Minutes of the January 17, 2007 Smyth County School Board Retreat

Marion, Virginia

The Smyth County School Board met today at the General Francis Marion Hotel, 109 East Main Street, Marion, Virginia, at 9:00 A.M., with all members present for a school board retreat.

Rodney Young, an attorney with the The Education Law Group, Timberlake, Smith, Thomas & Moses, P.C., provided a PowerPoint presentation and a question and answer period for the board.

Dr. Robinson and the school board discussed a process for updating the Smyth County Public School's Policy Manual, the school board's involvement in the Six-Year Improvement Plan, the possibility of conducting a facility study, the possibility of learning more about a funding plan for construction/renovation being used in Roanoke County, and the budget.

The retreat adjourned.