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MINUTES OF THE SPECIAL MEETING MITCHELL SCHOOL DISTRICT 17-2 August 30, 2021 The special meeting of the Board of Education was called to order by President Deb Olson at 5:00 PM at the Performing Art Center at 821 North Capital Street, Mitchell South Dakota, Davison County.

MINUTES OF THE SPECIAL MEETING
MITCHELL SCHOOL
DISTRICT 17-2 August 30, 2021
The special meeting of the Board of Education was called to order by President Deb Olson at 5:00 PM at the Performing Art Center at 821 North Capital Street, Mitchell South Dakota, Davison County.
The pledge of allegiance was led by President Olson.
Roll call of members present: Deb Olson, Brittni Flood, Matthew Christiansen, Shawn Ruml, and Kevin Kenkel. Absent: None. Others present: Dr. Joseph Graves Superintendent, Steve Culhane, Business Manager.
At this time, President Olson explained how public input would work on the agenda item for the back to school protocols
There was a motion made by President Olson, seconded by Member Kenkel to reinstate the back to school protocols that were in effect during the 2020-2021 school year.
Discussion was then held with members that were in attendance who were not in favor of the mask requirement and those that were in favor of the mask requirement. After the discussion, it was noted that the mask requirement would be in effect in all buildings from 7:00 am to 4:30 pm. When activities were being held indoors beyond 4:30 pm, the mask requirement would still be in effect, but there would not be a mask requirement for any outdoor activities. These protocols would be revisited again at the November 8th board meeting. President Olson called for a vote and all board members voted yes to reinstate the back to school protocols from the 2020-2021 school year. Motion passed 5-0.
Motion by Flood, seconded by Christiansen to adjourn the school board meeting at 6:09 pm. Motion carried.
Published one time at the total approximate cost of $18.46.
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