Williams Valley names new elementary principal, OKs basic safety options with masks optional | Information

TOWER Town — The Williams Valley faculty board at its assembly Thursday unanimously approved the resignation of elementary Principal Nicholas Sajone, successful June 28, and also unanimously reassigned Tracey Weller from virtual academy principal to elementary faculty principal.

The board also unanimously authorised the 2021-22 health and security strategy which is demanded by the point out. The district will advocate adherence to CDC rules as they apply to the coronavirus pandemic, although masking will be an personal selection.

“If we see a need to have or we see spikes (of instances) in the district, we can generally modify our plan at that time,” board President James Monger explained in an job interview immediately after the assembly.

Board associates Tracey Minnich and John Mika have been absent.

The board held an executive session to go over personnel.

Reviews from the enterprise manager, routine maintenance supervisor, specific schooling supervisor, technological know-how director, federal method and group liaison and athletic director were listened to.

The board unanimously approved the treasurer and action fund studies, as nicely as the payment of charges about typical, activity and cafeteria cash.

New organization bundled unanimous using the services of of coaches for the 2021-22 college yr and appointing volunteer coaches. The hired coaches are: Dennis Kasper Sr., head boys’ basketball Dennis Kasper Jr., assistant boys’ basketball Shane Zellers, head girls’ basketball and Matthew Fickinger, head volleyball.

Varsity softball coach Ryan Underkoffler, in the meantime, highlighted his team’s 21-5 year, its sixth consecutive District 11 championship earn and its advancement to the point out semifinals, where the Woman Vikings shed to the eventual state champions from Line Mountain Significant Faculty.

“It was a very productive season. I couldn’t have been prouder of the women making it as considerably as they did,” Underkoffler explained in an job interview in advance of the meeting.

He acknowledged his team’s seniors as very well as the Woman Vikings’ support of teammate Cassie Harris, who is in therapy for Hodgkin lymphoma. Even though she was not able to engage in in all online games this period, the group exhibited her jersey at just about every sport.

Underkoffler also regarded the achievements of the learners and coaches of the junior superior and junior varsity teams.

The board talked about funds meetings to start out at 6 p.m. Aug. 26 and go on at that time prior to board meetings by means of June.

Prior to adjournment, the board regarded former Williams Valley Superior College Band Director John Potlunas, who died July 13.

The following general public meeting is set for 7:30 p.m. Aug. 12, with the typical govt session at 7 p.m. The board proceeds to satisfy in the library, next masking and social distancing protocols.