BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Jackson County School District
Vancleave, Mississippi

May 12, 2014
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

7. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

A. Acknowledgments and Celebrations

B. Harold Rushing - Business Manager

    1. Approve Claim Docket (entered 5/8/14)

    2. Approve Student Activity / Club Claim Docket (updated 5/7/14)

    3. Approve Paid Student Activity / Club Accounts (updated 5/7/14)

    4. Approve Student Activity / Club Accounts

    5. Approve Surplus Property (updated 5/7/14)

    6. Approve Library Discard (updated 5/7/14)

    7. Approve Receipts and Disbursements (entered 5/7/14)

    8. f.y.i. Not in Budget Items (updated 5/7/14)

    9. Approve One Source Items (entered 5/7/14)

    10. Approve Donations to Vancleave High School (entered 5/6/14)

    11. Approve to Advertise Sale of 1996 Plymouth Grand Voyager from JCTC (entered 5/7/14)

    12. Open and Award 16th Section Hunting and Fishing Leases (entered 5/8/14)

C. Laura McCool - Human Resources and Risk Management Director

    1. Approve Flood Insurance Renewal (entered 5/7/14)

    2. f.y.i. SI 2014 28 04 03 2014 (entered 5/7/14)

    3. f.y.i. SI 2014 29 04 08 2014 (entered 5/7/14)

    4. f.y.i. SI 2014 30 04 10 2014 (entered 5/7/14)

    5. f.y.i. SI 2014 31 04 22 2014 (entered 5/7/14)

    6. f.y.i. SI 2014 32 04 22 2014 (entered 5/7/14)

    7. f.y.i. SI 2014 33 04 24 2014 (entered 5/7/14)

    8. f.y.i. SI 2014 34 04 30 2014 (entered 5/7/14)

    9. f.y.i. SI 2014 35 04 29 2014 (entered 5/7/14)

    10. f.y.i. Workers Comp Update (entered 5/7/14)

D. Lark Christian - Food Service Director

    1. f.y.i. District Health Council Presentation (entered 5/7/14)

E. Patricia Keaney - Special Education Director

    1. Approve Extended School Year Application - Summer 2014 (entered 5/6/14)

F. Dr. Lisa McCartney- Curriculum Director

    1. f.y.i. Annual Gifted Program Review (entered 5/6/14) Intellectually Gifted Data (entered 5/12/14)

G. Dr. Susan Benson - Assistant Superintendent

    1. Approve Revised Policy CGPGB - Leaves and Absences - Administrators (updated 5/8/14)

    2. Approve Revised Policy GGBC - Teacher Salary Scale (entered 5/7/14) Letter of Justification (entered 5/9/14)

    3. Approve Revised Policy IDDD - Intellectually Gifted Education Programming (entered 5/6/14) (MDE Regulations for Gifted Education Programs) (entered 5/8/14)

    4. Approve MDE Technology Enhancement Grant Plan (entered 5/8/14)

H. Executive Session

    1. Personnel Matters

I. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

    1. Pryor & Morrow

      A. f.y.i. Vancleave Upper Elementary Administration Building Owner Requested Changes (entered 5/7/14)

    2. Present Time Line for Proposed Restructuring (entered 5/9/14)

    3. Approve East Central Carpet Cleaning for East Central Attendance Center (entered 5/7/14)

    4. Approve Jani King of MS Coast for East Central Attendance Center (entered 5/7/14)

    5. Approve St. Martin Attendance Center to Contact Jackson County Board of Supervisors (entered 5/7/14)

    6. Approve St. Martin High School Fund Raiser (entered 5/6/14)

    7. Approve St. Martin High School Fund Raiser (entered 5/6/14)

    8. Approve St. Martin Attendance Center Summer School and Extended School Year (entered 5/8/14)

    9. Approve Vancleave High School Grant Agreement with Project Lead the Way (entered 5/6/14)

    10. Approve Resolution - Susan Bardwell (entered 5/5/14)

    11. Approve Resolution - Nancy Bawcum (entered 5/5/14)

    12. Approve Resolution - Barbara Davis (entered 5/5/14)

    13. Approve Resolution - Sharon Garner (entered 5/5/14)

    14. Approve Resolution - Deborah Hughes (entered 5/5/14)

    15. Approve Resolution - Elizabeth McAnally (entered 5/5/14)

    16. Approve Resolution - Dr. Lisa McCartney (entered 5/9/14)

    17. Approve Resolution - Amy Peterson (entered 5/7/14)

    18. Approve Resolution - Dana Peterson (entered 5/9/14)

    19. Approve Resolution - Thomas Powell (entered 5/5/14)

    20. Approve Resolution - Daryl Rushing (entered 5/9/14)

    21. Approve Resolution - Harold Rushing (entered 5/12/14)

    22. Approve Resolution - William Rushing (entered 5/12/14)

    23. Approve Resolution - Dino Vecchio (entered 5/7/14)

    24. Approve Resolution - Linda Whiddon (entered 5/5/14)

    25. Approve Resolution - Greg Williams (entered 5/5/14)

    26. f.y.i. Graduations
      • East Central - May 19, 2014 - Mississippi Coast Coliseum - 7:00 p.m.
      • St. Martin - May 20, 2014 - Mississippi Coast Coliseum - 7:00 p.m.
      • Vancleave - May 23, 2014 - Mississippi Coast Coliseum - 7:00 p.m.

    27. 16th Section Leases (click to view) (entered 5/8/14)

      A. Discuss Recreational Lease - Jackson County Board of Supervisors

      B. Easement Lease - Jackson County Utility Authority

      C. Resolution to Cancel Lease for Non Payment of Rent

      D. f.y.i. Mississippi Forestry Commission to Perform Hazard Mitigation

      E. Lease Cancellation - Ferguson

      F. Request - Valentine

      G. Non Payment of Rent


    28. Approve St. Martin Attendance Center Summer Floor Restoration (entered 5/12/14)

J. Trips (click to view) (updated 5/9/14)

K. Legal Student Transfers (click to view) (updated 5/7/14)

L. Licensed Administrator Resignations 2014- 2015 (entered 5/7/14)

Rushing, Harold Business Manager - District Office (Retirement) District
Rushing, William Asst Business Manager - District Office (Retirement) District
Tanner, Mary Principal - EC Lower Elementary (transfer in district) East Central

M. Licensed Administrator Recommendations 2014- 2015 (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy) (entered 5/5/14)

Rasa, Tanya Principal - VC Lower
(7/1/14, AAA-D23, rep. A. Peterson)
Vancleave
Tanner, Mary Asst Superintendent - EC
(7/1/14, AA-B13, transfer in district, rep. D. Vecchio)
East Central

N. Licensed Educator Resignations 2014- 2015 (updated 5/7/14)

Edwards, Timothy Teacher - SM Middle St. Martin
Holmes, Roman Asst Baseball Coach - VC High Vancleave
Ladner, Belinda SPED Teacher - SM Middle St. Martin
Rivers, Verilyn SPED Teacher - SM Middle St. Martin
Vernon, Debra Teacher (Gifted & Chorus) - EC Middle (Retirement) East Central
Wright, David Choir Director - VC High Vancleave

O. Licensed Educator Resignations 2013- 2014 (entered 5/5/14)

Blakeney, Joanna Long Term Sub - SM Upper St. Martin

P. Licensed Educator Recommendations 2014 - 2015 (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 5/8/14)

Brewer, Dan Teacher - EC High
(8/1/14, AA-4, new position due to enrollment)
East Central
Brown, Jessica Teacher - VC High
(8/1/14, A-1, rep. J. Sanders)
Vancleave
Dyess, Adam Teacher - VC High
(8/1/14, AA-5, rep. G. Edmonson)
Vancleave
Dyess, Adam Asst Baseball Coach - VC High
(8/1/14, $4,000.00 per yr., rep. R. Holmes)
Vancleave
Goodnight, Lori Nurse - EC Lower / EC High
(8/1/14, RN, Rep. R. Porter)
East Central
Henson, Karen ELL / Homeless Tutor - District Wide
(8/6/14, $22.00 per hr., 3.75 hrs. per day, 5 days per week)
District
Johnson, Amy Teacher - SM High
(8/1/14, AA-11, rep. D. Hughes)
St. Martin
Kanode, Jesse Athletic Director / Tutorial Teacher - SM High
(8/1/14, AA-16, vacant position)
St. Martin
Lawrence, Rachel Teacher - SM North
(8/1/14, A-0, new position due to enrollment)
St. Martin
Magee, Lesley Teacher - VC High
(8/1/14, AA-6, rep. C. Barnes)
Vancleave
Mitchell, Jessica Teacher - SM North
(8/1/14, A-1, rep. L. Bailey)
St. Martin
Parker, Quinton Asst Band Director / Choir Director - VC High
(8/1/14, $1,500.00 per yr. / $3,000.00 per yr., rep. L. Pylate)
Vancleave
Taylor, Laurin Counselor - VC Upper
(5/2/14, AA-0, rep. K. Noblitt)
Vancleave
Wilburn, Andee Teacher - VC High
(8/1/14, A-12, rep. R. Lambes)
Vancleave
Wilburn, Andee Head Boys Soccer Coach - VC High
(8/1/14, $4,000.00 per yr., rep. R. Lambes)
Vancleave

Q. Licensed Educator Recommendations 2013 - 2014 (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 5/8/14)

Humphreys, Richard PLTW Director - SM High
(8/1/13, $1,620.75 per yr.)
St. Martin
Robinson, Jayme Occupational Therapist - SPED ESY
(6/17/14, $33.50 per hr.)
District
Taylor, Laurin Counselor - VC Upper
(5/2/14, AA-0, rep. K. Noblitt)
Vancleave
Young, Victoria After School Tutor - SM High
(4/25/14, $22.00 per hr., 2 hrs. per day)
St. Martin

R. Non-Licensed Educator Resignations 2014- 2015 (updated 5/8/14)

Dodson, Angela Custodian - EC Middle East Central
Grierson, Oliver AST Driver - EC East Central
Phinisee, Brittney Interpreter - SM High St. Martin
Porter, David Bus Driver - VC Vancleave
Roberts, Kelly Office Asst - VC Upper (transfer in district) Vancleave
Rushing, William Bus Driver - VC Vancleave
Speight, Janice K Asst Teacher - VC Lower Vancleave

S. Non-Licensed Educator Non Recommendation 2014- 2015 (entered 5/9/14)

Ford, LaKair Nurse Asst - SM Upper St. Martin

T. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2014 - 2015 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (entered 5/7/14)

Roberts, Kelly Secretary - VC Upper
(7/1/14, transfer in district, rep. B. Davis)
Vancleave
District - Non Certified Recommendations (District Office) (Food Service) (East Central) (St. Martin) (Vancleave) District

U. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2013 - 2014 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 5/8/14)

Banks, Amber Part Time Food Service worker - EC Lower
(4/21/14, rep. J. Stringfellow)
East Central
Barnett, Shelley Training as Computer Tech I - District
(6/2/14, $21.59 per hr. for 21 days.)
District
Corrigan, Jessica Bus Aide ESY - SPED ESY
(6/9/14, $8.12 per hr.)
District
Guthrie, Jeri Bus Aide Driver - SPED ESY
(6/9/14, $13.89 per hr.)
District
Guthrie, Kelbi Bus Aide ESY - SPED ESY
(6/9/14, $8.12 per hr.)
District
Miller, Julie Bus Aide ESY - SPED ESY
(6/9/14, $8.12 per hr.)
District
Ranier, David Bus Driver - VC
(4/21/14, rep. N. Brown)
Vancleave
Reese, Stella Bus Aide ESY - SPED ESY
(6/9/14, $8.12 per hr.)
District
Touati, Joana Bus Driver - EC
(4/25/14, vacancy)
East Central
Wellman, Austin Bus Aide ESY - SPED ESY
(6/9/14, $8.12 per hr.)
District
Wellman, Susan Bus Driver ESY - SPED ESY
(6/9/14, $12.25 per hr.)
District
Allen, Heather
Bosarge, Karan
Cirino, John
Desporte, Jamie
Guice, John
Henderson, Louis
Holland, Justin
Kanode, Jesse
Lee, John
Marshall, Stephanie
Martino, Brandi
Martino, Travis
Moran, John
Morgan, Maegan
Rushing, Ashley
Smith, Regian
Wescovich, Tammy
Whitehead, Eddie
Adult Summer Workers - SM
(6/2/14, $10.00 per hr., pending drug test and background check)
St. Martin
Gruich, Katelyn
Neaves, Carson
Wescovich, Jordan
Student Summer Workers - SM
(6/2/14, $8.00 per hr., pending drug test and background check)
St. Martin
Alford, Todd
Bloomfield, James
Bowen, Jeremy
Chatham, David
Davis, Brian
Johnson, Robert
Gregory, David
Threadgill, Daniel
Adult Summer Workers - VC
(6/2/14, $10.00 per hr., pending drug test and background check)
Vancleave
Bass, Bailey
Cooley, Emily
Goff, Meredith
Hansen, Katelyn
Johnson, Madison
Stone, Coty
Tanner, Alyssa
Student Summer Workers - VC
(6/2/14, $8.00 per hr., pending drug test and background check)
Vancleave
Bang, Georgia
Ely, Connie
Fairley, Lesley
Lambert, Gloria
Murphy, Earnstine
Talbot, Gwen
Taylor, Jackie
Wells, Cora
Adult Summer Floor Workers - VC
(5/29/14, $10.00 per hr., pending drug test and background check)
Vancleave
Barnett, Clint
Chappell, Jacob
Marks, Myikell
Melton, Steven
Overstreet, Nicholas
Steelman, Warren
Trigg, Caleb
Student Summer Floor Workers - VC
(6/2/14, $8.00 per hr., pending drug test and background check)
Vancleave

V. Substitutes 2013 - 2014 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (entered 5/7/14)

Substitutes (click to view) District

W. Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2014 - 2015- f.y.i. (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 5/9/14)

Brenier, Traci To: 6th Grade History - VC Middle
From: 6th Grade Reading - VC Middle
Vancleave
Harding, Carol To: 2nd Grade Teacher - EC Lower
From: 1st Grade Teacher - EC Lower
East Central
Johnson, Robert To: Business - VC High
From: Math - VC High
Vancleave
Kell, Bethany To: DECA / Marketing - VC High
From: Business - VC High
Vancleave
Koen, Lisa To: 2nd Grade Teacher - EC Lower
From: K Teacher - EC Lower
East Central
Leonard, Jean To: Math Teacher - SM High
From: Spanish Teacher - SM High
St. Martin
Matthews, Laura To: 8th Grade Language Arts - VC Middle
From: 7th Grade Reading - VC Middle
Vancleave
Stalnaker, Tiffany To: 6th Grade Science - VC Middle
From: SPED Inclusion - VC Middle
Vancleave

X. Non-Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2014 - 2015 - f.y.i. (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 5/9/14)

Grantham, Theresa To: 2nd Grade Teacher Asst - VC Lower
From: 1st Grade Teacher Asst - VC Lower
Vancleave
Lambert, Gloria To: 1st Grade Teacher Asst - VC Lower
From: 2nd Grade Teacher Asst - VC Lower
Vancleave
Sipriano, Devon To: SPED Teacher Asst - VC Lower
From: 2nd Grade teacher Asst - VC Lower
Vancleave

Y. Executive Session

  1. Student Cases (click to view) (entered 5/5/14)

      • 086:13-14 - St. Martin High School

      • 087:13-14 - St. Martin High School

      • 088:13-14 - St. Martin High School

  2. Legal Matters

Next Meeting
Regular Meeting - Monday, June 9, 2014
District Office


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