Mercer School

2690 W Margaret St.
Mercer, WI 54547

Office: 715-476-2154

July 2019 Agenda


School District of Mercer

Mercer, Wisconsin


Regular Meeting of the Board of Education

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

5 p.m.

School District Library

2690 W. Margaret Street

Mercer, WI 54547


This meeting is a meeting of the Board of Education in public for the purpose of conducting the School District’s business.


Call to Order – The Board President will call the meeting to order


Pledge of Allegiance


Board Member Roll Call: The School Board President will request the roll call.


Public Notice: The Public Notice of this meeting was posted at the Associated Bank, Mercer Town Hall, and the Iron County Miner. 


Public Comment:  10 minutes 


Approval of Regular Board Meeting Minutes of Monday, June 24, 2019:


Approval of Special Board Meeting Minutes of Tues day, July 16, 2019:


Treasurer’s Report:


Approval of District Payments:


Board Reports:


1.  Summer Youth Recreation Program – Holly Duensing

2.  Athletic Report – Adam Miller

3.  Administrative Report – Sheri Kopka/Bob Davis will report on any specific items in progress.


Discussion Items: 


1. Buildings and Grounds Committee is tentatively scheduling meeting for August 14,2019.

    Official notice will be posted per OML requirements.




Action Items

Approve Early College Credit Program Applications

Approval of updated Graduation Requirement Policy #5460

Approval of 7-12 English Teacher. 

Board appointee candidate session.  

-Introductions, open mic for/by candidates

-Questions by board members 

-Closing comments.

  4.   Board selection of appointees to fill open board positions. 



Next Regular Scheduled Board Meeting Date – Monday August 26, 2019


Closed Session – Pursuant to Wisc. Statutes 19.85(1),(c) considering employment, promotion, compensation or performance evaluation data of any public employee over which the governmental body has jurisdiction or exercises responsibility, the Board of Education may move into closed session for the purpose of discussing:  


To consider employment, compensation or performance evaluation data of any public employee over which the school district has responsibility, specifically related to District Staff Contracts:   

Temporary Administrators Contract.

Business Manager Contract

Buildings and Grounds Director Contract

Teacher Contracts

To deliberate or negotiate the terms of an agreement related to the provisions of health care insurance coverage, where the competitive and bargaining reasons require a closed session and to consider medical histories of specific persons which if discussed in public would be likely to have a substantial adverse effect and violate privacy interests related to medical information of specific individuals based on recent activities.

Health insurance coverage.   


Return to Open Session – Summary of closed session


Possible Action on matters discussed in Closed Session