The district and School Board recognized 26 employees for their combined 503.5 years of service at its monthly board meeting on June 28. Prior to the meeting, retirees celebrated their time at the district with family and friends during a reception presented by the district with help from the PTOs/PTSA. Elementary student-musicians entertained the crowd led by music teacher Bernadine Steinmetz.
Retirees who attended the meeting also heard kind words from their former immediate supervisors. This year's retirees and their years of service to the district are: Hermon Allen (15), Judith Battle (11), Leo Bernabei (19), Burt Blackburn (16), Vicki Boettcher (38), Bonnie Buchak (10), Marian Bumbaca (27), Nancy Churchman (30), Jeanetta Clark (13), Alvin Divers (11), Richard Doolan (17), Katherine Doyle (31.5), Mary Forney (16), Edward Hargadon (13), Laura Keenan (11), Mary Lanciano (10), Joyce McIlvaine (31), Elizabeth McIlwain (17), Melissa McLaughlin (27), Patricia Mullaney (10), Beverly Norton (14), Miriam Richard (16) Ronald Rothman (15.5), Elaine Sloan (39), Gregory Stewart (7.5), Candace Stringer (18), and Charles Thompson (20).
Also at the meeting, several staff members were recognized for awards they received from various organizations during the 2015-16 school year and Radnor High School's boys' and girls' crew clubs were celebrated for their successful seasons.