School Board passes Resolution for facility energy savings upgrades
Pittsville School Board Approves Resolution
The Pittsville School Board approved the following resolution on September 29, 2014 at a Special meeting held that evening: Resolution authorizing the borrowing of not to exceed $2,560,946; and providing for issuance and sale of general obligation promissory notes therefor. The funds will be used to pay for the cost of energy management system control improvements, electrical and lighting system improvements, structural (roofing) improvements mechanical system improvements, and plumbing improvements in all of the District facilities. Official notice of the resolution was published in the Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on October 1, 2014. The School Board will provide additional information to explain and answer questions about the energy savings facility project to District residents at meetings scheduled on Monday, October 13 (Regular School Board Meeting held following the Annual meeting) and at a Special Meeting held on Thursday, October 16, at 7:00.
New District Employees
The Pittsville School Board approved the hiring Ron Klein as third grade teacher at the Elementary. Mr. Klein who currently is teaching at Loyal, will begin his duties as teacher in Pittsville on October 6. On September 8, the School Board approved the hiring of Tim Delnay as Vocal Music Teacher and Marla Brogan as part-time Special Education Aide, at their regular School Board meeting.
School Board Accepts resignations of Staff Members
In a Special meeting on September 17, the School Board accepted the resignation of Wanda Neve (3rd grade teacher), effective September 30, 2014. Mrs. Neve has accepted a position outside of public education. At their last regular meeting, the Pittsville School Board also accepted the resignations of Ms. Emily Pearse, Vocal Music Teacher and Mrs. Deb Coon Teacher Assistant. The School Board wished to thank Mrs. Neve, Ms. Pearse and Mrs. Coon for their years of dedicated service to the Pittsville School District.
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.
The School Board set October 13, as the date for the 2014 Annual meeting. The meeting will begin at 7:00 p.m., with the regular monthly meeting being held directly following the completion of the Annual meeting.