February 12, 2020 Addendum


Claims Audit Report ending January 2020

New Business
Recommend the Board accept the resignation of James Potoczak as substitute teaching assistant effective February 7, 2020.

Recommend the Board approve the appointment of Wayne Bowmanchester as a long term substitute HS Math Teacher to fill the position held by Mrs. Dobert who has been granted a leave of absence.  Mr. Bowmanchester’s appointment will be effective February 10, 2020 and is intended to continue for the term of Mrs. Dobert’s leave, but no later than June 25, 2020.  No term of employment is conferred by this resolution of appointment and Mr. Bowmanchester’s employment may be terminated at any time.  Salary per the policy on substitute teacher pay.

Recommend the Board approve the following resolution:
Whereas, Ms. Lisa Strubel was originally appointed to a four year probationary period beginning November 2, 2015 and ending November 2, 2019 in the teaching assistant tenure area; and
Whereas, Ms. Strubel’s original probationary period was extended to May 2, 2020 to allow for additional time to complete all certification requirements; and 
Whereas, Ms. Strubel has successfully obtained certification prior to May 2020, and the District now wishes to confer tenure upon her;
Therefore, be it resolved that, upon recommendation of the Superintendent of Schools, Ms. Strubel shall be conferred tenure effective February 12, 2020 in the teaching assistant tenure area.

Recommend the Board approve the following resolution:
RESOLVED, that the Board of Education hereby approves the consulting agreement by and between Ms. Cynthia Holmes, Workplace Safety Consulting, LLC, and the Waterford-Halfmoon Union Free School District, for the 2019 - 2020 school year, and approves compensation thereunder.

COMMENTS from the Board of Education, residents and staff