MINUTES OF THE REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING

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MINUTES OF THE REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING
INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 777
Benson, Minnesota
Monday, August 20, 2018 – 5:30 p.m.
Benson High School Media Center

The meeting was called to order at 5:30 p.m. by Chair Chad Payne.  Members present:  Paul Carruth, Jodi DeJong-Hughes, Tammy Gunlogson, Mary Langan, Bill McGeary, Chad Payne and Gary Williams.

Members absent:  None.  Also present:  Dennis Laumeyer, Brad Johnson, Mike Knutson, Dave Benson, Pam Anderson, Mike Thompson and Reed Anfinson.

Two additions to the Agenda:  Dissolve current Girl’s Hockey Cooperative; Approve New Girl’s Hockey Cooperative

Approved the Agenda.
No citizens comments.

Approved the Consent Agenda Items as presented.
Progress Reports were presented by the administrators.
Chair Chad Payne read a summary of the superintendent evaluation.
Dave Benson explained the annual property/liability insurance renewal. Discussion took place.
Accepted the base amount of $47,093.50 without terrorism insurance and cyber liability for $2,601.76 and increased employee dishonesty coverage from $4,000 to $25,000 for an additional $66. 
Certified canvassing the August 14, 2018 Bond Referendum Election results of 1,370 yes votes and 589 no votes.
Acceptd the Resolution Relating to the Election of School Board members and Call the School District General Election on November 6, 2018 to elect three school board members for four year terms and one school board member for a two year term.
The current Girl’s Hockey Cooperative needs to be dissolved in order to add KMS to the cooperative.
Dissolved the current Girl’s Hockey Cooperative with Morris Area and Benson.
Approved the new Girl’s Hockey Cooperative to include Morris Area, Benson and KMS.

Future Meetings:
Wednesday, September 5, 5:30 p.m., Senior High Media Center - Special Meeting
Monday, September 17, 5:30 p.m. Senior High Media Center

Adjourned the meeting at 7:30 p.m.

Business and Report Items:  Document Reference (filed with original minutes)

Copies of documents presented for action and report purposes are located in the district office as prepared for permanent record and posted on the school website at www.benson.k12.mn.us.

Mary KW Langan, Clerk
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