BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Jackson County School District
Vancleave, Mississippi

August 12, 2013
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. June 17, 2013 (entered 8/7/13)
B. July 1, 2013 (entered 8/7/13)
C. July 15, 2013 (entered 8/7/13)

8. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

A. Acknowledgments and Celebrations

B. Harold Rushing - Business Manager

    1. Award Bids for Depositories (entered 8/8/13)

    2. Open Bids for Garbage Collection and Disposal (entered 8/8/13)

    3. Approve FY 2013 - 2014 Budget (Worksheet) (Combined) (entered 8/8/13)

    4. Approve Resolution to Levy Advalorem Taxes (entered 8/8/13)

    5. Approve Claim Docket (entered 8/8/13)

    6. Approve Student Activity / Club Claim Docket (entered 8/8/13)

    7. Approve Paid Student Activity / Club Accounts (entered 8/8/13)

    8. Approve Student Activity / Club Accounts - June (entered 7/19/13)

    9. Approve Surplus Property (updated 8/8/13)

    10. Approve Receipts and Disbursements - June (entered 8/6/13)

    11. f.y.i. Not in Budget Items (no change)

    12. Approve One Source Items (entered 8/5/13)

C. Laura McCool - Human Resources and Risk Management Director

    1. f.y.i. SI 2013 31 06 07 2013 (entered 8/9/13)

    2. f.y.i. SI 2013 32 06 20 2013 (entered 8/9/13)

    3. f.y.i. SI 2013 33 06 13 2013 (entered 8/9/13)

    4. f.y.i. SI 2013 34 07 22 2013 (entered 8/9/13)

    5. f.y.i. Workers Comp Update (entered 8/9/13)

D. Patricia Keaney - Special Education Director

    1. Approve 2013 - 2014 Interagency Agreement with Gulf Oaks Therapeutic Day School (entered 7/19/13)

    2. Approve Contractual Agreement with Ann Cothern (entered 8/5/13)

    3. Approve Revised Contract with the New Hope Program ($4,500.00 less than agreement approved on July 11, 2013) (entered 8/5/13)

    4. Approve Cooperative Agreement with Jackson County Civic Action Committee (entered 8/5/13)

    5. Approve Contract Services with Kristi Mong for 2013 - 2014 (this was mistakenly attached to the 2012 - 2013 contractual agreement shown on the April 22, 2013 agenda) (entered 8/5/13)

    6. Approve Request for Educational Interpreter (entered 8/8/13)

    7. Approve Request for Positive Behavior Specialist (entered 8/8/13)

E. Dr. Susan Benson - Assistant Superintendent

    1. Approve Licensure Application - Geissinger (entered 8/2/13)

    2. Approve National Board Recommendations for 2013 - 2014 (entered 8/8/13)

    3. Approve Recommendation for Technology Department (entered 8/8/13)

    4. Approve New Policy - Job Description: School Resource Officer (entered 8/9/13)
F. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent
    1. Pryor Morrow

      A. f.y.i. East Central Middle School Field Observation Report (entered 8/8/13)

      B. f.y.i. St. Martin Middle School Field Observation Report
      (entered 7/17/13)

      C. f.y.i. Vancleave Upper Elementary - Agreement Between Owner and Contractor (entered 8/6/13)

    2. Approve Revised Agreement with Machado Patano (entered 8/6/13)

    3. Approve Child and Youth Behavioral Military and Family Life Counselor Program for St. Martin East Elementary School, St. Martin North Elementary School, St. Martin Upper Elementary School (NO COST to DISTRICT) (entered 7/15/13)

    4. Approve Fund Raiser - St. Martin North Elementary School (entered 8/2/13)

    5. Approve Request form St. Martin to Contact the Jackson County Board of Supervisors (SMHS football field drainage) (entered 8/5/13)

    6. Approve Request form St. Martin to Contact the Jackson County Board of Supervisors (SMHS practice football field leveling) (entered 8/5/13)

    7. Approve Request for St. Martin High School Toshiba Grant Proposal (entered 8/8/13)

    8. f.y.i. Athletics / Activities Annual Update (East Central - 167) (St. Martin - 136) (Vancleave - 136) (entered 8/9/13)

    9. 16th Section Leases (click to view)

G. Trips (click to view) (updated 8/9/13)

H. Legal Student Transfers (click to view) (updated 8/9/13)

I. Licensed Administrator Resignations 2013- 2014 (entered 7/26/13)

Gruich, Anthony Asst Principal - VC High (transfer in district) Vancleave

J. Licensed Administrator Recommendations 2013 - 2014 (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 8/5/13)

Gruich, Anthony Principal - VC High
(7/15/13, transfer in district, AA, D-11, rep. T. Knight)
Vancleave
Knight, Todd Asst Superintendent - VC
(Recommended for 232 days. Correct to 226 days. AA-B-13)
Vancleave
Mundy, John Asst Principal - VC High
(7/30/13, AAAA-E-13, rep. A. Gruich)
Vancleave

K. Licensed Educator Resignations 2013- 2014 (updated 8/5/13)

Campbell, Amy TST Interventionist - VC Middle (transfer in district) Vancleave
DeVaughn, Elean Teacher - SM Middle St. Martin
Jellum, Katherine Asst Band Director - SM High St. Martin
Nicholson, Katie Teacher - VC Middle (transfer in district) Vancleave
Ragan, Judy Child Development - SM High St. Martin
Rushing, Heather Teacher - VC Lower Vancleave
Straughn, Leo Asst Girls Soccer Coach - EC High East Central

L. Licensed Educator Recommendations 2013 - 2014 (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 8/6/13)

Alvey, Angela SPED Teacher - EC Upper
(8/1/13, A-2, rep. L. Huff)
East Central
Balius, Kimberly Teacher - EC High
(8/1/13, A-5, rep. E. Butler)
East Central
Beam, Leslie Teacher - SM Upper
(8/1/13, A-0, rep. P. McQueen)
St. Martin
Boccaleri, Lisa Teacher - SM North
(8/1/13, A-11, rep. R. Pettigrew)
St. Martin
Bowen, Jeremy Teacher - VC High
(8/1/13, AA-11, rep. R. Holmes)
Vancleave
Bowen, Jeremy Head Girls Basketball Coach - VC High
(8/1/13, $6,000.00 per yr., rep. R. Holmes)
Vancleave
Campbell, Amy Counselor - VC High
(7/22/13, AA-14, rep. B. Corley)
Vancleave
Eaton, Deana SPED Teacher - VC High
(8/1/13, A-0, rep. V. Hilliard)
Vancleave
Eubanks, Amy Asst Girls Soccer Coach / Asst Boys Soccer Coach - EC High
(8/1/13, $2,000.00 per yr. each, rep. L. Straughn / vacancy)
East Central
Farrington, Monique
Athletic Director - SM High
(8/1/13, $10,000.00)
St. Martin
Geraghty, Dianna Teacher - SM Middle
(8/1/13, AA-4, rep. E. DeVaughn)
St. Martin
Henderson, Louis Life Skills - SPED - SM North
(8/1/13, AA-5, rep. V. Kirkpatrick)
St. Martin
Jackson, Nicole SPED Inclusion - SM East
(8/1/13, A-7, rep. K. Henson)
St. Martin
Jordan, Stephanie SPED Teacher - SM North
(Recommended with -0- years experience. Eight years have been verified. Adjust salary effective 8/1/13.)
St. Martin
Ladner, Belinda Teacher - SM High
(Recommended with twenty two years experience. Twenty one years have been verified. Adjust salary to effective 8/1/13.)
St. Martin
LeBatard, Jessica Teacher - VC Lower
(8/1/13, A-0, rep. H. Rushing)
Vancleave
Mixon, Holly Speech Pathologist - District
(Recommended with 5 years experience. Twelve years have been verified. Adjust salary effective 8/1/13.)
District
Moran, John Athletic Director - SM High
(8/1/13, $4,000.00)
St. Martin
Necaise, Jennifer School Nurse - SM
(8/1/13, BSN - 14, M. Thomas)
St. Martin
Nicholson, Katie TST Instructional Interventionist - VC Middle / VC High
(8/1/13, A-11, rep. A. Campbell)
Vancleave
Richmond, James Asst Band Director - SM High
(8/1/13, AA-14, $1,500.00 per yr., rep. K. Jellum)
St. Martin
Rumfelt, Robert SPED Teacher - SM North
(8/1/13, A-11, rep. P. Houseman)
St. Martin
Rutledge, Keri Teacher - EC Upper
(8/1/13, AA-5, rep. S. Hinkel)
East Central
Russell, Lauren Guidance Counselor - EC Middle
(7/18/13, AA-7, rep. P. Kulakowski)
East Central
Slider, Catherine Teacher - EC Upper
(8/1/13, A-3, rep. E. Bullock)
East Central
Straughn, Leo Head Girls Soccer Coach - EC High
(8/1/13, $4,000.00 per yr., vacancy)
East Central
Sutherland, Kim Professional Development Coordinator - EC Middle
(8/1/13, AA-11, $500.00 or 5 days, vacancy)
East Central
Sutherland, Kim Summer Worker for Registration - EC
(6/3/13 - 7/26/13, $10.00 per hr.)
East Central
Van Court, Miranda Teacher - SM High
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary to effective 8/1/13.)
St. Martin
White, Rebecca Professional Development Coordinator - EC Lower
(8/1/13, $500.00 or 5 days, rep. B. Duncan)
East Central

M. Non-Licensed Educator Resignations 2013- 2014 (updated 8/6/13)

Belk, Cindy Title Asst - VC Upper
(non recommendation due to funding)
Vancleave
Griffin, James Bus Aide - SM
St. Martin
Hall, Tonya Full Time Food Service Worker - EC Lower
(transfer in district)
East Central
Hitt, Lindsay Life Skills Asst - SM Upper St. Martin
Loper, Sherry Part time Food Service Worker - EC High East Central
Massey, Michele Transition Specialist - SM High (transfer in district) St. Martin
Peterson, Terry Computer Tech II - District (transfer in district) District
Rayner, Glen Custodian - VC Middle Vancleave
Sigmon, Kathy Food Service Manager - VC Lower Vancleave
Vermillion, Angela Receptionist - District Office District
Warden, Christina Teacher Asst - EC Lower East Central
Warren, Kristi Secretary - VC High (transfer in district) Vancleave
Woods, Charlotte Part Time Food Service Worker - SM High St. Martin

N. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2012 - 2013 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (entered 8/6/13)

Free, Chasity ESY Bus Aid - SPED
(6/3/13, $8.12 per hr.)
District
Johnson, Joe ESY Bus Driver - SPED
(6/3/13, $14.31 per hr.)
District

O. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2013 - 2014 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 8/9/13)

Callegan, Brandy Teacher Asst - EC Lower
(8/5/13, rep. C. Warden)
East Central
Carter, Kristen Teacher Asst - EC Lower
(8/5/13, rep. B. Stewart)
East Central
Fulton, Lisa Office Asst - EC
(7/15/13, part time, $7.75 per hr., rep. R. Ladnier)
East Central
Fulton, Lisa Transportation Office Asst - EC
(8/5/13, part time, $7.75 per hr., rep. R. Ladnier)
East Central
Hall, Tonya Food Service Manager - VC Lower
(8/2/13, rep. K. Sigmon)
Vancleave
Havens, Anita Secretary - EC Upper
(Recommended with two years experience. Three years have been verified. Adjust pay to effective 7/1/13.)
East Central
Kelley, Rose ISI Monitor - VC High
(8/5/13, rep. M. Taft)
Vancleave
Krebs, Michael School Resource Officer - EC
(8/5/13, $14.15 per hr., new position)
East Central
Langfitt, Shane School Resource Officer - SM
(8/5/13, $14.15 per hr., new position)
St. Martin
Massey, Michele Teacher Asst - SM High
(8/5/13, transfer in district, new position)
St. Martin
Newman, Kaycee Custodian - EC Middle
(8/1/13, $11,519.00, rep. A. Holifield)
East Central
Peterson, Terry Maintenance - VC
(8/5/13, transfer in district, rep. R. Landstreet)
Vancleave
Poelma, Adam Life Skills Asst - SM Upper
(8/5/13, rep. L. Hitt)
St. Martin
Rayborn, Melissa Superintendent Secretary - District Office
(8/13/13, rep. V. Vecchio, pending completion of pre-employment screening)
District
Roberts, Kelly Three days comp time for secretary training at VC High, July 2013. Vancleave
Sikes, Robin Teacher Asst / Alternative Classroom - SM High
(8/5/13, rep. M. Santa Cruz)
St. Martin
Warren, Kristi Bookkeeper - VC
(7/22/13, rep. A. Bush)
Vancleave

P. Substitutes 2013 - 2014 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (entered 8/9/13)

Substitutes click to view District

Q. Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2013 - 2014- f.y.i. (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 8/5/13)

Becnel, Rebecca To: Teacher - SM Upper
From: Teacher - SM North
St. Martin
Boccaleri, Lisa To: 3rd Grade Title II - SM North
From: 3rd Grade Teacher - SM North
St. Martin
Bullock, Emilia To: 3rd Grade Math - EC Upper
From: 5th Grade Math - EC Upper
East Central
Corley, Brenda To: Guidance Counselor - EC High
From: Guidance Counselor - VC High
East Central / Vancleave
Dunsford, Joanna To: Gifted Teacher - EC Upper
From: 3rd Grade Teacher - EC Upper
East Central
Pettigrew, Rebecca To: 3rd Grade Teacher - SM North
From: 3rd Grade Title II - SM North
St. Martin
Seymour, Beth To: Gifted Teacher - VC Lower
From: WINGS Teacher - SM Middle
Vancleave / St. Martin

R. Non-Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2012 - 2013 - f.y.i. (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 8/5/13)

Brosh, Jan To: SPED Asst - SM High
From:SPED Asst - SM Middle
St. Martin
Dawson, Deborah To: K Asst - SM East
From: 2nd Grade Asst - SM East
St. Martin
Hanson, Jessica To: 1st Grade Asst - SM East
From: 2nd Grade Asst - SM East
St. Martin
Hawes, Alison To: Title I Asst - EC Lower
From: K Asst - EC Lower
East Central
Hebert, Randall To: SPED Teachers Asst - SM High
From: Job Coach - SM High
St. Martin
Hill, Mary To: Bus Driver - VC
From: Bus Driver - SM
St. Martin / Vancleave
Lucky, Wendy To: 1st Grade Asst - SM East
From: K Asst - SM East
St. Martin
McCrory, Kristi To: Life Skills Teacher Asst - VC Middle
From: SPED Asst - VC High
Vancleave
Pullins, Thomasa To: 2nd Grade Asst - SM East
From: 1st Grade Asst - SM East
St. Martin

S. Executive Session

Next Meeting
Monday, September 16, 2013
District Office


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