Local News

March 3, 2014

Agendas for tonight's Whitfield Board of Education meetings

Called Board Meeting

Whitfield County Board of Education

1306 S. Thornton Ave.

March 3, 2014

5 p.m.


1. Call to Order

2. Executive Session

3. Student Tribunal Appeal Decision

4. Adjournment

Called Work Session

Whitfield County Board of Education

1306 S. Thornton Ave.

March 3, 2014

5:30 p.m.

I. Call to Order & Roll Call

I. Adoption of Agenda

I. Executive Session

I. Adjournment

Regular meeting

March 3, 2014

6:30 p.m.

I. Call to Order & Roll Call

I. Adoption of Agenda

I. Pledge of Allegiance

I. Moment of Silent Reflection

I. Inspirations

I. Recognitions/Presentations

• Southeast Students Place at the Georgia DECA Region 5A Competition

• Target Recycling – New Hope Middle School, 2nd Place Overall in State, Pleasant Grove Elementary School, 3rd Place Overall in State

• Youth Art Month Recognition and Proclamation

• 2014 Governor’s Honors Program Nominees

• Board Member Appreciation – Week of March 17-21, 2014

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

I. Approval of Minutes for February 3, 2014 and February 5, 2014

I. Purchase Orders Over $25,000                                               

II. Financials

• General Funds

• Capital Projects Funds

I. Superintendent Report

• Teaching and Learning    

• Minimum Direct Classroom Expenditures (65%) Waiver

• Striving Readers Grant

• Amended 2013-2014 School Calendar

• Operations                            

• Easement Request from Georgia Northwestern Technical College

• Facilities Project Updates

• Support Services

• Personnel

I. Previous Business

I. New Business

• First Reading of Change in Board Policy: Wellness Program: EEE

• First Reading of Change in Board Policy: Food Service Management: EE

• First Reading of Change in Board Policy: Employee Tobacco Use: GAN

• First Reading of Change in Board Policy: Student Tobacco Use: JCDAA

• Donation Check for New Freezer in Concession Stand at Southeast High School

• Donation Check for Tennis Courts Renovation at Valley Point Middle School

• Donation Check for Cameras/Door Buzzer at New Hope Elementary

• Release and Settlement Agreement with Perkins & Will

• North GA EMC Contract

I. Adjourn



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