March School Board Meetings

The Smackover School District Board of Directors met in regular session on Monday, March 17, 2014 in Hobgood Auditorium.  Highlights from the meeting include:

  • Recognized Mrs. Judy Doherty as the Teacher of the Month.  Mrs. Doherty was described as a patients, dedicated and organized teacher who loves her students and has concern for them both academically and socially.
  • Recognized Willie Manning as the Student of the Month.  Willie was congratulated on his accomplishments at SHS and for exhibiting outstanding leadership qualities.
  • Heard a presentation from the Superintendent regarding the proposed merger proposal with the Norphlet School District.
  • Approved addendums to the elementary school handbook.
  • Accepted the resignation of one employee.


Mrs. Judy Doherty with School Board President Joe Bates

The Smackover School District met in a special called meeting on Wednesday, March 19, 2014.  Highlights from the meeting include:

  • Approved an Agreement for Voluntary Annexation of the Norphlet School District into the Smackover School District.
  • Approved the Petition for Annexation.
  • Approved the Publication of Notice of Intent to File Application.
  • Authorized the Superintendent of Schools to file petition with the State Board of Education.
  • Hired Candis Langley and Michelle Martisek as school nurses.
  • Accepted the resignation of one employee.

The Smackover School Board of Directors meets in regular session on the third Monday of every month in the board room of the Central Office at 5:30 pm.  The public is invited to attend.