Secretaries hired

The Northgate School Board voted unanimously Monday night to hire two secretaries to replace two longtime staffers who have retired.

Fara Pienkosky was hired as a full time, 10-month secretary at Bellevue Elementary School, effective immediately.

Abigail Rose was hired as a full-time, 12-month middle/senior high school athletic secretary, effective June 19.

In other personnel matters decided at the committee of the whole meeting, the board approved a medical sabbatical for a teacher for the 2017-18 school year, and hired Sharon Knable and Eileen Maiette to sponsor the accelerated reading program at both elementary schools from June 13 until July 1.

The board also hired several temporary summer custodians.

A child-rearing leave for a teacher was approved for the fall semester of the 2017-18 school year.

The retirements of teacher assistants Theresa Natale, Christine Primrose and Marie Zuber, effective June 7, were accepted.