SAD 27 directors to meet via video conference May 6

FORT KENT, Maine — The 876th Meeting of the Directors of MSAD No. 27 will be held at 6:00 P.M. on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 via Zoom Video Conferencing.

Notice to the public: In accordance with An Act To Implement Provisions Necessary to the Health, Welfare, and Safety of the Citizens of Maine in Response to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency, and enacted to read Sec. G-1 1 MRSA § 403-A Public proceedings through remote access during declaration of state of emergency due to COVID-19, board meetings will be held via Zoom Video Conferencing. Any member of the public who would like to watch the meeting, and ask questions during the public
participation period, can do so by accessing the following link:


1. Call meeting to Order

2. Adjustments to the Agenda

3. Period of Public Participation on Items of this Agenda

4. Approval of Minutes

a. Approval of the 875rd Special Meeting, April 13, 2020

5. Approval of Financial Statements

a. Approval of the February 2020 Financial Statement

b. Approval of the March 2020 Financial Statement

6. Superintendent

a. COVID19 Updates

i. Department of Education Updates

ii. Reintegration Plan

b. Senior Graduation Survey

c. VUESC Discussions

d. Correspondence and Announcements

e. Administrator Reports

7. Committee Reports

a. Policy Committee

i. Second Read of Policy BEDH: Public Participation at Board Meetings

b. DOE Meeting Sub-Committee

8. Items of Business

Old Business:

a. MSAD27 Stormwater/Sewer System

New Business:

a. Items for Information:
I. Retirements
i. MSAD27 Speech Pathologist
II. Resignations
i. VRMS Teacher
ii. FKES Teacher
iii. Part Time Bus Driver
III. Transfers
i. CHS Special Education Teacher to VRMS
IV. New Hires
V. Current Openings
i. Speech Pathologist
ii. CHS Special Education Teacher
iii. FKES Teacher
iv. CHS/VRMS Guidance Secretary
v. Part Time Bus Driver

b. RFP for Legal Services

c. To consider approving the superintendent’s nominations for first year probationary to second year probationary teachers for 2020-2021.

d. To consider approving the superintendent’s nominations for second year probationary to third year probationary teachers for 2020-2021.

e. To consider approving the superintendent’s nominations for continuing contracts and other district professionals to cover 2020-2021.

f. To consider approving the extension of administrator contracts by one additional year to cover 2021-2022.

g. To consider approving the extension of MSAD27 administrator contracts serving Valley Unified positions by one additional year to cover 2021-2022.

h. Motion to enter into executive session pursuant to 1 M.R.S.A. § 405 (6)(D) Labor contract discussion concerning the Collective Bargaining Agreement, MSAD27 Education Association, Teacher Unit.

9. Motion to Adjourn

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