JACKSON COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION MINUTES

Regular Session
Monday, August 11, 2014

 

The Jackson County Board of Education met in Regular Session on Monday, August 11, 2014, at 5:00 p.m. at the District Office, 4700 Col. Vickrey Road, Vancleave, MS 39565

The following members were present:

Kenneth A. Fountain Chairman  
Troy E. Frisbie Vice Chairman  
Karen R. Tolbert Secretary  
Glenn A. Dickerson District 1  
J. Keith Lee District 4  
Dr. Barry Amacker Superintendent  

The following visitors were present:

Jack Pickett Board Attorney  
Marie Souza Secretary to the Board  
Dr. Susan Benson District Office  
Stu White District Office  
Laura McCool District Office  
Lark Christian District Office  
Patricia Keaney District Office  
Penny Westfaul District Office  
Mary Tanner East Central Attendance Center  
Becky White East Central Upper Elementary School  
Dr. Michael Van Winkle St. Martin Attendance Center  
Todd Knight Vancleave Attendance Center  
Stephanie Lesley Vancleave Lower Elementary School  
Diane Novak Jackson County Technology Center  
David Besancon Howard Technologies / District Technology  
Brad Patano Machado and Patano  
Eric Page Neel Schaffer  
Matt Ridley Siemens  
Steve Banket CPerry Builders  
Johnny Hewett CPerry Builders  

The meeting was called to order at 5:05 p.m. by Board Chairman Fountain. Board Member Frisbie gave the invocation. Board Member Tolbert led the pledge.

CONSENT AGENDA: Motion by Board Member Frisbie, second by Board Member Tolbert to approve the consent agenda as amended, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye
Board Member Frisbie Aye
Board Member Tolbert Aye
Board Member Dickerson Aye
Board Member Lee Aye
Item
7
B-6
Resolution to Levy Ad Valorem Taxes for 2014 - 2015
Item
7
B-7
2013 - 2014 Claim Docket
Item
7
B-8
2013 - 2014 Claim Docket #2
Item
7
B-10
Student Activity / Club Claim Docket
Item
7
B-11
Paid Student Activity / Club Accounts
Item
7
B-12
Student Activity / Club Accounts
Item
7
B-13
Surplus Property
Item
7
B-14
Library Discard
Item
7
B-17
One Source Items
Item
7
D-1
Contract with Nancy Sherman for Visual Impairment Consultation
Item
7
E-2
National Board Recommendations for 2014 - 2015 Addendum
Item
7
E-3
Compensation for Professional Development Coordinators 2014 - 2015
Item
7
F-3
St. Martin Attendance Center Request to Contact Jackson County Board of Supervisors
Item
7
F-4
Vancleave Lower Elementary School Fund Raiser
Item
7
F-5
Vancleave Lower Elementary School Fund Raiser
Item
7
F-6
Vancleave Lower Elementary School Fund Raiser
Item
7
F-7
Vancleave High School Request for Swim Teams
Item
7
F-8
Revised Non - Certified Salary Scales
Item
7
F-9
Change November 10, 2014 Board Meeting to November 17, 2014
Item
7
G
Trips
Item
7
H
Legal Student Transfers
Item
7
I
Licensed Educator Resignations 2014-2015
Item
7
J
Licensed Educator Recommendations 2014-2015
Item
7
K
Non - Licensed Educator Resignations 2014-2015
Item
7
L
Non - Licensed Educator Recommendation 2013-2014
Item
7
M
Non - Licensed Educator Recommendation 2014-2015
Item
7
N
Substitutes 2013-2014
Item
7
O
f.y.i. Licensed Administrator Transfers in District 2014-2015
Item
7
P
f.y.i. Non - Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2014-2015

APPROVE AGENDA: Motion by Board Member Lee, second by Board Member Dickerson, to approve the agenda as amended and presented, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye
Board Member Frisbie Aye
Board Member Tolbert Aye
Board Member Dickerson Aye
Board Member Lee Aye

APPROVE MINUTES - JULY 21, 2014: Motion by Board Member Dickerson, second by Board Member Tolbert, to approve the minutes of July 21, 2014 as presented, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye
Board Member Frisbie Aye
Board Member Tolbert Aye
Board Member Dickerson Aye
Board Member Lee Aye

ATTENDANCE AWARDS: As presented, shown in Book 46 on page19A. No action taken.

SUPERINTENDENT'S ATHLETIC AWARD: St. Martin High School. No action taken.

DIANE NOVAK - JCTC DIRECTOR: .As presented, shown in Book 46 on page 19B. No action taken.

OPEN BIDS for DEPOSITORIES: No action taken. Mr. Stuart White, Business Manager, will make a recommendation to the September 15, 2014 board meeting.

OPEN BIDS for GARBAGE COLLECTION and DISPOSAL: No action taken. Mr. Stuart White, Business Manager, will make a recommendation to the September 15, 2014 board meeting.

AMMEND FY 14 BUDGET to ACTUAL: Motion by Board Member Tolbert, second by Board Member Dickerson to approve to amend FY 14 budget to actual, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye
Board Member Frisbie Aye
Board Member Tolbert Aye
Board Member Dickerson Aye
Board Member Lee Aye

FY 15 BUDGET: Motion by Board Member Dickerson, second by Board Member Lee to approve the FY 15 budget to actual, copy on file in Office of Superintendent, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye
Board Member Frisbie Aye
Board Member Tolbert Aye
Board Member Dickerson Aye
Board Member Lee Aye

f.y.i. 2013 - 2014 AD VALOREM REPORT: As shown in Book 46 on page 19C. No action taken.

EMERGENCY PURCHASE for ST. MARTIN HIGH SCHOOL: Motion by Board Member Dickerson, second by Board Member Lee to approve the emergency purchase for St. Martin High School, shown in Book 46 on page 19D, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye
Board Member Frisbie Aye
Board Member Tolbert Aye
Board Member Dickerson Aye
Board Member Lee Aye

RECEIPTS and DISBURSEMENTS: Motion by Board Member Dickerson, second by Board Member Frisbie to approve the receipts and disbursements, shown in Book 46 on page 19E, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye
Board Member Frisbie Aye
Board Member Tolbert Aye
Board Member Dickerson Aye
Board Member Lee Aye

f.y.i. NOT in BUDGET ITEMS: No change.

f.y.i. WORKERS COMP UPDATE: No action.

BAILEY EDUCATION GROUP CONSULTATION and COACHING SERVICES for 2014 - 2015: Motion by Board Member Dickerson, second by Board Member Tolbert to approve Bailey Education Group Consultation and Coaching Services for 2014 - 2015, shown in Book 46 on page 19F, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye
Board Member Frisbie Aye
Board Member Tolbert Aye
Board Member Dickerson Aye
Board Member Lee Aye

DISCUSS CPERRY REQUEST for MEETING: Johnny Hewitt, CPerry Builders, addressed the board regarding the parking lot at Vancleave Upper Elementary School. No action taken.

EAST CENTRAL ATTENDANCE CENTER REQUEST to CONTACT JACKSON COUNTY BOARD of SUPERVISORS: Motion by Board Member Dickerson, second by Board Member Tolbert to approve East Central Attendance Center request to contact the Jackson County Board of Supervisors, shown in Book 46 on page 19G, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye
Board Member Frisbie Aye
Board Member Tolbert Aye
Board Member Dickerson Aye
Board Member Lee Aye

16th SECTION - REQUEST from TACK PROPERTIES: Motion by Board Member Frisbie, second by Board Member Dickerson, to approve the request from TACT Properties, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye
Board Member Frisbie Aye
Board Member Tolbert Aye
Board Member Dickerson Aye
Board Member Lee Aye

16th SECTION - LEASE AMENDMENT - HOLCOMB: Motion by Board Member Frisbie, second by Board Member Lee, to approve the lease amendment - Holcomb, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye
Board Member Frisbie Aye
Board Member Tolbert Aye
Board Member Dickerson Aye
Board Member Lee Aye

16th SECTION - REQUEST from DR. BARRY AMACKER: Motion by Board Member Dickerson, second by Board Member Frisbie, to approve the request from Dr. Barry Amacker, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye
Board Member Frisbie Aye
Board Member Tolbert Aye
Board Member Dickerson Aye
Board Member Lee Aye

16th SECTION - f.y.i. PAST DUE RENTS: No action taken.

CONSENT AGENDA: Motion by Board Member Dickerson, second by Board Member Frisbie, to approve the consent agenda, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye
Board Member Frisbie Aye
Board Member Tolbert Aye
Board Member Dickerson Aye
Board Member Lee Aye

RESOLUTION to LEVY AD VALOREM TAXES for 2014 - 2015: As presented, shown in Book 46 on page 19H.

CLAIM DOCKET

CLAIM DOCKET #2

STUDENT ACTIVITY / CLUB CLAIM DOCKET

PAID STUDENT ACTIVITY / CLUB ACCOUNTS

STUDENT ACTIVITY / CLUB ACCOUNTS

SURPLUS PROPERTY: As presented, shown in Book 46 on page 19I.

LIBRARY DISCARD: As presented, copy on file in Office of Superintendent.

ONE SOURCE ITEMS: As presented, shown in Book 46 on page 19J.

CONTRACT with NANCY SHERMAN for VISUAL IMPARIMENT CONSULTATION: As presented, shown in Book 46 on page 19K.

NATIONAL BOARD RECOMMENDATIONS for 2014 - 2015 ADENDUM: As presented, shown in Book 46 on page 19L.

COMPENSATION for PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COORDINATORS 2014 - 2015: As presented, shown in Book 46 on page 19M.

ST. MARTIN ATTENDANCE CENTER REQUEST to CONTACT JACKSON COUNTY BOARD of SUPERVISORS: As presented, shown in Book 46 on page 19N.

VANCLEAVE LOWER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL FUND RAISER: As presented, shown in Book 46 on page 19O.

VANCLEAVE UPPER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL FUND RAISER: As presented, shown in Book 46 on page 19P.

VANCLEAVE UPPER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL FUND RAISER: As presented, shown in Book 46 on page 19Q.

VANCLEAVE HIGH SCHOOL REQUEST for SWIM TEAMS: As presented, shown in Book 46 on page 19R.

REVISED NON - CERTIFIED SALARY SCALES: As presented, shown in Book 46 on page 19S.

CHANGE NOVEMBER 10, 2014 BOARD MEETING to NOVEMBER 17, 2014: As presented.

TRIPS: (click to view)

LEGAL STUDENT TRANSFERS: (click to view)

LICENSED EDUCATOR RESIGNATIONS 2014- 2015

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

LICENSED EDUCATOR RECOMMENDATIONS 2014 - 2015 (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy)

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

NON-LICENSED EDUCATOR RESIGNATIONS 2014- 2015

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

NON-LICENSED EDUCATOR RECOMMENDATIONS 2013 - 2014 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy)

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

NON-LICENSED EDUCATOR RECOMMENDATIONS 2014 - 2015 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy)

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

SUBSTITUTES 2014 - 2015 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy)

Substitutes (click to view) District

LICENSED EDUCATOR TRANSFERS IN DISTRICT 2014 - 2015- f.y.i. (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy)

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

NON-LICENSED EDUCATOR TRANSFERS IN DISTRICT 2014 - 2015 - f.y.i. (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy)

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

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