• School Board Vacancy:  Qualifications

    1. Be of good moral character, be eighteen (18) years of age, shall have been a resident of the District for at least one (1) year prior to the date of his/her election or appointment, and shall not be a holder of any office or position as specified in Section 322 of the School Code; nor shall the individual be a member of the municipal council.[3]
       
    2. Shall not have been removed from any office of trust under federal, state or local laws for any malfeasance in such office.[4]
       
    3. Shall not be engaged in a business transaction with the School District, be employed by the School District, or receive pay for services from the School District, except as provided by law.[5][23]
       
    4. Shall take and subscribe to the oath or affirmation prescribed by statute before entering the duties of the office.[6]

    Interested candidates will need to submit a Letter of Interest and their Resume to the School Superintendent, to be received at the District Office no later than October 12, 2021.

    Dr. David Finnerty – Superintendent of Schools
    c/o Christina Breyer
    Pottsgrove School District Office
    1301 Kauffman Road
    Pottstown, PA 19464

    This School Board vacancy is for only 2 School Board meetings, October 26, 2021 and November 9, 2021. After such time the municipal election will determine the Board seat.

    A Special Board meeting will be held on October 26, 2021 to interview all interested candidates. An appointment will be made to serve for 2 meetings at that time.

     

Board Overview

  • Regular meetings of the Pottsgrove Board of School Directors take place on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m., unless otherwise posted. Workshop meetings occur on the fourth Tuesday of each month, except November, December, and June. The annual reorganization meeting in December begins at 7:30 with the regular meeting immediately following. Special meetings not listed in the approved schedule may be called from time to time with public notice.
      

    2021-2022 Board Meeting Dates

    2021-2022 Board Committee Dates

     
     
    Meeting recordings broadcast as follows:
     
    Wednesdays, 6:30 pm
    Sundays, 6 pm
     
    Comcast Channel 22 - Pottstown Community Television (PCTV)
     
    Also streams on demand from PGSD and PCTV websites
     
    E-mail the Board at schoolboard@pgsd.org.

    E-mail the Student Board Representatives at StudentBoardRep@pgsd.org.

Board Members

  • Mr. Al Leach
    President
    AlLeach@pgsd.org
     
    Mrs. Tina McIntyre
    Vice President
    TinaMcIntyre@pgsd.org
     
    Mrs. Ashley Custer
    Secretary
    AshleyCuster@pgsd.org

    Mrs. Patricia Grimm
    Treasurer
    pgrimm@pgsd.org
     
    Mr. Jim Lapic
    JimLapic@pgsd.org
      
    Dr. Charles Nippert
    CharlesNippert@pgsd.org
     
    Mr. Jay Strunk
    JayStrunk@pgsd.org
     
    Mr. Bill Parker
    BillParker@pgsd.org
     
    Mathew Bechtel, Jr.
    Senior Student Rep
     
    Lily Guerrette
    Junior Student Rep
    StudentBoardRep@pgsd.org