JACKSON COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION MINUTES

Regular Session
Monday, August 7, 2006

The Jackson County Board of Education met in Regular Session on Monday, August 7, 2006, at 5:00 p.m. at the Jackson County Board of Education Building, 12210 Colonel Vickrey Road, Vancleave, Ms 39565

The following members were present:

Kenneth A. Fountain Chairman  
Randal B. Turner Vice Chairman  
Thomas L. Tootle Secretary  
Glenn A. Dickerson District 1  
David A. Sims District 2  
Rucks H. Robinson Superintendent  

The following visitors were present:

Jack Pickett Board Attorney  
Jackie S. Robinson District Office  
Carol Rudolph District Office  
Rocky Long East Central Administration Office  
Karl Swanson Alternative School  
Hal Holmes Vancleave Administration Office  
Lark Christian District Office  
Tonya Green District Office  
Leonard Collins Studio South  
David Hardy Studio South  
Quint Moran Studio South  
Amy Peterson Vancleave Lower Elementary  
Lori O'Neal Vancleave  
Cody O'Neal Vancleave  
Penny Westfaul Vancleave Upper Elementary  
Margaret Bush District Office  
Dr. Barry Amacker St. Martin Administration Office  
Lynn Brewer East Central Upper Elementary  
Mary Tanner East Central Lower Elementary  
Jim Lucas District Office  
Viki Bang Vancleave  
Jerry O'Neal Vancleave  
Kenneth Mimms St. Martin High School  

The meeting was called to order at 5:00 p.m. by chairman, Kenneth A. Fountain. Board member Tootle gave the invocation and Board member Turner led the Pledge of Allegiance

CONSENT AGENDA: Motion by Turner, second by Dickerson, to approve the following items on the agenda as Consent Agenda Items, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  
Item
7
B-1 Approve Claim Docket
Item
7
B-2 Approve Claim Docket #2
Item
7
B-3 Approve Claim Docket #3
Item
7
B-4 Approve Claim Docker #4
Item
7
B-5 One Source Items
Item
7
B-6 Surplus Property
Item
7
B-7 Not In Budget Items (no changes)
Item
7
B-10 Present Student Activity Accounts: June 2006
Item
7
B-12 Approve Resolution to Levy Taxes
Item
7
D-1 Compensation for Professional Development Coordinators 2006-2007
Item
7
D-3 Approve Revised Policies
Item
7
E-1 Resolution: Sue Whisenhunt, East Central High School
Item
7
E-2

East Central High School Request - Connie Smith

Item
7
E-3 Personal Days - Dan Woodward, Technology Center
Item
7
E-4 Amended JCSD Curriculum Committee Stipent
Item
7
E-5 West Jackson County Utility District - Recommendation to accept rate based upon usage
Item
7
E-6 "Agreement for Non-payment of Maintenance Funds & Tuition for Transfer Students" with Pascagoula School District
Item
7
E-7 Request for paving the parking lot at St. Martin North Elementary
Item
7
E-8 J & L Desporte proposals for St. Martin Schools
Item
7
F Trips
Item
7
G Legal Student Transfers 2006-2007
Item
7
H Licensed Administrator Resignations 2006-2007
Item
7
I Licensed Administrator Recommendations 2006-2007
Item
7
J Licensed Educator Resignations 2006-2007
Item
7
K Non-Licensed Resignations 2006-2007
Item
7 L Licensed Educator Recommendations 2006-2007
Item
7
M Non-Licensed Recommendations 2006-2007
Item
7
N Licensed Transfers within District 2006-2007
Item
7 O Non-Licensed Transfers within District 2006-2007

APPROVE AGENDA: Motion by Turner, second by Sims, to approve the agenda as amended for August 7, 2006, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

MINUTES - JULY 10, 2006: Motion by Tootle, second by Sims to approve the minutes for July 10, 2006, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS AND CELEBRATIONS: The following individuals, teams and groups were recognized by administrators for recent achievements and accomplishments and were acknowledged by the Board, as shown on page 19-A

CONSTRUCTION IN PROGRESS: Presented for board review, as shown on page 19-B

KATRINA INCOME: Presented for board review, as shown on page 19-C

ADOPTION OF BUDGET FOR FY07: Motion by Turner, second by Tootle to approve the adoption of the budget for FY07, as shown on page 19-D, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

CENTRAL OFFICE RECEPTIONIST CLASSIFICATION CHANGE: Shown on page 19-E

Motion by Turner, second by Dickerson to approve the recommendation to eliminate the district Receptionist job, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

Motion by Turner, second by Sims to approve the creation of the Secretary job for the Central office with the additional duty of answering the telephones for the district office and the understanding that the current Receptionist will take this job title, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

APPROVE POLICIES (PRESENTED FOR BOARD REVIEW JUNE 26, 2006):

GFAL - JOB DESCRIPTION: ASSISTANT BUSINESS MANAGER: Motion by Sims, second by Tootle to approve the Job Description: Assistant Business Manager with the following change (1) the Assistant Business Manger will only report to the Business Manager, as shown on page 19-F, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

GFAK - JOB DESCRIPTION: BUSINESS MANAGER: Motion by Turner, second by Dickerson to approve the Job Description: Business Manager, as shown on page 19-G, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

SIXTEENTH SECTION:

APPROVE ASSIGNMENT OF LEASEHOLD INTEREST - RONALD WHEAT SR. AND TITANIA WHEAT TO GWEN GAVIN: Motion by Tootle, second by Sims to approve the assignment of leasehold interest - Ronald and Titania Wheat to Gwen Gavin. Commercial Lease section 16-6-7 consisting of .35 acres more or less, as shown on page 19-H, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

APPROVE AMENDMENT OF LEASE - KIM MARIE JACQUET, DELLA CHRISTINE LETORT, GWENDOLYN FAYE GAVIN, MYRA KAY SONNIER TO GWEN GAVIN: Motion by Sims, second by Turner to approve the amendment of the commercial lease currently titled Kim Marie Jacquet, Della Christine Letort, Gwendolyn Faye Gavin, Myra Kay Sonnier to only being titled Gwen Gavin. Commercial Lease section 16-6-7 consisting of 1.94 acres more or less, as shown on page 19-H, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

RESCIND MOTION FROM MAY 1, 2006 FOR APPROVAL OF RENT ADJUSTMENT DUE TO LEASE EXPIRING AND REAPPRAISAL OF LAND FOR NEW LEASE AGREEMENT FOR MS EXPORT RAILROAD COMPANY: Motion by Sims, second by Turner to approve the rescinding of the motion from May 1, 2006 for the approval of rent adjustment due to lease expiring and reappraisal of land for new lease agreement for 10% of the reappraisal value for MS Export Railroad Company, as shown on page 19-H, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

APPROVE RENT ADJUSTMENT DUE TO LEASE EXPIRING AND REAPPRAISAL OF LAND FOR NEW LEASE AGREEMENT - MS EXPORT RAILROAD COMPANY: Motion by Turner, second by Dickerson to approve the rent adjustment due to lease expiring and reappraisal of land for new lease agreement - MS Export Railroad Company, Commercial Lease section 16-6-5, consisting of 2.5 acres more or less for 5%, totaling $1,850.00 annually, as shown on page 19-H, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

RESCIND MOTION FROM MAY 1, 2006 FOR APPROVAL OF RENT ADJUSTMENT DUE TO LEASE EXPIRING AND REAPPRAISAL OF LAND FOR NEW LEASE AGREEMENT FOR BLOSSMAN GAS COMPANY: Motion by Sims, second by Turner to approve the rescinding of the motion from May 1, 2006 for the approval of rent adjustment due to lease expiring and reappraisal of land for new lease agreement for 10% of the reappraisal value for Blossman Gas Company, as shown on page 19-H, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

APPROVE RENT ADJUSTMENT DUE TO LEASE EXPIRING AND REAPPRAISAL OF LAND FOR NEW LEASE AGREEMENT - BLOSSMAN GAS COMPANY: Motion by Sims, second by Dickerson to approve the rent adjustment due to lease expiring and reappraisal of land for new lease agreement - Blossman Gas Company, Commercial Lease section 16-6-7, consisting of 1.49 acres more or less for 5%, totaling $7,5550.00 annually, as shown on page 19-H, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

APPROVE THE REFUND TO BLOSSMAN GAS COMPANY IN THE AMOUNT OF $7,550.00: Motion by Turner, second by Dickerson to approve the refund in the amount of $7,550.00 to Blossman Gas Company. Blossman Gas Company paid the lease amount in full in the amount of $15,100.00 reflecting 10% of the appraisal value, as shown on page 19-H, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

APPROVE RENT ADJUSTMENT DUE TO LEASE EXPIRING AND REAPPRAISAL OF LAND FOR NEW LEASE AGREEMENT - WILLIAM J. TAIT AND ERLINE C. TAIT: Motion by Tootle, second by Dickerson to approve the rent adjustment due to lease expiring and reappraisal of land for new lease agreement - William J. Tait and Erline C. Tait, Residential Lease section 16-6-7, consisting of 2.58 acres more or less for 5%, totaling $150.00 annually, as shown on page 19-H, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

APPROVE RENT ADJUSTMENT DUE TO REAPPRAISAL OF LAND - KIMBERLY HOLCOMB: Motion by Sims, second by Turner to approve the rent adjustment due to reappraisal of land for Kimberly Holcomb, Residential Lease section 16-6-7, consisting of 1.71 acres more or less for 5%, totaling $700.00 annually, as shown on page 19-H, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

APPROVE RENT ADJUSTMENT DUE TO LEASE EXPIRING AND REAPPRAISAL OF LAND FOR NEW LEASE AGREEMENT - FRED LEE (PREVIOUS LEASEHOLDER WAS VANCLEAVE FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH): Motion by Tootle, second by Dickerson to approve the rent adjustment due to lease expiring and reappraisal of land for new lease agreement - Fred Lee, (application presented for board review May 1, 2006) Residential Lease section 16-6-7, consisting of 1.69 acres more or less for 5%, totaling $700.00 annually, as shown on page 19-H, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

APPROVE RENT ADJUSTMENT DUE TO REAPPRAISAL OF LAND - BENNIE L. VANCOURT AND CONNIE GALLE: Motion by Turner, second by Sims to approve the rent adjustment due to reappraisal of land for Bennie L. Vancourt and Connie Galle, Residential Lease section 16-6-7, consisting of 2.57 acres more or less for 5%, totaling $1,050.00 annually, as shown on page 19-H, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

APPROVE RENT ADJUSTMENT DUE TO REAPPRAISAL OF LAND - JOHN E. COLE: Motion by Tootle, second by Dickerson to approve the rent adjustment due to reappraisal of land for John E. Cole, Commercial Lease (Dairy Dream) section 16-6-7, consisting of .32 acres more or less for 5%, totaling $2,525.00 annually, as shown on page 19-H, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

APPROVE RENT ADJUSTMENT DUE TO REAPPRAISAL OF LAND - JACKSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS - VANCLEAVE LIBRARY: Motion by Sims, second by Tootle to approve the rent adjustment due to reappraisal of land for Jackson County Board of Supervisors - Vancleave Library, Other Lands Lease section 16-6-7, consisting of 1.37 acres more or less for 5%, totaling $6,375.00 annually, as shown on page 19-H, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

APPROVE AND AWARD BID FOR HUNTING AND FISHING LEASE - 16-4-5 (621.43 ACRES) JOHN LAVON SCARBROUGH: Motion by Tootle, second by Turner to approve and award the bid for Hunting and Fishing, bid # 06/239 sixteenth section lease 16-4-5, 621.43 acres more or less to the same leaseholder, John Lavon Scarbrough. He agreed to match the highest bidder with an annual lease payment of $2,330.36 as shown on page 19-H, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

STUDIO SOUTH / DAVID HARDY / LEONARD COLLINS:

APPROVE ST. MARTIN NORTH ELEMENTARY ADDITIONS AND RENOVATIONS CHANGE ORDER NO.6 - Motion by Dickerson second by Turner to approve the St. Martin North Elementary Additions and Renovations Change Order No.6 for $60.00 and a total price of $1,979,859.00, as shown on page 19-I with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

APPROVE VOCATIONAL-TECHNICAL BUILDING REROOFING CHANGE ORDER NO.1 - Motion by Turner second by Dickerson to approve the Vocational - Technical Building Reroofing Change Order No.1 for $2,642.00 and a total price of $67,642.00 as shown on page 19-J with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

APPROVE REPAIRS TO ATHLETIC FACILITIES CHANGE ORDER NO.1 - Motion by Sims second by Tootle to approve the Repairs to Athletic Facilities Change Order No.1 for $1,430.00 and a total price of $66,372.00 as shown on page 19-K with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

UPDATE ON BUILDING PROJECTS: Mr. Leonard Collins presented a report on the construction projects in progress, as shown on page 19-L

CONSENT AGENDA: Motion by Tootle, second by Turner, to approve the following Consent Agenda Items as amended,with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

APPROVE CLAIM DOCKET: Claim docket and fund balance for August 7, 2006, number 59676-60077 (copy of August 7, 2006 claim docket on file in office of superintendent)

APPROVE CLAIM DOCKET #2: Claim docket and fund balance for August 7, 2006, number 59676-60196 (copy of August 7, 2006 2006 claim docket on file in office of superintendent)

APPROVE CLAIM DOCKET #3: Claim docket and fund balance for August 7, 2006, number 60078-60196 (copy of August 7, 2006 2006 claim docket on file in office of superintendent)

APPROVE CLAIM DOCKET #4: Claim docket and fund balance for August 7, 2006, number 60197-60197 (copy of August 7, 2006 2006 claim docket on file in office of superintendent)

APPROVE ONE SOURCE ITEMS: One Source Items as presented, shown on page 19-M

APROVE SURPLUS PROPERTY: Surplus property as presented, shown on page 19-N

ITEMS NOT IN FY05-06 BUDGET (NO CHANGES): Presented for Board review, shown on page 19-O

PRESENT STUDENT ACTIVITY REPORTS: JUNE 2006 - Presented for board review

APPROVE RESOLUTION TO LEVY TAXES: Resolution to Levy Taxes, as shown on page 19-P

APPROVE COMPENSATION FOR PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COORDINATORS 2006-2007: As presented, shown on page 19-Q

APPROVE REVISED POLICIES: As presented, shown on page 19-R

APPROVE RESOLUTION: SUE WHISENHUNT, EAST CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL: As presented, shown on page 19-S

APPROVE EAST CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL REQUEST - CONNIE SMITH: As presented, shown on page 19-T

APPROVE PERSONAL DAYS - DAN WOODWARD, TECHNOLOGY CENTER: As presented, shown on page 19-U

APPROVE AMENDED JCSD CURRICULUM COMMITTEE STIPEND: As presented, shown on page 19-V

APPROVE WEST JACKSON COUNTY UTILITY DISTRICT - RECOMMENDATION TO ACCEPT RATE BASED UPON USAGE: As presented, shown on page 19-W

APPROVE "AGREEMENT FOR NON-PAYMENT OF MAINTENANCE FUNDS AND TUITION FOR TRANSFER STUDENTS" WITH PASCAGOULA SCHOOL DISTRICT: As presented, shown on page 19-X

APPROVE REQUEST FOR PAVING THE PARKING LOT AT ST. MARTIN NORTH ELEMENTARY: As shown on page 19-Y

APPROVE J & L DESPORTE PROPOSALS FOR ST. MARTIN SCHOOLS: As shown on page 19-Z

TRIPS:

Date of Trip
Name of Trip/Workshop
Destination
Personnel Attending
Cost Source
July 14, 2006
Special Ed / Section 504 /
Early Intervention Legal Issues
Gulfport, Ms A. Peterson Title I
August 9, 2006
MSATP Online Training
Jackson, Ms M. Bush
M. Hinton
District Testing
August 18, 2006
Student Discipline - Legal Issues
Gulfport, Ms J. Davis Professional Development
August 18, 2006
Student Discipline - Legal Issues
Gulfport, Ms A. Peterson Title I
August 24-26, 2006
Tools 'n' Techniques for the Most Difficult Communication Disorder
Atlanta, Ga M. Meehan
V. Leggett
Special Education
August 27-30, 2006
MAFEPD
Jackson, Ms M. Bush
V. Cirino
L. McCartney
L. Budinich
C. Denton
N. Chandler
Title I
September 8, 2006
Advanced Legal Issues Workshop
Gulfport, Ms A. Peterson Title I
September 8, 2006
Advanced Legal Issues Workshop
Gulfport, Ms J. Davis Professional Development
September 26-28, 2006
MS Institute on School Health
Wellness and Safety
Philadelphia, Ms M. Bush
M. Hinton
Safe and
Drug Free Schools
(Title IV)
October 20-22, 2006
Ropes Challenge Course
Adventures Unlimited
Milton, Fl
J. Thompson
J. Souza
AFJROTC cadets
United States Air Force

LEGAL STUDENT TRANSFERS - 2006-2007:

Student
Grade
Transfer From/To
Arceneaux, Brittney
9 St. Martin / Biloxi
Beverly, Hannah
2 Mobile County / East Central
Beverly, Noah
K Mobile County / East Central
Booth, Brilee
K St. Martin / Harrison County
Boudreaux, Paul H. III
12 St. Martin / Biloxi
Bullock, Alison Diane
12 George County / East Central
Capers, David
2 Ocean Springs / Vancleave
Chisholm, Johnna
9 George County / East Central
Cirino, John Benton
8 Ocean Springs / Vancleave
Colley, Jarius
2 Vancleave / Biloxi
Creel, Julie
4 St. Martin / Harrison County
Everett, Matt Vaughn
9 St. Martin / Biloxi
Everett, Michelle
5 St. Martin / Biloxi
Gonsoulin, Lauren
7 St. Martin / Harrison County
Gonzalez, Katelyn J.
3 East Central / Pascagoula
Grace, Jasmin S.
10 St. Martin / Biloxi
Grierson, Leah
7 Moss Point / East Central
Hebert, Christopher
9 St. Martin / Harrison County
Heffner, Reid
3 Ocean Springs / Vancleave
Holland, Katherine Marie
5 George County / East Central
Holland, William Micajah
9 George County / East Central
Hooper, Alton Samuel
11 St. Martin / Harrison County
Hooper, Katie Elizabeth
10 St. Martin / Harrison County
Johnston, Julia Lanae
11 St. Martin / Biloxi
Landry, Matthew
8 Vancleave / Harrison County
Madison, Sophia M.
2 Vancleave / Harrison County
Mauldin, Farris
7 St. Martin / Biloxi
Nelson, Keaton
5 George County / East Central
Nelson, Kelcey
12 George County / East Central
Payne, Travin
3 St. Martin / Biloxi
Reese, Christopher
12 St. Martin / Biloxi
Santobianco, Allison
1 St. Martin / Harrison County
Santobianco, Michael
5 St. Martin / Harrison County
Showles, Ashley
8 George County / East Central
Showles, Austin
5 George County / East Central
Sykes, Austin Luke
10 Vancleave / George County
Sykes, Seth Walton
1 Vancleave / George County
Taylor, Britnay
12 George County / Vancleave
Taylor, Hunter
6 George County / Vancleave
Taylor, Jocelyn
9 George County / Vancleave
Walters, Breanna
2 George County / East Central
Walters, Lauren
6 George County / East Central
White, Ahna
6 Hancock County / Vancleave
White, Braxeon "Clay"
2 Hancock County / Vancleave
White, Farron
11 Hancock County / Vancleave
Winsett, Devin
7 Gautier / East Central

LICENSED ADMINISTRATOR RESIGNATIONS 2006-2007:

none    

LICENSED ADMINISTRATOR RECOMMENDATIONS 2006-2007:

Holloway, Toriano Principal - SMHigh
(7-1-06, received AAAA License, please adjust salary accordingly, D13, $76,090)
St. Martin

LICENSED EDUCATOR RESIGNATIONS 2006-2007:

Bowen, Ronnie 7th Grade Football Coach - VCHigh Vancleave
Bowen, Ronnie Assistant Basketball Coach - VCHigh Vancleave
Bowen, Ronnie Driver's Education Teacher - VCHigh Vancleave
Browning, Kim Teacher - SMHigh St. Martin
Cowell, Linda Kindergarten Teacher - VCLower Vancleave
Denton, Cassandra Computer Enrichment Teacher - SMNorth St. Martin
Garriga, Victor Assistant Slow Pitch Softball - ECHigh East Central
Givens, Bryan Art Teacher - ECMiddle East Central
Hitt, Robert Guidance Counselor - SMNorth St. Martin
Holmes, Roman Tennis Coach - Vancleave Vancleave
Jolivette, Pheon Teacher - VCUpper Vancleave
Kite, Judy Teacher - SMHigh St. Martin
Merrill, Elizabeth Teacher - SMHigh St. Martin
Ross, David Golf Coach - St. Martin St. Martin
Schoerner, Jason Assistant High School Boys Basketball Coach - SMHigh St. Martin
Simpson, Charles Todd Teacher - SMHigh St. Martin
Stevens, Rebecca Music Teacher - SMEast St. Martin
Weaver, Doris Guidance Counselor - SMEast St. Martin

NON-LICENSED RESIGNATIONS 2006-2007:

Barton, Angela Kindergarten Assistant Teacher - VCLower Vancleave
Bellais, Kaycee Bus Driver - St. Martin St. Martin
Boulware, Janice Bus Driver - East Central East Central
Brown, Fred Bus Driver - East Central East Central
Elliott, Connie Special Education Inclusion Assistant - SMEast St. Martin
Hunt, Debbie Special Education Assistant - SMNorth St. Martin
Miller, Nicole Title Assistant - ECUpper East Central
Mitchell, Sam Bus Driver - Vancleave Vancleave
Pavlus, Charles Bus Driver - St. Martin St. Martin
Southern, Lisa Teacher Assistant - ECLower East Central
Yancey, Jim Head Girl's Soccer Coach - ECHigh East Central

LICENSED EDUCATOR RECOMMENDATIONS 2006-2007:(salaries computed by payroll, according to years experience, certification, and policy)

Barefield, Leigh Guidance Counselor - SMEast
(7-18-06, rep. D. Weaver, AA-0, $37,448)
St. Martin
Barton, Angela Kindergarten Teacher - VCLower
(8-1-06, rep. L. Cowell, pending certification, A-0, $31,730)
Vancleave
Bradley, Ellen Title 1 Tutor - VCUpper
(8-1-06, rep. A. Blackman, AA-3, $35,900)
Vancleave
Cecchi, Stephanie Teacher - ECMiddle
(8-1-06, received AA License, please adjust salary accordingly, AA-3, $35,900)
East Central
Dearman, Penny Girls' Assistant Soccer - ECHigh
(8-1-06, $1,000)
East Central
Denton, Cassandra Guidance Counselor - SMNorth
(7-17-06, rep. R. Hitt, AA-6, $42,031)
St. Martin
Erwin, J. Quinn Language Arts Teacher - SMHigh
(8-1-06, rep. E. Merrill, A-0, $31,730)
St. Martin
French, Nita English Teacher - SMHigh
(8-1-06, rep. K. Browning, A-1, $32,255)
St. Martin
Funk, Stephen Paul Tennis Coach - Vancleave
(8-1-06, rep. R. Holmes, $800)
Vancleave
Garriga, Victor Slow Pitch Softball - ECHigh
(8-1-06, rep. T. Box, $3,293)
East Central
Grierson, Beth 6th Grade Math Teacher - ECMiddle
(8-4-06, rep. S. Moody, AA-5, $37,280)
East Central
Hendricks, Lee Ann 8th Grade Reading Teacher - ECMiddle
(8-1-06, pending certification, A-3, $31,730)
East Central
High, Marcus Power Lifting - Vancleave
(8-1-06, rep. R. Lee, $800)
Vancleave
High, Marcus High School Girls Track Coach - Vancleave
(8-1-06, rep. R. Lee, $1,200)
Vancleave
Holland, Levonta Band Director - SMHigh
(8-6-06, pending certification, A-0, $37,265)
St. Martin
Holloway, Dwight 7th Grade Head Football Coach - St. Martin
(left off original recommendations, $2,500)
St. Martin
Holman, Sindi 4th Grade Teacher - SMUpper
(8-1-06, rep. C. Peltier, A-0, $31,730)
St. Martin
Holmes, Roman High School Assistant Baseball Coach - Vancleave
(8-1-06, rep. M. O'Hair, $2,693)
Vancleave
Huff, Lindsey Special Education Teacher - ECUpper
(8-1-06, originally recommended with 4 yrs exp., only 3 yrs verified, please adjust salary accordingly, A-3, $33,305)
East Central
Keller, Tina Reading & Language Arts Teacher - SMMiddle
(8-1-06, rep. C. Savoy, A-0, $31,730)
St. Martin
Leggett, Vikki Speech Pathologist - VCUpper
(8-1-06, originally recommended with 7 yrs exp., only 5 yrs verified, please adjust salary accordingly, AA-5, $37,280)
Vancleave
Loftin, Bonnie A. Art Teacher - ECMiddle
(8-1-06, rep. B. Givens, A-0, $31,730)
East Central
Manning, Hester Developmentally Delayed Preschool Teacher - SMEast
(8-1-06, new position, A-0, $31,730)
St. Martin
Maples, Duke Math Teacher - SMHigh
(8-1-06, rep. J. Kite, A-1, $32,255)
St. Martin
McDaniel, Brandi Driver's Education Teacher - VCHigh
(8-8-06, rep. R. Bowen, A-8, $34,969)
Vancleave
McDaniel, Raymond Payne Assistant 9th Grade Football Coach - Vancleave
(8-1-06, rep. J. Soules, $2,993)
Vancleave
McDaniel, Raymond Payne Social Studies / P.E. Teacher - VCHigh
(8-1-06, rep. R. Lee, A-4, $33,830)
Vancleave
McDaniel, Raymond Payne Middle Boys Head Basketball Coach - Vancleave
(8-1-06, vacant position, $3,093)
Vancleave
McMillan, Tammie Special Education Teacher - VCUpper
(8-1-06, new position, A-6, $34,880)
Vancleave
Miller, Deborah Renee Music Teacher - SMEast
(8-1-06, rep. R. Stevens, A-5, $34,355)
St. Martin
Miller, Nicole 8th Grade English Teacher - ECMiddle
(8-1-06, rep. L. Fletcher, A-0, $31,730)
East Central
Newton, James William

8th Grade Reading Teacher - ECMiddle
(8-1-06, rep. T. Settle, A-0, $31,730)

East Central
Peace, Charlene Teacher - VCLower
(8-1-06, originally recommended with 14 years exp., 15 years verified, please adjust salary accordingly, AA-15, $44,180)
Vancleave
Posey, Tanya Teacher - ECHigh
(8-1-06, received AA License, please adjust salary accordingly, AA-4, $36,590)
East Central
Puhr, Sarah Math Teacher - ECHigh
(8-1-06, rep. S. Whisenhunt, A-11, $37,505)
East Central
St. Martin East Elementary
Adult After School Care Directors
Adult After School Care Directors - SMEast
(8-4-06, Dorinda Magnuson, Rachel Broussard, Kim Windham, $14.00 per hour)
St. Martin
St. Martin East Elementary
Adult After School Care Workers
Adult After School Care Workers - SMEast
(8-4-06, Virginia Carol Bennett, Lawana Cummings, $11.00 per hour)
St. Martin
Torries, Lorraine Art Teacher - SMNorth
(8-1-06, received AA License, please adjust salary accordingly, AA-1, $34,520)
St. Martin
Vancleave Upper Elementary
After School Tutoring
After School Tutors - VCUpper
(8-8-06, Missy Yates, Megan Tubb, Barbara Teague, Nicole Talley, Cherie Sullivan, Darlean Moore, Oreta McMillan, Sherry Lowe, Pam Locke, Candy Champagne, Harolyn Burns, Jenny Branan, Kenitra Barnes, Christie Anderson, 1-2 hours per day, $22 per hour)
Vancleave
Whitman, Debra Kindergarten Teacher - SMEast
(8-1-06, rep. J. Spratley, A-1, $32,255)
St. Martin
Woods, Leigh Ann Guidance Counselor - SMMiddle
(7-18-06, rep. D. Conwill, A-0, $35,124)
St. Martin
Wright, Eric Band Director - VCHigh
(8-1-06, originally recommended with 2 years exp., only one year verified, please adjust salary accordingly, A-1, $37,790)
Vancleave

NON-LICENSED RECOMMENDATIONS 2006-2007

Albritton, Teri Gulf Coast School Boards Association Clerk
(7-1-06, rep. J. Robinson, $750)
District
Allen, Alyssa Student Co-op Worker - ECHigh Library
(8-1-06, rep. K. McCann, 3 hrs per day, $5.15 per hour)
East Central
Allen, Linda Bus Aide - Vancleave
(8-4-06, 4 hours per day, 0 yrs exp.)
Vancleave
Blalock, Jeffrey Jay Assistant Slow Pitch Softball Coach - Vancleave
(8-1-06, vacant position, $2,693)
Vancleave
Carroll, Tracey First Grade Teacher Assistant - SMEast
(8-4-06, new position, 0 yrs exp., $12,415)
St. Martin
Dock, Karen Assistant Slow Pitch Softball - ECHigh
(8-1-06, rep. V. Garriga, $2,693)
East Central
Frederic, Andrew After School Worker - ECAttendance Center
(8-4-06, 4 hours per day, $5.15 per hour)
East Central
Hise, Charlotte Library Assistant - SMUpper
(8-4-06, rep. L. Mudgett, 0 yrs exp., $13,390)
St. Martin
Jarrett, Stefanie Special Education Assistant - SMNorth
(8-4-06, rep. D. Hunt, 0 yrs exp., $12,415)
St. Martin
King, Jessica Co-Op Student Worker - VCUpper
(8-7-06, 4 hours per day, $5.15 per hour)
Vancleave
Lowe, Nancy Special Education Assistant - ECMiddle
(8-4-06, 0 yrs exp., $12,415)
East Central
Lowery, Cassie Nicole Kingergarten Teacher Assistant - VCLower
(8-4-06, rep. A. Barton, 0 yrs exp., $12,415)
Vancleave
Mann, Beverly Special Education Teacher Assistant - SMEast
(8-4-06, previously recommended with 2 yrs exp., only 1 year verified, please adjust salary accordingly, $12,715)
St. Martin
Moore, Sabrina Title 1 Assistant - SMUpper
(8-4-06, rep. S. Page, 0 yrs exp., $12,415)
St. Martin
Nowacki, Lorri Summer Camp Director - SMUpper
(7-24-06, rep. S. Seals, 8 hrs per day, $13.00 per hour)
St. Martin
Orr, Tarrin Student Worker - ECLower Office
(8-1-06, rep. E. Dobbe, 3 hours per day, $5.15 per hour)
East Central
Pylate, Laura Third Grade Title 1 Assistant - SMEast
(8-4-06, rep. J. Wilcox, 0 yrs exp., $12,415)
St. Martin
Seymour, Shelley Marlene Title I 3rd Grade Teacher Assistant - SMNorth
(8-4-06, new position, 12 yrs exp., $16,016)
St. Martin
Sims, Kristy First Grade Teacher Assistant - SMNorth
(8-4-06, rep. T. Powell, 3 yrs exp., $13,315)
St. Martin
Smith, Melissa Co-Op Student Worker - VCHigh
(8-7-06, 4 hours per day, $5.15 per hour)
Vancleave
St. Martin East Elementary
Adult After School Care Workers
Adult After School Care Workers - SMEast
(8-4-06, Jessica Bennett, Jamie Hill, Ashley Lumpkin, Paige Shoemaker, $11.00 per hour)
St. Martin
St. Martin East Elementary
Adult After School Care Workers
Adult After School Care Workers - SMEast
(8-4-06, Phyllis Hardy, Catherine Jones, Kathleen Rogers, Julie Simmons, Deneen Waldrop, Kathy Ross, $11.00 per hour)
St. Martin
St. Martin East Elementary
After School Care Student Workers
After School Care Student Workers
(8-4-06, Clint Creel, Natalie Ramsay, Blake Derouen, $7.00 per hour)
St. Martin
Suarez, Kristen Title I 3rd Grade Teacher Assistant - SMNorth
(8-4-06, new position, 0 yrs exp., $12,415)
St. Martin
TerKeurst, Josh After School Worker - ECAttendance Center
(8-4-06, 4 hours per day, $5.15 per hour)
East Central
Trytten, Kristin Co-Op Student Worker - VCMiddle
(8-7-06, 4 hours per day, $5.15 per hour)
Vancleave
Waits, Danelle Yearbook Advisor - SMNorth
(8-4-06, rep. V. Martin, $600)
St. Martin
Webb, Lisa Student Worker - ECHigh Principals Office
(8-1-06, rep. T. Tanner, 3 hrs per day, $5.15 per hour)
East Central
Wheatley, Charles Mike Bus Driver - Vancleave
(8-4-06, rep. D. Peterson, 0 yrs exp.)
Vancleave
White, Kristen Co-Op Student Worker - VCLower
(8-7-06, 4 hours per day, $5.15 per hour)
Vancleave
Wright, Lorenzo Special Education Aide - SMMiddle
(8-4-06, rep. D. Lopema, 0 yrs exp., $12,415)
St. Martin
Wright, Lorenzo 9th Grade Boys Basketball - SMHigh
(8-1-06, rep. C. Pavlus, $3,093)
St. Martin
Wright, Lorenzo Assistant High School Boys Basketball - SMHigh
(8-1-06, rep. J. Schoerner, $2,993)
St. Martin

LICENSED TRANSFERS WITHIN DISTRICT 2006-2007

Dossett, Michael FROM: Career Discovery Teacher - ECMiddle
TO: Social Studies Teacher - ECMiddle
 
Settle, Teri FROM: Career Discovery Teacher - ECMiddle
TO: Computer Discovery Teacher - ECMiddle
 
Spratley, Jeanne FROM: Kindergarten Teacher - SMEast
TO: First Grade Teacher - SMEast
 
Trojanovich, Debbie FROM: Teacher - SMMiddle
TO: Computer Enrichment Teacher - SMNorth
 
Webb, Patty FROM: Science/SS Teacher - ECMiddle
TO: 6th Grade English Teacher - ECMiddle
 

NON-LICENSED TRANSFERS WITHIN DISTRICT 2006-2007

Collier, Ginger FROM: First Grade Teacher Assistant - ECLower
TO: Second Grade Teacher Assistant - ECLower
 
Daniels, Norma

FROM: First Grade Title 1 Assistant - ECLower
TO: First Grade Teacher Assistant - ECLower

 
Freche, Amanda FROM: Kindergarten - SMEast
TO: First Grade Teacher Assistant - SMEast
 
Jones, Catherine FROM: Special Education Resource Asst. - SMEast
TO: Special Education Inclusion Asst. - SMEast
 
Nowacki, Lorri FROM: Special Education Assistant - SMUpper
TO: Title 1 Computer Lab Fast ForWord - SMUpper
 
Page, Shannon FROM: Title 1 Assistant - SMUpper
TO: Special Education Assistant - SMUpper
 
Powell, Tammie FROM: First Grade Teacher Assistant - SMNorth
TO: Title 1 Assistant - SMUpper
 
Wilcox, Joy FROM: Third Grade Title Assistant - SMEast
TO: Fast ForWord Title Assistant - SMEast
 

EXECUTIVE SESSION: Motion by Dickerson, second by Sims, to go into Executive Session at 6:38 p.m. for student hearings, personnel and legal matters, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

Motion by Turner, second by Tootle to come out of Executive Session at 7:12 p.m., with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

STUDENT HEARINGS:

STUDENT CASE NUMBER 001:06-07: Motion by Tootle, second by Dickerson that the student be placed at the Alternative School for 45 days, on strict probation, and if successful, then return to regular school, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

STUDENT CASE NUMBER 002:06-07: Motion by Turner, second by Sims that the student be directly placed at the Alternative School for 45 days due to written parental consent and if successful, then return to regular school, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

STUDENT CASE NUMBER 003:06-07: Motion by Dickerson, second by Turner that the student be directly placed at the Alternative School for 45 days due to written parental consent and if successful, then return to regular school, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

STUDENT CASE NUMBER 004:06-07: Motion by Sims, second by Tootle that Mr. Rucks Robinson check on the threat assessment and if everything is o.k. the student will be placed at the Alternative School until 1st progress reports on strict probation. If successful, then the student will return to regular school, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

STUDENT CASE NUMBER 005:06-07: Not Present

EXECUTIVE SESSION (Shown on Page 19-AA) in JCSD minutes book

There being no further business to come before the board at this time, on motion by Turner, second by Dickerson, the meeting was adjourned at 7:52 p.m., with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

 

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Kenneth A. Fountain, Chairman   Thomas L. Tootle, Secretary

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