Know, Value & Inspire Every Child
Highlights of the regular meeting of May 21, 2013
The meeting was called to order at 8:00 AM by Chairman Kendyl Brock Hunter in the Cliff H. Hood Administrative Board Room at 136 Warriors Path.
BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT: Kendyl Brock Hunter, Jay Westmoreland, Charlie
Thomas, Barry Vandiver, Amy Crumley
BOARD MEMBERS ABSENT: None
STAFF MEMBERS PRESENT: Jeff Wilson, Sandra Dorsey, Laurie Burkett, William Sperin,
Abby Rowland, Shanna Wilkes, Kristi Smith,
Trish Harris Fussell, John Osborne
VISITORS PRESENT: Linda Erbele, White County News;
The meeting was opened with prayer by Dr. Wilson.
Ø GSBA Conference (Savannah) - reminder of the conference and registration/reservation packet given
Ø GSBA Board Evaluation/Recognition – Dr. Wilson reminded the Board that during the conference time is when the board generally looks at the Superintendent’s evaluation and the board’s self-assessment as well as board recognition status. He provided GSBA information for this.
Ø YMCA Contract – a few grammatical corrections were made to the contract and it is now ready to go to the commissioners for their approval.
Ø SPLOST Request – Dr. Wilson recommended several needed items that will be paid with SPLOST dollars and from the Pay As You Go fund from SPLOST.
Ø May State BOE Meeting Info – information was provided from the May meeting. The only item that will affect us is the on-line Georgia Virtual courses that school systems will be required to make available if students request them.
Ø Yearly Calendar – all items have been addressed and an update on graduation was given.
1. Equipment from JPN and MYES was declared used/worn out and disposition was
2. An overnight field trip for WCHS was approved.
3. School Nutrition bids were approved for SY 14.
4. No action was taken following executive session.
The meeting adjourned at 9:00 AM.