SCHOOL BOARD

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Welcome to the Upper Dauphin Area School District website. At Upper Dauphin Area, our goal is to enable our students to learn, grow, and achieve their full potential in a fun, yet challenging and safe environment.  We have a talented and driven teaching and support staff who make daily impacts in our students lives.  Our dedicated administration team strive to provide our staff and students the tools and facilities in order to deliver a quality education to our students. Thank you for visiting our website.

Price Buffington, President
Upper Dauphin Area Board of Education

The School Board for the Upper Dauphin Area School District is broken down into the following voting regions:

Region 1 is composed of Mifflin Township and Washington Township.
Region 2 is composed of Lykens Township, Jefferson Township and Elizabethville Borough.
Region 3 is composed of Gratz Borough, Lykens Borough, Berrysburg Borough and Pillow Borough.

NameVoting Region/RoleTerm ExpirationVoting/Non-VotingEmail
Campbell, GrantRegion 22023Votingcampbellg@udasd.org
Barder, DavidRegion 12023Votingbarderd@udasd.org
Buffington, Price (President)Region 12025Votingbuffingtonp@udasd.org
Eure, MillsRegion 32025Votingeurem@udasd.org
Henninger, BrianRegion 32025Votinghenningerb@udasd.org
Jury, NancyBoard TreasurerN/ANon-Votingjuryn@udasd.org
Laudenslager, JackRegion 12023Votinglaudenslagerj@udasd.org
Savidge, AmieBoard SecretaryN/ANon-Votingsavidgea@udasd.org
Shade, JaredSuperintendentN/ANon-Votingshadej@udasd.org
Welker, KimberlyRegion 32023Votingwelkerki@udasd.org
Welker, Steve
(Vice President)
Region 22023Votingwelkers@udasd.org
Wenrich, KirkRegion 22025Votingwenrichk@udasd.org
Kegan, Kelin, Litts & Lord LLPSolicitorN/ANon-Voting

The Upper Dauphin Area School District has adopted a paperless meeting solution, called BoardDocs LT. Interested parties can view agenda items and other board-related information about board meetings using this tool.

Pursuant of Act 84 and Act 175, notice is hereby given that the meetings of the Upper Dauphin Area School District Board of Directors will be held on the following dates at 7:00 P.M. in the District Administration Office, 5668 State Route 209, Lykens, PA:

  • December 21, 2021 (Act 84)
  • January 11, 2022 (Act 175)
  • January 27, 2022 (Act 84)
  • February 8, 2022 (Act 175)
  • February 24, 2022 (Act 84)
  • March 8, 2022 (Act 175)
  • March 24, 2022 (Act 84)
  • April 12, 2022 (Act 175)
  • April 28, 2022 (Act 84)
  • May 10, 2022 (Act 175)
  • May 24, 2022 (Act 84)
  • June 14, 2022 (Act 175)
  • June 23, 2022 (Act 84) (canceled)
  • July 12, 2022 (Act 175)
  • August 9, 2022 (Act 175)
  • August 25, 2022 (Act 84)
  • September 13, 2022 (Act 175)
  • September 22, 2022 (Act 84)
  • October 11, 2022 (Act 175)
  • October 27, 2022 (Act 84)
  • November 8, 2022 (Act 175)
  • November 22, 2022 (Act 84)
  • December 6, 2022 (Act 175) – Reorganization Meeting

The Upper Dauphin Area School District has adopted a paperless policy management solution, called BoardDocs LT. Interested parties can view School Board Policies using this tool.

School Board Policies are broken down into the following categories

000 Local Board Procedures
100 Programs
200 Pupils
300 Employees
600 Finances
700 Property
800 Operations
900 Community