Board Approves Resignation of Long Time Staff Member
The Pittsville School Board approved the the resignation of Mrs. Tracy Neve, Middle School teacher, and long time employee for the District. Mrs. Neve has accepted a position with Renaissance Learning, in Wisconsin Rapids, and will begin work there on February 17. The Board extended their sincere appreciation and Thank You to Mrs. Neve for her 22.5 years of service to the children of the Pittsville District. The Board also approved the hiring of a replacement for Mrs. Neve, when a final candidate is chosen.
Board Approves hiring Library Media Specialist
At their February 9, regular meeting the Pittsville School Board approved hiring Ms. Natalie Smick Timms as Library Media Specialist for the remainder of the 2014-15 school year. Ms. Smick Timms began working in the District on February 10.
School Board approves hiring a Food Service Consultant
The Pittsville School Board approved hiring Marilyn Hurt, a food service consultant, to provide recommendations to turn around the food service program deficit. The School lunch programs have been deficit spending the last few years, due to lower participation in the student school lunch program. Currently the lunch program is at a $22,818 deficit for the 2014-15 school year.
School Board approves 2015-16 School Calendar and makes changes to 2014-15 Calendar
The School Board approved the 2015-16 School Year calendar at it's July 14, regular meeting. The calendar has 174 student contact days, with a start date of September 1 and end date on May 27. The Board also approved changes to the 2014-15 calendar, by eliminating all early release dates from the calendar. These dates will now be all day staff in-service days with no classes scheduled for those days.