BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Jackson County School District
Vancleave, Mississippi

October 16, 2017
School Board Tour of VAC Begins at 11:00 a.m.
Regular Session Begins
District Office
5:00 p.m.

Jackson County School District
Strategic Plan Goals

1. Increased Student Achievement 2. Sound Financial Management 3. Improved Facilities and Infrastructure 4. Positive Educational Experience 5. Effective Leadership

 

1. Call to Order

2. Invocation

3. Pledge of Allegiance

4. Approve Consent Agenda Items

5. Approve Agenda

6. Approve Minutes: September 11, 2017 (entered 09/19/17, 11:37 a.m.)

7. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

A. Acknowledgements and Announcements

    • Dr. Barry Amacker, Superintendent, Jackson County School District - Attendance Awards (click to view) (entered 10/10/17, 12:42 p.m.)

    • Laura McCool , Human Resources and Risk Management Director - Accident Free Zone Awards (click to view)

    • Dr. Michael Van Winkle, Assistant Superintendent, St. Martin Schools - Student Recognitions SMHS (click to view) (entered 09/26/17, 7:32 a.m.)

B. Stuart White - Business Manager (2.0)

    1. Approve to Amend #2 FY 17 Budget to Actual - Amended Budget/Exhibit B (entered 10/12/17, 12:21 p.m.)

    2. Approve Claim Docket (entered 10/12/17, 12:21 p.m.)

    3. Approve Transfer of $4,183,180.00 to fund 3027 Construction and Improvement Fund

    4. Approve Student Activity Claim Docket (entered 10/11/17, 10:53 a.m.)

    5. Approve Paid Student Activity Accounts (entered 10/11/17, 10:53 a.m.)

    6. Approve Student Activity / Club Accounts (entered 10/11/17, 12:42 p.m.)

    7. Approve Surplus Property (entered 10/04/17, 9:20 a.m.)

    8. Approve Receipts and Disbursements (entered 10/11/17, 7:04 a.m.)

    9. f.y.i. Not in Budget Items (entered 10/11/17, 10:53 a.m.)

    10. f.y.i. Monthly Financial Report (entered 10/11/17, 7:04 a.m.)

    11. Approve Library Discards VHS (entered 09/19/17, 9:33 a.m.)

    12. Approve Library Discards ECL (entered 09/19/17, 9:33 a.m.)

    13. Approve Donation to SMAC (entered 09/19/17, 9:33 a.m.)

C. Laura McCool - Human Resources and Risk Management Director

    1. Discuss Year End Workers Comp Update - Presentation/PDF (updated 10/16/17, 11:27 a.m.)

    2. f.y.i. SI 2017 29 09 07 2017 (entered 10/10/17, 10:00 a.m.)

    3. f.y.i. SI 2017 30 09 12 2017 (entered 10/10/17, 10:00 a.m.)

    4. f.y.i. SI 2017 31 09 14 2017 (entered 10/10/17, 10:00 a.m.)

    5. f.y.i. SI 2017 32 09 13 2017 (entered 10/10/17, 10:00 a.m.)

    6. f.y.i. SI 2017 33 09 21 2017 (entered 10/10/17, 10:00 a.m.)

    7. f.y.i. SI 2017 34 09 22 2017 (entered 10/10/17, 10:00 a.m.)

    8. f.y.i. SI 2017 35 09 26 2017 (entered 10/10/17, 10:00 a.m.)

    9. f.y.i. SI 2017 36 09 26 2017 (entered 10/10/17, 10:00 a.m.)

    10. f.y.i. SI 2017 37 09 28 2017 (entered 10/10/17, 10:00 a.m.)

    11. f.y.i. SI 2017 38 09 29 2017 (entered 10/10/17, 10:00 a.m.)

    12. Approve Safe School Renewal (entered 10/10/17, 10:10 a.m.)

    13. Approve Bus Turnaround (entered 10/10/17, 10:00 a.m.)

D. David Besancon - Technology Director - None.

E. Lark Christian - Food Service Director

    1. f.y.i. Food Service Update (entered 10/04/17, 12:33 p.m.)

    2. f.y.i. Annual Health and Wellness Report (entered 10/10/17, 2:31 p.m.)

F. Stewart Hurley - Special Education Director

    1. Approve Agreement to Provide Applied Behavior Analysis Services between JCSD and MS Centers for Autism and Related Developmental Disabilities (entered 10/03/17, 2:27 p.m.)

    2. ApproveĀ 2016-2017 IDEA Part B and Preschool Budget Amendment Request No. 1 (entered 10/03/17, 2:27 p.m.)

    3. Approve IDEA Part B & Preschool 2016-2017 Expenditure Report (entered 10/04/17, 9:20 a.m.)

    4. Approve MS Dpt. of Rehab Services Office of Vocational Rehab Agreement - Transition Services (entered 10/05/17, 12:36 p.m.)

    5. Approve Request for Teacher Assistant Unit (No Cost to district/IDEA project) (entered 10/10/17, 12:42 p.m.)

G. Penny Westfaul - Curriculum Director - None.

H. Dr. J. J. Morgan - Career and Technology Director - None.

I. Kimberly Williams - Test/MSIS Coordinator/Counselor

    1. Approve District Test Security Plans (entered 10/10/17, 2:57 p.m.)

J. Dr. Susan Benson - Assistant Superintendent

    1. f.y.i. MDE Accreditation Status Update (entered 09/19/17, 9:33 a.m.)

    2. Approve Deletion of JDI Policy (De-Escalation Room Usage) (entered 10/10/17, 2:31 p.m.)

    3. Approve Policy Revision - Restraint and Seclusion (entered 10/10/17, 2:31 p.m.)

    4. Approve Revised Policy GGBC - Teacher Salary Scale (retroactive to 07/01/17) (entered 10/12/17, 12:26 p.m.)

    5. Approve Policy Revisions of Non-Certified Salary Scales - 3% Increase (updated attachment 10/16/17, 11:28 a.m.)

K. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

    1. f.y.i. Jackson County Planning Commission Agenda (entered 10/11/17, 2:57 p.m.)

    2. Present 2018 Board Calendar (entered 10/12/17, 7:00 a.m.)

    3. Approve Two Requests of VAC to Contact Board of Supervisors (entered 09/19/17, 9:33 a.m.)

    4. Approve Request of SMAC to Contact Board of Supervisors (entered 09/26/17, 11:09 a.m.)

    5. Approve Request of JCTC FabLab to Contact Board of Supervisors (entered 09/19/17, 9:33 a.m.)

    6. Approve Matching Grant Application - SMAC (entered 09/22/17, 9:56 a.m.)

    7. Approve Coke United Contract (entered 09/28/17, 12:14 p.m.)

    8. Approve Fund Raising Application - JCTC (entered 10/06/17, 12:00 p.m.)

    9. f.y.i. Change Order #1 for Technology Center Roof (entered 10/10/17, 8:14 p.m.)

    10. 16th Section Leases (click to view) (entered 10/11/17, 3:09 p.m.)

      A. Approve Request of Kerry Ray to Assign his Lease (entered 10/11/17, 3:09 p.m.)

      B. f.y.i.
      Past Due Rent - None.

L. Trips (click to view) (updated 10/11/17 7:02 a.m.)

M. Legal Student Transfers - In District/Out of District (entered 10/10/17, 2:31 p.m.)

N. Licensed Administrator Recommendations 2017 - 2018 (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy)

None    

O. Licensed Administrator Resignations 2017 - 2018 (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy)

None    

P. Licensed Educator Recommendations 2017 - 2018 (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy)

Adkison, Beverly Tutor - District - ECU
(09/18/17)
East Central
Adkison, Beverly Tutor - District - ECM
(09/20/17)
East Central
Bourgeois, Amber Teacher - SMU
(08/01/17, Rec. with 5 yrs, verified 2)
St. Martin
Broussard, Neil Teacher - SMH
(08/01/17, Rec. with 0 yrs, verified 2)
St. Martin
Chavez, Brittany Teacher - ECM
(08/01/17, Rec. with 7 yrs, verified 6)
East Central
Dearman, Tammy In-School Tutorial District- VUE
(09/12/17 , A-33, new position)
Vancleave
Doolittle, Jimmy PT. Psychometrist 99 days - District
(09/28/17, AA-12, rep. M. Milton)
District
Glover, Gregory Teacher - VHS
(08/01/17, Rec. with 4 yrs, verified 2)
Vancleave
Hodgson, Christopher Teacher - SMM
(09/11/17, A-0, rep. J. Williamson)
St. Martin
Kercher, Mary Speech/Language Pathologist - SPED
(08/01/17, Rec. with 30 yrs, verified 31)
District
Labat, Rymsky Psychometrist - SPED
(08/01/17, Rec. with 26 yrs, verified 16)
District
McClellan, Bryan Teacher - SMM
(08/16/17, A-2, rep. B. McClellan/sub)
St. Martin
Smith, Amy Teacher - SME
(08/01/17, Rec. with 14 yrs, verified 16)
St. Martin
Stewart, Susan Teacher - VHS
(08/01/17, Rec. with 16 yrs, verified 8)
Vancleave
Stewart, Susan Teacher - VUE
(09/27/17, Change in degree from A to AA)
Vancleave
Vogelsang, Sarah Teacher - ECU
(08/01/17, Rec. with 3 yrs, verified 2)
East Central
Vuyovich, Rebecca STEM Extra. Coach - VMS
(08/01/17, rep. vacancy/Robotics Team)
Vancleave
Williams, Fred Teacher - SMH
(08/01/17, Rec. with 10 yrs, verified 11)
St. Martin
St. Martin Middle After School Tutors (Click here) St. Martin
Vancleave Middle After School Tutors (Click here) Vancleave

Q. Licensed Educator Resignations 2017 - 2018 (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy)

Smith, Amy McWhorter Teacher - VLE
(10/06/17 last day employed)
Vancleave
Williamson, Justin Head Volleyball Coach - SMHS
(09/19/17 last day employed)
St. Martin

R. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2017 - 2018 (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy)

Barrere, Heather TA - SMN
(08/03/17, Rec. with 3 yrs, verified 2)
St. Martin
Bond, Linda PT Office Assistant - ECAC
(09/11/17, rep. J. Broadus)
East Central
Bond, Linda PT Office Assistant - ECAC Transportation
(09/19/17, rep. J. Broadus)
East Central
Brewer, Randa SPED Asst. - ECM
(09/18/17, new position)
East Central
Campbell, Barbara ISI Monitor - SMN
(10/14/17, new position)
St. Martin
Cannette, Jennifer Title I Tutor - SME
(09/27/17)
St. Martin
Crow, Heather Michelle Tutor District- VLE
(10/17/17)
Vancleave
Farabee, Joseph Custodian - VHS
(09/18/17, rep. M. Fletcher)
Vancleave
Ladnier, Jeremy Bus Driver - ECAC
(10/03/17, rep. L. Smith)
East Central
Lipske, Jessica TA - ECL
(08/03/17, Rec. 0 yrs, verified 2)
East Central
Murden, Kristy Alt. School Asst. - ECHS
(09/18/17, rep. D. Loris)
East Central
Noble, Angela District Bookkeeper - District
(09/27/17, rep. C. Elliott)
District
Reynolds, Jodie HS Asst. Band Director/Paraprofessional - ECH
(09/06/17, Vacancy per supplement schedule)
East Central
Saucier, Shirley FT Food Service Worker - SME
(09/07/17, rep. R. Sadler)
St. Martin
Smith, Jeremiah Bus Driver - ECAC
(08/03/17, Rec. with 3 yrs, verified 0)
East Central
Tanner, Mary Darlene SPED Asst. - ECL
(10/02/17, rep. D. Collins)
East Central
Tillman, Leslie Bookkeeper/Secretary - SPED
(10/03/17, rep. A. Noble)
District
Voyles, Kimberlee Brooke Bookkeeper - VMS
(10/03/17, rep. L. Tillman)
Vancleave
S. Non-Licensed Educator Resignations2017 - 2018 (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy)
Buckley, Tabitha Custodian - ECU
(10/11/17 last day employed)
East Central
Burlison, Christin Asst. Cheer Coach - VHS
(09/26/17 last day employed)
Vancleave
Campbell, Barbara Title I Tutor - SMN
(10/13/17 last day employed)
St. Martin
Carroll, Richard Maintenance II - SMAC
(10/13/17 last day employed)
St. Martin
Green, Erica FT Food Service - ECM
(10/03/17 last day employed)
East Central
Holder, Lisa ISI Monitor - SME
(09/13/17 last day employed)
St. Martin
Hughes, Charles Bus Driver - SMAC
(09/11/17 last day employed)
St. Martin
Moffitt, Lynn FT Bus Driver - VAC
(10/31/17 last day employed)
Vancleave
Noble, Angela Bookkeeper - SPED District office
(09/26/17 last day employed in this position)
District
Rice, Christina Head Softball Coach - VMS
(05/24/17 last day employed)
Vancleave
Tillman, Leslie Bookkeeper - VMS
(10/02/17 last day employed in this position)
Vancleave
Voyles, Kimberlee Brooke TA Life Skills - VMS
(10/02/17 last day employed)
Vancleave

T. Substitutes (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy)

Substitutes District

U. Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2017 - 2018 f.y.i. (Salary in accordance with JCSD policy)

Hudson, Bridgette From: Inclusion - SPED SMM
To: Learning Strategies - SMM
St. Martin
Priddy, Virginia From: Teacher - SMH
To: Teacher - SME
St. Martin
Reid, Amanda From: Learning Strategies - SMM
To: Sped Inclusion
St. Martin

V. Non-Licensed Educator Transfers in District 2017 - 2018 - f.y.i. (Pay in accordance with JCSD policy)

Holliman, Jessica

From: SPED TA - VMS
To: Life Skills TA - VMS

Vancleave

W. Executive Session

Next Meeting
Regular Meeting - 5:00 p.m.
Monday, November 6, 2017
St. Martin Attendance Center Board Tour Prior to Meeting


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