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Child Find - Early Identification

Children with special needs can often benefit from a number of therapies and, generally, the sooner they receive treatment, the better the outcomes will be. But, how do you know if a child needs help?

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Destination Imagination Fundraiser

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Foundation for Saline Area Schools (FSAS) Announces First Executive Director

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Annherst Kreitz of Saline has been named the first Executive Director of the Foundation for Saline Area Schools (FSAS).  The Foundation is a non-profit organization that provides private funding to support academic projects, enrichment programs, and other activities aimed at enhancing the quality of education in the Saline school district.  Kreitz will be the first ever Executive Director for the Foundation.

The increase in fundraising and administrative activities over the last few years led the organization to consider a more formal leadership position. Reporting to the Board of Trustees, the Executive Director (ED) will have overall strategic and operational responsibility for FSAS's staff, programs, expansion, and execution of its mission.   The responsibilities include working closely with the Trustees, Saline Area Schools’ administration, teachers, parents, students, sponsors, donors, and the community at large. 

Cheryl Hoeft, President of the Board of Trustees is ready for the next level of growth for the Foundation.  “After starting the process to create the executive director position over 5 years ago, I am delighted to have Annherst on board to provide consistency and sustainability to this organization.  Our growth necessitates having someone effectively manage all our initiatives and coordinate the numerous volunteer efforts” said Mrs. Hoeft. Mrs. Kreitz was selected after a search was launched in October to fill the position.  She is currently a consultant and part time faculty member at Concordia University in Ann Arbor. As a Trustee for FSAS, she formed the Alumni Committee and has organized the Hall of Fame awards event.  Anne Balazs, a current Trustee indicated that “Annherst brings a strong background in marketing and relationship building skills plus a passion for the school system that is infectious.  She will be a great “face” of the organization.”  

Kreitz will start in the part-time position immediately and just in time for the annual Snowblast fundraiser event to be held at Travis Pointe on February 6.   Other annual activities include the Fall Kickoff, Hall of Fame awards, and the competitive grants awarded to teachers.

Scot Graden, superintendent of Saline Area Schools is optimistic about the appointment.  "As a district, the support of the Foundation for Saline Area Schools has been critical to our ability move forward on exciting innovations.  The addition of an Executive Director and specifically Annherst Kreitz, is an excellent step in the continued evolution of the Foundation.  I look forward to building on an already strong partnership."

For more information about the Foundation, see their website at www.supportfsas.org.

Strategic Goals

Board Meeting 8/12/14

Video of Board of Education Meeting of August 12, 2014 More...

compliance with the regulations implementing Title VI

Any person having inquiries concerning the Saline Area Schools' compliance with the regulations implementing Title VI, Title IS, the ADA, or Section 504 is directed to contact: Saline Area Schools, Director of Human Resources, 7265 Saline Ann Arbor Road, Saline, MI 48176-1168

Equal Opportunity Info

Applicants for admission and employment, students, parents, employees, sources of referral of applicant and admission and employment, and all unions or professional organizations holding collective bargaining or professional agreements with the Saline Area Schools are notified that the Saline Area Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, or disability in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in any of its programs, activities, or policies.

Mission

We, the Saline Area Schools, will equip all students with the knowledge, technological proficiency, and personal skills necessary to succeed in an increasingly complex society. We expect that our students, staff, and the Saline community will share in these responsibilities. Our ultimate goal is to instill in our students a desire for lifelong learning.

School of Choice 2014/15

Please be aware that it is likely that the Saline Area Schools will be taking a very limited number of School of Choice students for the 2014/15 school year. Please see SAS Board Policy 8040 below: More...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Discrimination Policy

The District will not discriminate against any person based on sex, race, color, national origin, religion, height, weight, marital status, handicap, age or disability. The Board reaffirms its long-standing policy of compliance with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations prohibiting discrimination including, but not limited to, Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 42 U.S.C. §§ 2000d. et.seq.; and 42 U.S.C §§ 2000e, et seq.; Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, 20 U.S.C. §§ 1681, et seq.; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 29 U.S.C § 794; The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, 42 U.S.C. §§ 1210, et seq.; the Persons with Disabilities Civil Rights Act, MCL §§37.1101, et seq.; and the Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act, MCL §§ 37.12101, et seq.
Inquiries or complaints by students and/or their parent(s)/guardian(s) related to discrimination based on disability/handicap should be directed to

The Administrator in Charge of Instructional Services
Saline Area Schools
7265 Saline-Ann Arbor Road
Saline, MI  48176
Phone:  (734) 401-4002