BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Jackson County School District
Vancleave, Mississippi

July 11, 2013
Regular Session
District Office
5:00 p.m.

 

1. Call to Order

2. Invocation

3. Pledge of Allegiance

4. Harold Rushing - Business Manager

A. Budget Discussion (click to view) (entered 7/11/13)
B. New Items to Budget (click to view) (entered 7/11/13)
C. Millage History (click to view) (entered 7/11/13)

5. Approve Consent Agenda Items

6. Approve Agenda

7. Approve Minutes

A. June 17, 2013 (entered 7/10/13)

8. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

A. Acknowledgments and Celebrations

B. Harold Rushing - Business Manager

    1. Open Bank Depository Bids (entered 7/10/13)

    2. Approve Claim Docket (entered 7/10/13)

    3. Approve Claim Docket #2 (entered 7/10/13)

    4. Approve Student Activity / Club Claim Docket (entered 7/10/13)

    5. Approve Paid Student Activity / Club Accounts (entered 7/10/13)

    6. Approve Student Activity / Club Accounts (none)

    7. Approve Surplus Property (updated 7/9/13)

    8. Approve Receipts and Disbursements (none)

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

    10. Approve One Source Items (updated 7/10/13)

    11. Approve Donation to East Central Upper (entered 6/21/13)

C. Laura McCool - Human Resources and Risk Management Director

    1. Approve Renewal Agreement with SchoolMessenger (entered 7/8/13)

    2. Approve Dr. Barry Amacker to Execute Agreement (entered 7/8/13)

D. Patricia Keaney - SPED Director

    1. Approve Contract with The New Hope Program (entered 7/9/13)

    2. Approve Agreement with Nancy Sherman (entered 6/28/13)

    3. Approve 2013 - 2014 LSC and MEET Team Supplements (entered 7/10/13)

    4. Approve IDEA Part B and Preschool Project Application (entered 7/9/13)

E. Dr. Susan Benson - Assistant Superintendent

    1. Approve Professional Development Service from The Bailey Group (entered 7/9/13)

    2. Approve National Board Recommendation for 2013 - 2014 (entered 7/10/13)

    3. Approve Revised Policy IDFB - Criteria for Cheerleader Selection (entered 7/9/13)

    4. Approve Revised Policy DJC - Payroll Procedures (entered 7/9/13)

F. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent
    1. Pryor Morrow
      A. Approve Vancleave Upper Elementary Administration Building Testing Laboratory and Inspection Service (moved forward from May 13, 2013 agenda) (entered 7/10/13)

    2. f.y.i. Mississippi Department of Education School Safety Assessment and Planning Certification (entered 7/9/13)

    3. Approve Fund Raiser - St. Martin High School (entered 6/21/13)

    4. Approve Fund Raiser - St. Martin High School (entered 6/21/13)

    5. Approve Resolution - Cecilia Corkhill (entered 6/28/13)

    6. Approve Request from East Central to Contact the Jackson County Board of Supervisors (entered 6/28/13)

    7. Approve Encore Renewal for Athletic Training Services (entered 7/11/13)

    8. 16th Section Leases (click to view) (entered 7/10/13)

      A. Commercial Lease - Mizell

      B. Lease Cancellation - Wise

      C. Lease Cancellation - Wise

      D. Commercial Lease - Valdovinos

      E. Lease Cancellation - Gavin

      F. Lease Cancellation - SMO, LLC (Gavin)

      G. Request from Mizell

      H. Amendment to Residential Lease - Havard

      I. Request from Valentine

      J. Non Payment of Rent

G. Trips (click to view) (updated 7/10/13)

H. Legal Student Transfers (click to view) (updated 7/10/13)

I. Licensed Administrator Recommendations 2013 - 2014 (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy) (entered 7/9/13)

Knight, Todd Asst Superintendent - VC
(7/12/13, transfer in district, AA / B-13, rep. H. Holmes)
Vancleave

J. Licensed Administrator Resignations 2013- 2014 (entered 7/9/13)

Knight, Todd Principal - VC High (transfer in district) Vancleave

K. Licensed Educator Resignations 2013- 2014 (updated 7/10/13)

Butler, Elizabeth Teacher / Admin Asst - EC High East Central
Dale, Tamara Teacher - SM Middle (Retirement) St. Martin
Duncan, Rebecca Counselor / Professional Development Coordinator - EC Lower (transfer in district) East Central
Hase, Lamenda Teacher - SM High St. Martin
Hilliard, Veronnica SPED Teacher - VC High Vancleave
Hinkel, Shanon Teacher - EC Upper (transfer in district) East Central
Huff, Lindsey SPED Teacher - EC Upper East Central
Rutland, Katrina Teacher - SM Upper St. Martin
Stalnaker, Tiffany 7th Grade Head Basketball Coach - VC Middle Vancleave

L. Licensed Educator Recommendations 2013 - 2014 (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 7/10/13)

Anderson, Yenette Fastpitch Asst Coach - SM High
(8/1/13, $4,000.00 per yr., vacant position)
St. Martin
Bell, Britteny Teacher - SM High
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
St. Martin
Blackman, Ashley SPED Teacher - VC Upper
(8/1/13, AA-8, rep. A. Smith)
Vancleave
Brinkman, Christina PE Teacher - EC Middle
(7/1/13, A-0, rep. J. Bishop)
East Central
DeVaughn, Elana 8th Grade Math Teacher - SM Middle
(8/1/13, AAA-8, rep. J. Henderson)
St. Martin
Dunkin, Erica Teacher - SM North
(8/1/13, transfer from non - certified position, A-0, rep. T. Killeen)
St. Martin
Duncan, Rebecca Counselor - EC Upper
(7/18/13, transfer in district, rep. S. Tanner)
East Central
Eubanks, Amy Teacher - EC High
(8/1/13, AA-0, rep. T. Stallings)
East Central
Galloway, Jennifer Teacher - SM Upper
(8/1/13, A-0, rep. M. Brenier)
St. Martin
Grantham, Tammy Teacher - EC Upper
(8/1/13, A-11, rep. L. Ledbetter)
East Central
Hinkel, Shanon Psychometrist - District
(8/1/13, AA-13, new position)
District
Jordan, Stephanie Life Skills Teacher - SM North
(8/1/13, A-0, rep. V. Kirkpatrick)
St. Martin
King, James Teacher - VC High
(8/1/13, AAAA-25, rep. S. Harrison)
Vancleave
Ladner, Belinda SPED Teacher - SM Middle
(8/1/13, AA-22, rep. V. Caylor)
St. Martin
Lash, Amber Teacher - SM High
(8/1/13, AA-3, rep. J. Luke)
St. Martin
Montiforte, Mandy Language Teacher - SM Middle
(8/1/13, A-0, rep. J. Baggett)
St. Martin
Moran, John Teacher - SM High
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
St. Martin
Nix, Gerald 7th Grade Math Teacher - SM Middle
(8/1/13, AA-26, rep. A. Kuykendall)
St. Martin
Nunez, Monica Teacher - VC Middle
(8/1/13, A-14, rep. S. Yurchak)
Vancleave
Penton, Christopher Teacher - EC High
(8/1/13, A-2, rep. S. Fredric)
East Central
Penton, Christopher Defensive Coordinator - EC High
(8/1/13, $5,500.00 per yr., vacant position)
East Central
Pettigrew, Rebecca Title II Teacher - SM North
(8/1/13, AA-20, rep. J. Warrick)
St. Martin
Powell, John 7th Grade Head Football Coach - EC Middle
(8/1/13, $3,000.00 per yr., vacancy)
East Central
Pylate, Laura Teacher - VC High
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
Vancleave
Rivera, Amber Teacher - SM High
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
St. Martin
Sala, Kaci Teacher - VC Upper
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
Vancleave
Smith, Norma Professional Development Coordinator - VC High
(8/1/13, rep. S. Harrison)
Vancleave
Tapp, Jerry 7th Grade Head Basketball Coach - VC Middle
(8/1/13, $1,500.00 per yr., rep. T. Stalnaker)
Vancleave
Threadgill, Anna 5th Grade Teacher - VC Upper
(8/1/13, A-11, rep. N. Talley)
Vancleave
Thibodeaux, Sherleen Teacher - SM Middle
(8/1/13, A-0, rep. T. Dale)
St. Martin
Thompson, Melaney Teacher - SM High
(8/1/13, A-1, rep. C. Callegari)
St. Martin
West, Warren Teacher - VC High
(8/1/13, AA-27, rep. C. Crain)
Vancleave
West, Warren Asst Football Coach - VC High
(8/1/13, $4,500.00 per yr., rep. G. Edmonson)
Vancleave
Wilcox, Joy Teacher - SM East
(8/1/13, A-0, transfer in district from non certified position, rep. E. Drawdy)
St. Martin
Windham, Jeffery Teacher - SM North
(8/1/13, A-0, rep. L. Elmore)
St. Martin

M. Non-Licensed Educator Resignations 2012- 2013 (entered 6/27/13)

Bang, Kendall Student Summer Worker - VC Vancleave

N. Non-Licensed Educator Resignations 2013- 2014 (updated 7/10/13)

Bradley, Deborah Teacher Asst - EC Lower East Central
Bush, Anika Bookkeeper - VC Vancleave
Crochet, Dawn Teacher Asst - SM North St. Martin
Dunkin, Erica Fast ForWord - SM North (transfer in district to certified position) St. Martin
Ely, Anita Office Clerk - VC Upper (transfer in district) Vancleave
Havens, Anita Title I Teacher Asst - EC Lower
(transfer in district)
East Central
Hubal, Joe Transition Specialist - SPED (transfer in district) District
Kates, Evelyn Bus Driver - VC (Retirement) Vancleave
Pardue, Calvin Tech I - Tech Dept District
Raymond, Jane SPED Interventionist - SM Middle (transfer in district) St. Martin
Roberts, Kelly Title Asst - VC Upper (transfer in district) Vancleave
Sims, Kristen PBS - SPED District
Smith, Renate Full Time Food Service Worker - EC Upper
(Retirement)
East Central
Whitley, Rhonda Transition Specialist - EC High (transfer in district) East Central
Wilcox, Joy Teacher Asst - SM North
(transfer in district to certified position)
St. Martin

O. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2012 - 2013 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 6/27/13)

Byington, Eva SPED Bus Driver / SPED Aide - SM
(6/23/13, $11.82 per hr.)
St. Martin
Harris, Linda SPED Bus Driver / SPED Aide - SM
(6/23/13, $11.97 per hr.)
St. Martin
Johnson, Joe ESY Bus Aide - District
(6/3/13, $14.31 per hr.)
District
Marks, Myikell Student Summer Worker (Floor Crew) - VC
(6/17/13, $8.00 per hr., rep. L. Endt)
Vancleave
Tanner, Alyssa Student Summer Worker - VC
(6/24/13, $8.00 per hr., rep. K. Bang)
Vancleave
Torries, Jennifer ESY SPED Bus Driver - SM
(6/3/13, $12.10 per hr.)
St. Martin
Nicholson, Tristen
Stanhope, Rachel
Student Summer Worker - VC
(6/17/13, $8.00 per hr.)
Vancleave

P. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2013 - 2014 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (entered 7/10/13)

Barfield, Travis Student Worker - EC
(8/1/13, $7.25 per hr., returning to same position)
East Central
Buxton, Valarie Teacher Asst - EC Lower
(8/5/13, rep. J. Lipske)
East Central
Dunkin, Destiny Teacher Asst - SM North
(8/5/13, rep. J. Wilcox)
St. Martin
Edwards, Shanon Teacher Asst - SM North
(8/5/13, rep. C. Hise)
St. Martin
Ely, Anita Title I Asst - VC Upper
(8/5/13, transfer in district, rep. K. Roberts)
Vancleave
Havens, Anita Secretary - EC Upper
(7/1/13, transfer in district, rep. B. Buckley)
East Central
Howell, Kesha Registrar - EC Middle
(8/5/13, rep. A. Sherman)
East Central
Hubal, Joe Part Time Teacher Asst- SPED
(8/5/13, transfer in district, $16.95 per hr., new position)
District
Ladnier, Alyssa Teacher Asst - SM North
(8/5/13, rep. B. Davis)
St. Martin
Overstreet, Mary Temp Custodian - District Office
(7/8/13, $7.70 per hr., temp rep. R. Forehand)
District
Raymond, Jane SPED Teacher Asst - SM Middle
(8/5/13, transfer in district)
St. Martin
Roberts, Kelly Office Asst - VC Upper
(8/5/13, transfer in district, rep. A. Ely)
Vancleave
Whitley, Rhonda SPED Teacher Asst - EC High
(8/5/13, transfer in district, new position)
East Central

Q. Substitutes 2013 - 2014 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy)

Substitutes click to view District

R. Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2013 - 2014- f.y.i. (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 7/10/13)

Cook, Shannon To: 4th Grade Math - SM Upper
From: 5th Grade Math - SM Upper
St. Martin
Havard, Barbara To: WINGS Teacher - SM Upper
From: WINGS Teacher - SM Middle
St. Martin
Holland, Justin To: PE Teacher - SM Middle
From: SPED Teacher - SM Middle
St. Martin
Iler, Michelle To: 6th - 8th Grade Health - VC Middle
From: 6th Grade Language - VC Middle
Vancleave
Henson, Kristy To: SPED Inclusion - SM Middle
From: SPED Inclusion SM East
St. Martin
Jalanivich, Valerie To: Teacher - SM Upper
From: Teacher - SM Middle
St. Martin
Mosley, Linda To: SPED Teacher - EC High
From: SPED Teacher - VC High
East Central / Vancleave
Mudgett, Lisa To: Librarian - SM Upper
From: 5th Grade Teacher - SM Upper
St. Martin
Nicholson, Elizabeth To: WINGS Teacher - SM North
From: WINGS Teacher - SM Middle
St. Martin
Polk, Carla To: Guidance Counselor - EC Lower
From: Guidance Counselor - EC High
East Central
Powell, Tammy To: 5th Grade Math / Science / Social Studies - SM Upper
From: 4th Grade Math / Science / Social Studies - SM Upper
St. Martin
Wilson, Shannon To: WINGS Teacher - SM Upper
From: WINGS Teacher - SM Middle
St. Martin

S. Non-Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2012 - 2013 - f.y.i. (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 7/10/13)

Buckley, Patricia To: SPED Asst - EC Upper
From: SPED Asst - EC Lower
East Central
Carmeans, Wanda To: SPED Asst - EC Lower
From: 2nd Grade Asst - EC Lower
East Central
Chesney, Leslie To: 1st Grade Asst - EC Lower
From: K. Asst - East Central Lower
East Central
Clouse, Alicia To: K Asst - EC Lower
From: SPED Asst - EC Lower
East Central
Cochran, Lisa To: SPED Asst - EC Lower
From: K Asst - EC Lower
East Central
Hanson, Jessica To: Teacher Asst - SM East
From: K Asst - SM East
St. Martin
Marshall, Linda To: K Asst - EC Lower
From: 2nd Grade Asst - EC Lower
East Central
Parnell, Britney To: SPED Teacher Asst - VC Lower
From: SPED Teacher Asst - VC High
Vancleave
Steelman, Elizabeth To: SPED Asst - VC High
From: Job Coach - VC High
Vancleave
Warden, Dawn To: Title I Asst - EC Lower
From: SPED Asst - EC Lower
East Central
White, Cheryl To: K Teacher Asst - VC Lower
From:SPED Asst - VC Lower
Vancleave

T. Executive Session

  1. Parent Hearing (click to view) (updated 7/11/13)

Next Meeting
Monday, August 12, 2013
District Office


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