BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Jackson County School District
Vancleave, Mississippi

August 8, 2011
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. July 18, 2011

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 (none)
    9. Approve One Source Items
    10. f.y.i. Matching Grant Fund Balance
    11. f.y.i. LNG / Chevron Tax Revenue Update (no change)
    12. Approve Item 5 - Bank Depository
    13. Approve Year End Entries (Loans) (Operating)
    14. Approve Budget, FY 12 Budget
    15. Approve Resolution to Jackson County Board of Supervisors to Levy Advalorem Taxes

C. Laura McCool - Human Resources and Risk Management Director

    1. f.y.i. SI 2011 46 07 12 2011
    2. f.y.i. SI 2011 47 07 31 2011
    3. Approve New Policy - Drug and Alcohol Policy

D. Carol Rudolph - Technology Director

    1. f.y.i. East Central Middle School New Construction Equipment

E. Dr. Susan Benson - Assistant Superintendent

    1. Approve Teacher Pay - Common Core State Standards Training Sessions (HEAP Funds), BEST New Teacher Orientation Meeting (HEAP Funds), High School Curriculum Summer Workers (HEAP Funds)
    2. Approve Stipend for INOW Training
    3. Approve Title III English Language Acquisition Program
    4. Approve Licensure Application - Jenna Carroll
    5. Approve Licensure Application - Jean Leonard
    6. Approve Revised Policy - GFBCD - Assistant Teacher
    7. Approve Revised Policy GAAA - Equal Opportunity Employment
    8. Approve New Policy - Physical Therapist
    9. Present New Policy - Mississippi Educators Code of Ethics and Standards of Conduct Code
    10. Present New Policy - Advertising in Schools / Revenue Enhancement

F. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

  1. Pryor Morrow
    A. f.y.i. Color Board - East Central Middle School Gym
    B. f.y.i. Progress Report - East Central Middle School Gym
    C. Approve Change Directive for Canopy - East Central Middle School Gym
    D. Approve Change Order - Sewer Manhole Cover - East Central Middle School Gym
    E. Approve Agreement with Neel-Schaffer - St. Martin Middle School Classroom Additions
  2. Eley Guild Hardy
    A. f.y.i. Executed Change Order 1 - St. Martin North Elementary and East Central Middle Schools
  3. Approve Revised Legal Description of Redistricting Plan and Authorize to Advertise
  4. Approve Scholastic Book Fair - East Central Lower Elementary School
  5. Approve Activities Grant Award
  6. Approve Agreement for Non-Payment of Maintenance Funds and Tuition for Transfer Students- Pascagoula
  7. f.y.i. Letter from St. Martin Gridiron Club
  8. 16th Section Leases (click to view)
    A. Approve Residential Reappraisal - Sturgis
    B. Approve Commercial Reappraisal - Gulf South Pipeline
    C. Approve Commercial Reappraisal - Tillman
    D. Approve Commercial Reappraisal - Atwood
    E. Approve Commercial Reappraisal - Hyatt
    F. Approve Commercial Reappraisal - WePrayDa, Inc.
    G. Approve Commercial Reappraisal - SMO, LLC - Gavin
    H. Approve Request - Bigot
    I.
    Present Lease Application - R.T. May
    J. f.y.i. Letters from Mississippi Forestry Commission
    K. Non - Payment of Rent

G. Trips (click to view list)

H. Legal Student Transfers (click to view list)

I. Licensed Educator Resignations 2011- 2012

Alford, Todd Boys Head Track Coach - VC High Vancleave
Brochard, Gretchen SPED Teacher - EC High
(transfer in district)
East Central
Brochard, Gretchen Lead LSC / ECHS LSC - EC
East Central
Doss, Kelli Teacher - SM North St. Martin
Dowling, Joe Asst Football Coach - VC High Vancleave
Erwin, Renee K Teacher - VC Lower Vancleave
Funk, Stephen Girls Track Coach - VC High Vancleave
Guy, Charlotte SPED Case Manager - SPED (Retirement) District
McMillan, Kelly SPED Nurse - SPED District
Morgan, Elizabeth Teacher - SM High St. Martin

J. Licensed Educator Recommendations 2011 - 2012

Baxter, Christy SPED Resource Teacher - VC Lower
(8/1/11, A-6, rep. A. Fuller)
Vancleave
Brochard, Gretchen Case Manager - SPED
(8/1/11, transfer in district, rep. C. Guy)
District
Chatham, David Boys Head Track Coach - VC High
(8/1/11, $1,500.00 per yr., rep. T. Alford)
Vancleave
Chatham, David Girls Head Track Coach - VC High
(8/1/11, $1,500.00 per yr., rep. P. Funk)
Vancleave
Clark, Jennifer SPED Nurse - District
(8/15/11, RN - 14, rep. K. McMillan)
District
Drawdy, Emily Long Term Sub - SM East
(8/8/11, $100.00 per day, rep. J. Spratley)
St. Martin
Edmonson, Thomas Teacher - VC High
(8/1/11, A-0, rep. J. Diaz)
Vancleave
Edmonson, Thomas Asst Football Coach - VC High
(8/1/11, S4,500.00 per yr., rep. J. Dowling)
Vancleave
Fleming, Maria Teacher - SM Middle
(8/1/11, A-0, new position)
St. Martin
Gray, Rachel Teacher - EC Lower
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/11.)
East Central
Groves, Katherine Teacher - VC High
(8/1/11, A-0, transfer from non-certified position, rep. T. Hay)
Vancleave
Hester, Jennifer MCT2 Tutor - VC Middle
(8/10/11, $22.00 per hr.)
Vancleave
Hurley, Suzanne Tutor - EC Upper
(8/22/11, $22.00 per hr., 18 hrs. per wk.)
East Central
Jamison, Lorraine MCT2 Tutor - VC Middle
(8/10/11, $22.00 per hr.)
Vancleave
Jones, Cynthia Teacher - VC Upper
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/11.)
Vancleave
Laird, Brandon Teacher - SM Middle
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/11.)
St. Martin
Lally, Brandy Asst Volleyball Coach - VC Middle
(8/1/11, $2,000.00 per yr., new position)
Vancleave
Leonard, Jean Teacher - SM High
(8/1/11, A-0, pending license, rep. E. Morgan)
St. Martin
Lowell, Karen MCT2 Tutor - VC Middle
(8/10/11, $22.00 per hr.)
Vancleave
Mansfield, Tara Yearbook Advisor - SM Upper
(8/1/11, $1,000.00 per yr.)
St. Martin
McAnally, Kristy SPED Teacher - SM High
(8/1/11, A-3, rep. P. Murphy)
St. Martin
McRaney, Mary SPED Life Skills Teacher - SM Upper
(8/1/11, AA-10, rep. C. Magowan)
St. Martin
Parker, Rebecca MOD Teacher / LSC EC High / Lead LSC - EC East Central
Reynolds, Tanya Teacher - EC Lower
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/11.)
East Central
Richards, Diann SPED Life Skills Teacher - VC Middle
(8/1/11, A-3, rep. K. Bowen)
Vancleave
Scott, Robert MCT2 Tutor - VC Middle
(8/10/11, $22.00 per hr.)
Vancleave
Simek, Rebecca MCT2 Tutor - VC Middle
(8/10/11, $22.00 per hr.)
Vancleave
Stevens, Rebecca Music Teacher - VC Lower
(8/1/11, A-1, rep. R. Walters)
Vancleave
Sumrall. Emily Teacher - SM North
(8/1/11, A-5, rep. K. Doss)
St. Martin
Weems, Anita Teacher - SM High
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/11.)
St. Martin
Wescovich, Tammy Teacher - SM East
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/11.)
St. Martin
Williams, Sarah Teacher - VC Upper
(8/1/11, A-0, transfer from non-certified position, rep. H. Brister)
Vancleave
Wilson, Shannon WINGS Teacher - SM North
(Increase from part time to full time.)
St. Martin
Asher, Tiffany
Cummings, Lawanna
Magnuson, Dorina
After School Care Directors - SM East
(8/3/11, $17.00 per hr.)
St. Martin
Broussard, Rachel
Campbell, Ashley
Causey, Candis
Clark, Joe
Meyer, Ivy
Windham, Kimberly
Adult After School Care Workers - SM East
(8/3/11, $14.00 per hr.)
St. Martin
Bellman, Kristen
Bertagnolli, Lisa
Besse, April
Breeland, Kelly
Brenier, Traci
Buck, Amanda
Campbell, Amy
Cates, Lisa
Chenault, Martha
Craft, Tracy
Davis, Leigh
Dearman, Tammy
Endt, Kimberly
Fairley, Leslie
Fortenberry, Deborah
Gilmore, Janna
Goff, Pamela
Green, Alicia
Guillotte, Vanessa
Harrell, Joanie
Henderson, Ardelle
Hodges, Stephanie
Lalley, Brandi
Lomax, Clarence
Martin, Deborah
Martin, Teresa
Matthews, Laura
Monk, Diane
Nicholson, Katie
Pylate, Peggy
Reed, Tiffany
Rigdon, Zachary
Watson, Terri
Watts, Hollie
Whitt, Cheryl
Wise, Beverly
Yurchak, Sheila
After School Tutors - VC Middle
(8/15/11, $22.00 per. hr.)
Vancleave

K. Non-Licensed Educator Resignations 2011- 2012

Adkins, Carol Library Asst - VC Lower Vancleave
Bosarge, Karan Nurse Asst - SM Middle
(transfer in district)
St. Martin
Ditsworth, Joe After School Student Worker - EC East Central
Dykes, Karen Bus Driver - EC East Central
Fredric, David After School Student Worker - EC
East Central
Groves, Katherine SPED Asst - VC High
(transfer to certified position)
Vancleave
Hancock, Dena Bus Driver & Aide - SM
(Retirement)
St. Martin
Hiestand, Amanda Teacher Asst - EC Middle East Central
Hitt, Gail Teacher Aide - SM North
(Retirement)
St. Martin
Lewinger, Elizabeth Part Time Food Service Worker - SM High St. Martin
Lowe, Nancy Teacher Asst - EC Lower East Central
Mitchan, Elizabeth Bus Driver - EC
(reduction in hours)
East Central
Overstreet, Mary Full Time Food Service Worker - VC Upper Vancleave
Pylate, Rebecca Part Time Food Service Worker - VC Upper Vancleave
Tran, Tina Student Worker - SM High St. Martin
Ulmer, Donna Regular & SPED Bus Driver - VC Vancleave
Williams, Sarah Teacher Asst - EC Lower
(transfer to certified position)
East Central

L. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2011 - 2012

Baker, Lemuel After School Student Worker - EC
(8/3/11, $7.25 per hr., rep. J. Hughey)
East Central
Barfield, Travis After School Student Worker - EC
(8/3/11, $7.25 per hr., rep. J. Ditsworth)
East Central
Blalock, Jeffery Bus Driver - VC
(8/3/11, rep. E. Strickland)
Vancleave
Bosarge, Karan Receptionist - SM Middle
(8/1/11, transfer in district, rep. P. Hardy)
St. Martin
Breland, George Bus Driver - EC
(8/3/11, rep. L. Valentine)
East Central
Butirich, John Bus Driver - SM
(8/3/11, rep. B. O'Grady)
St. Martin
Carty, Terry Bus Driver - VC
(8/3/11, rep. J. Young)
Vancleave
Cooley, Joseph Student Worker - Vo Tech
(8/3/11, $7.25 per hr., 4 hrs. per day)
Vo Tech
Eckert, James After School Student Worker - SM High
(8/3/11, $7.25 per hr., rep. T. Breedlove)
St. Martin
Hanson, Jessica Teacher Asst - SM East
(8/3/11, rep. J. Fox)
St. Martin
Harrell, Robert Bus Driver - EC
(8/3/11, rep. K. Dykes)
East Central
Kelley, Robert Bus Driver - SM
(8/3/11, rep. Y. Holland)
St. Martin
Ladnier, Jeremy After School Student Worker - EC
(8/3/11, $7.25 per hr., rep. D. Frederic)
East Central
Lutz, Sharon Teacher Asst - EC Lower
(8/3/11, rep. S. Charlton)
East Central
McKee, Keeley MCT2 Tutor - VC Middle
(8/10/11, $12.00 per hr.)
Vancleave
Mitchan, Elizabeth SPED Bus Aide - EC
(8/3/11, rep. M. McDonald)
East Central
Oatis, Erica K Asst - SM North
(8/3/11, new position)
St. Martin
Peterson, Julia Transportation Secretary - VC
(8/3/11, rep. M. Tanner)
Vancleave
Ray, Susan Life Skills Asst - SM North
(8/3/11, rep. P. Reed)
St. Martin
Roberts, Melissa Bus Driver - SM
(8/3/11, rep. B. Cox)
St. Martin
Stallings, Charles Bus Driver - EC
(8/3/11, rep. C. Wright)
East Central
Stepputat, Daniel After School Student Worker - SM High
(8/3/11, $7.25 per hr., no more than 2 hrs., rep. T. Tran)
St. Martin
Stewart, Colton Student Worker - EC
(8/1/11, $7.25 per hr., rep. K. Smith)
East Central
Stewart, Paul Bus Driver - EC
(8/3/11, rep. M. McDonald)
East Central
Stewart, Patricia Student Office Worker- VC High
(8/3/11, $7.25 per hr.)
Vancleave
Watts, Jana Teacher Asst - EC Lower
(8/15/11, rep. S. Williams)
East Central
Jones, Catherine
Ladner, Shawndee
Lumpkin, Teresa
Reynolds, Karen
Ross, Kathy
Rushing, Ashley
Simmons, Julie
Waldrop, Deneen
Waldrop, Lauren
Windham, Brittany
Windham, Jeffery
After School Adult Care Workers- SM East
(8/3/11, $14.00 per hr.)
St. Martin
Reynolds, Jacqueline
Simer, Cassie
After School Student Workers - SM East
(8/3/11, $9.00 per hr.)
St. Martin

M. Substitutes 2011 - 2012

District Wide (click to view) District

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

Chenault, Martha To: 6th Grade History - VC Middle
From: 6th Grade Reading - VC Middle
Vancleave
Duran, Susan To:Gifted Teacher - SM Upper
From: Wings Teacher - SM East
St. Martin
Fuller, Andrea To: 6th Grade Math Teacher - SM Middle
From:SPED Teacher - VC Lower
St. Martin / Vancleave
Gilmore, Janna To: 6th Grade English - VC Middle
From: Study Skills - VC Middle
Vancleave
Henderson, Ardelle To: Study Skills - VC Middle
From: 6th Grade History - VC Middle
Vancleave
Hodges, Stephanie To: 6th Grade Math - VC Middle
From: 6th Grade English - VC Middle
Vancleave
Lally, Brandy To: 7th Grade History - VC Middle
From: PE - VC Middle
Vancleave
Martin, Theresa To: Bridges - VC Middle
From: 6th Grade Math - VC Middle
Vancleave
Matthews, Laura To: 7th Grade Reading - VC Middle
From: Career Discovery - VC Middle
Vancleave
Rouse, Brenda To:Hearing Impaired SPED Teacher - SM High
From: SPED Teacher - SM Upper
St. Martin

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

Shepard, Ashley From:SPED Teacher Asst - VC Lower
To:SPED Asst - VC High
Vancleave

P. Executive Session

  1. Student Cases (click to view)
      • 101:10-11 - East Central Middle School
      • 001:11-12 - East Central Middle School
      • 002:11-12 - East Central High School
  2. Personnel and Legal Matters

 

Next Meeting
Monday, September 12, 2011
Jackson County District Office


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