Board Conversations with the Community & MNE Project Input
The Board of Directors will be hosting three more Board Conversations with the Community this school year. All events are open opportunities for anyone in the community to connect with board members on any district-related topic they choose. The next event will be held on Monday, December 18, 2023, from 5-7 p.m. in the Panorama Village Boardroom. This time will also offer the community an opportunity to review and provide input on the Mount Nittany Elementary project.
- Monday, Dec. 18, 2023, (5-7 p.m.)
- Thursday, Feb. 22, 2024, (8-10 a.m.)
- Tuesday, April 9, 2024, (6-8 p.m.)
We hope to see you there!
At Ferguson Township Elementary’s first Career Café, students recently got a taste of what they could grow up to be. One table featured a veterinarian showing how she treats animals. Another had a sports performance coach leading exercises. Also sharing were an architect, a registered nurse, a mental health counselor, a physician and a paramedic.
The new elementary deans are focused on reinforcing positive school wide behavior programs, providing student support, and assisting faculty and staff. Working with principals, counselors and psychologists, they serve as roving facilitators within buildings, rather than administrators per se.
Spring Creek Elementary Principal Paul Brigman recently gave a special dedication for a historic moment. Before him sat students filling the gym, gathered for an assembly to debut the new Spring Creek alma mater he composed with music teacher Melanie Komlenic.
The district welcomes Rebecca Michaels, our new Virtual Academy Assistant Principal, who was approved on Sept. 18. She will start in late November. Rebecca comes to the district from Mifflin County School District, where she was the assistant principal of Indian Valley Elementary Center.