JACKSON COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION MINUTES

Regular Session
Monday, July 27, 2009

The Jackson County Board of Education met in Regular Session on Monday July 27, 2009, at 5:00 p.m. at the Jackson County Board of Education Building, 4700 Colonel Vickrey Road, Vancleave, Ms 39565.

The following members were present:

Kenneth A. Fountain Chairman  
Randal B. Turner Vice Chairman  
Thomas L. Tootle Secretary  
Glenn A. Dickerson District 1  
David A. Sims District 2  
Dr. Barry Amacker Superintendent  

The following visitors were present:

Jack Pickett Board Attorney  
Marie Souza School Board Secretary  
Margaret Bush District Office  
Lark Christian
District Office
 
Tonya Green District Office  
Lisa McCartney District Office  
Laura McCool District Office  
Carol Rudolph District Office  
Dino Vecchio East Central Attendance Center  
Dr. Michael Van Winkle St. Martin Attendance Center  
Hal Holmes Vancleave Attendance Center  
Todd Knight Vancleave High School  
Karl Swanson Jackson County Alternative School  
Diane Novak Jackson County Technology Center  
Quint Moran Eley, Guild Hardy Architects  
Jennifer Seymour Eley, Guild Hardy Architects  
Cherrie Chesser East Central Link  
Sandy Rogers Hancock Bank  
Lester Mitchell Hancock Bank  
Arthur Quave St. Martin Diamond Club  
Darren Quave St. Martin Diamond Club  
Elizabeth Quave St. Martin Diamond Club  
Mark Fast St. Martin Diamond Club  
Lloyd Wilson St. Martin Diamond Club  
Mike Seymour St. Martin Diamond Club  
Eric Aldrich St. Martin Diamond Club  
Liz Aldrich St. Martin Diamond Club  
Shannon Sprague St. Martin Diamond Club  
Lea Bailey St. Martin Diamond Club  
Adele Scott East Central Parent  
Fred Scott East Central Student  
J.R. Griffin    

The meeting was called to order at 5:05 p.m. by Board Chairman Fountain. Board Member Turner gave the invocation and Board Member Tootle led the Pledge of Allegiance.

CONSENT AGENDA: Motion by Board Member Turner, second by Board Member Tootle, to approve the following items on the agenda as Consent Agenda Items, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  
Item
7
B-1
Approve Claim Docket
Item
7
B-2
Approve Student Activity / Club Claim Docket
Item
7
B-3
Approve Student Activity / Club Accounts
Item
7
B-4
Present Student Activity / Club Accounts - June 2009
Item
7
B-5
Approve Surplus Property
Item
7
B-6
Approve Not in Budget Items
Item
7
B-7
Approve Construction in Progress
Item
7
B-8
Approve Receipts and Disbursements
Item
7
B-9
Approve One Source Items
Item
7
B-11
Approve Donated Items
Item
7
B-12
Approve 3 SPED Buses - ARRA Part B Fund
Item
7
B-13
Approve 6 Buses - District Maintenance Fund
Item
7
B-14
Approve $12,500.00 for Dribben & Associates, Ltd. for FY 09 Audit
Item
7
E-1
Approve Private Contract with Goff
Item
7
E-2
Approve Private Contract with Hall
Item
7
E-3
Approve MEET Team Recommendations
Item
7
E-4
Approve LSC Recommendations
Item
7
E-5
Approve FY 2010 IDEA Application
Item
7
G-1
Approve Network Maintenance Support Services
Item
7
G-2
Approve 2009 - 2010 District Technology Budget
Item
7
G-3
Approve 2009 - 2010 New Construction Budget
Item
7
H-1
Approve Licensure Application for Dennis Denmark
Item
7
H-2
Approve Licensure Application for Deborah Fortenberry
Item
7
H-3
Approve Licensure Application for Cheryl Friday
Item
7
H-4
Approve Licensure Application for Beth Grierson
Item
7
H-5
Approve Licensure Application for Amy Guy
Item
7
H-6
Approve Licensure Application for Anita Harris
Item
7
H-7
Approve Licensure Application for Holly Hill
Item
7
H-8
Approve Licensure Application for Carolyn Layton
Item
7
H-9
Approve Licensure Application for Christopher Patton
Item
7
H-10
Approve Limited English Proficient Students Application
Item
7
H-11
Approve FY 2010 ARRA Homeless Budget
Item
7
H-12
Approve FY 2010 Homeless Application
Item
7
H-13
Approve Revised Policy GDRHG - Non - Certified Substitute Pay
Item
7
H-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
Item
7
H-15
Approve Revised Policy GFABH - SPED Teachers Aide
Item
7
I-2
f.y.i. August 10, 2009 Board Meeting
Item
7
I-3
f.y.i. Jackson County Board of Supervisors Response to St. Martin Attendance Center
Item
7
I-4
Approve Athletic / Activity Report Form
Item
7
I-9
Approve St. Martin Request to Contact Jackson County Board of Supervisors for Backstop and Dug Outs
Item
7
I-10
Approve St. Martin Request to contact Jackson County Board of Supervisors for Drainage in Parking Lot
Item
7
I-11
Approve Resolution for Vancleave Water Tower
Item
7
I-12
Approve St. Martin Request for Janitorial Services 2009 -2010
Item
7
I-13
Approve Contract with Encore Rehabilitation for East Central, St. Martin, Vancleave Attendance Centers
Item
7
I-14
Approve Mississippi Forestry Commission Authorization for Services
Item
7
I-15
Approve Mississippi Forestry Commission Cost Share Agreement
Item
7
I-16
Approve FEMA Extension Request for Use of Portables
Item
7
J
Trips
Item
7
K
Legal Student Transfers
Item
7
L
Licensed Educator Resignations 2009-2010
Item
7
M
Licensed Educator Recommendations 2009-2010
Item
7
N
Non - Licensed Educator Resignations 2009-2010
Item
7
O
Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2009-2010
Item
7
P
Licensed Transfers within District 2009-2010
Item
7
Q
Non Licensed Non-Renewal 2009-2010
Item
7
R
Licensed Educator Recommendations 2008 - 2009
Item
7
S
Non - Licensed Educator Resignations 2008-2009

APPROVE AGENDA: Motion by Board Member Turner, second by Board Member Tootle, to approve the agenda as presented, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

APPROVE MINUTES: May 11, 2009: Motion by Board Member Turner, second by Board Member Sims, to approve the May 11, 2009 minutes, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

APPROVE MINUTES: The June 15, 2009 minutes were moved forward to follow Executive Session.

APPROVE MINUTES: The July 13, 2009 minutes were moved forward to follow Executive Session.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS AND CELEBRATIONS: Letter from Mississippi Department of Education to Cathy Bloomfield, Jackson County Technology Center. As presented, as shown on page 39A.

Letter from Mississippi Department of Education to Jackson County School District. As presented, as shown on page 39B.

Bank Depositories Bid: Motion by Board Member Turner, second by Board Member Dickerson, to approve the Bank Depositories Bid, with the following vote taken,

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

Budget Hearing - FY 2010: Motion by Board Member Turner, second by Board Member Tootle, to recess from regular session and enter budget hearing for FY 2010, with the following vote taken,

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

Budget Hearing - FY 2010: Motion by Board Member Turner, second by Board Member Tootle, to close budget hearing and return to regular session, with the following vote taken,

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

Workers Compensation Update - Laura McCool presented the Board with an updated report on workers compensation. As shown on page 39C. No action taken.

f.y.i. St. Martin High School Progress Report: As shown on page 39D. No action taken.

f.y.i. St. Martin High School Bus and Maintenance Facility: As shown on page 39E. No action taken.

f.y.i. St. Martin High School Progress Report: As shown on page 39F. No action taken.

f.y.i. Additions Report: As shown on page 39G. No action taken.

f.y.i. East Central Middle School Update: As shown on page 39H. No action taken.

f.y.i. Attendance Area Athletic Performance Report (East Central, St. Martin, Vancleave): As shown on page 39I. No action taken.

Superintendents District Athletic / Activities Award - Enhancement Grant: Motion by Board Member Turner, second by Board Member Sims, to approve the Superintendents District Athletic / Activities Award - Enhancement Grant, with the following vote taken,

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

Site for St. Martin Batting Facility: Motion by Board Member Turner, second by Board Member Sims, to approve the site for the St. Martin Batting Facility, with the following vote taken,

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

.Matching Grants for Athletic Facilities: Motion by Board Member Sims, second by Board Member Turner, to approve Matching Grants for Athletic Facilities, with the following vote taken,

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

16th Section Leases: Motion by Board Member Dickerson, second by Board Member Sims to approve the 16th Section lease for the Jackson County Horseman's Association, with the following vote taken,

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

16th Section Refund for Ellis: Motion by Board Member Turner, second by Board Member Sims to approve the refund of lease payment to Ivan and Linda Ellis, with the following vote taken,

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

16th Section Refund for Tootle: Board Member Tootle recused himself from vote. Motion by Board Member Dickerson, second by Board Member Sims to approve the refund of lease payment to Lloyd and Maudree Tootle, with the following vote taken,

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Recused  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

 

Non-Payment of Leases: No action taken.

Donation of Blossman Building: No action taken.

CONSENT AGENDA: Motion by Board Member Turner, second by Board Member Dickerson, to approve the following Consent Agenda Items as amended, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

APPROVE STUDENT ACTIVITY / CLAIM DOCKETS.

APPROVE STUDENT ACTIVITY / CLUB DOCKET.

APPROVE STUDENT ACTIVITY / CLUB ACCOUNTS.

PRESENT STUDENT ACTIVITY / CLUB ACCOUNTS - June 2009.

APPROVE SURPLUS PROPERTY: As presented, shown on page 39J.

APPROVE NOT IN BUDGET ITEMS: No change.

APPROVE CONSTRUCTION IN PROGRESS: As presented, shown on page 39K.

APPROVE RECEIPTS AND DISBURSEMENTS: None presented.

APPROVE ONE SOURCE ITEMS: As presented, shown on page 39L.

APPROVE BANK DEPOSITORIES BID: As presented, shown on page 39M.

APPROVE DONATED ITEMS: As presented, shown on page 39N.

APPROVE 3 SPED BUSES - ARRA PART B FUND: As presented, shown on page 39O.

APPROVE 6 BUSES - DISTRICT MAINTENANCE FUND : As presented, shown on page 39P.

APPROVE $12,500.00 to DRIBBEN & ASSOCITATES, LTD. FY 09 AUDIT.

APPROVE PRIVATE CONTRACT WITH GOFF: As presented, shown on page 39Q.

APPROVE PRIVATE CONTRACT WITH HALL: As presented, shown on page 39R.

APPROVE MEET TEAM RECOMMENDATIONS: As presented, shown on page 39S.

APPROVE LSC RECOMMENDATIONS: As presented, shown on page 39T.

APPROVE FY 2010 IDEA APPLICATION: Copy on file on Office of Superintendent.

APPROVE NETWORK MAINTENANCE SUPPORT SERVICES CONTRACT: As presented, shown on page 39U.

APPROVE 2009 - 2010 DISTRICT TECHNOLOGY BUDGET: As presented, shown on page 39V.

APPROVE 2009 - 2010 NEW CONSTRUCTION BUDGET: As presented, shown on page 39W.

APPROVE LICENSURE APPLICATION FOR DENNIS DENMARK: As presented, shown on page 39X.

APPROVE LICENSURE APPLICATION FOR DEBORAH FORTENBERRY: As presented, shown on page 39Y.

APPROVE LICENSURE APPLICATION FOR CHERYL FRIDAY: As presented, shown on page 39Z.

APPROVE LICENSURE APPLICATION FOR BETH GRIERSON: As presented, shown on page 39AA.

APPROVE LICENSURE APPLICATION FOR AMY GUY: As presented, shown on page 39BB.

APPROVE LICENSURE APPLICATION FOR ANITA HARRIS: As presented, shown on page 39CC.

APPROVE LICENSURE APPLICATION FOR HOLLY HILL: As presented, shown on page 39DD.

APPROVE LICENSURE APPLICATION FOR CAROLYN LAYTON: As presented, shown on page 39EE.

APPROVE LICENSURE APPLICATION FOR CHRISTOPHER PAYTON: As presented, shown on page 39FF.

APPROVE LIMITED ENGLISH PROFICIENT STUDENTS APPLICATION: Copy on file in Office of Superintendent.

APPROVE FY 2010 ARRA HOMELESS BUDGET: Copy on file in Office of Superintendent.

APPROVE FY 2010 ARRA HOMELESS APPLICATION: Copy on file in Office of Superintendent.

APPROVE TO RESVISED POLICY GDRHG - NON - CERTIFIED SUBSTITUTE PAY: As presented, shown on page 39GG.

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: As presented.

APPROVE REVISED POLICY GFABH - SPED TEACHERS AIDE: As presented, shown on page 39HH.

f.y.i. AUGUST 10, 2009 BOARD MEETING.

f.y.i. JACKSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS RESPONSE TO ST. MARTIN ATTENDANCE CENTER: As presented, shown on page 39II.

APPROVE ATHLETIC / ACTIVITY REPORT FORM: As presented, shown on page 39JJ.

APPROVE ST. MARTIN REQUEST TO CONTACT JACKSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS FOR BACKSTOP AND DUG OUTS: As presented, shown on page 39KK.

APPROVE ST. MARTIN REQUEST TO CONTACT JACKSON COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS FOR DRAINAGE IN PARKING LOT: As presented, shown on page 39LL.

APPROVE RESOLUTION FOR VANCLEAVE WATER TOWER: As presented, shown on page 39MM.

APPROVE CONTRACT WITH ENCORE REHABILIATION FOR EAST CENTRAL, ST. MARTIN AND VANCLEAVE ATTENDANCE CENTERS: As presented, shown on page 39NN.

APPROVE MISSISSIPPI FORESTRY COMMISSION AUTHORIZATION FOR SERVICES: As presented, shown on page 39OO.

APPROVE MISSISSIPPI FORESTRY COMMISSION COST SHARE AGREEMENT: As presented, shown on page 39PP.

APPROVE FEMA EXTENSION REQUEST FOR USE OF PORTABLES: As presented, shown on page 39QQ.

TRIPS:

Date of Trip
Name of Trip/Workshop
Destination
Personnel Attending
Cost Source
February 12 - 13, 2009
Response to Intervention/Three Tier Model of Instruction
Gulfport T. Capaers
R. Rushing
M. Cadman
District
March 24 - 25, 2009
Response to Intervention/Three Tier Model of Instruction
Gulfport T. Cpaers
R. Rushing
M. Cadman
District
April 23, 2009
Reading Assistant Lab Observation
Hattiesburg S. Warren
J. Harrell
Maximus (Medicaid)
May 14 -18, 2009
Baseball State Championship - East Central Schools
Jackson J. Hughey
S. Nelson
M. Floyd
Athletics
May 18, 2009
Baseball State Championship - East Central Schools
Jackson B. Amacker District
May 18, 2009
Baseball State Championship - East Central Schools
Jackson D. Vecchio Athletics
May 19, 2009
Microsoft Word
District Office J. Johnson
T. Williams
No Cost
May 29, 2009
PowerPoint
District Office D. Fortenberry No Cost
June 1 - 5, 2009
RTI Principal Institute
MGCCC - JC Campus J. Moore No Cost
June 2, 2009
Excel
District Office D. Fortenberry No Cost
June 2, 2009
Transition Summer Institute
Gautier K. McLean
T. McMillan
SPED
June 2 - 3, 2009
Transition Summer Institute
Gautier K. Bowen SPED
June 2 - 5, 2009
Transition Summer Institute
Gautier S. Lovelace SPED
June 2 - 5, 2009
Transition Summer Institute
Gautier D. Brewer 1/2 Voc-Rehab,
1/2 District 1130 Funds
June 4, 2009
MS Redesign Comprehensive Model Training
Hattiesburg C. Polk
R. Thigpen
Professional Development
June 4, 2009
Automotive Diagnostic Workshop
East CC N. Wages JCTC
June 4, 2009
Transition Summer Institute
Gautier R. Wgitley
A. Inabinette
1/2 Voc-Rehab,
1/2 District 1130 Funds
June 4, 2009
Transition Summer Institute
Gautier B. Busby
J. Lee
S. Ross
SPED
June 5, 2009
Transition Summer Institute
Gautier R. Whitley
A. Ibabinette
D. Ross
D. Brewer
SPED
June 8, 2009
MYTI Partnership End of the Year Meeting
Biloxi T. Green
C. Guy
SPED
June 8, 2009
MYTI Partnership End of the Year Meeting
Biloxi S. Gunter 1/2 District
1/2 Voc Rehab
June 9, 2009
Excel
District Office J. Johnson
D. Fortenberry
No Cost
June 9 - 10, 2009
MSNA Leadership Conference
Hattiesburg L. Christian
J. Strickler
G. Tinsley
Food Service
June 10, 2009
PowerPoint
District Office J. Johnson
No Cost
June 16, 2009
Promethean
District Office H. Shotts
R. Ward
L. Landstreet
No Cost
June 17, 2009
Swimming with the Current
Biloxi S. Moody Activity Fund
June 17 - 19, 2009
Mississippi Association of Pupil Transportation
Jackson C. Savoy
Y. Holland
Transportation
June 20, 2009
Resolving Conflict / Key Works of School Boards
Jackson K. Fountain District
June 21 - 26, 2009
Teacher Conservation Workshop
Booneville P. Riley Local (Pepsi)
June 22 - 26, 2009
UGA AP Summer Institute
Athens, GA T. Powell District
June 23, 2009
Promethean
District Office J. Barton
R. Erwin
A. Barton
B. Duncan
L. Landstreet
No Cost
June 25, 2009
Science Framework Training
Pascagoula L. Koen
R. Duncan
No Cost
June 25 - 28, 2009
Civitan International Convention
Atlanta, GA D. Brown No Cost
June 29 - July 3, 2009
The Gulf Coast Conference on the Teaching of Writing
Destin, FL V. Allen Professional Development
July 5 - 10, 2009
Programming
RCU MS State R. Corker JCTC
July 7, 2009
Promethean
District Office H. Shotts No Cost
July 7, 2009
Novel Tie Training
Hattiesburg K. Buckley
H. Burns
L. Hayes
C. Anderson
M. Thrash
A. Jones
Professional Development
July 7 -8, 2009
Classroom Instruction that Works
Gulfport R. White
R. Duncan
No Cost
July 7 - 10, 2009
2009 MASS / Alliance Summer Convention
Biloxi M. Bush
L. McCartney
Title I / Professional Development
July 7 - 10, 2009
2009 MASS/Alliance Summer Convention
Biloxi T. Green SPED
July 12 - 17, 2009
AP Government Certification Training
Millsaps College D. Brown Professional Development
July 13 - 15, 2009
State Conference for Child Nutrition
Jackson L. Christian Food Service
July 13 - 17, 2009
AP Human Geography Institute
Morehead, KY R. Middleton Professional Development
July 15, 2009
Promethean
District Office A. Johnson
K. Ordahl
No Cost
July 15 - 17, 2009
Mississippi Association of Coaches Clinic
Jackson J. Bloomfield
L. Capers
T. Alford
M. Porter
C. Crain
S. Rigdon
J. Dowling
B. Davis
P. Funk
Local Activity
July 15 - 17, 2009
Mississippi Association of Coaches Clinic
Jackson M. High
J. Bishop
K. Long
S. Huff
J. Law
E. Denmark
E. Neel
K. Tucker
B. Garriga
G. Long
B. Knight
D. Duvall
J. Rogers
Local Athletics
July 19 - 24, 2009
MAAECF Extended Curriculum Frameworks Committee Meeting
Madison T. Green SPED
July 21, 2009
Promethean
District Office H. Shotts
B. Duncan
No Cost
July 22 - 24, 2009
The ARC of Mississippi, 2009 Focusing on Abilities , Respect, Choice
Natchez T. Cox
C. Guy
D. Sumner
SPED
October 13, 2009
Excel
District Office B. Buckley No Cost
November 10, 2009
Excel
District Office B. Buckley No cost

LEGAL STUDENT TRANSFERS:


Student

Grade

Transfer From/To

Alexander, Alexis

6

St. Martin / Vancleave

Alexander, Arielle

3

St. Martin / Vancleave

Alexander, Jacob

5

St. Martin / Vancleave

Alford, Clay

K

Vancleave / Ocean Springs

Alford, Kendall

4

Vancleave / Ocean Springs

Austin, Jordyn

5

Biloxi / St. Martin

Barnett, Emily

8

St. Martin / Biloxi

Batia, Dillon

9

Vancleave / Ocean Springs

Batia, Gregory

5

Vancleave / Ocean Springs

Batia, Lindsey

10

Vancleave / Ocean Springs

Burks, Hannah

1

Ocean Springs / St. Martin

Byrge, Dylan

K

East Central / Pascagoula

Byrge, Chelsea

2

East Central / Pascagoula

Callegari, Abbey

1

Harrison County / St. Martin

Capers, David

5

Ocean Springs / Vancleave

Carlson, Sydney

K

St. Martin / Biloxi

Champagne, Ashlee

10

St. Martin / Vancleave

Cleland, Lacey

7

St. Martin / Harrison County

Crabtree, Taylor

6

Pascagoula / Vancleave

Crosby, Morgan

2

St. Martin / Harrison County

Davis, Dana

12

Vancleave / Harrison County

Denmark, Hayden

12

Moss Point / Vancleave

Do, James

11

St. Martin / Biloxi

Duran, MacKenzye

1

Biloxi / St. Martin

Everett, Hallie

K

Vancleave / Ocean Springs

Everett, Michelle

8

St. Martin / Biloxi

Forsman, Amber

8

Vancleave / Ocean Springs

Forseman, Lauren

1

Vancleave / Ocean Springs

Franklin, Kenneth

4

St. Martin / Harrison County

Fuller, Alex

2

Pascagoula / Vancleave

Fuller, Neal

5

Pascagoula / Vancleave

Gehemann, Glenn

5

St. Martin / Harrison County

Gehrmann, Shelby

4

St. Martin / Harrison County

George, Jake

5

Moss Point / Vancleave

George, Kathryn

11

Moss Point / Vancleave

George, Taylor

7

Moss Point / Vancleave

Grant, Jalen

10

Biloxi / St. Martin

Grantham, Regan

1

Vancleave / Ocean Springs

Green, Tate

2

Vancleave / Ocean Springs

Gruich, Allison

7

Harrison County / Vancleave

Gruich, Ashley

11

Harrison County / Vancleave

Gruich, Emily

9

Harrison County / Vancleave

Gunter, Brayden

11

George County / Jackson County

Gunter, Kaylan

2

George County / Jackson County

Halat, Austin

10

St. Martin / Biloxi

Halat, Nolan

3

St. Martin / Biloxi

Hall, Sara

12

Ocean Springs / Vancleave

Hamilton, Jessica

12

George County / East Central

Hamilton, Ryan

12

George County / East Central

Harris, Orin

8

St. Martin /  Ocean Springs

Harrison, Kaylie

3

St. Martin / Biloxi

Harrison, Taylor

9

St. Martin / Biloxi

Harvey, Samuel

6

St. Martin / Ocean Springs

Harvey, Sarah

10

St. Martin / Ocean Springs

Hebert, Christopher

12

St. Martin / Harrison County

Hilton, Brennan

8

St. Martin / Biloxi

Hilton, Kalyn

4

St. Martin / Biloxi

Howell, Darcey

4

St. Martin / Ocean Springs

Howell, Delanie

12

St. Martin / Ocean Springs

Kuhn, Kristen

9

St. Martin / Ocean Springs

Lance, Emily

8

Ocean Springs / St. Martin

Leggett, Benjamin

2

Ocean Springs / Vancleave

Leggett, Emily

1

Ocean Springs / Vancleave

Lopez, Santiago

K

St. Martin / Ocean Springs

Mauldin, Farris

10

St. Martin / Biloxi

McAfee, Robert

12

St. Martin / Biloxi

McLeod, Kase

3

George County / East Central

McLeod, Logan

10

George County / East Central

Mitchell, Haley

8

Pascagoula / Vancleave

Mitchell, Jackson

3

Ocean Springs / Vancleave

Mitchell, Zachary

2

Pascagoula / Vancleave

Moore, Michael

11

St. Martin / Harrison County

Morgan, Reese

K

Ocean Springs / Vancleave

Mundell, Kelsey

K

St. Martin / Vancleave

Napier, Jared

3

St. Martin / Ocean Springs

Parker, Casey

8

St. Martin / Harrison County

Parker, Megan

1

St. Martin / Harrison County

Pates, Taylor

11

St. Martin / Harrison County

Payne, Travin

6

St. Martin / Biloxi

Pittman, Cameron

7

Ocean Springs / Vancleave

Pittman, Joshua

4

Ocean Springs / Vancleave

Pittman, Nathan

10

Ocean Springs / Vancleave

Rayburn, Joshua

6

Ocean Springs / Vancleave

Ratcliff, Dazy

2

St. Martin / Ocean Springs

Ratcliff, Jason

10

St. Martin / Ocean Springs

Ratcliff, Kolton

4

St. Martin / Ocean Springs

Rester, Erin

11

Vancleave / Ocean Springs

Ryan, James

8

Ocean Springs / Vancleave

Ryan, Sarah

K

Ocean Springs / Vancleave

Ryan, Skylar

9

Ocean Springs / Vancleave

Sherrod, Dominque

5

Moss Point / Vancleave

Shoemaker, Bettie

3

St. Martin East / St. Martin Upper

Shoemaker, Hanna

1

St. Martin East / St. Martin Upper

Showles, Ashley

11

George county / East Central

Showles, Austin

8

George County / East Central

Smith, Hannah

2

Ocean Springs / St. Martin

Smith, Rebecca

1

Ocean Springs / St. Martin

Sparks, Juan

7

East Central / Ocean Springs

Sparks, Terry

8

East Central / Ocean Springs

Taylor, Hunter

9

George County / Vancleave

Taylor, Jocelyn

12

George County / Vancleave

Thompson, Mason

4

St. Martin / Biloxi

Toler, Arcell

8

St. Martin / Ocean Springs

Toler, Isaiah

6

St. Martin / Ocean Springs

Toler, Michael

11

St. Martin / Ocean Springs

Turner, Diana

11

East Central / Vancleave

Van Winkle, Derek

12

Harrison County / St. Martin

Vice, Sarah

3

Moss Point / Vancleave

Warner, Greg

9

St. Martin / Ocean Springs

Warner. Seth

4

St. Martin / Ocean Springs

Wedgeworth, Malcolm

5

Vancleave / Ocean Springs

Wedgeworth, William

3

Vancleave / Ocean Springs

Wilson, Anna

4

Vancleave / Ocean Springs

Williams, Greg

7

Moss Point / Vancleave

Wilson, Austin

1

Vancleave / Ocean Springs

Windom, Helen

2

St. Martin / Biloxi

Winters, Jacqueline

12

St. Martin / Harrison County

RECOMMENDATIONS AND RESIGNATIONS:

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

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

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

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

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

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

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
Non-Licensed Educator Resignations 2008-2009
Drawdy, Michelle Student Summer Worker - SM
St. Martin

EXECUTIVE SESSION: Motion by Board Member Dickerson, second by Board Member Sims, to go into Executive Session at 6:50 p.m. for student hearings, legal and personnel matters, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye
Board Member Turner Aye
Board Member Tootle Aye
Board Member Dickerson Aye
Board Member Sims Aye

 

Motion by Board Member Turner, second by Board Member Dickerson to come out of Executive Session at 7:30 p.m., with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye
Board Member Turner Aye
Board Member Tootle Aye
Board Member Dickerson Aye
Board Member Sims Aye

 

STUDENT HEARINGS:

Student Case Number 018:08-09: Student is expelled until January, 2010. Student may return to East Central High School in January. Motion by Board Member Sims, second by Board Member Turner, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye
Board Member Turner Aye
Board Member Tootle Aye
Board Member Dickerson Aye
Board Member Sims Aye

Parent Hearing - Parent did not appear before the board. No action taken.

OTHER ISSUES:

Chevron / LNG Tax - Board agreed that until all parties participate in the discussions, Jackson County School District will not participate in any further discussion on this subject.

Mitigation of 16th Section Property: Dr. Amacker will contact the Army Corp of Engineers to report to the board.

Approve Minutes: June 15, 2009: Motion by Board Member Dickerson, second by Board Member Sims, to approve the June 15, 2009 minutes with the attachment of the signed resolution from the Jackson County Utility District, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Abstained  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

Approve Minutes: July 13, 2009: Motion by Board Member Turner, second by Board Member Sims, to approve the July 13, 2009 minutes, with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Nay  
Board Member Sims Aye  

 

There being no further business to come before the board at this time, a motion was made by Board Member Dickerson, second by Board Member Sims, the meeting was adjourned at7:50 p.m., with the following vote taken:

Board Member Fountain Aye  
Board Member Turner Aye  
Board Member Tootle Aye  
Board Member Dickerson Aye  
Board Member Sims Aye  

 

 

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Kenneth A. Fountain, Chairman   Thomas L. Tootle, Secretary

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