THE MORNING AFTER
At the regular meeting of the Board of Education, the Board approved the following:
∑ Childbearing/childrearing leave for Valarie Marks for the period beginning on or about October 24, 2011, to on or about March 30, 2012, with a return date of April 2, 2012.
∑ Voluntary transfer of Jeffrey Mertz from Tuesday through Saturday Middle Shift Custodian to Monday through Friday Middle Shift Custodian at the High School, effective July 12, 2011.
∑ Childbearing/childrearing leave for Adrea Diehl for the period beginning on or about October 25, 2011, to March 14, 2012.
∑ Transfer of Lori Kuhns, to principal of Lehigh Elementary School, effective January 2, 2012, with no increase in salary.
∑ Cyndi Dolan, Junior Class Advisor for the High School, effective for the 2011-2012 school year, with an annual stipend of $1,773.00.
∑ Short Term Elementary Teacher candidates for specified dates during the 2011-2012 school year, including salary.
∑ Jenna Schooler, TPE Elementary Teacher at Moore Elementary, effective August 29, 2011, at MA, Step 2 and a total annual salary of $48,406.68 for the 2011-2012 school year, pending receipt of Pre-Employment Drug Testing results and official transcripts.
∑ Carrie Beleno, Principal of the Northampton Borough Elementary Schools, effective January 2, 2012. Mrs. Belenoís salary will be $85,000 pro-rated with benefits, and in accordance with the Act 93 Agreement.
∑ Devin Morris, Substitute Student Summer Help, with the compensation rate of $7.25 per hour, effective July 12, 2011, through August 19, 2011, with signed Employee Disclosure Statement and pending receipt of acceptable clearances.
∑ Adoption of the following new/revised policies, effective July 12, 2011: 113.4 Ė Chapter 15/Section 504, 117 - Homebound Instruction, 210.1 - Possession/Use of Asthma Inhalers/Epinephrine Auto-Injectors, 226 - Searches, 505 - Employment of Substitute Noncertificated Employees, 805 - Emergency preparedness, and 904 - Public Attendance at School Events.
∑ The following Real Estate Tax Exonerations:
TAX AMOUNT REASON
L5-1-12, Northampton Area School District 2011 $9,378.75 tax exempt entity
∑ Bills for Payment.
∑ Attendance of Joseph Kovalchik at the Lehigh University School Study Council 2011 Study Tour to Washington, D.C., from September 27, 2011, through September 30, 2011, at an approximate cost of $750.00.