Volume 51, Number 42

twelve pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, October 16, 2014

Board members approve extension of director’s contract

The Pickett County Board of Education met Monday, Feb. 11, 2013 at 6 p.m. at the office of the director of schools with the following members present: John Reagan, Chairman, Terrell Garner, Jerry Mitchell and Jimmy Storie.
Motion by Jerry Mitchell and seconded by Terrell Garner to adopt the agenda and approve the minutes from the January 14, 2013 meeting. All ayes. Motion carried.
Motion by John Reagan and seconded Terrell Garner to approve the extension of the director's contract from July 1, 2013 through June 30, 2015. All ayes. Motion carried.
Motion by Terrell Garner seconded by Jimmy Storie to give Jane Cowan the authority to send and accept bids for photography and yearbook for the high school for the 2013-14 school year. All ayes. Motion carried.
Motion by John Reagan seconded by Jerry Mitchell to approve changes to policy #3.202 Emergency Preparedness Plan, policy #5.113 In-Service and Professional Learning Opportunities and policy #6.201 Compulsory Attendance Ages. First reading. All ayes. Motion carried.
Motion by Jimmy Storie seconded by Jerry Mitchell to approve cheerleader trip to Florida on March 21st and 22nd, 2013. All ayes. Motion carried.
Motion by Jimmy Storie seconded by John Reagan to adjourn. All ayes. Motion carried.

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