Board Meeting Notes

December 21, 2006


Mrs. Sue Helms, president, called the meeting of the Madison City Board of Education to order at 5:00 P.M. in the board room at the Teacher Resource Center and Central Office.


Mr. Bill Fuller, Madison resident, thanked Dr. Stephen Nowlin, for doing a superb job as interim superintendent.


The Board approved minutes from the meeting held on November 30, 2006. The Board also approved revisions to policy JAJ Student Code of Conduct; Madison City Schools Capital Plan, November 2006 financial statements, and personnel actions.


Dr. Nowlin presented the following policies for a first reading: JBCF - School Admission for Homeless, English Language Learners, Migrant, Neglected and Delinquent; JCEA Education for Homeless Children and Unaccompanied Youth Dispute Resolution Procedures; JAB Education for Homeless Children and Unaccompanied Youth; DM Reserve Funds; and DIA Budget and Financial Management Accounting and Reporting. 


Mrs. Helms thanked the Board for their efforts in the search for a superintendent for the school system. The board approved Dr. Dee Fowler as superintendent of the Madison City Schools pending contract negotiations. The next school board meeting was scheduled for January 4, 2006, at 5:00 P.M. at the Teacher Resource Center.