October 17, 2018 - Lenape Regional High School District Board Highlights

CAP Scholarship Presentation

Board of Education Check Presentation
  • The Board of Education accepted a $30,000 donation from the Lenape Regional Foundation, Inc. to provide scholarships for College Accelerated Program (CAP) credit. Foundation President Edward O'Malley was on hand to present this donation to the Board. The CAP scholarships are available to eligible students for up to 2 CAP courses. To be eligible, the student must qualify for the Federal free/reduced lunch program, have a minimum 2.5 GPA, be taking at least 1 CAP Course from either Rowan College at Burlington County (RCBC) or Rowan University and have filled out the required scholarship application. 

District Security and Emergency Management Presentation

Security Presentation
  • Lenape Regional High School District Security and Emergency Management Coordinator James Kehoe gave a public presentation of the semi-annual and final student safety data system report for the 2017-2018 school year. 

Employment

Transfers and Promotions

Leaves of Absence

Resignations and Retirements

Policy

    • The Board of Education approved the second reading of revised Board of Education Policy 1550:  Equal Employment/Anti-Discrimination Practices.
    • The Board of Education approved the second reading of revised Board of Education Policy 1613:  Disclosure and Review of Applicants Employment History.
    • The Board of Education approved the second reading of revised Board of Education Policy 2431:  Athletic Competition.
    • The Board of Education approved the second reading of revised Board of Education Regulation 2431.1:  Emergency Procedures for Athletic Practices and Competitions.
    • The Board of Education approved the second reading of revised Board of Education Regulation 2431.2:  Medical Examination Prior to Participation on a School-Sponsored Interscholastic or Intramural Team or Squad.
    • The Board of Education approved the second reading of revised Board of Education Policy 2700:  Services to Nonpublic School Pupils.
    • The Board of Education approved the second reading of revised Board of Education Policy 4219:  Commercial Driver Controlled Substances and Alcohol Use Testing.
    • The Board of Education approved the second reading of revised Board of Education Policy 5512:  Harassment Intimidation and Bullying.
    • The Board of Education approved the second reading of revised Board of Education Policy 5533:  Student Smoking.
    • The Board of Education approved the second reading of revised Board of Education Policy 5610:  Suspension and Regulation 5610:  Suspension Procedures.
    • The Board of Education approved the second reading of revised Board of Education Policy 7100:  Long-Range Facilities Planning.
    • The Board of Education approved the second reading of revised Board of Education Policy 7440:  School District Security.
    • The Board of Education approved the second reading of revised Board of Education Policy 7441:  Electronic Surveillance in School Buildings and on School Grounds.
    • The Board of Education approved the second reading of revised Board of Education Policy 8462:  Reporting Potentially Missing or Abused Children.
    • The Board of Education approved the second reading of revised Board of Education Policy 8507:  Breakfast Offer Versus Serve (OVS).
    • The Board of Education approved the second reading of revised Board of Education Policy 8550:  Unpaid Meal Charges/Outstanding Food Service Charges.
    • The Board of Education approved the second reading of revised Board of Education Policy 8630:  Bus Driver/Bus Aide Responsibility.

Donations

    • The Board of Education approved the monetary donation of $30,000 for District CAP Scholarships from Lenape Regional Foundation, Inc.
    • The Board of Education approved the monetary donation of $644.74 for Shawnee's Counseling Center Supplies from Shawnee Class of 2018.
    • The Board of Education approved the monetary donation of $3,000 for Seneca's Field Hockey Program from Feigus Office Furniture.
    • The Board of Education approved the monetary donation of $535 for Seneca's Girls Soccer Program from Seneca Girls Soccer Booster Club.
    • The Board of Education approved the monetary donation of $360 for Cherokee's Technology Department from Foundation for Education.
    • The Board of Education approved the donation of a Wawa Gift Card of $100 for Cherokee's Financial Aid Night from Foundation for Education.

Miscellaneous

  • Numerous other requests for approval of student activities and education items were approved by the Board of Education. These approvals are reflected in the formal minutes of the meeting which are available in the office of the Board of Education Secretary.
     
    The next Board of Education meeting is Wednesday, November 14th at 7:30 p.m. at the Lenape District Administration Building in Shamong.