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Board Briefs from Regular Meeting of Sulphur Springs ISD School Board on February 8th, 2021

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A regular meeting of the Sulphur Springs ISD school board was held on Monday,

February 8, 2021 in the Board Room of the Administration Building.

 

PUBLIC FORUM

Timothy Perkins addressed the Board about his concerns re: iPad use by young children.

A public hearing was conducted for the 2019-2020 Texas Academic Performance Report.

A public hearing was conducted re: Hazel Health telemedicine services for SSISD students.

 

ADMINISTRATIVE REPORTS

SSISD Police Chief Glynda Chester presented a required report on racial profiling. The SSISD police department does not make traffic stops a priority, so files an exemption for the report.

CTE Officers from student organizations BPA, FCCLA, FFA, HOSA, and Skills USA made presentations to the Board re: their activities and achievements this year.

Josh Williams presented TASB Localized Policy Manual Update 116.  The update will be presented for approval of local policies at the March board meeting.

Head Start items below were given to the Board for informational purposes.

  • Head Start Director’s Report for January
  • Policy Council Minutes for January
  • Head Start Financial Report for January

 

ACTION ITEMS

Along with routine matters, the following were approved:

Election Order calling for a May 1, 2021 school board trustee election for two trustee positions.

Utilizing Hazel Health telemedicine services for SSISD students.

Application to TEA for a Foreign Exchange Student Waiver, limiting the number to 5 students.

 

PERSONNEL

Resignations

Ashley Gilstrap            SpEd Aide                               High School

Crusita Maldonado      SpEd Aide                               Austin Academic Center

 

New Personnel

Brandy Fisher             Instructional Aide                    Austin Academic Center

Jenifer Maldonado      SpEd Aide                               Austin Academic Center

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