School district recognizes board members

JOHNSONBURG – The Johnsonburg Area School District welcomed newly appointed board member Bill Boylan during Thursday night's board of directors meeting.District Magistrate Tony King administered the Oath of Office to Boylan and returning board member Shane Launer."January is the month we recognize our board members and I would like to personally [acknowledge] all of the board members for everything they do for the students of our school district," said superintendent Dennis Crotzer. "It's one of those tasks that is certainly a lot of hours, it's lot of phone calls, it's a lot of everything and I truly appreciate all of the help you do."Richard Brown was approved as the new solicitor for the 2011-2012 school, effective Jan. 1, 2012."I just wanted to [acknowledge] you for bringing me on," Brown said. "It will be a great opportunity and I look forward to serving the school district."In other business, Crotzer congratulated the school district for their Achievement Recognition from the Pennsylvania Department of Education for achieving adequate yearly progress [AYP] for two consecutive years [2009-10 and 2010-2011].Pick up a copy of the Friday, Jan. 13, 2012 edition of The Ridgway Record for more.Next meetingJohnsonburg Area School District Board of DirectorsThursday, Feb. 97 p.m.High school library