BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Jackson County School District
Vancleave, Mississippi

October 12, 2009
Board Tour of Vancleave Schools - 12:00 p.m.
Regular Session - 5:00 p.m.

District Office

 

1. Call to Order

2. Invocation

3. Pledge of Allegiance

4. Approve Consent Agenda Items

5. Approve Agenda

6. Approve Minutes - September 14, 2009

7. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

A. Acknowledgments and Celebrations

  1. Dr. Barry Amacker, Superintendent
      • Attendance Award (click to view)
      • Laura McCool, Human Resources and Risk Management Director - Safety Award (click to view)
      • Dr. Lisa McCartney, Curriculum Director - Overview of WINGS Virtual Summer Reading Camp

B. Curriculum Presentation

  1. Hal Holmes, Assistant Superintendent - Vancleave Attendance Center
      • Teaming Model (Vancleave Middle School)

C. Harold Rushing - Business Manager

    1. Approve Claim Docket
    2. Approve Student Activity / Claim Docket
    3. Approve Student Activity / Club Accounts
    4. Present Student Activity / Club Accounts
    5. Approve Surplus Property
    6. Approve Not in Budget Items - No Change
    7. Approve Construction in Progress
    8. Approve Receipts and Disbursements - September 2009
    9. Approve One Source Items
    10. Approve Donated Items
    11. Approve Amended Budget FY 09
    12. Approve Application to Receive American Recovery and Reinvestment Act
    13. Approve Purchase of Drivers Education Cars

D. Laura McCool - Human Resources and Risk Management Director

    1. SI 2009 35 BT 09 04 2009
    2. SI 2009 36 JE 09 10 2009
    3. SI 2009 37 CU 09 10 2009
    4. SI 2009 38 MA 09 14 2009
    5. SI 2009 39 CR 09 23 2009
    6. SI 2009 40 JD 09 29 2009
    7. SI 2009 41 KC 09 29 2009
    8. Workers Comp Update
    9. Approve Bus Turn Around Request

E. Tonya Green - Student Services Director

    1. Approve Resolution Granting Authority to Sign Documentation for Medicaid
    2. Approve LSC Chairperson -Tammy Dearman - Vancleave Middle School

F. Diane Novak - VoTech Director

    1. Approve Revised Carl Perkins Federal Funds FY 2010

G. Margaret Bush - Assistant Superintendent

    1. Approve Licensure Application - Mark Holland
    2. Approve Revised Policy EB - Building and Grounds Management
    3. Approve Revised Policy IHFE - Early Graduation
    4. Approve Revised Policy JF - Valedictorian and Salutatorian Recognition for Academic Achievement
    5. Approve Rescind Policy GADA - Professional Development Tuition Reimbursement
    6. Approve New Policy - Job Coach (presented June 15, 2009)
    7. Present New Policy - Three Tier Model / Teacher Support Teams

H. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

    1. Eley Guild Hardy Architects
    2. f.y.i. November 9, 2009 - School Board Tour - East Central Attendance Center
    3. f.y.i. December 14, 2009 - School Board Tour - St. Martin Attendance Center
    4. f.y.i. Enrollment Report Month 1
    5. Approve Voluntary Participation in the Mississippi Department of Health in the Dissemination of H1N1 Vaccine
    6. Approve 2010 Board Calendar
    7. Approve Attendance School Enhancement Grant
    8. Approve Scholastic Book Fair St. Martin Upper Elementary School
    9. Approve Scholastic Book Fair St. Martin Middle School
    10. Approve Fund Raiser - St. Martin High School Art Department
    11. Approve Fund Raiser - St. Martin High School Science Club
    12. Approve Fund Raiser - St. Martin High School Science Club
    13. Approve Matching Grant for Vancleave Home Run Club
    14. Approve St. Martin Request to Jackson County Board of Supervisors for Paving
    15. Approve Permanent Drainage Easement to Jackson County
    16. Approve 16th Section Items (click to view)
      a. Approve Reappraisals - Commercial
           1. First Baptist Church
           2. Vancleave Dry Cleaners
      b. Approve Reappraisals - Residential
           1. Havard
      c. Approve Commercial Lease - Wallen
      d. Approve Tree Removal - Vancleave Old Place

      e. Approve to Rescind Motion Made July 27, 2009 - Jackson County Horseman's Association
      f. Approve Rent Adjustment - Jackson County Horseman's Association

    17. f.y.i. Non Payment of 16th Section Rent (click to view)

I. Trips (click to view list)

J. Legal Student Transfers (click to view list)

K. Licensed Educator Resignations 2009-2010

Duran, Susan Wings Teacher - SM Upper (transfer in district) St. Martin
Ford, Banita Asst Girls Soccer - SM St. Martin
Hay, Teresa Distance Learning - VC High Vancleave
Long, Steven Asst Fast Pitch Coach - EC High East Central
Mucha, Michael Teacher - SM Middle St. Martin
Rouse, Brenda Hearing Impaired - SM North (transfer in district) St. Martin

L. Licensed Educator Recommendations 2009-2010

Alleman, Margaret 3rd Grade Teacher - SM North
(9/28/09, AA-17, new position)
St. Martin
Chesser, Shawn Teacher - EC High
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
East Central
Cooper, Melody After School Care Worker - SM East
(9/14/09, $14.00 per hr., new position)
St. Martin
Cumbest, Cynthia Tutor - EC Lower
(9/17/09, $22.00 per hr.)
East Central
Dearman, Tammy Tutor - VC Middle
(9/17/09, $22.00 per hr.)
Vancleave
Duran, Susan Wings Teacher - SM East
(8/3/09, transfer from SM Upper, new position)
St. Martin
Friday, Cheryl After School Tutor - SM Middle
(8/25/09, $22.00 per hr.)
St. Martin
Henson, Kristy Teacher - SM Middle
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
St. Martin
Hill, Holly Teacher - VC Upper
(Recommended w/10 yrs. experience. 9 yrs. have been verified. Adjust pay accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
Vancleave
King, Bryan Teacher - SM High
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
St. Martin
Lancaster, Lisa Teacher - EC Upper
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
East Central
Long, Steven Softball Fast Pitch Coach - EC High
(10/13/08, $6,000.00 per yr., rep. E. Neel)
East Central
May, Lucinda After School Tutor - VC Lower
(9/21/09, $22.00 per hr., new position)
Vancleave
Morgan, Jeremy Teacher - VC High
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
Vancleave
Mudgett, Bridget 3rd Grade Teacher - SM East
(9/21/09, A-0, new position)
St. Martin
Parker, Deborah After School Tutor - VC Lower
(9/21/09, $22.00 per hr., new position)
Vancleave
Rouse, Brenda Interpreter - SM Upper
(8/31/09, transfer in district)
St. Martin
Sisson, Kristal SATP Tutor - EC High
(9/24/09, $22.00 per hr.)
East Central
Smith, April Asst Band Director - SM High
(9/9/09, new position, $1,500.00 per yr.)
St. Martin
Smith, Kelly Teacher - SM North
(Recommended w/0 yrs. experience. 9 yrs. have been verified. Adjust pay accordingly effective 8/3/09)
St. Martin
Stork, Cindy Tutor - EC Lower
(9/15/09, $22.00 per hr.)
East Central
Vice, Selena After School Tutor - VC Lower
(9/21/09, $22.00 per hr., new position)
Vancleave
Walters, Kelly Long Term Sub - EC Upper
(9/30/09, $100.00 per day, sub for B. Green)
East Central
Cruso, Sheila
Davis, Ryan
George, Lisa
Johnson, Tina
Patronas, Andrea
Pigg, Keri
Sheehan, Kathy
Title I Extended Day Tutor - SM East
(9/15/09, $22.00 per hr.)
St. Martin

M. Non-Licensed Educator Resignations 2009-2010

Browne, Kay Full Time Food Service Worker - EC Middle East Central
Collier, Jennifer Custodian - VC Upper Vancleave
Patterson, Paula Bus Driver - SM St. Martin
Perez, Danielle Bus Driver - VC Vancleave
Williams, Deborah Bus Driver - SM St. Martin

N. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2009-2010

Aldridge, Michelle Part - Time Food Service - VC High
(9/17/09, rep. L. White)
Vancleave
Allen, Vanessa Part - Time Food Service - EC High
(9/23/09, rep. T. Penton)
East Central
Besancon, LeAnne Educational Interpreter - District Wide
(9/22/09, new position, replacing A. Cothern)
District
Bowie, Mark Computer Tech II- District Office
(9/14/09, funded from new technology budget)
District
Cannette, Linda 2nd Grade Teacher Asst - SM East
(10/5/09, new position)
St. Martin
Cunningham, Steven Bus Driver - EC
(9/28/09, rep. R. Whitley)
East Central
Durham-Phinisse, Brittney Educational Interpreter - SPED
(Recommended w/1 yr. experience. 0 yrs. have been verified. Adjust pay accordingly effective 8/20/09.)
SPED
Fowler, Andrea Custodian - EC Middle
(9/21/09, rep. J. Rivers)
East Central
Lewinger, Elizabeth Part - Time Food Service - SM High
(9/22/09, rep. K. Smith)
St. Martin
Lindsey, Sandra Full - Time Food Service - SM High
(9/22/09, rep. B. Ferguson)
St. Martin
Massey, Michele Transition Specialist - SM High
(9/17/09, rep. R. Hebert)
St. Martin
McKenzie, Jerry Bus Driver - SM
(Recommended w/2 yrs. experience. 0 yrs. have been verified. Adjust pay accordingly effective 8/5/09.)
St. Martin
Mitchell, Lisa Teacher Asst - Alternative School
(9/22/09, new position)
Alternative
Waltman, Shavonne Custodian - VC Upper
(10/13/09, rep. J. Collier)
Vancleave
Webber, Danelle Asst Superintendent Secretary - District Office
(10/19/09, rep. J. Britt)
District Office
Wilcox, Joy After School Care Worker - SM East
(9/14/09, new position)
St. Martin

O. Executive Session

1. Student Cases (click to view)

2. Donated Days

3. Legal and Personnel Matters

 

Next Meeting - Monday, November 9, 2009
East Central Attendance Center


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