September 12, 2017

UNION BOARD OF EDUCATION                         September 12, 2017

 

CALL TO ORDER

     The meeting was called to order by A. Estell at 6:31 p.m.

 

PRESENT

  1. A. Estell, A. Blank, H. Bradway, L. Roberts (arrived later), J. Garden, J. Petersen, J. Reardon, Supt., S. Jackopsic, Prin., L. MacPherson, recording secretary.

 

 APPROVAL OF MINUTES

  1. J. Garden made a motion to approved the minutes from August 16,2017.  Seconded.  Unanimously approved.

 

INDIVIDUALS TO BE HEARD

  1. None

 

COMMUNICATIONS

  1. None

 

ADMINISTRATIVE REPORTS

  1. Superintendent’s Report  Joe reported we had a great start to the new school year.  We have opted to implement the new CT Partnership Health Insurance Plan on July 1, 2018.  We have yielded savings for the technical high school cooperative arrangements with Stafford and will provide a presentation of these savings when developing our 2018-2019 budget.  Joe & Steve had a very productive meeting today with Woodstock Academy Administration.               
  2. Principal’s Report  Steve said we had a very smooth start to the school year, and the schedule has worked well.  Steve presented the Board with the Union School Strategic Plan 2017-2018, & it was discussed in length.  A few revisions were discussed.  

 

COMMITTEE REPORTS  No committee reports

 

  1. Curriculum
  2. Communications
  3. Transportation
  4. Personnel
  5. Building

    

FINANCIAL REPORT

  1. Review the bills. Andrea & Joe reviewed the bills & everything was in order.     

 

  1. 2017-2018 Budget so far is on track with a few savings with tuition & P.E. teacher

 

OLD BUSINESS

  1. EASTCONN health insurance cooperative  This is ongoing communication with EASTCONN.

                                           September 12, 2017

 

NEW BUSINESS

  1. CABE workshop    There will be a CABE workshop at our next Board of Education meeting on Tues. Sept 26th at 6:30 p.m.

 

INDIVIDUALS TO BE HEARD

          None

 

ADJOURNMENT

     Motion by A. Blank to adjourn at 8:22 p.m. Seconded. Passed unanimously.

 

Respectfully Submitted,

Linda MacPherson, Recording Secretary