LP Board Update -- July 21, 2021

During its Special Board Meeting held on Wednesday, July 21. 2021 the Board of Education accomplished the following items.

  1. Received public comments regarding reopening school for the 2021-2022 school year with a focus on whether unvaccinated individuals be required to wear masks. Dr. Wrobleski shared that the administration is meeting next week to craft a formal recommendation. The members of the Board each shared their current thinking on reopening.
  2. Approved hiring Ladzinski Cement Finishing Co. for Campus Beautification Phase 1 (Base Work: $29,792.00 and Alternate #1: $9,628.00 – Total $39,420.00)
  3. Approved the following employee transfers:
    1. Ms. Kristen Koukol, Title I Paraprofessional, effective for the 2021-2022 school year (replaces Mrs. Brenda Sadnick)
  4. Approved the following appointments:
    1. Mrs. Nicole Kowalczyk, Social-Emotional Interventionist, effective for the 2021-2022 school year (new position)
    2. Ms. Julia May, Special Education Teacher, effective for the 2021-2022 school year (replaces Mrs. Lori Turczyn)
  5. Approved the following retirements with regret:
    1. Mr. Ritchie Kowalczyk, Director of Building and Grounds, August 27, 2021
    2. Ms. Rhonda Willmer, Special Education Paraprofessional, at the conclusion of the 2021-2022 school year
  6. Approved scheduling August 3, 2021 at 5:30 pm as a Special Board Meeting