Month: March 2013

March School Board Meeting

The Smackover School District Board of Directors met in regular session on Tuesday, March 12.  Highlights from the meeting include:

  • Presentation was made by attorney Gene Bramblett, regarding a contract proposal for the incoming superintendent
  • A report on changes to the ALE program for the 2013-2014 school year was presented.
  • Approved the selection of math textbooks recommended by K-12 math teachers for textbook adoption.
  • Approved the proposed school calendar for the 2013-2014 school year.  This will be presented to the Personnel Policy Committees (PPCs) for review and response prior to final approval in April.
  • Approved the tentative addendum to the district bereavement policy.  This will be presented to the PPCs for review and response prior to final approval in April.
  • Information was presented about IRS regulations for booster clubs.
  • Announced that the current K-12 student enrollment was 787 students.
  • Discussed the licensed PPC salary proposal.
  • Recognized Tommy Norrell for his years of service on the Smackover School District Board of Directors.

Mark Your Calendars

Please mark your calendars with the following dates:

  • March 14:  Smackover Elementary School Spring Pictures and Class Pictures  (These are prepaid pictures.  Call the elementary office if you have not received a form.)
  • March 14:  3rd quarter report cards sent home
  • March 18-22:  Spring Break (No School)
  • March 29:  Good Friday (No School)