5/10/2013 9:34:00 AM School board will meet Monday
The Windom Area school board will hold its regular monthly meeting Monday at 6:30 p.m. in Room 121 of the Middle High School.
The board will gather at 6:15 p.m. to recognize the four members of the teaching staff who are retiring at the end of the school year.
On the agenda, the board will accept several donations for school programs. Among them are a grant from the Remick Foundation for $8,658 designated for the mass media class and a donation of $2,500 from Monsanto designated for the mass media class and for library iPads for Winfair Elementary.
The board will approve the 2013-14 school year calendar and set the graduation date. It will take action on the senior class trip for 2014 and will approve the start of the Winfair Elementary Eagle Academy program.
The board will also authorize borrowing $375,000 for three years from Bank Midwest for the purchase of new computers.
On the consent agenda, the board will approve resignations of High School Principal Lance Northey, Elementary Music teacher Katie Lessmeier and girls hockey coach Dean Drahota. The board will approve hiring a payroll/HR coordinator, a special education teacher and a DCD special education teacher.