BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Jackson County School District
Vancleave, Mississippi

April 16, 2012
Regular Session - District Office- 5:00 p.m.

 

1. Call to Order

2. Invocation

3. Pledge of Allegiance

4. Approve Consent Agenda Items

5. Approve Agenda

6. Approve Minutes

A. March 16, 2012

7. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

A. Acknowledgments and Celebrations

B. Harold Rushing - Business Manager
    1. Approve Claim Docket

    2. Approve Student Activity / Club Claim Docket

    3. Approve Paid Student Activity / Club Accounts

    4. Approve Student Activity / Club Accounts

    5. Approve Surplus Property

    6. Approve Construction in Progress

    7. Approve Receipts and Disbursements

    8. Approve Not in Budget Items (no change)

    9. Approve One Source Items

    10. f.y.i. Matching Grant Fund Balance (no change)

    11. f.y.i. LNG / Chevron Tax Revenue Update

    12. Approve Updated Mileage Reimbursement Rate

C. Laura McCool - Human Resources and Risk Management Director

    1. f.y.i. SI 2012 16 03 08 2012

    2. f.y.i. Workers Comp Update

    3. Approve Property Insurance Renewal (Recommending Option 3 / Drop Buy Back)

    4. Present Safety Policy

D. Dr. Lisa McCartney - Curriculum Director

    1. Annual Gifted Presentation

E. Diane Novak - Vo Tech Director

    1. Approve Estimated Carl Perkins Federal Funds Budget - 2012 - 2013

F. Dr. Susan Benson - Assistant Superintendent

    1. Approve Conversion of the Alternative School ($454,217.00 in district savings)

    2. Approve Conversion of the GED Program ($100,000.00 in district savings)

    3. Approve New Policy - Internet Safety (presented February 16, 2012)

    4. Approve New Policy - Student Message at Graduation Ceremonies (presented March 12, 2012)

    5. Approve Revised Policy - GFBCH - District Test Coordinator, Counselor, ELL, Homeless, MSIS Coordinator ($44,000.00 in district savings)

    6. Approve Revised Policy GFBDH - JV / Middle School Head Baseball Coach

    7. Approve Revised Policy GGBB - Supplement Scale

    8. Approve Revised Policy JBC - Student Admissions

    9. Present New Policy JV / Middle School Assistant Baseball Coach

    10. Present Sex Education Policy - Abstinence Only

G. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

    1. Pryor Morrow
      A. f.y.i. Certificate of Substantial Completion - East Central Middle School Gym

      B. Approve Option 1 or Option 2 - St. Martin Middle School Classroom Addition

      C. Approve Option 1, Option 2, Option 3, Option 4 - Vancleave Upper Elementary School Cafeteria

    2. f.y.i. 5 Year Construction Plan

    3. Approve Resolution - Tammy Dearman

    4. Approve Resolution - Joanie Harrell

    5. Approve Resolution - Teacher Appreciation Week

    6. Approve Resolution - Administrative Assistant Appreciation Week

    7. Approve Resolution - AABC Appreciation Week

    8. Approve The Jim Owen Studio for 2012 - 2013 School Year for East Central Attendance Center

    9. Approve The Jim Owen Studio for 2012 - 2013 School Year for Vancleave Attendance Center

    10. Approve Grade Configuration Change at St. Martin East Elementary and St. Martin North Elementary Schools ($440,000.00 in district savings)

    11. Approve Claim Settlement - J&L Desporte, LLC., Companion Property & Casualty Insurance Company

    12. 16th Section Leases (click to view)

      A. Approve Commercial Lease - TACK Properties, LLC / Holbert

      B. Cancellation of Lease - Van Court / Galle

      C. Approve Residential Lease - Bosarge

      D. Rescind Approval of Amendment - Sturgis

      E. Approve Amendment to Residential Lease - Sturgis / Robinson

      F. f.y.i. Mississippi Forestry Commission - Revised Forest Management Plan (click to view)

      G. Approve Tree Removal on Section 16-6-7
      (click to view)

      H. Present Application to Lease - Becquer (click to view)

      I. Non Payment of Rent
      (click to view)

      J. Approve Advertisement for Bids - Mississippi Forestry Commission - 1st Timber Cutting

    13. Parent Request to the Board to Revise Cheerleader Selection Policy

    14. Discuss Freedom of Speech / Prayer Issue (click to view)

H. Trips (click to view list)

I. Legal Student Transfers (click to view list)

J. Licensed Administrator Resignations 2012- 2013

Swanson, Karl Principal - Alternative School (Retirement) District

K. Licensed Educator Resignations 2012- 2013

Ditsworth, Lindsay Teacher - EC High East Central
Farr, Mickey Teacher - EC High (Retirement) East Central
Harrell, Joanie Intervention Specialist - VMS (Retirement) Vancleave
Havis, Stacy Teacher - EC High East Central
Hill, Holly Teacher - VC Upper Vancleave
Holmes, Raina 9th Grade Asst Cheer Coach - VC High Vancleave
Hunt, Karen Teacher - VC High (Retirement) Vancleave
Hults, Lynn SPED Teacher - VC High Vancleave
Locke, Pam Teacher - VC Upper (Retirement) Vancleave
Martin, Theresa Teacher - VC Middle Vancleave
Mason, John Positive Behavior Specialist - SPED (Retirement) District Wide
McBroom, Sharron Teacher - SM East St. Martin
McGarity, Teffany Teacher - EC Upper East Central
Sims, Diann Teacher - EC Middle (Retirement) East Central
Tucker, James Teacher, HS Basketball Coach, 9th Grade Basketball Coach, HS Volleyball Coach - EC High (Retirement) East Central
Webb, Patty Teacher - EC Middle (Retirement) East Central

L. Licensed Educator Non - Renewal 2012- 2013

Dowling, Joe Teacher - VC High Vancleave
Harry, Jana Teacher - EC High East Central
Maldonado, Amanda Teacher - EC High East Central

M. Licensed Educator Resignations 2011- 2012

none    

N. Licensed Educator Recommendations 2012 - 2013 ($572,000.00 savings to district)

Certified Positions Licensed Educator Recommendations
(Alternative School)(Central Office) (Special Education)(Technology Center) (East Central)(St. Martin)(Vancleave)
Salaries will be determined by certification and years experience.
District Wide

O. Licensed Educator Recommendations 2011 - 2012

Balius, Anna Long Term Sub - SM Middle
(3/26/12, $100.00 per day, rep. Furlan)
St. Martin
Rustin, John Teacher - SM East
(Recommended with 6 years experience. Five years have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 1/9/12.)
St. Martin
Seymour, Beth Gifted Teacher - VC Upper / District Wide
(3/1/12, A-1, rep. B. Teague)
District
Thrash, Jackie Long Term Sub - VC Upper
(3/19/12, $100.00 per day, rep. A. DeVitt)
Vancleave
Williams, Kaci Long Term Sub - VC Upper
(4/16/11, $100.00 per day, rep. H. Thomas)
Vancleave

P. Non-Licensed Educator Resignations 2012- 2013

Ditsworth, Joseph Teacher Asst - EC Middle East Central
Duncan, Sandra K Asst - VC Lower (Retirement) Vancleave
Illich, Myra Teacher Asst - SM North (Retirement) St. Martin
Lee, John SPED Asst - SM High St. Martin
Pitalo, Sherri K Asst - SM North (Retirement) St. Martin
Shumock, Cynthia Teacher Asst - EC Lower East Central
Smith, Pauline Part Time Food Service Worker - VC Upper Vancleave

Q. Non-Licensed Educator Resignations 2011- 2012

Lara, Alice Part Time Bus Driver - EC East Central
Lara, Alice Custodian - EC East Central
Shoemake, Doreen Full Time Food Service Worker - VC Middle Vancleave

R. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2011 - 2012

Bang, Kathy Full Time Food Service Worker - VC Upper
(3/13/12, rep. M Overstreet)
Vancleave
Dominey, Carrie Full Time Sub Bus Driver - Vancleave
(3/13/12, rep. C. Turner)
Vancleave
Trammel, Judy Bus Driver - EC
(3/16/12, rep. B. McDonald)
East Central
White, Lisa Custodian - VC High
(4/17/12, rep. M. McGrew)
Vancleave

S. Substitutes 2011 - 2012

Substitutes (click to view) District

T. Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2012 - 2013- f.y.i.

Bullock, Diane From: 3rd Grade Teacher - EC Upper
To: 5th Grade Teacher - EC Upper
East Central
Hodges, Marcia From: Teacher - EC Lower
To: Teacher EC Middle
East Central
Jones, Stephanie From: 4th Grade Teacher - EC Upper
To: 3rd Grade Teacher - EC Upper
East Central
Loftin, Dixie From: 5th Grade Teacher - EC Upper
To: 3rd Grade Teacher - EC Upper
East Central
Nelson, Cheryl From: 5th Grade Teacher - EC Upper
To: 4th Grade Teacher - EC Upper
East Central
Noble, Terri From: 3rd Grade Teacher - EC Upper
To: 4th Grade Teacher - EC Upper
East Central
Slater, Toni From: 5th Grade Teacher - EC Upper
To: 4th Grade Teacher - EC Upper
East Central
Smith, Storrie From: 4th Grade Teacher - EC Upper
To: 3rd Grade Teacher - EC Upper
East Central
Stephens, Janet From: 4th Grade Teacher - EC Upper
To: 5th Grade Teach - EC Upper
East Central

U. Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2011 - 2012- f.y.i.

none    

V. Non-Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2012 - 2013 - f.y.i.

Verett, Kathy From: PE Asst - EC Upper
To: Title 1 Asst - EC Upper
East Central

W. Non-Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2011 - 2012 - f.y.i.

none    

X. Executive Session

  1. Student Cases (click to view)
      • 006:11-12 - Vancleave High School
      • 024:11-12 - St. Martin Middle School
      • 053:11-12 - Vancleave High School
      • 081:11-12 - St. Martin Middle School
      • 082:11-12 - St. Martin Middle School
      • 083:11-12 - St. Martin Middle School
      • 084:11-12 - St. Martin Middle School
      • 085:11-12 - St. Martin High School
      • 086:11-12 - Vancleave High School
      • 087:11-12 - East Central High School
      • 088:11-12 - St. Martin Middle School
      • 089:11-12 - St. Martin High School
      • 090:11-12 - Vancleave High School
      • 091:11-12 - East Central Middle School

  2. Donated Days (click to view)

  3. Legal Matters (click to view)

 

Next Meeting
Monday, May 14, 2012
Jackson County District Office


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