Eastern School Board approves personnel items


Staff Report



REEDSVILLE — The Eastern Local Board of Education approved a new five-year contract for district treasurer Lisa Ritchie during its recent regular meeting.

The new contract is retroactive to Aug. 1, 2017. A pay increase was also approved for Supt. Steeve Ohlinger retroactive to Aug. 1, 2017.

During the meeting Ritchie presented the district’s five-year forecast which was approved for submission to the Ohio Department of Education. The forecast is given in May and October of each year as a way to examine the financial outlook of the district.

Stephanie Buckley was hired on a one year contract as a part-time paraprofessional, 29.5 hours per week, for the 2017-18 school year pending proper certification.

Pupil Activity Contracts and Supplemental Contracts for the 2017-18 school year were approved as follows, pending proper certification: Pupil Activity Contracts: Kelly Winebrenner, Volunteer Varsity Girls Basketball; Supplemental Contracts: Rebecca Otto, Winter Weight Room Coordinator.

Substitute teachers for the 2017-18 school year were approved as follows, pending proper certification: Nicholas Alesantrino, Haley Dake, David Donnelly, Melody Reynolds, Shannon Sager, JoAnn Salyer, Alexis Snyder, Dean Wagner.

Classified substitutes for the 2017-18 school year were approved as follows, pending proper certification, retroactive to Oct. 13: Jeryl Bowie, Danielle Drake, Patricia Nutter.

The board approved the creation of Saturday School at Eastern High School for the 2017-18 school year. Frequency of Saturday School will be on an as needed basis, at the High School Principal’s discretion. The board also approved a job posting for Saturday School Monitor.

A purchase service agreement was approved with Strategic Management Solutions for Federal E-Rate Funding for funding years 2018, 2019, and 2020. Company will provide the district with E-Rate consulting services for Category One and Category Two Funding.

Minutes of the previous meeting and financial reports were approved as submitted.

The next meeting of the Eastern Local Board of Education is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 15.

Staff Report