OFFICIAL PROCEEDINGS OF THE

RICHLAND PARISH SCHOOL BOARD

 

Regular Session

 

 

The Richland Parish School Board met at its offices in Rayville, Louisiana, on Tuesday, June 8, 2010, at 6:00 p.m.

 

 

Agenda       Prayer and Pledge of Allegiance

Item 1

                                                                        ********

Agenda       Members present: Mr. Billy Calvert, Mr. Leonard

Item 2         Guine, Mr. Kevin Eppinette, Mrs. Patricia Jordan,

                  Mr. Danny Whitstine, Mr. Todd Weed, Mrs. Marie Lewis

                  Members absent: Mr. Robert Adams, Mrs. Sharon Jones

                 

                                                                        ********

Agenda       Mr. Whitstine moved, seconded by Mr. Calvert, to approve the agenda.

Item 3        

VOTE:  Yeas: All    Nays:  None        Absent:     Mr. Adams, Mrs. Jones                                                   

                                               

                                                                          ********    

Agenda        Mr. Whitstine moved, seconded by Mrs. Jones, to approve the May 11, 2010,

Item 4           Regular Session minutes before publishing in the Official Journal.

           

VOTE:       Yeas:    All         Nays:  None      Absent:  Mr. Adams, Mrs. Jones

 

                                                                        ********

Agenda        The board recognized Mrs. Connie Williams as the Region 8 Principal of the Year

Item 5          

                                                                        ********

Agenda       The board received information concerning the 2010 Spring Testing results.

Item 6          

                                                    ********

Agenda       Mr. Whitstine moved, seconded by Mr. Eppinette to approve the School Food Service‚Äôs request to increase meal prices.

Item 7

ROLL CALL VOTE:

                    Yeas:             Mr. Calvert, Mrs. Jordan, Mr. Whitstine, Mr. Eppinette, Mr. Weed, Mrs. Lewis         

                    Nays:             Mr. Guine

                    Abstain:        None

                    Absent:         Mr. Adams, Mrs. Jones

                                                   Motion Carried

 

                                                    ********

Agenda       The board reviewed the budget for 2009-2010;

Item 8        

                                                                        *********

Agenda       The board received information concerning a settlement offer in the lawsuit styled

Item 9           Livingston vs. RPSB;

                                                                         **********

Agenda   The board received information concerning the JAG programs;

Item 10

                                                                        ***********

 

Agenda   The board received information on prospective and active grants;           

Item 11

                                                                        ***********

Agenda   Mr. Guine moved, seconded by Mr. Eppinette to give permission to the

Item 12   Superintendent to sign the Official School Board Journal Certificate;

                 

VOTE:       Yeas:    All         Nays:  None      Absent:  Mr. Adams, Mrs. Jones

 

                                                                        ***********

 

Agenda      Mr. Eppinette moved, seconded by Mr. Calvert to approve an amendment to the

Item13       2009-2010 Pupil Progression Plan (Acceleration - High School Credit for Elementary Students) to Change the minimum requirements to at least 50% correct on the 8th grade GLE test for Mathematics and (2) of the other (3) indicators;

 

VOTE:       Yeas:    All         Nays:  None      Absent:  Mr. Adams, Mrs. Jones

 

                                                                        ***********

Agenda       Mr. Eppinette moved, seconded by Mr. Whitstine to approve the following personnel:

Item 14

                 

RETIREMENT:

 

 

 

 

Pailette, Sue

WF

Teacher

MES

6/3/10

RESIGNATIONS:

 

 

 

 

Read, Gloria

BF

Teacher

RES

5/21/10

Amos, Charles

WM

Teacher

MHS

5/28/10

Harvey, Allen

WM

Print Shop

CO

6/30/10

EXTENDED SICK LEAVE:

 

 

 

 

Hilburn, Kevin

WM

Teacher

RJH

4/1-30/10, 5/1-31/10

Wall-Byrnside, Cristy

WF

Teacher

DMS

5/6/10

Batchelor, Erica

WF

Teacher

RES

2/24/10, 3/2/10

Hines, Ona Jean

WF

Para

MES

4/9-23/10, 5/3-7/10

Cordell, Toni

WF

Teacher

RES

5/20/10 .5

LEAVE WITHOUT PAY:

 

 

 

Carter, Dale

WM

Bus Driver

CO

5/14/10

Danna, Pamela

WF

Teacher

RES

5/12/10 .46

Elzy, Jacinta

BF

Teacher

RCCA

5/3/10, 5/4/10 .21, 5/6/10, 5/18/10 .21, 5/19/10 .5

Furr, Mary

WF

Para

RJH

5/3/10 - 5/21/10

Gwin, Angel

WF

Teacher

MES

5/11/10 - 5/13/10

Hesser, Sam

WM

Bus Driver

CO

5/3&4/10,  5/13/10 .5, 5/14/10

Martin, Amanda

WF

Para

MES

5/14/10 .08, 5/17/10

Martinez, Heather

HF

Teacher

DES

5/3-19/10

Morgan, Amanda

WF

Para

RES

5/3/10 .71

Parker, Summer

WF

Teacher

RES

5/17/10 .36

Prewitt, Jamie

WF

Para

RES

5/12/10

Quinn, Erma

BF

Lunch Tech

RHS

5/15/10 .57

Rieger, Doris

WF

Para

RHS

5/17/10 .86, 5/18&19/10

Shivers, Connie

WF

Teacher

RES

5/10/10 .5

Thomas, Cathy

BF

Janitor

RHS

5/10/10

Washington, Kenyon

BF

Lunch Tech

DHS

5/7/10

Weed, Christerfer

WF

Clerk

DES

5/12/10 .5, 5/13&14/10

NEW HIRE:

 

 

 

 

Staten, Chyrisse

BF

Guidnc. Cnslr.

DHS

7/27/10 - 6/3/11

SUMMER SCHL TCHRS/PARAS:

 

 

 

 

Bridges, Alita

WF

Teacher

4th

 

Carlson, Kristie

WF

Teacher

4th

 

Fair, Rosa

BF

Teacher

4th

 

Guillot, Cindy

WF

Teacher

4th

 

Weed, Kim

WF

Teacher

4th

 

Davis, Peggy

BF

Para

4th

 

Jones, Bea

BF

Para

4th

 

Lawson, Kirktongya

BF

Para

4th

 

McDonald, Rosemary

WF

Para

4th

 

Wade, Lucille

WF

Para

4th

 

Finley, Mattie

BF

Teacher

8th

 

Grimes, Kenya

BF

Teacher

8th

 

Walters, Stephanie

WF

Teacher

8th

 

Grimes, Terrance

BM

Para

8th

 

Nash, Dwayne

BM

Para

8th

 

Robinson, Toni

BF

Para

8th

 

Gray, Ramona

BF

Teacher

GEE

ELA

Jones, Lynn

WF

Teacher

GEE

Math

Whitehead, Coby

WF

Teacher

GEE

Science

Martin, Debbie

WF

Teacher

GEE

Soc. Stud.

Herrington, Cristy

WF

Teacher

GEE

Sped. LAA2

CONTRACT RENEWALS:

 

 

 

 

Burdeaux, David

WM

JROTC Instructor

RHS

7/1/10 - 6/30/12**

Gallman, Harold

WM

Prsnl Dir/Sprvsr Child Welfare

CO

7/1/10 - 6/30/12

McDonald, Lee

WM

Sprvsr Voc Ed

RCCA

7/1/10 - 6/30/12

Watson, Tommy

WM

Ast Principal

DMS

7/1/10 - 6/30/12

** Correction from 1 year contract to 2 year contract

 

ROLL CALL VOTE:

                    Yeas:             Mr. Calvert, Mrs. Jordan, Mr. Guine, Mr. Whitstine, Mr. Eppinette

                    Nays:             None

                    Abstain:        Mr. Weed, Mrs. Lewis

                    Absent:         Mr. Adams, Mrs. Jones

                                                   Motion Carried

********

 

Agenda       The Board received the following monthly reports:

Item 15                                                                                                                        

                  a)   School Lunch

                  b)   Sales Tax Monthly Receipts

                  c)   Financial - General Fund

 

                                                                            ********

             ~~Mr. Eppinette moved, seconded by Mr. Whitstine to adjourn the meeting ~~

 

VOTE:       Yeas:    All         Nays:  None      Absent:  Mr. Adams, Mrs. Jones

 

 

____________________________________ 

CATHY STOCKTON, SECRETARY

RICHLAND PARISH SCHOOL BOARD

____________________________________

MARIE LEWIS, PRESIDENT

RICHLAND PARISH SCHOOL BOARD