BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Jackson County School District
Vancleave, Mississippi

September 16, 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. August 12, 2013 (entered 9/11/13)

8. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

A. Acknowledgments and Celebrations

B. Harold Rushing - Business Manager

    1. Approve Claim Docket (entered 9/12/13)

    2. Approve Student Activity / Club Claim Docket (entered 9/11/13)

    3. Approve Paid Student Activity / Club Accounts (entered 9/11/13)

    4. Approve Student Activity / Club Accounts - July (entered 8/26/13)

    5. Approve Student Activity / Club Accounts - August (entered 9/11/13)

    6. Approve Surplus Property (updated 9/11/13)

    7. Approve Receipts and Disbursements - July (entered 8/27/13)

    8. Approve Receipts and Disbursements - August (entered 9/11/13)

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

    10. Approve One Source Items (entered 9/11/13)

    11. f.y.i. QSCB Cash Balance - $1,089,533.91 (entered 9/12/13)

C. Dr. Lisa McCartney - Curriculum Director

    1. f.y.i. Accountability and Test Data (updated 9/16/13)

D. Laura McCool - Human Resources and Risk Management Director

    1. Approve Recommendation for Workers' Compensation Insurance Renewal (entered 9/9/13)

    2. Approve Recommendation for General Liability, Automobile, Crime, Educator's Liability and Law Enforcement Liability Insurance (entered 9/9/13)

    3. Approve Bus Turnarounds 2013 - 2014 (updated 9/13/13)

    4. f.y.i. SI 2013 35 08 05 2013 (entered 9/9/13)

    5. f.y.i. SI 2013 37 08 05 2013 (entered 9/9/13)

    6. f.y.i. SI 2013 38 08 05 2013 (entered 9/9/13)

    7. f.y.i. SI 2013 39 08 05 2013 (entered 9/9/13)

    8. f.y.i. SI 2013 40 08 05 2013 (entered 9/9/13)

    9. f.y.i. SI 2013 41 08 05 2013 (entered 9/9/13)

    10. f.y.i. Workers' Comp Update (updated 9/16/13)

E. Patricia Keaney - Special Education Director

    1. Approve Request for OT Field Training with the University of Southern Mississippi (entered 9/2/13)

    2. Approve Request for OT Field Training with Pearl River Community College (entered 9/9/13)

    3. Approve Contract Services from Michael Mong, Ph.D. (entered 9/9/13)

    4. Approve IDEA Part B and Preschool Project Application (updated 9/12/13)

    5. f.y.i. Exceptional School Agreement (entered 8/19/13)

    6. f.y.i. Collaborative Agreement Between Jackson County School District and Millcreek of Magee (updated 9/9/13)

    7. f.y.i. Interagency Agreement Between Jackson County School District and the Mississippi Department of Rehabilitation Services (entered 8/26/13)

F. Dr. Susan Benson - Assistant Superintendent

    1. Approve Compensation for Professional Development Coordinators 2013 - 2014 (entered 8/19/13)

    2. Approve Revised Policy GBI - Evaluation of Certified Staff (entered 9/12/13)

    3. Approve Licensure Application - Smith (entered 8/29/13)

    4. f.y.i. LEA Determinations (entered 8/19/13)
G. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent
    1. Pryor Morrow

      a. f.y.i. St. Martin Middle School Field Report #8 (entered 8/16/13)

      b. Approve Vancleave Upper Elementary Administration Building Construction Change Directive 1 (entered 9/4/13)

    2. f.y.i. East Central Middle School Observation Report (entered 9/9/13)

    3. f.y.i. St. Martin Middle School Observation Report (entered 9/9/13)

    4. Present (f.y.i.) Strategic Plan Progress Update (entered 9/4/13)

    5. Approve East Central Lower Elementary Scholastic Book Fair (entered 8/15/13)

    6. Approve East Central Upper Elementary Scholastic Book Fair (entered 8/26/13)

    7. Approve East Central High School Fund Raiser (entered 8/15/13)

    8. Approve East Central High School Fund Raiser (entered 8/21/13)

    9. Approve Request from East Central Attendance Center to Contact Jackson County Board of Supervisors (entered 9/11/13)

    10. Approve Request from St. Martin Attendance Center to Contact the Jackson County Board of Supervisors (entered 8/15/13)

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

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

    13. Approve Vancleave Lower Elementary School Fund Raiser (entered 8/15/13)

    14. Approve Vancleave Lower Elementary School Fund Raiser (entered 8/15/13)

    15. Approve Vancleave Upper Elementary School Scholastic Book Fair (entered 8/15/13)

    16. Approve Demolition of House on Vancleave High School Campus (entered 8/27/13)

    17. Approve Request from Vancleave Attendance Center to Contact Jackson County Board of Supervisors (entered 8/28/13)

    18. Approve Request to Increase Compensation for Athletic Event Staff (entered 9/13/13)

    19. Approve Proposed 2014 Board Calendar (entered 9/10/13)

    20. f.y.i. Board Tours: East Central - October 14, 2013, Vancleave - November 11, 2013, St. Martin - December 16, 2013

    21. Discuss Technology Contract (entered 9/1313)

    22. 16th Section Leases (click to view) (updated 9/1313)

      a. Lease Cancellation - Hamilton / Clay Creek Hunting Club

      b. Mississippi Forestry Commission Request 16-5-8

      c. Mississippi Forestry Commission Request 16-5-7

      d. Reappraisals

      e. Rent Adjustment - Vaughn

      f. f.y.i. Past Due Rents

H. Trips (click to view) (updated 9/13/13)

I. Legal Student Transfers (click to view) (updated 9/11/13)

J. Licensed Educator Resignations 2013- 2014 (updated 9/11/13)

Anderson, Yennette Fast Pitch Head Coach - SM Middle St. Martin
Anderson, Yennette 8th Grade Girls Basketball Coach / 7th Grade Girls Basketball Coach - SM Middle St. Martin
Borries, Chad Teacher - EC Middle East Central
Noblitt, Kathryn Counselor - VC Upper Vancleave
Smith, Debbie Teacher - EC Upper
(transfer in district)
East Central
Steed, Ingrid Cheer Sponsor - SM Middle St. Martin

K. Licensed Educator Recommendations 2013 - 2014 (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 9/11/13)

Alvey, Angela Teacher - EC Upper
(Recommended with two years experience. One year has been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
East Central
Barton, Cassie Teacher - VC Upper
(8/26/13, transfer from non certified position, A-0, new position due to enrollment)
Vancleave
Beebe, Scott Girls Fast Pitch Head Coach - SM Middle
(8/1/13, $3,000.00 per yr., rep. Y. Anderson)
St. Martin
Boccaleri, Lisa Teacher - SM North
(Recommended with eleven years experience. Twelve years have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
St. Martin
Davis, Julia Positive Behavior Support - District
(9/3/13, AA-7, rep. K. Sims)
District
Dearman, Tammy Title / District Tutor - VC Upper
(9/3/13, $22.00 per hr., new position)
Vancleave
Devitt, Ashley Teacher - VC Upper
(Receive upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
Vancleave
Ederer, Helene Teacher - SM High
(8/30/13, $100.00 per day, sub for A. Parkman)
St. Martin
Geissinger, Christy Child Development - SM High
(8/1/13, A-18, rep. J. Ragan)
St. Martin
Hayden, Beth Cheer Sponsor - SM Middle
(8/7/13, $1,500.00 per yr., rep. I. Steed)
St. Martin
Henson, Kristy LSC - SM Middle
(8/1/13, $1,000.00 per yr., rep. T. Mason)
St. Martin
Hodgson, Rosemary WINGS Teacher - SM East
(8/7/13, AA-2, new position)
St. Martin
Hudgins, Jeannel Teacher - SM Upper
(8/1/13, A-0, rep. K. Rutland)
St. Martin
Hudson, Bridgette SPED Teacher - SM Middle
(8/9/13, A-0, new position due to enrollment)
St. Martin
Hudson, David (paraprofessional) Golf Coach / Asst Football Coach - EC High
(8/1/13, rep. J. Bishop)
East Central
Humphreys, Richard Teacher - SM High
(Recommended with eight years experience. Nine years have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
St. Martin
King, James Teacher - VC High
(Recommended with twenty five years experience. Twenty four years have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
Vancleave
Moody, Rachel Teacher - SM Upper
(Receive upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
St. Martin
Myrick, Amy Teacher - VC Middle
(8/12/13, A-2, rep. K. Nicholson)
Vancleave
Poulos, Amber Teacher - SM North
(Receive upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
St. Martin
Romero, Lauren Teacher - SM High
(8/1/13, A-0, rep. L. Hase)
St. Martin
Romero, Lauren Asst Cheer Coach - SM High
(8/1/13, $1,500.00 per yr., rep. M. Cummings)
St. Martin
Rowlands, Pamela After School and During School Tutor - SM Middle
(9/3/13, $22.00 per hr.)
St. Martin
Shoemaker, Jennifer Girls Track Coach - SM High
(8/1/13, $1,500.00 per yr., vacant position)
St. Martin
Shoemaker, Jennifer Teacher - SM Upper
(Receive upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
St. Martin
Smith, Debbie WINGS Teacher - District Wide
(9/16/13, AA-25, new position)
District
Smith, Janice Teacher - SM Upper
(Receive upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
St. Martin
Veit, Michelle Teacher - SM North
(Receive upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
St. Martin
Walker, Brittany Girls Asst Fast Pitch Coach - SM Middle
(8/1/13, $2,000.00 per yr., vacancy)
St. Martin
Williams, Tiffanie Teacher - SM Upper
(Receive upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
St. Martin
Wright, David Teacher / Band Director - VC High
(Recommended with eighteen years experience. Thirteen years have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
Vancleave
Adkison, Irene
Pait, Sheila
Day Tutor - EC Lower
(9/10/13, $22.00 per hr., not to exceed 4.5 months)
East Central
Brister, Heather
Cornett, Marcia
Danis, Dana
Dearman, Penny
Grierson, Beth
Holland, Tina
McCloud, Donna
McCullough, Penny
Russell, Lauren
Southern, Michelle
Sutherland, Kim
Smith, Connie
Wells, Cheryl
After School Tutors - EC Middle
(9/3/13, $22.00 per hr., 1 hr. per day as needed, twice per wk.)
East Central
SATP Tutors EC High (click to view)
(8/6/13, $22.00 per hr.)
East Central
Carraway, Sharon
Lee, Charlotte
Title I In School Tutor - SM Upper
(9/5/13, $22.00 per hr., 15 hrs. per wk.)
St. Martin
After School Tutors SM Upper (click to view)
(8/22/13, $22.00 per hr., 5 - 10 hrs. per week)

St. Martin
After School Tutors SM Middle (click to view)
(9/9/13, $22.00 per hr., 2 hrs. per day)

St. Martin
After School Tutors SM High (click to view)
(8/22/13, $22.00 per hr., 2 hrs. per day)

St. Martin
Cates, Lisa
Fairley, Lesley
Hodges, Stephanie
Iler, Michelle
Monk, Diane
Stalnaker, Tiffany
MCT2 Tutor - VC Middle
(8/26/13, $22.00 per hr., not to exceed 12 hrs. per wk.)
Vancleave
Bennett, Barbara
Carter, Jennifer
Chatham, David
Everett, Michelle
Fletcher, Sandra
Kortman, Ann
Thrash, Jackie
After School SATP Tutors - English - VC High
(8/20/13, $22.00 per hr., 1 - 2 hrs. per day)
Vancleave
Brown, Debra
Bowen, Jeremy
Holmes, Roman
Lambes, Robert
Slade, Tom
After School SATP Tutors - History - VC High
(8/20/13, $22.00 per hr., 1 - 2 hrs. per day)
Vancleave
Guy, Shirley
Jennings, Suzanne
Johnson, Robert
Smith, Gai
Tanner, Julie
Tootle, Karen
Turner, Lynn

After School SATP Tutors - Math - VC High
(8/20/13, $22.00 per hr., 1 - 2 hrs. per day)
Vancleave
Barnes, Carol
Hudson, Kathy
Hunt, Roberta
King, David
Sanders, Jill
Salter, Leslie

After School SATP Tutors - Science - VC High
(8/20/13, $22.00 per hr., 1 - 2 hrs. per day)
Vancleave
Eaton, Deana
Garrison, Amy
Johnson, Connie
Shemwell, Gail
After School SATP Tutors - SPED - VC High
(8/20/13, $22.00 per hr., 1 - 2 hrs. per day)
Vancleave

L. Non-Licensed Educator Resignations 2013- 2014 (updated 9/10/13)

Barfield, Travis Student Worker - EC East Central
Barton, Cassie Intervention Asst - VC Lower
(transfer in district to certified position)
Vancleave
Johnston, Amy Bus Driver - VC Vancleave
Inabinette, Ann SPED Transition Specialist - VC High (Retirement) Vancleave
Lambes, Bob Bus Driver / Sub Bus Driver - VC Vancleave
Redfield, Ronnie Bus Driver - SM St. Martin
Schneider, Frank Bus Driver - SM (transfer in district) St. Martin
Sims, Brian Bus Driver - SM St. Martin
Steelman, Elizabeth SPED Asst - VC High (transfer in district) Vancleave
Vaxter, Cheryl Bus Driver - EC (Retirement) East Central
Vaxter, Cheryl Title Asst - EC (Retirement) East Central
Veazey, Marian Part Time Food Service Worker - VC High
(increase in hrs.)
Vancleave

M. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2012 - 2013 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 9/2/13)

Honeycutt, Kenny ESY Bus Driver - SM
(6/18/13, $8.12 per hr.)
St. Martin
Scarbrough, Mary Anne ESY Bus Driver - SM
(6/18/13, $8.12 per hr.)
St. Martin

N. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2013 - 2014 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 9/10/13)

Allison, Karen Bus Driver - VC
(8/5/13, rep. B. Mizelle)
Vancleave
Brown, Natalie Bus Driver - VC
(8/14/13, rep. S. Cole)
Vancleave
Byington, Eva Bus Driver - SM
(Recommended with one year experience. Two years have been verified. Adjust pay accordingly effective 8/5/13.)
St. Martin
Cochran, Kimberly Bus Driver - EC
(9/3/13, rep. E. Vaxter)
East Central
Conway, Cynthia SPED Asst - VC High
(8/23/13, rep. E. Steelman)
Vancleave
Crow, Heather Tutor - VC Lower
(9/19/13, $10.00 per hr.)
Vancleave
Ferguson, Linda Full Time Food Service Worker - SM Middle
(9/10/13, increase in hrs. due to high meal counts)
St. Martin
Harrell, Michelle Teacher Asst - VC Lower
(9/10/13, rep. C. Barton)
Vancleave
Hart, Ursula Custodian - SM High
(9/5/13, rep. T. Wright)
St. Martin
Hill, Mary Bus Driver - VC
(Recommended with two years experience. Four years have been verified. Adjust pay accordingly effective 8/5/13.)
Vancleave
Hilliard, Jason Bus Driver - VC
(8/20/13, rep. L. Rogers)
Vancleave
Howell, Kesha Registrar - EC Middle
(Recommended with -0- years experience. Three years have been verified. Adjust pay accordingly effective 8/5/13.)
East Central
Johnson, Robert Bus Driver / Sub Bus Driver - VC
(9/17/13, rep. R. Lambes)
Vancleave
Ladnier, Alyssa Teacher Asst - SM North
(Recommended with five years experience. Four years have been verified. Adjust pay accordingly effective 8/5/13.)
St. Martin
Landstreet, Robert Bus Driver - VC
(8/19/13, increase in hrs.)
Vancleave
Massey, Brandis Part Time Food Service Worker - SM North
(9/5/13, rep. J. Krohn)
St. Martin
McKay, Danielle Secretary - VC High
(8/2/13, rep. K. Warren)
Vancleave
Newman, Kaycee Custodian - EC Middle
(Recommended with -0- years experience. Three years have been verified. Adjust pay accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
East Central
Rice, Christina Custodian - VC Middle
(8/12/13, rep. G. Rayner)
Vancleave
Schneider, Frank Bus Driver - SM
(8/14/13, rep. J. Buterich)
St. Martin
Schneider, Frank Bus Aide - SM
(8/27/13, rep. J. Griffin)
St. Martin
Showles, Austin Student Worker - EC
(8/19/13, $7.25 per hr., T. Barfield)
East Central
Steelman, Elizabeth SPED Transition Specialist - VC High
(8/23/13, transfer in district, rep. A. Inabinette)
Vancleave
Tapper, Larry Bus Driver - SM
(8/14/13, rep. F. Hill)
St. Martin
Thomas, Arshinda Full Time Food Service Worker - SM High
(9/3/13, rep. C. Woods)
St. Martin
Treigle, Leslie Fast Forward Teacher Asst - SM North
(8/14/13, rep. E. Dunkin)
St. Martin
Treigle, Leslie Fast Forward Teacher Asst - SM North
(Recommended with eight years experience. Six years have been verified. Adjust pay accordingly effective 8/1/13.)
St. Martin
Veazey, Marian Part Time Food Service Worker - VC
(8/9/13, rep. M. Aldridge)
Vancleave

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

Substitutes (click to view) District

P. Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2013 - 2014- f.y.i. (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy) (entered 8/21/13)

Seymour, Beth From: Gifted Teacher - VC Lower
To: WINGS Teacher - VC Upper
Vancleave

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

none    

R. Executive Session

Next Meeting
Monday, October 14, 2013
East Central Attendance Center


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