BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Jackson County School District
Vancleave, Mississippi

July 21, 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. June 9, 2014 (entered 7/16/14)

7. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

A. Acknowledgments and Celebrations (none)

B. Stuart White - Business Manager

    1. Budget Hearing (entered 7/15/14)

    2. Approve 2013 - 2014 Claim Docket (entered 7/16/14)

    3. Approve 2014 - 2015 Claim Docket (entered 7/18/14)

    4. Approve Student Activity / Club Claim Docket (entered 7/18/14)

    5. Approve Paid Student Activity / Club Accounts (entered 7/16/14)

    6. Approve Student Activity / Club Accounts (entered 7/14/14)

    7. Approve Surplus Property (updated 7/16/14)

    8. Approve Receipts and Disbursements (entered 7/15/14)

    9. f.y.i. Not in Budget Items (none)

    10. Approve One Source Items (entered 7/16/14)

    11. Approve Donation to East Central Attendance Center (entered 7/11/14)

    12. Approve Donation to St. Martin High School (entered 6/23/14)

    13. Approve Big Ideas Learning as Sole Source Provider (entered 7/21/14)

    14. Approve School Book Supply Company of Mississippi as Sole Source Provider (entered 7/21/14)

    15. Approve Pearson as Sole Source Provider (entered 7/21/14)

C. Laura McCool - Human Resources and Risk Management Director

    1. f.y.i. Workers Comp Update (entered 7/16/14)

D. Patricia Keaney - Special Education Director

    1. Approve Extended School Year Amendment #2 (entered 7/2/14)

    2. Approve IDEA Part B and Preschool Project Application (entered 7/2/14)

    3. Approve New Policy - Special Education Personnel Partially Funded by IDEA Part B (entered 7/9/14)

    4. Approve New Policy - Special Education Personnel Fully Funded by IDEA Part B (entered 7/9/14)

    5. Approve New Policy - Special Education Purchases (entered 7/9/14)

    6. Approve New Policy - Special Education Equipment Identification (entered 7/9/14)

E. Dr. Susan Benson - Assistant Superintendent

    1. Discuss / Approve Revised Policy CBG, Policy CBG Revised, Policy CBG with Additions (entered 7/16/14)

    2. Approve Preliminary FY15 Consolidated Federal Programs Application (entered 7/10/14)

    3. Approve Preliminary FY15 Consolidated Federal Programs Budget (entered 7/10/14)

    4. Approve Request to Purchase License Agreement (entered 7/15/14)

    5. Approve National Board Recommendations for 2014 - 2015 (entered 7/17/14)
F. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent
    1. Pryor & Morrow

      A. Approve Vancleave Upper Elementary Admin Building Change Order #3 (entered 7/9/14)

      B. f.y.i. Vancleave Upper Elementary Admin Building Field Report #15 (entered 6/24/14)

      C. f.y.i. Vancleave Upper Elementary Admin Building Field Report #16 (entered 7/14/14)

      D. f.y.i. Vancleave Upper Elementary Admin Building Field Observation Report # 8 (entered 7/14/14)

      E. f.y.i. Vancleave Upper Elementary Admin Building Open Items List (entered 7/14/14)

      F. Update / Discuss Vancleave Upper Elementary School Parking Lot (updated 7/21/14)

      G. f.y.i. St. Martin Middle School Certificate of Substantial Completion (entered 7/17/14)

    2. f.y.i. Update on East Central Middle School Building Demolition (entered 7/17/14)

    3. Approve Request to Contact Jackson County Board of Supervisors for Removal of the Trailer on 16th Section Land (entered 7/2/14)

    4. Approve St. Martin Middle School Additional Assistant Principal Position (in projected budget) (entered 7/16/14)

    5. Approve 2% Salary Increase for Non - Certified Employees and Revised Non - Certified Salary Scales (click to view) (in projected budget, estimated 126,988)

    6. Discuss / Approve to Change October 13, 2014 Board Meeting to October 6, 2014 or October 20, 2014

    7. f.y.i. Annual Athletic Performance Reports (East Central) (St. Martin) (Vancleave) (entered 7/9/14)

    8. 16th Section Leases (click to view) (entered 7/17/14)

      A. Hunting and Fishing Lease - Gunn

      B. Assignment and Transfer of Right of Way - Sanctuary of Ocean Springs HOA

      C. Amendment of Lease - HUD Building

      D. Easement Leases - Jackson County Utility Authority

      E. Recreational Lease - Jackson County Board of Supervisors

      F. Residential Lease - Triplett

      G. Tillman Request

      H. Shae Kiernan Foundation Request

      I. Past Due Rents

G. Trips (click to view) (updated 7/15/14)

H. Legal Student Transfers (click to view) (updated 7/17/14)

I. Licensed Administrator Recommendations 2014- 2015 (updated 7/9/14)

Blackman, Ashley Asst Principal - EC Lower
(7/11/14, resigned from SPED Inclusion position at VC Upper, AA-E23, rep. R. White)
East Central
Lepoma, Dean Asst Principal - SM Middle
(Recommended as E-23 for 2014 - 2015. Correct to E-22 and adjust salary accordingly effective 7/11/14.)
St. Martin
Tanner, Sherie Asst Principal - EC Middle
(Recommended for the 2014 - 2015 school year as E-23. Correct to E-22 and adjust salary accordingly effective 7/11/14.)
East Central
Tillman, Kim Asst Principal - VC Upper
(7/11/14, AAAA-E23, rep. K. Glass)
Vancleave

J. Licensed Educator Resignations 2014- 2015 (updated 7/16/14)

Barefield, Leigh Counselor - SM East St. Martin
Blackman, Ashley SPED Inclusion - VC Upper (resigned to accept Asst Principal position at EC Lower) Vancleave
Cates, Jaqueline Teacher - SM High St. Martin
Craft, Tracie SPED Teacher - VC Middle Vancleave
Cumbest, Christy Teacher - SM Middle St. Martin
Harvey, Deanne Teacher - EC Lower
East Central
Henderson, Louis SPED Inclusion - SM North
St. Martin
Kell, Bethany Teacher - VC High (resigning position to accept Marketing DECA position, increase in days) Vancleave
King, James Teacher - VC High Vancleave
Jones, Stephanie Teacher - EC Upper East Central
Miller, Julie Teacher - EC Middle East Central
Parker, Kellie Yearbook Advisor - SM Upper St. Martin
Sherwood, Melissa Teacher - SM High (resigned teacher position to accept at Counselor position at SM High) St. Martin
Williams, Kimberly Co-Webmaster - VC Lower Vancleave

K. Licensed Educator Recommendations 2014 - 2015 (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 7/18/14)

Averna, Rachel SPED Inclusion - SM Middle
(8/1/14, A-0, rep. V. Rivers)
St. Martin
Bishop, Stephanie Occupational Therapist - District Wide
(8/1/14, A-19, new position due to Occupational Therapy numbers)
District Wide
Bonilla, Fabrizio Middle School Asst Baseball Coach - SM Middle
(8/1/14, $2,000.00 per yr., vacant)
St. Martin
Borries, Resa Teacher - VC Upper
(8/1/14, A-3, rep. K. Buckley)
Vancleave
Bourriague, Chassidie Teacher - SM East
(8/1/14, A-4, rep. B. Murray)
St. Martin
Bridges, Larry Teacher - SM Middle
(8/1/14, A-0, rep. L. Hebert)
St. Martin
Cole, Penny Teacher - SM Middle
(8/1/14, A-8, new position due to enrollment)
St. Martin
Darnell, Hunter Teacher - SM High
(8/1/14, A-0, rep. S. Bardwell)
St. Martin
Dearman, Tammy SPED Resource Teacher - VC Upper
(8/1/14, A-31, rep. M. Yates)
Vancleave
Duncan, Beverly Teacher - SM North
(8/1/14, A-0, rep. J. Forehand)
St. Martin
Dycus, Melissa Teacher - VC High
(8/1/14, A-4, rep. G. Smith)
Vancleave
Easton, Brent Teacher, Asst Softball Coach, Asst Boy's Basketball Coach - EC High
(8/1/14, AA-13, $4,000.00, $4,000.00, rep. C. Meeks)
East Central
Forsman, Teresa SPED Teacher - VC Middle
(8/1/14, AA-18, rep. T. Craft)
Vancleave
Gibson, Kelly Health Teacher - SM High
(8/1/14, pending license, A-3)
St. Martin
Gill, Rachael SPED Life Skills Teacher - VC Upper
(8/1/14, A-6, rep. T. Miller)
Vancleave
Hamburg, Catherine Teacher - VC High
(Recommended with no experience. One year has been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/14.)
Vancleave
Hawes, Alison Teacher - EC Middle
(8/1/14, resigned teacher asst position at EC Lower, A-0, rep. D. Wallace)
East Central
Hayden, Beth Cheerleader Sponsor - SM Middle
(Corrected recommendation for 2014 - 2015. Delete Ingrid Steed and replace with Beth Hayden. $1,500.00 per yr.)
St. Martin
Hiers, Karen SPED Life Skills Teacher - SM Upper
(8/1/14, A-1, rep. M. McRaney)
St. Martin
Hill, Stephanie SPED Teacher - VC Middle
(8/1/14, A-6, new position)
Vancleave
Hitt, Lindsay SPED Inclusion - SM Middle
(8/1/14, A-1, rep. P. Houseman)
St. Martin
Jewell, Elizabeth Teacher - SM Middle
(8/1/14, A-0, resigned non certified position, rep. C. Friday)
St. Martin Middle
Joosten, Laurence Teacher - VC Middle
(8/1/14, AA-26, rep. B. Wise)
Vancleave
Kell, Bethany Teacher - VC High
(7/28/14, AA-11, resigned Business Teacher position, rep. N. Bawcum)
Vancleave
Lee, Mary Teacher - EC Lower
(8/1/14, AA-5, rep. D. Harvey)
East Central
Lemley, Toni SPED Teacher - SM High
(8/1/14, AA-3, rep. N. Davenport)
St. Martin
Letort, Chris 8th Grade Asst Football Coach - SM Middle
(8/1/14, $3,000.00 per yr., vacant)
St. Martin
Loewen, Jeanette Teacher - VC High
(Recommended as A-32 for 2014 - 2015. Correct to AA-32 and adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/14.)
Vancleave
Lott, Alyson Teacher - EC High
(8/1/14, A-4, rep. P. Crane)
East Central
Madden, Alisa Life Skills Teacher - SM Middle
(8/1/14, AA-6, rep. V. Montgomery)
St. Martin
Magee, Denise Teacher - SM Middle
(8/1/14, A-2, rep. I. Steed)
St. Martin
McCarty, Latrina Teacher - SM Middle
(8/1/14, AA-10, rep. A. Barnes)
St. Martin
McComas, Jennifer Teacher - SM High
(8/1/14, A-0, rep. rep. A. Parkman)
St. Martin
McCoy, Linda AFJROTC Instructor - SMHS
(7/8/14, pending license, A-4, rep. A. Young)
St. Martin
McKee, Keeley Teacher - VC Middle
(8/1/14, A-0, new position)
Vancleave
Miller, Christine Web Master - VC Lower
(7/15/14, $1,600.00 per yr., recommended as co-web master, K. Williams resigned as co- web master, C. Miller will receive full supplement)
Vancleave
Miller, Samantha Gifted Teacher - District
(8/1/14, AA-2, rep. D. Vernon)
District
Montiforte, Mandy Teacher - SM Middle
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/14.)
St. Martin
Myrick, Angela Chorus Teacher / Choral Director - EC Middle
(8/1/14, A-1, 1/2 time teacher and $2,000.00 supplement)
East Central
Platt, Brittany Teacher - EC Upper
(8/1/14, A-1, rep. S. Jones)
East Central
Rushing, Ashley Teacher - SM East
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/14.)
St. Martin
Sherwood, Melissa Counselor - SM High
(7/18/14, resigned teacher position at SM High, AA - 8, rep. L. Thornton)
St. Martin
Sims, Kristen Positive Behavior Specialist - District Wide
(8/1/14, AA-4, new position)
District Wide
Simmons, Iris Teacher - EC Middle
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/14.)
East Central
Strayham, Jamie Teacher - SM Middle
(8/1/14, A-0, rep. T. Edwards)
St. Martin
Stewart, Nicholas Tutorial - SM Middle
(8/1/14, A-0, new position due to enrollment)
St. Martin
Stewart, Nicholas 7th Grade Head Football Coach - SM Middle
(8/1/14, $3,000.00 for yr., vacant)
St. Martin
Turner, Lauren Teacher - SM High
(8/1/14, A-0, rep. T. Bryant)
St. Martin
Williamson, Justin Teacher - SM High
(8/1/14, A-1, rep. B. Talley)
St. Martin
Williamson, Lauren Teacher - SM North
(8/1/14, A-0, rep. D. David)
St. Martin

L. Licensed Educator Recommendations 2013 - 2014 (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy) (entered 6/20/14)

Baygents, Tina
Bradford, Jennifer
Foster, Martha
Furlan, Brittany
Remillard, Aimee
Summer School Teacher - SM Middle
(6/16/14, $125.00 per student, no cost to district)
St. Martin

M. Non-Licensed Educator Resignations 2014- 2015 (updated 7/18/14)

Alexander, Amy SPED Asst - VC High (transfer in district)
Vancleave
Donner, Bonnie Full Time Food Service Worker - SM High St. Martin
Edwards, Shannon K Teacher Asst - SM North
St. Martin
Harrell, Robert Bus Driver - EC East Central
Hawes, Alison K Teacher Asst - EC Lower (resigned position to accept teacher position at EC Middle) East Central
Jewell, Elizabeth ISD Monitor - VC Middle (resigned to accept certified position)
Vancleave
Rodgers, David Bus Driver - SM St. Martin

N. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2013 - 2014 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 6/23/14)

Barker, Jade Adult Summer Worker - SM
(6/9/14, $10.00 per hr., new position)
St. Martin
Van Winkle, Derek Adult Summer Substitute Maintenance - SM
(6/4/14, $10.00 per hr.)
St. Martin

O. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2014 - 2015 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 7/18/14)

Anderson, Ada Food Service worker - EC High
(Recommended with two years' experience. Correct to five years and adjust pay effective 8/5/14.)
East Central
Alexander, Amy Transition Specialist - VC High
(8/1/14, transfer in district, rep. E. Steelman)
Vancleave
Bradley, Dyshika Custodian - EC Middle
(8/1/14, rep. A. Dodson)
East Central
Crawford, Krystal SPED Asst - SM High
(Recommended with one year experience. Correct to two years and adjust pay accordingly effective 8/6/14.)
St. Martin
Dronet, Samantha

K Teacher Asst - VC Lower
(8/6/14, rep. J. Speight)

Vancleave
Grigoryan, Anna K Teacher Asst - SM North
(8/6/14, rep. A. Ladnier)
St. Martin
Havard, Anna K Teacher Asst - VC Lower
(8/6/14, rep. K. Smith)
Vancleave
Hayes, Jamie Teacher Asst - VC Lower
(8/6/14, rep. L. Seymour)
Vancleave
Hutchison, Hope Fast Forward - SM North
(8/6/14, rep. L. Triegle)
St. Martin
Vermillion, Angela Teacher Asst (Alternative School) - EC High
(8/6/14, rep. L. Mitchell)
East Central
Williamson, Jonathan Maintenance II - VC
(6/10/14, rep. E. Bosarge)
Vancleave

P. Substitutes 2013 - 2014 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (entered 7/16/14)

Substitutes (click to view) District

Q. Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2014 - 2015- f.y.i. (click to View) (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 7/17/14)

R. Non-Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2014 - 2015 - f.y.i. (click to View) (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 7/17/14)

S. Executive Session

Next Meeting
Regular Meeting - Monday, August 11, 2014
District Office


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