Regular School Board Meeting 08/20/09 - School Board Minutes

 

Regular Board Meeting
August 20, 2009
8:00 p.m.
 
 
The McCrory School District Board of Education met in a regular meeting on Thursday, August 20, 2009 in the administration building with the following members in attendance: Jeff Reeves, Craig Reeves, Sean Williams and Lynn Simmons. The President, Jeff Reeves called the meeting to order and the following business was conducted:
 
  1.  A motion was made by Craig Reeves with a second from Lynn Simmons to approve all items on the consent agenda:
 
a.     Approval and signing of the minutes of the regular school board meeting on July 16,  2009; approval and signing of the minutes of the special board meetings held August 5, 2009, and August 10, 2009
 
b.     Financial reports, lunch, activity
 
All were in favor of the motion.
 
  1. Mrs. Janet Rudick, testing coordinator, Mr. Lincoln Daniels, high school principal, and Mr. Jimmy Lowery, elementary principal, gave an update of McCrory School District’s ACTAAP scores for the 2009 school year.
 
  1. A motion was made by Lynn Simmons with a second from Craig Reeves to adjust the adult meal prices to $1.75 for breakfast and $3.00 for lunch to meet federal requirements. All were in favor of the motion.
 
  1. A motion was made by Sean Williams with a second from Craig Reeves to approve current personnel policies for certified and classified employees and salary schedules for the 2009-2010 school year. All were in favor of the motion.
 
  1. A motion as made by Craig Reeves with a second from Lynn Simmons to approve the petition of transfer of BreAnna D. Johns and Charlie Nichole Johns from the Wynne School District to the McCrory School District. All were in favor of the motion.
 
  1. The School Board was updated on the first day of school. The school year started off very good. The enrollment number is at 650 students which is up 30 students from last year.
 
New law books are ready to be ordered.
ASBA Conference will be available to Board Members.
 
The elementary cafeteria floor will require some work before it is acceptable.
 
  1. A motion was made by Craig Reeves to do an addendum to Thomas Garner’s contract by adding one additional class period to his contract with additional salary of 1/8 of his present contract for the 2009-2010 school year only. All were in favor of the motion.
 
  1. A motion was made by Lynn Simmons with a second from Craig Reeves to issue an addendum to Ronnie Massanelli’s contract for 10 additional days plus a $1,500 stipend for coaching the senior girls’ basketball team for the 2009-2010 school year only. All were in favor of the motion.
 
  1. A motion was made by Sean Williams with a second from Craig Reeves to issue an addendum to Chris Kennon’s contract for 10 additional days plus a $1,000 stipend for coaching junior girls’ basketball for the 2009-2010 school year only. All were in favor of the motion.
 
  1. A motion was made by Lynn Simmons with a second from Sean Williams to hire Charles Morris to drive the morning town bus route. All were in favor of the motion.
 
  1. A motion was made by Lynn Simmons with a second from Craig Reeves to hire Anthony Blake Whitby as maintenance supervisor on a 250 day contract with an annual salary of $25,000. All were in favor of the motion.
 
  1. A motion was made by Craig Reeves with a second from Lynn Simmons to hire LeeAnn Wampler and Lori Cain (3rd grade), Joy Swanson and Sherri Garner (4th grade), Carla Reynolds and Cathy Brogdon (5th grade), and Kendra Immel and Jane Harris (6th grade) for after school remediation at the rate of $25.00 per hour. All were in favor of the motion.
 
  1. A motion was made by Lynn Simmons with a second from Sean Williams to hire Lauri Crow, Samantha Williams, Kenneth Opper and Laura Lucas for after school tutoring at a rate of $25.00 per hour. All were in favor of the motion.
 

A motion was made by Lynn Simmons with a second from Craig Reeves to adjourn at 9:36 p.m. All were in favor of the motion.