Palmerton Area School Board on Tuesday approved the following employments effective for the 2010-11 school year: Kim Seiler, head field hockey coach, $3,805. Daniele Schneider, assistant field hockey coach, $2,498. Jodi Arner, cheerleading adviser, $2,288. Michael Englert, assistant wrestling coach, $3,788. Erick Kresge, assistant wrestling coach, $3,788. Terry Balliet, assistant girl's basketball coach, $3,788. Mark Maholick, assistant boy's basketball coach, $3,788. Jeremy Coleman, assistant boy's basketball coach, $3,788.

Paul McArdle, football head coach, $5,785, revised per new contract. Steven Hicks, boy's soccer head coach, $3,805, revised per new contract. Jeff Minnich, cross country coach, $3,805, revised per new contract. David Lavin, golf head coach, $2,288, revised per new contract. Bethany Rowland, cheerleading adviser, $2,288, revised per new contract.

The school board also accepted the following resignation: Allison Ranks, field hockey head coach, effective June 15, 2010.