BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Jackson County School District
Vancleave, Mississippi

February 9, 2009
Regular Session - 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 - January 12, 2009

7. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

A. Acknowledgments and Celebration

    1. Dr. Barry Amacker, Superintendent
    2. School Board Member Recognition Week - February 15 - 21 (click to view)
    3. School Board Recognition by Attendance Centers
    4. Superintendent's Attendance Award (click to view)
    5. Hal Holmes, Assistant Superintendent - Vancleave Attendance Center
      • Student Recognition
    6. Dino Vecchio, Assistant Superintendent - East Central Attendance Center
      • Student Recognition
    7. Assistant Superintendent Margaret Bush - Mississippi State Leadership Award from NAFEPA

B. Harold Rushing - Business Manager

    1. Approve Claim Docket
    2. Approve Student Activity / Club Claim Dockets
    3. Approve Student Activity / Club Accounts - December 2008
    4. Present Student Activity / Club Accounts
    5. Approve Surplus Property
    6. Approve Mileage Rate Change
    7. Not In Budget Items
    8. Construction In Progress
    9. Katrina Income
    10. Receipts and Disbursements for December 2008
    11. Receipts and Disbursements for January 2009

C. Laura McCool - Human Resources and Risk Management Director

    1. Approve Bus Turnaround - Prerito
    2. Approve Purchase of a 2008 Van for St. Martin Attendance Center Technology Department
    3. Approve School Safety Enhancement Grant
    4. SI 2009 15 SC 1 8 2009
    5. SI 2009 16 VW 01 16 2009
    6. SI 2009-17 MW 01 30 2009
    7. Workers Comp Update for February
    8. f.y.i. Safety Observations from MS School Boards Association WC Trust
    9. Present Occupational / Physical Therapist Salary Scale
    10. Present Nurse Salary Scale

D. Tonya Green - Special Education Director

E. Lark Christian - Food Service Director

F. Dr. Lisa McCartney - Curriculum Director

G. Carol Rudolph - Technology Director

    1. Approve E-rate Filing for 2009 - 2010

H. Margaret Bush - Assistant Superintendent

    1. Approve District Test Security Plan
    2. Approve Policy Revision - BBFA - Title I Parental Involvement
    3. Approve Policy Revision - JBCB - Education of the Homeless Children
    4. Present Policy - JGF - Unsafe School Choice Option

I. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

    1. Guild Hardy Architects / David Hardy / Quint Moran
    2. f.y.i. 2007 - 2008 Expenditure per Pupil
    3. f.y.i Mississippi Forestry Commission
    4. Approve Library Book Fair - St. Martin East
    5. Approve 2009 Scholastic Book Fair - East Central Upper
    6. Approve Relay for Life Fund Raiser - East Central High School
    7. Approve Relay for Life Fund Raiser - East Central Middle School
    8. Approve School Mall Fund Raiser - Vancleave Lower
    9. Approve Permission for Placement of Sign
    10. Approve to Award RFP for Time Management System to Qquest
    11. Approve Resolution Opposing S.B. 2797
    12. 16th Section (click to view)
      • Approve Commercial Reappraisal - Ivan Ellis
      • Approve Commercial Reappraisal - Alexie Rogers
      • Approve Commercial Reappraisal - Jackson County Horseman's Association
      • Approve Commercial Reappraisal - Jackson County Board of Supervisors - Sanitary Landfill
      • Approve Commercial Reappraisal - Jackson County Board of Supervisors - Vancleave Fire Station
      • Approve Recreational Reappraisal - Jackson County Board of Supervisors -
        Golf Course Addition
      • Approve Reappraisal - MS Department of Public Safety
      • Rescind Motion Approval - Vancleave Cemetery
      • Approve Application to Lease - Elvis and Sybil Havard
      • Approve Rent Adjustment - Ivan and Linda Ellis
      • Timber Management Agreement (click to view)
      • Non Payment of Rent as of January 2009 (click to view)

J. Trips (click to view list)

K. Legal Student Transfers (click to view list)

L. Licensed Educator Resignations 2008-2009

Murphy, Sarah Librarian - SM High St. Martin

M. Licensed Educator Resignations 2009-2010

Baldwin, Deadra 1st Grade Teacher - VC Lower Vancleave
Borries, Donna Teacher - VC Middle (Retirement) Vancleave
York, Kacey 1st Grade Teacher - SM East St. Martin

N. Non-Licensed Educator Resignations 2008-2009

Charles, Kelly Full-time Food Service - VC Middle Vancleave
Fairley, Dorothy Full-time Food Service - VC Upper Vancleave

O. Non-Licensed Educator Resignations 2009-2010

Adams, Alexandra 2nd Grade Teacher Assist - VC Lower Vancleave

P. Licensed Educator Recommendations 2008-2009

Bawcum, Robert SATP Tutoring - After School - VC High
(1/6/09, $22.00 per hr)
Vancleave
Hall, Cecelia 6th Grade History - SM Middle
(1/25/09, A-0, rep .R. Rushing)
St. Martin
Hall, Cecelia After School Tutor - SM Middle
(1/27/09, $22.00 per hr)
St. Martin
Havard, Barbara Title I Extended Day Tutor - SM East
(1/15/09 new position, $22.00 per hr)
St. Martin
Hayes, Nikki Positive Behavior Specialist - EC
(2/2/09, A-3, rep. M. Jones)
East Central
Lenczuk, Steve ROTC Instructor - SM High
Special agreement based on Military Budget, Effective 2008-2009
(adjust salary to the minimum - $41,600.00 effective 7/1/08)
St. Martin
Thompson, John ROTC Instructor - SM High
Special agreement based on Military Budget, Effective 2008-2009
(adjust salary to the minimum - $75,500.00 effective 7/1/08)
St. Martin
Ulrich, Caryl Distance Learning Facilitator - EC High
(1/5/09, supplement -$1,000.00)
East Central
Wilson, Shannon Part-time Gifted Teacher - SM North
Recommended for 2008-2009 year w/2 yrs experience, 0 have been verified.
(adjust salary accordingly, effective 10/27/08)
St. Martin
Q. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2008-2009
Crigler, Blair Educational Interpreter - SM North
(2/3/09, rep. H. Stover)
St. Martin
Hise, Charlotte Teacher Assist - SM Upper
Recommended w/2 yrs experience, 2 yrs out of district have been verified for total of 4 yrs
(adjust salary accordingly effective 8/6/09)
St. Martin
Sumrall, Melissa Custodian - Vancleave Upper
(2/10/09, rep. S. Balius)
Vancleave
Winans, Nicole Title I 3rd Grade Assist - SM North
(1/12/09, rep. J. McCoy)
St. Martin

R. Licensed Transfers within District 2008-2009

Dale, Tammy To: PE 6/7 - SM Middle (rep. T. Carroll)
From: 6th Grade Math - SM Middle
St. Martin

S. Non-Licensed Transfers within District 2008-2009

none    

T. Executive Session (click to view list)

  1. Student Cases
      • 016:08-09 - St. Martin High School - Expulsion
      • 023:08-09 - Alternative School - Expulsion
      • 050:08-09 - Alternative School - Expulsion
      • 070:08-09 - St. Martin High School - Direct Placement
      • 071:08-09 - St. Martin High School - Direct Placement
      • 072:08-09 - East Central High School - Direct Placement
      • 073:08-09 - Vancleave High School - Direct Placement
      • 074:08-09 - East Central Middle School - Direct Placement
      • 075:08-09 - St. Martin High School - Direct Placement
      • 076:08-09 - East Central High School - Expulsion
      • 077:08-09 - East Central High School - Direct Placement
      • 078:08-09 - Vancleave High School - Direct Placement
      • 079:08-09 - St. Martin High School - Direct Placement
  2. Donated Days (click to view)
  3. Legal and Personnel Matters

Next Meeting - Monday, March 16, 2009
Jackson County District Office


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