BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Jackson County School District
Vancleave, Mississippi

July 27, 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

7. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

A. Acknowledgments and Celebrations (click to view)

Dr. Barry Amacker, Superintendent

B. Harold Rushing - Business Manager
    1. Approve Claim Dockets
      a. FY 09 Claims Docket
      b. FY 09 Claim 95927
      c. FY 10 Claims Docket
    2. Approve Student Activity / Claim Docket
    3. Approve Student Activity / Club Accounts
    4. Present Student Activity / Club Accounts - June 2009
    5. Approve Surplus Property
    6. Approve Not in Budget Items
    7. Approve Construction in Progress
    8. Approve Receipts and Disbursements
    9. Approve One Source Items
    10. Approve Bank Depositories Bid
    11. Approve Donated Items
    12. Approve 3 SPED Buses - ARRA Part B Fund
    13. Approve 6 Buses - District Maintenance Fund
    14. Approve $12,500.00 for Dribben & Associates, Ltd. FY 09 Audit
    15. Budget Hearing - FY 2010

C. Dr. Lisa McCartney, Curriculum Director

D. Lark Christian - Food Service Director

E. Tonya Green - Special Education Director

    1. Approve Private Contract with Goff
    2. Approve Private Contract with Hall
    3. Approve MEET Team Recommendations
    4. Approve LSC Recommendations
    5. Approve FY 2010 IDEA Application

F. Laura McCool - Human Resources and Risk Management Director

    1. Workers Comp Update (click to view)

G. Carol Rudolph - Technology Director

    1. Approve Network Maintenance Support Services Contract
    2. Approve 2009 - 2010 District Technology Budget
    3. Approve 2009 - 2010 New Construction Budget

H. Margaret Bush - Assistant Superintendent

    1. Approve Licensure Application for Dennis Denmark
    2. Approve Licensure Application for Deborah Fortenberry
    3. Approve Licensure Application for Cheryl Friday
    4. Approve Licensure Application for Beth Grierson
    5. Approve Licensure Application for Amy Guy
    6. Approve Licensure Application for Anita Harris
    7. Approve Licensure Application for Holly Hill
    8. Approve Licensure Application for Carolyn Layton
    9. Approve Licensure Application for Christopher Patton
    10. Approve Limited English Proficient Students Application
    11. Approve FY 2010 ARRA Homeless Budget
    12. Approve FY 2010 ARRA Homeless Application
    13. Approve Revised Policy GDRHG - Non-Certified Substitute Pay
    14. Approve Salary Adjustment to Include 28th Year Experience:Policy GGBM, GGBD, GGBE, GGBF, GGBGO, GGBJ, GGBL, GGBN, GGBO, GGBG, GGBGA, GGBH, GGBI, GGBK, GGBAA, GGB
    15. Approve Revised Policy GFABH - SPED Teachers Aide
    16. Present New Policy - SPED Non - Certified Incentives

I. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

    1. Eley Guild Hardy Architects
    2. f.y.i. August 10, 2009 Board Meeting
    3. f.y.i. Jackson County Board of Supervisors Response to St. Martin Attendance Center
    4. Approve Athletic / Activity Report Form
    5. f.y.i. Attendance Area Athletic Performance Report (East Central) (St. Martin) (Vancleave)
    6. Approve Superintendents District Athletic / Activities Award - Enhancement Grant
    7. Approve Site for St. Martin Batting Facility
    8. Approve Matching Grants for Athletic Facilities
    9. Approve St. Martin Request to Contact Jackson County Board of Supervisors for Backstop and Dug Outs
    10. Approve St. Martin High School Request to Contact Jackson County Board of Supervisors for Drainage in Parking Lot
    11. Approve Resolution for Vancleave Water Tower
    12. Approve St. Martin Request for Janitorial Services 2009 - 2010
    13. Approve Contract with Encore Rehabilitation for East Central, St. Martin and Vancleave Attendance Centers
    14. Approve Mississippi Forestry Commission Authorization for Services
    15. Approve Mississippi Forestry Commission Cost Share Agreement
    16. Approve FEMA Extension Request for Use of Portables
    17. Approve 16th Section Leases (click to view)
    18. Approve 16th Section Refund - Ellis
    19. Approve 16th Section Refund - Tootle
    20. f.y.i. Non Payment of 16th Section Rent (click to view)
    21. f.y.i. Donation of Blossman Building

J. Trips (click to view list)

K. Legal Student Transfers (click to view list)

L. Licensed Educator Resignations 2009-2010

Clark, Joseph 5th Grade Teacher - SM Upper St. Martin
Danis, Dana English Teacher - EC High
East Central
Erwin, Justin Girls Soccer Coach - SM St. Martin
Denmark, Dennis MS Girls Track Coach- EC
HS Girls Track Coach - EC
East Central
Griffin, Robert 7th Grade Boys Basketball Coach - SM St. Martin
Griffin, Robert 8th Grade Boys Basketball Coach - SM High St. Martin
Glass, Brannan Community Based Classroom Teacher - SPED MGCCC District Wide
Harris, Janell Yearbook Sponsor - SM Upper St. Martin
Hayes, Nikki Positive Behavior Support - EC High (transfer in district) East Central
Henson, Josh 9th Grade Boys Basketball Coach - SM St. Martin
Holland, Dina Varsity Cheerleader Coach - SM St. Martin
Jones, Melanie SPED Teacher - VC Middle Vancleave
Kuehn, Kathryn 8th / 9th Yearbook Sponsor - SM High St. Martin
Kuhn, Shannon 2nd Grade Teacher - SM North St. Martin
Lepoma, Dean 7th Grade Head Football Coach - SM St. Martin
Moran, John Middle School Boys & Girls Track Coach - SM St. Martin
Neel Richard MS PE Teacher / HS Defensive Football Coach / HS Fast Pitch Head Coach / Adult Summer Worker - EC
(pending letter of resignation)
East Central
Rankin, Josef Asst Fast Pitch coach - SM St. Martin
Summer, Linda English Teacher - VC High Vancleave
Thornton, Kimberly Middle School & High School Choral Director - St. Martin St. Martin
Waltman, Victoria 7th & 8th Grade Cheerleader Coach - SM St. Martin
Windham, Timothy P.E. Teacher - SM East St. Martin

M. Licensed Educator Recommendations 2009-2010

Bailus, Donna After School Care Director - SM Upper
(8/5/09, $17.00 per hr)
St. Martin
Baygents, Tina After School Care Worker - SM Upper
(8/5/09, $14.00 per hr)
St. Martin
Bradford, Jennifer 8th Grade English Teacher - SM Middle
(8/3/09, A-12, rep. I. Philipoff)
St. Martin
Bryant, Trent IST - SM Middle
(8/3/09, A-0, new position)
St. Martin
Brill, Dana Teacher - EC Middle
(8/3/09, A-2, rep. B. Loftin)
East Central
Bruhl, Amanda 8th Grade Math Teach - SM Middle
(8/3/09, A-0, rep. M. Mucha)
St. Martin
Busby, Phillip Upgrade in License - EC High
(AA-7, effective 8/3/09, adjust salary accordingly)
East Central
Chaltry, Stephanie Kindergarten Teacher - SM North
(8/3/09, AA-4, rep. D. Wiggins)
St. Martin
Clark, Joseph P.E. Teacher - SM East
(8/3/09, rep. T. Windham)
St. Martin
Collier, Ginger Upgrade in License - EC
(AA-2, effective 8/3/09, adjust salary accordingly)
East Central
Cook, Shannon 5th Grade Teacher - SM Upper
(8/3/09, A-3, rep. J. Clark)
St. Martin
Crabtree, Donna 1st Grade Teacher - VC Lower
(8/3/09, AA-5, rep. D. Parker)
Vancleave
Duran, Susan Gifted Teacher - SM Upper
(8/3/09, AA-14, new position)
St. Martin
Farnham, Jamie Community Based Classroom Teacher - MGCCC
(8/3/09, A-1, rep. B. Glass)
District Wide
Foster, Martha 8th Grade Math Teacher - SM Middle
(8/3/09, A-1, rep. J. Crawford)
St. Martin
Geraghty, Diana Math Teacher - EC High
(8/3/09, A-1, rep. F. Puhr)
East Central
Harris, Anita ROTC Instructor - SM High
(7/6/09, A-0, rep. S. Lenczuk)
St. Martin
Hayes, Nikki Positive behavior Specialist - SM Upper
(8/3/09, rep. K. McKee)
St. Martin
Helmuth, Rebekah Positive Behavior Support (County Wide)
(8/3/09, A-2, new position)
District Wide
Henson, Josh 8th Grade Boys Basketball Coach - SM
(8/1/09, rep. R. Griffin, $2000.00 per yr)
St. Martin
Holman, Sindi After School Care Worker - SM Upper
(8/5/09, $14.00 per hr)
St. Martin
Jarvis, Katherine Spanish Teacher - EC High
(8/3/09, A-1, rep. B. Davis)
East Central
Kirkpatrick, Vannessa Life Skills Teacher - SM North
(8/3/09, A-29, rep. G. Colegrove)
St. Martin
Krizman, Charlotte SPED / Inclusion - SM Middle
(8/3/09, AA-5, rep. J. Holland)
St. Martin
Ladner, Jimmy 7th Grade Career Discovery Teacher - SM Middle
(8/3/09, A-0, new position)
St. Martin
Ladnier, Lauren Upgrade in License - SM North
(adjust salary accordingly effective 8/3/09)
St. Martin
Lalley, Brandy 8th Grade Girl's Basketball Coach - VC Middle
(8/3/09, $2000.00 per yr, rep. Regena McMillan)
Vancleave
Lalley, Brandy P.E. Teacher - VC Middle
(8/3/09, A-0, rep. R.. McMillan)
Vancleave
Lancaster, Lisa Teacher - EC Upper
(8/3/09, A-7, rep. J. Dudeck)
East Central
Lance, Danita Recommended with 0 yrs experience - SM North
(7 years have been verified, effective 8/3/09)
St. Martin
Lepoma, Dean Upgrade in License - SM Middle
(AA-2, effective 8/3/09, adjust salary accordingly)
St. Martin
Magee, Robert Upgrade in License - EC High
(AA-7, effective 8/3/09, adjust salary accordingly)
East Central
Pierce, Nikie English Teacher - EC High
(8/3/09, A-4, rep. D. Danis)
East Central
Powell, Tammie 5th Grade Teacher - SM Upper
(8/3/09, A-0, new position based on enrollment)
St. Martin
Reid, Megan 7th Grade Career Discovery Teacher - SM Middle
(8/3/09, A-0, new position)
St. Martin
Serpas, Christy Teacher - SM East
(8/3/09, A-0, rep. K. York)
St. Martin
Smith, Kelly 1st Grade Teacher - SM North
(8/3/09, A-0, rep. R. Kinkade)
St. Martin
Suarez, Kristen Upgrade in License - SM North
(AA-1, effective 8/3/09, adjust salary accordingly)
St. Martin
Tootle, Stephanie 7th Grade English Teacher - SM Middle
(8/3/09, A-0, rep. A. Dennison)
St. Martin
Van Court, Miranda Science Instructor - SM High
(8/3/09, A-0, rep. A. Smith)
St. Martin
Windham, Timothy History Teacher - SM Middle
(8/3/09,transferring from SM East, rep. D. Holloway)
St. Martin
Yates, Missy Teacher - VC Upper
(Recommended with 10 yrs experience, 11 have been verified, adjust salary accordingly, effective 8/3/09)
Vancleave
Yates, Missy Professional Development Coordinator - VC Upper
(8/3/09, rep. K. Barnes)
Vancleave
After School Tutors VC Upper (click to view) Vancleave
Adult After School Care - SM East (click to view) St. Martin

N. Non-Licensed Educator Resignations 2009-2010

Cochran, Lisa Kindergarten Asst - EC Lower East Central
Daniels, Norma Teacher Asst - EC Lower East Central
Hebert, Randall Transition Specialist - SM High
(transfer in district)
St. Martin
Kernaghan, JoAnn Full Time Food Service Worker -
SM High 8 - 9
St. Martin
Ladnier, Rebecca Secretary - EC Middle East Central
Powell, Tammie Transfer from Non - Certified to
Certified - SM Upper
St. Martin
Lepoma, Megan Assistant - SM North
(transfer in district)
St. Martin
Ngyen, Tuyet Student Worker - SM High St. Martin
Smith, Katherine Part Time Food Service Worker -
SM High 8 - 9
St. Martin
Sumrall, Melissa Custodian - VC Upper
(transfer in district)
Vancleave
Thomas, Melinda ISD Instructor - VC Middle Vancleave
Yennie, Theresa Part-Time Food Service - VC Lower
(transfer in district)
Vancleave

O. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2009-2010

Alexander, Amy SPED Asst / Job Coach - VC High
(8/5/09, new position)
Vancleave
Baker, Lemuel Student worker - EC
(8/3/09, $7.25 per hr)
East Central
Brewer, Jennifer Nurse Asst - VC Lower
(8/5/09, rep. C. Adkins)
Vancleave
Busby, Brittany After School Care Worker - SM Upper
(8/5/09, $14.00 per hr)
St. Martin
Callegari, Licia Asst 2nd Grade - SM North
(8/6/09, rep. R. Becnel)
St. Martin
Chisholm, Johnna Student Worker - EC High
(8/3/09, $7.25 per hr, rep. K. Cooper)
East Central
Hebert, Randall SPED Job Coach - SM High
(8/5/09, new position, transferred per T. Green)
St. Martin
Hegwood, Amber After School Care Worker - SM Upper
(8/5/09, $14.00 per hr)
St. Martin
Johnson, Darla Title I Teacher Asst - EC Lower
(8/5/09, rep. N. Lowe)
East Central
Lepoma, Ryan Summer Worker - SM
($8.00 per hr)
St. Martin
Mitchell, Nina SPED Asst - VC Lower
(8/5/09, rep. K. Verrett)
Vancleave
Nelson, Alyssa Student Office Worker - EC
(8/3/09, $7.25, rep. T. Cochran)
East Central
Payne, Courtney 2nd Grade Teacher Asst - SM North
(8/5/09, rep. K. Cato)
St. Martin
Payne, Wesley Mechanic II - SM
(7/1/09, rep. C. Stringer)
St. Martin
Rainey, Cassie Teacher Asst - SM North
(8/5/09, rep. C. Thompson, transfer in building)
St. Martin
Redmond, Cynthia After School Care Worker - SM Upper
(8/5/09, $14.00 per hr)
St. Martin
Roberts, Kelly Title Asst - VC Upper
(8/5/09, new position)
Vancleave
Smith, Katherine Full Time Food Service Worker - SM High 8 - 9
(8/4/09, rep. J. Kernaghan)
St. Martin
Smith, Kevin Substitute Band Director - SM High
(7/27/09, $100.00 per day, sub for L. Holland)
St. Martin
Smith, Kristi Secretary (A) - EC Middle
(7/14/09, $11.19 per hr)
East Central
Sumrall, Melissa Custodian - VC Middle
(8/5/09, rep. G. Bang)
Vancleave
Warren, Mary Inclusion Asst / Job Coach - EC High
(8/5/09, rep. D. Carpenter)
East Central
Yennie, Theresa Life Skills Asst - SM North
(8/5/09, rep. M. Roberts)
St. Martin
After School Tutors VC Upper Barton, Lindsey
Inabinette, Kamani
Ladner, Darlene
Moss, Theone
Oliver, Linda
(8/5/09, $12.00 per hr)
Vancleave
After School Care - SM East (click to view) St. Martin

P. Licensed Transfers within District 2009-2010

Baygents, Tina From : 7th Grade English / Reading - SM Middle
To: 8th Grade Reading - SM Middle
St. Martin
Campbell, Amy From: 7th Grade English - VC Middle
To: TST Coordinator - VC Middle
Vancleave
Carlin, Lisa From: 4th Grade Teacher - VC Upper
To: 5th Grade Teacher - VC Upper
Vancleave
Carter, Amanda From: Social Studies - SM High
To: TST Coordinator - SM High
St. Martin
Crawford, Jessica From : 8th Grade Math - SM Middle
To: 6th Grade History - SM Middle
St. Martin
Dennison, Amanda From : 7th Grade English - SM Middle
To: 6th Grade English - SM Middle
St. Martin
Friday, Cheryl From : 6th Grade Math - SM Middle
To: 8th Grade Computer Discovery - SM Middle
St. Martin
Gray, Rachel From : 2nd Grade Teacher - EC Lower
To: Kindergarten Teacher - EC Lower
East Central
Hall, Cecilia From : 6th Grade English - SM Middle
To: Tutorial - SM Middle
St. Martin
Henson, Kristy From : 7th Grade Math - SM Middle
To: SPED - SM Middle
St. Martin
Holland, Justin From : SPED / Inclusion - SM Middle
To: P.E. - SM Middle
St. Martin
Holloway, Dwight From : 6th Grade History - SM Middle
To: Tutorial - SM Middle
St. Martin
Johnston, Tina From : 1st Grade Teacher - SM East
To: 3rd Grade Teacher - SM East
St. Martin
Kilonsky, Robert From : 6th Grade History - SM Middle
To: 6th Grade Math - SM Middle
St. Martin
Kinkade , Robin From: 1st Grade - SM North
To: Cert 2nd Grade - SM North
St. Martin
Koen, Lisa From: Kindergarten Teacher - EC Lower
To: 2nd Grade Teacher - EC Lower
East Central
McKernan, Kimberly From : 7th Grade History - SM Middle
To: 8th Grade History - SM Middle
St. Martin
Meyer, Ivey From : 2nd Grade Teacher - SM East
To: 1st Grade Teacher - SM East
St. Martin
Norvell, Ingrid From : Tutorial - SM Middle
To: 7th Grade Math - SM Middle
St. Martin
Noble, Terri From: 4th Grade Teacher - EC Upper
To: 3rd Grade Teacher - EC Upper
East Central
Patton, Christopher From : 7th Grade English - SM Middle
To: 8th Grade Computer Discovery - SM Middle
St. Martin
Richmond, Briley From : 8th Grade English - SM Middle
To: 7th Grade English - SM Middle
St. Martin
Smith, April From: Chemistry - SM High
To: Choir / 9-12 SM High
St. Martin
Smith, Victorine From: Kindergarten Teacher - VC Lower
To: 1st Grade Teacher - VC Lower
Vancleave
Wiggins, Debbie From: Kindergarten - SM North
To: Computer Lab Teacher - SM North
St. Martin
Ainsworth, Jamie
Batia, Angela
Baronich, Nicole
Blake, Robert
Crawford, Jessica
Letort, Chris (SPED)
Lyons, Thomas
Mucha, Michael
Ortego, Kristen
Rankin, Josef
Richmond, Briley
Rivers, Christopher
Teachers - Transferring from SM High
to SM Middle due to Re-alignment
St. Martin

Q. Non - Licensed Transfers within District 2009-2010

Barrett, Cherylin From: Kindergarten Asst - SM North
To: 2nd Grade Asst - SM North
St. Martin
Carmeans, Wanda From: Title 1 Asst - EC Lower
To: 2nd Grade Asst - EC Lower
East Central
Cato, Kim From: 2nd Grade Asst - SM North
To: 1st Grade Asst - SM North
St. Martin
Couch, Deborah From: Kindergarten Asst - EC Lower
To: 2nd Grade Asst - EC Lower
East Central
Crocker, Caroline From: Library Asst - SM North
To: Asst Compass Lab - SM North
St. Martin
Dykes, Brittany From: 2nd Grade Asst - EC Lower
To: 1st Grade Asst - EC Lower
East Central
Freche, Amanda From : 2nd Grade Asst - SM East
To: Title 1 Compass Asst - SM East
St. Martin
Illich, Myra From: 1st Grade Asst - SM North
To: 2nd Grade Asst - SM North
St. Martin
Loris, Kay From: 2nd Grade Asst - EC Lower
To: Kindergarten Asst - EC Lower
East Central
Lowe, Nancy From: Title I Asst - EC Lower
To: 2nd Grade Asst - EC Lower
East Central
Perry, Breanne From: 1st Grade Asst - SM North
To: Kindergarten Asst - SM North
St. Martin
Perry, Darlene From: 2nd Grade Asst - SM North
To: Library Asst- SM North
St. Martin
Pullins, Thomas From : Title 1 Compass Asst - SM East
To: 1st Grade Asst - SM East
St. Martin
Richardson, Amanda From: 2nd Grade Asst - SM North
To: 1st Grade Asst - SM North
St. Martin
Roberts, Melissa From: Life Skills Asst - SM North
To: 1st Grade Asst - SM North
St. Martin
Sentelle, Debbie From: Kindergarten Asst - VC Lower
To: 1st Grade Asst - VC Lower
Vancleave
Vice, Ainsley From: 2nd Grade Asst - EC Lower
To: Kindergarten Asst - EC Lower
East Central

 

R. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2008-2009
Bennett, Matthew Summer Adult Worker - SM
(6/15/09 - 7/24/09, $10.00 per hr, rep. M. Drawdy)
St. Martin
Foster, Linda Student Summer Worker - EC
(6/1/09, $8.00 per hr)
East Central
Frederic, Andrew Student Summer Worker - EC
(6/1/09, $8.00 per hr)
East Central
Hebert, Randall ESY Paraprofessional - SM High
(6/15/09 -7/17/09, 4 hrs per day, $12.91 per hr)
St. Martin
Heinrich, Pamela Summer Camp Bus Driver - SM East
(6/8/09, $14.17 per hr)
St. Martin
Hughey, James Student Summer Worker - EC
(6/1/09, $8.00 per hr)
East Central
Lepoma, Ryan Student Summer worker - SM
(6/29/09, $8.00 per hr)
St. Martin
S. Non-Licensed Educator Resignations 2008-2009
Drawdy, Michelle Student Summer Worker - SM
St. Martin

T. Executive Session

1. Student Cases (click to view)

2. Parent Hearing (click to view)

3. Legal Matters

 

Next Meeting - Monday, August 10, 2009
Jackson County District Office


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