RP BOE Meeting (January 19, 2010)

On January 19, 2010, in BOE, Video, by RP Citizens

BOE members were in attendance except Michael Genovese and Barney Leinberger. The Board was in closed session to discuss personnel matters including Agenda Item #4.

 

Public Portion

Kathy MacDonald

  • Kathy MacDonald spoke as the President of the Roselle Park Education Association (RPEA) and notified the Board of the Association’s ratification of the contract being voted on.
 

Jacob Magiera

  • Mr. Magiera asked about the percentage increase for the contract being voted on.
 

Presentation

High School Marching Band

 

Superintendent’s Report

  • Ms. Kenney gave an update on Talented & Gifted programs.
   
  • Mr. Spagnoletti spoke on next month’s Language Arts program report.
 

Agenda Items

Policy

  • Agenda Item #1 was moved, seconded, voted on, and carried.
 

Personnel

  • Agenda items 2 through 16 were moved, seconded, commented on, voted on, and carried with Mr. Iachio abstaining from item #9.
 

Education

  • Agenda items 17 through 19 were moved, seconded, voted on, and carried.
 

Business

  • Agenda items 20 through 26 were moved, seconded, voted on, and carried.
 

Committee/Liaison Reports

  • Mr. Balaban spoke on the Union County Educational Services Commission (UCESC) meeting and their autism program.
 

Continuing Business

  • None
 

New Business

  • Mr. Balaban asked regarding Senior Citizen Discount Cards.
 

Public Portion

Jacob Magiera

  • Mr. Magiera asked regarding Agenda Item #22 and Agenda Item #26.
 

Saul Qersdyn

  • Mr. Qersdyn asked regarding Agenda Items 2, 9, and 27.
 

Closed Session

  • The meeting went into closed session to discuss Agenda Item #27.
 

Open Session

  • Agenda Item #27 was moved, seconded, commented on, voted on, and approved.
 
  • The Board Attorney explained abstention votes.
 

Personnel Agenda Items

  • Agenda Items 28 & 29 were read into the record, moved, seconded, voted on, and carried.