Latta School Board Meets
The Latta School Board of Trustees met for the regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, June 12, at 6:30 p.m. in the District Administration Conference Room. Notices of the meeting were duly exercised and published per school board policy.
Trustees present were: Kyle Berry, Edward Bethea, Janice Boatwright, Betty Jo Johnson, Kenneth Kitts, and Eddie Watson. Linda James was absent.
Chair Betty Jo Johnson welcomed all present and Dr. Kirby opened with prayer. The school levels Honor Roll Teachers of the Year were introduced to the board by Martha Heyward. They are as follows: Latta Early Childhood Center-Megan Bley, Latta Elementary- Robin Morris and Latta Middle- Kimberly Gledura. Valeria Hyatt, Latta High Honor Roll Teacher was unable to attend the meeting.
There being no corrections or additions to the May 8, 2012 minutes; Chair Johnson ruled that they stand approved.
A motion was made by Eddie Watson and seconded by Kyle Berry to approve the JROTC’s trip to Washington. Vote was unanimous.
The Board received as information letters from two parents in regards to out of district students was made by Edward Bethea and seconded by Kenneth Kitts. Vote was unanimous.
Donna Taylor presented the following:
1) A status report on the General Fund budget.
2) 2012-2013 school year balanced budget for seconded reading. Motion was made by Edward Bethea and seconded by Eddie Watson to approve the second reading of the budget as presented. Vote was unanimous.
Chair Betty Jo Johnson signed documentation as certification of approval for flexibility in funding and staffing for the 2011-2012 school year.
There being no further business, a motion to adjourn was made by Kenneth Kitts and seconded by Eddie Watson. Vote was unanimous.