northampton area school district

THE MORNING AFTER

 

A Capsule of the board of educationís deliberations and actions

Regular board meeting

FEBRUARY 23, 2015

(Unofficial Summary Subject to Revision)

 

 

At the regular meeting of the Board of Education, the Board approved the following:

       Mrs. April Krempasky, Mrs. Schnyderite, and Mrs. Theresa Wenck to accompany approximately 53 German Club students on the Washington, D.C., field trip on Friday, April 17, 2015.  Maximum cost to the District will be 300.00.

       Stephanie Heffelfinger, a paid childbearing leave of absence, beginning on or about March 16, 2015, through April 16, 2015, and an unpaid FMLA childrearing leave, with benefits, per Federal Government regulations, beginning April 17, 2015, through the end of the 2014-2015 school year.

       The following athletic coaching staff members and stipends for the 2014-2015 school year:

            Jessica Finlayson - Asst. Boys Volleyball Coach - $1,893.00 (85% of 75%)

            Jason Keppel - Asst. Baseball Coach - $1,937.00 (80% of 50%)

       The following additions to the Athletic Event Staff for the 2014-2015 school year: 

            Name                           Position

            Alex Brown                 Weight Room Supervisor

            Donna Pursell              Swimming Intramurals

       Courtney Fillman, Short Term Substitute Grade 2 Teacher at Moore Elementary, through April 6, 2015.  Her salary will be $125.00 per day, no benefits, retroactive to December 8, 2014.

       Memorandum of Understanding between the Northampton Area School District and the Teamsters Local Union #773 - Custodial Staff.

       Memorandum of Understanding between the Northampton Area School District and the Teamsters Local Union #773 - Maintenance Staff.

       Memorandum of Understanding between the Northampton Area School District and the Confidential Employees.

       Memorandum of Understanding between the Northampton Area School District and the Act 93 Administrators.

       Nicholas Newhart, Security Officer, effective retroactive to February 11, 2015. His salary will be $18.43 per hour, no benefits, in accordance with the Collective Bargaining Agreement between NASD and NASA. 

       Revised Community Education Spring 2015 Roster of Instructors and stipends for the 2014-2015 school year. 

       Authorize the administration to commit Northampton Area School Districtís participation in the statewide area network, PAIUnet, from July 1, 2015, through June 30, 2020, with estimated monthly costs of $3,361.97 less eRate reimbursements.

       Bills for Payment.

       Treasurerís Report.

       Accept, with appreciation, the donation of toothbrushes and toothpaste from Dr. Stephen Ely of Orthodontics of the Lehigh Valley.