Joint Burlington School Board / Burlington Education Association Mediation Statement
April 11, 2017
Today, the Burlington School Board and the Burlington Education Association entered into the mediation process. The parties negotiated for seven hours.
During the day, the mediator met with both parties to review and discuss proposals related to compensation, health care, and operational issues.
Although no definitive agreement was reached today, the mediator assigned both parties the task of developing alternatives to their current positions. These will be taken up on May 31st when mediation will reconvene. The parties also agreed to use the mediator as a fact-finder in the event that agreement is not reached by May 31.
School Board Meeting- 4/12/17
The Burlington School Board will meet this Wednesday, 4/12, at 7 PM in the Hunt Middle School Library. A meeting agenda is available here. When the page is opened, click on the meetings tab at the top, and then on the meeting date on the list that populates on the left hand side. From there, click the agenda button in the middle of the screen.
Last Day of School & 2017-2018 Calendar
April 5, 2017
The last day of the 2017 school year is ! Please see your school for details. School Year 2017 - 2018 calendars are now available on the District website at this link.
April 4, 2017
Click here to read the 4/4/17 Press Release and Bargaining Status Summary
Superintendent's Update on District Administrator Hiring
March 29, 2017
This time of year the Superintendent’s Office receives questions about the administrative hiring process and administrator placement for the next school year, like “can I be part of a hiring team?” and “who will my child’s Principal be?” ......Click here to read the full message from Superintendent Obeng that provides an update on District Administrator hiring.