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Cynthia J. O'Hora
100 Stetler Ave,
Shamokin Dam, PA 17876

I have not linked this info to avoid spamming.

My Goals:

Cost effective programs based on goals - it is not my money, it is yours.

Spending should be focused on student academic success while optimizing the use of available resources.

I advocated for SASD's participation in the Common Cents state cost saving program. It was defeated. 2 times

I continually urge the board to act in spending and policy to reduce energy usage.

I proposed an employee driven cost control program to the Budget & Finance Committee 12/06

Act 1 tax shift information - ACT 1 Tax Commission Application and Information

Accountability - this begins with me

Board Representative on Professional Growth Committee 5/07 & 08. Sixteen plans approved for partial or full funding with a focus on student achievement, academic standards and the Strategic Plan goals.

Serving on the District Strategic Planning Committee 11/06 and forward

Volunteered to Chair the Dual Enrollment Committee - Grants received for 2006-2007, 2007-2008, 2008-2009

Participated in development of new Wellness Policy 3/06

Spending at least 5 hrs per week on preparation for board service

Attending events to support students: Seals Den opening, MS holiday concert 05, HS fall play 11/06, HS Holiday concert 12/06, HS Guest artist Concert 07, MS Career Day 07, HS Musical 5/07, MS Instrumental Concert 07, MS Gifted education event 08, HS Graduation 2007, 2008. HS plays.

Schools of Excellence in Technology 2006 Showcase conference 9am - 2pm - Carlisle Area School District (at my own expense) 5/17/06

Transparency in government

Strategic Planning

January 16th , 2007 - 4 pm - EI Associates will make a further presentation regarding the Elementary Building project. MS A103

Nov 20, 2006 - 7:30 pm - Regular meeting - EI Associates will make a presentation regarding the Elementary Building project.



Compliance and cooperation

I voted to approve SASD repairs to Weiser Run. 2006

I voted to approve installation of the required sidewalk for student safety 2006

I applaud the Selinsgrove Borough Council's lowering of the speed limits on Broad St. and 18th St.

I supported joining the Heartland Athletic League

I supported the Common Cents Program which was rejected by the Board.

I supported the VOTech Building project which was defeated.

I proposed making the delinquent ADA repairs and modifications at the High School as a part of the renovations. defeated.

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What do you think?


"There are two kinds of poverty in this country.
Those that do not have and those that do not know." Bill Shore of Share our Strength.


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updated 6/3/2007 posted 10/20/2005