Agenda set for RSU 40 board meeting May 20

Sun, 05/16/2021 - 11:00am

UNION — The agenda for the Regional School Unit 40 school board meeting Thursday, May 20 has been set. 

The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. with participants joining either via Google Meet or the district’s central office. 

To join virtually:


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 6

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

IV. Reports from Schools

V. Audience with the Public

VI. Action Items

A. Approve nominations for probationary teachers

1st Year Probationary to 2nd year Probationary
Benner, Eva Remote Elementary District
Creighton, Hilary Remote Elementary District
Harris, Marilee 6th Grade Friendship
Sawyer, Karis 2nd Grade Friendship
Freeman, Mandi Special Education Miller
Morton, Nichoel 5th Grade Miller
Protheroe, Emily 5th Grade Miller
Raye, Caitlin 2nd Grade Miller
Readinger, Tasha Pre-K Miller
Book, Kelsey Remote Science MMS
Cannan, Audrey Remote Writing MMS
Johnson, Lisa Marie Guidance MMS
Wilbur, Alex World Language MMS
Borden O'Brien, Kaylie Alternative Education MVHS
Bunker, Tracy World Language MVHS
Economy, Dara Math MVHS
Baldwin, Jonathan Music MVHS/Prescott
Hood, Susan Guidance MVHS/Prescott
Bruno, Kimberly Special Education Union
Pitzi, Yvonne 2nd Grade Union
Boyd, James Music Warren
Emerson, Heather Nurse Warren
Gamage-Wyman, Wanda Pre-K Warren
Morin, Calvin 4th Grade Warren
Pfahler, Sara Guidance Warren
Sintiris, Mikayla Special Education Warren

2nd Year Probationary to 3rd Year Probationary
Mattes, Jenna 4th Grade Miller
Stanley, Hannah 5th Grade Miller
Cooke, Ann Allison 6th Grade Miller
Cooney, Michele Nurse Union/Prescott
Overlock, Amanda 3rd Grade Warren
Roling, Christine Kindergarten Warren
Walker-Spencer, Sharon Literacy Warren
DiPompo, Ryan PE MVHS
Bowman, Staci Special Ed MVHS

3rd Year Probationary to Continuing Contract
Barrows, Shina Special Education Teacher Miller
Decker, Karina Gifted/Talented Elementary
Mank, Haley Resource Teacher Friendship
MacFarlane, Kayleigh Guidance Friendship/Union
Watson, Kimberly Grade 1 Teacher Friendship
Goodrich, Rosalind Music Teacher Miller
Couch, Joslyn Literacy Interventionist Warren
Libby, Sheila Special Ed MVHS
Turner, Stacy Special Ed MVHS
Melvin, Zachary Teacher MVHS

B. Approve a plaque commemorating Alice B. and Wickham Skinner to be placed on the baby grand piano donated to Medomak Valley High School

C. Approve policies for 1st read
1. IHBAC – Child Find Identification
2. IJOC – School Volunteers

D. Approve policies for deletion
1. GCI – Professional Staff Development
2. IHBAL – Grievance Procedure for Persons with Disabilities

VII. Executive Session 1 M.R.S. §405(6)(C) Discussion of Real Property
A. Action as a result of Executive Session

VIII. Committee Meetings
A. Personnel – May 27, 5:30 p.m. – Central Office or Google Meet
B. Policy – June 3, 5:30 p.m. – Central Office or Google Meet

IX. Board Meeting – June 3, 7 p.m. – Central Office or Google Meet

X. Region 8 Board Meeting – May 26, 7 p.m. – Zoom

XI. Adjourn