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 July 1, 2014, Mr. Tony Wood became the Commissioner of Education. Accordingly, Commissioner Wood now serves in the stead of PCSSD Board of Education.
Approval of Arkansas Leadership Academy contracts
Approval of agreement with North Little Rock School District
Re: payments to PCSSD due to County Assessor error
Approval of student transfer from Cabot Public Schools
Approval of compassionate student transfer
Approval of Tuition Agreement – Youth Home, Inc.
Approval of Tuition Agreement – The Pointe
Approval of Cisco license renewal
Approval of purchase of Edgenuity software
Approval of renewal of Renaissance Learning, Inc., software subscription
Approval of purchase of Apple iPads
Approval of purchase of iPad carts
Approval of hand railings at Maumelle High Auditorium
Revision of Board Policy JLCB and JLCB-R 1st reading