It is the policy of the Colfax-Mingo Community School District to provide public notice of the time, date, and place of each meeting of the Board of Directors or any multi-member committee formally created by the Board, along with a tentative agenda.  Such notice shall be provided to the news media who have filed a written request for notice with the secretary of the Board.  The notice shall also be posted in the administrative offices of the school district for at least 2 days before it is scheduled, but, at the minimum, a twenty-four hour notice needs to be given.

A copy will be furnished to the Colfax-Mingo Education Association.  The designated places for publicizing the notice shall be:

School Website & District Social Media

Jasper County Tribune (Weekly)


Newton Daily News (Daily)


Radio – K.C.O.B. in Newton for Special Meetings

Legal Reference:  Dobrovolny v. Reinhardt, 173 N.W.2d 837 (Iowa 1970), Iowa Code 21.2-.4; 279.1, .2 (2009), 1952 Op. Att’y Gen. 133.

Date of Adoption: December 21, 1987

Reviewed/Revised: September 3, 1991, December 5, 1994, February 21, 2000, May 21,  2001, March 7, 2006, March 7, 2011, March 21, 2016, February 14, 2022