Board of Education June 8th meeting
The Pickett County Board of Education met Monday, June 8,
2009 with the following members present: John Reagan, Chairman,
Jerry Mitchell and Jimmy Storie. Terrell Garner was absent.
â€¢Motion by Jerry Mitchell seconded Jimmy Storie to adopt the
agenda and approve the minutes from the May 11, 2009 meeting.
â€¢Motion by Jimmy Storie seconded by John Reagan to amend
Policy #4.209 Alternative Credit Options as follows: Delete section
on Correspondence Courses; add following; Add to number 6.
"or during the summer term. The summer term will be determined
by the principal and the teacher of record. add to 7. Students
who fail courses may repeat an approved on-line course
their grade on record will be an average of the failed grade and
the on-line course grade." Second reading. Motion passed.
â€¢Motion by John Reagan and seconded by Jerry Mitchell to
adopt the TSSAA Heat Index Policy, which states: "No activities
will be allowed when the heat index at the location of the activity
is in excess of 104 degrees. This includes practices and contests
at any level (middle and high school), this also includes Pee
Wee Football." Second reading. Motion passed.
â€¢Motion by Jerry Mitchell seconded by John Reagan to accept
the propane gas bid for the 2009-2010 school year from Tri-
County Propane Gas for .989 cents per gallon. Motion passed.
â€¢Motion by Jimmy Storie seconded by John Reagan to acept
the trash pick up from Larry Brown for the 2009-2010 school
year. Motion passed.
â€¢Motion by John Reagan seconded by Jerry Mitchell to give
the director of schools the authority to adjust line items within
the different categories fo the budget. Motion passed.
â€¢Motion by Jimmy Storie seconded by John Reagan to approve
budget amendments for federal projects as approved by the state.
â€¢Motion by Jimmy Storie seconded Jerry Mitchell to adjourn.
The next board meeting will be Thursday, July 9, 2009.