Minutes of the Regular Meeting
Board of Directors
Vinton-Shellsburg Community Schools
January 5, 2022
Call to Order
President Tom Burke called the regular meeting to order at 6:01 p.m. in the Central Office Board Room.
Roll Call / Pledge of Allegiance
Kimberly Schirm, Kathy Van Steenhuyse, Tom Burke, Jake Fish, Becky Williams, Jenni Birker,
Darin Humiston, Kyle Koeppen, Superintendent, and Brenda Barkdoll, Board Secretary/Treasurer were
There were no audience comments.
Facilities Study Presentation by OPN Architects
OPN architects shared a Facilities Studies presentation to the board.
General Business of the Board
1113. It was moved by Fish and seconded by Schirm to accept the consent items as presented. Motion carried 7/0.
1114. It was moved by Van Steenhyse and seconded by Williams to present the following resolution including age at 55, 15 years of service, and a stipend of 30% of their last year's regular salary plus a payment of $60/day for certified and $40/day for support staff for unused sick/vacation leave for all certified staff, non-certified staff, and/or administrative/directors and move for its adoption. Motion carried 3/4 with Humiston, Birker, Fish and Burke voting no.
OSHA Vaccine/Testing Policy
1115. It was moved by Humiston and seconded by Birker to adopt the EMPLOYEE VACCINATION/TESTING FOR COVID 19 policy, pending the Supreme Court decision. Motion carried 7/0.
2021-22 At-Risk Dropout Prevention Resolution
1116. It was moved by Birker and seconded by Fish to offer the recommended resolution concerning the 2022-23 at-risk and dropout prevention recommendation in the amount of $310,362 and move for its adoption. Motion carried 7/0 on a roll call vote.
Audience comments on any of the preceding items
There were no audience comments on any of the preceding items.
There were no correspondence items/reports.
President Burke adjourned the meeting at 7:55 p.m.
Matthew Burke, President Brenda Barkdoll, Secretary