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Meetings & Minutes

Ladd School Board

LADD — The Ladd School Board took action on the following items at its meeting April 17:

• Learned the Title I grant was approved to purchase 10 iPads, a storage cart and staff development.

• Learned Jim Rochetto resigned from the Ladd Community Education and Enrichment Foundation. The new president is Mark Merkel with Tony Michels as vice president.

• Heard the PTO just concluded a Scholastic Book Fair. They are planning an end of the year all school picnic on May 21.

• Approved applying for a school maintenance grant.

• Approved splitting Grades 2, 5 and 6 for the 2012-13 school year.

• Discussed types of gym banners to honor various sports teams.

• Approved the sale of the Leepertown School by the Leepertown District.

• Directed Superintendent Michelle Zeko to seek a part-time principal for the 2012-13 school year with strengths in technology, special education, professional development and curriculum development.

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