August 21, 2019

UNION BOARD OF EDUCATION                   August 21, 2019

 

CALL TO ORDER

            The meeting was called to order by A. Estell at 6:40 p.m.

 

PRESENT

  1. A. Estell, L. Roberts, A. Blank, H. Bradway, J. Reardon, Supt., S. Jackopsic, Prin., L. MacPherson, recording secretary, M. Huda, teacher. Not in attendance: J. Garden & J. Petersen 

     

     APPROVAL OF MINUTES

  1. L. Roberts made a motion to approve the minutes from July 10, 2019.  Seconded.  Unanimously approved.

     

    INDIVIDUALS TO BE HEARD

  1. None   

     

    COMMUNICATIONS

  1. Under New Business 

     

    ADMINISTRATIVE REPORTS

  1. Superintendent’s Report  Joe reported that the building is ready for school & the return of staff & students.  Joe reported on the new commissioner. Thomas Black will be our new PE teacher & Adam Summerer will return to be our music teacher.  Josh Lambert will take over for Carl & Jan.  Carl will still be available on an as needed basis.           
  2. Principal’s Report  Steve said the school looks great and is ready to go.  There has been a lot of decluttering during the summer.  Teacher training is part of the special ed. grants we received from the state.   

     

    6. COMMITTEE REPORTS 

  1. Curriculum  will be meeting with EASTCONN
  2. Communications  no new info 
  3. Transportation  bus routes will be ready soon   
  4. Personnel  under new business      
  5. Building  no new info
  6. EASTCONN  Amy reported they are adding on to their transportation facility

    FINANCIAL REPORT

  1. Review the bills. Andrea & Joe reviewed the bills & everything was in order.           

     

  2. 2018-19 Budget  Couple of last minute things for the final figures.  It looks to be close to a $3,000.00 deficit.

     

     

    OLD BUSINESS

  1. 2019-2020 Board of Ed Budget  No new updates

                                       

     

    NEW BUSINESS  

  1. Staff appointments A. Blank made a motion to hire Thomas Black as our new P.E. teacher & Adam Summerer as our new music. Seconded.  Unanimously approved.       H. Bradway made a motion to accept Mehara Ortiz resignation with regret.  Seconded.  Unanimously approved. 

     

    INDIVIDUALS TO BE HEARD

                             None    

                             

    ADJOURNMENT

                Motion by L. Roberts to adjourn at 7:40 p.m. Seconded. Passed unanimously.

     

    Respectfully Submitted, Linda MacPherson, Recording Secretary