istanbul evden eve nakliyat evden eve nakliyat





School Board Briefs :: June 4, 2013
PDF Print E-mail



BOARD REVIEW for June 4, 2013

The Lexington City Board of Education held its regular monthly meeting on June 4, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. in the Administrative Office located at 1010 Fair St.., Lexington, NC.  At that time they considered the following items:


            I.          Spotlight on People and Programs

                        The Board recognized Lexington City Council member Frank Callicutt.

                        A.        Elementary Battle of the Books Competition

                                    Charles England School’s Team 2 was the winner of the E-BoB competition that took place on May 24th at First United Methodist Church in a competition against 5 other teams, 2 each from each of the 3 elementary schools.  Team members included Team Captain Moses Mendez, Shontez Davis, Xavier Dupree, Austin Petitt, Edwin Silvas-Rivera, Nicholas Turner and Alondra Luna.

                        B.        Recognition of LCS Retirees

                              The Board honored those who are retiring this year from service of LCS.  Retirees included Ellen Garner, Instructional Management Coordinator with LSHS; Coy Hepler, Custodian for LSHS; Frank Mabry, Careers at LMS; Belinda MacKinstry, Kindergarten teacher with S. Lexington; Elizabeth (Libby) Samuels, Pre-K teacher at S. Lexington; and Donald Whetzel, ESL teacher with LSHS.

           II.          Consent Agenda – The consent agenda was approved.

  1. Overnight Field Trip Request
  2. Substitutes
  3. Child Nutrition Purchase Bids
  4. Student Placement

         III.          Appearance by Citizen(s) – No citizens requested to address the Board.

         IV.          City Council Meeting – No school related business was discussed in the May 13th meeting.

           V.          Closed Session

         VI.          Personnel – The personnel items were approved.

                        A.        New Personnel

                        B.        Contract for Donnie Holt to continue the Males Only Service Club

                        C.        Administrative Transfers

        VII.          Business and Finance

                         A.        Monthly Financial Report

                                    Shelly Gentle presented the monthly budget update.

                        B.        Budget Amendments – The budget amendments were approved.

                        C.        Approval of Continuing Budget Resolution – The Continuing Budget Resolution was approved.

                        D.        Child Nutrition Lunch Prices – The increase in student lunch prices was approved.

                        E.        Capital Outlay Update

      VIII.          Buildings & Grounds

                        A.        Pickett Renovation Project – The Motion to Continue was approved that would allow the architects to develop plans for the proposed renovations to Pickett.

                        B.        Southwest Parking Lot Bid Approval – Danny Norman with Ramsey, Burgin, and Smith Architects reported that bids have been received for the proposed parking lot at Southwest.  The winning bid came in at $149,900. 

         IX.          Board of Education

                        A.        LCS Career Technical Plan – Nicole Piggott reported on the LCS Career Technical Plan

                        B.        Title I Plan – Ms. Piggott updated the Board on the status of the Title I Plan

                        C.        Title II (Beginning Teacher Support) – Ms. Piggott reported on Title II.

                        D.        Title III (ESL) – Patti Kroh reported on Title III

                        E.        Exceptional Children’s Grant (includes Pre-K) – Mr. Kroh gave a presentation on the testing results of the EC Program.

                        F.         CIPP Plan – Mr. Kroh reported on the CIPP Plan

           X.          Superintendent

                        A.        End of the Year Celebration – Mr. Kriesky invited the Board to attend the End of the Year Celebration that will take place on June 11th.

                        B.        Reminder of Upcoming Board Meetings

                                    1.         June 18, 2013 – Special Called Board Meeting

                                    2.         July Board Meeting to be held on July 16, 2013

Last Updated ( Wednesday, 05 June 2013 09:55 )