South Washington County Schools

School Board highlights from October 18

The School Board met on Wednesday, Oct. 18 at 6:30 p.m. with the following items on the agenda:

  • Approval of Agenda;
  • District Highlights: Cottage Grove Area Chamber of Commerce Educator of the Year, Jeannie Kilgore;
  • Consent agenda items: Approval of retirements, resignations and terminations, leaves of absence, new employees/change of status, extended field trips, electronic fund transfers, resolution to accept gifts, Sept. 21 and Oct. 5 School Board meeting minutes, student teaching agreement with Augsburg University, student teaching agreement with Valley City State University, cash disbursements for May, cash disbursements for June, cash disbursements for July, cash disbursements for August, miscellaneous wage sheet;
  • Information items: Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Update, Seesaw, open enrollment and intra district transfer parameters for 2018-19, financial update;
  • Action items: Approval of school forest at Lake Middle School;
  • Superintendent's report;
  • Student School Board Member reports;
  • Closed session regarding legal action and labor negotiations.

The meeting agenda and supporting documents are available on the district website. Future School Board meetings are scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on November 2 and 16, 2017.