Agenda For Upcoming Meeting


Meeting Agenda
April 1, 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

3.1   Students of the Month

4.   Review April 15, 2019 Agenda

5.   Business/Policy Revisions/Motions

5.1   STS Agreement - A motion is requested to approve the attached agreement with STS.

5.2   Sunday Building Use - A motion is requested to permit Expression Dance Team of Millersville University to use the Solanco High School Auditorium and one classroom on Sunday, May 5, 2019 for a dance recital.

5.3     Lancaster-Lebanon IU13 General Operating Budget 2019-2020 - A motion is requested to approve the IU13 proposed 2019-2010 Budget.   

5.4   High School End of Year Dates for Approval

May 8 - Solanco Scholars, 7 p.m., High School Cafeteria
May 18 - Prom at Deerfield Inn, DE
May 22 - Senior Awards Dinner and Ceremony, 6 p.m., High School Cafeteria
June 2 - Baccalaureate, 7 p.m., High School
June 7 - Graduation, 7 p.m., High School Stadium (weather permitting)
June 11 - Last Day of School for Remaining Students

6.   Personnel

6.1   Resignations

6.1.1   Margaret Bernas, Title I Aide, Clermont Elementary School
With the District Since September 1994
Reason: Retirement
Effective: End of the 2018-2019 School Year

6.1.2   Joyce Cannizzaro, Bus Aide
With the District Since 9/2017
Reason: Moving from the area
Effective March 17, 2019

6.2   Personnel

6.2.1    Allen Marquardt, Jr - Assistant Director of Building and Grounds
Replaces: New position approved at the February 25, 2019 School Board Meeting
Effective: April 1, 2019

6.3   Change of Assignment

7.    Policy

7.1    Final Reading

7.1.1   Final Reading - With a first reading approved on March 18, 2019, a motion is requested to approve the second and final reading of Policy 302 Employment of Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent.

7.2    First Reading

7.2.1    Policy 311 Reduction of Staff - A motion is requested to approve the first reading of revisions to Policy 311 Reduction of Staff, with a scheduled final reading date of April 15, 2019.

7.2.2   Policy 918 Title I Parent and Family Engagement - A motion is requested to approve the first reading of revision to Policy 918 Title I Parent and Family Engagement Policy, with a scheduled final reading date of April 15, 2019.

8.    Dates to Remember

April 15, 2019 - General Business Meeting, 7:30 p.m.
April 18, 2019 - School IS In Session (WMUD)
April 19 - April 22, 2019 - Schools Closed/Easter Holiday
May 6, 2019 - Agenda Meeting, 7:30 p.m.
May 10, 2019 - Schools IN Session (WMUD)
May 20, 2019- General Business Meeting, 7:30 p.m., G.A. Smith Middle School (District-wide Student Recognition)

9.    Executive Session (Student Discipline and Negotiations)

10.  Judiciary Waivers - A motion is requested to approve the waivers for students #20181906 and #20181907 as recommended.

11.   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"