Joaquin ISD Board Meeting: April 17

Minutes of School Board Meeting

April 17, 2017

  1. The Joaquin ISD School Board met tonight in regular session at 6:00 p.m. in the Joaquin Boardroom

with the following members present: Chrisco Bragg, Tam Hearnsberger, Thomas Harvey, Jimmy Hamilton, and Jeff Cater.

Board members absent:  Ronnie Belrose and Bill Mason, Jr.

Guest(s) Present: Desere Cooper, Student

Joaquin ISD Employee(s) Present: Phil Worsham, Superintendent; Joel Bumback, Director of Finance; Sherry Scruggs, Elementary Principal;  Bert Coan, Assistant Elementary Principal; Donna Vergo, Human

Resources; Steven McCann, Women’s Athletic Director; Wade Lawson, Men’s Athletic Director; Lynn Silvey, Teacher; Terry Gray, Jr. High Principal; Jimmy Jackson, High School Principal

 

Chrisco Bragg, President, called the meeting to order at 6:00 p.m.

  1. The invocation was led by Chrisco Bragg, and the Pledge of Allegiance to the United States of America by Thomas Harvey, and the Pledge of Allegiance to the Texas Flag was led by Jeff Cater.
  2. Audience Participation – None
  3. Report/Information items:
    1. High School UIL Academic and Athletic Spotlight
    2. Review Monthly Financial Reports – Joel Bumback, Director of Finance
    3. May 6th  School Board Election
    4. TASB Spring Board workshop in Nacogdoches
    5. District of Innovation Update
    6. Correspondence
  4. Agenda Items for discussion, consideration, and possible action:
    1. It was moved by Tam Hearnsberger, and seconded by Jeff Cater, to approve the previous meetings minutes.  Following discussion, a vote was taken on the motion.  It carried unanimously.
  5. The board entered closed session in accordance with the Texas Open Meetings Act, Texas Government Code Section 551.074 at :40 p.m. on April 17, 2017.
    1. Enter closed session under Texas Government Codes §551.074, §551.127, §551.129 (See Attached Code)
      1. Resignations, hiring and Contracts – Texas Government Code Section 551.077
        1. Resignations and Retirements

 

      1. Teacher Contracts

 

 

  1. Extension of 1st  year probationary contracts to 2nd year
  2. Extension of 2nd year probationary contracts to 3rd year
  3. Extension of 3rd  year probationary contracts to 4th year
  4. Extension of 4th year probationary to Term Contract
  5. Term Contracts

 

  1. The board entered open session in accordance with the Texas Open Meetings Act at :51 p.m. on April 17, 2017. Agenda Items for discussion, consideration, and possible action:
    1. It was moved by Jimmy Hamilton, and seconded by Thomas Harvey, to confirm the resignation of Christy Brittain.  Following discussion, a vote was taken on the motion.  It carried unanimously.
    2. It was moved by Jeff Cater, and seconded by Tam Hearnsberger, to approve contracts for the attached list of Teachers.  Following discussion, a vote was taken on the motion.  It carried unanimously.
  2. Chrisco Bragg, Board President, asked for items to be placed on the next board agenda.
  3. Designation of date and time of next meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Joaquin ISD

May 15, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.

  1. With no further business on the agenda the meeting was adjourned at 7:53 p.m.

 

 

 

       
   

 

 

Chrisco Bragg, President                                                     Tam Hearnsberger, Secretary

 

2017-2018 Contract Recommendations

2nd Year Probationary Contract

RACHEL

BAGLEY

 

 

TAYLOR

BARLOW

 

 

TRACY

BRYANT

 

 

3rd Year Probationary Contract

HEAVEN

UMBRELL

 

 

DEBORAH

DERBONNE

 

 

4th Year Probationary Contract

KATHY

BRITTAIN

 

 

MICHAEL

LAWSON

 

 

Probationary to Term

MADISON

JONES

 

 

AMANDA

RUSSELL

 

 

Term

 

 

 

LAVAUNDA

ADAMS

ROBIN

JACKSON

DAWN RENEE'

ALEXANDER

JARED

JONES

DEBRA

BARR

VERA

KNIGHT

SARAH

BARTON

MARK

LAWRENCE

LISA

BARTON

LORI

MAY

MINDY

BRAGG

ANN

MCDANIEL

REGINA

BRAZZEL

RONDALYN

NEAL

KEVIN

CATES

CARRIE

OBREGON

KATHRYN

COCKRELL

RODNEY

PRNKA

YESENIA

CORRALES

ASHLEY

RAMBIN

BILLY

CRAVEY

ANGELA

SHAHAN

AMANDA

FREEMAN

SHARRON

SHANZ

CASEY

GAMBLE

DANA

SILVEY

APRIL

GATES

MONICA

SMITH

AMBER

GRAVES

MARILYN

STEWART

JENNIFER

GROVES

KASI

TRENT

TAMMY

HAMILTON

TROY

VANCE

STEPHANIE

HARKNESS

SHELLI

VAUGHN

TARA

HARRIS

RUSTY

WILSON

WHITNEY

HOOPER

RONNIE

WOLFE

MARY

HOVEY

RONNA

YATES

TRINA

HUGHES