Board moves ahead with roof project

Montoursville Area School Board voted to move forward with a roof replacement project at Loyalsock Valley Elementary School Library during its regular monthly meeting Tuesday night.

Weatherproofing Technologies, Inc. was approved to perform the work at a cost of $200,000 in accordance with the Pennsylvania Education Joint Purchasing Council.

Voting in favor were Dora Pioli, Scott Konkle, George Hagemeyer, James Bergen, Jill Kaplan, Thomas McNamara, Jeff Schans, Dale Ulmer, and Ellen Stoner.

In other action, the board unanimously approved an amendment to the district’s 2013-14 student handbook prohibiting the possession and use of e-cigarettes/ vaporizing devices.

In personnel matters, school directors accepted the resignations of Tiffany Stutzman and Michelle Taylor as cafeteria workers, effective Oct. 25.

Tracey Ulmer was appointed as a part-time cafeteria worker at Lyter Elementary School at $7.75 per hour.