Chairperson Mike Molkentine called the meeting to order at 5:07 PM. Minutes
recorded by Michael Dreyer, Secretary.
Special Education Coordinator
Rich Pike initiated discussion expressing the need for the
board to decide if we are going to have a position for a Special Education
Coordinator, an Assistant Principal, or a combination of the two
positions.In an ideal world, he would
advocate for both, but he is leaning towards creating a SPED Coordinator
position because of the needs.Discussion ensued.Concerns and
available resources to meet growing special
requirements for experienced special education
Mike M handed information on AP/SPED Coordinator
position requirements ( HollisSchool District ).
Dave asked Laurie and Tony if we created a SPED
Coordinator position will we be still be able to
handle administrative needs.Tony
and Laurie answered that we would still be able to handle needs.
A budget session with Larry
Rodman and James McElroy of the Brookline Finance Committee was convened at
6:15 PM.The format and structure of the
Brookline School District Annual Meeting was discussed.Peter requested that Board sit at table on
floor level (instead of the stage) and requested information that was going to
be presented.He also requested
information on issues that would be discussed.Information on “Sanbornization” was discussed.
Tax impact figures provided
by Finance Committee:
Overall tax impact if all passed:$1.29 est
Article 3 ( Professional
Staff ): $0.43, Article 5 ( Support Staff ): $0.10, and Operating Budget:
Estimated tax impacts from Coop if all passed:
Estimated tax impacts from Town if all passed:
Mike D made a motion to enter Non-Public
session per RSA 91-A:3II(c) “Matters which if discussed in public, would likely
affect adversely the reputation of any person…” and RSA 91-A:3II(e)
“Consideration or negotiation of pending claims or litigation…”.Mike M seconded.The motion carried 5-0.Board entered Non-Public session at 8:10 PM.
Board came back into Public
session at 8:55 PM.
Mike D made a motion “To create an administrative
Special Education Coordinator position to begin on July 1, 2006.Beth seconded.Motion passed 4-1.Mike M against.
Mike D made a motion “To indemnifya
contracted consultant for work to be performed for the Brookline School
District providing a written statement of confirmation of coverage by Primex is obtained.”Mike M seconded.Motion passed
Mike D made a motion to seal minutes of Non-Public
Session.Dave seconded.Motion passed 5-0.
Mike M made a motion to adjourn.Mike D seconded.Motion passed 5-0.