Board Briefs

February 10, 2015

 

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 Videostreaming website.

 

ROLL CALL

All  school board members were present for the work session held at the school system's Administrative Center.

 

WORKSHOPS

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

Charter System Update

Fulton Connect Update

 

RECOGNITIONS

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

 

PUBLIC COMMENT

The board held a public comment session to hear from constituents and employees.

 

AGENDA ITEMS AND ACTIONS

The board took action on the following agenda items. Those indicated as first read, second read, tabled, etc., are still under discussion by the school board with action planned at a later meeting.

Annexation Resolution

Board Resolution to Modify DOE FY15 Capital Outlay Application for Banneker HS CTE Addition

 

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

New Hire

Candace Ford, from Psychologist at Gwinnet Co Schools, to Executive Director of Counseling, Psychology and Social Work

Promotions

Alexandra Bates, from Interim Principal at Westlake HS, to principal at Westlake HS

Ava Debro, from Program Specialist, School Improvement Grant, to Assistant Principal at Banneker HS

 

INFORMATION REPORTS TO THE BOARD

Field Trip Report for February 2015

Employee Travel Report for February 2015

Contracting Report for February 2015 for Items Between $25,000 and $99,999.99

Change Order Report for Errors, Omissions and Unforeseen Conditions