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By Lacey Brewer (Ward Seven Tallassee City Schools Board Member)

Board Meeting - Oct. 22, 2019

Board officers were elected – Don Bryant, President and Rex Ledbetter, Vice President

Public comments were heard from Takisha Shealey

Bob Young updated the board on bond information.

The board entered into executive session.

The board exited the executive session and re-entered to the regular board meeting.

The board approved the minutes for September 11, 2019, September 12, 2019, September 19, 2019, and September 30, 2019 meetings.

The board approved the financial reports.

The board approved to remove Tallassee City School Board Policy 3.20 OMB Part 200 from the table.

The board approved Tallassee City School Board Policy 3.20 OMB Part 200 to be added to the Board Policy Manual.

The board approved the Sharp copier lease agreement between Southside Middle School and Best Copy Products, Inc. in the amount of $500.00 per month for 36 months from the state bid as submitted by Micah Cook, Southside Middle School Principal.

The board approved the 2020 board meeting schedule as submitted by Wade Shipman, Superintendent.

The board approved an agreement with the Alabama Association of School boards in the amount of $7,500.00 to complete a board policy review and update of the Tallassee City School’s Board of Education Policy Manual as submitted by Dr. Brock Nolin, Assistant Superintendent.

The board approved the change orders for the THS parking lot of $48,328.75.

The board approved band supplements.

The board approved the letter of assignment of Gina Hall for Professional Development Platform Services.

The board approved the rescinding of the resignation of Beth Timmerman from the Personnel Action Sheet recommended during the September 12,2019 meeting.

The board approved the Personnel Action Sheet as submitted by Wade Shipman, Superintendent.

Superintendent’s Report

Rex Ledbetter will be the board’s representative  at the annual convention December 5th – 7th.

School board academy achievements were recognized – Sonja Moore, Level 1, Kami Scarborough, Level 2, Rex Ledbetter and Sandra Patterson, Level 3.

Ms. Ghosh’s World Day will be November 6th.

ACT 5 year trends were distributed to board members.

State report cards were published and Tallassee City Schools received a B improving from last year.

Meeting adjourned.

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