September 25 Board Meeting

September 25, 2017 School Board Highlights
Posted on 09/28/2017
ISD 199 LogoThe Inver Grove Heights School Board met on Monday, September 25, with the following items on the agenda:

District highlights
  • Superintendent Dave Bernhardson and Board Member Paul Mandell presented the Minnesota School Board Association (MSBA) Director’s Award to Board Chair Matt Schaefer. MSBA honors board members who have completed 100 hours of training and attended presentations on being an effective board member. While board members have four years to earn the award, Director Schaefer earned his in less than two.
Consent agenda
  • Minutes from previous school board meeting
  • Minutes from the closed session on August 21, 2017
  • Minutes from the special meeting on September 11, 2017
  • Cash disbursements
  • Personnel transactions and donations
  • New positions
  • Schedule C theatre position stipends
  • Gifts and grants
Information items
  • Hilltop Elementary School Principal, Sue Vallafskey, presented Hilltop’s school improvement plan for the 2017-2018 school year
  • Board Vice Chair/Treasurer Sue Gliva presented Superintendent Bernhardson’s End of Year Evaluation for 2016-2017
  • Superintendent Bernhardson presented an election update 
  • Board committee reports
  • Membership reports
Action items
  • Approval of the Proposed 2017 Payable 2018 Property Tax Levy
Meeting information and video of the September 25 meeting are available on the district website, The next board work session will be held on Monday, October 9, at the District Office, 2990 80th Street East in Inver Grove Heights. The next board meeting will be held on Monday, October 23, at Salem Hills Elementary School, 3201 68th Street East in Inver Grove Heights. Both meetings will start at 5:30PM.