northampton area school district



A Capsule of the board of education’s deliberations and actions

Regular board meeting

march 12, 2018

(Unofficial Summary Subject to Revision)



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

·       Camp Invention and Invention Project Summer Enrichment Programs which will be held from June 18

through June 21, 2018.  Student cost for the four-day summer STEM activities programs is $145.00 for 3-5 and $165.00 for 6-8 grade students. These reduced prices have been made possible by a contribution from the Northampton Konkrete Kids Educational Foundation.  There is no cost to the District for these programs.

·       Award the Base bid of $82,635.00 to replace the sidewalks at the High School on Laubach Avenue and

Alternate #1 of $13,800.00 to add concrete in the three driveway islands on Konkrete Lane to Bertolet Construction Corp., of Wernersville, PA, for the total amount of $96,435.00.

·       2018-19 Northampton Community College Educational and Support Budget in the amount of $60,103,113 with the Northampton Area School District’s contribution of $797,013 required to fund the budget.

·       Tax Exonerations/Changes.

·       2017-2018 Budget Transfers.

·       Bills for Payment.

·       Mr. Neil Koch as Northampton Area School District’s representative to the BAVTS Authority for a term of January 1, 2017, to December 31, 2022.