January 18, 2021 Regular Board Meeting
ESTHERVILLE LINCOLN CENTRAL COMMUNITY SCHOOLS
January 18, 2021
The Estherville Lincoln Central Board of Education held its regular monthly meeting on Monday, January 18, 2021 at 5:15pm in the High School Media Center. Board members present were Tony Condon; President - Gordon Juhl, Jeff Soper; Vice President. Via Zoom - Duane Schnell, Sandy Fandel. Others present were: Tara Paul, Superintendent; Kate Woods, Board Secretary/Treasurer, Brad Leonard and Shane Kalous. Present via Zoom - Connie Humble, Lili Jensen, Kevin Richardson, Sandy Fandel, Brad Nelson, Robyn Swisher, Beth Wycoff, Kathy Foster, Margaret Evans, Stephanie Wheatley, Megan Miller
Agenda Approval Motion by Fandel, second by Soper to approve the agenda as presented. Motion carried 5-0.
Public Input Sharnae Brown, Clinton IA, addressed the board about retiring the Midget logo.
Consent Agenda Motion by Soper, second by Schnell to approve the consent agenda as presented. Motion carried 5-0.
Items approved under the consent agenda are as follows:
Minutes from the December 14, 2020 meeting.
Hires – Joseph Knutson – HS Custodian, Terry Johnson – Bus
Driver, Dave Johnson – Girls Tennis
Reports/Information Administrator reports were informational.
Items for Action/Discussion
Early Retirement Plan Motion by Juhl, second by Condon to approve the Early Retirement Plan as presented. The motion carried 4-0-1.
Ayes – Soper, Schnell, Juhl, Condon, Nays - None, Abstain – Fandel
Board Policy Section 402 No Action – Reading 1
FFCRA Leave Sunset Motion by Schnell, second by Soper to approve the COVID Leave plan as presented. Motion carried 5-0.
Adjournment – Motion by Schnell, second by Soper to adjourn the meeting at 5:46pm. Motion carried 5-0. The next regular meeting will be February 8, 2021 at 5:15pm.