School Board Meeting Minutes: June 6, 2007 - Special
Category : School Board Meeting - Minutes
Published by Michelle MacLeod [Michelle MacLeod] on 06/27/2007

Central Office
Sydney, N.S.
June 6, 2007

(1) CALL TO ORDER:


A Special Board meeting of the Cape Breton-Victoria Regional School board was called to order today beginning at 5:25 p.m.

(2) RECORD OF ATTENDANCE:

Present: Darlene Morrison Lorne Green Joan Currie

Fred Tilley Sandra Margettie Dr. Andrew Lynk

Myrtle Campbell Gary Fraser (conference phone)

Absent: George MacDonald George Marshall Kevin Ruelland

Stan MacKinnon Cathi Pierrard Charlie Keagan


Also, Present: N.E. Davis, Superintendent of Schools

B. MacIsaac, Director of Human Resource Services

J. Astephen, Director of Programs and Student Services

Don Matheson, Director of Operational Services

George Boudreau, Director of Financial Services

Ambrose White, Coordinator of School Services

Paul Oldford, Coordinator of Facilities Management

Sharon Johnston, Health & Safety Officer

Michelle MacLeod, Board Recording Secretary

(3) MEMORIAL HIGH SCHOOL - EMAIL RECEIVED:


Mr. Davis, Superintendent of Schools, provided a briefing regarding the incident which occurred at the school on Monday, June 4, 2007. Mr. Davis informed the Board of the involvement of the Cape Breton Regional Police along with other agencies. It was noted that all of those involved in this investigation are taking this email serious and have the safety of both students and staff a number one priority. Due diligence will occur in relationship to the issue.


Mr. Don Matheson, Director of Human Resources and Mr. Paul Oldford, Coordinator of Facilities Management advised the Board that a draft security plan will be put in place.

(4) NSTU REQUESTS FOR REMOVAL FROM ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES:


Moved by Commissioner Green

Seconded by Commissioner Margettie


that the Board accept the following requests to be removed from administrative duties and move into classroom positions. . . .


Employee Number

Name of Administrator

School Employed

Effective date

339192/40014502

Victor Hanham

VP, George D. Lewis

July 31/07

350355/40014551

Michael Lucas

Principal, Middle River

July 31/07

492397/40015001

Frances Burton

VP/St. Mary′s St. Joseph

July 31/07


Motion carried

2007-06-05

(5) NEW BUSINESS:

Commissioner Tilley left the meeting at 6:10 p.m.

a. Commissioner Campbell - Questioned the status of the administrative posting of the Coordinator of RCH/Human Resources being replaced by two positions. Mr. Davis provided a review of the recent posting.

(6) Adjournment of the meeting. . .


The meeting adjourned at 6:19 p.m.












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DARLENE MORRISON GEORGE BOUDREAU

BOARD CHAIR BOARD SECRETARY