Jan. 4 meeting

UPDATE: CANCELLED: RSU 13 School Board to consider negotiations, new school name

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The Regional School Unit Board 13 (RSU 13) will not meet Jan. 4, given the forecast of blizzard conditions.


The board, which oversees K-12 schools in Cushing, Owls Head, Rockland, South Thomaston and Thomaston, had planned to discuss naming the new elementary school in Owls Head, and consider approving a new special services coordinator position when it meets Jan. 4.

The meeting will be held at the McLain School, beginning first in executive session at 5:30 p.m. The board will then convene for its public session at 6:30 p.m. The purpose of the closed-door session is to address negotiations.

The full agenda follows:

Executive Session – 5:30 p.m

  1. Call to Order and Declaration of a Quorum
  2. Executive Session
  1. To enter Executive Session to discuss negotiations pursuant to 1 MRSA 405(6)(D)

School Board Meeting – 6:30 p.m.

  1. Pledge of Allegiance
  1. Adjustments to the Agenda
  2. Public Participation: Citizens are welcome to speak to agenda matters before the Board (up to 30 minutes total)
  3. Consent Agenda
  1. Approval of the minutes of the meeting of December 7, 2017
  1. Business Items
  1. To undertake a second reading of draft Policy KG – Memorial Objects on RSU 13 Property and Facilities
  2. Approval of new position: Special Services Coordinator
  3. Approval of Job Description for Special Services Coordinator
  4. Recommendation for name of the new Elementary School
  1. Communications       
  1. Reports
    1. Report of the Superintendent
    2. Report of the Business Manager
    3. Report of the Board Chair
  1. Committee Reports and Upcoming Meetings
  1. Curriculum & Technology
  2. Student Engagement Task Force
  3. Finance & Facilities   
  1. Policy & Communications
  1. Building Committee Reports from OMS/OHS and New Elementary School Committee Chairs
  2. Strategic Planning
  3. MCST
  1. Adjournment
Event Date: 
Thu, 01/04/2018 - 6:30pm