Public Meeting Agenda: May 4, 2017 at 6:30 PM - Board of Education Regular Meeting

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May 4, 2017 at 6:30 PM - Board of Education Regular Meeting Agenda

May 4, 2017 at 6:30 PM - Board of Education Regular Meeting
Call to Order
Approval of the Agenda
Recommended Motion(s):  Motion to approve the agenda Passed with a motion by Board Member #1 and a second by Board Member #2.
Action(s):
Motion to approve the agenda Passed with a motion by Mr. Randall Jones and a second by Mrs. Jane Thomas.
  • Mr. Jerry Greene: Yes
  • Mr. Michael Hughes: Yes
  • Mr. Mark Ireson: Yes
  • Mr. Randall Jones: Yes
  • Mr. Matthew Spivey: Yes
  • Mrs. Jane Thomas: Yes
  • Mr. Dan Wells: Absent
No Action(s) have been added to this Agenda Item.
Consent Agenda
Meeting Minutes from April 3, 2017
Meeting Minutes from the April 27, 2017 Called Meeting
Field Trip Requests
Removal of Colonial Heights Modulars
Attachments:
Public Comment
Communications to the Board
Director's Comments
South JROTC Cadet Andrew Davison
National Police Week May 14 - 20
UTrust Grant Winners
Rationale: 

School

Amount

Purpose

Teacher

Blountville Elementary

$4,578

Cross-curricular learning opportunities

Catherine Vaughn-Keen

Holston Elementary

$4,140

Differentiated instruction based on our state standards through technology use in math, science, and language arts

Rebecca Smith

Holston Valley Middle

$4,696

Assistive technology for special needs students.

Kevin Hess

Ketron Elementary

$500

Allows hands on learning that will enable students to master Science standards.

Mary Beth Ritz

Miller Perry Elementary

$4,295

LEGO Literacy Project Plan

Gina Zimmerman

Sullivan Central High

$4,540

Station Rotation: Ensuring Differentiation in the Social Studies Classroom

Kristy Sproles

Sullivan Central High

$4,720

Student piano Lab

Denise McReynolds

Sullivan East High

$4,145

Allows students to completelevel 4 courses which requires a digital portfolio to be created by each student in East Health Occupations.

Teresa Cassell

Sullivan North High

$4,200

Bringing STEM to life through aquaponics

Lucas Carr

Sullivan South High

$4,541

Unveiling a new world to students through digital microscopy

Courtney Lawson

Weaver Elementary

$4,720

Provide more opportunities for differentiated instruction, remediation, and enrichment.

Tracy Latham

Emmett Elementary

$2,125

Technology for alternative assessment for special students

Cheryl Chandler



Dollar General Donation
Employee Recognition Night
Board Chairman Comments
Unfinished Business
Policy 4.406 Use of the Internet/Use of Computer Systems - Adoption
Attachments:
Purchase of Middle School (Weaver Pike) Property, and approval of documents related to Middle School Property, including:
Acceptance of Assignment of Purchase Agreement
Attachments:
Authorization of Notice of Closing to Sellers
Agreement to Delay Closing of 15.23 acres of Weaver Pike Property
Attachments:
Purchase of High School (Lynn Road) Property and approval of documents related to Middle School Property, including:
Acceptance of Assignment of Purchase Agreement
Attachments:
Authorization of Notice of Closing to Seller
Approval of other necessary and appropriate documents and authorization to take such action as appropriate to proceed to closing on Middle School Property and High School Property, including selection of closing agent.
New Business
Approval of Tenure Applications
Rationale:  See attached list of teachers recommended for tenure.
Attachments:
CKLA - K-5 ELA Curriculum
Special Course Requests
Sullivan Central - Microbiology
Attachments:
Sullivan Central - Leadership
Sullivan Central - Freshman Orientation
Attachments:
Sullivan East - Survey of World Mythology
Attachments:
Increase Middle School Athletic Prices
Rationale: 

Request to increase Middle School Athletic ticket prices by $1.00.

Adults - $4.00

Students - $2.00

Family Max - $10.00

 

This increase is to offset the continual increase of officiating fees.  Some neighboring counties are also making an increase.

Securing eRate Category 2 Funding
Attachments:
BEP Teacher Funds Recommendation
Attachments:
Focus Schools Grant
Attachments:
Title X McKinney - Vento Budget Amendment
Attachments:
GP Budget Amendment
Attachments:
Adjournment
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