PCSSD - Summary of Board Operations, June 2014

Summary of Board Operations, June 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.

June 3, 2014

New Business

  1. Approval of acceptance of three PPC policies adopted and referred by PCSSD Community Advisory Board. Consider approval of Administration’s Dress Code Policy – Referred back to Administration

June 10, 2014


  1. Annual Personnel Hiring and Deployment Report
  2. Extracurricular Activities Report

Old Business

  1. Approval of proposed new board policy DJI- District Credit Cards 

New Business

  1. Approval of proposed Budget of Expenditures together with Tax Levy for Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2015 to and including June 30, 2016
  2. Approval of annual instrument repairs
  3. Approval of Microsoft EES annual renewal
  4. Approval of purchasing new Kubota KX71-3 mini excavator
  5. Approval of recommendations for revision of Parent/Student Handbook for Student Conduct and Discipline 
  6. Review of revised Board Regulation JE-R – Student Attendance – 1st Reading
  7. Approval of mental health services providers for the 2015-2015 school year

Consent Agenda

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