School Board Meetings

School Board Meeting Dates:

New Salem-Almont School Board meetings are held the third Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted and are held in the New Salem-Almont High School Conference Room unless otherwise noted below.

July 19, 2023 Regular School Board Meeting 6:00 PM Agenda

August 15, 2023 Transportation Committee Meeting 6:15 PM HS Library Agenda

August 15, 2023 Regular School Board Meeting 7:00 PM Agenda

September 18, 2023 Public Hearing 7:00 PM Agenda

September 18, 2023 Regular School Board Meeting 7:15 PM Agenda

October 16, 2023 Policy Committee Meeting 5:30 PM Agenda

October 16, 2023 Regular School Board Meeting 6:00 PM Agenda

November 13, 2023 Policy Committee Meeting 5:15 PM Agenda

November 13, 2023 Regular School Board Meeting 6:00 PM Agenda *Meeting will be held in CTE Center (New Shop) Classroom

December 18, 2023 Regular School Board Meeting 6:00 PM Agenda

January 17, 2024 Policy Committee Meeting 5:15 PM Agenda CANCELLED

January 17, 2024 Regular School Board Meeting 6:00 PM Agenda Updated 1/8/24

February 20, 2024 Regular School Board Meeting 6:00 PM Agenda

February 20, 2024 Policy Committee Meeting 7:00PM Agenda

February 28, 2024 Board Retreat Lucky's 13, Bismarck, ND 6:00 PM Agenda

March 5, 2024 Special Board Meeting 6:00PM H.S. Conference Room Agenda

March 18. 2024 Policy Committee Meeting 5:15PM H.S. Library Agenda

March 18, 2024 Regular School Board Meeting 6:00 PM Agenda

April 11, 2024 Negotiations Meeting 5:30 PM Agenda

April 15, 2024 Policy Committee Meeting 5:15 PM H.S. Library Agenda

April 15, 2024 Regular School Board Meeting 6:00 PM Agenda

April 30, 2024 Building/Grounds Committee 6:00 P.M. Agenda

May 20, 2024 Policy Committee Meeting 5:15 PM H.S. Library Agenda

May 20, 2024 Regular School Board Meeting 6:00 PM Agenda

May 28, 2024 Finance Committee Meeting 5:30 PM Agenda

June 24, 2024 Regular School Board Meeting 6:00 PM

NDCC 44-04-20 Notice of Public Meetings Required governs public notice requirements for board meetings.

2024 Annual School Board Election

NDSBA School Board Member Toolkit

Members Up for Election in 2024

Area 2 (N of Hwy 10) Meagan Miller

Area 3 (S of Hwy 10) Austin John

Area 4 (Almont-Sims) Tyler Schau

Affidavit of Candidacy

Statement of Interests

2024 Sample Ballot

 New Salem – Almont School District Election

June 11, 2024

 The polls will be open at 7:00 a.m. and will continue to be open until 7:00 p.m. of that day.

 The following officials will be elected:

            School Board Member Area 2 (N of Hwy 10) for 3 years (2024-2027)

School Board Member Area 3 (S of Hwy 10) for 3 years (2024-2027)

School Board Member Area 4 (Sims-Almont District) for 3 years (2024-2027)

 The polling locations are as follows:

Polling Location                                             Address

Almont Fire Hall                                             510 Dakota Ave. Almont, ND

New Salem Auditorium                        400 Main Ave. New Salem, ND

The New Salem-Almont school board will canvass the votes at the School Board Meeting to be held on June 24, 2024 at 6:00 p.m. in the New Salem-Almont High School Conference room.

SCHOOL BOARD HOMEPAGE

  • School Board Meetings

SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS

Monica Reiner-Pletan President
Tyler Schau Vice President

Mark Feland
Jackie Lausch
Austin John
Meagan Miller

Tammy Gilstad

SCHOOL EXPANSION PROJECT

MINUTES

May 20, 2024 Minutes

May 20, 2024 Policy Committee

April 30, 2024 Building/Grounds

April 15, 2024 Minutes

April 15, 2024 Policy Committee

April 11, 2024 Negotiations Committee

March 18, 2024 Minutes

March 18, 2024 Policy Committee

March 5, 2024 Special Meeting

February 28, 2024 Board Retreat

February 20, 2024 Policy Committee

February 20, 2024 Minutes

January 17, 2024 Minutes

December 18, 2023 Minutes

November 13, 2023 Minutes

November 13, 2023 Policy Committee

October 16, 2023 Minutes

October 16, 2023 Policy Committee

September 18, 2023 Minutes

September 18, 2023 Public Meeting

August 15, 2023 Minutes

August 15, 2023 Transportation Committee

July 19, 2023 Minutes

June 26, 2023 Transportation Committee

June 26, 2023 Minutes

May 16 Policy Committee

May 16, 2023 Minutes

May 16 Negotiations Committee

May 10 Negotiations Committee

May 3 Negotiations Committee

April 26 Board Retreat

April 17, 2023 Minutes

April 17 Policy Committee

March 30 Transportation Committee

March 30 Personnel Committee

March 13, 2023 Minutes

March 13 Policy Committee

February 21, 2023 Minutes

February 21 Policy Committee

January 16 Transportation Committee

January 16, 2023 Minutes

January 16 Policy Committee

December 19, 2022 Minutes

November 21, 2022 Minutes

November 21 Policy Committee

October 17, 2022 Minutes

October 17 Policy Committee

October 9, 2022 Public Meeting

September 19, 2022 Minutes

September 19 Annual Public Meeting

September 19 Policy Committee

August 22, 2022 Minutes

August 3, 2022 Special Meeting

August 1, 2022 CTE Committee

July 18, 2022 Minutes

OUTCOME OF THREE AND FIVE-YEAR DEMOGRAPHIC PLANNING 

June 2022

Academic and extracurricular programs: 

Build a Vocational building which will expand our CTE offerings.  Create a middle school setting, increase dual credit opportunities in-house, and offer two new electives in-house with Robotics and Cybersecurity.  We added Girls Wrestling for a new extracurricular activity this past school year. 

Instructional and administrative staffing: 

To help with SEL, add additional counseling and special education services starting the 2022-23 school year. 

Facility needs and utilization: 

Create a thorough deferred maintenance plan. 

District tax levies: 

Tax levies should only see slight increases.