Current Agenda

SOLANCO SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD OF SCHOOL DIRECTORS
Meeting Agenda

August 5, 2019
7:30 PM
121 South Hess Street – Quarryville, PA 17566

Mr. Steven P. Risk, Board President
Dr. Brian A. Bliss, Superintendent

1.   Call to Order, Welcome, Roll Call, Pledge of Allegiance, Moment of Silence and Invitation to Speak on Agenda Items

2.   Current Areas of District Focus

2.1    Study growth in the district and its impact on facilities
2.2   Maintain a strong financial base for the district
2.3   Continue to develop and maintain a strong K-12 academic program

3.   Presentations

4.   Review August 19, 2019 General Business Meeting Agenda

5.   Business/Financial Reports/Motions

5.1   General Fund Reports

5.2   Capital Project Fund Reports

5.3   Cafeteria Report

6.   Personnel

6.1   Resignations

6.1.1   Theresa Sokso, Business Teacher, Swift Middle School
With the District Since September 2008
Reason: Accepted position elsewhere
Effective: June 11, 2019

6.1.2   Elizabeth Martin, Instrumental Music Teacher
With the District Since August 2016
Reason: Accepted position elsewhere
Effective: June 11, 2019

6.1.3   Sarah Kratz, Elementary Teacher, Clermont Elementary School
With the District Since August 2017
Reason: Moving from the District
Effective: June 11, 2019

6.1.4   Sarah Prohaska, Elementary Teacher, Clermont Elementary School
With the District Since August 2018
Reason: Moving from the District
Effective: June 11, 2019

6.1.5   Krista Williamson, Part-time School Counselor, Bart-Colerain Elementary School
With the District Since January 2019
Reason: Accepted a full-time position elsewhere
Effective: June 30, 2019

6.1.6   Colleen Koveleski, Guidance Secretary, Swift Middle School
With the District Since January 2004
Reason: Personal
Effective: July 2, 2019

6.2.7   Jacque Neuhauser, Special Ed Aide/PCA assigned to Quarryville Elementary School
With the District Since October 2017
Reason: Personal
Effective: July 1, 2019
Has requested to be added to the Substitute List

6.2   Employment

6.2.1   Samantha Heffner, High School Life Skills Teacher, Solanco High School
Replaces: Elisabeth Gauzza (assignment moving to Learning Support Teacher)
Annual Salary: TPE, Bachelor’s Degree +12, 5 experience years
Effective: August 16, 2019

6.2.2   Krista Groff, Autism Support Teacher, Providence Elementary School
Replaces: Kelly Absher
Annual Salary: TPE, Bachelor’s Degree, 0 experience years
Effective: August 16, 2019

6.2.3   Nicholas Nobile, Speech Teacher
Replaces: Carly Sees
Annual Salary: TPE, Bachelor’s Degree, 0 experience years
Effective: August 16, 2019

6.2.4   Maryanne DeGrasse Robertson, Grade 5 Teacher, Bart-Colerain Elementary School
Replaces: Gwen Sullivan while on Sabbatical
Annual Salary: LTS, Master’s +30, Step 1
Effective: August 16, 2019

6.2.5   Allison Hower, Grade 1 Teacher, Clermont Elementary School
Replaces: Emily Snyder
Annual Salary: TPE, Bachelor’s Degree, 0 experience years
Effective: August 16, 2019

6.2.6   Shae Lynch, Grade 5 Teacher, Clermont Elementary School
Replaces: Sarah Prohaska
Annual Salary: TPE, Bachelor’s Degree, 0 experience years
Effective: August 16, 2019

6.2.7   Deb Appler, Cafeteria Personnel, GA Smith Middle School
Replaces: New Position
Effective: August 20, 2019

6.2.8   Laura Musser, Special Education Classroom Aide, Quarryville Elementary School
Replaces: Peggy Cornelius (changed assignment to High School)
Effective: August 26, 2019

6.2.9   Christina Cylc, High School Student Scorekeeper
Effective: August 12, 2019

7.   Building Committee

8.   Dates to Remember

August 12, 2019 – Board Retreat, Location TBD
August 16, 2019 – New Teacher Day
August 19, 2019 – New Teacher Day
August 19, 2019 – Dessert Social, 7:00 p.m., Board Meeting, 7:30 p.m. @ Quarryville Elementary School
August 20-22, 2019 – Teacher In-Service Days.
August 26, 2019 – First Day of School for Students
August 30 and September 2, 2019 – Schools Closed – Labor Day Holiday
September 9, 2019 – Agenda Meeting, 7:30 p.m.
September 16, 2019 – General Business Meeting, 7:30 p.m.

9.   Executive Session (If necessary, purpose will be announced)

10. Adjournment

"The mission of the Solanco School District is to develop responsible citizens and life-long learners by providing opportunities to maximize student academic performance in a safe and secure environment"