August 11, 2016

Board Briefs is an unofficial summary of school board actions. Board discussion and agenda items are posted on the BoardDocs website and the video and audio files of the meeting can be accessed by going to the Board Meetings Video streaming website.


Board members Gail Dean and Catherine Maddox were absent.  All other school board members were present for the board meeting held at the North Learning Center.



The school board heard presentations on the following workshop topic(s):


Back-to-school Update



Outstanding students, staff and/or schools were honored for state, national or international awards.


After meeting in executive session, the board approved land, legal and/or personnel items, including changes on the personnel report.


Robert Abernathy, from School Psychologist at North Springs HS to Coordinator of Compliance/Legal

Melanie Barrow, from Program Specialist, SEC Compliance to Coordinator of Compliance/Legal

Patrice Dawkins-Jackson, from Administrative Assistant at Lake Windward ES to AP at Sandy Springs MS

Danielle Miller, from CST at Lake Forest ES to AP at Lake Forest ES

Daphney Mills, from CST at College Park ES to AP at Stonewall Tell ES

Dionne Young, from Administrative Assistant at Bear Creek MS to AP at Woodland MS


New Hires

Gyimah Whitaker, from Assistant Superintendent of Learning and Teaching, Atlanta Public Schools to Area Executive Director in the South Learning Community

William Zwingmann, from AP Carroll County Schools to AP at Sandtown MS


Damian Bounds, AP at Centennial HS (eff. 07/22/2016)

Caitlin Day-Lewis, Coordinator, Project Management (eff. 07/26/2016)

Robin Elder, AP at Stonewall Tell ES (eff. 07/19/2016)

Kimberly Mobley, AP at Woodland MS (eff. 07/22/2016)

Travis Sadler, AP at Langston Hughes HS (eff. 06/30/2016)

Connie Spellman-Reliford, AP at Sandtown MS (eff. 08/12/2016)



Field Trip Report for August 2016

Contracting Report for August 2016 for Items Between $25,000 and $99,999.99

Change Order Report for Errors, Omissions and Unforeseen Conditions