ARTICLE 22

Sabbatical Leave of Absence (Professional Staff)

  1. The provisions of the Pennsylvania School Code of 1949 as amended, pertaining to Sabbatical Leaves of Absence are incorporated herein by reference thereto as if the same were set forth herein at length.
  2. Sabbatical Leave requests for the beginning of any given year must be received from an employee, in writing, by the Superintendent on or before April 1 for first semester requests, and on or before October 1 for second semester requests, except for emergency health situations.
  3. The Board shall have the right to make such regulations as it may deem necessary to make certain that employees on leave, as provided in Section A above, shall utilize such leave for the purpose for which it was granted and may require periodic reports from employees who are on leave in such a manner as may be deemed necessary.