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Dickinson Public Schools Unapproved Spec

Dickinson Public Schools Unapproved Special School Board Meeting Minutes Wednesday, June 15, 2022, 4:00 p.m. Professional Learning Lab The Dickinson Public School Board held a special meeting on June 15, 2022, at the Professional Learning Lab. Board members present were President Brent Seaks, Vice President Kim Schwartz, Board Member Michelle Orton, and Board Member Jason Rodakowski. Board Member David Wilkie was unable to attend. Also present were Superintendent Dr. Marcus Lewton, Assistant Superintendent Keith Harris, Business Manager Stephanie Hunter, and Acting Board Secretary Nancy Muffley. Call to Order - Board President Seaks called the meeting to order at 4:00 p.m. Business Topic – Action Topic 2022-2023 Professional Negotiated Agreement – Mrs. Schwartz moved to approve the 2022-2023 Professional Negotiated Agreement, as presented, which includes the mutually agreed 0% increase to the base, lanes and service movement, a reduction to the salary index of 0.0125, which will automatically transition to a 0.015 reduction on June 30, 2023, and the addition of Step 16 to the salary schedule. She further moved the 2022-2023 Professional Negotiated Agreement was contingent upon ratification by the Dickinson Education Association. Mrs. Orton seconded the motion. Discussion: President Seaks inquired how this agreement was different from the previous agreement. Superintendent Lewton referenced the Board’s authorization for a maximum of a 1% pay increase. He noted the amount in the negotiated agreement was more than the 1%, adding that it does change the salary schedule with an index change. Dr. Lewton explained some of the changes to the agreement from last year with the most significant changes being the reduction in the index and the adoption of Paid Time Off (PTO). A roll call vote was taken on the motion: ayes-4 (Rodakowski, Orton, Schwartz, Seaks); nays-0; absent-1 (Wilkie). The motion carried. Closing Items Adjournment – At 4:06 p.m., President Seaks declared the Special School Board Meeting adjourned. Brent Seaks, Board President Stephanie Hunter, Business Manager Nancy Muffley, Acting Board Secretary (June 29, 2022) 77376