February 19, 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 .
Board Vice President, Linda Bryant was absent from the meeting. All other school board members were present for the board meeting held at Dunwoody Springs Elementary School.
Outstanding students, staff and/or schools were honored for state, national or international awards.
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.
|Approved||Minutes of the January 2015 Board Meetings|
|Approved||2014-2015, 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 Board Meeting Schedules|
|Approved||Course Proposals for Biochemistry and International Baccalaureate Chinese, Year One and Two, Literature and History of the New Testament Era|
|Approved||Course Proposals for Digital Media Arts|
|Approved||IB PYP Candidacy Application for Heards Ferry ES, High Point ES and Lake Forest ES|
|Approved||District Policy GAB-Employee/Student/Public-Non-Discrimination |
|Approved||Board Policy and Procedure GAMA – Employee Drug and Alcohol Testing|
|Approved||Board Policy JBC – School Admissions|
|Approved||Board Policy KMA – Public/Employee Use of Tobacco Products|
|Approved||Board Policy IJ – Program Evaluation|
|Approved||City of Sandy Springs Proposed Intergovernmental Agreement at Spalding Drive ES|
|Approved||RFP 406-15, Conley Hills ES Renovation Project|
|Approved||RFP 405-15, Love T. Nolan ES Renovation Project|
|Approved||RFP 409-15, Crabapple MS Renovation Project|
|Approved||RFP 407-15, Derrick Road ES Project|
|Approved||RFP 408-15, Esther Jackson ES Replacement Project|
|Approved||Phase 2 GMP Approval for Sandy Springs Charter MS Addition Project|
|Approved||South Fulton Elementary and Middle School Attendance Zone Redistricting Plan|
|Approved||Contracting Report for February 2015 for Items Between $100,000 and $1,000,000|
|Approved||IFB No. 126-15, Virtual Tutoring Services|
|Approved||IFB No. 130-15, Wide Area Network (WAN) Solution|
|Approved||Monthly Capital Programs Report|
After meeting in executive session, the board approved land, legal and/or personnel items, including changes on the personnel report.
Mari Early, from principal of Mt. Olive ES, to principal of the new College Park ES
Adrienne Grainger-Smith, from principal of Oak Knoll ES, to principal of Mt. Olive ES
Carlene Millen, from principal of Randolph ES, to Area Executive Director of the South Learning Community
Eric Hollinhead, from principal of Langston Hughes HS, to Area Executive Director of the Northwest Learning Community
Susan Young, Assistant Principal of Hapeville ES (retiring eff. 5/29/2015)
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
Policy Review Schedule
Board Policy ABBB – Exercise of the Fulton County Schools Charter System