Mars school board
ADAMS TWP — The Mars Area School Board took these actions at its July 2 meeting:
Approved the reappointment of Dillon McCandless King & Graham as the district's solicitor for the 2019-2020 school year at an hourly rate of $175 to cover all legal services and attendance at board meetings. Fees for legal services relating to financial matters, the issuance of bonds and other transactions will be set on a case-by-case basis.
Approved Dr. Syed Hyder as the physician of record and Dr. Tera Lynne Depaoli as the dentist of record for the 2019-2020 school year
Approved the Mars Soccer Boosters Club and Mars Marching Band Boosters as school-affiliated organizations for the 2019-2020 school year
Accepted the resignation of Kristan Burtner as guidance counselor and Raymond Bruschi as custodian
Approved Krista Cornelius as custodian; Amber Foster as speech therapist at a Step 1 Master's salary; Lauren Klein as a part-time social worker at an 80 percent Step 1 Master's Salary; and Dana Greco as a special-education teacher at the elementary school at a Step 1 Bachelor's salary
Approved Daniel Herr, Ronery Lagoon and Theodore Hunt as full-time school police officers at a rate of $24 per hour and Gerald K. Markle and Peter J. Vogel as substitute police officers at a rate of $24 per hour.