BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Jackson County School District
Vancleave, Mississippi

August 11, 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

A. July 21, 2014 (entered 8/6/14)

7. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

A. Acknowledgments and Celebrations

Dr. Barry Amacker, Superintendent

  • Attendance Awards - May 2014 (click to view) (entered 8/5/14)

  • Superintendent's Athletic / Activities Award 2014 (click to view) (entered 8/5/14)

      • Diane Novak - JCTC Director

B. Stuart White - Business Manager

    1. Open Bids for Depositories

    2. Open Bids for Garbage Collection and Disposal

    3. Amend FY 14 Budget to Actual

    4. Approve FY 15 Budget (Combined) (Combining) (updated 8/8/14)

    5. f.y.i. 2013 - 2014 Ad Valorem Report (entered 8/6/14)

    6. Approve Resolution to Levy Ad Valorem Taxes for 2014 - 2015 (entered 8/6/14)

    7. Approve Claim Docket (entered 8/6/14)

    8. Approve Claim Docket # 2 (entered 8/8/14)

    9. Approve Emergency Purchase for St. Martin High School (click to view) (updated 8/11/14)

    10. Approve Student Activity / Club Claim Docket (entered 8/7/14)

    11. Approve Paid Student Activity / Club Accounts (entered 8/7/14)

    12. Approve Student Activity / Club Accounts (entered 8/11/14)

    13. Approve Surplus Property (updated 8/6/14)

    14. Approve Library Discard (entered 8/4/14)

    15. Approve Receipts and Disbursements (entered 8/6/14)

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

    17. Approve One Source Items (updated 8/7/14)

C. Laura McCool - Human Resources and Risk Management Director

    1. f.y.i. Workers Comp Update (entered 8/6/14)

D. Patricia Keaney - Special Education Director

    1. Approve Contract with Nancy Sherman for Visual Impairment Consultation (entered 8/5/14)

E. Dr. Susan Benson - Assistant Superintendent

    1. Approve Bailey Education Group Consultation and Coaching Services for 2014 - 2015 (updated 7/31/14)

    2. Approve National Board Recommendations for 2014 - 2015 Addendum (entered 8/5/14)

    3. Approve Compensation for Professional Development Coordinators 2014 - 2015 (updated 8/8/13)
F. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent
    1. Pryor & Morrow

      A. Discuss CPerry Request for Meeting (entered 8/7/13)

    2. Approve East Central Attendance Center Request to Contact Jackson County Board of Supervisors (entered 8/7/14)

    3. Approve St. Martin Attendance Center Request to Contact Jackson County Board of Supervisors (entered 8/7/14

    4. Approve Vancleave Lower Elementary School Fund Raiser (entered 8/4/14)

    5. Approve Vancleave Upper Elementary School Fund Raiser (entered 8/4/14)

    6. Approve Vancleave Upper Elementary School Fund Raiser (entered 8/4/14)

    7. Approve Vancleave High School Request for Swim Teams (entered 8/8/14)

    8. Approve Revised Non - Certified Salary Scales (click to view) (entered 8/6/14)

    9. Approve to Change November 10, 2014 Board Meeting to November 17, 2014

    10. 16th Section Leases (click to view) (entered 8/8/14)

      A. Request from TACK Properties

      B. Lease Amendment - Holcomb

      C. Request from Dr. Barry Amacker

      D. Past Due Rent
G. Trips (click to view) (updated 8/8/14)

H. Legal Student Transfers (click to view) (updated 8/6/14)

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

Blair, Kaye Head Tennis Coach - SM High St. Martin
Carter, Jennifer Head Volleyball Coach - VC High Vancleave
Chatham, Haley Asst Volleyball Coach - VC High Vancleave
Clark, Jennifer SPED Nurse - District District
Goff, Pam Teacher - VC Middle Vancleave
Ledbetter, Lisa Head Softball Coach - EC Middle East Central
Noel, Katherine Positive Behavior Specialist - SPED (transfer in district to Counselor - SM East) District
Salter, Leslie Teacher - VC High Vancleave

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

Adkinson, Irene Tutor - EC Lower
(9/9/14, $22.00 per hr., 6 hrs. per day, 2 days per week)
East Central
Allsup, Katie Teacher - EC Upper
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/14.)
East Central
Allums, Amanda Positive Behavior Specialist - District Wide
(8/4/14, AA-3, new position)
District Wide
Balius, Cammie Teacher - SM High
(8/1/14, AA-6, new teacher unit)
St. Martin
Brewer, Dan Teacher - EC High
(Recommended with four years experience. Three years have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/14.)
East Central
Brown, Jessica Asst Volleyball Coach - VC High
(8/1/14, $2,000.00 per yr., rep. H. Chatman)
Vancleave
Chatman, Haley Head Volleyball Coach - VC High
(8/1/14, $4,000.00 per yr., rep. J. Carter)
Vancleave
Fosnacht, Richard Head Tennis Coach - SM High
(8/1/14, $2,000.00 per yr., rep. K. Blair)
St. Martin
Groue, Sarah Teacher - SM Middle
(8/1/14, A-4, rep. S. Farragut)
St. Martin
Groue, Sarah Head Girls Track Coach - SM Middle
(8/1/14, $1,500.00 per yr., T. Windham)
St. Martin
Guice, John Teacher - SM High
(8/1/14, A-0, rep. T. Powell)
St. Martin
Henry, Misty Long Term Sub - VC Upper
(8/4/14, $100.00 per day, rep. T. Poole)
Vancleave
Hudson, David Teacher - EC Middle
(8/1/14, A-0, rep. J. Miller)
East Central
Kuhn, Shannon Teacher - SM North
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/14.)
St. Martin
Lamey, Meaghan Long Term Sub - SM East
(8/6/14, $100.00 per day, rep. J. Rustin)
St. Martin
Loewen, Jeanette Teacher - VC High
(Recommended as A-32. Correct to AA-31. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/14.)
Vancleave
McCoy, Linda ROTC Instructor - SM High
(Adjust salary to minimum of $46,171 per yr. effective 7/8/14.)
St. Martin
Moore, Darlean Tutor - VC Upper
(9/2/14, $22.00 per hr., new position)
Vancleave
Musgrove, Sherry Teacher - VC High
(8/1/14, A-8, rep. D. King)
Vancleave
Nettles, Keri SPED Inclusion - SM Middle
(8/1/14, A-10, rep. K. Henson)
St. Martin
Noel, Katherine Counselor - SM East
(7/28/14, AA-7, transfer in district from Positive Behavior Specialist - SPED, rep. L. Barefeild)
St. Martin
Pait, Sheila Tutor - EC Lower
(9/8/14, $22.00 per hr, 6 hrs. per day, 2 days per wk.)
East Central
Platt, Brittany Teacher - EC Upper
(Recommended with one year experience. -0- years have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/14.)
East Central
Schwartz, Carole Speech Language Pathologist - SM North
(8/1/14, AA-0, rep. S. Burke)
St. Martin
Simpson, Carolyn Occupational Therapist - District Wide
(8/1/14, A-26, new position)
Distinct Wide
Staughn, Leo Boys Cross Country Coach - EC High
(8/1/14, $2,000.00 per yr., vacant)
East Central
Suarez, Kristen Teacher - SM High
(8/1/14, AAAA-6, rep. J. Cates)
St. Martin
Turner, Kelle SPED Teacher - SM North
(8/1/14, A-1, rep. S. Jordan)
St. Martin
Wagner, Tracy Long Term Sub - EC Middle
(8/1/14, $100.00 per day, rep. H. Brister)
East Central
Waites, Joseph Asst Football Coach - SM High
(8/1/14, $4,500.00, vacant)
St. Martin

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

Bosarge, Karan Receptionist - SM Middle
(transfer in district to Alternative School Teacher Asst - SM Middle)
St. Martin
Byington, Eva Bus Driver - SM St. Martin
Hughes, Mary Anne Bus Driver - SM St. Martin
Hughes, Mary Anne Office Asst - SM St. Martin
Nelson, Gary Bus Driver - EC East Central
Newman, Kaycee Custodian - EC Middle East Central
Rice, Christina Custodian - VC Middle
(transfer in district to ISD Monitor - VC Middle)
Vancleave
Showles, Austin Student Worker - EC East Central
White, Lisa Custodian - VC High Vancleave

L. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2013 - 2014 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (entered 7/29/14)

Windham, Jeffery Adult Summer Worker - SM
(8/21/14, $10.00 per hr.)
St. Martin

M. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2014 - 2015 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 8/8/14)

Bosarge, Karan Alternative School Teacher Asst - SM Middle
(8/6/14, transferring from receptionist - SM Middle, rep. J. Slaughter)
St. Martin
Bryan, Barbara Teacher Asst - EC Lower
(8/6/14, rep. B. Callegan)
East Central
Davis, James Bus Driver - SM
(8/6/14, rep. F. Newby)
St. Martin
Ditsworth, Joseph Bus Driver - EC
(8/6/14, rep. G. Nelson)
East Central
Endt, Rob Para Professional - VC Middle
(8/5/14, new position)
Vancleave
Gentry, Herman Student Worker - EC
(8/1/14, rep. A. Showles)
East Central
Henry, Michael Sub Bus Driver - VC
(8/6/14, rep. M. Porter)
Vancleave
Holsapple, Chandra Bus Driver - EC
(8/6/14, vacant)
East Central
Kimble, Joseph Bus Driver - EC
(8/6/14, rep. R. Harrell)
East Central
Mitchell, Gary Bus Driver - VC
(8/6/14, rep. G. Chesney)
Vancleave
Powell, Linda Bus Driver - SM
(8/6/14, rep. D. Dupuis)
St. Martin
Rice, Christina ISD Monitor - VC Middle
(8/6/14, transferring in district from custodian - VC Middle, rep. E. Jewell)
Vancleave

N. Substitutes 2014 - 2015 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (entered 8/6/14)

Substitutes (click to view) District

O. Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2014 - 2015- f.y.i. (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy) (entered 8/5/14)

Poulos, Amber To: 3rd Grade Teacher - SM North
From: 2nd Grade Teacher - SM North
St. Martin
Swiney, Stacey To: 5th Grade Teacher - SM Upper
From: 4th Grade Teacher - SM Upper
St. Martin
Williams, Tiffany To: SPED Resource - SM Upper
From: SPED Inclusion - SM Upper
St. Martin
Williamson, Lauren To: 2nd Grade Teacher - SM North
From: 3rd Grade Teacher - SM North
St. Martin

P. Non-Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2014 - 2015 - f.y.i. (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 8/8/14)

Bailey, Karla To: Self Contained DD TA - SM North
From: Pre School DD TA - SM North
St. Martin
Hise, Charlotte To: Inclusion TA - SM North
From: Life Skills TA - SM North
St. Martin
McMillan, Regena To: Regular Route Bus Driver - VC
From: SPED Bus Driver - VC
Vancleave
Ross, Sandra To: Self Contained DD TA - SM North
From: Inclusion TA - SM North
St. Martin
Yount, Karen To: Custodian - EC Middle
From: Custodian - EC Lower
East Central

Q. Executive Session




Next Meeting
Regular Meeting - Monday, September 15, 2014
District Office


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