School Board Meeting Minutes: November 29, 2010 - Special
Category : School Board Meeting - Minutes
Published by Michelle MacLeod [Michelle MacLeod] on 02/01/2011


Central Office
Sydney, N.S.
November 29, 2010


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 6:00 p.m.

(2) RECORD OF ATTENDANCE:



Present: Lorne Green,Chair Steve ParsonsDarrell Flynn

Barb Mercer Charlie Keagan Kevin Ruelland
Cathi Pierrard Joan Currie Fred Tilley
Sandra Margettie Darlene MorrisonJackie Organ
Darren MacNeilGary Fraser
test
Absent: Darren Googoo
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Also Present: Ambrose White, Acting Superintendent
Beth MacIsaac, Director of Human Resource Services
Paul Oldford, Acting Director of Operational Services
George Boudreau, Director of Financial Services
Mary Passerini, Coordinator of Human Resource Services
Cathy Viva, Coordinator of Student Services
Michelle MacLeod, Board Recording Secretary


(3) REVIEW OF 60% TEACHER FOR RIVERVIEW:

Moved by Commissioner Pierrard
Seconded by Commissioner Mercer

That the Board go to an in-camera session. . . .

Motion carried
2010-11-03



Commissioner Tilley chaired the in-camera session. . . .

Commissioner Organ entered the meeting at 6:21 p.m.

Commissioner MacNeil entered the meeting at 6:21 p.m.

Moved by Commissioner Parsons
Seconded by Commissioner Margettie

That the Board rise and report. .

Motion carried
2010-11-04



Commissioner Green resumed the Chair. . .

Commissioner Tilley advised that student support was discussed during the in-camera session. . . .

Moved by Commissioner Morrison
Seconded by Commissioner Mercer

That the Board approve the following recommendation for a term position. . . .

NAME

PROFESSIONAL #

STATUS

Jeff McNeil

616805/40026379 (sub#)

60% Term (October 25/10 – February 1/11)–Riverview High

Motion carried
2010-11-05



(4) UPDATE REGARDING PRESENTATION MADE BY SAC OF DR. T.L. SULLIVAN:

Mrs. Beth MacIsaac, Director of Human Resources advised that Mrs. Mary Passerini, Coordinator of Human Resources along with Ms. Cathy Viva, Coordinator of Student Services visited Dr. T.L. Sullivan to discuss the presentation which was made by the SAC of the school. Mrs. Passerini advised that before they visited the school site they had an informal conversation with the principal requesting information which they would like to review upon their school visit. When they visited the school they advised the principal of some of the discrepancies which they were able to identify through the reports which were provided. They also compared the class sizes of the school with other junior high schools in the Board.

Commissioner Fraser entered the meeting at 6:54 p.m.

Noted that the two remaining issues and the concerns regarding the Math program in our schools are to be addressed at the next Education Committee meeting.






(5) Adjournment of the meeting. . .

the meeting adjourned at 6:57 p.m.





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LORNE GREEN GEORGE BOUDREAU
BOARD CHAIR BOARD SECRETARY