Tag: Jeff Bisek

Short-Staffed Mahnomen School District Making Adjustments, But Off to Good Start

Mahnomen, MN — The Mahnomen School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Monday night, September 12th where they discussed the start of the school year, staffing, and schedule adjustments. The district is short staffed at the moment as they were unable to fill some positions before school got underway this year. Mahnomen Superintendent Jeff…
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September 15, 2022 0

Mahnomen School Board News & Notes from July 11th Meeting

Mahnomen, MN — The Mahnomen School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Monday night, July 11th. The July meeting is normally a quiet one and this month was no exception. Mahnomen School Superintendent Jeff Bisek says a majority of the meeting was taking care of the usual beginning of the year business items. As…
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July 13, 2022 0

Mahnomen School Board News & Notes from June 13th Meeting

Mahnomen, MN — Despite the end to free school lunch programs for families across the nation, the Mahnomen School District will still provide free lunches to families who don’t qualify for the Free and Reduced Program this coming year. The Mahnomen School Board made the decision at their regular monthly meeting on Monday night, June…
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June 15, 2022 0

Mahnomen School Board News & Notes from May 9th Meeting

Mahnomen, MN — The Mahnomen School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Monday, May 9th. At the meeting, the board continued discussions about staff recruitment and retention. Mahnomen Superintendent Jeff Bisek says lately they have been struggling to fill positions, so the board is exploring different solutions to entice teachers to the district. Another…
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May 16, 2022 0

Mahnomen School Board News & Notes from April 11th Meeting

Mahnomen, MN — More news and notes from last week’s Mahnomen School Board meeting. The board recently reviewed and discussed a report from their Native American Parent Committee, who presented recommendations to the district for programming and other changes they would like to see be made. Mahnomen Superintendent Jeff Bisek says the board needed more…
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April 19, 2022 0

Mahnomen School Accepts Bids for Elementary Classroom Remodel

Mahnomen, MN — Despite the failure of their building referendum vote last month, the Mahnomen School is still moving forward with some building improvements, albeit on a smaller scale. The Mahnomen School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Monday where they approved bids for renovations to their elementary wing. Mahnomen Superintendent Jeff Bisek says…
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March 17, 2022 0

Mahnomen School Board Discusses Next Step After Failed Building Referendum

Mahnomen, MN — The Mahnomen School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Monday night, February 15th where they canvassed the results of last week’s special election, which saw a $4.5 million building referendum fail at the hands of a 99-99 tie. Mahnomen Superintendent Jeff Bisek says it was a very unique situation for a…
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February 16, 2022 0

Mahnomen School Board News & Notes from January 10th Meeting

Mahnomen, MN — The Mahnomen School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Monday night, January 10th. At the meeting, the board approved an update to their COVID mitigation measures to reflect the latest CDC guidance. Mahnomen Superintendent Jeff Bisek says they are shortening the isolation period for positive tests, but still strongly encouraging staff…
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January 13, 2022 0

Mahnomen School Board Recap of December 13th Meeting

Mahnomen, MN — The Mahnomen School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Monday night, December 13th. In addition to that they also held their Truth in Taxation public hearing and set their 2022 levy at the maximum amount, according to Mahnomen Superintendent Jeff Bisek. The board also reviewed their annual audit report from Brady…
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December 16, 2021 0

Mahnomen School Board Presented with Potential $16.7 Million Facility Improvement Plan

Mahnomen, MN — The Mahnomen School Board took the next step towards moving forward with the next phase of some potential facility improvements that will help move the district into the modern and future world of education. The district has been working with JLG architects to assess district needs over the past several months and…
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October 13, 2021 0