January 15, 2007

     A regular meeting of the Collinsville Independent School District Board of Trustees was held on Monday, January 15, 2007 at 7:00 p.m. in the Superintendent’s Office, 500 Reeves Street, Collinsville, Texas.

     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, Randy Adams, and Grady Fails.  Mindy Kerr and Larry Kittrell were absent at this time.  Others present were:  Superintendent, Tim Wright; High School Principal and Technology Director, Ken Kemp; Elementary Principal, Cindy Brown; and Athletic Director, Danny David.      

Invocation:  Invocation was given by Johnny Lee Godsey. 

Larry Kittrell is now present at 7:10 p.m.


Citizen Participation:  There was no citizen participation.


Minutes:  A motion was made by Darryl Carney and seconded by Randy Adams to approve the minutes of the December 18, 2006, regular meeting.  The motion carried 6-0.


Financial Review:  Mr. Wright reviewed the finances with the Board.


Administrators Reports:

Cindy Brown reported that everything is going well at the elementary. 

Ken Kemp said that everything is going well at the high school.    

Danny David reported that basketball is going in full force and now powerlifting and track is also starting up.       

            Mr. Wright updated the Board on the auditorium and told the Board that the new bus has now arrived.    


Enrollment:  Total enrollment for the district is 625 with 338 in elementary and 287 in high school.


Executive Session:  The Board went into executive session at 7:31 p.m. for the purpose of personnel authorized by Section 550.074 of the Texas Government Code.  The Board returned to regular session at 10:01 p.m.  No action was taken at this time.


Superintendent’s Contract:   A motion was made by Johnny Lee Godsey and seconded by Larry Kittrell to extend Mr. Wright’s contract one year.  The motion carried 6-0.


Adjourn:  A motion was made by Grady Fails and seconded by Larry Kittrell  to adjourn at 10:05 p.m.  The motion carried 6-0.  The meeting was adjourned at 10:05 p.m. by President, Grady Fails with six members present and Mindy Kerr absent. There were no objections.



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President - Grady Fails                                                             Secretary – Mindy Kerr

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