Category Archives: Donna Green

NH Court Says SAU 55 Can Charge $7.49 for an Electronic Copy of an Email

SAU 55 has the distinction of being well known to the New Hampshire Supreme Court.  David Taylor, a Right to Know advocate, pursued a Right to Know case against SAU 55 on his own and right up to the Supreme … Continue reading

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Outsized SAU Salaries

Timberlane’s superintendent is the highest paid in New Hampshire, at $165,909. Gov. Sununu makes $127,443. The Chief Justice of the NH Supreme Court makes $154,000.  Send in your thoughts as who would have a higher salary in NH than our … Continue reading

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Earl Metzler Highest Paid Superintendent in NH!

The NH Department of Education has just released their annual survey of superintendent salaries.  SAU 55 has the distinction of paying our superintendent more than any other in this fine state. Wanna know why? The answer is simple. SAU 55 … Continue reading

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Family wants local district to pay for private school tuition

I think they should ask Colin Kaepernick to pay for it. The State Board of Education has sent an appeal from a Boscawen family seeking a private school tuition reimbursement from their local school district back to the state Department … Continue reading

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Timberline Board Member Earns $24,000 from School District they “Oversee”

Do you think it is appropriate for school board members to have occasional work from the district they are charged with overseeing? Tonight your school board will be talking about “Conflicts of Interest.”  Thanks to Right to Know information I … Continue reading

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SAU’s Motion to Dismiss

Instead of simply saying they will give me a public hearing on my complaint, SAU 55 hired a lawyer, instructed him to appear before a hearing officer in Concord, and then write a motion to dismiss. Here is the motion … Continue reading

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Donna Green: Superintendent Stonewalls Policy Changes

In more behind-the-scenes drama of your Timberlane School District, here is an email exchange between me and our superintendent whose contract extends to 2022. (Note, I am the school board head of the standing Policy Committee.  Superintendent Metzler is the … Continue reading

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