Volume 52, Number 27

fourteen pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, July 2, 2015

Board of Education meeting

The Pickett County Board of Education met Thursday, September 17, 2009 at 7:00 p.m. at the office of the director of schools with the following members present: John Reagan, Chairman, Jerry Mitchell and Jimmy Storie. Terrell Garner was absent.
Motion by Jimmy Storie seconded by Jerry Mitchell to adopt the agenda and approve the minutes from the August 10, 2009 meeting. All ayes.
Motion by John Reagan seconded by Jimmy Storie to elect Jerry Mitchell as chairman of the board for 2009-2010. John Reagan-aye, Jimmy Storie-aye, Jerry Mitchell-pass.
Motion by Jimmy Storie seconded by John Reagan to elect Terrell Garner as vice-chairman of the board for 2009-2010. All ayes.
Motion by John Reagan seconded by Jimmy Storie to amend the following policies first reading. All ayes.
1. Fixed Asset Policy
2. #4.6011 Homework
3. #4.602 Class Ranking
4. #6.313 Discipline Procedures
Motion by Jerry Mitchell seconded by John Reagan to amend the following policies-second reading. All ayes.
1. #5.300 Short Term Leaves of Absence
2. #3.400 Student Transportation Management
3. #4.401 Textbook Selection, Distribution and Care
Motion by Jimmy Storie and seconded by john Reagan to approve resolution to county commission concerning Federal project fund. All ayes.
Motion by Jerry Mitchell seconded by Jimmy Storie to change the date of the October board meeting to Thursday, October 8, 2009. All ayes.
Motion by John Reagan and seconded by Jimmy Storie to amend travel policy to set mileage rate at .46 per mile. First reading. All ayes.
Motion by Jimmy Storie and seconded by John Reagan to adjourn. All ayes.

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