PCSSD - Summary of Board Operations, October, 2015

Summary of Board Operations, October, 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. Special Education Monitoring Report  

Old Business

  1. Approval of 2015-2016 Support Staff Allocations
  2. Approval of amended 2015-2016 Budget

New Business

  1. Approval of Renaissance Learning, Inc.
  2. Approval of Dreambox Learning Program
  3. Approval of HP ProBook Notebooks and charging cart
  4. Approval of new ACSIP process and ACSIP Statement of Assurances
  5. Approval of Act 1120 5% Salary Increases Report
  6. Approval of Internet web filter components
  7. Approval of Lease of commercial facility and land
  8. Approval of Mack Hines Consulting, LLC
  9. Approval of From the Heart International Educational Services
  10. Approval of AAA Auction Service
  11. Approval of Report to the Public

Consent Agenda

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