Scarsdale Board of Ed Meeting Agenda: Jan. 7

Tonight the Scarsdale Board of Ed will meet at 8:00 p.m. at SHS.

After a winter break, the Scarsdale Board of Education is meeting once again. Tonight's 8:00 p.m. meeting is being held at Scarsdale High School.

The agenda for tonight's meeting includes:

  • Part two of "Building Needs for the Future," an education report, presented by Peter Gisolfi of Peter Gisolfi Associates, District Architects 
  • Acceptance of several gifts for the school district

According to the published agenda for tonight's board meeting, the gifts include:

  • $24,882 to Scarsdale Middle School to be used for the items listed in the 12/21/12 letter from the Middle School PTA President as part of the PTA’s “One Time Gift” (Donor: Scarsdale Middle School PTA)
  • $5,000 from the Middle School PTA from the PTA’s general fund to be contributed to the Board’s gift-pool account. (Donor:  Scarsdale Middle School PTA)
  • $7,147 to Scarsdale Middle School to purchase the following gifts:
  1. One LCD panel and mounting panel (library) $978.00
  2. Two Yamaha 4-valve euphoniums- $3,465.00
  3. Video camera, battery, 2 SD cards: $2,704.00       

($3,480.00 of this gift comes from 2011-12 unspent gift funds and $3,667.00 from the 2012-13 school year allotment of $10,000.00.) (Donor: Scarsdale Middle School PTA)

  • One string bass musical instrument with stand and two bows to the District for use by the music department; estimated value: $2,500.00. (Donor: Therese Rabieh, 192 Fox Meadow Road)

The following are a list of the upcoming meetings scheduled by the Scarsdale Board of Education for the month of January:

  • Board Meeting with Greenacres School Principal, Wednesday, January 9, 2013, 6:45 p.m., Board Conference Room, High School
  • Community Budget Forum, Wednesday, January 9, 2013, at 7:30 p.m., Room 170-172, High School (Snow date:  January 17, 2013, 7:30 p.m.)
  • Board Meeting (Executive Session anticipated), Monday, January 14, 2013, 7:00 p.m., Board Conference Room
  • Board Meeting with STA Executive Committee, Monday, January 14, 2013, 8:00 p.m., Room 170, High School
  • Community Budget Forum, Wednesday, January 16, 2013, at 10:00 a.m., Girl Scout House, Wayside Lane (Snow date:  Thursday, January 17, 2013, 10:00 a.m.)
  • Meeting with health insurance consultants, Tuesday, January 22, 2013, 6:30 p.m., Board Conference Room, Scarsdale High
  • Meeting with Middle School parents and constituents, Tuesday, January 22, 2013, 7:15 p.m., Room 170-72, Scarsdale High School
  • Board Meeting, Monday, January 22, 2013, 8:00 p.m., Room 170-72, Scarsdale High School
  • Joint Board Meeting with Village Trustees, Thursday, January 24, 2013, 6:30 p.m., in the Scott Room, Scarsdale Public Library

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