BOE conducts business as usual
At the February 14 board of education meeting, the board approved the following items:
In financial management:
ﾕ Payment of vendor listing of claims in the amount of $27,197.08.
ﾕ Payment of vendor listing of claims in the amount of $156,030.12
In personnel management:
ﾕ Resignation of Judith A. Kane, due to retirement, as teacher of second grade at Green Bank Elementary-Middle School, effective June 30, 2011.
ﾕ Resignation of Phillip C. Anderson as athletic seasonal coordinator for volleyball at Pocahontas County High School, retroactive to February 7, 2011.
ﾕ Employment of Phillip C. Anderson as golf coach at Pocahontas County High School, effective for the 2011-2012 season at a supplement of $1,200. Position pending on sufficient number of players to make a team.
ﾕ Resignation of Danial P. Lewis as school bus operator for Pocahontas County Schools, effective at the end of the 2010-2011 school year.
ﾕ Employment of Susanne F. Moats as substitute cook for Pocahontas County Schools, effective February 15, 2011, for the remainder of the 2010-2011 school year, as needed.
ﾕ Employment of E. Jamey Weber as teacher of homebound/hospitalized students for Pocahontas County Schools, at $20 per hour retroactive to January 24, 2011, for the remainder of the 2010-2011 school year, as needed.
ﾕ Employment of Jessica E. Cole and Elizabeth M. R. Sutton as substitute teachers for Pocahontas County Schools, effective February 15, 2011, for the remainder of the 2010-2011 school year, as needed.
In miscellaneous management, the board approved:
ﾕ Travel requests for February 14, 2011.
ﾕ Contract between the Pocahontas County Board of Education and David B. Wamsley to provide Psychoeducational Assessment services during the 2010-2011 school year, at a rate of $300 per Psychoeducational Assessment, $40 per rating scale and $90 per hour for conferences and consultation, not to exceed $2,500.
ﾕ Contract with the School Building Authority for roof replacement at Marlinton Middle School for a total of $148,916, with the SBA funding $111,687 and the BOE funding $37,229 from local funds.
ﾕAbolishment of the following policies: File: BCBH, Minutes of Board Meetings; File: BCBI (also KCA), Public Participation in Board Meetings; File: BCBB, Video and Audio Recording for Board of Education Meetings; File: BCBK, Closed Meetings and/or Executive Sessions; File: BD, Board Policy Development; File: BDC, Policy Adoption; File; BGA, Memberships in School Board Associations; File: BH, A Code of Ethics for School Board Members of Pocahontas County; and File: BI, Policy to Promote School Board Effectiveness.
The policies were either replaced by new policies or combined to create one policy.
ﾕ Placement of the following policies on 30-day comment: File: BCBM, Board of Education Meetings; File: BCBN, Board Policy Development and Adoption; and File: BCBP, School Board Effectiveness.
ﾕ Anthony Minter as a volunteer baseball coach at Pocahontas County High School, effective for the 2010-2011 season.