The December 4, 2000 Board Reorganization Meeting of the Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors convened in the Columbia-Montour Area Vo-Tech School Library at 7:30 p.m., with holdover member Craig Roadarmel in charge of the meeting.

 

         Pledge of Allegiance was said by all.

 

         Mr. Roadarmel welcomed everyone followed by a roll call of Board Members:

 

BOARD MEMBERS

Rae Atherton                                 Henry Hynoski-Absent               Charles Porter

Francis Berger                              Linda Kreischer                         Craig Roadarmel

Elsie Bittner                                  Karl Meyer                                 Daniel Yeager-Absent

 

OTHERS PRESENT

Dr. Steve Wilcox, Superintendent; Susan Helwig, Board Secretary; Joseph Springer, Business Manager; Richard J. Roberts, Jr., Solicitor; David Becker, Pat Shultz, Alan Lonoconus, William Hoffner, and Roy Clippinger, Administrators; and members of the media.

 

MINUTES – REORGANIZATION ITEMS

            On a motion by Atherton and second by Porter, Elsie Bittner was nominated for President protempore to preside over nomination and election of President.  With no further nominations, nominations closed, and motion was approved by unanimous affirmative voice vote.

 

President pro tempore Bittner called for nominations for President.

 

            On a motion by Atherton and second by Bittner, Craig Roadarmel was nominated for President.  With no further nominations, nominations were closed and motion was approved by unanimous affirmative voice vote.

 

            President Roadarmel called for nominations for Vice President.

 

            On a motion by Meyer and second by Berger, Charles Porter was nominated for Vice President.  With no further nominations, nominations were closed and motion was approved by unanimous affirmative voice vote.

 

            On a motion by Atherton and second by Berger, designating Karl Meyer as Legislative Chairperson for the 2001 calendar year to serve as the district’s contact for PSBA’s governmental relations efforts and to participate in county level Legislative Action meetings with members of the General Assembly, was approved.  Motion carried by unanimous affirmative voice vote.

 

            On a motion by Berger and second by Meyer, designating Henry Hynoski as the PSBA Representative for the 2001 calendar year to serve as the district’s liaison with PSBA by serving on the regional cabinet which meets at least once a year, was approved.  Motion carried by unanimous affirmative voice vote.

 

 

Board Meeting Minutes – Reorganization Meeting

December 4, 2000

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            On a motion by Kreischer and second by Meyer, the School Board meeting dates for the 2001 calendar year per Exhibit A were approved.  Motion carried by unanimous affirmative voice vote.

 

 BOARD COMMENTS

               President Roadarmel stated he would like to see the committees set standing meeting dates for next year.  Mrs. Atherton mentioned she had given Dr. Wilcox various items of school history she had found and asked that they might be showcased in the school.  Mr. Berger reported on community interest in web-camming various school activities and functions.  Dr. Wilcox state he feels that we should meet our technical/education needs first and then move in the direction of more in-depth technology uses.

 

ADJOURNMENT

            On a motion by Kreischer and second by Bittner, the meeting was adjourned at 8:04 p.m.  Motion carried by unanimous affirmative voice vote.

 

Respectfully submitted,

 

 

Susan J. Helwig

                                                                                       Board Secretary

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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