December 9, 2020 School Board Work Session Minutes

South Winneshiek Community School District

Board of Education Work Session

December 9, 2020 @ 5:30 P.M.


The South Winneshiek board of education held a work session on December 9, 2020.  The work session was called to order at 5:37 pm by Wendy Mihm-Herold. 

Present: Corey Meyer, Ron Hemesath, Don Schroeder, Wendy Mihm-Herold. Absent: Patricia Schissel. 

Motion to approve the board agenda by Meyer, seconded by Schroeder.  Motion carried unanimously. 

Discussion and review of the board policies in the 200 series took place with changes noted to be brought to the December 14, 2020 board meeting for approval of the first reading. 

Other topics discussed during the work session were the bids that had been received for the stadium improvements project. Bids received for the 720 seats vs 834 seats, respectively, were from Larson Construction $464,000/$494,000; Matt Construction $479,000/$516,000; Tricon Construction Group $507,000/$531,000; Reilly Construction $495,000/$545,000; and JB Holland Construction Inc $471,807.65/$493,827.25.  The board will make the decision of which size seating capacity and bid acceptance at the board meeting held December 14. 

Moved by Hemesath, seconded by Meyer to adjourn at 7:50 pm Motion carried unanimously. 

Respectfully submitted

Kris Smith Wendy Mihm-Herold

Board Secretary Board President