|(Extracted from Board Minutes)|
The Calhoun County Board of Education met Monday evening at Mt. Zion.
Superintendent Ron Blankenship gave a legislative update and reported on the sixth month attendance data.
Emilio Garza gave a report on Calhoun Middle/High School.
The Medication Policy was amended and placed out for comment.
Volunteer Agreement - Wavalene McCoy; Student Transfer Requests - Talonne Mefford (grade 11) and Dillon Mefford (grade 6) from Calhoun County to Ritchie County; Out of State Conference Request - Robert Bonar - April 21-23 for the National Council of History Educators Conference; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Out of State Transportation Request - Roscoe Gainer - Washington State Community College; Marietta, Ohio on March 7; a draft regarding Graduation Policy.
The board went into a executive session to discuss personnel matters for about 30 minutes.
Retirement or resignations were approved for Chad Bartlett,
Lijiah Heiney, Michael McCartney and Susan Pitts.
A job posting was issued
for Instructional Technology Coordinator.
Employment was given to:
Lakin Board - Substitute Teacher
Jeff Church - Assistant Softball Coach
Shelly Sheets - Substitute Teacher
Donald Wilson - Assistant Baseball Coach
Bridgette Bowen - Band Director
Financial matters were approved.
The board discussed block scheduling, paper towels and student recognition.
The next special meeting is scheduled
for March 7 at the Pleasant Hill School.
Members present -
Cynthia Dale, Richard Fitzwater, Carlene Frederick, Donald Harris,
Joy Starcher and
Ronald Blankenship, Secretary.