March 12 Board Meeting Highlights

March 12 School Board Meeting Highlights
Posted on 03/13/2018
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The Inver Grove Heights School Board met on Monday, March 12, with the following items on the agenda:

District Highlights

  • Simley High School and Inver Grove Heights Middle School Activities Director Will Short presented student athletes and boys hockey coach, Austyn Kryzer, to talk about their winter seasons. ISD 199 Director of Community Education Barb Pierce and Youth Enrichment and Spartan Kids’ Care Coordinator Erica Tollefson talked about their programs’ winter activities and some upcoming opportunities.

Consent Agenda

  • Minutes from previous school board meeting
  • Cash disbursements
  • Personnel transactions and donations
  • Gifts and grants

Information Items

  • Simley High School Principal Jerry Sakala gave the board an update on the high school’s goals.
  • ISD 199 Superintendent Dave Bernhardson presented the 2018-2019 Board and Committee

Meeting Schedule.

  • ISD 199 Director of Business Services Heather Aune presented the 2018-2019 Budget Update.
  • Board chair Matt Schaefer and board member Rachel Hanson presented Superintendent Bernhardson’s mid-year evaluation.
  • Board committee reports
  • Membership reports

Action Items

  • Approval of the Simley High School e-Learning Day

Meeting information and video of the March 12 meeting are available on the district website, The board will hold a work session on April 9 and a board meeting on April 23. Both meeting will be at 5:30 PM at the ISD 199 District Office, 2990 80th Street East in Inver Grove Heights. A listening session will be held at 5:00 PM before the April 23 board meeting. Any community member interested in speaking to the board can click here to sign up to talk at the listening session.