BEA School Board Takes Care of A Number of Things Before the New Fiscal Year Begins

At their meeting on Monday night the Blue Earth Area School Board dealt with a number of items needed for the next fiscal year, which starts in July.


The Board approved the original budget proposal for the Fiscal Year 2020 and approved the Board Meeting dates and times.  The meetings will now begin at 6pm, starting with the first meeting on the third Monday in July.


Board Members also approved the two legal firms to represent the District and provide legal representation, set the date for a special election to fill a School Board Vacancy and set the dates for candidate to file for the special election.  Candidates will be able to file between July 30th and August 13th.


In personnel items, Board Members approved the hiring of a High School English Teacher, approved 5 resignation that included 3 teachers, a High School secretary and a custodian, approved 1 retirement and rejected a leave request for a High School Social Studies teacher.