March 25, 2004
The Smyth County School Board met today with the following members present: Jesse Choate, Laura Hall, Roger Nipper, Charles Doane, Jerry Catron, and Kimberly Clark. This was a called, joint meeting beginning at 7:30 P.M., with the Smyth County School Board and the Smyth County Board of Supervisors to discuss the 2004-2005 school board budget.
Mr. Sullivan reviewed with both boards some of the successes of Smyth County schools.
Mr. Sullivan gave a brief update of the status of the state budget.
Mr. Sullivan presented increases in the 2004-2005 budget over the 2003-2004 adopted budget and the reasons for the increases.
Mr. Sullivan compared 2003-2004 revenue and expenditures figures with the proposed 2004-2005 revenue and expenditures figures.
Mr. Sullivan reviewed with both boards efforts to adjust and monitor spending.
The meeting was then adjourned.