updated with livestream information

Agenda, livestream set for RSU 20 school board Aug. 11 meeting

Mon, 08/10/2020 - 9:00pm

SEARSPORT — The agenda has been established for the Tuesday, Aug. 11 regularly scheduled Regional School Unit 20 school board meeting taking place at 6:30 p.m. remotely. 

The meeting will be held in the SDMHS cafeteria in-person at a limited capacity and livestreamed on YouTube. Capacity is limited per Governor Mills' Exective Order 55 FY 19/20 and Executive Order 6 FY 20/21. Face masks and hand sanitizing will be required inside the building.

Youtube live stream: RSU #20 Regular Board Meeting
If you wish to submit a question before the meeting, please use this form: Ask the Board a question

RSU 20 serves the communities of Searsport and Stockton Springs. 

The highlight of the meeting will be a presentation of the draft of Steering Committee’s 3 Phases of the Learning Continuing Plan (attached in PDF form). 


1. Call the meeting to order

2. Adjustments

3. Action: Accept the agenda

4. Recognitions

5. Consideration of July 15 minutes

6. Consent Agenda - None

7. Presentations
A. Draft of Steering Committee’s 3 Phases of the Learning Continuing Plan
B. 2020-2021 MPA Guidelines

8. Public Participation

9. Superintendent Report

10. Committee Report

11. Old Business
A. Consideration of approval of the Searsport Elementary Handbook
B. Consideration of approval of the Searsport Middle/High Handbook
C. Consideration of approval of the Searsport Middle/High Athletic Handbook

12. New Business
A. Resignations of Margaret Shea (ELA Grades 7/8 Teacher) and Rosalyn Grotton (SDHS Custodian)
B. Consideration of approval for first year probationary contract for Laura Lyons (part time art teacher, SES)
C. Consideration of approval of COVID-19 one year health assistant position funded by federal grant  (district wide)
D. Consideration of approval of a contract for Brenda Holweger as ESEA coordinator for 2020-2021
E. Consideration of approval to authorize the superintendent to enter into a MOU with Maine Ocean School
F. Consideration of approval of meal prices for the 2020-2021 school year
G. Consideration of approval of 2020-2021 board meeting schedule and finance committee schedule
H. Consideration of approval for 2020-2021 substitute pay schedule

13. Date, Time and Location for next board meeting

14. Adjournment