BOE Goals

WHUFSD Board of Education Goals 2021-2022

Public Relations Goal Setting: Adopt and present a budget that will provide our students with a strong educational program that is fiscally responsible and will be approved by the voters in May 2022 along with making every effort to stay within the NYS Property Tax Cap.

Public Relations Goal Setting: Review and plan for the strengthening of the District's financial standing as we look to the future and the potential for varied economic climates via the establishment of a long-term capital replacement and improvement plan in 2021-22 and a long-term financial plan in 2022-23.

Public Relations Goal Setting: Involve all our district stakeholders in supporting our students and our school through open, ongoing, and proactive communication. Specifically the District will work to create an improved platform for interfacing the district website with mobile devices for improved communication and a more positive digital experience for users. 

Policy and Programs Goal Setting: Continued improvement and strengthening of student achievement and educational programs including all students having literacy skills on or above grade level in all curriculum areas as well as a cohort graduation rate that exceeds 85%.

Policy and Program Goal Setting: Ongoing support both philosophically and financially to foster respect and responsibility with all students through continued implementation of school wide character education programs. The district will begin an initiative that helps to implement the Board of Regents’ initiative and policy for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. 

Policy and Program Goal Setting: Support ongoing professional development that directly impacts student achievement. The district will provide ongoing support to students and staff to address learning loss caused by the worldwide pandemic. 

Policy and Program Goal Setting: Provide the highest quality transportation service for the school community for the safe and efficient transport of all students to and from the District.

Policy and Program Goal Setting: In an ongoing effort to prepare students for future success the district will investigate practices and procedures that maximize student success for post graduation schooling as well as immediate access to the workplace. 

Facilities and Planning Goal Setting: Support the on-going Phase 2A Capital Project with fiscal oversight and decision making from the District Facilities Committee that results in a successful bid and bid award process that is fiscally responsible to the community and provides the best scope for the long range completion of the project.

Facilities and Planning Goal Setting: Review, revise, and rank the Small Capital Projects for the next several years to accomplish significant improvements for the buildings and grounds.

Facilities and Planning Goal Setting: Improve the signage on campus to better inform the public of the location of all aspects of the campus including sports fields, building access, and parking lot traffic flow.

Board of Education Committee Chairs and Liaisons

Technology: Jack Catanzarita

Finance: Marcia Ricci, David Lee, Jamie Maloney, Jack Catanzarita, Carolyn Bell, Denise Carutasu, Stephanie Gilbert

Facilities: Jack Catanzarita, David Lee

Youth Council: Denise Carutasu

Senior Citizens: Jack Catanzarita

Village Board: Jamie Maloney, Denise Carutasu

Legislative Liaison: Carolyn Bell

Saratoga County School Board Association:   Marcia Ricci, David Lee

Town Board: Jamie Maloney, Stephanie Gilbert

Curriculum Cabinet: Marcia Ricci, Denise Carutasu

NYSSBA Delegate: Marcia Ricci