PCSSD - Summary of Board Operations, May 2013

Summary of Board Operations, May 2013

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, Arkansas Department of Education, will serve in the stead of PCSSD Board of Education. Former Superintendent Bobby Lester and Phyllis Stewart, ADE, were appointed as liaisons for the District by the Department of Education. Dr. Jerry D. Guess was selected as the Superintendent of the Pulaski County Special School District, effective July 1, 2011.
May 1, 2013

Old Business

  1. Approval to Amendment to 2013-2014 Support Staff Allocations

New Business

  1. Approval of Demolition of Scott Junior High Building
  2. Approval of Resolution declaring PCSSD exempt from School Choice of 2013
  3. Approval of HP Switching Infrastructure for Maumelle Middle School
  4. Approval of HP Switching Infrastructure for Northwood Middle School
  5. Approval of HP Switching Infrastructure for Robinson Middle School
  6. Approval of French Horns for band programs
  7. Approval of 18 Low Brass Instruments for band programs
May 14, 2013
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, Arkansas Department of Education, will serve in the stead of PCSSD Board of Education. Former Superintendent Bobby Lester and Phyllis Stewart, ADE, were appointed as liaisons for the District by the Department of Education. Dr. Jerry D. Guess was selected as the Superintendent of the Pulaski County Special School District, effective July 1, 2011.

New Business

  1. Approval of Auction of Three Delivery Trucks
  2. Approval of Financial Audit and the response to the findings
  3. Approval of purchase of Blackboard Learning Management System
  4. Approval Cabling Infrastructure for Robinson Middle School
  5. Approval Cabling Infrastructure for Northwood Middle School
  6. Approval Cabling Infrastructure for Maumelle Middle School
  7. Approval of Aerohive for Maumelle Middle School, Northwood Middle School and Robinson Middle School
  8. Approval of CGI/Extending Children’s Mathematics Training
  9. Approval of site licenses for Explore Learning Gizmos and Reflex Math
  10. Approval of retreat for Jacksonville High School
  11. Approval of new model for Alternative Learning Education for 2013-2014
  12. Approval of purchase of software for TESS training
  13. Approval of sponsoring teachers to attend ESL Academy
  14. Approval of purchase of Bus Mounted Cameras and Radios
  15. Approval of Classified Personnel Policies Committee Proposal
  16. Resolution to declare P.C.S.S.D. exempt from the provisions of Act 1227

Consent Agenda

  1. Summary of District Operations for May, 2013
  2. Expulsions
  3. Personnel
  4. Bills for Payment
  5. Financial Report
  6. Fiscal Distress Report