The Jackson County Board of Education approved many items on the staff’s agenda at its meeting on Wednesday, June 9.
JCBOE has accepted the retirement of Donna Roden, CNP secretary at central office, and the retirement of Cynthia Hill, receptionist at central office.
He approved the resignation of Jim Smith, guard at Dutton School, Hannah Vann, teacher and basketball coach at Woodville High School, and Macey Machen, teacher in special education at Hollywood School.
The board approved several transfers, including the transfer of Devona Stiles from county-wide reading coach to elementary teacher at North Sand Mountain High School; Rhonda Higdon from a teacher at Skyline High School to an elementary teacher at North Sand Mountain High School; Marianne Rogers from teacher at Bryant School to 50% teacher and 50% media specialist to Bryant; Jordan McCarver from 33% teacher and 67% teaching aid at Skyline High School to high school math teacher at Section High School; Tabitha Arnold from 50% special education services teacher in Flat Rock and 50% special education teacher at North Sand Mountain High School to special education services teacher in Flat Rock; Amanda Adkins from County Special Service Nurse to County Special Service Nurse, one year only; Jamie Darwin from principal at Woodville High School to principal at Pisgah High School; John Prestidge from Principal of Pisgah High School to Principal of Woodville High School; Jason Davidson, from director of the Earnest Pruett Center of Technology to career technical supervisor; Michael Counts, from Professional Agriculture Professor at Skyline to Career Technical Coordinator; Mycale Wilborn from teacher in Rosalie to teacher at Pisgah High School; Dana Peacock from four hour babysitter at North Jackson High School to four hour babysitter at Bridgeport Elementary School; Melanie Davis from Countywide Educational Assistant to the Child Nutrition Officer at Bridgeport Elementary School; Suzanne York County School Assistant to Elementary Teacher at Pisgah Secondary School; Trey Gibson from a 50% teacher at Pisgah High School to a teacher at Woodville High School; Darby Cisco from Macedonian school teacher to county-wide reading coach; Woody Beard from a teacher at Pisgah High School to a high school math teacher at Woodville High School; Sings Starkey from a special education services teacher at Rosalie School to a special education services teacher at Pisgah High School.
The board approved the following jobs; Kaitlyn Ikard as a county-wide speech-language pathologist; Timothy Bible as a teacher at Bridgeport Middle School; Dianna Davis as a 7 hour CNP employee at Hollywood School; Jacey Hill as a special education services teacher at Stevenson Middle School; Beth Casey as a preschool teacher at Bryant School; Sheree Farmer as an elementary teacher in Bryant; Megan Sharp as a 50% elementary teacher at Dutton School; Bailey Lakin as an elementary teacher in the Secondary School Section; Robbin Lynn as a county-wide special services nurse / aide; Lesley Summers as a teacher at Stevenson Elementary School; Kelsey Stevens as a 50% special education teacher in Macedonia; Jennifer Garner as a county-wide school bus driver; Kristen Seale as a teacher at Bridgeport Elementary School; Charles Poole as a 50% physical education teacher at Bridgeport Elementary School; Nancy Gaddis, Michelle Willis, Kristy Dobbins and Sylvia Nerche as 21st CCLC summer program staff; Kami Dave, Taylor Bradford, Amanda Giles, Destiney Freeman, Jordan Guffey, Hunter Hall and Cindy Whigham as summer school assistants; Scott Clifton as science teacher at WHS; Felica Heard as a special education teacher at Rosalie; Matt Sanders as a WHS football coach; Amy Hardin as a special education services teacher at WHS; Vic Griggs as a 50% high school science teacher in the High School Section; Rahley Hesse as a math teacher at Stevenson Middle School and Kyle Crabtree as a teacher at the NJHS.
The following training missions have been approved; Susan Hall as an assistant track coach at North Sand Mountain High School; Joey Rowell as the college boys’ basketball head coach at Skyline High School; Joey Rowell as the junior college boys basketball coach at Skyline High School; Joey Rowell as the high school boys’ basketball coach at Skyline High School; Kyle Nix for the junior high softball supplement; Brittany Bozarth as NJHS non-teaching cheering assistant coach; Melissa Brown as an assistant volleyball coach at North Jackson High School; Hunter Steele as an assistant football coach at North Jackson High School; Kyle Crabtree as assistant football coach at North Jackson High School; Woody Beard as Head Coach of Girls’ Basketball at Woodville High School and Brett Haynes as Assistant Coach of Baseball at Section High School.