The Burgettstown Area School District Board of Education is comprised of nine elected members of the community, based upon regions. The three regions that are represented by the Board are as follows:Region 1 - Hanover, JeffersonRegion 2 - Burgettstown Borough, Smith Twp. (Joffre, Bulger, Cherry Valley)Region 3 - Smith Twp. (Francis Mine, Harmon Creek, Langeloth, Slovan, Atlasburg)A list of board members and meeting dates can be located by clicking on the tabs to the left.School Board Agendas*, Minutes* and Policies are paperless through a system called BoardDocs, which can be accessed using the this link: Access to BoardDocs* Agendas are available three (3) days prior to the meeting. Minutes are available after approval by the Board.
Based on the revised limits imposed by the Governor's office, school board business meetings will be held in the auditorium of the Middle / High School. Visitors are asked to sit socially distant and wear a mask. The president of the board will ask for comments during the allotted public comment period. Those wishing to make comment should come to the front of the auditorium to use the microphone. After the public comment period is concluded, comments will not be permitted. The meeting will also be streamed via Facebook Live by using the following link: https://www.facebook.com/BASDNews. If you need internet access, there is free WiFi in several locations around the community including the parking lot of the Middle / High School and the Burgettstown Community Library. Anyone who needs to borrow a device / laptop to view the meeting should contact the district.Rules for Addressing the Board: All meetings of the Board of School Directors shall be open to the general public with the exception of Executive meetings, which are exempt by law. Residents are not only encouraged to attend, but to also participate during the Public Comment section of the agenda and may be limited to (2) minutes per person/five (5) minutes per group. Comments presented at meetings should address items listed on the evening's agenda. Individuals wishing to address the Board regarding a specific topic not on the agenda must submit a written request to this effect, which outlines the concern(s) to be addressed, no later than the Wednesday prior to the Monday night business meeting. The Board will not respond to questions during this session, but will only hear comments. Topics may include school operations or school programs. However, comments regarding personnel or students will not be discussed at public sessions.
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