Minutes of the December 17, 2007 Smyth County School Meeting

The Smyth County School Board met today at noon for a legislative luncheon meeting. The Smyth County Board of Supervisors' members and state legislators were invited to attend. The following board members were present: Laura Hall, Jesse Choate, Susan Sneed, and Jerry Catron. Kimberly Clark, Charles Doane, and Roger Nipper were absent. The meeting was held at the Smyth Career & Technology Center, Room #7, 147 Fox Valley Road, Marion, Virginia.

The legislative luncheon was held as part of the "VSBA Take Your Legislator to School Month."

Laura Hall, Chairperson of the Smyth County School Board, and Dr. Michael Robinson, Superintendent, welcomed everyone and thanked the school for preparing the luncheon.

Dr. Robinson thanked the Smyth County Board of Supervisors for their support, discussed some accomplishments of Smyth County Schools, and some upcoming legislative issues. He invited everyone to the Public Hearing on the fiscal year 2009 budget on Monday, January 21, 2008, and to the Facility Study Charrettes in January, 2008.

None of the state legislators were able to attend the luncheon.

The meeting adjourned.