Fremont City School District
Fremont City School District

PRESIDENT
Term Expires:
Dec. 31, 2019

Shantel Laird, President

Current Term: 2016-2019 (Elected November 2015)

Contact: lairds@fremontschools.net

Shantel Laird is a life-long resident of Fremont. She's the mother of two past "Little Giants" and is a proud graduate of Ross High School herself. Shantel is an Assistant Vice President and Cash Management Officer of Croghan Colonial Bank. She attended Terra State Community College and completed various coursework and licensures in banking through The Ohio Banker's League and The American Banker's Association.


VICE PRESIDENT
Term Expires:
Dec. 31, 2021

Thomas M. Price, Vice President

Current Term: 2018-2021 (Originally appointed December 2016)

Contact: pricetm@fremontschools.net

Thomas Price is a Clyde High School Graduate and attended Liberty University where he earned a Bachelor's Degree in Marketing. He has been a resident of Fremont for the past 27 years. Mr. Price is the husband of a current Fremont City Schools teacher and also has two children enrolled in Fremont City Schools. Tom has been a Co-Owner of The Cookie Lady for 21 years and is a member of Grace Community Church.


MEMBER
Term Expires:
Dec. 31, 2019

Maria D. Garza, Member

Current Term: 2016-2019 (Elected November 2015)

Contact: garzam@fremontschools.net

Maria D. Garza, a proud Ross High School graduate, has also taught and was an Assistant Principal at the school as well. Maria received her Bachelor's Degree in Education from Bowling Green State University and a Master's Degree in Education Administration from Cleveland State University. Currently employed by the Tiffin University as an Adjunct Professor, Maria has over 27 years in the educational field.


MEMBER
Term Expires:
Dec. 31, 2021

Alex Gorobetz, Member

Current Term:  2018-2021 (Originally elected November 2009)

Contact:  agorobetz@yahoo.com

Alex Gorobetz was a Fremont Junior High School teacher prior to his 26 years as Special Education Supervisor/Director and 5 years as Director of Student Services for Fremont City Schools. Originally from Great Neck, New York, Mr. Gorobetz is a part-time consultant with Benton Carroll Salem schools. He has a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology and a Master's Degree in Special Education from The University of Toledo.


MEMBER
Term Expires:
Dec. 31, 2019

Violetta R. Rhea, Member

Current Term: 2017-2019 (Appointed September 2017)

Contact: rheav@fremontschools.net

Violetta Rhea earned a Bachelor's Degree in Sociology at Rowan University and completed graduate studies in Social Work through Rutgers University School of Social Work and Counseling through Liberty University. Prior to moving to Fremont from New Jersey, she was employed as a social worker with N.J. Division of Youth and Family Services. Violetta received her Ohio social worker license in 1987 and was employed in the area of children's services through Sandusky County DJFS and drug counseling and family advocacy through TASC (Treatment Alternative to Street Crime). She retired after 24 years as a Social Services Coordinator and ACE Mentoring Coordinator serving Fremont City Schools. Violetta is married to Bobby Rhea.


FREMONT BOARD OF EDUCATION

Board meetings will normally be held
on the second Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m. 

 

Location - Fremont Middle School 

1250 North Street, Fremont, OH 43420

 

PLEASE NOTE:  ONLINE

MEETING AGENDAS AND MINUTES

Click on the meeting date for the information

2019 Meeting Dates

Month

Date

January 

01/14/19
Organizational Meeting
Tax Budget Hearing

01/14/19 - Regular Meeting

 01/23/19 - Special Meeting

01/30/19 - CANCELLED

February 

4th - Special Meeting

11th

26th - Special Meeting

March 6th - Special Meeting

8th - Special Meeting

11th - Special Meeting

11th

18th - Special Meeting

20th - Special Meeting - CANCELLED

29th - Special Meeting

April

8th

24th
May 13th
June 10th

28th - Special Meeting
July

8th

22nd

August 12th
September 9th

30th - Special Meeting
October 14th
November 18th
December 9th
****Dates are subject to change****
Click here for agenda archives
Board of Education Committees

2019 Business Advisory Council (BAC)


Fremont City School District
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