Minutes of the November 5th, 2004 meeting of the Smyth County School Board, as approved by the School Board at its November 8th, 2004 meeting

Marion, Virginia
November 5, 2004

The Smyth County School Board met today in a joint meeting with the Smyth County Board of Supervisors at 7:00 A.M., at the Chilhowie High School Library with the following members present: Jesse Choate, Laura Hall, Roger Nipper, Susan Sneed, Charles Doane, and Jerry Catron.

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

Mr. Choate, Chairman of the School Board, welcomed all that were present for this breakfast.

Mr. Sullivan explained that the purpose of this meeting was to dialogue and communicate with the legislators and board members. Some topics Mr. Sullivan reviewed were education, economy, and workforce development.

Senator Phillip Puckett and Delegate Joe Johnson made a few closing remarks regarding transportation, charter schools, and education in general.

Harold Slemp, Board Member, Smyth County Board of Supervisors, thanked all that were present for attending.

The meeting was then adjourned.