PCSSD - Summary of Board Operations, September 2014

Summary of Board Operations, September 2014

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. 

Old Business

  1.  Revision of Board Policy DJE – Purchase of Commodities – 2nd Reading -Approved

New Business

  1. Approval of Arkansas Leadership Academy contracts

  2. Approval of agreement with North Little Rock School District
    Re: payments to PCSSD due to County Assessor error

  3. Approval of student transfer from Cabot Public Schools           

  4. Approval of compassionate student transfer

  5. Approval of Tuition Agreement – Youth Home, Inc.

  6. Approval of Tuition Agreement – The Pointe

  7. Approval of Cisco license renewal

  8. Approval of purchase of Edgenuity software

  9. Approval of renewal of Renaissance Learning, Inc., software subscription

  10. Approval of purchase of Apple iPads

  11. Approval of purchase of iPad carts

  12. Approval of hand railings at Maumelle High Auditorium

  13. Revision of Board Policy JLCB and JLCB-R 1st reading

Consent Agenda

  1.  Summary of Operations -Approved
  2.  Personnel -Approved