Agenda set for RSU 13 board meeting May 3

Sat, 04/29/2023 - 11:30am

ROCKLAND — The agenda for the next Regional School Unit 13 school board meeting has been set. 

The meeting will be held Wednesday, May 3 at 6:30 p.m. at the South School, with a livestream available. 

Meetings can be viewed on Vimeo and YouTube.


1. Call to Order and Declaration of a Quorum

2. Pledge of Allegiance

3. Presentation
A. Dawn Jones, Principal, Cushing Community School

4. Adjustments to the Agenda

5. Public Participation: Citizens are welcome to speak to educational matters

6. Consent Agenda
A. Approval of the minutes of the meetings of April 5 and April 27
B. To acknowledge the retirement of:
1) Vanessa Boynton, Grade 7 Teacher, Oceanside Middle School
2) Stephen Hensel, Special Education Teacher, Oceanside High School

7. Reports
A. Report of the Superintendent
B. Report of the Assistant Superintendent
C. Report of the Business Manager
D. Report of the Board Chair

8. Business Items
A. To approve the donation of a scoreboard to Ash Point Community School from Maritime Energy

B. To approve the appointment of:
1) Kaitlyn O’Donnell, Title I Teacher, beginning August 28
2) Bethany Goding, Title I Teacher, beginning August 28
3) Julie Frick, Grade K Teacher, Thomaston Grammar School, beginning August 28

C. To acknowledge the resignation of:
1) Max Black, Business Manager, effective June 30
2) Justin Bennett, Principal, South School, effective June 30
3) Lacey Stone, Special Education Teacher, Oceanside Middle School, effective August 31

D. To approve the FY24 Budget as recommended by the Budget Committee

E. Vote to Call and Approve the Warrants for the Budget Meeting and the Budget Validation Referendum and to Authorize the Notice of Amounts Adopted

9. Communications

10. Committee Reports and Upcoming Meetings
A. Curriculum & Technology
B. Student Engagement Task Force
C. Budget
D. Policy & Communications
E. Facilities Task Force

11. Workshop Planning

12. Adjournment