NEWBURY LOCAL BOARD OF EDUCATION

WORK SESSION AGENDA

December 29, 2014, 7:30 AM

Newbury Local School Board of Education Office

 

This is a meeting of the Board of Education in public for the purpose of conducting the school districtís business and is not to be considered a public community meeting.There is a place for public input in each monthís regular meeting.

 

†††† I.†††† OPENING

 

††††††††††† A.Call meeting to order.

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††††††††††† B.Roll Call.

 

††††††††††††††††† Arnold††††††††† ††Blair††††††† †††Gingerich†††††††††† Munn††††††††††† Sanders

†††††††††††††††††††† PA††††††††††††† PA††††††††††††† PA†††††††††††††† †† PA††††††††††††† PA

 

††††††††††† C.Pledge of Allegiance.

 

††††††††††† D.Additions or Corrections to Agenda.

 

††††††††††† E.†† Approve the Agenda.

 

††††††††††††††††† Arnold††††††††† ††Blair††††††† †††Gingerich††††††††† Munn†††††††††††† Sanders

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II.††††††† NEW BUSINESS

 

††††††††††† A.Recommend the Board

 

††††††††††††††††† 1.††††† Approve a resolution to participate with Kent State University-Geauga

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† in the formation of a Collaboration Committee to study the concept of

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† four district consolidation.

 

††††††††††† Arnold†††††††††††† Blair††††††††††††††† Gingerich††††††† Munn††††††††† Sanders

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††††††††††††††††† 2.††††† Approve the revised Newbury Local School District Crisis Response

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† and Intervention Plan.†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (enclosure)

 

††††††††††† Arnold†††††††††††† Blair††††††††††††††† Gingerich††††††† Munn††††††††† Sanders

††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A

††††††††††††††††† 3.††††† Accept the resignation of Abigail Scotese as English Language

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Learner (ELL) tutor effective December 19, 2014. (enclosure)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Approve posting position retroactive to December 19, 2014.

 

††††††††††††††††† 4.††††† Approve a posting for 3 teachers for after-school PARCC

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† reading preparation and 3 teachers for after-school PARCC math

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† preparation for grades 3, 4, and 5 two days a week prior to PARCC

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† testing. Posting is retroactive to December 16, 2014.

 

††††††††††† Arnold†††††††††††† Blair††††††††††††††† Gingerich††††††† Munn††††††††† Sanders

††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A

 

 

††††††††††††††††† 5.††††† Approve the appointment of Rick Painley of Hiram, OH, as ELL tutor

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† for 2 hrs/day at tutorial rate effective January 5, 2015.†††††† (enclosure)

 

††††††††††† Arnold†††††††††††† Blair††††††††††††††† Gingerich††††††† Munn††††††††† Sanders

††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A

 

 

††††††††††††††††† 6.††††† Approve the appointment of Anthony Forfia of Lyndhurst, OH, as

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Newbury High School Assistant Principal, effective January 5, 2015,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† and grant him a contract through July 31, 2015, at $71,000/yr. prorated.

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (enclosures)

 

††††††††††† Arnold†††††††††††† Blair††††††††††††††† Gingerich††††††† Munn††††††††† Sanders

††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A

 

††††††††††††††††† 7.††††† Accept the resignation of Belinda Fagan from the Auburn Career

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Center 1.75 hr midday supplemental bus driver contract effective

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† December 26, 2014, and post that position effective that date.

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (enclosure)

 

††††††††††† Arnold†††††††††††† Blair††††††††††††††† Gingerich††††††† Munn††††††††† Sanders

††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A

 

 

††††††††††††††††† 8.††††† Approve the appointment of Cathy Bukovics to the 1.75 hr./day

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† midday Auburn Career Center supplemental bus driver contract

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† posted December 26, 2014.††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (enclosure)

 

††††††††††† Arnold†††††††††††† Blair††††††††††††††† Gingerich††††††† Munn††††††††† Sanders

††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A

 

 

 

††††††††††††††††† 9.††††† Approve a Day Treatment services contract with Beech Brook for a

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Newbury student at a cost of $246.03/day and a tuition and excess

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† costs contract with Orange City Schools (Gund School) for the

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† remainder of the 2014-15 school year.†††††††††††††††††††††† (enclosures)

 

††††††††††† Arnold†††††††††††† Blair††††††††††††††† Gingerich††††††† Munn††††††††† Sanders

††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A

 

 

††††††††††††††††† 10†††† Approve a Special Education Participation Agreement for the

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† 2014-15 school year with Mayfield City Schools.†††† (enclosure)

 

††††††††††† Arnold†††††††††††† Blair††††††††††††††† Gingerich††††††† Munn††††††††† Sanders

††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A

 

 

††††††††††††††††† 11†††† Approve an Agreement for Excess Cost for Children with Disabilities

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† with Crestview Local Schools for the 2014-15 school year. (enclosure)

 

††††††††††† Arnold†††††††††††† Blair††††††††††††††† Gingerich††††††† Munn††††††††† Sanders

††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A

 

 

††††††††††††††††† 12†††† Approve membership for 2015 in the Education Tax Policy Institute

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† at a cost of $500.††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (enclosure)

 

††††††††††† Arnold†††††††††††† Blair††††††††††††††† Gingerich††††††† Munn††††††††† Sanders

††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A

 

 

††††††††††††††††† 13 ††† Accept a donation of a Medline Excel wheelchair valued at $275.00 †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† from Mr. James Elder of Beloit, OH.

 

††††††††††† Arnold†††††††††††† Blair††††††††††††††† Gingerich††††††† Munn††††††††† Sanders

††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A

 

 

††††††††††††††††† 14†††† Accept the following Donations for student programs:

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Susan G. Arnold†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† $†† 750.00

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Johnís Photography††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† $1,739.80

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Patricia and John Gingerich††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† $†† 750.00

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† US Bank Employee Matching Gift Program††††††††††††† $†† 750.00

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Custom Fundraising Solutions††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† $†† 400.00

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††††††††††† Arnold†††††††††††† Blair††††††††††††††† Gingerich††††††† Munn††††††††† Sanders

††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A

 

III.†††††† ADJOURNMENT

 

††††††††††† A.††† Motion to adjourn

 

††††††††††† Arnold†††††††††††† Blair††††††††††††††† Gingerich††††††† Munn††††††††† Sanders

††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A†††††††††† Y N A

 

The next regular Board Meeting is Monday, January 12, 2015,

at 6:00 PM in the High School Band Room