Mahnomen School Board News & Notes from July 12th Meeting

Mahnomen School Board News & Notes from July 12th Meeting

July 15, 2021 News -- KRJB-KRJM-KKCQ 0

Mahnomen, MN — The Mahnomen School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Monday night, July 12th. At the meeting. The district is continuing to work with a facility consulting firm on ways to improve their buildings to meet the needs of the times and the community. Mahnomen Superintendent Jeff Bisek provided an update on that most recent meeting and their progress.

The state legislature wrapped up their special session recently and passed a budget bill that was very supportive of education. Bisek says he was very pleased with the outcome and the additional funding coming their way.

In regards to staffing, the Mahnomen School Board approved some new hires at this week’s meeting as well and is still has a few positions open.

The Mahnomen School Board also recently completed contract negotiations with their teaching and non-certified staff groups.