Minutes

of the

KUTZTOWN AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT

Reorganization Meeting

Monday, December 5, 2005

 

The Board of Directors of Kutztown Area School District met for the annual reorganization board meeting on Monday, December 5, 2005 at 7:00 p.m. in the Maxatawny Elementary School Multi-purpose Room pursuant to due notice to board members and the public.

 

Present           Patricia Bealer, Kay Churchman, Alan Darion, Dennis Ritter, Don Vymazal,

Members         Daniel Walter, William Yurvati, Carl Ziegler

                       

Absent             Dale Reppert

 

Also                 Joseph Pugliese-Board Treasurer, Gretchen Diehl-Board Secretary, Nick Lazo

Present           Lu Palmer, Eric Erb, Lorraine Felker, Jim Orwig, Peter Miller, Barbara Richard,

Sheryl Snyder, Lori Arndt, Mary Paterno, Donna Keglovitz, Harry McGonigle, Shelby Brett, Lou Cottone, Dan Roman-The Patriot

 

Call to              The meeting was called to order at 7:04 p.m. by Don Vymazal.

Order              

 

Temporary      Motion made by William Yurvati, seconded by Patricia Bealer, to nominate

Chairperson    Carl Ziegler as temporary chairperson for the purpose of reorganization.

 

                        Motion made by Dennis Ritter, seconded by William Yurvati, to close nominations.

            Motion carried unanimously.

 

                        Motion carried unanimously by aye votes of all present hold-over board

                        members for Carl Ziegler as temporary chairperson.

 

Swearing in of Temporary Chairperson Carl Ziegler swore in Patricia Bealer, Alan Darion,

New Members Don Vymazal and Daniel Walter. They recited the oath of office.

 

President        Motion made by William Yurvati, seconded by Dennis Ritter, to nominate

            Don Vymazal as president of the school board.

 

Motion made by Alan Darion, seconded by Patricia Bealer, to close nominations for president.

                        Motion carried unanimously.

 

Roll call vote:    Yes  8        No  0       Absent   1 (Reppert)

                        Motion carried for Don Vymazal as Board President.

 

Vice                 Motion made by Patricia Bealer, seconded by Dennis Ritter, to nominate

President        Carl Ziegler as vice-president of the school board.

 

Motion made by Alan Darion, seconded by William Yurvati, to close nominations for vice-president.

                        Motion carried unanimously.

 

Roll call vote:    Yes  8        No  0       Absent   1 (Reppert)

                        Motion carried for Carl Ziegler as Board Vice-President.

 

 

 

 

Committee       Motion made by Dennis Ritter, seconded by Patricia Bealer, to approve the

Members and committee members for Budget and Finance, Policy and Curriculum, Extra-

Association     Curricular, Personnel, Facilities, Negotiations, and Strategic Plan Steering Committees

Representatives  and representatives with alternates for the Berks E.I.T. Bureau, Pennsylvania

For 2006          School Boards Assoc. (PSBA), Berks Career and Technology Center (BCTC),

and Berks Vo-Tech Authority as detailed in Exhibit A.

                        Roll call vote:    Yes  8        No  0       Absent   1 (Reppert)

                        Motion carried.

 

                        Mr. Ritter will continue as representative to the Berks County Intermediate

                        Unit. His term ends June 30, 2006.

 

The Feasibility Committee is currently inactive.

 

2006 School    Motion made by Carl Ziegler, seconded by Patricia Bealer, to approve the

Board Meeting 2006 board meeting dates, places, and times as per Exhibit B.

Dates               Roll call vote:    Yes  8        No  0       Absent   1 (Reppert)

                        Motion carried.

 

2006                Motion made by Patricia Bealer, seconded by Kay Churchman, to approve the

Reorganization 2006 Committee Meeting dates, places, and times as per Exhibit B and

& Committee   the annual Reorganization Meeting which is scheduled for Monday,

Meeting           December 4, 2006 at 7:00 p.m. at the Kutztown Elementary School.

Dates               Roll call vote:    Yes  8        No  0       Absent   1 (Reppert)

                        Motion carried.

                         

Adjournment   Motion made by Dennis Ritter, seconded by Patricia Bealer, to adjourn the meeting at 7:36 p.m.

            Motion carried unanimously.

 

 

                                                                             Respectfully submitted,

 

 

 

                                                                             Gretchen A. Diehl

                                                                             School Board Secretary