northampton area school district


A Capsule of the board of educationís deliberations and actions

Regular board meeting

august 8, 2016

(Unofficial Summary Subject to Revision)



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

       Year #5 - Letter of Agreement between Northampton Area School District and Community Services for Children, Inc., for the purpose of providing:  Preschool Program, modeled after Head Start Preschool Programs, for twenty (20) Northampton Area School District students at George Wolf Elementary School throughout the 2016-2017 school year at a cost of $180,000.00.  The funding, in total, is paid for and provided through the Keystones to Opportunity/Striving Readers grant.

       Collaborative Agreement/Contract for Services between Community Services for Children, Inc., Head Start of the Lehigh Valley and Northampton Area School District for 2016-2017 to implement a Head Start Pre-K for twenty (20) Pre-K students residing in our District. There is no cost to the District for this program.

       ArbiterPay to pay athletic officials at a cost to the District of $1.05 per check issued.

       Bills for payment.

       High School, Middle School, and Elementary School Handbooks and the Individual Elementary Handbook Addenda for the 2016-17 school year.