Minutes of the February 24th, 2004 meeting of the Smyth County School Board, as approved by the School Board at its March 8th, 2004 meeting

Marion, Virginia
February 24, 2004

The Smyth County School Board met today for a called meeting at 5:00 P.M., with the following members present: Jesse Choate, Laura Hall, Roger Nipper, Charles Doane, and Jerry Catron. The purpose of this meeting was to discuss the Key Work of School Boards and a budget development update.

The agenda was approved as presented on motion by Mr. Doane, seconded by Mr. Catron.

The board heard a presentation from Laura Hall on the Key Work of School Boards. The board has scheduled to meet on the Key Work of School Boards again in March.

The board reviewed a policy revision on overtime work/compensation. On motion by Mr. Nipper, seconded by Mr. Catron, the board voted to remove Addendum #58 as stated in the policy manual and replace it with policy revision 4.13 Overtime Work/Compensation and approve the new time sheets with the stated changes.

Mr. Sullivan reviewed 2004-2005 school board/superintendent goals and priorities.

The board received copies of revenue comparisons for 2004-2005.

Mr. Sullivan reviewed with the board a list of estimated new expenditures, possible staff additions, and reductions for the 2004-2005 school year.

Mr. Sullivan reported on the cost of a health insurance premium supplement for the next school year.

The board decided to reschedule the joint budget committee meeting with the Smyth County Board of Supervisors that was scheduled for Thursday, February 26, 2004, at 5:30 P.M.

On motion by Mr. Catron, seconded by Mr. Nipper, the meeting was then adjourned.