East Carroll Parish School Board

Regular Meeting 6:30 P.M.

Tuesday, February 2, 2010

 

Members Present:

Mr. Gene Edmondson, Mrs. Georjean Jackson, Mr. Ralph Coleman, Mr. Glenn Dixon, Mrs. Harriett Bridges, Mr. Roger Shoemaker, and Mrs. Evangelia Fields

 

Members Absent:

Rev. Tommy McKeel and Mrs. Fannie Hawkins

 

The regular meeting of the East Carroll School Board was called to order by President, Mr. Glen Dixon.

 

Invocation was given and the pledge of allegiance led by Mr. Glen Dixon.

 

Visitors were welcomed.

 

Mr. Gene Edmondson moved, seconded by Mrs. Georjean Jackson moved to accept the resignation of Mr. Raul Alday, teacher at Lake Providence Senior High.

 

MOTION PASSED

 

Superintendent, Dr. Voleria Millikin and Mrs. Clara Durr, Child Welfare and Attendance Supervisor, presented plaques to the students of the year and runners-up. They are the following:

 

Elementary

Iesha Monique Barnes Kiara Celeste Newton

Winner

1st Runner-up

Jeremy Derrell Gatlin

2nd Runner-up

Junior High

Tierra Rencha Lane

Winner

Wanda Denise Vasser

Runner-Up

High School

Jocelyn Jones

Winner

 

Mrs. Georjean Jackson moved, seconded by Mr. Ralph Coleman to join the awareness campaign for the 2010 Census.

 

MOTION PASSED

 

Donna Lee-Chair of LSU Ag Center introduced the new 4-H leader for East Carroll Parish, Ms. Cynthia Pierfax.

 

Mr. Ralph Coleman moved, seconded by Mr. Gene Edmondson to accept the Broker's National Edge Premier Dental Insurance Plan with a $2,000 maximum benefit for the 2010 plan year.

 

Mrs. Georjean Jackson abstained

 

MOTION PASSED

 

Mr. Ralph Coleman moved, seconded by Mr. Gene Edmondson to grant Keith Walley permission to sell voluntary term life insurance in the schools.

 

MOTION PASSED

 

Mrs. Evangelia Fields moved, seconded by Mr. Gene Edmondson to sell AFLAC Insurance during open enrollment.

 

Mrs. Georjean Jackson opposed.

 

MOTION PASSED

 

Mr. Gene Edmondson moved, seconded by Mrs. Harriet Bridges to change spring break to March 29 through April 1.

 

MOTION PASSED

 

Mr. Gene Edmondson moved, seconded by Mrs. Evangelia Fields to approve the amendment to the Investment Agreement for Education Excellence Funds.

 

Opposed: Mr. Ralph Coleman, Mrs. Georjean Jackson

 

MOTION PASSED

 

Mrs. Evangelia Fields moved, seconded by Mr. Gene Edmondson to approve the Louisiana Compliance Questionnaire.

 

MOTION PASSED

 

Mrs. Evangelia Fields moved, seconded by Mrs. Harriet Bridges to approve the property insurance quote from LARMA.

 

MOTION PASSED

 

Mrs. Evangelia Fields moved, seconded by Mr. Gene Edmondson to approve the following policies:

 

a.  Investments

b.  Bids and Quotations

c.  Fire Protection

f.   Student Wellness

d.  Curriculum

g.  Student Records

e.  Student Driver Training

 

MOTION PASSED

 

Mr. Gene Edmondson moved, seconded by Mrs. Evangelia Fields to adjourn.

 

MOTION PASSED

 

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Mr. Glenn Dixon, President

East Carroll School Board

 

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Dr. Voleria Millikin, Superintendent

East Carroll Parish Schools