The Pottsville Area School District holds its meetings on the second Wednesday of each month beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the D.H.H. Lengel Middle School Auditorum, 1541 West Laurel Boulevard, Pottsville, Pennsylvania 17901, unless otherwise posted or advertised.
The School Board Directors invite and encourage attendance at all meetings of the Board.
The School Board will strive to answer questions pertaining to the current agenda at the beginning of the school board meeting, in a conscious effort to maintain transparent practices. After the School Board agenda is posted online, questions may be emailed to email@example.com by 2:00 PM the day of the meeting. Questions pertaining to the agenda posted online will be answered in the order received for a period not to exceed 30 minutes. If the questions are not able to be answered during the 30-minute period, the school board will endeavor to answer the questions at the beginning of the next school board meeting. Questions pertaining to confidential personnel matters will not be addressed. Questions that require some research or further inquiry might not be answered at the current school board meeting. The question answer period does not replace the public’s current right to public comment.”
2022 School Board Meeting Dates:
May 18 (3rd Wednesday)
2022 Committee Meetings:
- Finance Meetings – will meet on the First Friday of month at 7:00 am. (First meeting will be held on Friday, January 7, 2022).
- Athletic Meetings – will meet on the First Thursday of month at 7:00 am (First meeting will be held on Thursday, January 6, 2022). There will be no Athletic Committee meeting in December.
- Technology Meetings – will meet on the Third Thursday of month at 4:30 pm (First meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 18, 2022).
- Facilities and Grounds Meetings – will meet on the Third Thursday of month at 7:00 am (First meeting will be held on Thursday, January 20, 2022).
- Ad hoc Meetings include the following:
- IU – STC
- Promotion, Public Relations
- Labor Relations
- Clair Committee
- Food Services
- Personnel (not scheduled)
All committee meetings are held in the Board room at the Academic Center.Mrs. Stephanie Buchanan, Member
Mr. Harry Ciavarella, Member
Mrs. Ashley DeWitt, Member
Mr. Craig Shields, Member
Mr. Bob Thomas, Member
Mr. Jerome Urban, Member
Back row ~ Mr. Jerome Urban, Mrs. Pat Lombel (Board Secretary), Ms. Linda Wytovich (Treasurer), Mr. Craig Shields, Dr. Sarah Yoder (Superintendent), Attorney John Huerta, Mr. Harry Ciavarella and Mr. Bob Thomas
Front row ~ Zowie Zokuskie (Junior Board member), Mrs. Stacy Stair (Business Manager), Mrs. Ashley DeWitt, Dr. Michael Cardamone (President), Mrs. Stephanie Buchanan, Dr. Ann Blankenhorn (Vice President) and Angelina Madonna (Junior Board member)