East Carroll Parish School Board

Regular Meeting 6:30 P.M.

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

 

Members present: Ms. Carolyn Ward, Mrs. Jacqueline Folks, Mr. Gene Edmondson, Mr. Roger Shoemaker, Mr. Ralph Coleman, Mrs. Georjean Jackson, Mrs. Harriet Bridges, Mr. Marion Carraway, Ms. Arlean Hampton

 

The regular meeting of East Carroll Parish School Board was called to order by Mrs. Georjean Jackson.

 

Invocation was given by Mr. Gene Edmondson and the Pledge of Allegiance was led by the audience.

 

Mr. Ralph Coleman moved, seconded by Mr. Roger Shoemaker to adopt the minutes of January 11, 2010 regular meeting.

 

MOTION PASSED

 

Dr. Voleria Millikin, Superintendent and Mrs. Clara Durr, Child Welfare and Attendance Supervisor, recognized the following Students-of- the-Year:

 

Elementary Division

Frances LaShay Promise           Winner              Northside Elementary

Le’Anquanek Marie Threats         Runner-Up         Southside Elementary

 

Middle School Division

Datria Shona Taylor                    Winner              Griffin Middle Academy

 

High School Division

Joslyn Frenae’ Allen                   Winner              Lake Providence Senior High

 

Mr. Gene Edmondson moved, seconded by Mr. Ralph Coleman to approve the Property Insurance in the amount of $56,664.

 

MOTION PASSED

 

Mr. Ralph Coleman moved, seconded by Mrs. Jackie Folks to approve the Ag Day Safety programs for 5th graders and Pre-K-2nd graders for the school year 2011-2012

 

MOTION PASSED

 

Ms. Arlean Hampton moved, seconded by Ms. Carolyn Ward to adopt a resolution for ”Operation Clean Sweep.”  See Attachment 1

 

MOTION PASSED

 

The school board heard presentations from architects of Herbert Land Architects Inc. and Walter Meredith for its upcoming facility repairs.

 

Mr. Ralph Coleman moved, seconded by Ms. Carolyn Ward to move into executive session to discuss a personnel issue.

 

Opposed: Harriet Bridges and Gene Edmondson

 

MOTION PASSED

 

Mrs. Harriet Bridges moved, seconded by Mr. Gene Edmondson to move back into the regular session.

 

MOTION PASSED

 

Mr. Gene Edmondson moved, seconded by Mr. Ralph Coleman to adjourn the regular school board meeting.

 

MOTION PASSED