Board Briefs

June 9, 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.



Linda Bryant and Katie Reeves were absent. All other school board members were present for the work session held at the school system's North Learning Center.



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

Strategic Initiative Management Quarterly Update

Office of Information Technology Strategic Plan Update

FY2016 Internal Audit Plan



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



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            IFB 419-15, Westlake HS Site Storage Construction

Approved            IFB 195-15, Oak Knoll Reroofing Project

Approved            SS 738-15 Teach to One: New Classrooms/Bear Creek Middle School

Approved            Final Approval of FY 2016 Budget


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



Rob Anderson, from Acting Deputy Superintendent of Academics, to Deputy Superintendent of Academics

Tessa Barbazon, from Program Administrator, to Coordinator of Guidance and Counseling

Vijay Purugulla, from Director, STEM, to Executive Manager, Office of the Superintendent

Hardray Dumas, from Instructional Coach, Love T. Nolan ES, to Assistant Principal, Parklane ES

DeShunta Hawkins, from CST, Oak Knoll ES, to Assistant Principal, Mt. Olive ES

Carmen Hurst, from Administrative Assistant, Webb Bridge MS, to Assistant Principal, Webb Bridge MS

James Payne, from Assistant Principal, Renaissance ES, to Principal, Liberty Point ES

Suzette Payne, from IST, Flat Shoals, to Assistant Principal, Hamilton E. Holmes ES


New Hires

Kimberly Gore, from Director at the Department of Juvenile Justice, to Coordinator of Exceptional Children

Shateena Brown, from Principal, John Love ES, Jacksonville, FL, to Principal, Hamilton E. Holmes ES

Tricia Rock, from Principal, Panorama MS, Colorado Springs, CO, to Principal, Renaissance MS



Jessie Ivey, Coordinator, Exceptional Children (eff. 6/30/2015)

Robert Morales, CFO (eff. 6/30/2015)

Scott Muri, Deputy Superintendent of Academics (eff. 6/30/2015)

Harvey Oaxaca, Principal, Lake Forest ES (eff. 6/30/2015)

Angela Sampson, Assistant Principal, Taylor Road MS (eff. 6/26/2015)




Field Trip Report for June 2015

Employee Travel Report for June 2015

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

Change Order Report for Errors, Omissions and Unforeseen Conditions