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Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Macon County Board of Education 02-25-2013

Macon County Board of Education 
Photo by Bobby Coggins

The Macon County Board of Education met last night at 6:30 pm at the main office located on the Old Murphy Road. The video of that meeting is above and a version of the agenda is below. I also recorded the budget work session they had before the meeting and will be processing that video as soon as I can.

Here is a brief look at some of the items the Board of Education discussed and acted upon last night:


•National Board Certified Renewals
•New Energy Savings


•Franklin High School Agriculture Department

Consent Agenda

•Personnel Status Changes
•Overnight or Out of District Trip Requests


•Cartoogechaye Elementary Jump Rope 4 Heart
•Franklin High School Golf Fundraiser
•Macon Early College PTSO Fundraising
•Macon Middle School Fundraising (MMS Girls Soccer/MMS Band Talent Show)
•Mountain View Intermediate Fundraising
•South Macon Elementary Jump Rope 4 Heart
•South Macon Elementary 2013-2014 Student Handbook
•Transportation Contract
•Amendament to Policy #421-Medication Administration (2nd Reading)
•Community Corrections School Partnership MOU (Memorandum of Understanding)
•Revision to Professional Standards of Conduct and Performance for Macon County SchoolSystem Employees Policy
•Social Networking Policy (1st Reading)

Building and Grounds

•Highlands Baseball Facilities

Business and Finance

•Fund redistributions

••FHS General-Lockers-Parking
••FHS General-Drug Testing

•Permission to Request Bids for Mowing Services

Board of Education Information

•Discussion Items
••Relay for Life EGG-stravaganza
••Joint Session with County Commission (this will take place at 6 pm Tues, Feb 26, 2013 at the Macon Bank Corporate Center)

Superintendent Information

•Coming Events

Closed Session

•None at the time the agenda was released