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Board of Education Meeting Recap: November 28 Regular Meeting

Among other items at the November 28 Regular School Board meeting, the Lakeville Area Board of Education:

  • Heard an enrollment update which showed current and projected enrollment growth across the district. Executive Director of Business Services Bill Holmgren shared that thanks to the community’s support, elementary growth will be addressed with the opening of Highview Elementary next fall. He shared that middle school capacity challenges are anticipated based upon projections over the next few years as elementary students promote to the middle school level.

  • Heard a negotiations update from Brenda Albrecht, Executive Director of Administrative Services, who gave a current status and progress of the collective bargaining agreement negotiations with Education Minnesota Lakeville teachers unit and Lakeville Area Schools.

  • Approved the bond sale for general obligation bonds to be used for Long Term Facility Maintenance projects as part of the District’s long term facilities maintenance plan.

 

An audio recording of the November 28 meeting is available on LETV and the district's YouTube channel. For meeting materials, please visit Boardbook. Regular meetings of the Lakeville Area Board of Education will be conducted on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Lakeville Area Schools District Office, unless otherwise noted.