North Dakota High School Activities Association
Board of Directors Meeting
NDHSAA Office-Valley City

September 16, 2014

Committee Meetings

9:00 am - Football Committee (Roaldson, Dahlen, Rinas, Wiberg) – Fetsch’s Office

9:00 am - Constitution and By-Law’s Committee (Hall, Baesler, Stedman, Brannan, Bertsch) – Board Room

10:00 am - Fine Arts Committee (Brannan, Baesler, Wiberg, Bertsch) – Board Room - North

10:00 am - Finance/Personnel (Rinas, Hall, Manley) – Fetsch’s Office

10:15 am - Realignment Committee (Rinas, Manley, Roaldson, Brannan) – Board Room

10:15 am - Executive Committee (Hall, Wiberg, Martin) – Fetsch’s Office

AGENDA - 10:30 am

  1. Call Meeting to Order
  2. Approval of Agenda
  3. Approval of Minutes
    1. August 13, 2014
  4. Financial Report
    1. July 31, 2014
      1. Balance Sheet
      2. Budget
      3. Savings/Investments
  5. Edward Jones Authorization and Agreement Form
    1. Board action is required to change the authorized representative’s name on Edward Jones accounts
  6. Coop Dissolutions
    1. Minot and South Prairie in football, 7-8, 2015-16
    2. Minot and South Prairie in wrestling, 7-8, 2015-16
    3. Fordville-Lankin and Park River in girls’ golf, 14-15
  7. Coop Applications
    1. TGU-Granville and TGU-Upham in one act play, 7-12, 2014-15, no fee
    2. Velva and Sawyer in football, 7-12, 2015-16, no fee
    3. Bismarck Public Schools and Martin Luther in gymnastics, 7-12, 2014-15, no fee
    4. Bishop Ryan and South Prairie in football, 7-12, 2015-16, no fee
    5. Bishop Ryan and South Prairie in wrestling, 7-12, 2015-16, no fee
    6. Grafton and Fordville-Lankin in softball, 7-12, 2014-15, no fee
    7. Washburn and Wilton, football, 9-12, 2015-16, no fee
    8. Washburn, Wilton  and Wing, football, 7-8, 2015-16, no fee
    9. Surrey and Nedrose, football, 9-12, 2015-16, no fee
  8. Executive Committee Report
    1. Steve Hall, Executive Board Chair, will report on committee actions.
  9. Realignment Committee Report
    1. Brad Rinas, Committee Chair, will provide the Board with an update on the Class B Basketball and Volleyball Ad-Hoc Committee and make a recommendation to the Board for the 2015-16 District/Region placement for Nedrose.
  10.   Fine Arts Committee Report
    1. Steve Brannan, Committee Chair, will provide the Board with a report on the formation of a survey regarding Fine Arts season dates.
  11.   Constitution & By-Law’s Committee Report
    1. Steve Hall, Committee Chair, will provide the Board with a report on the proposed Academic Eligibility By-Law change.
  12.   Finance/Personnel Committee Report
    1. Brad Rinas, Committee Chair, will provide the Board will an update on the process and timeline for selecting a firm/individual for NDHSAA Legal Retainer Services.
  13.   Football Committee Report
    1. Jim Roaldson, Committee Chair, will provide the Board with a recommendation for preliminary region assignments in the 2015 and 2016 football plan.
  14.   Nedrose Request
    1. Attached is a letter from Charles Miller, Nedrose Administrator, requesting the Board to place Nedrose in districts and regions for athletics and fine arts.  In addition a request to waive the transfer rule for those Nedrose students who were tuitioned out to other districts.  Nedrose will be a K-12 school beginning in 2014-15.
  15.   Surrey Request
    1. Attached is a letter from Lyall Krueger, AD at Surrey, requesting the Board to waive Nedrose’s boys’ enrollment numbers in the 2015 and 2016 football plan.
  16.   Fargo Davies HS request
    1. Attached is a letter from Lenny Ohlhauser, AD at Fargo Davies requesting Board consideration to allow a transfer student to be eligible for varsity competition.
  17.   NDOA Report
    1. The NDOA Board of Directors recently met and Justin Fletschock will provide a report, which will include recommendations for consideration.  The Board will act on those recommendations at its November meeting.  Recommendations will be presented to the General Membership in October and member input will be requested prior to Board action.
  18.   Rooming List 
  19.   Board Correspondence
  20.   Representative Reports
    1. Here is opportunity for Board members to create awareness to issues and concerns that may or may not be found on a future agenda.
  21.   Executive Director’s Report
    1. Linton By-law amendment proposal
    2.  Bismarck Legacy – blended year update
    3. Watford City enrollment
    4.  Labor Day Start
    5.  NFHS Network
    6.  NDIAAA Fall Workshop – Sept. 20-22 in Mandan
    7.  State Tournaments              
      1. Boys’ Tennis – October 2-4, Grand Forks
      2. Class A Girls’ Golf – October 6-7, Jamestown
      3.  Boys’ Soccer – October 9-11, Grand Forks
  22.   Next Meeting, Date and Time
    1. October 15, 2014—Ramkota Hotel – Bismarck, ND
  23.   Adjourn
Updated 09/14/2015