Houlton Region

RSU 50 school board to meet May 13

DYER BROOK, Maine — The RSU 50 board of directors will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, May 13, at Southern Aroostook Community School.

The agenda follows.

1 – Call the Meeting to Order and Flag Salute.

2 – The Minutes of the Regular Board Meeting of the April 11, 2019 and the Special Board

Meetings of April 25 and 30, 2019 will be considered.

3 – Time Period to Hear from Citizens.

4 – Adjustment(s) to the Agenda: the following presentations will be held during this time:

a – Jeni Siltz and Shannon Mathers will present to the board for the After School Program; this is a requirement for the grant.

b – Janet Vose and students will present the highlights of their recent tour of Europe through EF Educational Tours.

5 – Reports

Chair:

Vice Chair:

Committee Reports:

Building & Grounds

Education

Finance

Negotiations

Policy

Region II

Principals:

Special Services Director:

Business Manager:

Superintendent:

6 – Announcement of Appointments, Resignations and Retirements:

7 – First Reading of Policies: None

8 – Second Reading/Review/Adoption of Policies: EHB: Records Management to be considered for a Second Reading/Adoption.

9 – Other Business – Old/New

a – Nomination of Probationary and Continuing Contracts, RSU 50 Teaching Staff:

i – Year 2 Probationary Contract: Janelle Collier, Crystal Gallop, Melanie Cullins, Makenzie York, Kristen Fitzherbert

ii – For Year 3 Probationary Contract: Meagan Brooks, Maggie McNally

iii – For Continuing Contract: Debra Guiod, Paul Sherman

b – Motion to approve the nomination by the Superintendent for the following annual employees to be placed under contract for FY20:

Administration: April Bates,

Elementary Principal Central Office: Elaine Small and Holly Vining

Special Education: Janet Vose

Guidance: Korinne Brannen and Jessica Walker

Technology: Todd Kuindersma and Thomas Small

Food Service Gayle Glidden thru January 17, 2020 (this position will be shared with RSU 89) Maintenance, Transportation & Building & Grounds:  Robert Betschner and Gerard Guilbeault

c – Compliance with Federal Guidelines Authorize the Superintendent of Schools to apply for Federal/State Grants/Programs that may become available for the school system during June, July, and August, 2019.

d – Authorize the Superintendent to hire professional staff during the months of June, July, and August, 2019.

e – Request from an elementary teacher for a leave of absence beginning in school year 2019-20 through December 2, 2019.

f – Signing of the Warrants and Amounts Adopted for the FY-20 RSU #50 Budget meeting to be held May 30, 2019 at Southern Aroostook Community School at 7:00 p.m, and the Budget Validation Referendum to be held on June 11, 2019 at local polling locations.

 

Warrant for the Regional School Unit No – 50 (the “Regional School Unit) be called and approved:

VOTE TO CALL AND APPROVE THE WARRANTS FOR THE BUDGET MEETING AND THE VALIDATION REFERENDUM AND TO AUTHORIZE THE NOTICE OF AMOUNTS ADOPTED

10 – Future Agenda Item(s)

11 – Upcoming Meetings and Events

Region 2 Meeting May 14, 2019 @ 6:00 p.m – Houlton.

District Budget Meeting May 30, 2019 @ 7:00 p.m – at Southern Aroostook Community School.

Finance Comm – June 10, 2019 @ 5:30 p.m.

Regular Board Meeting June 10, 2019 @ 6:30 p.m.

Budget Referendum June 11, 2019 at Local Polls .

Region 2 Meeting June 11, 2019 at 6:00 p.m – Houlton.

Board Meeting to Validate Voting Results June 12, 2019 at 6:30 p.m.

12 – Adjournment

 

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