July 8, 2015 Minutes
Union Board of Education
July 8, 2015
Call to order - The meeting was called to order at 6:40 p.m. by Andrea Estell.
Attending: A. Estell, J. Garden, S. Martinez, A. Blank, Joe Reardon, Superintendent & M. Eaton, Union Town Treasurer. Not in attendance: C. Taylor & P. Guardiani
No persons to be heard
Election of Officers: For Board Chair Amy Blank nominated A. Estell seconded by J. Garden Unanimously approved. For Vice Chair Andrea Estell nominated Amy Blank seconded by J. Garden Unanimously approved. For Secretary A. Blank nominated Jessica Garden seconded by A. Estell Unanimously approved.
Discussion & possible action regarding termination of teacher due to reduction of force Discussion of elimination of Art teacher due to budget cuts. J. Reardon, our Supt., notified Jean Bach, our art teacher, on June 19, 2015. Motion by Amy Blank to terminate contract of Jean Bach due to elimination of position to which she was appointed as there is no other position for which she is qualified. Seconded by Sue Martinez. Unanimously approved.
Acceptance of letter of Resignation for Retirement Purposes Reading of resignation for retirement purposes from Margaret Pittman due to medical reasons. J. Garden made a motion to accept with regrets Mrs. Pittman's resignation. Seconded by S. Martinez. Unanimously approved.