Lyons School Board – Oct 10, 2013

Mrs. Denise Dzikowski, Superintendent recommended that the Board of Education go into Executive Session to discuss the medical, financial, credit or employment history of a particular person or corporation or matters leading to the appointment, employment, promotion, demotion, discipline, suspension, dismissal, or removal of a particular person or corporation.  The Board of Education went into Executive Session at 6:35 p.m. The Board came out of Executive Session at 6:54 p.m.

A regular meeting of the Board of Education was held on Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at the Lyons Middle/High Library, 10 Clyde Road, Lyons, New York.

Mr. Rich Henry, President called regular meeting of the Board of Education to order at 6:58 p.m.

Myranda Webb, Canal Street, Lyons, shared her concerns regarding the cafeteria procedures at the Elementary School.

Imelda Dobbins, Williams Street, Lyons shared her concerns over the contract negotiations, some teacher actions and how it is negatively affecting the students.

Matt Barr, LTA President shared that the Varsity Club Advisor position was not filled this year.

Holly Shultz, Emmel Road, Lyons shared her concerns regarding the Elementary School cafeteria procedures.

The board approved the Treasurer’s Report; the Clerk’s Report, Revenue Report and athe Extra-Classroom activity funds report.

The Board of Education accept a request from Mr. Justin Erdley of Ontario,   for a two-week leave of absence beginning on or about November 17, 2013;  the appointment of Mr. Randolph Scott of Lyons as the Fitness Room Supervisor effective September 19, 2013.

They also accepted a letter from Ms. Nicole Bly,  of  Rochester, requesting a leave of absence to begin on or about February 5, 2014 and end on or about March 25, 2014. She also wishes to request a child rearing leave on or about March 26, 2014 and end June 30, 2014.

The board approved the following coaching assignments for the 2013-2014 Winter Sports Season:

Varsity Girls’ Basketball Coach Eric Kuhn

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Coach Zac Young

Varsity Wrestling Coach Hugh Spink

Varsity Indoor Track Coach Roger Clark

Volunteer Assistant Indoor Track Coach Steve Leo

Varsity Bowling Coach Roger Daucher

Varsity Cheerleading Coach Jenni-lynne Reeves

J.V. Girls’ Basketball Coach Randy Wadhams

J.V. Boys’ Basketball Coach Dean Schott

Modified Girls’ Basketball Coach Tom Carmichael

Modified Boys’ Basketball Coach Tim Stone

Modified Wrestling TBD

The Board of Education approved Ms. Kendra MacClurg of Newark York  as a substitute teacher, assistant, monitor or aide for grades 7-12, pending receipt of security clearance documentation.  (Not Certified).

Other approvals:

Ms. Samantha Converse of Geneva,  as a substitute teacher, assistant, monitor or aide for grades 7-8, security clearance documentation has been received.  (Certified – Initial-Childhood Education Grades 1-6);  Ms. Natalie Lemmon,  of Palmyra as a substitute teacher, assistant, monitor or aides for grades K-6, pending receipt of security clearance documentation.  (Certified – Speech and Hearing Handicapped);  Mr. Brian Engels of Lyons  as a substitute teacher, assistant, monitor or aides for grades 7-12, security clearance documentation has been received.  (Not Certified),  Mrs. Jennifer Strazzabosco of Lyons as a substitute teacher, assistant, monitor or aides for grades K-6, pending receipt of security clearance documentation.  (Certified – Reading, N-6);  Mr. Jeff Shields of Lyons as a substitute teacher, assistant, monitor or aide for grades 7-12, security clearance documentation has been received.  (Not Certified);  Ms. Ashley Mott, of Newark as a substitute teacher, assistant, monitor or aide for grades 7-8, security clearance documentation has been received.  (Certified- Childhood Ed. Grades 1-6). Mrs. Sara Thomasof Sodus as a substitute teacher, assistant, monitor or aide for grades K-6, security clearance documentation has been received.  (Certified-Music);  the transfer of Ms. Angel Hill-Wright of Lyons  from her position as a part-time cafeteria monitor to a part-time teacher’s aide effective September 5, 2013 – June 30, 2014. Ms. Candy Zander of Lyons  as a substitute food service helper, effective October 9, 2013, security clearance documentation has been received. Ms. Betty Figuerora of Lyons as a substitute food service helper effective October 9, 2013, security clearance documentation has been received;   Ms. Emma Schroederof Lyons as a part-time cafeteria monitor effective September 5, 2013 – June 30, 2014, pending receipt of security clearance documentation;  Mr. Edward Divelbliss of Lyons  as a substitute bus monitor effective October 11, 2013, security clearance documentation has been received. Ms. Mary Beth Gardner of Lyons as a substitute bus monitor effective October 11, 2013, pending receipt of security clearance documentation. Mr. Brian Engels of Lyons  as a substitute bus driver effective October 11, 2013;  Ms. Megan Freeman of Llyons as a substitute assistant, monitor or aides for grades K-6, pending receipt of security clearance documentation.  (Not Certified);  Mr. Jeff Shields of Lyons  as a substitute assistant, monitor or aides for grades K-6, security clearance documentation has been received.  (Not Certified).

The Board of Education then approved a Field Trip Request from Mr. Mark Wlodarczyk and his High School music students to go the New York City February 18, 2014 – February 20, 2014, during the Presidents’ Week Recess.

The Board of Education approved the following 2013-2014 LEAP Staff:

1. Tim Stone, 95 Phelps Street, Lyons, NY 14489

2. Brandon Bentley, 2005 Phelps Street Road, Lyons, NY 14489

3. Colleen Noble, 17 N. Canal Street, Lyons, NY 14489

Denise Dzikowski, Superintendent distributed to the Board of Education Architect Firm Selection proposals from Hunt Architectural/Engineering Services and SEI Design Group.  Both groups will be at the October 22, 2013 to present their proposals to the Board.

On November 13 and 14, 2013, Chris Herrin, former NBA basketball player will be at Lyons Central School District and hold an evening and daytime presentation on living a healthy life style.  More information on his presentation will be coming soon.  The meeting adjourned at 7:22 p.m.

 

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