November 3, 2011

Agenda for Monday's Whitfield Board of Education meeting



   November 7, 2011

6:30 pm  Call to Order and Roll Call

    Moment of Silent Reflection

    Inspirational and Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag – Crossroads

    Instructional Report – Crossroads


    ● Carson Aft – Commended Student in the 2012 National Merit Scholarship Program

    ● Holly Kinsey - Semifinalist in the 2012 National Merit Scholarship Competition

    ● Holly Kinsey – Selected for the 2012 United States Army All American Marching Band

    ● FCCLA Knowledge Bowl Winners

    ● State Student Advisory Council Members – Colter Creswell & Erica Manis

    ● Volunteers in Service to America (VISTA) Employee Recognition

Executive Session


Approval of Consent Agenda Items:

1.  Approval of Minutes – October 3, October 31, 2011

2.  Adoption of Agenda – November 7, 2011

3.  School Fund Raiser Requests

4.  Overnight Field Trip Requests

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

Superintendent’s Reports and Recommendations:

    A.  Teaching and Learning Reports and Recommendation

          1.  Science – Greg Bailey

          2.  Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) Update – Joe Barnett


    B.  Operations Reports and Recommendations

          1.  Construction Update

          2.  Fuel Contract Re-Bid

          3.  Contract Approval with American Auctioneers, LLC


    C.  Support Services Reports and Recommendations


    D.  Financial Reports and Recommendations

1.  General Funds 

2.  Capital Project Funds


    E.  Human Resources Reports and Recommendations

          1.  Personnel Recommendations                                                             

    F.  Previous Business

          1. Georgia Vision for Education Resolution        

                G.  New Business

          1.  First Reading of Board Policy GAK (1): Criminal Background Check

          2.  Georgia School Boards Association Partnership Commendation


Board Members Comments and Reports

Other Information Included in Board Member Packets


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