Pickens County Board of Education May 2019
I. Call to Order
III. Pledge of Allegiance
IV. Approval of Agenda
V. Student Recognition
A. Young Georgia Authors Writing Competition (D. Burton)
The purpose of the Young Georgia Authors writing competition is to encourage students to develop enthusiasm for and expertise in their writing, to provide a context to celebrate their writing successes, and to recognize student achievement in arts and academics.
This prestigious competition has been engaging Georgia students for more than two decades and is open to any student currently enrolled in Georgia public schools K-12. The competition is sponsored by the Georgia Language Arts Supervisors and the Georgia RESA Network with support from the Georgia Department of Education.
B. Hermann Wins Farm Bureau Essay Contest (C. Thompson)
Julie Hermann recently won the Farm Bureau Essay Contest at our local agency as well as the District 1 level.
C. JMS Stock Market Game Team Takes 1st Place in Region (C. Thompson)
Congratulations to Jasper Middle School Stock Market Game Team for winning 1st place at region competition.
VI. Superintendent Reports
A. Financial Update (A. Smith)
B. Attendance Update (T. Young)
Staff - Tate Elementary 95.76%
Student - Jasper Middle School 96.09
C. Operations and Construction (T. Young)
VII. Action Items
A. Approval of Personnel
Report #1 | #2
B. Approval of Start & End Times Per School (C. Wilson)
Remain the same as this year PDF
C. Approval of Minutes
D. Approval of Surplus
VIII. Board Comments