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School Board Meetings of July 9, 2018


Ames Community School District July 9, 2018

Board members will assemble in the Boardroom, 2005 24th Street, on Monday,
July 9, at 6:30 p.m. for a regular meeting.

(The Board respectfully requests that all cellular phones be turned off during the meeting.)

Mission Statement: 

The mission of the Ames Community Schools is to ensure that all learners develop the knowledge, skills, attitudes, values, and personal esteem necessary to grow in and shape a changing society.

 Click for a Printable Version of the July 9, 2018 meeting agenda 

Approx. time

Item No.

Item Description

6:30 p.m.


Call to Order



Approval of Agenda and Reading of Mission Statement.


Public Forum

Residents of the District, students attending the District, parents or guardians of students attending the District, and District staff members may address the Board about any topic relevant to the District whether on the current agenda or not. Those who wish to speak must sign up at the beginning of the meeting. Speaker participation is limited to three minutes once per item. The views and opinions of citizens addressing the Board do not necessarily reflect those of the Board, District administration, or staff. Speakers are to remember that Iowa law prohibits the Board from discussing specific employees, students or their performance. Student speakers will state their name and school. Others will state their name and address.


Consent Item(s)

All items listed under Consent will be enacted by one motion.  There will be no separate discussion of these items unless a motion is made and approved, prior to the time Board members vote on the consent items, to remove the item from the Consent Items for further discussion.

  3. Minutes from the meetings held June 18, 2018. Chris Stensland.
  4. Personnel Report. Lisa Negus. Exhibit C-1. (This exhibit will be emailed to the Board and added to the posted July 9 Agenda on the District website on Friday July 6.

Contract(s)/Agreement(s). Exhibit C-2.

a.          Agreement with ISU for use of Veenker Golf Course for 2018-19 AHS Boys/Girls Golf.   Judge Johnston. Exhibit C-2a.

b.          Agreement with ISU for athletic trainers for Ames High School. Judge Johnston. Exhibit C-2b.

  6.. Continuous Open Enrollment. Jenny Risner. Exhibit C-3.
  7. Programming Plans for New High School. Gerry Peters and OPN. Exhibit A-1.
  8. Change Order(s): Tennis Courts. Gerry Peters. Exhibit A-2.
  9. Open Enrollment Applications for 2018-19. Jenny Risner. Exhibit A-3.
  Board and Staff Item(s)
  10. Items from the Board.
  11. Items from the Staff.
  12. Board Planning Calendar. Exhibit B-1.


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