School board holds YouTube meeting Thursday to choose president, vp (which they may have already have done in secret)


Editor’s note: This notice was provided by the Pelham Union Free School District.

The Pelham Board of Education will meet via video conference at 6pm on Thursday, July 2, 2020 and is expected to immediately enter into executive session to discuss the employment history of a particular person(s). The Board will then reconvene in public session at 7pm to hold its annual reorganization meeting. The public meeting can be viewed on YouTube live.

At the meeting, the Board will swear-in recently re-elected trustees Sue Bratone Childs and Jessica DeDomenico as well as elect its president and vice president.

In addition to Dr. Champ’s Superintendent’s report, the agenda may include updates from each School Board committee, Finances and Facilities, and the three goal areas of the Strategic Plan: Cultural Competence, Authentic Learning, and the Whole Child.

The full meeting agenda will be available approximately 24 hours before the meeting on BoardDocs. To access the agenda once it has been posted, visit and click “Meetings and Coffees” under the “Board of Education” tab. Then click the button for “Agendas and Minutes” and click the link for the “Tuesday, July 2, 2020” meeting.

Please note that due to public health and safety concerns, the public will not be permitted to attend this meeting in person or at the remote locations where the Board of Education members will be situated.

This video conference meeting is being held in accordance with the notices and health advisories issued by Federal, State and Local officials and pursuant to Executive Order 202.1 of the Governor of the State of New York, dated March 12, 2020. The public may participate in the meeting by submitting written comments to [email protected] before 8:00pm. A video and transcript of the meeting will be made available at a later date. To the extent possible, we ask that comments be concise as they will be read into the record during the live meeting.

For technical assistance during the meeting or if you are unable to access the meeting via the internet and require a call-in number, please contact Alex Wolff, Public Information Officer by email at [email protected] or call 914-738-3434 ext. 1131 (Leave a voicemail with your name and number and your call will be returned promptly.)