A regular meeting of the Sulphur Springs ISD school board was held on Monday, February 10, 2020 in the Board Room of the Administration Building.
No one requested to address the Board.
Superintendent Michael Lamb gave an update on the Strategic Planning progress.
A public hearing was conducted for the 2018-2019 Texas Academic Performance Report.
Travis Primary presented on their Capturing Kids’ Hearts and DLE two-way program.
The SSHS Jazz Band performed several songs for the Board.
Spencer Emmert gave a presentation re: SSHS Band transportation needs.
CTE Officers from student organizations BPA, FCCLA, FFA, HOSA, and Skills USA made presentations to the Board re: their activities and achievements this year.
Rami Saad briefed the Board regarding the Enterprise Fleet Management vehicle replacement and management program.
Glynda Chester, SSISD Police Chief, presented a required report on racial profiling.
Kristin Monk and Josh Williams presented highlights of elementary and secondary campuses/programs.
Head Start items below were given to the Board for informational purposes.
- Head Start Director’s Report for January
- Policy Council Minutes for January
Along with routine matters, the following were approved:
Order of Election to call trustee election for Saturday, May 2, 2020.
Approval of the final Lamar Primary Turnaround Plan to be submitted to TEA.
Resolution 3-20 in support of implementing and continuing the Turnaround Plan for Lamar Primary.
Staff Development waiver application to TEA.
Modified Scheduled State Assessment Testing Days waiver application to TEA.
Early Retirement Notices
Nancy Harris Speech Therapist Dist-wide
Cheryl Blount Pre-K Teacher Douglass ECLC
Norman Sanders Campus Police Officer Middle School
Nickole Brown Kindergarten Teacher Lamar Primary
Justin Stout PE Teacher/Coach Middle School
Mary Kate Wilder English Teacher High School
Mary Ebarb Title I Aide Travis Primary
Sandra Nowlin SpEd Aide High School
Michael Rhodes Auto Tech Teacher High School (eff. for 2020-2021)