2020.08.03 Board Minutes

                                                        SPECIAL SESSION

                                       OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION OF THE



The Board of Directors of the Community School District of South Tama County met on August 3, 2020 for a Special  Meeting at the Partnership Center, Tama, Iowa at 5:00 p.m. with some members of the board and community attending electronically through Google Hangouts.

On call of the roll the following were present: Ron Houghton, Alan Kline, Mandy Lekin, Penny Tyynismaa and Clint Werner.  Quorum Present.

Also present were: Jared Smith, Mary Boege and several members of the community.

Motion by Kline second by Lekin to approve the agenda adding two resignations to Personnel .  All Ayes.

Public Comments - None

Motion by Kline, second by Houghton to approve the following personnel requests.  All Ayes.

Contracts - John Kohagen - 8th Grade Literacy

Resignations - Brenda Young - SpEd Aide, Max Kellogg - Bus Driver

Motion by Lekin, second by Werner to accept the 3 year milk bid from Anderson Erickson Dairy.  All Ayes.

Motion by Lekin, second by Kline to accept the bread bid from Pan-O-Gold.  All Ayes.

Motion by Houghton, second by Kline to approve a COVID Tracker position that will be reviewed at the end of the 1st quarter to determine if the need for the position is still there.   All Ayes.

Activities Director Anthony Jahr updated the Board on what Fall Athletics and Activities will look like at the start of the school year.

Superintendent Smith and the Building Principals updated the Board on the Return to Learn Plan.

Motion by Kline, second by Werner to adjourn the meeting at 7:03 p.m.


Penny Tyynismaa, Board President                               Mary Boege, Board Secretary