August 2, 2013

Agenda for Monday's Whitfield County Board of Education meeting



August 5, 2013

6:30 p.m.

Call to Order & Roll Call

Adoption of Agenda

Pledge of Allegiance

Moment of Silent Reflection


Project Search Awarded 60% to 100% Employment Outcome Award

Southeast High School Soccer Team for 2012-2013

Northwest High School Soccer Team for 2012-2013

Hearing of Individuals and/or Delegations – Please limit comments to 3 minutes

Approval of Minutes for July 15, 2013

Purchase Orders over $25,000

Bus Request


General Funds

Capital Project Funds

Superintendent Report

Teaching and Learning

Class Size Resolution for 2013-2014 (Amendment)

Non-Negotiable Practices for High Student Performance

Discuss the 3 Reviews – Fall/Winter/Spring – Dr. Gilreath


ADA Retrofit Bid

Surplus of Buses

Eastbrook In-Kind Demolition Update

STEM Lab Updates

State Funding Application Update

Bid Closing: August 6th – Southeast High School Athletics Construction and Dug Gap Elementary Parking Lot

Support Services

After School Care Employees

School Nutrition Bids


Previous Business

Second Reading of Board Policy JGFGB: Concussion Management

Second  Reading of Board Policy KG: Use of School Facilities

Second Reading of Board Policy GBC: Professional Personnel Recruitment

Second Reading of Board Policy JBC(4): Awarding Units and Transferring Credit

Second Reading of Board Policy GBRIG: Federal Family and Medical Leave ACT

New Business

Contract with Dr. Jan Otter, EIP Specialist

Request to change October Meeting Date to Monday October 14, 2013    

Board Member Reports


Whitfield County Board of Education

Louis Fordham – Chairman

Bill Worley – Vice Chairman

Thomas Barton

Rodney Lock

Tony Stanley

Judy Gilreath, Superintendent