northampton area school district
THE MORNING AFTER
A Capsule of the board
of education’s deliberations and actions
Regular board meeting
SEPTEMBER 23, 2013
(Unofficial Summary Subject to Revision)
At the regular meeting of the Board of
Education, the Board approved the following:
- The following addition
to the District Volunteer Master Listing for the 2013-2014 school year:
Robert Tugend Athletic
- Extension of unpaid
childrearing leave for Bethany Valimont through November 19, 2013, no
- Additions and deletions
to the Substitute Listings for the 2013-2014 school year.
- Resignation of Kindra
Block as Speech and Language Teacher at Moore Elementary School, effective
September 20, 2013, per the letter and Agreement.
- Resignation of Sarah
Wascura as Chemistry and Environmental Science Teacher at the High School
effective September 20, 2013, or when a suitable replacement has been found,
but no later than November 20, 2013, as per the Collective Bargaining
Agreement between NASD and NAEA.
- Revised contract with
“Providastaff” for Speech and Language services at Colonel John Siegfried
- Rose Roberts to attend
the annual PASBO Conference in Hershey, Pennsylvania, from March 11, 2014,
through March 14, 2014, at an approximate cost of $750.00.
- The following
extra-curricular staff member and stipend for the 2013-2014 school year:
Vicki Troxell – Spring Musical Choreographer – High
School - $2,571.00
- All current and
2013-2014 newly hired Instructional Assistant employees who hold teaching
certificates, as potential Substitute Teachers for their home building
at the rate of $90 per day, effective for the 2013-2014 school year.
- Rosemarie Perretta, LTS
Speech and Language Pathologist at Siegfried Elementary, effective on or about
October 1, 2013, through March 24, 2014. Her salary will be $49,198.00,
pro-rated, based on a Master’s degree and Step 1, no benefits.
- Berkheimer OneSource,
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, to prepare and mail the homestead applications on
behalf of Northampton Area School District in accordance with Act 72 of 2004
and Act 1 of 2006 at a rate of $0.299 each.
- Treasurer’s Report.
- Tax Exonerations.
- Bills for Payment.
- 2014 Commencement
Ceremony to be held at Stabler Arena.