BOARD MEETING AGENDA
Jackson County School District
Vancleave, Mississippi

September 14, 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 - July 27, 2009

7. Approve Minutes - August 10, 2009

8. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

A. Acknowledgments and Celebrations

Dr. Barry Amacker, Superintendent

    1. Tonya Green - Best Practice Award from MDE in Transitions for Students with Disabilities in Gained Employment

B. Harold Rushing - Business Manager

    1. Approve Claim Docket
    2. Approve Student Activity / Claim Docket
    3. Approve Student Activity / Club Accounts - July 2009
    4. Approve Student Activity / Club Accounts - August 2009
    5. Present Student Activity / Club Accounts - August - September 2009
    6. Approve Surplus Property
    7. Approve Not in Budget Items
    8. Approve Construction in Progress
    9. Approve Receipts and Disbursements - June 2009
    10. Approve Receipts and Disbursements - July 2009
    11. Approve Receipts and Disbursements - August 2009
    12. Approve One Source Items
    13. f.y.i. State Budget Cuts

C. Dr. Lisa McCartney - Curriculum Director

    1. 2008 - 2009 Test Scores Presentation

D. Laura McCool - Human Resources and Risk Management Director

    1. f.y.i. SI 2009 30 TP 07 27 2009
    2. f.y.i. SI 2009 31 TB 07 30 2009
    3. f.y.i. Workers Comp Update
    4. Approve Insurance Policy Renewal - Boiler and Machinery
    5. Approve Insurance Policy Renewal - Equipment
    6. Approve Insurance Policy Renewal - General Liability, Automobile, Crime and Educator's Legal Liability
    7. Approve Insurance Policy Renewal - Property
    8. Approve Insurance Policy Renewal - Workers Compensation
    9. Approve Donation of Vehicle to Technology Center

E. Margaret Bush - Assistant Superintendent

    1. Approve District Test Security Plan
    2. Approve Mentor Teacher 2009 - 2010 Supplement
    3. Approve National Board Certified Personnel Supplement
    4. Approve Licensure Application - LaPrade
    5. Approve Professional Development Coordinator Compensation (to correct previous request - June agenda)
    6. Approve Revised Policy EB - Building and Ground Management
    7. Present New Policy - Matching Grant

F. Dr. Barry Amacker - Superintendent

    1. Eley Guild Hardy Architects
      a. f.y.i .Classroom Additions Report
      b. f.y.i. Bus Maintenance Facility Report
      c. f.y.i.
      St. Martin High School Progress Report
      c. f.y.i.
      Change Directive - St. Martin High School
      d. f.y.i. Change Order - St. Martin High School
      e. f.y.i. JCSD Construction Project Outline
      f. Approve Contract to Re-Roof VoTech Building
    2. f.y.i. October 12, 2009 - School Board Tour - Vancleave Attendance Center
    3. f.y.i. Letter to Jackson County Board of Supervisors for St. Martin
    4. Approve Scholastic Book Fair - East Central Lower Elementary School
    5. Approve Scholastic Book Fair - East Central Upper Elementary School
    6. Approve Scholastic Book Fair - St. Martin North Elementary School
    7. Approve Scholastic Book Fair - Vancleave Lower Elementary School
    8. Approve Scholastic Book Fair - Vancleave Upper Elementary School
    9. Approve Matching Grant Application for East Central Baseball Booster Club
    10. Approve Matching Grant Application for East Central Baseball Booster Club
    11. Approve Matching Grant Application for St. Martin Diamond Club
    12. Vancleave Diamond Club Matching Grant Application (click to view)
      a. Approve Site
      b. Approve Matching Grant
      c. Approve Purchase of Metal Building (from grant amount)
    13. Approve 16th Section Leases (click to view)
    14. Approve Cancellation of Commercial Lease - Blossman Gas, Inc.
    15. Approve Cancellation of Residential Lease - Janice Mason
    16. f.y.i. Non Payment of 16th Section Rent (click to view)
    17. f.y.i. Donation from Blossman Gas, Inc.
    18. Approve Sale of 2.33 Acres to Jackson County Board of Supervisors

G. Trips (click to view list)

H. Legal Student Transfers (click to view list)

I. Licensed Educator Resignations 2009-2010

Anderson, Yenette 9th Grade Girls Basketball Coach - SM St. Martin
Bryant, Trent Teacher - SM Middle (transfer in district) St. Martin
Henson, Joshua Social Studies Teacher - SM High (transfer in district) St. Martin
High, Marcus HS Power Lifting Coach - EC East Central
O'Dea, Elizabeth SPED Teacher - SM East St. Martin
Pylate, Peggy HS Boys & Girls Cross County Coach - VC High Vancleave
Stork, Cindy Long Term Sub - EC Lower East Central
Troschesset, Megan 9th Grade Cheerleading Coach - SM St. Martin

J. Licensed Educator Recommendations 2009-2010

Anderson, Larhonda Teacher - VC Upper
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
Vancleave
Anderson, Yenette Asst Girls Basketball Coach - SM High
(8/11/09, $4,000.00 per yr., rep. C. Hilliard)
St. Martin
Barnes, Angela Math Teacher - SM Middle
(8/17/09, A-12, rep. G. Bell)
St. Martin
Bishop, Josh Boys Power Lifting Coach - EC High
(8/3/09, $1,000.00 per yr., rep. M. High)
East Central
Blake, Robert Teacher - SM Middle
(Received license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
St. Martin
Bradford, Jennifer Teacher - SM Middle
(Recommended w/12 yrs. experience, 11 yrs. have been verified. Adjust pay accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
St. Martin
Brister, Heather Teacher - VC Upper
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
Vancleave
Bryant, Trent 9th Grade Boys Basketball Coach - SM
(8/6/09, $3,000.00 per yr., rep. J. Henson)
St. Martin
Bryant, Trent Social Studies Teacher - SM High
(8/6/09, rep. J. Henson)
St. Martin
Burlson, Danelle Science Teacher - VC High
(8/3/09, $100.00 per day, long term sub for S. Harrison)
Vancleave
Clement, Mike Asst Boys Basketball - SM High
(8/6/09, $4,000.00 per yr., new position)
St. Martin
Cooper, Melody Title I Extended Day Tutor - SM East
(9/15/09, $22.00 per hr.)
St. Martin
Cummings, Lawana Title I Extended Day Tutor - SM East
(9/15/09, $22.00 per hr.)
St. Martin
Duran, Susan Teacher - SM Upper
(Recommended w/14 yrs. experience, 13 yrs. have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
St. Martin
Fields, Jenny SPED Inclusion Teacher - SM East
(9/8/09, A-1, rep. E. O'Dea)
St. Martin
Funk, Paul Boys & Girls Cross County Coach - VC High
(8/5/09, Boys - $2,000.00 per yr., Girls - $2,000.00 per yr., rep. P. Pylate)
Vancleave
Gianelloni, Marcelle After School Tutor - SM High
(8/10/09, $22.00 per hr., new position)
St. Martin
Gray, Linda After School Tutor - SM High
(8/18/09, $22.00 per hr., new position)
St. Martin
Harrington, Angella Teacher - EC Upper
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
East Central
Harris, Anastasia Teacher - SM High
(Received license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
St. Martin
Harris, Anita Teacher - SM High
(Received upgrade in license. No change in pay, pay by MIP for JROTC.)
St. Martin
Havis, Stacey Social Studies Teacher - EC High
(8/2/409, A-9, rep. G. Brochard)
East Central
Henson, Joshua Teacher - SM Middle
(8/10/09, rep. T. Bryant)
St. Martin
Henson, Karen ELL / Homeless Tutor - District Wide
(9/8/09, $22.00 per hr.)
District Wide
Howard, Lindey Teacher - VC High
(Recommended w/3 yrs. experience, 2 yrs. have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
Vancleave
Huff, Lindsey Girls Track Coach - EC Middle
(8/3/09, $1,500.00 per yr., rep. D. Denmark)
East Central
Huff, Lindsey Girls Track Coach - EC High
(8/3/09, $1,500.00 per yr., rep. D. Denmark)
East Central
Huff, Samuel Teacher - EC Upper
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/11/09.)
East Central
Hurley, Suzanne Tutor - EC Upper
(9/1/09, $22.00 per hr., funded through Title I)
East Central
Johnson, Connie Teacher - VC High
(Recommended w/34 yrs. experience, 33 yrs. have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
Vancleave
Kuhn, Shannon 1st Grade Teacher - SM North
(8/24/09, $100.00 per day, long term sub - new position)
St. Martin
Kuhn, Shannon 1st Grade Teacher - SM North
(9/3/09, A-1, new position)
St. Martin
LaMaire, Leigh 2nd Grade Teacher - EC Lower
(8/25/09, A-0, rep. L. Koen (transfer in district))
East Central
Lamey, Kimberly SPED Teacher - VC Middle
(8/20/09, A-1, rep. M. Jones)
Vancleave
Lancaster, Lisa Teacher - EC Upper
(Recommended w/7 yrs. experience, 6 yrs. have been verified. Adjust pay accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
East Central
Law, Jason 7th Grade Head Football Coach, 7th Grade Boys Basketball Coach - EC Middle
(8/3/09, $3,000.00 per yr. & $1,500.00 per yr., rep. T. Horne)
East Central
Lee, Charlotte Extended Day Tutor - SM Upper
(9/14/09, $22.00 per hr.)
St. Martin
Lepoma, Dean Girls Head Soccer Coach - SM High
(8/1/09, $4,000.00 per yr., rep. Q. Erwin)
St. Martin
Lockhart, Kara Tutor - EC Upper
(9/1/09, $22.00 per hr., funded through Title I)
East Central
Long, Raquel Director ACS - SM North
(8/5/09, $17.00 per hr., continue position as director)
St. Martin
Lovelace, Shirley SPED Homebound Teacher - SM High
(8/5/09, $36.58 per hr.)
St. Martin
Magowan, Cheryl Teacher - SM Upper
(Recommended w/3 yrs. experience. 4 yrs. have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly, effective 8/3/09.)
St. Martin
McGaugh, David Teacher AEST Ag Science, Ag Plants, Ag Mechanics - EC High
(8/13/09, A-1, rep. T. Akins)
East Central
Martin, Theresa After School Tutor - VC Middle
(8/17/19, $22.00 per hr.)
Vancleave
Middleton, Reginald Teacher - SM High
(Receive upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
St. Martin
Powell, John Teacher - EC Middle
(Recommended w/29 yrs. experience, 28 yrs. have been verified. Adjust salary accordingly, effective 8/3/09.)
East Central
Rigdon, Zach Computer Discovery / HS Asst Boys Basketball - VC Middle
(8/3/09, A-0, rep. J. Russell & C. Layton)
Vancleave
Robertson, Jackie Tutor - EC Upper
(9/1/09, $22.00 per hr., funded through Title I)
East Central
Sheehan, Kathy 2nd Grade Teacher - SM East
(8/24/09, AA-21, new position)
St. Martin
Sherwood, Melissa After School Tutor - SM High
(8/10/09, $22.00 per hr., new position)
St. Martin
Shoemaker, Heidi Tutor - EC Upper
(9/1/09, $22.00 per hr., funded through Title I)
East Central
Smith, April Choral Director - SM High
(8/1/09, $3,000.00 per yr., rep. K. Thornton)
St. Martin
Stork, Cindy Long Term Sub - EC Lower
(8/3/09, $100.00 per day, sub until position filled for new K section)
East Central
Stork, Cindy Tutor - EC Upper
(9/1/09, $22.00 per hr., funded through Title I)
East Central
Sullivan, Cherie Teacher - VC Upper
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
Vancleave
Toncrey, Tonya After School Care Worker - SM East
(8/11/09, $14.00 per hr., new position)
St. Martin
Tracy, Kathy Teacher - SM North
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
St. Martin
Vehos, Lynn Teacher - EC Middle
(Received license, adjust salary accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
East Central
Walters, Kelly Tutor - EC Upper
(9/1/09, $22.00 per hr., funded through Title I)
East Central
Waltman, Victoria 9th Grade Cheerleading Coach - SM
(8/1/09, $1,500.00 per yr., rep. M. Trochesset)
St. Martin
White, Penny Teacher - EC Middle
(Received upgrade in license. Adjust salary accordingly effective 8/3/09.)
East Central
After School Tutor - EC Lower (click to view) (9/17/09, $22.00 per hr.) East Central
After School Tutor - EC Middle (click to view) (8/17/09, $22.00 per hr.) East Central
SATP Tutors - EC High (click to view) (8/1/09, $22.00 per hr.) East Central
Burke, Sarah
Cox, Pamela
Cox, Tricia
Henley, Stella
Summer, Dana
Title I After School Tutor - SM East
(9/15/09, $22.00 per hr.)
St. Martin
Cooper, Melody
Elmore, Amy
Killeen, Tiffany
McMillan, Sandra
Mott, Denise
Romero, Sandra
Smith, Kelly
Tracy, Kathy
Wilson, Shannon
After School Tutor - SM North
(9/1/09, $22.00 per hr.)
St. Martin
After School Tutor - SM Upper (click to view) (9/8/09, $22.00 per hr.) St. Martin
Ainsworth, Jamie
Batia, Angela
Baygents, Tina
Blackston, Veronica
Davis, Elenora
Dennison, Amanda
Dennison, Danielle
Foster, Martha
Hall, Cecilia
Krizman, Charlotte
Massey, Julie
Montgomery, Virginia
McLaughlin, Virginia
Rowlands, Pam
Tootles, Stephanie
After School Tutor - SM Middle
(8/25/09, $22.00 per hr.)
St. Martin
After School Tutor - SM High (click to view) (8/10/09, $22.00 per hr.) St. Martin
After School Tutor - VC Middle (click to view) (8/17/09, $22.00 per hr.) Vancleave
Bennett, Barbara
Everett, Michelle
Fletcher, Sandra
Hay, Teresa
Heffner, Gena
Henderson, Judy
Howard, Lindey
Kortman, Ann
After School English Tutor - Vancleave HS
(8/17/09, $22.00 per hr.)
Vancleave

Brown, Debra
Brown, Scott
Fisher, Macy

Lambes, Robert
Slade, Tom

After School History Tutor - Vancleave HS
(8/17/09, $22.00 per hr.)
Vancleave
Ardner, Millie
Guy, Shirley
Jennings, Suzanne
Smith, Gai
Tanner, Julie
Tootle, Karen
Turner, Lynn
After School Math Tutor - Vancleave HS
(8/17/09, $22.00 per hr.)
Vancleave
Barnes, Carol
Harrison, Suzanne
Hudson, Kathy
Hunt, Karen
Hunt, Roberta
Salter, Leslie
After School Science Tutor - Vancleave HS
(8/17/09, $22.00 per hr.)
Vancleave
Garrison, Amy
Hults, Lynn
Johnson, Connie
Landers, Veronica
Shemwell, Gail
After School SPED Tutor - Vancleave HS
(8/17/09, $22.00 per hr.)
Vancleave

K. Non-Licensed Educator Resignations 2009-2010

Bertran, Winnie Bus Driver - VC Vancleave
Blalock, Cassandra Bus Driver - VC Vancleave
Crigler, Blair Educational Interpreter - SPED - SM Upper St. Martin
Dykes, Karen SPED Aide - EC (transfer in district) East Central
Emmons, Jo Ella DD Route Driver - EC (transfer in district) East Central
Ferguson, Barbara Full Time Food Service Worker - SM High St. Martin
Forehand, Patricia Custodian - SM Upper (transfer in district) St. Martin
Hilliard, Chalandra HS Asst Girls Basketball Coach - SM St. Martin
Keleher, Victoria Bus Driver - SM St. Martin
Livingston, Joshua Housekeeper - SM High St. Martin
Matthews, Laura Bus Driver - VC Vancleave
Nelson, Bradley Bus Driver - EC East Central
Patterson, Paula Bus Driver - EC (transfer in district) East Central
Rivers, Joesie Custodian - EC Middle (transfer in district) East Central
Roberts, Melissa 1st Grade Asst - SM North (transfer in district) St. Martin
Seymour, Lisa Teacher Asst. - SM East St. Martin
Simmons, Cheryl Transition Specialist - MGCCC (transfer in district) SPED

L. Non-Licensed Educator Recommendations 2009-2010

Blalock, Jeffery Bus Driver - VC
(8/5/09, rep. W. Bertran)
Vancleave
Bowers, Joseph Student Worker - VC Upper
(8/19/09, $7.25 per hr.)
Vancleave
Calcote, Teresa Title I After School Tutor - SM East
(9/15/09, $12.00 per hr.)
St. Martin
Cassidy, Patty Jo After School Care Worker - SM East
(8/11/09, $14.00 per hr., new position)
St. Martin
Craig, Samuel Bus Driver - SM
(8/5/09, rep. V. Keleher)
St. Martin
deLlacer, Kathy SPED Bus Driver - VC
(8/5/09, rep. W. Pastor)
Vancleave
Derouen, Blake Student After School Care Worker - SM East
(8/11/09, $9.00 per hr., new position)
St. Martin
Duncan, Sandra K Teacher Asst - VC Lower
(8/5/09, change in hours from 7.5 hrs. to 7 hrs. per day)
Vancleave
Durham-Phinisee, Britney SPED Educational Interpreter - SM Upper
(8/20/09, rep. B. Crigler)
St. Martin
Dykes, Karen DD Route Driver - EC
(8/5/09, rep. J. Emmons)
East Central
Edwards, Timothy 7th Grade Asst Football Coach - VC High
(8/3/09, $2500.00 per yr.)
Vancleave
Emmons, Jo Ella SPED Aide - EC
(8/6/09, rep. K. Dykes)
East Central
Forehand, Patricia Housekeeper - SM High
(8/5/09, rep. J. Livingston)
St. Martin
Garner, Sharon After School Tutor - SM High
(8/10/09, $12.00 per hr., new position)
St. Martin
Hay, Teresa Mock Trial Coach - VC High
(8/25/09, $500.00 per yr.)
Vancleave
Henderson, Judy Speech / Debate Coach - VC High
(8/25/09, $500.00 per yr.)
Vancleave
Henson, Karen Bus Aide - SM
(8/5/09, rep. P. Bosarge)
St. Martin
Hilliard, Chalandra 9th Grade Girls Basketball Coach - SM
(8/11/09, $3,000.00 per yr., rep. Y. Anderson)
St. Martin
Hubal, Joseph SPED Transition Specialist - MGCCC
(8/5/09, rep. C. Simmons)
SPED
Johnson, Amy Bus Driver - VC
(9/1/09, rep. D. Blalock)
Vancleave
Johnson, Denise K Teacher Asst - VC Lower
(8/5/09, change in hours from 7.5 hrs. to 7 hrs. per day)
Vancleave
Jordan, Sybil Part - Time Food Service Worker - VC Middle
(9/2/09, rep. M. Havis)
Vancleave
Ladnier, Rebecca Temp Help - EC Middle
(7/15/09, $11.97 per hr., as needed)
East Central
Mann, Christopher 7th Grade Head Football Coach - VC
(8/5/09, $3,000 per yr., vacant position)
Vancleave
Martin, Brian Student Worker - SM High
(8/5/09, $7.25 per hr., new position)
St. Martin
McDonald, Michelle Bus Driver - EC
(8/24/09, rep. B. Nelson)
East Central
Miller, Robin After School Care Worker - SM North
(8/28/09, $14.00 per hr.)
St. Martin
Mizelle, Rebecca 2nd Grade Teacher Asst - VC Lower
(8/5/09, change in hours from 7.5 hrs. to 7 hrs. per day)
Vancleave
Overstreet, Edward Student Worker - VC
(8/1/09, $7.25 per hr., new position)
Vancleave
Overstreet, Melissa Part - Time Food Service Worker - VC High
(8/24/09, rep. K. Carter)
Vancleave
Patterson, Paula Bus Driver - SM
(8/5/09, rep. D. Williams)
St. Martin
Peoples, Dawn Co-Director After School Care - SM North
(9/15/09, $17.00 per hr.)
St. Martin
Perry, Breanne After School Care Worker - SM North
(8/28/09, $14.00 per hr.)
St. Martin
Rivers, Josie Title I Asst - EC Lower
(9/14/09, rep. D. Johnson)
East Central
Roberts, Jacquline 1st Grade Teacher Asst - SM North
(9/15/09, rep. M. Roberts)
St. Martin
Roberts, Mellisa Life Skills Asst - SM Upper
(8/31/09, new position)
St. Martin
Ransom, Samatha After School Adult Worker - SM North
(8/28/09, $14.00 per hr.)
St. Martin
Rosetti, Nicholas ASC Student Worker - SM North
(8/24/09, $9.00 per hr.)
St. Martin
Rudolph, Steven Job Coach - EC High
(8/5/09, $16.26 per hr.)
East Central
Santacruz, Misty 1st Grade Teacher Asst - SM North
(9/3/09, new position)
St. Martin
Seymour, Shelly Adult ASC Worker - SM North
(8/24/09, $14.00 per hr.)
St. Martin
Simmons, Cheryl Personal Asst - VC High
(8/5/09, new position)
Vancleave
Smith, Trey After School Student Worker - EC
(8/3/09, $7.25 per hr., rep. T. Parker)
East Central
Torries, Jennifer Bus Driver - SM
(8/5/09, rep. L. Alderman)
St. Martin
Tran, Tina Student Worker - SM High
(8/5/09, $7.25 per hr., rep. P. Nguyen)
St. Martin
Trebotich, Donna Part - Time Food Service Worker - VC Lower
(8/24/09, rep. T. Yennie)
Vancleave
Vecchio, Mario Student Worker - Vo-Tech
(8/10/09, $7.25 per hr., rep. G. Allen)
Vo - Tech
White, Dana Student Office Worker - VC Lower
(8/24/09, $7.25 per hr.)
Vancleave
Windham, Jeffery 1st Grade Teacher Asst - SM East
(8/24/09, rep. L. Seymour)
St. Martin
Young, JoAnn Bus Driver - SM
(8/5/09, rep. P. Richards)
St. Martin
Derouen, Paula
Hall, Bryana
Heuser, Casey
Kahl, Kim
Rodriguez, Katrina
Thompson, Connie
Winans, Nicole
Payne, Courtney
After School Tutor - SM North
(9/1/09, $12.00 per hr.)
St. Martin
Dunkin, Erica
Jones, Alicia
Montgomery, Danielle
Montgomery, Sharon
Seymour, Shelley
Shields, Rita
Adults ASC Worker - SM North
(8/24/09, $14.00 per hr.)
St. Martin

M. Licensed Transfers within District 2009-2010

Balius, Donna From: 4th Grade Teacher - SM Upper
To: 5th Grade Teacher - SM Upper
St. Martin
Brochard, Gretchen From: Social Studies - EC High
To: SPED 9-12 - EC High
East Central
Koen, Lisa From: 2nd Grade Teacher - EC Lower
To: K Teacher - EC Lower
East Central
Powell, Tammie From: 5th Grade Teacher - SM Upper
To: 4th Grade Teacher - SM Upper
St. Martin

N. Non - Licensed Transfers within District 2009-2010

Johnson, Darla From: Title I Asst - EC Lower
To: K Asst -EC Lower
East Central

 

O. Executive Session

1. Student Cases (click to view)

2. Donated Days - Houseman (click to view)

3. Personnel

 

Next Meeting - Monday, October 12, 2009
Vancleave Attendance Center


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