October 16, 2006
A regular meeting of the Collinsville Independent School District Board of Trustees was held on Monday,
16, 2006 at 7:00 p.m. in the Superintendent’s Office,
The meeting was called to order by President, Grady Fails.
Quorum was established with the following members present: Johnny Lee Godsey, Donita Byrom, Darryl Carney, Larry Kittrell, Randy Adams, and Grady Fails. Mindy Kerr was absent at this time. Others present were: Superintendent, Tim Wright; High School Principal and Technology Director, Ken Kemp; Elementary Principal, Cindy Brown; Athletic Director, Danny David; Business Manager, Karen Shotwell, Carrie Lewter, Mr. and Mrs. Freddy Vest, Mark Teel, Wayne McCorkle, Lisa VanHooser, John Lahr, Brandon White, Gary Sorrell, and Dennis Eichelbaum.
Invocation: Invocation was given by Tim Wright.
Citizen Participation: Mark Teel addressed the Board concerning the dress code. Mr. Vest told the Board that he appreciated the way the school and the community had treated his family.
Minutes: A motion was made by Darryl Carney and seconded by Johnny Lee Godsey to approve the minutes of the September 18, 2006, regular meeting. The motion carried 6-0.
Financial Review: Mr. Wright reviewed the finances with the Board.
Activity Account Signatures: A motion was made by Johnny Lee Godsey and seconded by Larry Kittrell to approve the resolution from Independent Bank to remove Neal Harrison and add Kenyon Kemp as a signature for the Student Activity Account. The motion carried 6-0.
2005-06 Fiscal Audit: A motion was made by Johnny Lee Godsey and seconded by Darryl Carney to approve the 2005-06 fiscal audit as presented. The motion carried 6-0.
Ken Kemp reported as Technology Director that technology is running at 100%. Mr. Kemp informed the Board that we have a national scholar at the high school.
Cindy Brown reported about the Fall Festival that is coming up.
Danny David reported that football and volleyball are going well.
Enrollment: Total enrollment for the district is 632 with 346 in elementary and 286 in high school.
Legal Counsel: Dennis Eichelbaum did a presentation for the Board about his firm.
A motion was made by Johnny Lee Godsey and seconded by Darryl Carney to approve Abernathy, Roeder, Boyd, and Joplin as the District’s Attorneys. The motion carried 6-0.
Sports Complex: The Board discussed the
Mr. Wright discussed the Bus incident on highway 377 and the bus repairs to bus #4. Mr. Wright discussed the need for an additional maintenance person and the need for a LVN.
Adjourn: A motion was made by Johnny Lee Godsey and seconded by Larry Kittrell to adjourn at 8:15 p.m. The motion carried 6-0. The meeting was adjourned at 9:00 p.m. by President, Grady Fails with six members present and Mindy Kerr absent. There were no objections.
President – Grady Fails Secretary – Mindy Kerr
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