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WS/FCS Board of Education meets Tuesday, March 14

To see a copy of the board book for this meeting, please click here.

March 14, 2017 – The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Board of Education met Tuesday, March 14 as part of its regular schedule.  The meeting was held in the auditorium of the Education Building, 4801 Bethania Station Road, Winston-Salem, N.C. 27105.

The board recognized:

A Focus on Core Values: High Expectations, Future City National Awards, Best Residential Zone & Best Use of
Renewable Energy, Hanes Magnet School
John Boyd, Teacher
Stephanie Pellet, Coach
Rajesh Kapileshwari, Engineer Mentor
May Cheron
Kiran Kapileshwari
Vidhi Patel
Jake Prince
Simran Vadgama
Arya Vinod

NCHSAA 1A State Swimming 100 Meter Breaststroke Champion,
Dylan Fore, Atkins A&T High School

NCHSAA 4A State Indoor Track High Jump Champion, Seth Clyburn,
West Forsyth High School

NCHSAA 4A State Indoor Track Shotput Champion, Austin Harrison,
West Forsyth High School

NCHSAA 4A State Indoor Track 1600 Meter Run Champion, Cameron
Ponder, Mount Tabor High School

NCHSAA 4A State Indoor Track 1600 Meter Run Champion, Isabel
Zimmermann, Reagan High School

NCHSAA 4A State Indoor Track Boys 4 x 200 Meter Relay Champions,
Parkland High School
Savien Hayes
Trequan Barnes
Joseph Littlejohn
Justen Burnette
NCHSAA 4A State 152 lb. Wrestling Champion, Keon Muckelvene,
West Forsyth High School

NCHSAA 4A Duel Team Wrestling State Champions, West Forsyth
High School

2017 NCTIES Outstanding Leader Award, Kevin Sherrill

 

The board discussed and approved:

Project Impact Grant Contracts for 2017-18

a contract for Jeff Mack Author Visit

an Institute for Student Achievement Contract that fulfills requirements of Carver's SIG Grant

the Crosby Scholars Contract

a tutoring contract with Grace Presbyterian Church

Stormwater Control Measures Construction, Installation, Operations, and Maintenance at Paisley IB Magnet School 

eight architects for 2017 Bond Projects

Civil Engineers for the 2017 Bond Pedestrian and Traffic Projects

requistion of class size waivers from DPI

forgiving April 10 as a winter weather makeup day for students.