School Board adopts conduct, dignity, civility policies

JULIE LANE PHOTO | A new water tank is being readied for installation at Shelter Island School. Work is expected to be completed within two or three weeks, according to Superintendent Michael Hynes.

The Shelter Island Board of Education adopted policies at its July 10 meeting related to issues of behavior, dress and language both in the school building, on school property and on buses or at school-related extra-curricular activities. The new standards also prohibit bullying, discrimination, harassment or intimidation.

The full policies are posted on the school’s website and are called the Code of Conduct on School Property; the Dignity for All Students Act; and Civility, Citizenship and Character Education/Interpersonal Violence Prevention Education.

While there hadn’t been first readings on the policies as is generally the rule, all are routine and were reviewed prior to putting them up for a vote, according to Superintendent Michael Hynes. All had to be in place prior to the start of the school term in September and could be amended in the future if any board member wanted to raise that issue, he said.

Work is under way on new windows and a water tank for the building and inside with plans already being implemented for use of space, Dr. Hynes said. The windows should be completed by mid-August. They were part of the project slated for last summer, but time ran out and rather than disrupt school operations, the decision was made to hold off on the installation until this summer.

The water tank installation has required turning off water in the building right now and it is expected to be completed within two or three weeks, depending on weather, Dr. Hynes said.

Inside, the space previously used for the library has been emptied and is being converted for use as an administrative suite. The library is being moved elsewhere in the building and the first floor space will also accommodate the business office and a separate board room for meetings.

Work is also under way to convert rooms to create two academic suites — one devoted to math, science and technology and the other to the humanities. The administrative suite is expected to be functional within a week or two, Dr. Hynes said. He had suggested moving it to the old library space as a security measure since most visitors to the building are bound for that office and now won’t have to walk throughout the rest of the building to reach him.

Dr. Hynes also told the board the school needs a “booster club” and agreed to work with board members Tom Graffagnino and Mark Kanarvogel to start one. Board member Linda Eklund pointed out that several years ago, when the district’s budget failed to pass, a booster club was able to raise money to support sports activities that otherwise would have been cancelled.

In a cost-saving measure, the board agreed not to join the Nassau-Suffolk School Boards Association at a cost of $2,525. Shelter Island has bypassed the membership for the past couple of years. Board member Elizabeth Melichar said since money wouldn’t be spent on various out-of-town conferences and events in the next year, it might be beneficial to join the organization to attend more local forums. But others said they could still attend those forums at an increased price, but still not as expensive as it would cost for dues.

The board approved the following appointments:
• Walter Brigham III to receive extra compensation at his daily rate for providing computer support and supervision during the summer months;
• Deborah Vecchio to serve as board clerk at the rate of $30 an hour as necessary in the event Jacqueline Dunning is absent;
• Susan Higgins to serve as a substitute custodian at the rate of $15 per hour as needed;
• Jennifer Gulluscio for summer school registration, retroactive to June 28 and 29 and
* Lindsay Rando as summer school special education aide for 24 hours, retroactive to July 1 and continuing through July 26.

135 Comment

  • Reminds me of your “street lit” debate.

  • Just what a amazing experience it truly is find out the way most of us feel is correct for us. I hope that I can easily 1 day find peace for example you have.

  • It’s always the way isn’t it – spending hours looking for something, only to find a page like this that provides you everything in one place that you’ve just wasted hours researching! The way in which you have written this is both informative, but also very simple to understand and a pleasure to read. Not an easy task given the subject discussed. Thank you, I have discovered something new today, which I like to try and achieve everyday. Thank you so much for taking the time to post this. I have placed a link to this page from my Facebook account, I hope that’s alright?

  • If only I had discovered this page sooner, it would have saved me sooooo much time. Considering the topic covered, you have done a fantastic job of making this informative, yet fun to read – great job, well done! I like to try to learn something everyday, and this article has certainly enlightened me. My mom always said “a day without learning something is a wasted day”. I have certainly learned a lot from this piece, thank you. If it’s okay with you, I’d like to put a link to your website from my Facebook page, I hope that’s okay?

  • Its like you read my mind! You appear to know so much about this, such as you wrote the e-book in it or something. I believe that you simply can do with some p.c. to drive the message home a bit, but instead of that, this is great blog. An excellent read. I’ll certainly be back.

  • hey there and thank you for your info – I have definitely picked up anything new from right here. I did however expertise some technical points using this website, as I experienced to reload the web site a lot of times previous to I could get it to load properly. I had been wondering if your web host is OK? Not that I am complaining, but slow loading instances times will very frequently affect your placement in google and could damage your quality score if advertising and marketing with Adwords. Anyway I’m adding this RSS to my email and could look out for a lot more of your respective interesting content. Make sure you update this again soon.

  • I do not even know how I ended up here, but I thought this website was good. I don’t know who you are but definitely you are going to be a famous webmaster if you aren’t already ;) Thanks!

  • I might adore to retire where air conditioning is not needed, as well as a dog park with benches is nearby.

  • Thanks so much for the blog.Thanks Again. Really Cool.

  • My brother recommended I may like this web site. He used to be totally right. This submit actually made my day. You cann’t imagine simply how much time I had spent for this information! Thanks!

  • I do not even know the way I stopped up right here, but I thought this post was once great. I don’t recognize who you’re but certainly you’re going to a well-known blogger in the event you are not already. Cheers!

  • Thanks , I have just been looking for information approximately this topic for ages and yours is the greatest I’ve found out till now. But, what concerning the bottom line? Are you sure in regards to the source?

  • I simply had to thank you vastly a good deal on one occasion additional. I’m not confident what I would have ended to happen in the absence of the real solutions documented by you regarding my field. It completely was a valid threatening circumstance in my view, but living being intelligent to view a pristine specialised vogue you resolved it ended me to leap over gratification. I will be happier for this assistance as fine as really aspiration you recognize what a robust occupation you are forever putting in instructing people today with the aid of a web place. I identify that you have never extend across one of us.

  • Great goods from you, man. I have keep in mind your stuff previous to and you’re simply extremely magnificent. I actually like what you have obtained right here, certainly like what you are saying and the way in which during which you assert it. You make it entertaining and you still care for to keep it wise. I cant wait to read far more from you. This is actually a great web site.

  • The crux of your writing while appearing reasonable originally, did not settle very well with me after some time. Someplace throughout the paragraphs you actually managed to make me a believer but only for a short while. I however have got a problem with your jumps in logic and you would do well to fill in those breaks. In the event you actually can accomplish that, I will undoubtedly be fascinated.

  • Thanks for all of your labor on this web site. Ellie enjoys conducting research and it’s really simple to grasp why. All of us hear all about the compelling means you present advantageous guides through this website and therefore encourage participation from people on this subject then my princess is undoubtedly being taught a great deal. Have fun with the rest of the new year. You are always carrying out a splendid job.

  • My wife and i ended up being now fulfilled when Jordan managed to deal with his investigation through the entire ideas he made through your web page. It’s not at all simplistic just to always be releasing things that many men and women could have been trying to sell. Therefore we understand we have got the website owner to appreciate for this. All the illustrations you’ve made, the simple website navigation, the relationships you help to engender – it is all unbelievable, and it is aiding our son in addition to us feel that the theme is satisfying, and that is quite pressing. Thank you for everything!

  • I think the admin of this website is truly working hard for his web page, for the reason that here every data is quality based material.

  • I haven’t checked in here for a while since I thought it was getting boring, but the last several posts are good quality so I guess I will add you back to my everyday bloglist. You deserve it my friend :)

  • Its in the vein of you interpret my mind! You appear to identify a lot in relation to this, comparable you wrote the book in it otherwise impressive. I ponder that you could solve with a few pics to drive the message home a bit, on the contrary new than that, this is admirable blog. An outstanding recite. I will beyond doubt be present back.

  • I’m really impressed with your writing skills as well as with the layout on your blog. Is this a paid theme or did you customize it yourself? Either way keep up the nice quality writing, it is rare to see a nice blog like this one nowadays..

  • Heya are using WordPress for your blog platform? I’m new to the blog world but I’m trying to get started and create my own. Do you need any html coding knowledge to make your own blog? Any help would be greatly appreciated!

  • I visited many websites except the audio quality for audio songs current at this web site is really fabulous.

  • Wow, this paragraph is fastidious, my younger sister is analyzing these kinds of things, thus I am going to inform her.

  • Thank you, I’ve just been looking for information about this subject for a long time and yours is the greatest I have discovered so far. However, what in regards to the bottom line? Are you sure in regards to the source?

  • you’ve gotten an excellent weblog right here! would you wish to make some invite posts on my weblog?

  • Dead written content material , Really enjoyed examining .

  • Howdy! Do you use Twitter? I’d like to follow you if that would be okay. I’m definitely enjoying your blog and look forward to new updates.

  • If any one wants to be a successful blogger, after that he/she must look at this article, for the reason that it consists of methods related to that.

  • Just wish to say your article is as surprising. The clarity in your post is simply excellent and i could assume you are an expert on this subject. Well with your permission allow me to grab your RSS feed to keep up to date with forthcoming post. Thanks a million and please continue the gratifying work.

  • Searched Yahoo/Bing and ended up here its good so I posted the site on my Facebook account !

  • I value the article post.Thanks Again. Much obliged.

  • Hi just wanted to give you a brief heads up and let you know a few of the pictures aren’t loading correctly. I’m not sure why but I think its a linking issue. I’ve tried it in two different internet browsers and both show the same outcome.

  • Magnificent beat ! I would like to apprentice while you amend your site, how can i subscribe for a weblog website? The account helped me a acceptable deal. I have been a little bit familiar of this your broadcast provided vivid transparent concept

  • Hi, this weekend is fastidious in support of me, for the reason that this time
    i am reading this great educational article here at my
    residence.

  • Looking forward to reading more. Great article.Much thanks again. Keep writing.

  • Thanks , I have just been probing for information approximately this topic for a prolonged period and yours is the supreme I have came ahead so far-flung. Yet, what in regards to the underneath line? Are you undeniable regarding the source?

  • What’s Attractive place i’m pristine to this, I stumbled ahead this I have bare It extremely of use and it has helped me out loads. I am hoping to give a contribution & aid new users like its helped me. Abundant job.

  • Unquestionably believe that which you said. Your favorite justification seemed to be on the internet the simplest thing to be aware of. I say to you, I certainly get annoyed while people think about worries that they plainly don’t know about. You managed to hit the nail upon the top and also defined out the whole thing without having side effect , people could take a signal. Will likely be back to get more. Thanks

  • I’ve of late in progress a blog, and the information you submit on this website has helped me a lot. Express gratitude you for all of your calculate & work.

  • Always happy to read amazing articles.. Desire be back in support of additional for sure! Thank you for sharing

  • It¡¦s really a great and useful piece of information. I¡¦m glad that you simply shared this useful info with us. Please keep us informed like this. Thanks for sharing.

  • Hey there! This is my jdhipss first comment here so I just wanted to give a quick shout out and say I genuinely enjoy reading your articles. Can you suggest any other blogs/websites/forums that go over the same topics? Many thanks!

  • I’m happy I found this weblog, I couldnt find any data on this topic matter prior to. I also run a site and if you want to ever serious in a little bit of guest writing for me if feasible really feel free to let me know, i’m always appear for people to verify out my site. Please stop by and leave a comment sometime!

  • great submit, very informative. I’m wondering why the opposite specialists of this sector do not understand this. You must continue your writing. I’m confident, you have a great readers’ base already!

  • Nice read, I just passed this onto a colleague who was doing some research on that. And he actually bought me lunch since I found it for him smile So let me rephrase that: Thanks for lunch!

  • Hello there! Would you mind if I share your blog with my twitter group? There’s a lot of people that I think would really enjoy your content. Please let me know. Thanks

  • This is very interesting, You’re a very skilled blogger. I have joined your rss feed and look forward to seeking more of your magnificent post. Also, I’ve shared your web site in my social networks!

  • Nice blog here! Also your website loads up very fast! What host are you using? Can I get your affiliate link to your host? I wish my website loaded up as quickly as yours lol

  • Hello, I enjoy reading through your article post. I wanted to write a little comment to support you.

  • I think this site contains some rattling great info for everyone. “As we grow oldthe beauty steals inward.” by Ralph Waldo Emerson.

  • Nice read, I just passed this onto a colleague who was doing some research on that. And he just bought me lunch as I found it for him smile Therefore let me rephrase that: Thanks for lunch! “But O the truth, the truth. The many eyes That look on it The diverse things they see.” by George Meredith.

  • Hmm it looks like your site ate my first comment (it was extremely long) so I guess I’ll just sum it up what I submitted and say, I’m thoroughly enjoying your blog. I too am an aspiring blog blogger but I’m still new to the whole thing. Do you have any suggestions for beginner blog writers? I’d certainly appreciate it.

  • Great ¡V I should definitely pronounce, impressed with your website. I had no trouble navigating through all the tabs and related information ended up being truly easy to do to access. I recently found what I hoped for before you know it in the least. Quite unusual. Is likely to appreciate it for those who add forums or something, site theme . a tones way for your client to communicate. Excellent task..

  • I like what you guys are up also. Such smart work and reporting! Keep up the superb works guys I have incorporated you guys to my blogroll. I think it’ll improve the value of my website :)

  • You could definitely see your skills in the paintings you write. The arena hopes for even more passionate writers such as you who aren’t afraid to say how they believe. Always go after your heart.

  • I in words of one syllable had to thank you vastly a large amount time was additional. I’m not selected what I would have completed to happen in the absence of the genuine solutions recognized by you regarding my field. It completely was a valid intimidating circumstance in my view, but living being talented to view a new specialised vogue you resolved it completed me to leap more than ease. I will be present happier for this assistance as fine as really aspiration you realize what a sturdy job you are forever putting in instructing people now with the abet of a web site. I get that you have not at all be as long as transversely one of us.

  • naturally like your website but you need to check the spelling on quite a few of your posts. Several of them are rife with spelling problems and I find it very troublesome to tell the truth nevertheless I will surely come again again.

  • Well I truly liked reading it. This information provided by you is very effective for correct planning.

  • Wow! This could be one particular of the most jdhipss useful blogs We’ve ever arrive across on this subject. Basically Magnificent. I am also a specialist in this topic therefore I can understand your hard work.

  • I like this post, enjoyed this one appreciate it for posting .

  • Im Straßenverkehr ist ein Unfall schnell passiert. Einen ersten Ãœberblick verschaffen unsere bereitgestellten Checklisten. Martin Steinreiser bietet Ihnen im Raum Berlin ein umfassendes Leistungsspektrum an, um alle Eventualitäten erfassen zu können.

  • How do I restore my computer to an earlier time?

  • Keep up the superb piece of work, I read few articles on this website and I believe that your website is real interesting and contains bands of fantastic info .

  • Hi there, You’ve done an excellent job. I will certainly digg it and personally suggest to my friends. I am confident they’ll be benefited from this website.

  • You could certainly see your expertise in the work you write. The arena hopes for more passionate writers such as you who aren’t afraid to mention how they believe. Always go after your heart. “What power has law where only money rules.” by Gaius Petronius.

  • Good day! Do you know if they make any plugins to safeguard against hackers? I’m kinda paranoid about losing everything I’ve worked hard on. Any suggestions?

  • In unserem Suche/Biete kannst du deine gebrauchten Aquaristik Artikel Verkaufen oder willst du welche Verkaufen ?

  • I simply want to tell you that I am just beginner to blogs and really liked your web blog. Probably I’m likely to bookmark your blog . You definitely come with awesome articles and reviews. Regards for sharing your web site.

  • It is in point of fact a great and useful piece of information. I’m glad that you just shared this helpful info with us. Please keep us up to date like this. Thank you for sharing.

  • When I originally commented I clicked the “Notify me when new comments are added” checkbox and now each time a comment is added I get several emails with the same comment. Is there any way you can remove me from that service? Bless you!

  • I’d also like to mention that most of those who find themselves with out health insurance are generally students, self-employed and those that are jobless. More than half of the uninsured are really under the age of Thirty five. They do not come to feel they are in need of health insurance as they are young as well as healthy. The income is often spent on property, food, and also entertainment. Many individuals that do go to work either 100 % or as a hobby are not given insurance via their work so they head out without due to the rising price of health insurance in the states. Thanks for the suggestions you discuss through this website.

  • Hello.This article was really motivating, especially because I was investigating for thoughts on this subject last Wednesday.

  • Awesome article post. Much obliged.

  • Hey there are using WordPress for your blog platform? I’m new to the blog world but I’m trying to get started and create my own. Do you require any html coding expertise to make your own blog? Any help would be greatly appreciated!

  • Pingback: cheapoair promo code

  • Pingback: unlock her legs

  • Pingback: over here

  • Pingback: http://cererdf.org

  • Pingback: Manifestation Miracle Review

  • Pingback: Film and TV Production

  • Pingback: Part time jobs in singapore

  • Pingback: read

  • Pingback: VIS jewelry

  • Pingback: My Homepage

  • Pingback: Bobsweep Review

  • Pingback: Water damage overland park kansas

  • Pingback: kostenlose handyortung

  • Pingback: Stock broker salary

  • Pingback: 20% Vitamin C Serum For Skin

  • Pingback: Laguna Niguel Eye Doctor

  • Pingback: Kumon cost

  • Pingback: workout routines for women

  • Pingback: women diet plans

  • Pingback: Duramax 4x8 Sidemate Vinyl Shed

  • Pingback: comcast scranton pa

  • Pingback: Which WordPress Hosting

  • Pingback: Necrophagist Guitar Cover

  • Pingback: jigolo

  • Pingback: Monkey Marketing Mastermind Bonus

  • Pingback: Home Weekly Fleets

  • Pingback: Crete Carrier Trucking Jobs

  • Pingback: language

  • Pingback: smoothie recipes for weight loss

  • Pingback: Kenosha Foot Doctors

  • Pingback: Kailua Kona taxi

  • Pingback: Knee High Boots

  • Pingback: Joseph caramagno attorney

  • Pingback: sms marketing uae

  • Pingback: Best Prenatal Vitamins

  • Pingback: Cheap Phone Service

  • Pingback: Amarres de amor

  • Pingback: Joseph Caramagno

  • Pingback: MCA money making reviews

  • Pingback: Certified Background Check

  • Pingback: The Venus Factor System

  • Pingback: Boulder flooring garage

  • Pingback: old school new body review

  • Pingback: Sprei Katun

  • Pingback: Kitchen Cabinet Refacing Resurface Doors Remodel

  • Pingback: Social media marketing

  • Pingback: here

  • Pingback: opération myopie pkr

  • Pingback: Canada Goose UK Boot

  • Pingback: Radio Consultant

  • Pingback: fox

  • Pingback: empower network compensation plan pdf

  • Pingback: Pdf to Word Download