A little more than a month after the Pottsgrove school board's official reorganization, its president has named members to its standing and special committees, and as representatives in its partnerships.
Applications are being solicited from the public during the next two weeks, to fill the roughly two-year Pottsgrove school board vacancy created Tuesday when board member Bill Parker officially resigned.
With the Pottsgrove School District level of community coronavirus transmission reaching a new high Monday, its school board Tuesday complied with Montgomery County requests to update its health and safety plan.
The bill signed into law this month allows retired teachers, eligible college students, recent education graduates and others to step in as subs. Pottsgrove's school board also has acted to ensure it can attract and keep more substitutes.
In a list of new salary levels approved Thursday night by Pottsgrove school directors, two district administrators with added duties received 4% increases, and 16 others received 2% increases.
Some Pottsgrove School Board members took their oaths of office and returned to seats at the board table Tuesday. The board approved a new virus masking plan, and raises for some administrators.
School directors scheduled only one meeting date during December. Now it's changing from Dec. 7 to Dec. 2, to ensure the district health and safety plan is approved to comply with state revisions.
The Pottsgrove School District is experimenting with novel ways to reach varied stakeholders. The latest occurred Tuesday, where voters at the polls were invited to complete a short district survey.