Greenwich Twp. School Board Brief

Regular Board Meeting October 11, 2022

Board Brief

The following information is intended to inform staff and community members of recent action taken by the Board. The information included in this brief is not intended to be a complete summary and does not replace official Board minutes.


Mrs. Susan Vernacchio - School Board President

Mrs. Erin Herzberg - School Board Vice-President
Mr. Andrew Chapkowski

Mr. John T. Goetaski

Mrs. Roseanne Lombardo

Mrs. Meghann Myers

Mrs. Fiona Paterna

Highlights from the Greenwich Township School District Board of Education Regular Meeting October 11, 2022

Enrollment: 427

1. Superintendent Recommendations Approved
A. Salary adjustment for Alexa Wright, BA to BA +15
B. Resignation from Susan Lavin, CST Secretary
C. Resignation from Tracy Sparks, BSS Cafeteria Aide
D. Acceptance of the 2022 NJSLA Science Scores
E. Staff appointed to Clubs: Michelle Neight; Andrew Mettler, Ryan McVeigh; Michael Snyder
F. Andrew Mettler appointed as 8th grade Chairperson
G. Appointment of Stacy Anuszewski to ScIP Committee
H. September 2022 School Bus Emergency Evacuation Drill Report

I. Submission of Comprehensive Equity Plan with Statement of Assurance to the County Office of Education by resolution.

J. Medical Standing Orders for 2022-2023

K. FMLA/NJFLA for Mr. Sean Keane

L. Submission of the 2021-2022 Anti-Bullying School Self-Assessment to the NJDOE. School and District grade reports issued during the 2022-2023 school year.

M. NJDOE Non-Public Nursing Services Program District Monitoring and Recordkeeping requirements with GCSSSD to provide nursing services for the 2022-2023 school year.
N. Annual acceptance of NJ Student Learning Standards and courses of study
O. Request for Leave for Good Cause, intermittent, Matthew Pluta, Guidance Counselor, 10/3/2022 - 11/28/2022

2. Curriculum & Instruction
A. Field Trip 10/31/2022, Band to BSS for Halloween Parade Performance
B. Gerardo Batista, Buildings & Grounds Supervisor, to attend NJ Schools Board Association Conference, Atlantic City, 10/25/2022
C. Dr. Jennifer Foley-Hindman, CSA, to attend NJ School Boards Association Conference, Atlantic City, 10/24, 25, 26, 2022

3. Budget & Finance

A. Joint Transportation agreement, 2022-2023, with Gateway Regional HS District, for a total route cost of $180,648.00
B. Special Education Tuition, MD, contract for 2022-2023 school year, GTSD and GCSSSD, three students, at a cost per student of $41,850.00

C. 2022-2023 Gloucester County Vocational-Technical School District tuition contract.

D. Agreement for Professional Services between Burlington County Special Services and Greenwich Township School District

4. Report of the School Business Administrator/Board Secretary- Approved

A. Bills Lists - #95, 96, 2022, #15-20, 2023, #120, 121, 2022

5. Buildings & Grounds

A. Use of facilities request from American Red Cross to host a Blood Drive, 2/17/2023, NMS gym.

6. Public Session - Community member had questions and comments regarding the Special Education program and a parent had concerns about the length of time her children were on the bus.

7. Executive Session - N/A

8. Adjournment: Meeting was adjourned at approximately 7:10 pm

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Next Regular Board of Education meeting is scheduled for TUESDAY, November 15, 2022, at 6:30 pm.

The schedule for the 2022 Board of Education meetings is available on our website.

Please note all meetings are on Tuesdays.