School Board Meeting Minutes: June 9, 2008- Special
Category : School Board Meeting - Minutes
Published by Michelle MacLeod [Michelle MacLeod] on 06/17/2008

Central Office
Sydney, N.S.
June 9, 2008

SPECIAL BOARD MEETING

(1) CALL TO ORDER:

A Special Board meeting of the Cape Breton-Victoria Regional School board was called to order today beginning at 5:00 p.m.


(2) RECORD OF ATTENDANCE:

Present:

Darlene MorrisonSandra MargettieLorne Green
Kevin RuellandGeorge MacDonald Fred Tilley
Cathi Pierrard Myrtle CampbellCharlie Keagan
Fred Tilley

Absent:

Darren GoogooStan MacKinnon
Dr. Andrew LynkGary Fraser
Joan Currie

Also, Present:

N.E. Davis, Superintendent of Schools
B. MacIsaac, Director of Human Resource Services
A. White, Director of Operational Services
J. Astephen, Director of Programs & Student Services
G. Boudreau, Director of Financial Services
Bernie MacKinnon, Coordinator of Human Resources
Mary Passerini, Coordinator of Human Resources
Victor Hanham, Coordinator of Human Resources
Jim Burton, Director of Regional Educational Services
Michelle MacLeod, Board Recording Secretary


(3)
Human Resources:

i. NSTU retirements:

Moved by Commissioner MacDonald

Seconded by Commissioner Tilley

that the Board approve the following NSTU retirements with regret and thanks for years of service the following retirements. . .

Emp./Prof. #

Name

School

Effective

40014299/295162

Betty Farrell

Boulardarie School

June 30, 2008

Motion carried

2007-06-01

ii. Teacher Request to Withdraw from the Deferred Salary Leave Plan:

Moved by Commissioner Tilley

Seconded by Commissioner Margettie

that the Board approve the following request to withdraw from the deferred salary leave plan. . .

Emp./Prof. #

Name

School

Effective

40014888/459347

Kathleen Frenette

Malcolm Munroe

June 5, 2008

Motion carried

2007-06-02

iii. Teacher Request for a Leave of Absence for 2008-2009 School Year:

Moved by Commissioner Tilley

Seconded by Commissioner Pierrard

that the Board approve the following request for a Leave of Absence for the 2008-2009 school year. . .

Emp./Prof. #

Name

School

Effective

40014888/459347

Kathleen Frenette

Malcolm Munroe

Aug. 1, 2008

Motion carried

2007-06-03

iv. NSTU ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:

a. PRINCIPALSHIP OF BRETON EDUCATION CENTRE:

Moved by Commissioner MacDonald

Seconded by Commissioner Margettie

that the Board approve the following NSTU administrative appointment for Principal of Breton Education Centre. . . .

Emp./Prof. #

Name

School/Position

Effective

40014965/482141

Wendy King

Breton Education Centre/Principal

Aug. 1, 2008

Motion carried

2007-06-04

b. PRINCIPALSHIP OF SETON ELEMENTARY:

Moved by Commissioner Pierrard

Seconded by Commissioner Keagan

that the Board approve the following NSTU administrative appointment for Principal of Seton Elementary. . . .

Emp./Prof. #

Name

School/Position

Effective

40014519/342089

Garland Standing

Seton Elementary/ Principal

Aug. 1, 2008

Motion carried

2007-06-05

c. PRINCIPALSHIP OF THE ADULT HIGH SCHOOLS:

Moved by Commissioner Campbell

Seconded by Commissioner Keagan

that the Board approve the following NSTU administrative appointment for Principal of the Adult High School as presented. . . .

Emp./Prof. #

Name

School/Position

Effective

40014470/329862

Rhonda Smith

Adult High Schools/ Principal

Aug. 1, 2008

Motion carried

2007-06-06

d. PRINCIPALSHIP OF DONKIN COMPLEX:

Moved by Commissioner Pierrard

Seconded by Commissioner Margettie

that the Board approve the following NSTU administrative appointment for Principal of Donkin Complex as presented. . . .

Emp./Prof. #

Name

School/Position

Effective

40014662/382390

Brenda Jackson

Donkin/Gowrie/Principal

Aug. 1, 2008

Motion carried

2007-06-07

e. PRINCIPALSHIP OF MIDDLE RIVER SCHOOL:

Moved by Commissioner Pierrard

Seconded by Commissioner MacDonald

that the Board approve the following NSTU administrative appointment for Principal of Middle River School as presented. . . .

Emp./Prof. #

Name

School/Position

Effective

40014150/207456

Jean Baird

Middle River School/ Principal

Aug. 1, 2008

Motion carried

2007-06-08

f. VICE-PRINCIPALSHIP OF CORNWALLIS SCHOOL:

Moved by Commissioner Campbell

Seconded by Commissioner Margettie

that the Board approve the following NSTU administrative appointment for Vice Principal of Cornwallis School as presented. . . .

Emp./Prof. #

Name

School/Position

Effective

40014869/447664

Joyce Lively

Cornwallis/Vice-Principal

Aug. 1, 2008

Motion carried

2007-06-09

g. VICE-PRINCIPALSHIP OF JOHN BERNARD CROAK V.C. MEMORIAL:

Moved by Commissioner MacDonald

Seconded by Commissioner Campbell

that the Board approve the following NSTU administrative appointment for Vice Principal of John Bernard Croak V.C. School as presented. . . .

Emp./Prof. #

Name

School/Position

Effective

40015357/564237

Tamalah Ettinger

John Bernard Croak/Vice-Principal

Aug. 1, 2008

Motion carried

2007-06-10

h. VICE-PRINCIPAL OF ST. AGNES ELEMENTARY:

Moved by Commissioner MacDonald

Seconded by Commissioner Ruelland

that the Board approve the following NSTU administrative appointment for Vice Principal of St. Agnes Elementary School as presented. . . .

Emp./Prof. #

Name

School/Position

Effective

40014928/471011

Ron Carew

St. Agnes Elementary/ Vice-Principal

Aug. 1, 2008

Motion carried

2007-06-11

i. RECOMMENDATION FOR MI'KMAQ CONSULTANT:

Moved by Commissioner Campbell

Seconded by Commissioner Margettie

that the Board approve the following NSTU administrative appointment of Mi'Kmaq Consultant as presented. . . .

Emp./Prof. #

Name

School/Position

Effective

40015090/514299

Sheldon Googoo

Mi'Kmaq Consultant

Aug. 1, 2008

Motion carried

2007-06-12

j. RECOMMENDATION FOR MATH CONSULTANT (P-6):

Moved by Commissioner MacDonald

Seconded by Commissioner Keagan

that the Board approve the following NSTU administrative appointment of Math Consultant (P-6) as presented. . . .

Emp./Prof. #

Name

School/Position

Effective

40014486/332395

Sharon Boudreau

Math Consultant P-6

Aug. 1, 2008

Motion carried

2007-06-13

k. RECOMMENDATION FOR LANGUAGE ARTS CONSULTANT (P-6):

Moved by Commissioner Campbell

Seconded by Commissioner Pierrard

that the Board approve the following NSTU administrative appointment of Language Arts Consultant (P-6) as presented. . . .

Emp./Prof. #

Name

School/Position

Effective

40015156/524934

Janine MacAulay

Language Arts Consultant P-6

Aug. 1, 2008

Motion carried

2007-06-14

l. RECOMMENDATION FOR LANGUAGE ARTS CONSULTANT (7-9):

Moved by Commissioner Campbell

Seconded by Commissioner Pierrard

that the Board approve the following NSTU administrative appointment of Language Arts Consultant (7-9) as presented. . . .

Emp./Prof. #

Name

School/Position

Effective

40014611/364166

Dianne Brennick

Language Arts Consultant 7-9

Aug. 1, 2008

Motion carried

2007-06-15


(8) Adjournment of the meeting. . .

The meeting adjourned at p.m.


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DARLENE MORRISON GEORGE BOUDREAU

BOARD CHAIR BOARD SECRETARY