Cape Breton-Victoria Regional School Board


Central Office

Sydney, N.S.

Nov 1, 2004

 

(1)                 CALL TO ORDER:

 

A Special meeting of the Cape Breton-Victoria Regional School board was called to order today beginning at 5:30 p.m.

 

(2)             RECORD OF ATTENDANCE:

 

Present:                 Elizabeth MacPhee, Chair           Keith Bain, Vice-Chair

Wes Stubbert                                    Sandra Margettie

Darlene Morrison                      George MacDonald          

Adrian Bates                                       Myrtle Campbell

Stan MacKinnon

 

Absent:               Pam Nicholson                            Gary Fraser

Kevin Ruelland                           Phil Best

 

Also Present:            Archie MacEachern, Acting Superintendent

Beth MacIsaac, Director of Human Resource Services

Don Matheson, Director of Operational Services

Charles Sheppard, Coordinator of RCH/Human Resources

Jim Burton, Regional Education Officer

Michelle MacLeod, Recording Secretary

 

(3)             AMENDMENT TO NSTU CONTRACTS:

 

Moved by Commissioner Stubbert

Seconded by Commissioner Margettie

 

that the Board amend the probationary contract given to Rhonda Smith to read a ‘Term’ contract. . .

 

Motion carried

2004-11-01

 

(4)             NSTU PROBATIONARY CONTRACTS:

 

Moved by Commissioner Campbell

Seconded by Commissioner Stubbert

 

that the Board approve probationary contracts for the following individuals. . .

 

 

#

 

PROFESSIONAL #

 

NAME

 

CONTRACT TYPE

 

1.

 

354480

 

Brenda Rossiter

 

Prob 2

 

2.

 

184739

 

Judith Bonnell

 

Prob 2

 

3.

 

366898

 

Callista Young

 

Prob 2

 

4.

 

323741

 

Debbie Hughes

 

Prob 1

 

Motion carried

2004-11-02

 

(5)             NSTU PROBATIONARY CONTRACTS:

 

Moved by Commissioner Bain

Seconded by Commissioner Margettie

 

that the Board approve probationary contracts for the following individuals. . . .

 

 

#

 

PROFESSIONAL #

 

NAME

 

CONTRACT TYPE

 

1.

 

527333

 

Sheldon Ratchford

 

Prob 1

 

2.

 

560474

 

Daniel Beaton

 

Prob 1

 

3.

 

566307

 

Angela Gratton MacLeod

 

Prob 1

 

4.

 

518688

 

Chad Power

 

Prob 1

 

5.

 

523910

 

Jean Imlay MacInnis

 

Prob 1

 

6.

 

401364

 

Nan Poirier

 

Prob 1

 

Motion carried

2004-11-03

 

(6)             PERSONNEL ISSUES:

 

Moved by Commissioner Stubbert

Seconded by Commissioner Margettie

 

Moved to go to an in-camera session. . .

 

Chair Elizabeth MacPhee removed herself from the Chair

Vice Chair Keith Bain took the Chair. . .

 

Motion carried

2004-11-04

 

Moved by Commissioner Campbell

Seconded by Commissioner Margettie

 

Move to rise and report. . .

 

Motion carried

2004-11-05

 

Chair Elizabeth MacPhee resumed the Chair of the meeting

 

(7)             CUPE TERMINATION OF EMPLOYMENT:

 

Moved by Commissioner Campbell

Seconded by Commissioner Margettie

 

that the Board approve the termination of employment of Scott MacLean for just cause. . . .

 

Motion carried

2004-11-06

 

Moved by Commissioner Bain

Seconded by Commissioner Margettie

 

that the Board approve the termination of employment of Darren Bresowar for just cause. . .

 

Motion carried

2004–11-07

 

(8)             TRANSPORTATION ISSUES:

 

Commissioner Stubbert asked that the Transportation Department contact the Police Department/RCMP with regards to motor vehicles passing school busses in the Millville area. Mr. Matheson, Director of Operational Services notified those in attendance that he will investigate this issue further.

 

Mr. Matheson informed those in attendance of transportation concerns expressed by parents from the Dominion area who have children attending Morrison Junior High. Mr. MacEachern will review the concerns expressed and report back to the Board.

 

(9)    ADJOURNMENT OF MEETING:    

 

The Board meeting adjourned at 6:20 p.m. . . .

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

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ELIZABETH MACPHEE, BOARD CHAIR             J. DOUGLAS PEACH, BOARD SECRETARY