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Mercer School

2690 W Margaret St.
Mercer, WI 54547

Office: 715-476-2154

March, 2018

Minutes of the Regular Board Meeting

 

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

 

Mercer School District

 

CALL TO ORDER:  The meeting was called to order at 5:00 p.m. by Board President, Deanna Pierpont.

 

BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT:  Deanna Pierpont, Kelly Kohegyi, Christa Reinert with Micki Holmstrom arriving at 5:20 p.m. and Noel Brandt absent with permission.

 

OTHER PERSONS PRESENT:  District Administrator, Erik Torkelson, Business Manager, Tricia Thompson, Denise Thompson, Bailey Thompson, Dorothy Wahner, Doris & Tom Marsel, Rick Duley, Pat Moses, Bill Brundage, Mary Ann Sabec, Karl Anderson,  Aubrey Schoeneman, Deb Hohner, Molly Hohner, Dick & Ginny Kemplin, Jim & Kathy Hannemann, Sheri Kopka, Paul & Sue Loth, Beth Wetzler, Adam Kussard, Tristin Woolf, Kim Woolf, Robyn Schoeneman, Norm McKindles, Shannon Hiller, Sandy Karpen, Hedda Patzke, Natalie Allen, Ernie Moore from the Iron County Miner & Doug Kaiser from the FYI Newspaper.

 

APPROVAL OF BOARD MEETING MINUTES:  Motion by Christa Reinert, seconded by Kelly Kohegyi to approve the Regular Board Meeting Minutes from Monday, February 26, 2018 with correction of typographical error in action item number one to read 2018-2019 School Year.  All ayes, motion carried 3-0.

 

APPROVAL OF SPECIAL BOARD MEETING MINUTES:  Motion by Kelly Kohegyi, seconded by Deanna Pierpont to approve the Special Board Meeting Minutes from Wednesday, March 7, 2018 as presented. After some discussion, roll call vote, all ayes motion carried 3-0.   

 

APPROVAL OF TREASURER’S REPORT:  Motion by Kelly Kohegyi, seconded by Christa Reinert to approve the Treasurer’s report as presented.  Roll call vote, all ayes, motion carried 3-0.

 

APPROVAL OF DISTRICT PAYMENTS:  Motion by Kelly Kohegyi, seconded by Deanna Pierpont to approve vouchers 57784 thru 57894 (general account) and 10991 thru 11016 (activity account) in the amount of $ 141,074.57.  After some discussion, roll call vote, all ayes, motion carried 3-0.

 

Micki Holmstrom arrived at 5:20 p.m.

 

ACTION ITEMS:  Motion by Kelly Kohegyi, seconded by Christa Reinert to approve Policy Modifications and Legal Updates as presented.  Roll call vote, all ayes, motion carried 4-0.

 

PUBLIC COMMENT:  Jim Hannemann spoke about concerns he has regarding the content and clarity of the School Board meeting minutes.

 

Denise Thompson read a written statement to the Board regarding a rebuttal to what is being said about her character. 

 

Deanna asked for public comment, no more public comment.

 

 

ADJOURNMENT:  Motion by Kelly Kohegyi, seconded by Micki Holmstrom to adjourn the meeting.  All ayes, motion carried 4-0.

 

Meeting adjourned at 5:41 p.m.