UNION COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT DYSART-GENESEO-LA PORTE CITY
Special Board Meeting
February 8, 2017
(pending board approval)
Call to Order: Board Vice President Kevin Sash called the special meeting to order at 6:00 p.m. The following board members were present: Corey Lorenzen, Cathy Niebergall, Jenna Scott, and Brian Weber. Absent: Joe Connolly and Darrell DeWinter.
Agenda: On a motion by Niebergall, second by Scott, the agenda was approved as presented. Motion carried 5-0.
Closed Session: On a motion by Niebergall, second by Weber, it was moved to enter a closed session as provided in section 21.5(1)(e) of the open meetings law to determine whether to suspend, expel, or readmit a student to the Union Community School District. Roll call vote: Niebergall – aye, Sash – aye, Scott – aye, Weber – aye, and Lorenzen – aye. Motion carried 5-0. The Board entered closed session at 6:02 p.m.
Open Session: On a motion by Lorenzen, second by Niebergall, the board returned to open session at 6:14 p.m. Roll call vote: Sash – aye, Scott – aye, Weber – aye, Lorenzen – aye, and Niebergall – aye. Motion carried 5-0.
Possible Action Related to Previous Closed Session: On a motion by Lorenzen, second by Niebergall, the board voted to expel the student for the remainder of the 2016-2017 school year with a determination to be made later whether to reinstate in the 2017-18 school year. Motion carried 5-0.
Adjourn: On a motion by Weber, second by Scott, the meeting adjourned at 6:15 PM. Motion carried 5-0.
Kevin Sash, Board Vice President
Kathy Krug, Board Secretary