northampton area school district
THE MORNING AFTER
A Capsule of the board
of education’s deliberations and actions
Regular board meeting
APRIL 28, 2014
(Unofficial Summary Subject to Revision)
At the regular meeting of the Board of
Education, the Board approved the following:
- Janel Strohl, an unpaid
FMLA childbearing/childrearing leave, with benefits, per Federal Government
regulations, for the period beginning on or about June 18, 2014, through on or
about September 10, 2014.
- Termination of the
temporary assignments per attached listing, effective June 10, 2014.
- Resignation of Ian
Chlebove as Assistant Wrestling Coach, effective April 9, 2014.
- Additions and deletions
to the Substitute Listing for the 2013-2014 school year.
- Mrs. Carol Cunningham,
Acting Principal of the Lehigh Elementary School, effective on or before
February 26, 2014, through April 29, 2014, with a total stipend of $2,500.00.
- Student Summer Help,
along with their compensation rate of $7.25 per hour effective for the summer
of 2014. The listing denotes those students who are pending receipt of
- Dr. Kathleen E. Ott, Ms.
Melissa Monteith, and Ms. Deidre Vachier to attend the Pennsylvania Literacy
Conference in State College, Pennsylvania, on June 17, 18 & 19, 2014. The
cost to the District will not exceed $571.20.
- Voluntary transfer of
Anthony Frantz from Floating Custodian to Day Shift Custodian at Washington’s
Crossing, effective May 20, 2014.
- Amanda Rogers, TPE Art
Teacher at the Borough Elementary Schools, effective August 18, 2014. Her
salary will be $49,294.00, with benefits, based on a Bachelor’s +15 degree and
Step 5, per the Collective Bargaining Agreement between NASD and NAEA.
- Pamela Hayford, LTS
Special Education Teacher at the High School, effective August 18, 2014, for
the 2014-2015 school year. Her salary will be $46,050.00, with benefits,
based on a Bachelor’s degree and Step 1, per the Collective Bargaining
Agreement between NASD and NAEA.
- Professional Staff
transfers effective with the 2014-2015 school year.
- Cullen Mentzell, TPE
Mathematics Teacher at Washington’s Crossing, effective August 18, 2014. His
salary will be $46,050.00, with benefits, based on a Bachelor’s degree and
Step 1, per the Collective Bargaining Agreement between NASD and NAEA.
- The following staff
member and compensation for Intramural programs at Siegfried Elementary for
the 2013-2014 school year.
Craig Mogel Siegfried Basketball
- Rate adjustment for
Amanda Roberts to Level I Short Term Substitute teacher status, with an hourly
rate of $18.02, without benefits, with salary adjustments to be made
retroactive to February 17, 2014, through April 29, 2014.
following revised extra-curricular staff members and stipends as follows:
for the Second Semester of the 2013-2014 school year:
Suzanne Ott - Head Teacher - Siegfried (2/17/14 to 4/29/14) -
Carol Cunningham - Head Teacher - Siegfried (1/27/14 to 2/13/14 and
4/30/14 to 6/6/14) – $663.00
bid for the Used 2011 Crawler 60 to CSI Material Handling, of Bethlehem, PA,
at a cost of $74,230 which includes delivery, training and one (1) year
with Capital Area Intermediate Unit 15 to provide off-site backup and disaster
recovery services at a cost of $3,600 per year for three (3) years.
(3) year service agreement to Physio-Control, Mid-Atlantic District, to provide
inspections, reports and replacement batteries and electrodes as needed for the
District’s eighteen (18) defibrillators at an annual cost of $6,141.00 for the
term of April 1, 2014 through March 31, 2017.