Board Meeting and HS Art Projects

On Tuesday, May 17, the EISD Board of Trustees held their regular monthly meeting. Reports were heard on the following topics:

  • PaySchools
  • EISD TAKS Compared with State
  • Preliminary Taxable Values in Henderson and Van Zandt Counties
  • 2009-2010 Final Summary of Finance
  • Special Education Contract with HCSSA
  • Letter of Approval from TEA for the Optional Flexible Year Program for 2011-2012
  • Audit Letter from TEA
  • TASB Letter
  • TASB Advocacy Letter
  • Enrollment and Attendance

The Board took action on the following items:

  • Approved the financial reports as presented
  • Approved a preliminary plan to reduce expenditures due to decreased state funding for 2011-2012
  • Approved a resolution to open a corporate account with Capital One
  • Approved bids for milk, ice cream, bread, and pizza for the 2011-2012 school years.
  • Approved the addition of 2 temporary custodial positions and 2 temporary maintenance positions for the summer months
  • Approved the Region 7 Education Service Center contracts for 2011-2012
  • Approved a resolution from the district’s tax attorney
  • Approved two refunds for over payments of taxes
  • Accepted the following resignations from EISD: Shannon Davidson, Jennifer Blake, Molly Taylor, Martha Ray, and Lea Ann Price.
  • Accepted the following resignations from HCSSA: Kathleen Deupree, Jackie Solomon, and Debra Futch
  • Employed the following personnel for the 2011-2012 school year: Molly Taylor, teacher; Adrianne McDonald, teacher/coach; Heath Ragle, teacher/coach
  • Accepted the recommendation for auxilliary personnel as presented.
  • Accepted the student transfer list as presented.

The High School art classes have just completed their first projects in ceramics. Below are some pictures of the projects:

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