RSD votes on location of senior promenade

READING, Pa. – Studying College District’s senior promenade will happen this 12 months on the Inexperienced Valley Nation Membership in Sinking Spring.

The varsity board voted 8-1 Wednesday night time to carry the promenade in an enclosed tent on the locale.

Board member Jonathan Tinoco voted no, saying the venue was not in the perfect curiosity of the scholars.

Different board members additionally questioned the necessity to maintain the promenade at a venue thus far faraway from town.

Superintendent Jennifer Murray stated the promenade committee visited the venue and did an evaluation of the area.

“And because it’s outside (in an enclosed tent), it allowed us extra freedom for COVID-19, as a result of on the time, we weren’t positive the place we had been going to be with that,” Murray stated. “However they did really feel assured that they might be capable to host the promenade at this explicit location.”

Some board members nonetheless questioned whether or not the venue was too far-off for some college students to have entry to get there.

Board member Patricia Wright stated she want to discover a method to provide transportation for college students to get to the venue.

In different enterprise, the college board voted to amend the district’s well being and security plan to make masks optionally available efficient Thursday, March 24.

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