580 Erial Road, Blackwood, NJ 08012



John F. Golden, Superintendent



 VOLUME 2013-03                                                                                                                                              MARCH 28, 2013




  1.       Co-curricular Appointments                                     

The Superintendent recommends the persons shown onSCHEDULE A be appointed to the listed co-curricular positions at the stipends shown for the 2012-2013 school year and are paid for time served in the positions.  Approval is recommended. 



 2.        Resolution for Emergency Hiring                                                                           

We are now required to submit to the County Education Office each month a list of persons we have hired that have not yet received final approval of their criminal history check. The Superintendent recommends approval of the Resolution shown onSCHEDULE B that lists those persons and the positions to which they have been appointed.



 3.        Appointment: Per Diem Substitute Staff           



The persons listed onSCHEDULE Care recommended for employment as per diem substitute staff for the 2012-2013 school year, pending completion of all pre-employment requirements. Certificates held and compensation rates are also shown. Approval is recommended.




4.        Approval: Professional Development/School BusinessRequests 


The Superintendent recommends approval of the Professional Development/School Business requests shown
. Details of these requests and costs to the district are shown on the schedule.





           5.        Approval:2013 Special Education ESY Program Professional Staff


                       The Superintendent recommends Board of Education approve the staff members
                       identified within the attached exhibit to serve as special education teachers for the 2013
                       Special Education ESY Program.  Details are shown on SCHEDULE H.




6.        Approval: Mentor

The Superintendent recommends approval of the Mentor for Beginning Teacher

Induction Program. Details are shown on SCHEDULE I.           



           7.        Appointment: Professional Staff


          The Superintendent recommends the appointment of the new hires for the school

          year 2012-2013. Details of the assignments and salaries are shown on SCHEDULE J.





           8.      Approval Medical Leave of Absence


                  The Superintendent recommends Board of Education approval forM. Riddell, a
                     Special Education 1:1 Aide at Timber Creek, has requested a Medical Leave of
                     Absence, using sick days and days without pay beginning April 18, 2013. 
                     Her anticipated return to work is May 30, 2013.



            9.     Educator of the Year

                    The Superintendent requests acknowledgement by the Board of Education of the

                     following Educator of the Year – 2012-2013.

                                                                     Valerie Zoladz – Highland High School

                                                                     Mark Einstein – Timber Creek High School



            10.        Change in Assignment: Office Staff

The Superintendent recommends the approval of a change in assignment for

                        office staff member, Jeannine Esposito, to be effective May 1, 2013.  Details

                        of assignment and salary are shown on SCHEDULE K.



11.        Approval: Job Description and Maintenance Structure

The Superintendent recommends Board of Education approval for the following Facilities             
Director Job Description and Maintenance Structure.  Details are shown on SCHEDULE L.



12.        Retirement: Professional Staff

            Ms. Donna Fonte, the Student Assistance Coordinator at Timber Creek High School has 
            submitted aletter to the Board of Education indicating she will retire June 30, 2013. 

            Ms. Fonte has been an employee of the district for twenty years. She asks the

            Board of Education to accept her resignation for retirement effective July 1, 2013.

13.       Appointment of Superintendent

           The Board of Education approved the appointment of Dr. Brian Repici as Superintendent of the
           Black Horse Pike Regional School District, effective July 1, 2013 – June 30, 2018.  Subject to
           terms and conditions of the draft contract which must be submitted to the Executive County
           Superintendent for review and approval.


B.       ATHLETICS         Nothing to Report






     C.      POLICY       Nothing to Report



     1.       First Reading – Policies/Regulations    


Policies                                                                      Regulations








1.      Special Education – Out of District Placements 2012-13  

    For the school year 2012-13, the Child Study Team has placed the classified students listed
    on SCHEDULE E in special education institutions believed to be best staffed and equipped to
    deal with the specific learning disabilities identified for these students. Acknowledgement of the
    Board of Education for these placements is requested.






       2.      Harassment Intimidation & Bullying (HIB) Investigations  

               Be it resolved that the Black Horse Pike Regional School District Board of Education    
               acknowledges that the HIB Investigations, were presented within the Executive Session      
               portion of the March 28, 2013 Board of Education Meeting by the Superintendent of     
               Schools and the District Anti Bullying Coordinator. Details are shown on SCHEDULE F.







3.        Approval: L.A.D.I.E.S., G.I.R.L. Conference


               The Superintendent requests Board of Education approval of the attached list of the

            G.I.R.L. Conference Participants and Guests, on April 17, 2013 at Timber Creek

            High School. Details are shown on SCHEDULE G.






           4.        Overnight Field Trip

                                      Date of Event:             June 15, 2013 – to 1:00 AM, June 16, 2013


  Nature of Event:          Overnight – Music Department – trip to New York Philarmonic

                                   and Metropolitan Museum of Art


                                      Students:                   30-40 – Timber Creek Students


                                     Chaperone(s):             Dan O’Neill, Abbe Elliot, Alexis Rabeau


                                     Cost to District:           Costs covered by Co-Curricular Transportation Account











              5.        Camden County Recognizes “The Best of the Class 2013”


                          The following students will be honored by the Camden County Board of Chosen

                          Freeholders and Constitutional Row Officers on May 8, 2013 at the Scottish Rite

                          in Collingswood, NJ:







Miss Amal Oladuja

Community Service Award

Timber Creek

Miss Candice Dunn

Leadership Award

Timber Creek

Miss Caitlin McMullin

Most Improved Student Award

Timber Creek

Miss Brianna Golden

Best Overall Student Award

Timber Creek

Mr. Robert Missovoulos

Most Courageous Student Award

Timber Creek

Mr. Brennan Boyle

Performing Arts Student Award

Timber Creek

Mr. Jahleel Coleman

School Spirit Award

Timber Creek

Mr. Mikhel Harrison

Community Service Award


Miss. Sarah Barner

Leadership Award


Miss. Nicole Smith

Most Improved Student


Ms. Brianna Squilla

Best Overall Student Award


Miss. Elizabeth Ryan

Most Courageous Student Award


Mr. Thomas J. (TJ) Young

Performing Arts Student Award


Miss. Stephanie Saler

School Spirit Award


Miss. Alicia Darcy

Community Service Award


Miss. Julie Millisky

Leadership Award


Miss. Mariya Vintonyak

Most Improved Student Award


Miss. Kathryn Hogan

Best Overall Student Award


Mr. Xavier Colon

Most Courageous Student Award


Miss. Angela Longo

Performing Arts Student Award


Mr. Ryan Myers

School Spirit Award







              6.        WPVI Channel 6 - “Best of the Class 2013”


           The following students will participate in this prestigious program with other top students

            from the Delaware Valley at Drexel University on April 7, 2013.


Miss Rachel Hatch

Timber Creek High School

Miss. Kathryn Hogan

Triton High School

Miss. Alyse Parker

Highland High School






7.        Special Gloucester Township Field Trip

                                       Date of Event:           April 4, 2013 – to 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM


                                       Nature of Event:         Mayor David Mayer, Assemblywoman Gabriel Mosquera and

                                                                      John Huhn will accompany students to the State House in 
                                  Trenton, NJ


                                       Students:                  Approx. 20 Black Horse Pike Students


                                       Chaperone(s):            Mayor David Mayer, Assemblywoman Gabriel Mosquera,

                                                                       John Huhn


                                       Cost to District:          Bus Costs covered by BHP transportation





















Mr. John Golden, Superintendent

Nothing to report



Mr. David Cappuccio, Director of Special Services

Allstate Foundation Grant 



Mrs. Jean Grubb, Board Secretary/Business Administrator

Nothing to report



Dr. Brian Repici, Director of Curriculum and Instruction

Nothing to report


Dr. Brian Repici, Director of Curriculum and Instruction

Nothing to report