Pursuant to due call and notice thereof, the regular meeting of the

School Board of Independent School District No. 227, Olmsted, Fillmore and

Winona Counties was held on March 17, 2014. The meeting was called to order

at 7:00 p.m. at the high school media center. Roll call was taken with

these members present: Chase, Sturgis, Schellhammer, LaPlante, Tuohy and

McMahon. Superintendent Edward Harris, Principal Craig Ihrke, Principal

Randy Paulson, Elisa Johnsrud-Curriculum/Staff Development and LuAnn

Hare-Administrative Assistant were also present.

Chairman Chase called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m. Roll call was

taken and the members said the Pledge of Allegiance.

Schellhammer/Tuohy to approve the following changes to the agenda:


9.4 Science Fair Presentation

12.1 Elementary and High School Updates to Student Handbook


9.7 Approve Assistant Speech Coach 2014- 15, Angela Wiegmann

Motion carried 6-0.

Schellhammer/Tuohy to approve the Claims and Accounts as presented.

Motion carried 6-0.

There were no board committee reports.

Tuohy/Schellhammer motion to approve the Consent Items:

Approve minutes of February 18, 2014 regular meeting

Approve 7th grade FB Coach 2014-2015 SY-Bryan


Approve 7th grade SB Coach 2013-2014 SY-Kaitlyn Keefe

Approve of Art Trip-May 16, 17, 18, 2014

Approval of Eagle Bluff Trip- April 23, 24, 25, 2014

Approval of Washington DC Trip-June 23-29, 2014

Approve Assistant Speech Coach 2014-2015 SY-Angela


Approval to advertise for bids for Food Service Management

Contract SY 2014-2015, 2015-2016, 2016-2017

Approve Community Education Fund Raiser Requests

Motion carried 6-0.

Mr. Chase reviewed the upcoming meetings/events-

March 21-End of 3rd quarter-Early out 1:00, Staff Development

April 16-Early out 1:00, Staff Development Day

April 17 & 18-Spring Break

April 21-Regular School Board Meeting 7:00 p.m.

Matt McMahon asked that the board be sent out the review packet for the

superintendent as it is that time of the year for Mr. Harris¹s annual


Tuohy/McMahon motion to adjourn at 7:38 p.m. Motion carried 6-0.

Respectfully submitted,

Greg LaPlante, Clerk

The complete minutes of this meeting are on file in the district office

or on the district web page at