BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Jackson County School District
Vancleave, Mississippi

September 15, 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. August 11, 2014 (entered 9/11/14)

7. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

A. Acknowledgments and Celebrations

Dr. Barry Amacker, Superintendent

B. Stuart White - Business Manager

    1. Approve to Award Bids for Depositories (Merchants and Marine Bank for St. Martin Attendance Center and East Central Attendance Center, Hancock Bank for Jackson County School District Office, Jackson County Technology Center and Vancleave Attendance Center) (entered 8/14/14)

    2. Approve to Award Bids for Garbage Collection and Disposal (Delta Sanitation) (entered 8/14/14)

    3. Approve Claim Docket (entered 9/10/14)

    4. Approve Addendum Emergency Purchase for St. Martin High School (entered 8/25/14)

    5. Approve Student Activity / Club Claim Docket (entered 9/10/14)

    6. Approve Paid Student Activity / Club Accounts (entered 9/10/14)

    7. Approve Student Activity / Club Accounts (entered 9/9/14)

    8. Approve Surplus Property (updated 9/9/14)

    9. Approve Receipts and Disbursements

    10. f.y.i. Not in Budget Items (entered 9/12/14)

    11. Approve One Source Items (updated 9/4/14)

    12. f.y.i. Cash Flow Report (entered 9/9/14)

    13. f.y.i. 2014 - 2015 Ad Valorem Report (entered 9/9/14)

C. Penny Westfaul - Curriculum Director

    1. f.y.i. 2014 Accountability and Test Data (updated 9/11/14)

D. Laura McCool - Human Resources and Risk Management Director

    1. f.y.i. SI 2014 42 08 05 2014 (entered 9/4/14)

    2. f.y.i. SI 2014 43 08 05 2014 (entered 9/4/14)

    3. f.y.i. SI 2014 44 08 05 2014 (entered 9/4/14)

    4. f.y.i. SI 2014 45 08 05 2014 (entered 9/4/14)

    5. f.y.i. SI 2014 46 08 05 2014 (entered 9/4/14)

    6. f.y.i. SI 2014 47 08 05 2014 (entered 9/4/14)

    7. f.y.i. SI 2014 48 08 05 2014 (entered 9/4/14)

    8. f.y.i. SI 2014 49 08 05 2014 (entered 9/4/14)

    9. f.y.i. Workers Comp Update (entered 9/4/14)

    10. Approve Bus Turn Arounds (entered 9/5/14)

    11. Approve Recommendation for General Liability, Automobile, Crime, and Educator's Legal Liability Insurance Renewal (entered 9/4/14)

    12. Approve Recommendation for Workers Compensation Insurance Renewal (entered 9/4/14)

E. Lark Christian - Food Service Director

    1. f.y.i. Jackson County School District School Lunch Program (entered 8/26/14)

F. Patricia Keaney- SPED Director

    1. Approve LSC Supplement Schedule (entered 8/13/14)

    2. Approve Agreement with The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (entered 9/5/14)

    3. f.y.i. FY15 Project Application (entered 9/11/14)

G. Dr. Susan Benson - Assistant Superintendent

    1. Approve Addendum to National Board Recommendations for 2014 - 2015 (entered 8/25/14)

    2. Approve InfoSnap Renewal Agreement (entered 9/10/14)

    3. Approve Revised Policy CEI - Evaluation of the Superintendent (entered 9/10/14)

    4. Approved Revised Policy IHF - Requirements for Graduation (entered 9/10/14)

H. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

    1. f.y.i. Charles Browning, Jackson County Wide Roads Manager - Update on West Jackson County Recreational Facility / Proposed Sewer Improvements (entered 9/15/14)

    2. Pryor & Morrow

      A. f.y.i. Vancleave Upper Elementary Admin Building Field Report # 17 (entered 8/13/14)

      B. f.y.i. Vancleave Upper Elementary Admin Building Field Report # 18 (entered 9/2/14)

      C. f.y.i. Update Vancleave Upper Elementary Parking Lot (entered 9/10/14)

      D. Approve Vancleave Upper Elementary Admin Building Change Order # 4 (entered 9/12/14)

      E. Approve Vancleave Upper Elementary Admin Building Change Order # 5 (entered 9/12/14)

    3. Machado Patano

      A. f.y.i. Update East Central Middle School Ditch (entered 9/10/14)

      B. f.y.i. Update East Central Middle School Demolition Project (entered 9/10/14)

      C. f.y.i. Update Vancleave Lagoon Closure (entered 9/10/14)

    4. Approve East Central Lower Elementary School Fund Raiser (entered 8/19/14)

    5. Approve East Central Lower Elementary School Fund Raiser (entered 8/19/14)

    6. Approve East Central Lower Elementary School Fund Raiser (entered 8/19/14)

    7. Approve East Central Lower Elementary School Fund Raiser (entered 8/19/14)

    8. Approve East Central Upper Elementary School Fund Raiser (entered 8/13/14)

    9. Approve East Central Upper Elementary School Fund Raiser (entered 8/22/14)

    10. Approve East Central Upper Elementary School Fund Raiser (entered 9/2/14)

    11. Approve East Central Middle School Fund Raiser (entered 8/29/14)

    12. f.y.i. East Central High School Fund Raiser (entered 9/2/14)

    13. Approve East Central High School Fund Raiser (entered 8/22/14)

    14. f.y.i. St. Martin North Elementary School Fund Raiser (entered 9/4/14)

    15. Approve Request from St. Martin High School for Make Up Day (entered 9/12/14)

    16. Approve Vancleave Upper Elementary School Fund Raiser (entered 8/21/14)

    17. 16th Section Leases (click to view) (entered 9/11/14)

      1. Amend Lease
        1. Cole
        2. Fletcher / Smith
        3. Lee
        4. King
        5. Tait

      2. Lease Application - Ferguson

      3. Lease Application - Jackson County Utility Authority

      4. Past Due Rent
I. Trips (click to view) (updated 9/15/14)

J. Legal Student Transfers (click to view) (updated 9/12/14)

K. Licensed Administrator Recommendations 2014 - 2015 (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy) (entered 9/4/14)

Earley, Ryan Asst Business Manager - District
(9/8/14, A H-3, rep. W. Rushing)
District
Parker, Kellie Asst Principal - SM Middle
(8/26/14, AAA-11, E-23, resigned Tutorial postion to accept Asst Principal position, new position due to enrollment)
St. Martin

L. Licensed Educator Resignations 2015- 2016 (entered 9/9/14)

Wells, Henrietta Computer Keyboarding - SM High
(Retirement)
St. Martin

M. Licensed Educator Resignations 2014- 2015 (updated 9/12/14)

Chatham, Haley LSC - SM Upper
(supplement only)
St. Martin
Duncan, Beverly Teacher - SM North St. Martin
Hall, Heather Yearbook Sponsor - EC Middle East Central
Hay, Thomas Teacher - SM High St. Martin
Parker, Kellie Tutorial - SM Middle
(resigning to accept Asst Principal position)
St. Martin
Russell, Lauren Cheerleader Sponsor - EC Middle East Central
Scott, Erica Distance Learning - Spanish - SM High St. Martin
Tyndall, Rebecca Speech / Debate Coach - SM High St. Martin
Williamson, Lauren Teacher - SM North St. Martin

N. Licensed Educator Recommendations 2014 - 2015 (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 9/10/14)

Allums, Amanda Positive Behavior Specialist - SPED - EC
(Recommended with three years experience. Two years have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/4/14.)
SPED - EC
Anderson, Shelley Cheerleader Sponsor - EC Middle
(8/25/14, $1,500.00 per yr., rep. L. Russell)
East Central
Blackmon, Courtney Teacher - EC Lower
(8/28/14, A-2, new unit, transfer of in budget from SM North)
East Central
Breeland, Christin Teacher - VC High
(Recommended with -0- years experience. Two years have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/14.)
Vancleave
Bridges, Larry Teacher - SM Middle
(Recommended with -0- years experience. One year has been verified. Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/14.)
St. Martin
Carraway, Sharon Title 1 In School Tutor - SM Upper
(9/5/14, $22.00 per hr., 15 hrs. per wk.)
St. Martin
Ciddle, Renee Teacher - EC Lower
(8/29/14, AAAA-23, new unit, transfer of in budget from SM North)
East Central
Easton, Brent Teacher - EC High
(Recommended with thirteen years experience. Fourteen years have been verified. Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/14.)
East Central
Fore, Brenda Counselor / Test Coordinator - District
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 7/1/14.)
District
Gibson, Kelly Teacher - SM High
(Received update in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 7/28/14.)
St. Martin
Goodnight, Lori Nurse - EC
(Recommended with twelve years experience. Eleven years have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/4/14.)
East Central
Gregory, David Asst Baseball Coach - VC Middle
(8/27/14, $2,000.00 per yr., vacant position)
Vancleave
Hawes, Alison Yearbook Sponsor - EC Middle
(8/1/14, $1,000.00 per yr., rep. H. Hall)
East Central
Humphreys, Richard Engineering / Robotics Teacher - SM High
(7/28/14, recommended for 187 days. Correct to 195 days.)
St. Martin
McKee, Keeley Asst Softball Coach - VC Middle
(8/27/14, $2,000.00 per yr., vacant position)
Vancleave
Murray, Courtney Teacher - EC Middle
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/14.)
East Central
Myrick, Angela Teacher - EC Middle
(Recommended with one year experience. Three years have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/14.)
East Central
Nettles, Keri Teacher - SM Middle
(Recommended with ten years experience. Five years have been verified. Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/1/14.)
St. Martin
Ryan, Lorrie SPED Inclusion Teacher - SM Upper
(8/1/14, AA-11, rep. T. Williams)
St. Martin
Ryan, Lorrie SPED LSC - SM Upper
(8/1/14, $1,000.00 per yr., rep. S. Payton)
St. Martin
Savage, Jessica Long Term Sub - EC High
(9/21/14, $100.00 per day, rep. L. Jones)
East Central
Smith, Alice Long Term Sub - VC Upper
(8/6/14, $100.00 per day, rep. P. McQueen)
Vancleave
Smith, Alice Long Term Sub - VC Upper
(9/9/14, $100.00 per day, rep. A. Threadgill)
Vancleave
Smith, Kristen Teacher - VC High
(8/29/14, A-0, rep. L. Salter)
Vancleave
Stalnaker, Tiffany MCT2 Tutor - VC Middle
(8/25/14, $22.00 per hr., not to exceed 4 hrs. per wk.)
Vancleave
Suarez, Kristen After School Tutor - SM High
(8/21/14, $22.00 per hr., up to 2 hrs. per day)
St. Martin
Weaver, Kirby Teacher - SM High
(8/12/14, AAA-26, rep. T. Hay)
St. Martin
Wiggins, Debbie Tutorial - SM Middle
(8/1/14, A-14)
St. Martin
Danis, Dana
Dearman, Penny
Holland, Tina
May, Jonathan
McCloud, Donna
Sutherland, Kim
Wells, Cheryl
After School Tutors - EC Middle
(9/3/14, $22.00 per hr., 1 hr. per day, 2 days per wk.)
East Central
SATP Tutors SATP Tutors - EC High
(click to view, 8/6/14, $22.00 per hr.)
East Central
After School Tutors After School Tutors - SM Upper
(click to view, 8/26/14, $22.00 per hr., 5 - 10 hrs. per wk., Title 1 and District)
St. Martin
After School Tutors After School Tutors - SM High
(click to view, 8/21/14, $22.00 per hr., up to 2 hrs. per day)
St. Martin
Bertagnolli, Lisa
Browning, Julia
Cates, Lisa
Hodges, Stephanie
McKee, Keeley
MCT2 Tutor - VC Middle
(8/18/14, $22.00 per hr., not to exceed 4 hrs. per wk.)
Vancleave
Carter, Jennifer
Kortman, Ann
Rodgers, Lauren
SATP Tutors (English) - VC High
(8/22/14, 1 - 2 hrs., $22.00 per hr.)
Vancleave
Brown, Debra
Holmes, Roman
Slade, Tom
SATP Tutors (History) - VC High
(8/22/14, 1 - 2 hrs., $22.00 per hr.)
Vancleave
Catchot, Debbie
Dycus, Melissa
Guy, Shirley
Loewen, Jeanette
Tanner, Julie
Tootle, Karen
SATP Tutors (Math) - VC High
(8/22/14, 1 - 2 hrs., $22.00 per hr.)
Vancleave
Brown, Jessica
Magee, Lesley
Musgrove, Sherry
Smith, Kristen
SATP Tutors (Science) - VC High
(8/22/14, 1 - 2 hrs., $22.00 per hr.)
Vancleave
Garrison, Amy
Hamburg, Catherine
Shemwell, Gail
SATP Tutors (SPED) - VC High
(8/22/14, 1 - 2 hrs., $22.00 per hr.)
Vancleave

O. Non-Licensed Educator Resignations 2014- 2015 (updated 9/10/14)

Banks, Amber Part Time Food Service Worker - EC Lower East Central
Bradley, Dushika Custodian - EC Middle East Central
Elmore, Christine Custodian - EC Upper East Central
Harris, Cynthia SPED Teacher Asst - VC Lower Vancleave
Hill, Mary Bus Driver - VC Vancleave
Hise, Charlotte SPED Teacher Asst - SM North St. Martin
Miller, Robin Full Time Food Service Worker - SM North St. Martin
Nevins, Lisa Full Time Food Service Worker - SM High St. Martin
Ross, Sandra SPED Asst - SM North
(Retirement)
St. Martin
Rushing, Debra SPED Asst - EC High
(Retirement)
East Central
Saucier, Hilda Custodian - EC Upper East Central
Torries, Jennifer Bus Driver - SM St. Martin
Whitney, Mary Office Asst - VC Vancleave

P. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2014 - 2015 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 9/9/14)

Cooper, Joshua Bus Driver - EC
(8/29/14, vacant position)
East Central
Crow, Heather Tutor - VC Lower
(9/16/14, 6.5 hrs. per day, $10.00 per hr.)
Vancleave
Davis, Melba Custodian - VC High
(8/27/14, rep. L. White)
Vancleave
Endt, Robert SPED Asst - VC Middle
(Recommended with six years experience. Twelve years have been verified. Adjust pay accordingly effective 8/6/14.)
Vancleave
Hart, Ashley Teacher Asst - EC Lower
(8/29/14, rep. E. Bryan)
East Central
Henry, Rachel Bus Driver - SM
(8/27/14, rep M. Seymour)
St. Martin
Holland, Yvonne Office Asst - SM
(8/27/14, rep. M. Hughes)
St. Martin
Hopper, Michele Full Time Food Service Worker - SM High
(8/27/14, rep. L. Nevins)
St. Martin
Jones, Sylvia Title Asst - EC Upper
(9/8/14, increase in hrs.)
East Central
Keen, Michael Bus Driver - VC
(8/25/14, rep. L. Rogers)
Vancleave
Kilpatrick, Josephine Part Time Food Service Worker - SM North
(8/27/14, rep. C. Collier)
St. Martin
Perry, Gerald Bus Driver - SM
(8/6/14, rep. D. Hughes)
St. Martin
Phillips, Sheryl Custodian - EC Middle
(9/2/14, rep. D. Bradley)
East Central
Rosas, Laurie Transportation Clerk - VC
(8/25/14, increase in hrs.)
Vancleave
Smith, Virginia Title Asst - EC Upper
(9/8/14, increase in hrs.)
East Central
Sonnier, Melanie Receptionist - SM Middle
(8/18/14. rep. K. Bosarge)
St. Martin
Spencer, Elizabeth Teacher Asst - EC Lower
(8/29/14, new unit due to enrollment)
East Central
Summerlin, Dorothy Custodian - VC Middle
(8/12/14, rep. C. Rice)
Vancleave
Warren, Tracey Title Asst - EC Upper
(9/8/14, increase in hrs.)
East Central

Q. Substitutes 2014 - 2015 (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (entered 9/4/14)

Substitutes (click to view) District

R. Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2014 - 2015- f.y.i. (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 9/4/14)

Houseman, Patricia To: SPED Inclusion - SM Middle
From: Tutorial - SM Middle
St. Martin
Lomax, Clarence To: Drug Ed, ACT Prep, Learning Strategies - VC High
From: Technology Foundations - VC High
Vancleave
Marshall, Stephanie To: 2nd Grade Teacher - SM North
From: K Teacher - SM North
St. Martin
McClendon, Melissa To: 2nd Grade Teacher - SM North
From: K Teacher - SM North
St. Martin
Nitcavic, Francesca To: 3rd Grade Teacher - SM East
From: 2nd Grade Teacher - SM East
St. Martin
Reid, Megan To: K Teacher - SM East
From: 1st Grade Teacher - SM East
St. Martin
Romine, Leslie To: 1st Grade Teacher - SM East
From: K Teacher - SM East
St. Martin
Serpas, Christy To: 1st Grade Teacher - SM East
From: K Teacher - SM East
St. Martin
Strunk, Susan To: 2nd Grade Teacher - SM East
From: 3rd Grade Teacher - SM East
St. Martin
Windham, Jeffery To: 3rd Grade Teacher - SM East
From: 1st Grade Teacher - SM East
St. Martin

S. Non-Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2014 - 2015 - f.y.i. (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy) (updated 9/4/14)

Barker, Jade To: 3rd Grade Title 1 Teacher Asst - SM North
From: K Teacher Asst - SM North
St. Martin
Bryan, Elizabeth To: K Asst - EC Lower
From: Teacher Asst - EC Lower
East Central
Hall, Bryana To: Fast Forword Lab - SM North
From: K. Asst - SM North
St. Martin
Harris, Cynthia To: SPED Asst Teacher - VC Lower
From: SPED Asst Teacher - VC High
Vancleave
Heinrich, Pam To: 2nd Grade Teacher Asst - SM East
From: 1st Grade Teacher Asst - SM East
St. Martin
Hutchinson, Hope To: Life Skills Teacher Asst - SM North
From: Fast Forword Lab - SM North
St. Martin
Lucky, Wendy To: K Teacher Asst - SM East
From: 1st Grade Teacher Asst - SM East
St. Martin
Lumpkin, Teresa To: 1st Grade Teacher Asst - SM East
From: K Grade Teacher Asst - SM East
St. Martin
Rogers, Kathleen To: K Teacher Asst - SM East
From: 1st Grade Teacher Asst - SM East
St. Martin
Verrett, Kathryne To: SPED Asst - EC High
From: Title 1 Asst - EC Upper
East Central

T. Executive Session



Next Meeting
Regular Meeting - Monday, October 20, 2014
St. Martin Upper Elementary Cafeteria


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