Author Archives: Allan

June 17, 2022

  Hello Holt Bolts, Four items of note for what should be my final staff announcements of the school year: • Staffing Updates – Three staffing updates: • Human Service Coordinator Interviews, WEDNESDAY, 9:45-12:00 – If you’d like to be part of interviews for our Human Services Coordinator position, we’ll be doing those here at […]

June 13, 2022

  Hello Holt Staff, We’re almost at the finish line!  Twenty-four items of note for this final week: • Two Staffing Updates – Two staffing updates: • 4-hour Title EA Updates – HR has filled our two 4-hour EA vacancies. Lori Tingue, who was a Title 1 EA at Holt last year before taking a […]

June 6, 2022

  Howdy Bolts, We’ve almost made it! Twenty-three items of note for this week: • Staffing Updates – Three staffing updates: • Ryan Moving to Washington – Our fabulous Lead Custodian, Ryan Brown, is moving to Washington at the end of the month, which sadly means we are now on the lookout for hiring a […]

May 30, 2022

Greetings Bolts, That was fun seeing folks on Friday at Roadhouse and at Top Gun: Maverick. My capsule review of the film is that it was the perfect mix of nostalgia (buzzing the tower, Danger Zone, shirtless beach sports, etc.) and an entertaining original story that was able to stand on its own. No deep […]

May 23, 2022

  Howdy All, It’s out last 5-day week of the year! Sixteen items of note for this week: • Staffing Updates – Four staffing updates: • 2nd Grade Hire, Michael Dempsey – We hired Michael Dempsey for one of our two 2nd grade opening. Michael is an experienced teacher who’s taught since 2004, starting our […]

May 16, 2022

  Hello Holt Bolts, Fourteen items of note for this week: • 2nd Grade & CLC Hiring Updates – Last week we interviewed candidates from the 4J Early Hire Pool. The are external hires by HR done early this year to secure experienced teachers before other districts hire them. Schools with openings first interview from […]

May 9, 2022

  Hi Everyone, My 91-year-old father-in-law had to go to the hospital Friday afternoon and has been in the ICU with intestinal bleeding since then, so I didn’t get as much time to get school work done this weekend as normal. He’s stable now and I hope to get the Site Council agenda and Draft […]

May 2, 2022

  Hello Holt Staff, It’s Teacher Appreciation Week, but let’s take time to appreciate ALL Holt staff members and everything you do each and every day. To honor everyone, our fabulous parent group, PAHS, is organizing a food train for Holt Staff on Monday and Wednesday (I’ll bring donuts on Tuesday and Thursday). You all […]

April 25, 2022

Hello Holt Bolts, This Wednesday is Administrative Professional’s Day, formerly known as Secretary’s Day, so a HUGE shout out to our AMAZING front office staff, Melanie and Sharon! Be sure to let them know how appreciated they are, because we all know that the above image is true. And if you need a reminder that […]

April 18, 2022

  Greetings Bolts, Hope you all had a good semi-three-day weekend. Twenty items of note for this week: • Staffing Updates – Two staffing updates: • Darrin Update – I know lots of folks are concerned and have been asking about Darrin. He’s asked us not to share too much, but we can share that […]