News Article
School Board Meeting: Tuesday, October 20th, 2020

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Beginning Tuesday, October 20, 2020, Southland Public Schools will be adhering to the guidelines issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Minnesota Department of Health regarding social distancing during School Board meetings. Fewer than 10 people will be allowed to be present in the room where the school board meeting is held. Additionally, all attendees at Board Meetings will maintain a distance of at least 6 feet. Until further notice, School Board meetings will be held via teleconference or other electronic means.

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Meeting ID: 947 9508 3450

Passcode: 814435







WILL MEET AT 6:30 P.M., October 20, 2020

Southland K-12 School Building Commons

200 NW Water Street

Adams, MN 55909


Notice of meeting by telephone conference call or other electronics means.

*Some members may participate by telephone or other electronic means

  1. Call to order
  2. Pledge of Allegiance
  3. Roll Call
  4. Approval of Agenda
  5. Public Input (5 minutes per speaker, unduplicated)
  6. Recognition
  7. Consent Agenda
  1. Correction and approval of minutes
      1. September 21, 2020
      2. October 5, 2020 Special Meeting
  2. Personnel
  3. Resignations/Retirements
  4. Employment
  5. Leave of Absence
  6. Lane Changes
  7. Gifts and Donations
  8. Written Reports
  9. Student Activity Fundraisers
  10. Student Activity Account Contracts
  1. Bills & Financial Reports
  2. Reports
  1. Principals
  1. Elementary
  2. Secondary
  1. Board of Education
  2. Superintendent
  3. Dashir
  4. Transportation
  5. Bruce Klaehn, Construction Update
  1. Old Business
    1. Construction Budget
  2. New Business
    1. November Board Meeting Discussion
  3. Other Action
    1. Construction Budget Approval
    2. Policy 522 Title IX Sex Nondiscrimination Policy, Grievances Procedure and Process – 1st reading Approval
    3. 2020-2022 Shared Nurse Contract with LeRoy-Ostrander Public School Approval
    4. Set Election Canvassing Date
    5. Construction Consultant Agreement Extended Contract Approval
    6. November Board Meeting Date Change Approval
  4. School Board and/or Superintendent Announcements
  5. Adjournment


The next regularly scheduled board meeting is November 16, 2020.


Southland Mission Statement – “The Southland School District strives to prepare its students to lead fulfilling lives as responsible citizens of the 21PPPPstPPPP century. Within the resources available, students will learn how to pursue and acquire knowledge so they may continue the learning process throughout their lives.”