PCSSD - Summary of Board Operations, March 2014

Summary of Board Operations, March 2014

On June 20, 2011 the Arkansas Department of Education removed the Pulaski County School Board of Education and Superintendent, Dr. Charles L. Hopson, and took control of the District.  Dr. Tom Kimbrell, Commissioner of the Arkansas Department of Education, serves in the stead of PCSSD Board of Education. 

Dr. Jerry D. Guess was selected as the Superintendent of the Pulaski County Special School District, effective July 1, 2011, and continues to serve in that role.


  1. Elementary Racial Composition Report
  2. Secondary Racial Composition Report       

Old Business

  1. Revision of Board Regulation IKFB-R – 2nd  Reading – At the request of Dr. Kimbrell, the revision of IKFB-R was resubmitted as a 1st Reading
  2. Revision of Board Policy IKF – 2nd Reading – The proposed revision of Board Policy IKF as a 1st reading is on hold awaiting response from ADE
  3. Approval of revision of Board Policy JFAB and Regulation JFAB-R
  4. Approval of revision of Board Policy JFABC and Regulation JFABC-R
  5. Approval of revision of Board Regulation JLCD-R
  6. Approval of revision of Board Regulation JM-R

New Business

  1. Approval of removing (2) delivery trucks from warehouse fleet
  2. Approval of installation of Primex monitoring system for Food Services
  3. Resolution of PCSSD exemption from provisions of Act 1227
  4. Approval of technology update and purchase of software for band rooms
  5. Approval of auctioning Amtran busses
  6. Approval of auctioning New Holland Tractor
  7. Approval of revised Energy Management System Technician I position description – This item did not receive approval pending further information
  8. Approval of purchasing two new activity busses
  9. Approval of auctioning unit 37
  10. Approval of legal transfer applications to North Little Rock School District

Consent Agenda

  1.  Summary of operations - Approved
  2.  Expulsions - Approved
  3.  Personnel - Approved
  4.  Payment of Bills - Approved
  5.  Financial Report - Approved
  6.  Financial Distress Report - Approved