The Warwick Weekly

Respect - Responsibility - Cooperation - Excellence

Thursday, May 30th

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Backpack Newsflash

Field Day Fun at Warwick!

Board Briefs

At the May 28, 2013 School Board Meeting, the Central Bucks School District School Board:


1. Heard the Tamanend Gold ‘n’ Blues Choir performance before the school board meeting and via video, the Pledge of Allegiance was led by Mrs. VanVreede’s 6th grade Titus class.


2. Heard the Superintendent’s Report, Finance, Operations, and MBIT Committee Reports.


3. Approved the School Board Minutes.


4. Approved the Treasurer’s Report.


5. Approved the Resolution to adopt the Final Budget for 2013-2014 in the amount of $290,683,982. Approved the Resolution setting the homestead and farmstead real estate tax reduction in the amount of $189.70 and approved the tax levy Resolution keeping the real estate tax millage rate at 122.8 mills, keeping the real estate transfer tax rate at 1%, keeping the earned income tax rate at 1%, and maintaining the electric utility real estate tax.


6. Approved the Physical Education Uniform Purchase.


7. Approved Construction Contracts for Holicong Middle School to Centre Point Construction for general construction in the amount of $533,000; to Guy Cooper, Inc. for plumbing construction in the amount of $516,500; to Goshen Mechanical for mechanical construction in the amount of $799,900; to MJF Electrical for electrical construction in the amount of $225,380; and to Asbestos & Lead Abatements Service for asbestos abatement in the amount of $167,020.


And the approval of a Deed of Dedication to New Britain Borough for the Pine Run paving project and the approval of a Land Development Agreement with New Britain Borough for the Pine Run paving project.


8. Approved the award of a contract to Gilmore and Associates for engineering design services for the CB East Stadium in the amount of $90,000 and the award of a contract to Hayes Large Architects for architectural design services for the CB East Stadium in the amount of $168,000.


9. Tabled the first reading of the Facility Use Fee Schedule so that the schedule can be posted on-line for public review. Administration will meet with DAA, CBAA, WAA, and Lenape Valley groups to hear their input.


10. Approved the MBIT Bond Resolution to issue new bonds – Series of 2013. The issuance of new bonds – Series of 2013, will be bank qualified, having a five year call with slightly lower interest rates.


11. Approved School Board Policy #217.3 – Awarding of Credit - Other Educational Experience, School Board Policy #302 – Employment of Superintendent/Assistant Superintendent, and School Board Policy #312 – Performance Assessment of Superintendent/Assistant Superintendent.


12. Approved the School Board Treasurer, Suzanne Vincent for 2013-2014, and the School Board Secretary, Sharon Reiner for 2013-2017.


13. Approved various personnel items, the senior classes for Graduation (1625 graduates) on June 19, 2013, a tuition student, and student trips.


BBQ Lunch at Warwick

Looking Ahead

  • May 31st, PTO Assembly, BMX Bikes, 2:30, all grades
  • June 3rd, Butterfly Exhibit, Grade 3
  • June 3rd, 4th Grade Trip to National Canal Museum
  • June 4th, Incoming Kindergartener Parent Orientation, 6:30
  • June 5th, EDK Trip to Howell Living Farm
  • June 5th, PTO Meeting, 7:00, Library
  • June 6th, 6th Grade trip to Philadelphia Sports Club
  • June 11th, 1st Grade Trip to Philaelphia Zoo
  • June 11th and 12th, Family Night Out, Love It Yogurt
  • June 13th, Levari & Parks, Trip to Philadelphia Zoo
  • June 18th 6th Grade promotion
  • June 19th is tentative last day - early dismissal
  • June 19th Report Cards Distributed
  • Wanna Race?

    THE 9/11 HEROES RUN UNITES COMMUNITIES INTERNATIONALLY WITH THE GOAL TO NEVER FORGET THE SACRIFICES OF THE HEROES OF SEPTEMBER 11TH AND IN THE WARS SINCE: VETERAN, FIRST RESPONDER, CIVILIAN, AND MILITARY. JOIN US TO RAISE AWARENESS AND HONOR THE FALLEN.


    Please join Central Bucks School District in supporting the 9/11 Heroes Run. Registration is now open for the September 15th event. Doylestown borough will once again host a 5k and 1 mile fun walk/run to raise support and awareness for all of the heroes of September 11th.



    Mission:

    The Warwick community will promote a culture of academic and personal excellence through respect, responsibility, and cooperation.



    Warwick Elementary School

    1340 Almshouse Road

    Jamison, PA 18929

    267-893-4050

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