BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Jackson County School District
Vancleave, Mississippi

October 14, 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. September 16, 2013 (entered 10/8/13)

8. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

A. Acknowledgments and Celebrations

B. Harold Rushing - Business Manager

    1. Approve Claim Docket (entered 10/10/13)

    2. Approve Student Activity / Club Claim Docket (entered 10/9/13)

    3. Approve Paid Student Activity / Club Accounts (entered 10/9/13)

    4. Approve Student Activity / Club Accounts (entered 10/9/13)

    5. Approve Surplus Property (updated 10/11/13)

    6. Approve Receipts and Disbursements (entered 10/7/13)

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

    8. Approve One Source Items (updated 10/9/13)

    9. Approve FY 2013 Closing Entries (entered 10/9/13)

    10. Approve FY 13 Amended Budget (entered 10/9/13)

    11. Approve Purchase of Three School Buses (entered 10/9/13)

C. Laura McCool - Human Resources and Risk Management Director

    1. f.y.i. SI 2013 42 09 11 2013 (entered 10/7/13)

    2. f.y.i. SI 2013 43 09 16 2013 (entered 10/7/13)

    3. f.y.i. SI 2013 44 09 19 2013 (entered 10/7/13)

    4. f.y.i. SI 2013 45 09 19 2013 (entered 10/7/13)

    5. f.y.i. SI 2013 46 09 24 2013 (entered 10/7/13)

    6. f.y.i. SI 2013 47 09 30 2013 (entered 10/8/13)

    7. f.y.i. SI 2013 48 09 30 2013 (entered 10/7/13)

    8. f.y.i. Workers Comp Update (entered 10/7/13)

D. Dr. Susan Benson - Assistant Superintendent

    1. Approve Licensure Application - Ladner (entered 10/3/13)

    2. Approve District Test Security Plan (entered 10/9/13)

    3. Approve Pre K Application (updated 10/11/13)

    4. f.y.i. Career Technical Programs Presentation (entered 10/10/13)
E. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent
    1. Pryor Morrow

      a. f.y.i. East Central Middle School Field Report #18 (entered 10/4/13)

      b. f.y.i. St. Martin Middle School Field Report #9 (entered 10/10/13)

      c. Approve Vancleave Upper Elementary Administration Building Change Directive #2
      (entered 10/4/13)

      d. f.y.i. Vacleave Upper Elementary Administration Building Field Report (entered 10/10/13)

    2. Present (f.y.i.) Strategic Plan Progress Update (entered 10/9/13)

    3. Approve East Central Lower Elementary School Fund Raiser (entered 10/3/13)

    4. Approve East Central Lower Elementary School Fund Raiser (entered 10/3/13)

    5. Approve East Central High School Fund Raiser (entered 9/17/13)

    6. Approve St. Martin East Elementary School Fund Raiser (entered 9/17/13)

    7. Approve St. Martin North Elementary School Fund Raiser (entered 9/23/13)

    8. Approve St. Martin North Elementary School Fund Raiser (entered 10/4/13)

    9. Approve St. Martin High School Fund Raiser (entered 10/1/13)

    10. Approve Request from St. Martin Attendance Center for Archery (entered 10/8/13)

    11. Approve Vancleave Middle School Fund Raiser (entered 10/3/13)

    12. f.y.i. Board Tours: East Central - November 18, 2013, St. Martin - December 16, 2013

    13. f.y.i. Mississippi Department of Education Letter of Accreditation (entered 9/20/13)

    14. Approve Donation to Jackson County Technology Center (entered 9/25/13)

    15. 16th Section Leases (click to view) (updated 10/11/13)

    a. Rescind Lease Cancellation - Gavin / SMO, LLC

    b. Rescind Commercial Lease - Valdovinos

    c. Rescind Approval of Modified Rent - Tillman

    d. Amend Lease - We Pray Da, Inc.

    e. Rent Adjustment - Mallet / Shea Kiernan Foundation

    f. Authorize Board Attorney to Proceed with Addressing Lease Violations

    g. Resolution to Cancel Lease / Rogers

    h. Cancel Lease / Bigot

    i. Lease Application - Shelnutt / Mizelle

    j. Non Payment of Rent

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

G. Legal Student Transfers (click to view) (updated 10/1/13)

H. Licensed Educator Resignations 2014- 2015 (entered 10/10/13)

Smith, Don Teacher - VC High Vancleave

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

Cochran, Jeffery Head 9th Grade Basketball Coach - EC High East Central
Fosnacht, Richard 7th Grade Boys Basketball Coach - SM Middle St. Martin
Fosnacht, Richard 8th Grade Boys Basketball Coach - SM Middle St. Martin
Henderson, Louise Written Communications Teacher - VC Middle
(transfer in district)
Vancleave
Nicholson, Katie TST Interventionist - VC Middle
(transfer in district)
Vancleave
Watts, Hollie Asst Girls Softball Coach - VC Middle Vancleave

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

Adkinson, Irene Title I Day Tutor - EC Lower
(9/10/13, $22.00 per hr.)
East Central
Allsup, Katie Teacher - EC Upper
(9/16/13, A-0, rep. D. Smith)
East Central
Bowen, Jeremy Teacher - VC High
(Recommended with eleven years experience. Twelve years have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
Vancleave
Browning, Julia Teacher - VC Upper
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
Vancleave
Cumbest, Cindy In School Tutor - EC Upper
(10/6/13, $22.00 per hr., 6 hrs. per day, 3 days per week)
East Central
Henderson, Louise TST Instructional Interventionist - VC Middle
(9/16/13, A-12, transfer in district, rep. K. Nicholson)
Vancleave
Humphreys, Richard Teacher - SM High
(Previously approved at nine years experience. Adjust pay to ten years effective 8/1/13.)
St. Martin
Humphreys, Richard Teacher - SM High
($3,326.00 back pay for underpayment for 2011 - 2012 and 2012 - 2013. Effective 8/1/13)
St. Martin
Jefcoat, Leila SATP Tutor - EC High
(9/5/13, $22.00 per hr.)
East Central
Nicholson, Katie Teacher - VC Middle
(9/16/13, A-11, transfer in district, rep. A. Myrick)
Vancleave
Pavlus, Charles Teacher - SM High
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
St. Martin
Simpson, Kelly Energy Monitor - SM
(8/1/13, $22.00 per hr.)
St. Martin
Slider, Catherine Teacher - EC Upper
(Recommended with three years experience. Two years have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
East Central
Smith, Jonathan Teacher - EC High
(Recommended with nine years experience. Five years have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
East Central
Sullivan, Cherie Teacher - VC Upper
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
Vancleave
Terry, Lindsey Teacher - EC Middle
(Recommended with three years experience. Two years have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
East Central
Underwood, Jennifer Teacher - VC High
(Recommended with twelve years experience. Eleven years have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
Vancleave
Watson, Terri MCT2 Tutor - VC Middle
(9/30/13, $22.00 per hr.)
Vancleave
Williams, Greg 9th Grade Girls Basketball Coach - SM High
(8/5/13, $3,000.00 per yr., vacant position)
St. Martin

K. Non-Licensed Educator Resignations 2013- 2014 (updated 10/4/13)

Cooley, Louis Bus Driver - EC East Central
Ledbetter, Connie Custodian - VC High Vancleave
Mitchell, Tammy Food Service Manager - SM High St. Martin
Odom, Lavondia Full Time Food Service Worker - VC Middle
(transfer in district)
Vancleave
Smith, Sherie Office Asst - VC Middle
(transfer in district)
Vancleave

L. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2013 - 2014 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 10/8/13)

Dishman, Megan Food Service Secretary - District
(10/2/13, vacant)
District
Fincher, Brandy Bus Driver - SM
(9/17/13, rep. L. Delashmit)
St. Martin
Gallegos, Albert Custodian - SM
(9/17/13, split position with J. Lee, rep. W. Broussard)
St. Martin
Gallegos, Albert Bus Driver - SM
(9/17/13, rep. R. Smith)
St. Martin
Lee, John Custodian - SM
(9/17/13, split position with A. Gallegos, rep. W. Broussard)
St. Martin
Marigny, Gloria Office Asst - VC Middle
(10/1/13, rep. S. Smith)
Vancleave
Mitzel, Florita Bus Driver - SM
(9/17/13, rep. J. Buterich)
St. Martin
Moore, Khysthal Nurse Asst - SM
(9/18/13, vacant position)
St. Martin
Odom, Lavondia Food Service Manager - SM High
(10/8/13, transfer in district, rep. T. Mitchell)
St. Martin
Peterson, Terry Maintenance II - VC
(Recommended with six years experience. Five years have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/5/13.)
Vancleave
Poelma, Adam 7th & 8th Grade Boys Basketball Coach - SM Middle
(9/1/13, $1,500.00 & $2,000.00 per yr., rep. F. Fosnacht)
St. Martin
Ramsey, Stephanie Bus Driver - SM
(9/17/13, rep. R. Redfield)
St. Martin
Rice, Christina Middle School Girls Asst Softball Coach - VC Middle
(10/14/13, $2,000.00 per yr., rep. H. Watts)
Vancleave
Serrano, Loraine Bus Driver - SM
(9/17/13, rep. J. Young)
St. Martin
Sikes, Robin Boys Basketball Asst Coach - SM High
(8/1/13, $4,000.00 per yr., vacant position)
St. Martin
Smith, Sherie Receptionist - District Office
(9/30/13, transfer in district, rep. A. Vermillion)
District
Swanson, Karl Bus Driver - VC
(9/18/13, rep. R. McMillan)
Vancleave
Vecchio, Vickie Training 16th Section Land Clerk - District Office
(10/15/13, $19.70 per hr., under 20 hrs. per week, max 4 mos.)
District

M. Substitutes 2013 - 2014 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (entered 10/8/13)

Substitutes (click to view) District

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

Myrick, Amy To: Written Communications - VC Middle
From: 7th Grade Language Arts - VC Middle
Vancleave
Windham, Jeff To: Teacher - SM East
From: Teacher - SM North
St. Martin

O. Non-Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2013 - 2014 - f.y.i. (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy)

none    

P. Executive Session

Next Meeting
Monday, November 18, 2013
East Central Lower Elementary Cafeteria


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