan.
The meeting adjourned at 8:46 p.m.
Barbara E Kolpin, Clerk
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