Glastonbury Public Schools
September 08, 2014 7:30 PM
BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING
1. Call to Order
2. Pledge of Allegiance
3. Awards and Recognition
3.a. Students and Teachers from Spanish Exchange Program
3.b. Sandra Nichols, Glastonbury Teacher of the Year
4. Student Representatives' Report
4.a. Emma DiLauro, Class of 2017
4.b. Victoria Han, Class of 2016
5. Special Reports
6. Information Session for Public Comment
7. Business Requiring Action
7.a. Staff Resignations (consent)
7.a.1. Jharley Jones
Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Board accepts the resignation of Jharley Jones, Glastonbury High School, Foreign Language passed with a motion by Mr. Jeremy Grieveson and a second by Dr. Lisa Furbush.

7.b. Acceptance for First Reading, Board of Education Policy #3323 (Purchasing)
Attachments
Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Board accepts the Board of Education Policy #3323 (Purchasing) for first reading passed with a motion by Mr. Jeremy Grieveson and a second by Dr. Lisa Furbush.

7.c. Acceptance for First Reading, Board of Education Policy/Regulation #5131.9 (Bullying Prevention and Intervention)
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Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Board accepts for first reading Board of Education Policy #5131.9 (Bullying Prevention and Intervention) passed with a motion by Mr. Jeremy Grieveson and a second by Dr. Lisa Furbush.

8. Reports and Discussion
8.a. Program Reports
8.a.1. Mathematics/PACE
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8.a.2. Science/PACE
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8.b. Professional Development Report Fall 2014
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8.c. Professional Development Curriculum Council Report and Calendar for 2014-2015
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8.d. Status Report on Enrollment
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8.e. Strategic School Profile 2012-2013
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8.f. Education Foundation
8.g. Magnet Schools
9. Approval of Minutes
Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Board approves the minutes of the meeting of August 11, 2014 passed with a motion by Mr. Jeremy Grieveson and a second by Dr. Lisa Furbush.

9.a. Meeting of August 11, 2014
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10. Committee Reports
11. Chairman's Report
12. Superintendent's Report
12.a. Memorial Bench Donation to Smith Middle School
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12.b. Donation to Glastonbury High School Crew Program
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12.c. Reprint of Article from, The Science Teacher, Summer 2014
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12.d. Staff Appointments
12.d.1. Diane Balzano-Smith Middle School, Special Education
12.d.2. Colleen Brennan-Hopewell School, Spanish
12.d.3. Alicia Santavenere-Hopewell/Nayaug, Music
12.d.4. Elizabeth Thibodeau-Glastonbury High School, Spanish
12.d.5. Megan Villanueva-Smith Middle School, Spanish
12.e. Dates to Remember
13. Adjournment
Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Motion to adjourn the meeting passed with a motion by Mr. Jeremy Grieveson and a second by Dr. Lisa Furbush.

13.a. Please note: It is possible that the Board of Education may go into Executive Session