•  Board Notes/Agenda from

    Monday, April 4, 2011

    Board of Education Meeting

     

    GENERAL

     

             Call to Order and Adoption of Agenda � Chairman Steve DeBerry

             Opening Devotional

             Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America

    o   Page Street Elementary � 5th Grade National Honor Society Members

      A.J. Bulthuis

      Jenniyah Ingram

      Angelina Soulasinh

     
    PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD

     
    RECOGNITIONS - The Board Recognized the following individuals.
     
    • Resolution of Esteem - (Enclosure)
      • Dorothy Boney Garriss
    • Montgomery County Schools Community Partnership Award  
      • Rodney Webb � East Middle School
    •  Montgomery County Schools Making a Difference Award�Middle School Level
      •  April Hurley, East Middle School
      • Robert Dunn, East Middle School
    • Energy Star Award
      • Page Street Elementary
      • Montgomery Learning Academy

        CONSENT AGENDA - The Board approved the consent agenda

       
      • Board Minutes:  March 7, 2011 Regular Meeting � (Enclosure) � Carol Hardee
      • Personnel and Auxiliary Reports � (Enclosure)  Kevin Lancaster
      • Budget Amendment 13 & 14 � (Enclosure) � Kathy Johnson
      • Liquidation of Met Life � (Enclosure) � Kathy Johnson

      I.  NC Public Schools Will Produce Globally Competitive Students

       

      • Page Street Elementary � A Culture of Positive Change
        • Principal, Anne McLean gave a presentation on the impact Professional Learning Communities have made on Page Street Elementary
      • Professional Learning Communities (PLC) Update � Sue Hatley
      • Montgomery County Schools Strategic Plan � (Enclosure) � Dale Ellis - The Board approved the Strategic Plan.

      II. NC Public Schools Will Be Led by 21st Century Professionals

       
      III. NC Public School Students Will Be Healthy and Responsible
       
      • Montgomery County Schools Free Breakfast Update � (Enclosure 7) - Frank Fiorella, child nutrition director, gave the Board an update on the free breakfast initiative.  The Board approved the pilot to continue through the 2011-12 school year.
      • 2009-2010 Montgomery County Schools Dropout Report � (Enclosure 8)Ed Caldwell presented the dropout report to the Board.

      IV. Leadership Will Guide Innovation in NC Public Schools
       
      • Board Member Staff Development Opportunities � (Enclosure) - Dale Ellis - The majority of the Board voted to keep the current travel policy for board members.

      V. NC Public Schools Will be Governed and Supported by 21st Century Systems

       
               Policy and Regulations � (Enclosure 10) � Kevin Lancaster The Board approved the following policies:

      o   Policy Code 7240                   Drug-Free and Alcohol-Free Workplace

      o   Policy Code 7401                   School Bus Drivers

               Policy and Regulations � (Enclosure 11) � Kevin Lancaster First Reading

      o   Policy Code 4317-R               School Uniforms

      o   Policy Code 4400                   Attendance

               GovDeals.com � (Enclosure 12) � Bill Mingin

       

      VI. Superintendent�s Remarks

       

               Dale Ellis � (Enclosure) - Dr. Ellis commented on the current budget situations. Click HERE to review his prepared remarks.

       

      closed session for the purpose of DISCUSSING PERSONNEL [NC GENERAL STATUTE 143-318.11(a)(6)] .

       

       

      ADJOURNMENT � Chairman DeBerry

       

       

      NEXT MEETING

      • Monday, May 2, 2011, 6:30 p.m.

       

      CALENDAR ITEMS

      • Thursday, April 7, 2011, Noon � MCBOE visit to Page Street Elementary

       

Last Modified on April 7, 2011