Chilton, WI 53014
Board of Education
Mr. Randy L. Lisowe
Mr. Terry Criter
Vice President
Mr. David Bailey
Mrs. Donna Koenigs
Mrs. Maria Halbach
David Bailey*
Terry Criter
Donna Koenigs*
Maria Halbach
Maria Halbach*
Terry Criter
Randy Lisowe*
Terry Criter
David Bailey*
Donna Koenigs
*denotes Chairman

2021-08-16 Board of Education Minutes

First published on 30 September 2021 Posted in School Board Agendas & Minutes


School District of Chilton
Preparing students to achieve their potential is our highest priority.
530 W. Main Street
Chilton, WI 53014


Board of Education Meeting
Monday, August 16, 2021 at 6:00 p.m.
Community Room - High School Building

The Chilton Board of Education met in regular session on Monday, August 16, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room of the High School Building.

Mr. Randy Lisowe called the meeting to order at 6:00 p.m.

Roll call of Members:

Present: Mr. Randy Lisowe, Mr. Terry Criter, Mr. Dave Bailey, Mrs. Maria Halbach and Mrs. Donna Koenigs.

Also Present: Mrs. Sue Kaphingst, Mrs. Lori Muench, Mrs. Pam Schuster, Mr. Shawn Rude, Mrs. Samantha Woelfel, Mr. Matt Kiel and Mrs. Dawn Bartel.

Notices were properly posted.

Under delegations, the following community members signed up to speak:

-Linda Hoerth, 625 Graves Street, Chilton – CRT
-Jessica Williams, 112 Adams Street, Chilton – Fall 2021 Masking
-Sue Salzsieder, 101 W. Main Street, Chilton – COVID Precautions
-Katrina Gerner, W3179 Quinney Road, Chilton – Student & Teachers’ Rights
-Bonnie Schneider, Chilton
-Rebbecca Barry, 109 S. Columbia Street, Chilton – COVID Operations

There was a motion by Mrs. Donna Koenigs, seconded by Mrs. Maria Halbach, to approve the following donations: $1,500 from Don Bonlander and Rural Mutual Insurance through FFA Alumni for FFA Career Development Events and Classroom Materials. All ayes, motion carried.

There was a motion by Mr. Terry Criter, seconded by Mr. Dave Bailey to approve the following Consent Agenda items: Approval of minutes from previous board meetings to include committee meetings. Approval of bills as presented and authorize payment of check #213637 – #213699 and ACH #20210801- #212200073. The August receipts were $1,829,425.72. The August disbursements including payroll were $1,036,624.97.

Recommendation for Hire:
-Kelsey Dohr, Elementary Teacher
-Janet Schneider, District Office Administrative Assistant/Registrar
-Ibelice Legault, High School Administrative Assistant
-Heidi Hess, 4K/Intervention Teacher
-Michael Hochrein, Special Education Paraprofessional
All ayes, motion carried.

 Recommendation for Resignation – For Information Only – No Action Required:
-Sara Van Eperen, Kindergarten Teacher
-Kaylyn Eustache, Special Education Paraprofessional
-Maya Krebsbach, Special Education Paraprofessional
-Patti Mueller, Food Service Worker
-Michele Haapala, Special Education Paraprofessional

President’s Report:
Mr. Randy Lisowe informed the Board of the WASB Regional meeting on October 5, 2021 and asked the Board to think about Board Development topics.

Board of Education Committee Reports:

Finance Committee - The Finance Committee met on Monday, August 16, 2021 at 5:30 p.m.
Policy Committee Report – No report.
Buildings and Grounds Committee Report – No report.
Education Committee: No report.
Co-Curricular Committee Report – No report.

Mrs. Sue Kaphingst, Superintendent, presented the 2021-2022 Return to Learning Plan.

There was a motion by Mr. Dave Bailey, seconded by Mrs. Maria Halbach to approve the 2021-2022 Return to Learning Plan as presented, to include optional masking, mitigation strategies and quarantine protocols, and if a COVID outbreak occurs, a Special Board of Education meeting will be held as soon as possible. Mrs. Donna Koenigs voted nay. Motion carried.

Administrative Reports:

Mrs. Sue Kaphingst, Superintendent, gave an update on the facility study.

Mr. Matt Kiel, Middle School Principal, gave an update on the beginning of the year.

Mr. Shawn Rude, High School Principal, gave an update on the beginning of the year.

Mrs. Pam Schuster, Elementary School Principal, gave an update on the beginning of the year.

Mrs. Lori Muench, Director of Pupil Services, gave an update on the beginning of the year.

There was a motion by Mr. Terry Criter, seconded by Mrs. Donna Koenigs to adjourn the meeting. All ayes, motion carried.


Mrs. Donna Koenigs, Board Clerk
Chilton School Board

Mrs. Dawn Bartel, Recording Secretary

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