Published by Laurie Pender on May 10, 2017
Cumberland County Board of Education
The Cumberland County Board of Education met in regular session on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 6:30 p.m., in the Central Services Board Room, with the following board members present: Carrie Sutton, Susan Williams, Porcha McMillan, Donna Vann, Greg West, Judy Musgrave, Rudy Tatum, Alicia Chisolm and Peggy Hall. Others present were Superintendent Frank Till, Associate Superintendents Tim Kinlaw, Betty Musselwhite, Clyde Locklear, Allison Violette, Ruben Reyes, Ron Phipps and Mary Black; Board Attorney David Phillips; Ft. Bragg representative, representatives of the principals association, media representative, district PTA representative, representatives of the NCAEOP, representatives of retired CCS employees associations, representatives from Communities in School and representatives of the teacher assistants association.
The Board RECOGNIZED the following student for Amazing Acts of Character:
Ja’Brilyn Chandler – Westover High School
Anthony Rhem Sabrina Smith Ralph Molina Carmella McKeller
ADOPTION OF AGENDA
Upon motion by Donna Vann, seconded by Susan Williams, the agenda was adopted unanimously.
Chairman Greg West called for a motion to approve the CONSENT AGENDA.
Upon motion by Peggy Hall, seconded by Judy Musgrave, the following Consent Agenda items were approved unanimously by the Board:
a) CONSIDER Approval of the Minutes of the March 14, 2017, Board Meeting
b) CONSIDER Approval of Release of Certain Students
c) CONSIDER Approval of Personnel as recommended by the Personnel Committee
d) CONSIDER Approval of Leaves of Absence and Special Leaves of Absence as recommended by the Personnel Committee
e) CONSIDER Approval of Administrative Recommendations as recommended by the Personnel Committee
f) CONSIDER Approval of Budget Amendments as recommended by the Finance Committee
g) CONSIDER Approval of the Annual Audit Contract Award as recommended by the Finance Committee
h) CONSIDER Approval of Request to Increase the Meal Price for 2017-2018 as recommended by the Auxiliary Services Committee
i) CONSIDER Approval of Right-of-Way Agreement to NCDOT adjoining New Century Middle as recommended by the Auxiliary Services Committee
DISCUSSION AGENDA: Curriculum Committee Report – Judy Musgrave
DISCUSSION AGENDA: Personnel Committee Report – Donna Vann
DISCUSSION AGENDA: Auxiliary Services Committee Report – Rudy Tatum
DISCUSSION AGENDA: Student Services Committee Report – Alicia Chisolm
DISCUSSION AGENDA: Budget Committee Report – Carrie Sutton
DISCUSSION AGENDA: Policy Committee Report – Peggy Hall
DISCUSSION AGENDA: Legislative Committee Report – Porcha McMillan (shared that plans are in the making for ‘Town Hall’ meetings)
13.01 CONSIDER Approval of Reappointment of Mrs. Delores Ingram to the FTCC Board of Trustees
14.01 Superintendent’s Update – Dr. Frank Till
14.02 Board Members’ Update
14.03 Chairman’s Update – Greg West
Mr. West congratulated our many award recipients tonight. In addition, he thanked our students and citizens for attending tonight’s meeting and hopes to see everyone again at our May 9th meeting.
Before adjourning, on behalf of the board, Mr. West publicly congratulated Dr. Till for being named the NCASA’s Raymond Sarbaugh award winner.
With no further business, the meeting was adjourned at 7:00 pm.
Frank Till, Superintendent