PCSSD - Summary of Board Operations, June, 2015

Summary of Board Operations, June, 2015

On June 20, 2011, the State Board of Education exercised authority pursuant to the Omnibus Education Act of 2003 allowing the state to take over operations of the Pulaski County Special School District (“the District”). Commissioner Kimbrell appointed Dr. Jerry Guess as superintendent. Dr. Jerry Guess will administratively operate the District under the supervision and approval of the Commissioner. On March 25, 2015, Mr. Johnny Key became the Commissioner of Education. Accordingly, Commissioner Key now serves in the stead of PCSSD Board of Education.


  1. Minority Participation in Athletics – Annual Report

New Business

  1. Approval of CGI/Extending Children’s Mathematics
  2. Approval of Go Math upgrade for grades K-5
  3. Approval of lunch price increases
  4. Approval of issuance of Second Lien Bonds
  5. Approval of band instrument repairs
  6. Approval of Filewave renewal
  7. Approval of demolition of Fuller Annex
  8. Approval of Mental Health Service providers
  9. Approval of 2015-2016 PCSSD Parent/Student Handbook revisions

Consent Agenda

  1. Summary of Operations - Approved
  2. Student Expulsions - Approved
  3. Personnel - Approved
  4. Payment of Bills - Approved
  5. Financial Report - Approved
  6. Fiscal Distress Financial Reports - Approved