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WS/FCS Board of Education Meets Nov. 27, 2018

NOVEMBER 27, 2018 - The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Board of Education met on Tuesday, Nov. 27 at 6:30 p.m. inside the auditorium of the Education Building located at 4801 Bethania Station Road in Winston-Salem. The meeting was preceded by a meeting of the board's building and grounds and policy committees. 

The board recognized: 

2018 Holiday Card Winners                                                                         

Dana Caudill Jones’ Choice

      Alyssa Young, Grade 5, Diggs-Latham Elementary

      Amanda Gordon, Art Teacher

Robert Barr’s Choice

      Grace Johnson, Grade 5, Southwest Elementary

      Tamara Cables, Art Teacher

Lida Calvert-Hayes’ Choice

      Makenzie Akins, Grade 8, Southeast Middle

      Denise Kanir, Art Teacher

Lori Goins Clark’s Choice

      Saraiyah Abreu, Grade 5, Kimmel Farm Elementary

      Joanna Portis, Art Teacher

Vic Johnson’s Choice

      Ellie Hobbs, Grade 8, Southeast Middle

      Diahann Betzner-Tabor, Art Teacher

Elisabeth Motsinger’s Choice

      Kalina Bassett, Grade K, Children’s Center

      Carolyn Archie, Art Teacher

Marilyn Parker’s Choice

      Michele Viola, Grade 12, Reagan High

      Jennifer Willard, Art Teacher

David Singletary’s Choice

      Emma Mikita, Grade 9, East Forsyth High

      Terri Hester, Art Teacher

Deanna Taylor’s Choice

      Amya Lyles, Grade 12, Atkins A&T High

      Janet Blakely, Art Teacher

Beverly Emory’s Choice

      Arden Gentry, Grade 12, Career Center

      Andrea Raines, Art Teacher

Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Board of Education Outgoing Members

Robert Barr, 2014-2018

David Singletary, 2014-2018

Deanna Taylor, 2014-2018

Marilyn Parker, 1998-2014, 2017-2018

Victor Johnson, Jr., 1997-2018

 The board discussed:

  1. 2018-19 Staff Calendar Addendum for Child Nutrition
  2. John F. Kennedy Program Changes
  3. Philo-Hill Magnet Academy Program Changes
  4. Building and Grounds Committee Report                        
  5. Policy Committee Report
  6. Curriculum Committee Report

The board gave its approval of:

  1. Addendum to Staff Calendar for 10-month Salaried Child Nutrition Personnel
  2. John F. Kennedy Program Changes
  3. Philo-Hill Magnet Academy Program Changes
  4. 2019-20 High School Course Recommendations
  5. CT3 Professional Development Contract for CLMS
  6. EduLead Professional Development Contract
  7. School Improvement Plans for Low-Performing Schools
  8. Budget Amendment #2 and Transfer #2
  9. Revised Policy 5143, Wellness Policy
  10. Name for Middle School on Robinhood Road
  11. Middle School Controlled Access Systems
  12. Consent Agenda Items - Meeting Minutes for November 13, 2018 & General Personnel Report