Agenda set for RSU 40 board meeting May 18

Sat, 05/13/2023 - 10:30am

UNION — The agenda for the next Regional School Unit 40 school board meeting has been set.

The meeting will be held Thursday, May 18 at 7 p.m. via livestream and at the district’s central office. 

Participate virtually at:


I. Call to Order
A. Pledge of Allegiance
B. Declaration of Quorum
C. Note Absences
D. Additions/Adjustments to the Agenda

II. Consent Agenda – Approve Minutes of May 4

III. Superintendent and/or Chair Reports
A. Board Chair’s Report
B. Superintendent’s Report
C. Business Manager’s Report
D. Student Representative’s Report

IV. Reports from Schools

V. Audience with the Public

VI. Action Items

A. Approve nominations for probationary teachers

1st Year Probationary going to 2nd Year Probationary
Ambridge, Jasmine Resource Room Miller
Belcher, McKenzie Kindergarten Miller
Belcher, Miranda Health Miller
Burns, Rachel School Counselor PMS
Cale, Casey Health WCS
Casas, Sherry Art UES/FVS/PMS
Cramp, Lauren 2nd Grade UES
Davis, Susan Intervention WCS
Dehlinger, Bryson 6th Grade Miller
Emmons, Lee Math MVHS
Frier, Michael English Language Arts MMS
Guthrie, Samantha 1st Grade PMS
Hall, Heidi Special Education MMS
Hilton, Jonathan Social Studies MVHS
Jandreau, Miranda Nurse Miller
Jones, Melissa School Counselor MMS
Kearney, Katheryn Gifted & Talented District Wide
Kelly, Darcy Physical Education UES/FVS/PMS
Korenkiewicz, Rachel 4th Grade Miller
Morin, Cheryl Intervention UES
Myers, Anna Alternative Education MVHS
Nelson, Abigail World Language UES/FVS/PMS
Price, Susan 1st Grade Miller
Rice, Ryan Physical Education/Health MVHS
Rico, Mari Trini World Language Miller
Simmons, Heidi Kindergarten Miller
Winters, Amelia English Language Arts MMS

2nd Year Probationary going to 1st Year Continuing
Cook, Kathy Health MMS
Creighton, Hilary Intervention/Resource FVS
Dean, Debra Special Education MVHS
Fowler, Stacey Special Education WCS
Phillips, Mark Music FVS/PMS/UES
Prock, Sandra Intervention Miller
Russo, Amber Writing MMS
Snell, Devon Pre-K UES
Starr, Alanna Science MMS
Street, Sarah 5th Grade WCS
Tardif, Erika Kindergarten WCS
Webber, Amber Special Education Miller

B. Approve overnight trip to Acadia National Park for Outdoor Club students

C. Approve School Nurse Job Description

D. Approve Policies for 1st read
1. ADF – School District Commitment to Learning Results
2. IKE – Student Progress Through the Grades
3. JHB – Truancy
4. JIC – System-Wide Student Code of Conduct
5. JICH – Drug and Alcohol Use by Students
6. JIH-R – Questioning and Searches of Students Procedure

E. Approve Policies for 2nd Read
1. EEAEA – Student Transportation Employee Requirements, Training and Responsibilities
2. EEAEA-R – Student Transportation Employee Requirements, Training and Responsibilities Procedure
3. IGA – Curriculum Development and Adoption
4. IJNDB – Student Digital Device and Internet Use
5. IJNDB-R – Student Digital Device and Internet Use Procedure
6. GCSA – Employee Digital Device and Internet Use
7. GCSA-R – Employee Digital Device and Internet Use Procedure

VII. Committee Meetings
A. Personnel/Negotiations – May 25 at 5 p.m. – Central Office
B. Policy – June 1 at 5:30 p.m. – Medomak Valley High School

VIII. Board Meeting – June 1 at 7 p.m. – Medomak Valley High School

IX. Region 8 Board Meeting – May 24 at 6 p.m. – Region 8

X. Adjourn