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Joseph A. Caffrey Board President 
Denise T. Thomas  Board Vice President
Mark D. Atherton Board Member
Ned J. Evans Board Member
Beth Anne Harris Board Member
Melissa Patla Board Member
John R. Quinn Board Member
Mrs. Therese Schiowitz Board Member
Rev. Shawn Walker Board Member
Brian J. Costello Superintendent
Thomas F. Telesz Board Secretary/Business Administrator
Suzanne Saporito Assistant Board Secretary
Raymond P. Wendoloski, Esq. Solicitor 

Board of Education Meeting: October 18, 2021

OFFICIAL NOTICE is hereby given that the WILKES-BARRE AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD OF EDUCATION will hold a Committee Meeting on MONDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. and the Regular Board Meeting will be held on MONDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2021 at 6:00 p.m.  All meetings will be held in the Auditorium of the Wilkes-Barre Area High School, 2021 Wolfpack Way, Plains, PA.  Individuals wishing to address the Board must be signed in five (5) minutes prior to the start of each meeting.  The Regular Board Meeting will be live-streamed for viewing purposes only.
Thomas F. Telesz, Secretary
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Board Minutes

Board Minutes will be posted online once approved by the Wilkes-Barre Area School District Board of Directors. Board Minutes online do not include any attachments such as contracts, bid proposals, or other items that may have been a part of the meeting procedures. These documents can be reviewed at the Wilkes-Barre Area School District Administration Building, 730 South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702 upon request. Please contact Thomas Telesz Board Secretary, at (570) 826-7111 (ext. 1138).

Budget Notice

OFFICIAL NOTICE is given that the Proposed Final Budget for the General Fund of  the Wilkes-Barre School District for the 2021-2022 fiscal year in its most recent form is available for public inspection on the District website, and is expected to be presented for adoption as a Final Budget at the school board meeting to be held at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, June 28. 2021.  The budget may be amended before or after final adoption.  If an individual is unable to access the Proposed Final Budget on the District website, a printed copy may be obtained by contacting: [email protected]