• South Burlington School District

    Human Resources Department

  • The South Burlington School District is committed to excellence in education and maintaining an educational vision to inspire all learners to make a difference in the world.

    Our District's Human Resources Department works to develop, implement, and support the processes, policies, and programs that add value to the District. This is to ensure an environment where employees can focus and contribute to the District's educational vision. As a team, we strive to attract, develop, motivate and retain a diverse workforce committed to our learning community. We have a strong belief in building safe, caring, and healthy work environments, fostering family and community partnerships, utilizing global resources, and inspiring life-long learning. 

    This website provides relevant information and resources regarding the South Burlington School District Hiring Process, Employee Compliance Training, Benefit and Leave Management, Compensation Programs, as well as Professional Development opportunities. 


    • If you are looking to verify employment, please contact the Payroll Coordinator at (802) 652-7051


    COVID-19 2022 - 2023 SCHOOL YEAR

    IF YOU HAVE A POSITIVE COVID -19 TEST (PCR, LAMP or ANTIGEN): We are following VTDOH Guidelines.

    •  https://www.healthvermont.gov/covid-19/symptoms-sickness/what-do-if-you-test-positive-covid-19

      1. Notify close contacts of the positive test results.

      2. Notify the school nurse, Maura Sawtelle in HR and your health care provider of the positive test result. Continue to enter absences into Frontline absence management.Report the positive at-home test results using this link.

      Find translated VTDOH covid information


      An email was sent to all SBSD employees regarding 2023 OPEN Enrollment on 10/13/22.
      Greetings!  Please read the 10/13/22 Open Enrollment Memo 2023.!

      2023 Open Enrollment ONSITE meetings are available at various school and District Locations as follows:


      RMCS: Monday, October 24, 8:30-11:00 / Tuesday, November 1, 1:30-4:00 / and Thursday, November 10, 11:00-1:00. 

      Orchard: Friday, October 21, 12:00-1:30 / Monday, October 24, 1:00-4:00 / and Tuesday, November 8, 8:30-10:30. 

      GECS: Friday, October 21, 9:00-11:30 / and Wednesday, November 9, 2:30-4:00.

      FHTMS: Wednesday, October 19, 10:30-12:30 / Monday, October 31, 8:00-10:00 / and Friday, November 4, 11:30-2:00. 

      SBHS: Wednesday, October 26, 2:00-4:00 Tuesday, November 1, 10:00- 12:00 Monday, November 7, 8:30 -11:00 and Friday, November 11 8:30 -10:30. 

      577 Dorset: Tuesday October 25, 8:30-4:00 / Friday, October 28, 10:30-4:00 / Thursday, November 10, 8:30-10:30 and Friday, November 11 8:30 -10:30. 

      Bus Garage: Friday, October 28th 8:15 – 9;15 / and Wednesday, November 9, 8:30- 12:00.

  • Contact Us:

    Karen Dantzscher, HR Director  

    Karen Dantzscher, Senior Director of Human Resources

    EMAIL: kdantzscher@sbschools.net   PHONE: (802) 652-7256

    Maura Sawtelle, HR/Benefit Specialist

    Maura Sawtelle, Benefit Manager    

    EMAIL: msawtelle@sbschools.net   PHONE: (802) 652-7136   Confidential FAX: (802) 652-7150 


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    Elissa Galvez, Employment Specialist

    EMAIL: egalvez@sbschools.net   PHONE: (802) 652-7247