Parental input is again being sought by the Pottsgrove School District, this time in an online survey to determine how its virtual education offerings can be refined and strengthened.
Pottsgrove schools' administrators are moving full steam ahead to prepare for their students' hybrid return to education by Dec. 1, and foresee an opportunity to resurrect live classes full-time.
Under it, if approved by the Pottsgrove Board of School Directors, special education needs and low-incidence students could partially return to in-person classroom instruction within a short period.
The superintendent, assistant superintendent, and business administrator in the Pottsgrove School District all received 2-percent salary increases Tuesday from the Board of School Directors.
Pottsgrove's school board cracked open the door Tuesday night for the Falcons to play football; heard plans to prepare for possible hybrid instruction by late November; approved executive salaries; and engaged in personally directed arguments witnessed by an audience of more than 170 people.
Pottsgrove High's Matthew Bechtel, well known in district wrestling and baseball programs, was appointed Tuesday by the school board as its newest junior class representative.
All Pottsgrove School District classes are being held virtually today (Tuesday) as full-day sessions. The school board meets tonight. And district free meal pick-ups are scheduled today and tonight at Lower and West Pottsgrove elementary schools.
After more than five hours of discussion, the Pottsgrove Board of School Directors reached a compromise with teachers that sticks with an Aug. 31 school start but gives more time for tech training.