• Board Notes from the Board of Education Meeting
    March 1, 2010



    ·         Call to Order and Adoption of Agenda –Chair Steve DeBerry

    ·         Opening Devotional

    ·         Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America – Green Ridge Elementary – Drason Little, Anna Wolf        





    • Resolution of Esteem for former Educational Personnel
      • Louise A. Hancock
    • Southeastern District All-District Honor Band
      • Monica Hassell – 8th Grade, East Middle School
    •  2010 North Carolina Region IV Science Fair o   Lindsay Davis – 6th grade, East Middle School – First Place in the Technology and Engineering Category

    o   Chris Smith – 7th grade, East Middle School – First Place in the Earth and Environmental Science Category

    o   Zane Grey – 6th grade, East Middle School – Competed in the Physical Science Category


    • 2010 Spelling Bee Winners and Runner-Ups – School Level
      • Emilio Jaimes          5th Grade        Candor Elementary School
      • Dillon McNeill           5th Grade        Candor Elementary School
      • Marissa Alvarez       8th Grade        East Middle School
      • Evelyn Munoz           7th Grade        East Middle School
      • Lori White                 5th Grade        Green Ridge Elementary School
      • Drason Little             5th Grade        Green Ridge Elementary School
      • Mason Coble            4th Grade        Mt. Gilead Elementary School
      • Damon McCallum    5th Grade        Mt. Gilead Elementary School
      • Savana Harris          3rd Grade        Page Street Elementary School
      • Owen Whitesell        5th Grade        Page Street Elementary School
      • Meredith Hinshaw    5th Grade        Star Elementary School
      • Leo Lopez                5th Grade        Star Elementary School
      • Deanna Klass          7th Grade        West Middle School
      • Jacob Vang             8th Grade        West Middle School

    • 2010 Montgomery County Schools Spelling Bee Champion and Runner-Up
      •  Drason Little – 5th Grade, Green Ridge Elementary School – Champion
      •  Evelyn Munoz – 7th Grade, East Middle School – Runner-Up 

    • NCSBA Academy for School Board Member Recognitions


    • 2010 A. Craig Phillips North Carolina Superintendent of the Year
      • State Superintendent, June Atkinson
      • Jim Brady and Phil Kirk, Brady Energy
    • Board Minutes – Regular Meeting - February 8, 2010
    • Personnel and Auxiliary Reports    Kevin Lancaster


    I.  NC Public Schools Will Produce Globally Competitive Students


    • Curriculum Focus – Sue Hatley
      • Green Ridge Elementary – “Optimizing Student Success Through Collaborative Problem Solving” - Donna Kennedy, Terry Jordan, Katie Tucker, Patrice Monroe

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

    III. NC Public School Students Will Be Healthy and Responsible
    • School Resource Officer Agreement Update – Kevin Lancaster

    IV. Leadership Will Guide Innovation in NC Public School

    • Montgomery County Schools Core Values (Motivated to Achieve, Child Centered, Service Driven) – Donna Peters Action Item

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


    • Auditors Contract – Kathy Johnson Action Item
    • Policies and Regulations Codes – Kevin Lancaster Action Item

    o   *Policy Code 1310/4002 Parental Involvement

    o   Policy Code 1610/7800 Professional and Staff Development

    o   Policy Code 2600           Consultants to the Board

    o   Policy Code 3120           Lesson Planning

    o   Policy Code 3200           Selection of Textbooks and Supplementary Materials

    o   Policy Code 3220           Technology in the Educational Program

    o   Policy Code 3410           Testing and Assessment Program

    o   *Policy Code 3460        Graduation Requirements

    o   Policy Code 4100           Age Requirements for Initial Entry

    o   Policy Code 4120           Domicile or Residency Requirements

    o   Policy Code 4130           Discretionary Admission

    o   *Policy Code 7410        Career Status

    o   Policy Code 7425           School Administrator Contracts

    o   Policy Code 7510           Leave of Absence

    o   Policy Code 7810           Evaluation of Licensed Employees

    o   Policy Code 7811           Action Plans for Licensed Employees

    o   Policy Code 7930           Professional Employees: Demotion and Dismissal

    o   Policy Code 8325           Daily Deposits

    o   Policy Code 9010           Site Selection

    o   Policy Code 9020           Facility Design

    o   Policy Code 9110           Selection and Use of Architects and Engineers

    o   Policy Code 9210           Care and Maintenance of Grounds and Outdoor Equipment

    o   Policy Code 9400            Sale and Disposal of Board-Owned Real Property


    *Policies Removed From Action Recommendation Due to Additional Updates – Added to First Reading 3/1/2010

    • Policies and Regulations Codes – Kevin Lancaster First Reading

    o   Policy Code 1310/4002 – Parental Involvement

    o   Policy Code 2116           – Removal From Office

    o   Policy Code 2123           – Board Members Opportunities for  Development

    o   Policy Code 3320-R       – School Trips

    o   Policy Code 3420           – Student Progression and Placement

    o   Policy Code 3460           – Graduation Requirements

    o   Policy Code 3470/4305 – Alternative Learning Programs/Schools

    o   Policy Code 4130-R       – Discretionary Admission

    o   Policy Code 4140   DELETE – Appeal of Admission Decisions

    o   Policy Code 4353           – Long-Term Suspension, 365 Days Suspension, Expulsion

    o   Policy Code 4361  DELETE – Appeals of Long-Term or 365 Day Suspensions

    o   Policy Code 4370          – Student Discipline Hearing Procedures

    o   Policy Code 5000          – Schools and the Community

    o   Policy Code 6523  DELETE – Use of Computers

    o   Policy Code 7410          – Career Status

    o   Policy Code 7820          – Personnel Files

    o   Policy Code 7950  NEW – Probationary Teachers: Nonrenewal        


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


    ADJOURNMENT – Chairman DeBerry





    • Monday, April 12, 2010, Regular Meeting 6:30 p.m.  





    • March 18, 2010, 12:00 p.m., MCBOE Visit to Page Street Elementary
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